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Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf Resigns In Wake Of Bank Scandal

Stumpf resignsThe chairman and chief executive of Wells Fargo & Co., John Stumpf, has resigned effective immediately in the wake of a scandal over the bank's past practice of secretly selling services to unsuspecting customers.

Stumpf will be replaced by President and Chief Operating Officer Timothy Sloan, long considered to be Stumpf's eventual successor.

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ACLU exposes Facebook, Twitter for feeding surveillance company user data

ACLUThe American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday outed Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for feeding a Chicago-based company their user streams—a feed that was then sold to police agencies for surveillance purposes.

After the disclosure, the social media companies said they stopped their data firehouse to Chicago-based Geofeedia. In a blog post, the ACLU said it uncovered the data feeds as part of a public records request campaign of California law enforcement agencies. Geofeedia touts how it helped police track unrest during protests.

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U.S. To Seek Criminal Contempt Charge Against Joe Arpaio

Joe ArpaioJohn Keller, a trial attorney with the Public Integrity section of the U.S. Department of Justice, told Judge Susan Bolton in U.S. District Court in Phoenix that Arpaio, who did not attend the hearing, should be criminally charged.


Keller said they are seeking no more than six months incarceration for 84-year-old Republican Arizona lawman, citing his age and other factors. Bolton directed Keller to file a formal complaint against Arpaio by Wednesday.

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Nearly 90% of New Jersey children tried as adults since 2011 were black or Latino

Juveniles chatged as adultsWhen Jamal was 14, he wore the same outfit to school everyday. One day in Union, New Jersey, he went looking for a way to get money.

“I seen a guy and I had a gun on me so I robbed him,” Jamal said. “I carjacked him for his car keys, and I robbed him for his wallet, phone and money.”

Jamal never shot the gun, but he did point it at the man he robbed. Tried as an adult, he got nine years in an adult prison.

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Federal court refuses to halt Dakota Access Pipeline

Federal court allows pipelineA federal appeals court denied the request by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to stop construction on a portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline, arguing that the tribe had failed to demonstrate that an injunction on construction was warranted.

That means that construction can resume on a section of the pipeline that runs within 20 miles of Lake Oahe in North Dakota, a sacred area which the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has argued holds deep cultural significance to their community. The pipeline, if completed, would run 1,170-miles and transport 470,000 barrels of oil a day across four states. But it would also run within a mile and a half of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe reservation, and could potentially threaten the Missouri River, the tribe’s sole water supply.

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The American Fugitive From the JPMorgan Hack Turns Up in a Russian Cell

Joshua AaronThe only American suspect named in the largest known hack of Wall Street is negotiating his return to the U.S. from a detention cell in Russia, where he’s no longer welcome, people familiar with the talks said.

Joshua Aaron, a Maryland native who attended Florida State University, has been held at a facility for illegal immigrants outside Moscow since failing to show police a valid passport during a midnight check at his apartment above the Beverly Hills Diner near downtown in May, court records show.

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Trump Taj Mahal closes after years of losses

Trump Taj Mahal closesThe Trump Taj Mahal, an iconic casino hotel on the Atlantic City boardwalk, ceased operations Monday after hemorrhaging losses for years and negotiations with employees' union broke down, according to its owner, billionaire investor Carl Icahn.

The shutdown, which leaves 3,000 employees out of work, was widely expected after its management announced the planned closure in August. Beset by labor strife and the decline of Atlantic City as a resort and gaming destination, the hotel lost "almost $350 million over just a few short years," Icahn said in a statement Monday.

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