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N. Carolina attorney pleads guilty to bank fraud conspiracy

Jan. 21, 2022 08:33 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina attorney has pleaded guilty for her role in a conspiracy in which she and others created credit profiles using illegally obtained social security numbers and used the accounts to buy a luxury car and get plastic surgery, a federal prosecutor said. ...

Helena emergency medical teams revive 9 people who overdosed

Jan. 19, 2022 16:47 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Emergency medical providers in Helena have successfully treated at least nine people facing life-threatening drug overdoses in a 48-hour period, Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton said Wednesday. Hospital officials said it appears people are buying...

‘Harder They Fall,’ 'Insecure,' H.E.R. nab NAACP awards noms

Jan. 19, 2022 00:26 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix could be a dominant force at next month’s NAACP Image Awards. The streaming giant on Tuesday emerged with a leading 52 nominations including the film “The Harder They Fall.” The movie — featuring a large starry cast including Regina King, Jonathan...

Toney raises $42K in attorney general race, outpaces Jarchow

Jan. 18, 2022 15:48 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Fond du Lac County District Attorney Eric Toney raised more than $42,000 for his attorney general bid during the last half of 2021, easily outpacing his rival for the Republican nomination. Tuesday was the deadline for candidates to file finance reports...

Funeral services held for 12 killed in Philadelphia fire

Jan. 17, 2022 14:51 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Funeral services were held Monday for nine children and three adults who died in a Philadelphia fire five days into the new year, the deadliest blaze in the city in more than a century. A funeral procession on the rain-soaked streets of the city Monday morning...

Virginia woman charged after dog found buried alive

Jan. 15, 2022 17:57 PM EST

PETERSBURG, VA. (AP) — A Virginia woman has been charged with animal cruelty after officials say she buried her dog alive. The Dinwiddie County Sheriff’s Office received a call Thursday from someone claiming to have witnessed the incident in the Jones Trailer Park. ...

Tiffany Haddish charged with DUI in Georgia

Jan. 14, 2022 19:35 PM EST

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (AP) — Tiffany Haddish was arrested Friday and charged with driving under the influence, authorities said. The actor and comedian was detained after Peachtree City Police got a call about 2:30 a.m. regarding a driver asleep at the wheel on a highway, Assistant...

Backers of tribal recognition measure submit signatures

Jan. 14, 2022 18:09 PM EST

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Supporters of a proposed initiative that seeks to formalize government-to-government relationships between the state and federally recognized tribes in Alaska have submitted signatures aimed at getting the measure on this year's ballot. The campaign behind...

Christmas tree behind fire that killed 12, officials confirm

Jan. 12, 2022 14:48 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Christmas tree fire caused the blaze that killed 12 relatives in a Philadelphia rowhome duplex, investigators confirmed Tuesday as they identified victims and announced preliminary findings, but stopped short of officially saying a 5-year-old boy playing with a lighter was...

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Jan. 12, 2022 01:10 AM EST

Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. January 11, 2022. Editorial: Thompson’s lessons for state worth learning Former Gov. Tommy Thompson’s pending retirement marks a major change for the UW System. The state can only hope his successor measures up. Assembly...