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FILE - This undated file photo provided by Western Tidewater Regional Jail, in Virginia, shows Dr. Javaid Perwaiz. On Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, the Justice Department said that a federal jury convicted Perwaiz of submitting false insurance claims after performing what authorities described as unnecessary surgeries on women. (Western Tidewater Regional Jail via AP, File)

Virginia gynecologist convicted of fraud, unneeded surgeries

Nov. 9, 2020 9:25 PM EST

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia gynecologist has been found guilty of submitting false insurance claims after performing what authorities described as unnecessary surgeries on women, including hysterectomies and tubal ligations. The Justice Department said in a statement Monday that a federal jury...

Editorial Roundup: US

Oct. 7, 2020 3:36 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Oct. 7 The San Francisco Chronicle on President Donald Trump being diagnosed with COVID-19: Continuing to blur the line between political campaign and suicide cult, President Trump took to multiple outlets to urge his remaining followers not to...