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DirecTV drops Trump-friendly One America News

Jan. 16, 2022 00:08 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — DirecTV plans to drop One America News Network, significantly shrinking the reach of the right-wing TV channel friendly to Donald Trump and widely criticized for spreading misinformation including the former president’s false claim that he won the 2020 election. The...

Labor leader, council member convicted in corruption trial

Nov. 15, 2021 16:16 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A powerful Philadelphia labor leader and a city council member were found guilty of conspiracy charges Monday in a corruption trial. Prosecutors said John “Johnny Doc” Dougherty kept Bobby Henon, a union electrician-turned-Philadelphia City...

Case against labor leader, council member goes to jury

Nov. 10, 2021 13:31 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal court jury must now decide on the corruption case against a powerful Philadelphia labor leader and a city council member. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Schmehl gave instructions to jurors Wednesday and released them to begin deliberations in...