Russian court sentences 11 for Saint Petersburg bombing
A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced 11 people to terms including life in prison after finding them guilty of a deadly bomb attack on the Saint Petersburg metro in 2017. Abror Azimov, a 29-year-old from Kyrgyzstan, was sentenced by a military court in Russia's second biggest city to life in prison for organising and participating in a terrorist group.
that he pulled off more than 80 burglaries across the Twin Cities , targeting small and mostly independent coffee shops , restaurants and other retailers . Cush has been getting in trouble with the law throughout his adult life, collecting convictions for burglary , theft, drug possession and aiding
Charges: Burglar hit about 80 Twin Cities coffee shops , restaurants , other retailers . Cyber Monday deals from Twin Cities retailers from Haskell's to Target. Locals having deal include Essence One, Sol Oranics, Buca, Haskell's, and Pranko.
A sentence of nearly 2½ years was given to a man suspected of pulling off more than 80 burglaries across the Twin Cities, targeting small and mostly independent coffee shops, restaurants and other retailers from August 2018 until last October.
Deondre R. Cush, 35, of St. Paul, was sentenced last week in Ramsey County District Court in connection with one of those crimes, namely the April 11 break-in and theft of $565 from the Bay Street Bar and Grill hours before the St. Paul business opened. He fled police for a few moments in an SUV before his capture.
SERT team kills gunman who shot trooper, state police say
Pennsylvania State Police said a man who opened fire on troopers, hitting one of them, has been shot and killed. The incident began Tuesday when troopers did a welfare check at a home at 1507 Barney Hill Road in Nelson Township, Tioga County. Sign up for our Newsletters “Upon arrival, troopers announced themselves and attempted to ascertain if anyone was in the residence. After no response, the troopers entered the residence through an open door and announced their presence again in attempts to get a response from anyone in the residence. A gunshot was fired at the troopers and one of them was struck,” a statement from PSP says.
Charges: Burglar hit about 80 Twin Cities coffee shops , restaurants , other retailers . I have heard about this in other markets, but not here.” Employee health coverage is just one of several costs that have been rising for restaurant operators, particularly in Minneapolis, where the minimum wage
East Metro Charges: Burglar hit about 80 Twin Cities coffee shops , restaurants , other retailers . A special effects worker faces up to 10 years in federal prison after he pleaded guilty to illegally possessing explosives while working on the Georgia set of a movie starring John Travolta and Morgan
With credit for time in jail since his arrest, Cush will serve roughly 18½ months in prison for this break-in and the balance on supervised release. However, with, it's uncertain when he'll next be out of custody. He's due back in court on Jan. 23 for another hearing concerning dozens of other burglaries.
Prosecutors say Cush often used his cellphone to search for coffee shops and Mexican restaurants that were near him over his more than yearlong spree, but also broke into a Halloween Express costume shop in Richfield and made one of his larger hauls at Capitol Guitars on Selby Avenue in St. Paul, where he came away with more than $2,000 and nine guitars.
Booker says he will not make December debate stage
Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) said Thursday he is unlikely to qualify for the sixth Democratic presidential debate later this month, but insisted he still has a path to victory in the nominating contest despite lackluster fundraising and waning poll numbers."Today is the deadline for the DNC's December debate qualifying threshold - and while I may not be on the debate stage next Thursday, thanks to the outpouring of support over the past few weeks, we know there's a path to victory, and we no longer need the debate stage to get there," Booker tweeted.
Charges: Burglar hit about 80 Twin Cities coffee shops , restaurants , other retailers . He hit establishments in Edina, White Bear Lake, St. Paul and as far away as Mankato, according to a criminal complaint.
A second immigrant has accused Pisanu "Pat" Sukhtipyaroge of forcing him to work at his Twin Cities restaurants . Manop Kaeoka said he was shocked when he read about the owner of a popular Thai restaurant who Charges: Burglar hit about 80 Twin Cities coffee shops , restaurants , other
He added pizza shops, Dairy Queens, a grocery and neighborhood bars to his string of crimes, often using a rock to bust out a door window or a pry bar to force his way in. He even branched out geographically, hitting businesses in Mankato and St. Peter. Cush has been getting in trouble with the law throughout his adult life, collecting convictions for burglary, theft, drug possession and aiding an offender in the 2008 murder in St. Paul of 20-year-old Antonio Sims.
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