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BRUSSELS | Belgium shocked by TV weather woman’s encounter with racism

BRUSSELS — Media outlets and politicians in Belgium expressed shock and dismay Friday after two high-profile reports of racism rocked the kingdom this week, raising troubling questions about white attitudes a few weeks before local elections. Cecile Djunga, a black weather presenter with state broadcaster RTBF, posted an online video saying she had endured racist … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Belgium shocked by TV weather woman’s encounter with racism

WASHINGTON | After long fight against brain cancer, McCain ends treatment

WASHINGTON — Arizona Sen. John McCain has discontinued medical treatment for an aggressive form of brain cancer, says his family. It’s a likely indication that the war hero, presidential nominee and longtime lawmaker is nearing the end of his life. The 81-year-old McCain has surpassed expectations for survival, but “the progress of disease and the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | After long fight against brain cancer, McCain ends treatment

New Jersey News: New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes License of Five Doctors Involving the Prescription of Opioids, Anabolic Steroids, or Other Controlled Substances

NEWARK, N.J. – New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Division of Consumer Affairs yesterday announced that the State Board of Medical Examiners (“the Board”) has revoked the licenses of five doctors in unrelated cases involving the prescription of opioids, anabolic steroids, and/or other controlled substances to their patients, including two doctors convicted … Continue reading New Jersey News: New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes License of Five Doctors Involving the Prescription of Opioids, Anabolic Steroids, or Other Controlled Substances

AG Hawley Announces Two Convictions in Child Sex Abuse Cases

Jefferson City, MO/November 7, 2017 (STL.News) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced two recent convictions in child sexual abuse cases. A Jackson County jury found Brian Lewis, 26, of Kansas City, guilty of four counts of first-degree statutory sodomy, two counts of first-degree statutory rape, and two counts of incest for the sexual … Continue reading AG Hawley Announces Two Convictions in Child Sex Abuse Cases