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Woman Charged With Killing Husband Gets Insurance

 SAN ANTONIO (AP) – A judge has awarded the payout of trucking magnate Bill Hall Jr.’s life insurance policy to Hall’s widow, who’s charged with murdering her husband. 126 more words

Texas

Violent Weekend In Juarez

Last weekend in Juarez was somewhat violent. There were at least 5 people murdered between Friday and Monday morning. Several were shootings in bars, others took place inside homes.   124 more words

Ciudad Juárez

Nicaragua Seems To Escape Problems Suffered By Its Neighbors...NPR w/ Corrections

NPR did post a bit of a correction in the online transcript (posted below) concerning the fact that the police had arrested 11 people accused of the attack on July 19 that killed 5. 312 more words

Immigration

H H HOLMES and Murder at Castle Holmes

(From the Odgen Standard – July 4, 1914)
Memory of Trap Doors, Secret Elevators and Stove, Wherein Bodies of Women Were Burned, Haunted Man for Nineteen Years. 2,085 more words

History

US Ambassador Visits Juarez; Human Heads Found In City; 5 Students & 2 Soldiers Dead In So. Chih.

During the day that US Ambassador Anthony Wayne visited Ciudad Juarez, two heads were found in garbage bags near a maquiladora on Avenida Talamas Camandari in the city.   277 more words

Ciudad Juárez

California man guilty in 1979 murder of nurse

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California man was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday in the 1979 slaying of a Canadian nurse he dated earlier that year. 165 more words

News

Protests Might Make a Difference - Stop the Brutality

Ferguson, Missouri, is a suburb of St. Louis. Two-thirds of its population of 21,203 is black, but four out of five city council members are white. 910 more words

Michael Brown

civilrightsactivist reblogged this on Civil Rights Advocacy and commented:

Racial Brutality. Injustice. This all must stop.
I think it's way past time for every police department in this country to look at the racial, gender, and sexual orientation make-up of their law enforcement team. Unless the team truly look like, experience and understand the people they serve, this type of brutality will continue.