California Governor Newsom Announces 7 Appointments

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Governor Gavin Newsom announced the following appointments: Katie D. James, 51, of Woodland, has been appointed Chief of the Office of Victim Services at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, where she has...
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Colorado Governor: New VIZIO Tech Innovation Office

Denver Expansion Office Begins Recruitment of 100 New Tech Employees DENVER, CO (STL.News) Governor Jared Polis and the Office of Economic Development and International Trade announced that VIZIO (NYSE: VZIO), the American-based television innovator, has selected...
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DC Health & DC Central Kitchen Team Up For WIC Benefits

DC Health and DC Central Kitchen Team Up to Make WIC Benefits Available at DC Corner Stores Three Corner Stores in Wards 7 and 8 Now Accepting WIC Benefits Washington, DC (STL.News) As of April 1, 2021, for the first time in the District, three DC corner stores began...
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DC Government Services for DC Emancipation Day

Washington, DC (STL.News) On Friday, April 16, 2021, the District Government will observe DC Emancipation Day.  While some services will be affected, many District employees will continue serving to maintain essential District operations. WHAT’S OPEN ON FRIDAY,...
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Bernard Wright Who Attempted to Murder Sentenced

Gaffney Man, William Bernard Wright Who Attempted to Murder SC Highway Patrolman Sentenced to Prison Columbia, S.C (STL.News) Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett Dehart announced today that William Bernard Wright, a/k/a “Willie” Wright, a/k/a “Quentin...
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Two Western Kentucky Men Plead Guilty To Oil And Gas Fraud

Two Western Kentucky Men Plead Guilty To Oil And Gas Fraud BOWLING GREEN, KY (STL.News) Two western Kentucky men, Stacy Scott Phelps and James Michael Harper, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and wire fraud in connection with their operation of Phoenix...
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St.Louis: Joe King Sentenced For Enticing Illinois Minor

St.Louis Man, Joe King Sentenced to 12 Years In Prison For Enticing Illinois Minor, Traveling to Engage in Illicit Secual Conduct Belleville, IL (STL.News) Earlier today, Joseph L. Hughes, a/k/a “Joe King,” 29, of St. Louis, Missouri, was sentenced to 149 months in...
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William Ellis Sentenced For Enticement Of A Minor

William Ellis Sentenced To 10 Years For Enticement Of A Minor To Engage In Sexual Activity GREENEVILLE, TE (STL.News) On April 15, 2021, William Charles Ellis, 51, currently of Jonesborough, Tennessee, was sentenced by the Honorable R. Leon Jordan, in the United States...
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United States District Court Orders Forfeiture of Real Estate

United States District Court Orders Forfeiture of Real Estate Purchased by Mexican Cartel Leader Rafael Caro Quintero with Proceeds of His Drug Trafficking Organization Caro Quintero Was Previously Indicted in the Eastern District of New York for Leading a Continuing...
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DC Mayor Bowser Statement on the Markup of H.R. 51

Washington, DC (STL.News) Mayor Muriel Bowser issued the following statement after the House Committee on Oversight and Reform held a markup of the Washington, D.C. Admission Act (H.R. 51), sending it to the House floor for consideration: “As we get ready to...
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