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Louisiana: Abbeville wedding exposed about 150 to COVID-19

Oct. 05, 2021 14:46 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — About 150 people were exposed to COVID-19 at a recent wedding, and any who are not vaccinated should quarantine themselves through Saturday, the Louisiana Department of Health said Tuesday. Everyone who attended the wedding in Abbeville on Sept....

A wedding with flare: 2 men fined over Coast Guard search

Oct. 05, 2021 11:38 AM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Two Rhode Island men authorities say touched off a needless and expensive ocean search-and-rescue effort when they fired maritime distress flares to celebrate a friend's wedding have agreed to pay $5,000 each to settle the case, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. ...

North Korea says hypersonic missile made 1st test flight

Sep. 29, 2021 14:25 PM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Wednesday that it successfully tested a new hypersonic missile it implied was being developed as nuclear capable, as it continues to expand its military capabilities and pressure Washington and Seoul over long-stalled negotiations over its nuclear...

Japanese princess's fiancé returns for delayed marriage

Sep. 27, 2021 06:36 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Princess Mako’s fiancé returned to Japan on Monday for their marriage, which was suspended for more than three years because of a financial dispute involving his mother. Kei Komuro, 29, arrived from New York, where he studied law and plans to...

Delayed unveiling of students' marble carving is Saturday

Sep. 17, 2021 04:07 AM EDT

SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Some Kentucky students who have been working on a marble carving will finally see their work unveiled this weekend. Artist Andrew Wielawski has been working with five high school students to create the first of four large carvings at the corners...

Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94

Sep. 09, 2021 14:57 PM EDT

Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died. He was 94. Constantine died Aug. 31 at his home in Reading, Pennsylvania,...

Here comes the bomb squad: Wedding dress in suspicious box

Sep. 07, 2021 17:14 PM EDT

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities shut down a road in South Carolina for over an hour Tuesday to investigate a bomb threat that turned out to be a wedding dress, Charleston Police said. Someone who saw a woman cram an oversized package into a mailbox called 911,...

Ex-Cardinal McCarrick, 91, pleads not guilty in sex assault

Sep. 03, 2021 15:06 PM EDT

DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — Former Roman Catholic Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, the once-powerful American prelate who was expelled from the priesthood for sexual abuse, pleaded not guilty Friday to sexually assaulting a 16-year-old boy during a wedding reception in Massachusetts nearly 50 years...

Victorious Taliban focus on governing after US withdrawal

Aug. 31, 2021 15:58 PM EDT

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban reveled in their victory after the American withdrawal from Afghanistan, reiterating their pledge Tuesday to bring peace and security to the country after decades of war. Their anxious citizens, meanwhile, are waiting to see what the new order looks...

Indiana health commissioner defends maskless wedding photo

Aug. 30, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s health commissioner defended herself Monday against criticism arising from a photograph circulating on social media showing her not wearing a face mask during a wedding reception. Dr. Kristina Box said in a statement that she “made an...