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PHOENIX | Center where comatose woman had baby faced criminal probe

PHOENIX —Jan 13, 2019— Regulators wanted to remove developmentally disabled patients from a Phoenix long-term care facility years before a woman in a vegetative state gave birth, Arizona’s largest newspaper reported Sunday. The Arizona Republic reported Hacienda HealthCare faced a 2016 criminal investigation for allegedly billing the state more than $4 million for bogus 2014 … Continue reading PHOENIX | Center where comatose woman had baby faced criminal probe

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Hundreds of aftershocks shake Alaskans following big quake

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Chris Riekena was driving his 7-year-old son to school when his car started acting up. As he pulled over, he realized the problem wasn’t his car — it was a huge earthquake. Riekena turned around to calm his son in the back seat and when he looked forward again, the road ahead of … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Hundreds of aftershocks shake Alaskans following big quake

ATLANTA | The Latest: In Georgia, Kemp has trouble with voter card

ATLANTA — The Latest on voting problems in the midterm election (all times local): 7:13 p.m. Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp — who is also in charge of the state’s election — had problems voting. The Georgia governor’s race is one of the most closely-watched in the country, due in part to an ongoing … Continue reading ATLANTA | The Latest: In Georgia, Kemp has trouble with voter card

US Pacific territory will need help to recover from typhoon

Residents of a U.S. territory in the Pacific ravaged by Super Typhoon Yutu are hopeful for help from the federal government as they dig out from damage including crumbled concrete houses, smashed cars and fallen utility poles. Used to riding out monster homes, about 50,000 people living in the U.S. Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana … Continue reading US Pacific territory will need help to recover from typhoon

ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: CIA director in Turkey to review Khashoggi case

ANKARA, Turkey  — The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 3:15 p.m. A U.S. official says CIA Director Gina Haspel is in Turkey to review the case of slain Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi. The official was not authorized to discuss the trip and spoke only on condition of anonymity. … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: CIA director in Turkey to review Khashoggi case

WASHINGTON | Trump may not know what’s behind warming, but scientists do

WASHINGTON— Despite what President Donald Trump says, scientists have long known that what’s warming the planet isn’t natural. It’s us. They even have the energy balance sheets accounting for changes in the climate to prove it. President Trump’s own White House put out a science report last year concluding that “the likely range of the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump may not know what’s behind warming, but scientists do

WASHINGTON | US wholesale prices rose just 0.2 percent in September

WASHINGTON— U.S. wholesale prices rose a mild 0.2 percent last month, held down by lower food and energy costs, suggesting that inflation remains in check despite the economy’s robust growth. The Labor Department said Wednesday that its producer price index — which measures inflation before it reaches consumers — rose 2.6 percent compared with a … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US wholesale prices rose just 0.2 percent in September

Kentucky News: Fort Knox Soldier, Andrew Paul Schmidt Pleads Guilty to Production of Child Porn by Parent, Transportation and Possession of Child Porn

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A Fort Knox, Kentucky soldier pleaded guilty today before United States District Judge Rebecca Grady Jennings, to five counts of production of child pornography by a parent, 10 counts of transportation of child pornography, and one count of possession of child pornography, announced United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman. Andrew Paul Schmidt, … Continue reading Kentucky News: Fort Knox Soldier, Andrew Paul Schmidt Pleads Guilty to Production of Child Porn by Parent, Transportation and Possession of Child Porn