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Columbia County man accused of threatening sheriff's officials

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STOCKPORT - The Columbia County sheriff said a Stockport man was arrested after his office was alerted that the suspect posted videos on a social media site where threats of violence were made against sheriff's officials.
On Friday night, deputies charged Jeffrey A. Yeh, 52, of County Route 25 in Stockport with making a terroristic threat, a felony, and misdemeanor resisting arrest, Sheriff David P. Bartlett said.
Separate search warrants were used to collect electronic evidence at two Route 25 addresses. Yeh was taken into custody during the execution of the warrant but resisted arrest...
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Former beauty queen kicked out of Miss World America pageant blames discrimination ‘against people with different opinions'

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A former beauty queen is blaming political “prejudice" for dethroning her. Kathy Zhu, 20, an Asian-American woman, was crowned Miss Michigan on Sunday, and by Thursday not only lost her title, but was immediately dismissed from the Miss World America pageant for what Zhu described as “prejudice...
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A Michigan pageant winner was stripped of her title over social media posts about hijabs and black murder rates

A Michigan pageant winner was stripped of her title over social media posts about hijabs and black murder rates

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A Michigan pageant winner was stripped of her title over what the organization said were "offensive, insensitive, and inappropriate" social media posts.
University of Michigan student Kathy Zhu tweeted a conversation in which a Miss World America pageant official took issue with tweets about Muslim hijabs and African-American murder rates.
Zhu has a following of around 80,000 people on her social media accounts, where she supports right-leaning organizations and President Donald Trump.
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