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Louisiana lawmakers OK sports betting rules, send to Edwards

Jun. 10, 2021 17:50 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Months after most Louisiana voters agreed to legalize sports betting, lawmakers Thursday gave final passage to rules that will allow wagering through sports book sites, mobile apps and kiosk locations in parishes where voters supported the activity. ...

Former Omaha Lyft driver convicted of sexual assault

Jun. 10, 2021 15:56 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha jury has convicted a former Lyft driver of sexual assault for an attack on a passenger. The Omaha World-Herald reports that 41-year-old Komlanvi Avitso was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree sexual assault. The...

Man charged with sexually assaulting passenger on ferry

Jun. 09, 2021 08:34 AM EDT

FALMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A Boston man has been charged with sexually assaulting an 18-year-old woman on a ferry traveling from Martha's Vineyard to mainland Massachusetts, according to state police. Bruno Sanches Dejesus, 20, appeared in Falmouth District Court on Tuesday...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Jun. 08, 2021 12:04 PM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 5. Procreate Pocket, Savage Interactive Pty Ltd ...

Huawei rolls out its own operating system to smartphones

Jun. 02, 2021 10:42 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Huawei launched its own HarmonyOS mobile operating system on its handsets on Wednesday as it adapts to having lost access to Google mobile services two years ago after the U.S. put the Chinese telecommunications company on a trade blacklist. The...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Jun. 01, 2021 11:50 AM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 5. Monopoly, Marmalade Game Studio ...

EXPLAINER: How vaccine passports for global travel will work

May. 26, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Boarding pass, suitcase, passport and ... digital vaccination certificate? Keen to avoid losing another summer of holiday revenue to the coronavirus pandemic, the European Union, some Asian governments and the airline industry are scrambling to develop...

Lawmakers say Louisiana sports betting could begin by fall

May. 25, 2021 14:25 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — People in Louisiana could start betting on sports events as early as the fall through sports book sites, kiosk locations and mobile sites, under the bill setting up the wagering regulations that continued Tuesday to ease its way toward final legislative passage. ...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

May. 25, 2021 11:32 AM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 5. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 6....

Massachusetts man gets 40 years on child porn convictions

May. 24, 2021 16:26 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who made and traded child pornography online has been sentenced to 40 years in a federal prison. Jonathan Monson, 39, of Granby, was sentenced in federal court in Springfield on Friday, according to a statement Monday from...