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It actually listens to you at home. Just say Alexa, play WBZ NewsRadio on. Iheartradio. Lawmakers in Oregon reach a settlement with several women who say they were sexually harassed at the state capital ABC's. Brad Ford has more from Portland investigation into sexual harassment at the Oregon state capital started. When state Senator Sarah gals for accused Senator Jeff crews of sexual misconduct. Crews resigned his seat the Oregon bureau of labor and industries launched an investigation and found several women had been harassed by a variety of people at the capital. It was determined to be a hostile work environment. Nine women are part of the one point one billion dollars settlement. The legislature is now. Considering bills to correct the problem. One Bill would create an equity office that would handle the complaints and sexual harassment training for everyone working in the capital. Bradford ABC news, Portland, Oregon. It's seven forty eight. A particular crime is on the rise in Britain knife crime knife-attacks here are increasing while police numbers are decreasing as part of Prime Minister Theresa May's austerity cuts more than twenty thousand officers have lost their jobs over the past nine years. What's needed? Now. Assistant police Commissioner Dunkin ball having more place offices will undoubtedly help in terms of tackling violent crime and not chrome because there was greater visibility greater presence on the streets. Another issue. Additional government funding cuts means fewer youth programs in many areas as critics point out the rising crime all too predictable. Tom rivers ABC news, London. The co creator of one of the world's first smart devices has died. Jerry Merryman was one of three people credited with inventing the hand held. 'electronic calculator for for Texas Instruments. The device won the Nobel prize and pave the way for today's computers with the invention of the integrated circuit, Jerry, Mary men was Eighty-six a woman seriously injured at a WalMart store during an apparent theft has been awarded millions of dollars a jury Parkersburg. West Virginia has returned to seventeen million dollars verdict against WalMart after a woman was hurt. When workers tried to detain a shoplifter. Lawyer Jaime bodus represents Fifty-three-year-old Diane and crop. Unfortunately. Walmart didn't follow industry best practices or even its own written policies with respect to the detention of shoplifters and chrome received serious internal injuries. What a shoplifter ran over her with a shopping cart as he was being chased by WalMart employees. Walmart is considering it appeal, Jim, Chris, cillizza. Bs news, some California girl scouts got a tough lesson. When someone bought a bunch of cookies with fake cash for local girl scouts troop to eighty two cookie sales. This year turned sour. Our I think it's crazy. It makes you really mad. They will just try to steal.