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    • After 26 Years, a Murder Conviction Is Tossed and a Buffalo Man Walks Free

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    There were dozens of witnesses when a gunfight broke out on a street corner in Buffalo, New York, on Aug. 10, 1991. At least three people were injured, and Torriano Jackson, 17, was killed.

    "After 26 Years, a Murder Conviction Is Tossed and a Buffalo Man Walks Free" is from the September 20, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Glitch in South Carolina Lottery Could Mean $19.6 Million in Winnings

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Streams of winning lottery tickets were printed in South Carolina because of a computer glitch on Christmas Day, officials said, and the potential winnings could total as much as $19.6 million if they are validated.

    "Glitch in South Carolina Lottery Could Mean $19.6 Million in Winnings" is from the December 30, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • A Connecticut Woman Was Killed While Jogging. A Confession Came Four Years Later.

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 4 mins
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    The killing of Melissa Millan in 2014 shocked the town of Simsbury, Connecticut. An insurance executive and mother of two, Millan, 54, was stabbed while jogging and was found bloodied on a boulevard.

    "A Connecticut Woman Was Killed While Jogging. A Confession Came Four Years Later." is from the September 27, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • With Eyes in the Sky, Flight Attendants Fight Human Trafficking

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 5 mins
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    There were 8,042 reported cases of human trafficking in the United States last year — the most ever, according to a report released last week by the nonprofit organization Polaris. Most of those came through calls to the National Human Trafficking Hotline, which was established by the federal government in December 2007 and is operated by Polaris in a public-private partnership.

    "With Eyes in the Sky, Flight Attendants Fight Human Trafficking" is from the February 07, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • ‘Amazing Dragon’ Discovery in China Reshapes History of Dinosaurs’ Evolution

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 3 mins
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    A farmer in China stumbled upon some fossils more than a decade ago, which led to an excavation, which led to a realization: It’s time to rethink the evolutionary history of some of the biggest dinosaurs that ever walked the earth.

    "‘Amazing Dragon’ Discovery in China Reshapes History of Dinosaurs’ Evolution" is from the July 26, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Bodies of 11 Babies Found Hidden in Shuttered Detroit Funeral Home

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 2 mins
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    The decomposing remains of 11 infants were found Friday after Michigan authorities received an anonymous tip that sent them to a shuttered funeral home in eastern Detroit."Bodies of 11 Babies Found Hidden in Shuttered Detroit Funeral Home" is from the October 13, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns. 

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    • Lena Dunham Says Her Dog Was Abused. The Shelter He Came From Disagrees.

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Mia Gaskin
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Dunham, the writer, producer and actor best known for the HBO series “Girls,” adopted Lamby in January 2013. But the cream-colored mutt stopped making appearances in Dunham’s social media feeds, replaced, it seemed, by two fresh-faced poodles, Susan and Karen.

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    • ‘Access to Literacy’ is Not a Constitutional Right, Judge in Detroit Rules

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Do students at poorly performing schools have a constitutional right to a better education?

    "‘Access to Literacy’ is Not a Constitutional Right, Judge in Detroit Rules" is from the July 04, 2018 U.S.section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • Swastikas Discovered at Polish Embassy in Israel After ‘Jewish Perpetrators’ Comment

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Swastikas and obscenities were found drawn around the entrance to the Polish Embassy in Israel on Sunday, one day after Poland’s prime minister made comments suggesting there were “Jewish perpetrators” of atrocities during World War II.

    "Swastikas Discovered at Polish Embassy in Israel After ‘Jewish Perpetrators’ Comment" is from the February 18, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Dolphins, Flamingos and Pigs: The Animals Rescued From Hurricane Irma

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 2 mins
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    Humans are not the only ones seeking shelter from the strong winds, heavy rains and deadly floods of Hurricane Irma. Animals, too, are finding ways to stay safe — and often, they need human help.

