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2 men charged with running practice without medical license

Apr. 13, 2021 06:36 AM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Two men operating an Alabama business have been arrested and accused of practicing medicine without a license, officials said. William Timothy Rogers, 53, and Steven Douglas Elliott, 40, were arrested for the felony charge following a search...

Mississippi and Secret Service work on cybercrime task force

Apr. 06, 2021 18:01 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch said Tuesday that her office has established a partnership with the U.S. Secret Service and in-state law enforcement agencies to investigate financial crimes that occur online. A Cyberfraud Task Force is...

Man gives untold perspective on Reagan assassination attempt

Apr. 03, 2021 00:04 AM EDT

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — If you’re about 50 or older, you probably remember where you were when you learned President Ronald Reagan was shot in an assassination attempt 40 years ago on March 30, 1981. Savannah cardiologist Dr. Randy Bottner definitely does. ...

'Major' pain: Biden's dog involved in 2nd biting incident

Mar. 30, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden's younger dog Major this week was involved in his second biting incident of the month, the White House said Tuesday. The dog "nipped someone while on a walk" on Monday, said Michael LaRosa, press secretary to first lady Jill Biden,...

School plotters often are bullied, suffer from depression

Mar. 30, 2021 09:33 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The warning signs are all there. Students who were making plans to attack schools showed the same types of troubled histories as those who carried them out. They were badly bullied, often suffered from depression with stress at home and exhibited...

Biden's dogs back at White House after ruff start

Mar. 24, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden's dogs — Champ and Major — are roaming the White House again, after having been sent to Delaware when Major, the younger dog, injured a Secret Service agent. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said at the Wednesday briefing...

Dan Bongino tapped for national afternoon radio slot in May

Mar. 18, 2021 15:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Conservative commentator Dan Bongino has joined a scramble to inherit the radio talk show mantle left behind by the death of Rush Limbaugh. Cumulus Media’s Westwood One said Bongino will begin a new three-hour radio program from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m....

Biden dog Major in doghouse after injuring security agent

Mar. 09, 2021 16:09 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has Major trouble. Family dogs Major and Champ have been banished from the White House for a doggie time out in Delaware after Major caused a “minor injury” to a Secret Service agent. White House press...