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R. Kelly receives 30-year prison sentence for racketeering and sex trafficking
US & Canada · Chicago

R. Kelly receives 30-year prison sentence for racketeering and sex trafficking

52% Center coverage: 237 sources
Multi-platinum R&B singer R. Kelly was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Wednesday. He was convicted of sex trafficking last year for exploiting his stardom and wealth. Kelly used his wealth to lure women and underage girls for sex, prosecutors said. He is separately facing trial in Chicago on child sex images and obstruction charges. Kelly was himself the victim of child sex abuse, and detailed in his autobiography how he was raped by a female family member when he was eight.See the Story
Ketanji Brown Jackson to be sworn in as first Black woman on U.S. Supreme Court
Abortion · Washington

Ketanji Brown Jackson to be sworn in as first Black woman on U.S. Supreme Court

53% Center coverage: 119 sources
Ketanji Brown Jackson, 51, will become the first Black woman on the Supreme Court. She is replacing 83-year-old Justice Stephen Breyer, who is retiring. Jackson will be the first Supreme Court justice since Thurgood Marshall to have experience as a public defender. She was confirmed 53-47 by the Senate in April.See the Story
2015 Paris attacks: Islamic State fanatic found guilty of mass murder
Europe · Paris

2015 Paris attacks: Islamic State fanatic found guilty of mass murder

43% Center coverage: 106 sources
Salah Abdeslam is one of 20 IS terrorists convicted of killing 130 people. The 32-year-old has been in jail since his arrest in Belgium in 2016. The rest helped plot the attacks - their crimes ranging from providing the attackers with weapons and cars to planning to take part in the massacre.See the Story

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US & Canada · Mississippi

1955 Warrant in Emmett Till Case Found; Family Seeks Arrest

54% Center coverage: 114 sources
Warrant for arrest of Carolyn Bryant Donham found in Mississippi courthouse. Donham accused Emmett Till of making improper advances at a family store. She was married to one of two white men tried and acquitted just weeks later. Till was abducted from a relative's home, killed and dumped into a river.See the Story
US & Canada · San Antonio

Migrants in Texas trailer tragedy died seeking better lives

68% Center coverage: 51 sources
Children set out hoping to earn enough to support their siblings and parents. Young adults who sacrificed to attend college thinking it would lead to success left their country disillusioned. A man already working in the U.S. who returned to visit his wife and children decided to take a cousin on his return to the U.S. As families of the 67 people packed into a tractor-trailer and abandoned on Monday in Texas began to confirm their worst fears and talk of their relatives, a common narrative of pursuing a better life took shape from Honduras to Mexico.See the Story

Georgia Supreme Court overturns Tex McIver’s murder conviction in shooting death of his wife

67% Center coverage: 6 sources
Tex McIver III was convicted of felony murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony in the shooting death of his wife. The couple was on their way home from a party with a friend in 2016 when he allegedly shot his wife through the back seat of their SUV.See the Story

Mortgages paid off for families of 2 Georgia officers killed in line of duty

Coverage: 2 sources
Tunnel to Towers paid off the mortgages in memory of Henry County Officer Paramhans Desai and Alamo Officer Dylan Harrison this week. Desai spent 17 years in law enforcement, first with the Department of Corrections, then with DeKalb County police. Harrison was survived by his wife and six-month-old son.See the Story

Parents who vanished after fire killed 10-year-old found living on Appalachian Trail, arrested

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
William Linn McCue and Carina Wisniewski McCue were arrested somewhere along the Appalachian Trail. The couple had been charged with cruelty to children and false imprisonment after a house fire killed one of their five children on Easter Sunday. Their 10-year-old daughter was found dead in a windowless room after the fire broke out at the home on Beaver Road in April.See the Story

Mother dead, 2 others hurt when 14-year-old slams car into home during 130 MPH chase

100% Center coverage: 3 sources
Annette Carmichael-Rush was killed when a car being chased by deputies crashed into their home. The driver, identified to WSB-TV as a 14-year-old, was allegedly going at 130 mph when the deputy lost track of the vehicle. The family of the victims identified the woman killed as Annette Carm Michael-Rush.See the Story

Longtime Braves announcer, “Voice of Truist Park” dies suddenly at 54

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Casey Motter died early Thursday morning, according to reports. He'd been announcing for the Braves since 2007. Motter was raised in Smyrna and went to Campbell High School. He got his start announcing his son's youth football games in Peachtree City.See the Story

Atlanta police officer helps birth baby boy when parents can’t make it to the hospital

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Atlanta police officer helps deliver a baby. The couple was rushing to the hospital to deliver their baby. Both mom and baby boy are doing well.APD is giving a special shout out to the lieutenant for giving another meaning to protect and serve. You've got a baby boy! Congratulations!See the Story

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