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Former Stony Brook University Prof Pleads Guilty to Stealing Cancer Research Funds

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 1:30pm 1/18/2020 at 1:30pm

He allegedly used some of the money to pay his mortgage.

Newsday reports:

Ex-Stony Brook professor pleads guilty to stealing cancer research funds

A former professor at the medical school at Stony Brook University pleaded guilty Tuesday in connection with diverting $225,000 in grant money meant for cancer research to pay his mortgage and...

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DHS: Illegal Alien Raped and Murdered 92-year-old After NYPD Failed to Honor ICE Detainer

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/nyc-sanctuary-city-policy-under-fire
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 17, 2020 at 7:00am 1/17/2020 at 7:00am
https://www.foxnews.com/politics/nyc-sanctuary-city-policy-under-fire

An illegal alien has been arrested in the rape and murder of a 92-year-old woman in New York City. The suspect had been detained by the NYPD but was released prior to the crime despite an ICE detainer.

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IRS Agent Gets 8 Years in Prison After Conviction for Raping Drunk College Student at Gunpoint

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 10, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/10/2020 at 12:00pm

This story is every bit as insane as the headline suggests.

The Boston Herald reports:

IRS agent guilty of raping drunk college student at gunpoint gets 8 years

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NY Democrats Retreat on New Bail Reform Policy After National Criticism, Community Outrage

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 8:00pm 1/9/2020 at 8:00pm
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One week after New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) made declaring war on $30 Domino’s pizzas his first priority of the new year, he finally got back to the priorities that matter more to New Yorkers.

So, too, has New York’s Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D).

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Art Prof at Mount Holyoke College Charged With Attempted Murder

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 6, 2020 at 8:00am 1/6/2020 at 8:00am

This is reportedly a case of a spurned lover. Sounds a little crazy.

The College Fix reports:

Mount Holyoke College art professor charged with attempted murder

An art professor from Massachusetts’ Mount Holyoke College is under arrest for the late-December attempted murder of a peer who allegedly had spurned her affections.

According to the Daily...

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Former University of Portland Employee Pleads Not Guilty to Attacking College VP With Baseball Bat

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at 1:00pm 1/1/2020 at 1:00pm

This story is just as bizarre as the headline suggests.

Oregon Live reports:

Ex-University of Portland employee pleads not guilty in baseball bat attack on college VP

A former University of Portland employee who was angry about how the college handled his daughter’s sexual assault allegation has pleaded not guilty to a single assault...

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Monsey, NY: Five People Stabbed During Hanukkah Celebration, Suspect Arrested

https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2019/12/29/monsey-new-york-synagogue-attack-suspect-arrested-harlem/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/29/2019 at 12:00pm
https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2019/12/29/monsey-new-york-synagogue-attack-suspect-arrested-harlem/

As Mary blogged earlier this week, New York City has seen an alarming rise in anti-Semitic attacks.  The most recent is a horrifying machete attack in Monsey, a town about an hour north of New York City, that left five people wounded.

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Indiana University Student Arrested Following String of Arsons on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/19/2019 at 12:00pm

Sounds like someone is due for a psychological evaluation.

The Indiana Daily Student reports:

IU senior arrested following string of arsons on campus

The Indiana University Police Department arrested an IU senior after investigating numerous campus arsons this month.

Alekhya Koppineni, 21, was charged Wednesday morning with 10 felony counts of arson, according to a...

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The reported violent racist physical assault you probably never heard about – Updated

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 5:00pm 11/27/2019 at 5:00pm
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An actress named Jennifer Agostini left a New York City bar in the early morning hours last weekend with friends when a mob yelling racial slurs allegedly attacked them.

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Masked Student Allegedly Armed With Knives Arrested During Conservative Event at Marquette U.

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 25, 2019 at 8:00am 11/25/2019 at 8:00am

Fortunately, police got involved here before anything weird could happen.

Campus Reform reports:

Armed and masked student arrested at Marquette University conservative event

A Marquette University student was arrested after police responded to reports of...

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Sweden: Violence-Ridden Malmo Has “More In Common With Baghdad Than With Other European Cities,” German State Broadcaster Admits

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvkxnFyl8PE
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 2:00pm 11/24/2019 at 2:00pm
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Sweden’s third-largest city Malmo is turning into a Third-World war zone, Germany’s state-owned Deutsche Welle admitted. Malmo, Sweden’s third-largest city, had “more in common with Baghdad than with other European cities,” the broadcaster reported on Saturday.

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Student Arrested at Syracuse U is Reportedly a Social Justice Activist

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 9:30am 11/24/2019 at 9:30am

Just days ago, Syracuse University’s chancellor said the school believes recent racist activity on campus was a hoax.

USA Today reports:

Arrest made at Syracuse, chancellor bows to student demands as racist hate incidents continue

The Syracuse Police Department has made an arrest after a series of new graffiti markings were discovered on school...

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University of Miami Expert on Money-Laundering Charged With Money-Laundering

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 8:00am 11/19/2019 at 8:00am

How ironic. If convicted, he is facing up to 20 years in prison.

The Miami New Times reports:

University of Miami Money-Laundering Expert Charged With Money Laundering

For years, Bruce M. Bagley has taught in the University of Miami’s International Studies program. He’s one of the nation’s foremost experts on money laundering in...

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Two Chemistry Professors in Arkansas Arrested on Suspicion of Making Meth

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 11:30am 11/16/2019 at 11:30am

This is like Breaking Bad in real life. To make matters worse, the alleged activity was happening in the school science center.

Action News JAX reports:

Two university chemistry professors arrested on suspicion of making meth

A pair of chemistry professors at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, were arrested on suspicion of manufacturing...

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Chronicle of a Porch Thief

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 7:00am 11/5/2019 at 7:00am
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This Atlantic article describes how home surveillance cameras have helped catch thieves who steal packages – predominantly Amazon packages – from porches in a San Francisco neighborhood. The attitude of the author is somewhat ambiguous, but as best I can determine she seems to lean slightly more towards sympathy with the...

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Vassar Students Tied up During Armed Robbery on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 11:30am 11/3/2019 at 11:30am

Crimes happen on college campuses all the time, but you don’t hear about armed robbers tying up their victims every day.

The Poughkeepsie Journal reports:

Vassar students bound in armed robbery on campus: College

Vassar College says a group of its students were bound and their campus townhouse was burglarized on Halloween night.

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Girlfriend Indicted for Involuntary Manslaughter in Boyfriend’s Suicide Following “Go Die” Texts

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/30/2019 at 1:00pm
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Alexander Urtula, 22, committed suicide on May 20, 2019, just hours before he was to graduate from Boston College.  His girlfriend—Inyoung You, 21, of South Korea—has been indicted for involuntary manslaughter in his death.

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