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Prosecutors: South Carolina prison supervisor took $219,000 in bribes; got 173 cellphones to inmates

Apr. 12, 2024 12:34 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A supervisor who managed security at a South Carolina prison accepted more than $219,000 in bribes over three years and got 173 contraband cellphones for inmates, according to federal prosecutors. Christine Mary Livingston, 46, was indicted earlier this month...

Iowa's Marshall says she received 'hate comments' on social media after drawing late foul vs. UConn

Apr. 06, 2024 19:32 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Iowa guard Gabbie Marshall said Saturday she received “hate comments” from people upset about her role in a much-discussed foul call late in the Hawkeyes' Final Four win over UConn. Marshall responded by “kind of” deleting her social media apps from her...

One Tech Tip: How to use apps to track and photograph the total solar eclipse

Apr. 04, 2024 10:31 AM EDT

Monday's total solar eclipse might become one of the most filmed and photographed events of the year. As the moon passes in front of the sun, plunging a swath of North America into a few minutes of darkness, throngs will take pictures or videos of the moment. But powerful solar rays...

Editorial Roundup: Mississippi

Apr. 03, 2024 11:50 AM EDT

Greenwood Commonwealth. April 2, 2024. Editorial: Early Voting Is Put On Hold A House committee chairman has killed an effort this year to allow any Mississippi voter to cast his or her ballot early at the circuit clerk’s office. The chairman, Rep....

Canada's Niagara region declares a state of emergency to prepare for an influx of eclipse viewers

Mar. 30, 2024 12:20 PM EDT

NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario (AP) — Ontario’s Niagara Region has declared a state of emergency as it prepares to welcome up to a million visitors for the solar eclipse in early April. The total solar eclipse on April 8 will be the first to touch the province since 1979, and Niagara...

Edmunds compares: 2024 Honda Passport vs. 2024 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mar. 27, 2024 07:06 AM EDT

Midsize SUVs with two rows of seating are an excellent option if you want something a little bigger than the ubiquitous small SUV. They have room for five and plenty of storage space but also are less expensive and easier to park than three-row SUVs. Among the available models, the Honda Passport...

Wind and sun are free, but it's harder to get renewable energy projects built these days. Here's why

Mar. 26, 2024 02:19 AM EDT

SPRAKEBUELL, Germany (AP) — The wind gusting across north German farm country brings much to the village of Sprakebuell: fog and rain from the sea, the occasional migrating stork, the faint smell of manure in the newly fertilized fields. And perhaps best of all, money — from...

Justice Department sues Apple, alleging it illegally monopolized the smartphone market

Mar. 21, 2024 16:12 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Thursday announced a sweeping antitrust lawsuit against Apple, accusing the tech giant of engineering an illegal monopoly in smartphones that boxes out competitors, stifles innovation and keeps prices artificially high. The lawsuit, filed...

Apple says Justice Department suit alleging illegal monopoly over smartphones in US is 'wrong on the facts and the law'

Mar. 21, 2024 10:57 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Apple says Justice Department suit alleging illegal monopoly over smartphones in US is 'wrong on the facts and the law.'

Justice Department sues Apple and alleges the tech giant has maintained an illegal monopoly on smartphones in the US

Mar. 21, 2024 10:32 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department sues Apple and alleges the tech giant has maintained an illegal monopoly on smartphones in the US.