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  • New task force seeks to overhaul state's lobbying statutes

    A task force formed by the secretary of state working to clarify and strengthen Rhode Island's lobbying statutes met for the first time Thursday. Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea said the executive and legislative lobbying statutes are unnecessarily...
  • Man gets over 3 years in prison on bank fraud, conspiracy

    The U.S. Attorney in New Hampshire says a man from Nigeria has been sentenced in federal court to 37 months in prison on bank fraud and conspiracy charges. Prosecutors said 29-year-old Olowaseun Adekoya (oh-LOO'wah-shay-oon a-DEH'-koi-YAH') living in...
  • Judges hear McCrory lawsuit involving NC coal ash commission

    Lawyers for Gov. Pat McCrory are pressing his case that fellow Republicans at the North Carolina legislature violated the state constitution when they created three new commissions, including the one overseeing the closure of Duke Energy's coal ash dumps....
  • Alabama justices: Until high court rules, we're in charge

    The Alabama Supreme Court has made itself an outlier in the judicial march legalizing same-sex marriages in the United States, drawing rebukes from gay rights advocates and evoking comparisons to Alabama's defiance of federal authorities during the...
  • 2 Virginia women sentenced in Medicaid fraud scheme

    Two women have been sentenced for their roles in a fraud scheme that cost Medicaid more than $2 million. Fifty-year-old Lisa Marie Barrett of Norfolk received an eight-year sentence, while 34-year-old Jacqueline J. Harris of Portsmouth was sentenced to...
  • Death sentence for man who murdered ex-girlfriend's dad, sister in Irvine

    Death sentence for man who murdered ex-girlfriend's dad, sister in Irvine
    A Van Nuys man was sentenced to death Tuesday for murdering the father and sister of his ex-girlfriend and leaving their charred bodies in an Irvine park, according to the Orange County district attorney's office. Iftekhar Murtaza, 30, also left his ex-...
  • Pompano woman gets 7 years on probation in friend's 2013 shooting death in Boca

    Pompano woman gets 7 years on probation in friend's 2013 shooting death in Boca
    Family photos of Justin Holt show a young man happily posing in his favorite black sunglasses and enjoying life before the 22-year-old became the victim of a tragic shooting in Boca Raton 15 months ago. Palm Beach County Circuit Judge Glenn Kelley on...
  • Jury sides with cops despite questions about their truth-telling

    Jury sides with cops despite questions about their truth-telling
    A federal jury Wednesday sided with two Chicago police officers in the 2011 fatal shooting of a motorist in spite of a dispatch recording that suddenly surfaced in the middle of the trial that appeared to cast doubt on the officers' version of events....
  • AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EST

    US won't bring federal charges in Ferguson shooting, but strongly criticizes police force The Justice Department cleared a white former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old on Wednesday, but also issued...
  • Pharrell tells jury he didn't copy Gaye music for hit song

    Pharrell Williams told a jury Wednesday that he was trying to evoke the feel of Marvin Gaye's music but did not copy the late singer's work when he crafted the 2013 hit "Blurred Lines." Williams said he grew up listening to Gaye's music and was...
  • 'It WAS him': Defense admits Tsarnaev bombed Boston Marathon

    The question, for all practical purposes, is no longer whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took part in the Boston Marathon bombing. It's whether he deserves to die for it. In a blunt opening statement at the nation's biggest terrorism trial in nearly 20 years,...