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Prisoners hold Guards Hostage

Prisoners hold Guards Hostage

(PPN) – James T. Vaughn Correctional Center (JTVCC) in Delaware has been on lock-down for over 12 hours. Prisoners in the Charlie Building held guards, other inmates, and one staff member hostage Wednesday morning. A local newspaper, News Journal, received a call later that day from a lady stating to be the fiancé of one(…)

Body of a 5 year old girl found after massive fire

According to WBRZ News: BATON ROUGE – Firefighters found the body of a child that was not able to escape a raging inferno in Baton Rouge Tuesday evening. The five-year-old was found dead about four-and-a-half hours after the original call for help from people who live at the Cedarwood Apartments on Cedarcrest Ave.  Earlier in(…)

NASA Displays Apollo Capsule Hatch 50 Years After Fatal Fire

NASA Displays Apollo Capsule Hatch 50 Years After Fatal Fire

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) – A relic from America’s first space tragedy is finally going on display this week, 50 years after a fire on the launch pad killed three astronauts at the start of the Apollo moon program. The scorched Apollo 1 capsule remains locked away in storage.(…)

STEM GEMS Hidden Figures Press Release

STEM GEMS Hidden Figures Press Release

Dunbar released this statement about the success of the event.”  Today was truly an amazing day. I have been moved to tears of joy and gratefulness from the overwhelming amount of support that The STEM GEMS Mentoring Pilot Project has received. Thank you to every parent who allowed their child to come see Hidden Figures(…)

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy’s health care plan: States can keep Obamacare if they want

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy’s health care plan: States can keep Obamacare if they want

    WASHINGTON (AP) —  Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Susan Collins (R-ME) say they’re putting finishing touches on legislation that would let states keep President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul or design their own programs.   The two Senators are pushing their Patient Freedom Act of 2017 Bill as President Donald Trump continues to recommend Congress(…)

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