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Netflix's 'Self Made' tells of first female millionaire

Mar. 23, 2020 4:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Madam C.J. Walker may be one of America’s most successful “pull yourself up by your own bootstrap” stories, but many have never heard of her. However, that’s changing, thanks to the recent release of a Netflix limited series starring Octavia Spencer. “Self...

Carnival, MGM Resorts rise; Ford, AT&T, Coca-Cola fall

Mar. 20, 2020 4:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Friday: MGM Resorts International, up $1.41 to $9.11. Travel and tourism shares climbed as Congress worked on a stimulus bill that would include billions of dollars to bail them out. Tiffany & Co., down 56 cents to $125.44. The...

South Carolina guard Tyasha Harris (52) attempts a shot against Texas A&M guard Aaliyah Wilson (2) and Ciera Johnson (40) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, March 1, 2020, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

South Carolina's Harris wins award named for her coach

Mar. 20, 2020 4:19 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina point guard Tyasha Harris is this year's recipient of the Dawn Staley award. The Phoenix Club of Philadelphia made the announcement Friday. Harris became the second Gamecock, joining Tiffany Mitchell in 2013, to win in the eight seasons of the award. The award, named...

In this Feb. 13, 2020 photo, concertina wire and vines line the stone walls of a former cell block at Sing Sing Correctional Facility in Ossining, N.Y. The hollowed-out building used to house cells for 1,200 men on six tiers and runs well longer than a football field. A not-for-profit group is planning to open the Sing Sing Prison Museum in 2025. Their mission will be to provide a historical picture of incarceration in America while telling the story of one of the county's most well-known prisons. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

At Sing Sing, a museum going in down the hall from inmates

Mar. 18, 2020 4:12 PM EDT

OSSINING, N.Y. (AP) — Busting out of Sing Sing has been a dream of inmates since cell doors started clanging shut along the Hudson River in the 1820s. Now there’s a plan to usher visitors inside the high walls well known in the past to gangsters, Hollywood stars and prisoners condemned to the...

Quentin Tarantino arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 22-28

Mar. 17, 2020 12:39 PM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 22-28: March 22: Composer Stephen Sondheim is 90. Actor William Shatner is 89. Actor M. Emmet Walsh is 85. Singer Jeremy Clyde of Chad and Jeremy is 79. Singer-guitarist George Benson is 77. News anchor Wolf Blitzer is 72. Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is 72. Actress Fanny...

This Week: Retail sales, Fed policy update, Tiffany earns

Mar. 16, 2020 1:10 AM EDT

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: SIZING UP RETAIL SALES Economists project that U.S. retail sales grew at a modest pace last month. They expect the Commerce Department will report Tuesday that sales rose 0.3% in February, matching January's pace. Retail sales...

FILE - This June 13, 2016 file photo shows Drug Enforcement Administration agents in Florida. Federal investigators took the unusual step of wiretapping a retired supervisor in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s Miami office for at least three months in 2019 as part of an inquiry into whether sensitive case information was leaked to attorneys for suspected drug traffickers in Colombia, current and former law enforcement officials told The Associated Press. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP, File)

AP sources: Feds wiretap former DEA supervisor in leak probe

Mar. 11, 2020 11:11 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Federal investigators took the unusual step of wiretapping a retired supervisor in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s Miami office as part of an inquiry into whether sensitive case information was leaked to attorneys for suspected drug traffickers in Colombia, current and former...

Bill to allow monitoring, victim notification passes

Mar. 5, 2020 12:14 PM EST

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A bill to provide electronic monitoring and real-time victim notification is close to becoming state law, three months after a Vancouver woman was killed by her estranged husband. The Washington House on Wednesday unanimously approved Senate Bill 5149, named “The Tiffany Hill...

Defendant Willie Cory Godbolt exiting the Pike County Courtroom Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, on Day 10 of his capital murder trial at the Pike County Courthouse in Magnolia, Miss., after hearing the jury's verdict of guilty on all 12 counts. Godbolt, 37, is on trial, for the May 2017 shooting deaths of eight people in Brookhaven. (Donna Campbell/The Daily Leader via AP, Pool)

Victims' families testify in Mississippi death penalty trial

Feb. 26, 2020 7:34 PM EST

MAGNOLIA, Miss. (AP) — The widow of a sheriff's deputy testified Wednesday that she lost the love of her life when he was shot to death in 2017 while responding to a call about a domestic disturbance. The mother of a young man killed in another home that night testified that her life is a “daily...

Police: Man bought Girl Scout cookies with counterfeit bills

Feb. 25, 2020 3:53 PM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Salem man was arrested after he purchased Girl Scout cookies more than once using counterfeit money, police said. Camden Ducharme, 36, was taken into custody and charged with forgery and theft, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported. Earlier this month, Tiffany Brown said a man visited the...