    "Dolphins, Flamingos and Pigs: The Animals Rescued From Hurricane Irma" is from the September 09, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Two Killed in Portland After Trying to Stop Anti-Muslim Rant, Police Say

    • By: Matthew Haag, Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 4 mins
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    The Oregon man accused of screaming anti-Muslim insults at two women, and then fatally stabbing two men and wounding a third as they tried to intervene Friday, had a history of making extremist remarks, according to the police and civil rights advocacy organizations.

    "Two Killed in Portland After Trying to Stop Anti-Muslim Rant, Police Say" is from the May 27, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Matthew Haag and Jacey Fortin and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • ‘I’m Not a Hero,’ Says Unarmed Man Who Wrested Rifle From Waffle House Gunman

    • By: Matthew Haag, Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 3 mins
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    James Shaw Jr. and his best friend had just sat down in a Waffle House outside Nashville early Sunday when a loud crashing sound rang out in the restaurant. At first, Shaw said Monday, he thought a dishwasher had knocked over some plates.

    "‘I’m Not a Hero,’ Says Unarmed Man Who Wrested Rifle From Waffle House Gunman" is from the April 23, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Matthew Haag and Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • About 2 Dozen White Nationalists Turn Out for Rally in Georgia

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 2 mins
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    A neo-Nazi rally outside of Atlanta on Saturday drew only a few participants and did not last very long.

    "About 2 Dozen White Nationalists Turn Out for Rally in Georgia" is from the April 21, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Lottery Wins on Christmas Were a Glitch, So South Carolina Won’t Pay

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Thousands of lottery players in South Carolina thought Christmas was their lucky day.

    "Lottery Wins on Christmas Were a Glitch, So South Carolina Won’t Pay" is from the May 31, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • After a Chicago Teen Is Found Dead in a Walk-in Hotel Freezer, Mystery Lingers

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 4 mins
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    A young woman was found dead in a hotel freezer on the outskirts of Chicago over the weekend, and the many unanswered questions surrounding the investigation have led to widespread speculation.

    "After a Chicago Teen Is Found Dead in a Walk-in Hotel Freezer, Mystery Lingers" is from the September 14, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • In Serial Rape Case That Stumped Police, Genealogy Database Leads to Arrest

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 5 mins
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    About a decade ago, Fayetteville, North Carolina, was terrorized by a series of rapes committed on and around a major thoroughfare on the northern side of the city.

    "In Serial Rape Case That Stumped Police, Genealogy Database Leads to Arrest" is from the August 23, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • Netflix Executive Loses Job After Comment on Danny Masterson Rape Allegations

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 3 mins
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    On the sidelines of a children’s soccer game in Los Angeles this month, a Netflix executive reportedly told a woman that people at the company did not believe the rape allegations against Danny Masterson, an actor who was starring in the series “The Ranch.”

    "Netflix Executive Loses Job After Comment on Danny Masterson Rape Allegations" is from the December 13, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Transgender Doll Based on Jazz Jennings to Debut in New York

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Mike DelGaudio
    • Length: 2 mins
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    From the moment she learned how to walk and talk, Jazz Jennings gravitated toward dresses and dolls. They were among the earliest signs that Jazz, born male, identified as female.

    "Transgender Doll Based on Jazz Jennings to Debut in New York" is from the February 17, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Mike DelGaudio.

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    • Texts on a Plane About Child Molestation Lead to Two Arrests

    • By: Jacey Fortin
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 3 mins
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    On a flight from Seattle to San Jose, California, on Monday, a woman caught a glimpse of some text messages that alarmed her.

    "Texts on a Plane About Child Molestation Lead to Two Arrests" is from the August 05, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Jacey Fortin and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Theft of Plane Sets Off Security Concerns

    • By: Kirk Johnson, Jacey Fortin, Christina Caron
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The story was is bizarre as it is tragic: An airline worker who had no business being in a cockpit somehow took off from a major airport in a turboprop passenger plane, dipped and soared in the skies above the Seattle area, and then crashed into an island in Puget Sound.

    "Theft of Plane Sets Off Security Concerns" is from the August 11, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Kirk Johnson, Jacey Fortin and Christina Caron and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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