May 20, 2022

Why Is Tennessee Looking for a Crypto Custody Service Provider?

Bitcoin medals, in Washington, on June 17, 2014. (Karen Bleier/AFP via Getty Images) The Tennessee Department of Treasury is seeking vendors who can manage cryptocurrency on their behalf. In a request for proposals (RFP) letter, the department said that Tennessee doesn’t possess cryptocurrencies at present, but is working to safely hold digital assets in the near…

Two Cops Shot at Chicago Hot Dog Stand, Suspect in Custody

Chicago police arrested a man who shot and wounded two officers at a hot dog stand. The shooting took place on the city’s west side in Lawndale. A man standing in line at the Original Maxwell Street hot dog stand on Independence Boulevard allegedly at about 3:3src a.m. Friday dropped a handgun out of his…

Virginia Tech-area hookah lounge murder suspect in custody, police say

Police in Virginia say the suspect accused of murdering one person and wounding four others in a shooting at a hookah lounge in Blacksburg late Friday night has been arrested. The suspect, identified as Jamel D. Flint, 24, of Roanoke, was apprehended Saturday following a manhunt, FOX station WFXR-TV of Roanoke reported. Details about the arrest […]

Ryan Rogers murder: Florida police identify suspect in custody after teen's 'deliberate' killing

Florida police say a 39-year-old “homeless drifter” is behind the killing of a teenage boy who went out for a bike ride two weeks ago and never came home. Police announced charges of first-degree premeditated murder against Semmie Lee Williams Thursday morning in the stabbing death of Ryan Rogers, 14, calling, the suspect a “dangerous […]

Biden Signs Executive Order To ‘Provide Voting Access’ To Citizens In Federal Custody

March 07, 2021 5:09 PM ET President Joe Biden signed an executive order Sunday that includes a provision to “provide voting access” to U.S. citizens in federal custody. “The order will promote voting access and allow all eligible Americans to participate in our democracy,” a release from the White House said. The order directs all…

‘Abolish ICE’ Philadelphia Released a Previously Deported Illegal Alien From Custody, Then He Raped a Child.

Two weeks ago Philadelphia city officials decided to end a long-standing contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcement. This week, an illegal alien who was released by local law enforcement officials pleaded guilty to unlawful reentry into the United States after being convicted of raping a child. The alien had an ICE detainer and officials let […]

Bundys in custody, one militant dead after gunfight near Burns | OregonLive.com

BURNS, Ore. — A small group of holdouts continued the tense standoff at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge on Thursday, one day after eight others abandoned the site as federal, state and local authorities tightened their grip on the armed occupation. Protester David Fry said in a video feed Wednesday night that he and four other people remain at […]

10 US Sailors, 2 US Navy Boats Reportedly Held In Iranian Custody

US Navy riverine patrol boats, of the kind detained by Iran on Tuesday. Ten American sailors are reportedly being held by Iran after two US Navy riverine patrol boats drifted into Iranian waters after experiencing mechanical difficulties. Iran had originally told the US that the sailors would be returned “promptly,” but officials now say that the […]

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