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  • Couple Who Fled to Cuba with Kids Discuss Plot in Jailhouse Video

    Couple Who Fled to Cuba with Kids Discuss Plot in Jailhouse Video

    (TAMPA, Fla.) — The Tampa, Fla., couple accused of kidnapping their sons and fleeing to Cuba were caught on surveillance videos in their holding cell hugging and kissing and apparently discussing their defense, according to new evidence released by prosecutors. Joshua and Sharyn Hakken were charged with kidnapping, interference with child custody, and neglect in April after they allegedly kidnapped their 2- and 4-year-old sons from the boys’ maternal grandparents and set sail to Cuba on their boat. The surveillance videos were released earlier this week by prosecutors, who plan to present it as evidence when the two go on… Read more

  • Small business took center stage Tuesday

    SANFORD–The crowd was smaller, but the vendors and those who attended the 25th annual Small Business Expo, seemed to have enjoyed the day with samples, information, freebies, and networking. The Expo, held in May for 24 consecutive years, was postpone this year, and held in September because of the many events held in May. Some merchants said they liked the new Expo, especially the Business to Business reception the day before. They said it gave them an opportunity to meet the business owners and learn about their products & services before the crowds kept them busy on Expo day. Organizers… Read more

  • Tyler Farr, Love and Theft and Cassadee Pope Singing for Grand Ole Opry's New York City Concert Series

    Tyler Farr, Love and Theft and Cassadee Pope Singing for Grand Ole Opry's New York City Concert Series

    The Grand Ole Opry is teaming up with Southwest Airlines to launch a new country music concert series in New York City’s Bryant Park.  Nashville’s New Music in New York kicks off September 30 with a performance from Tyler Farr.  Love and Theft is lined up for an October 3 slot, and Cassadee Pope has signed on to perform October 7. The concerts are part of the Grand Ole Opry’s upcoming 88th birthday bash. One of the Opry’s signature microphones and a replica of the famed circle of wood at the center stage of the Opry House will be used… Read more

  • Tyler Farr, Love and Theft and Cassadee Pope Singing for Grand Ole Opry's New York City Concert Series

    Tyler Farr, Love and Theft and Cassadee Pope Singing for Grand Ole Opry's New York City Concert Series

    The Grand Ole Opry is teaming up with Southwest Airlines to launch a new country music concert series in New York City’s Bryant Park.  Nashville’s New Music in New York kicks off September 30 with a performance from Tyler Farr.  Love and Theft is lined up for an October 3 slot, and Cassadee Pope has signed on to perform October 7. The concerts are part of the Grand Ole Opry’s upcoming 88th birthday bash. One of the Opry’s signature microphones and a replica of the famed circle of wood at the center stage of the Opry House will be used… Read more

  • Cops Nab Two Oklahoma Prison Inmates Who Escaped During Transport

    Cops Nab Two Oklahoma Prison Inmates Who Escaped During Transport

    (WEATHERFORD, Okla.) — Two prison inmates in Oklahoma who escaped during transport when guards left their van unattended were captured Tuesday evening after a manhunt, police said. There were 11 prisoners in total and two guards on the transport van when one prisoner complained of anxiety and chest pain, authorities said. The guards made a detour to the Weatherford Hospital in Weatherford, Okla. The guards and three of the prisoners went inside, leaving eight of the prisoners in the van, police said. That’s when one of the prisoners hopped into the driver’s seat and drove off along with seven others…. Read more

  • California Law Says All Websites Must Give Minors Option to Delete User Activity

    California Law Says All Websites Must Give Minors Option to Delete User Activity

    (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) — Posting spring break photos on Facebook. Watching Battlefield Earth on Netflix. Tweeting anything with #YOLO. These are just a handful of things people have done on the Internet that they may regret in the future. But a new California law is giving young people the chance to scrub their online activity clean. An addendum to SB 568, sponsored by California State Sen. Darrell Steinberg, compels online companies and app developers to give minors (defined as anyone younger than 18 years old) the ability to remove any of their online content. The law also says that it’s acceptable… Read more

  • New York Man Faces Charges After 3-Year-Old Girl Dies in Sofa Bed

    New York Man Faces Charges After 3-Year-Old Girl Dies in Sofa Bed

    (NEW YORK) — A New York City man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 3-year-old girl who authorities said was smothered over the weekend when she became trapped inside a sofa bed. Mohamed Barry, 50, told police he briefly left his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter, Aissante Diallo, and two other children, ages 5 and 10 years old, unattended inside a Harlem apartment, a New York Police Department spokesman told ABC News. The 3-year-old and the 10-year-old became trapped in the pull-out bed, according to police. The 10-year-old was able to escape, but police said the 3-year-old likely… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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