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Doctor in pill mill case pleads to money laundering

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 06:25:21 GMT2018-04-27T06:25:21Z

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) -- A West Virginia doctor has pleaded guilty to a money laundering charge related to pain pills he prescribed....

Man convicted of mailing fatal cyanide set to be sentenced

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:39:25 GMT2018-04-27T05:39:25Z

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A Maine man convicted of sending cyanide to a suicidal man in England is due to be sentenced....

Smoke from Wisconsin refinery explosion poses health risk

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:23:09 GMT2018-04-27T05:23:09Z

An explosion and asphalt fire at a Wisconsin oil refinery sent huge plumes of smoke into the air that pollution experts said almost certainly contained large amounts of toxins, posing a serious health risk to those living downwind....

Florida school shooting suspect Cruz due back in court

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:15:37 GMT2018-04-27T05:15:37Z

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz is due back in court for a hearing designed to get the death penalty case moving forward....

Regulators weigh request to remove Wynn from casino license

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:09:26 GMT2018-04-27T05:09:26Z

BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts gambling regulators are considering Wynn Resorts' request to remove Steve Wynn's name from its state casino license as the company founder faces numerous allegations of sexual misconduct....

Iconic pen used by military, made by blind people turns 50

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:07:31 GMT2018-04-27T05:07:31Z

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- Anyone who's served in the military, worked for the federal government or addressed a package at the post office is probably familiar with an iconic government pen....

Authorities: Wisconsin refinery fire out, evacuation remains

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:06:12 GMT2018-04-27T05:06:12Z

Residents are still not in their homes after a smoky refinery fire forced most of their northwestern Wisconsin community to evacuate....

Texas church gunman vowed not to hurt anyone 5 years earlier

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 04:58:57 GMT2018-04-27T04:58:57Z

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church last year told a military judge in 2012 he "would never allow myself to hurt someone" again while admitting to abusing his stepson and a long struggle with anger, according to Air Force records obtained by The Associated Press....

Federal agency says it lost track of 1,475 migrant children

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 04:25:00 GMT2018-04-27T04:25:00Z

Federal officials lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children last year after a government agency placed the minors in the homes of adult sponsors in communities across the country, according to testimony before a Senate subcommittee Thursday....

Smoky fire that forced evacuations out at Wisconsin refinery

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 04:23:51 GMT2018-04-27T04:23:51Z

Authorities said Thursday that a fire at a northwestern Wisconsin refinery where an explosion injured at least 11 people was out, but that an evacuation order for residents of Superior would remain and be re-evaluated throughout the night....