Becky Sullivan

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A blizzard warning in Hawaii but no snow yet in Denver, in unusual December weather

Saturday, December 04, 2021

In Denver, no snow has yet fallen this season — smashing the city's previous record of Nov. 21 for the latest ever recorded first snowfall.

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Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect are held on $500,000 bond after manhunt

Saturday, December 04, 2021

Authorities had been searching for James and Jennifer Crumbley since Friday afternoon, after a prosecutor filed involuntary manslaughter charges against them. Their son is charged with murder.

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Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect are charged with involuntary manslaughter

Friday, December 03, 2021

Prosecutors laid out a timeline of "egregious" actions and missed opportunities, including buying their son a gun for Christmas and refusing to take him home after school officials raised concerns.

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21 states poised to ban or severely restrict abortion if 'Roe v. Wade' is overturned

Thursday, December 02, 2021

So-called "trigger laws" in 12 states would automatically enact an abortion ban if Roe is overturned. In nine others, bans that were blocked by courts or have long been unenforced could take effect.

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News the MLB used 2 types of baseballs in 2021 could throw curveball into labor talks

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

Players and owners face a Wednesday night deadline to reach a deal — or else owners can impose a lockout, the league's first work stoppage since the 1990s.

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What to know about the trial of Kim Potter, the ex-officer who killed Daunte Wright

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Potter's lawyers say she mistook her handgun for her Taser this year when she fatally shot Wright, a 20-year-old Black man. Her manslaughter trial will begin next week.

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Why the Kyle Rittenhouse 'not guilty' verdict is not a surprise to legal experts

Friday, November 19, 2021

Prosecutors had argued that Rittenhouse was responsible for the deadly peril that night. But legal experts said his claim of self-defense was strong from the beginning.

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Kyle Rittenhouse is acquitted of all charges in the trial over killing 2 in Kenosha

Friday, November 19, 2021

Rittenhouse was 17 years old and armed with an AR-15-style rifle when he fatally shot two protesters and wounded a third in August 2020. A jury found he acted in self-defense on a night of unrest.

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3rd day of jury deliberations ends without a verdict in Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Thursday, November 18, 2021

The jury has now deliberated for about 23 hours, including nearly an hour spent reviewing versions of two key videos that captured Rittenhouse's first deadly encounter that night.

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Day 2 of jury deliberation in the Rittenhouse trial ends again without a verdict

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Jurors spent 46 minutes reviewing two crucial videos — an FBI surveillance recording and footage shot from a drone. Rittenhouse's lawyers called again for a mistrial, this time over the drone video.

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As the nation awaits a Kyle Rittenhouse verdict, some raise eyebrows at the judge

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

From playing Jeopardy! and quoting Shakespeare to admonishing the lead prosecutor and dismissing a juror over possible bias, Judge Bruce Schroeder has repeatedly come under the spotlight.

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Jury in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial breaks for the night

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

After eight days of testimony and hours of closing arguments, the 12 jurors began deliberating Tuesday morning. Rittenhouse is charged with five felony counts and faces life in prison if convicted.

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With closing arguments over, the Kyle Rittenhouse case now heads to the jury

Monday, November 15, 2021

Lawyers for Rittenhouse say he was acting in self-defense when he killed two protesters last year in Wisconsin. He faces life in prison if convicted.

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What we learned from the 2nd week of the Kyle Rittenhouse homicide trial

Friday, November 12, 2021

Several legal experts say putting Rittenhouse on the stand was effective for the defense and agree that prosecutors have struggled at times to make their case. Closing arguments are expected Monday.

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Meet the lawyer who is driving the lawsuits against food and beverage companies

Friday, November 12, 2021

Lawsuits against food and beverage companies have spiked in recent years, a trend driven almost entirely by one lawyer who has filed suit over A&W root beer, strawberry Pop Tarts and lime Tostitos.

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Prosecutors will ask to add some lesser charges against Kyle Rittenhouse

Thursday, November 11, 2021

The request could be an indication that prosecutors believe their case has not been as strong as they hoped, legal experts say.

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Defense calls for mistrial as Kyle Rittenhouse takes the stand in his homicide trial

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Rittenhouse described fearing for his life when he shot and killed two protesters last year. His lawyers requested a mistrial after the judge admonished the lead prosecutor during cross-examination.

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The only person who survived being shot by Kyle Rittenhouse takes the stand

Monday, November 08, 2021

Gaige Grosskreutz, who was armed with a pistol on the night of the shooting, testified that his hands were raised when Rittenhouse pointed the rifle at him. He said he believed he "was going to die."

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4 takeaways from the first week of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Friday, November 05, 2021

Nearly three hours of testimony came from a video producer for a right-wing news site who filmed Rittenhouse in Kenosha, Wis. Prosecutors also called two men who wanted to "protect" businesses.

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A juror in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial was dismissed for joking about Jacob Blake

Thursday, November 04, 2021

The juror, a retired white man, told a court police officer a joke about the Black man whose shooting by police in 2020 sparked the protests where Rittenhouse killed two and wounded a third.

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