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Some of the trucks in a Russian aid convoy that entered Ukraine in a move denounced by Kiev as an invasion are returning to Russia.More >>
Hundreds of Russian aid trucks returned home from rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Saturday, highlighting a dire need for long-term assistance to the region where homes and livelihoods have been destroyed by months of fighting.More >>
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A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step could expose Israel - as well as Hamas - to war crimes investigations.More >>
Witnesses say an Israeli airstrike has collapsed a 12-story apartment tower in central Gaza City.More >>
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Anita LaFay Washington (Source: Millbrook Police Department)
The Millbrook Police Department has made an arrest for the murder of 49-year-old Anita L. Washington. After conducting an investigation, Police arrested 27-year-old Sedrick Clayton in connection withMore >>
The Millbrook Police Department has made an arrest for the murder of 49-year-old Anita L. Washington. After conducting an investigation, Police arrested 27-year-old Sedrick Clayton in connection with the murder. Clayton is the victim's son.More >>
Four people in the Baton Rouge area have been convicted of illegally receiving benefits of more than $40,000.
Brandi Boyette pled guilty to getting almost $23,000 in food stamp and child care benefits after failing to report the father of her kids as a household member.
She was sentenced to two years probation and will have to make restitution of $22,702 to the Department of Children and Family Services.
According to reports, Stephanie and Matthew Thibodaux received more than $14,000 in benefits after Stephanie failed to report Matthew as a household member and Matthew provided false documents to DCFS to help her get the benefits.
They were each given one year of probation and will have to pay DCFS $14,302 in restitution.
Beverly Banks received $6,793 in benefits after claiming a person who was not a member of her household. She was sentenced to five years of probation, 100 hours of community service and pay restitution to DCFS.