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  • Trespassing charges against protesters dismissed

    Prosecutors have dismissed charges against protesters who were arrested at the Maine governor's mansion for trespassing. The Kennebec Journal reports charges against the remaining 15 defendants were dismissed Thursday after

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  • Judge drops charges against Schlitterbahn owners

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A Kansas judge dismissed charges Friday in the criminal case against Schlitterbahn owners Jeff Henry, John Schooley and the construction company. The defendants both faced second-degree murder, aggravated child endangerment and aggravated battery charges. On Thursday defense attorneys argued the judge should dismiss the case. The defendants claimed a Travel Channel video about Verruckt, which was shown to the grand jury, gave false impressions about how the attraction...

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  • In pictures: Haiti anti-government protests

    The government's new economic and anti-corruption measures fail to stop new opposition protests.

    BBC News