Saturday, December 16, 2017

AP US & World News

Health care administrator gets 4 years, 9 months for bribery

A former Florida health care administrator has been sentenced to 4 years and 9 months in federal prison for accepting bribes from health care facilities to help them stay ahead of regulators
Updated: 1 hour ago
5 things to know about King Michael's funeral in Romania

5 things to know about King Michael's funeral in Romania

5 things to know about King Michael's funeral in Romania
Updated: 1 hour ago
AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

PHOTO GALLERY: Protesters in Argentina; firefighters battle wildfire in California; Afghan migrants and refugees arrive at port near Athens.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Rahul Gandhi takes over India's opposition Congress party

Rahul Gandhi, the scion of India's most famous political dynasty, has taken over as president of the main opposition Congress party
Updated: 2 hours ago
Disney-Fox deal may create a new nerdy nirvana

Disney-Fox deal may create a new nerdy nirvana

Disney $52 billion purchase of Fox seals rift in Marvel, 'Star Wars' universes but it will be unavoidable online and in theaters
Updated: 3 hours ago
Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct

Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct

Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct
Updated: 3 hours ago
Fear, shame preserve silence of abuse by clerics in Pakistan

Fear, shame preserve silence of abuse by clerics in Pakistan

As adults, victims of sexual abuse by Islamic clerics feel the shame deeply but say speaking out is not an option, not in a society that threatens the victims and where even powerful politicians express fear at confronting clerics
Updated: 3 hours ago

Police: Trooper shoots, kills man during traffic stop

Delaware State Police say a trooper has shot and wounded a person during a traffic stop
Updated: 4 hours ago
Army of firefighters takes on still-growing California fire

Army of firefighters takes on still-growing California fire

The fourth-largest wildfire in California history continues to grow and threaten thousands of homes despite armies of fire crews and fleets of bulldozers and aircraft
Updated: 4 hours ago

Winning numbers drawn in 'Lucky Money' game

Winning numbers drawn in 'Lucky Money' game
Updated: 4 hours ago