Florida judge sends former 'pill mill' doctor to prison

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A former pain management doctor in Florida will be going to federal prison for two years after a judge rejected sentencing guidelines that recommended a six-month sentence.

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Obama uses social media to engage and persuade

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Barack Obama called on world leaders at the United Nations to do more for the world's refugees, his mention of a young boy named Alex could have just been a footnote, a forgotten paragraph in a daily blizzard of speeches and press releases.

  • Written by KEVIN FREKING , Associated Press

New York City has fewest shootings ever last year

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City recorded its fewest number of shootings last year and narrowly missed setting a record low for homicides since comparable record-keeping began.

  • Written by COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press

'Obama Out': President ending reign as pop culture king

WASHINGTON (AP) — From his campaign fist bump to his theatrical mic drop at the last White House correspondents' dinner, Barack Obama ruled as America's pop culture president.

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