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  • Feds looked hard, found nothing on Virginia lawmaker Norment

     Feds looked hard, found nothing on Virginia lawmaker Norment
    When state Sen. Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment Jr. went to the FBI to say he was being blackmailed, agents made no promise they wouldn't go after him if they found anything amiss.
  • Man accused of posting explicit photos of woman on poles

    A Trenton man has been charged with extortion after police say he posted sexually explicit photos of a former girlfriend on city utility poles. Prosecutors say Tommy Dormevil attempted to coax the woman into repaying him a $3,000 loan after he took...

    Missouri police release report on Schweich suicide

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich said "I just need to be dead" in the moments before his Feb. 26 suicide, authorities revealed Tuesday. The statement came after Schweich argued with an associate over the phone about an alleged whisper...

    Ohio couple charged with luring 3 victims into servitude

    A prosecutor says a central Ohio couple created a false identity online and began romantic relationships with three women to lure them into servitude, after which the women were sexually assaulted. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien said the couple...

    Judge revokes bond for alleged threat on life of witness

    Judge revokes bond for alleged threat on life of witness
    A reputed Outfit-connected businessman awaiting trial on federal extortion charges was ordered jailed Friday after prosecutors alleged he threatened the life of a witness against him outside a Chicago-area Wal-Mart this week. In her ruling, U.S....