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This booking photo released by the Waupaca County, Wis., Sheriff's Office, shows Bill Zelenski, accused of killing a young man in a dispute over stolen reptiles and has been charged with first-degree intentional homicide. Zelenski, 44, of Waupaca, is accused of shooting the 18-year-old late Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. The victim's name was not immediately released, but the victim’s mother, Tiffany Powell, 34, was charged with first degree intentional homicide as party to a crime. (Waupaca County Sheriff's Office via AP)

Wisconsin man accused of killing man over stolen reptiles

Oct. 22, 2020 12:16 PM EDT

WAUPACA, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man accused of killing a young man in a dispute over stolen reptiles has been charged with first-degree intentional homicide. Bill Zelenski, 44, of Waupaca, is accused of shooting the 18-year-old late Monday. The victim's name was not immediately released, but the...

Feds approve Nebraska's two-tiered Medicaid expansion setup

Oct. 20, 2020 5:21 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Low-income residents who qualify for expanded Medicaid coverage in Nebraska will have to work, volunteer or take classes or get job training if they want access to certain health-care services starting in 2022, state officials said Tuesday. Gov. Pete Ricketts said the federal government...

White principal fired for post about 'Black Lives Matter'

Oct. 19, 2020 12:15 PM EDT

WINDSOR, Vt. (AP) — A white Vermont school principal was fired for a post on social media in June that was critical of the Black Lives Matter movement. The Mount Ascutney School Board's decision was released on Friday and concluded that the statements of Tiffany Riley, the principal of Windsor High School,...

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is sworn in during a confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, Pool)

A look at a SCOTUS nominee's time at a Tennessee college

Oct. 18, 2020 12:58 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Lie, cheat or steal at Rhodes College, and the case could make its way to the student-run Honor Council. The group reviews infractions like cheating and plagiarizing and can levy a range of punishments, up to expulsion. In 1994, her senior year at the private liberal arts college in...

FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2020, file photo, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer wears a mask with the word

Michigan Legislature OKs unemployment, legal liability bills

Oct. 14, 2020 9:32 PM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's Republican-led Legislature on Wednesday voted to keep intact longer-lasting unemployment benefits and other coronavirus-related orders issued by Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, while also striking a deal on liability protections for businesses. The move followed a...

New Mexico judge issues ruling in marijuana reciprocity case

Oct. 13, 2020 8:01 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A state district judge cleared the way Tuesday for hundreds of patients to be re-authorized to participate in New Mexico’s medical marijuana program. The ruling stemmed from a challenge of a mandate issued in September and a subsequent emergency rule adopted by the state...

East St. Louis students lacking internet for remote learning

Oct. 11, 2020 10:36 AM EDT

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Countless parents in East St. Louis say they are relying on minimal resources while struggling to gain internet access to help their children participate in remote learning at area schools during the coronavirus pandemic. East St. Louis is a largely Black community where nearly...

Woman accused of assaulting, throwing gas on another woman

Oct. 8, 2020 1:30 PM EDT

MARION, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman was accused of throwing gasoline on another woman and trying to set a shed she was hiding in on fire, a sheriff's office said. The McDowell County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that Tiffany Danielle Keffer, 22, of Nebo is charged with attempted...

A police car patrols in front of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020.  Companies retreated from deal-making as the virus pandemic stunned the global economy, but the urge to shop is roaring back. Merger and acquisition deals hit $1 trillion during the third quarter, marking an 80% surge from a dismal second quarter.   (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

M&A roars back from pandemic slowdown

Oct. 8, 2020 10:10 AM EDT

Companies that retreated from corporate deal-making after the virus pandemic struck are now roaring back because of pent-up demand and a clearer view of how the disease is impacting their business. Chipmaker Nvidia's buyout of Arm Ltd. was the biggest merger and acquisition by a U.S. company during the third...

House Speaker Philip Gunn, R-Clinton, explains the purpose of overriding several bill vetoes by Gov. Tate Reeves, as they attempt to finish the final parts of a state spending plan for the budget year that began July 1, on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020 at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Reeves to appeal county judge's ruling on partial vetoes

Oct. 6, 2020 5:20 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves is appealing a judge's ruling that his partial vetoes of a budget bill in July were unconstitutional. Reeves filed a notice of appeal Monday afternoon announcing his intentions to take the case to the state Supreme Court, the latest salvo in an ongoing...