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Elizabeth Smart Kidnapper Released From Prison

Wanda Barzee, one of Elizabeth Smart’s former captors, has been released from prison, much to Smart’s surprise and disappointment. Barzee was released from the Draper Prison in Draper, Utah, Wednesday morning, Utah Department of Corrections spokeswoman Kaitlin Felsted said. She will have 72 hours to report to U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services, according to department […]

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US Says Russia Helping North Korea Despite Sanctions

The United States and Russia clashed Monday over enforcing U.N. sanctions against North Korea, with the U.S. ambassador accusing Moscow of “cheating” and Russia’s envoy accusing Washington of “political ill-intent.” The acrimonious meeting of the Security Council was called by U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley, who accused Russia of pressuring independent U.N. experts to alter a […]

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Mueller Is Going To Be Allowed To Finish His Investigation

“Nothing’s going to happen to Mueller’s investigation politically. He’s going to be allowed to finish it,” Graham told CBS’s “Face the Nation.” “I’m intent on making sure that Mueller completes his investigation without political interference,” he added. However, Graham said he was concerned about others involved in the initial stages of the Russia probe. “I’m […]

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Paul Manafort Agrees To Fully Cooperate With Mueller Investigation

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty in federal court Friday as part of a plea agreement that involves cooperation with Special Counsel Robert Mueller and allows him to avoid a second trial. “I plead guilty,” Manafort, 69, told U.S. District Judge Amy Berman in Washington. Prosecutor Andrew Weissmann told the judge that Manafort’s […]