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JASPER, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama sheriff says a dozen inmates escaped from his jail by using peanut butter to trick a new employee into opening an outside door. Walker County Sheriff James Underwood said the inmates used peanut butter from jail sandwiches to change the number...
JASPER, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the escape of 12 inmates from a county jail in Alabama. (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The sheriff in Walker County, Alabama says he's not going to make any excuses for the escape of a dozen inmates from his jail. Sheriff James Underwood says an...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Congress should be paying what the public pays when it comes to "Obamacare." But members of Congress already pretty much do. Here's a look at Trump's claim, and the reality. TRUMP tweet Monday: "If ObamaCare is hurting people, &...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge has struck down Alabama's one-of-a-kind law that enabled judges to put minors seeking abortions through a trial-like proceeding in which the fetus could get a lawyer and prosecutors could object to the pregnant girl's wishes. Alabama...
PHOENIX (AP) — Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio was convicted of a criminal charge Monday for refusing to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants, marking a final rebuke for a politician who once drew strong popularity from such crackdowns but was ultimately booted from office as...
PHOENIX (AP) — Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio was convicted of a criminal charge Monday for refusing to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants, marking a final rebuke for a politician who once drew strong popularity from such crackdowns but was ultimately booted from office as...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge has struck down Alabama's one-of-a-kind law that enabled judges to put minors seeking abortions through a trial-like proceeding in which the fetus could get a lawyer and prosecutors could object to the pregnant girl's wishes. Alabama...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The State Bar of California on Monday proposed lowering the minimum score on the most recent licensing exam for attorneys amid an alarming decline in people passing the test considered one of the toughest in the U.S. Staff at the state bar told The...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's state-owned utility voted Monday to stop building two billion-dollar nuclear reactors, likely ending the project that has been beset by delays and cost overruns. The reactors were set to be among the first new nuclear reactors built in the...