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Mother who put children in suitcase charged with child abuse

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A 26-year-old Michigan mother accused of leaving her 11-month-old twin daughters in a suitcase along a curb with trash has been charged with child abuse. Prosecutors say the woman has not been arraigned and is being mentally evaluated at a hospital. She was arrested Wednes...

No charges in Prince death after two-year probe

CHASKA: Two years after Prince's death, prosecutors said on Thursday (Apr 19) they would not file any criminal charges as they could not determine how the pop icon obtained the counterfeit painkillers that killed him. Prosecutors reached a settlement with one doctor in Prince's native Minnesota .....

Ex-Liberian warlord ‘Jungle Jabbah’ gets 30 years in US prison

REUTERS: A former Liberian warlord known as "Jungle Jabbah" was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Thursday for gaining U.S. asylum by lying about his role in the civil war in his homeland and atrocities he committed, U.S. prosecutors said on Thursday. Mohammed Jabbateh, 51, who has lived in East ....

The Latest: Judge sanctions prosecutors in Greitens case

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (all times local): 10 a.m. A St. Louis judge has rejected a request from Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens to dismiss a felony criminal indictment, but sanctioned prosecutors for failing to turn over evidence as soon as they should have. Ci...

The Latest: Prince’s doctor fined for illegal prescription

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into Prince’s death (all times local): 10 a.m. A Minnesota doctor accused of illegally prescribing an opioid for Prince a week before the musician died has agreed to pay ,000 to settle a federal civil claim. The settlement comes as stat...

2 years after Prince’s death, prosecutor to update probe

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors in the Minnesota county where Prince died will announce a decision on criminal charges following a two-year investigation into the music superstar’s death from an accidental fentanyl overdose. Carver County Attorney Mark Metz scheduled an 11:30 a.m. news c...