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this month, new york passed among the nation’s strongest measures to “raise the age,” making it the 49th state to refrain from trying all 16-year-old criminal defendants as adults, and the 44th state to refrain from trying all 17-year-olds as adults, once the rollout is complete in 2020. the accomplishment is significant, positively impacting thousands of children each year and bolstering national, bipartisan momentum for getting more youth under 18 out of adult criminal justice systems. as in other states, change is needed. new york, like many states, maintains a distinction between violent and non-violent crimes, allowing some young people to be tried and jailed as adults if they are alleged to have committed a violent offense. new york’s raise-the-age law will still leave a smal...

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number of the day$5.5 billionthat’s how much didi chuxing raised in the largest round of funding ever for a tech company, as it moves to expand beyond china and into driverless technology. the round was said to have raised its value to about $50 billion, up from $34 billion after it bought uber’s china business. but that deal also is paying off for san francisco’s uber, which got a 17.5 percent stake in didi.fitbit witness for prosecutiona connecticut man has pleaded not guilty in the slaying of of his wife, but information from her fitbit differs from his account of what happened. connecticut state police allege that richard dabate killed wife connie two days before christmas in 2015, while their two young sons were in school. dabate told investigators a masked man shot his wife and...

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photo: brett coomer, staff image 1of/1captioncloseimage 1 of 1moments after the conclusion of the nfl draft saturday, texans general manager rick smith sounded like a happy man.moments after the conclusion of the nfl draft saturday, texans general manager rick smith sounded like a happy man. photo: brett coomer, staff texans gm rick smith pleased with 'productive' draft haul1 / 1back to gallerymoments after the conclusion of the nfl draft saturday, texans general manager rick smith sounded like a happy man.the texans' incoming rookie draft class is headlined by first-round draft pick and former clemson star quarterback deshaun watson, but the afc south champions also selected vanderbilt linebacker zach cunningham in the second round and texas running back d'onta foreman in the third roun...

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exclusivecliff avril and marshawn lynch did one last thing as teammates before beast mode headed off to oakland ... and for the people of haiti, it's better than anything the men ever did on the field.cliff has been down in haiti building schools with his cliff avril family foundation, and he talked to tmz sports ... telling us it wouldn't have been possible without an assist from money lynch."marshawn put me in contact with the right people for building the school."this is the 2nd year avril has done it, and he had not only marshawn, but michael bennett and stephen tulloch to help him do the heavy lifting.the trip also gave avril a chance to look in on the 12 houses he built in haiti recently ... one for each nfl sack he got last year.i know these guys are mostly seahawks, but we gotta s...

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ottawa - another game 2 on the road, another late lead blown, this absolutely devastating for the rangers who led by two until 3:41 left in regulation, lost their lead and lost the game in double overtime, jean-gabriel pageau scoring his fourth of the game for ottawa 2:54 into the period to sink the rangers, 6-5, and put them in a 2-0 series hole. the rangers loss game 2 against montreal in overtime after giving up a tying goal with 17.3 seconds left in regulation, but they won game 1 last round. now the rangers have five potential games to try to get four wins. pageau scored both late goals in the third on tips in a span of 2:17 to bring ottawa level at 5-5. the tying goal came right in front with 1:02 left and craig anderson pulled for an extra attacker and gave pageau a hat trick. the r...

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exclusive detailsmark zuckerberg completely shocked an ohio family by crashing dinner at their house to talk politics ... among other things.daniel moore tells tmz ... he got a call last week from a facebook staffer who asked if a "wealthy philanthropist who works in california" could come over for a meal. he was told the mystery guest was traveling around the country to meet middle class families so he could figure out how to invest his money.moore says it was a "jaw-dropping moment" when zuckerberg was the one to appear at his door friday night.we're told they discussed many topics -- including why the moore family voted for donald trump -- and zuck was respectful and agreeable on many things ... like there being a lack of high-paying manufacturing jobs.and in case you're wondering ......

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