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"Sour Grapes" wine fraud con man deported to Indonesia 04/13/2021 05:51pm • LOS ANGELES (AP) — A one-time California man who bilked wine collectors out of millions by selling cheaper booze he rebottled in his kitchen has been deported to his native Indonesia, U.S. immigration officials said Tuesday. Rudy Kurniawan, 44, was deported last week on a commercial flight from Da The gonzo art of writing for 'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' The gonzo art of writing for 'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' 04/13/2021 11:08am • NEW YORK (AP) — Screenplay writing, usually a fairly solitary, uneventful process, is more of a full-contact sport for a movie like “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.” Work for the nine Oscar-nominated writers of the “Borat” sequel began conventionally enough. Brainstorming, a draft, a table re Ex-L.A. sheriff's deputy gets prison for pot warehouse theft 04/12/2021 05:19pm • LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy who staged a $2 million robbery of a marijuana warehouse was sentenced Monday to seven years in federal prison. Marc Antrim, 43, of South El Monte, helped orchestrate an October 2018 raid on a warehouse in downtown Los Angeles in wh Lawyer: 2 arrested had no role in Confederate chair theft 04/12/2021 02:43pm • NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A lawyer for of the two people arrested on charges of possessing a stolen Confederate monument that was taken from an Alabama cemetery said the pair had nothing to do with the theft of the artifact, calling it a misunderstanding. The chair-shaped monument was recovered in New O Montgomery County schools warn of fake sex-assault report Montgomery County schools warn of fake sex-assault report 04/12/2021 11:40am • The public school system in Montgomery County, Maryland, warned the community Monday that a social media post regarding sexual assaults at county schools is fake. In a statement Monday, the school system said the post was made to look like it had been made by the school system, but that “these Biden to create commission to study expanding the Supreme Court Biden to create commission to study expanding the Supreme Court 04/11/2021 03:13am • ▶ Watch Video: CBSN Originals | Does the Supreme Court Need Reform? Watch the CBSN Originals documentary "Does the Supreme Court Need Reform?" It premieres on CBSN Sunday, April 11, at 8 p.m., 11 p.m. and 2 a.m. ET.President Biden is signing an Senate filibuster's racist past fuels arguments for its end Senate filibuster's racist past fuels arguments for its end 04/10/2021 05:47am • WASHINGTON (AP) — Once obscure, the Senate filibuster is coming under fresh scrutiny not only because of the enormous power it gives a single senator to halt President Joe Biden’s agenda, but as a tool historically used for racism. Senators and those advocating for changes to the practice say th The Latest: Navajo Nation issues weekend stay-at-home order The Latest: Navajo Nation issues weekend stay-at-home order 04/09/2021 06:27pm • WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. -- The Navajo Nation has issued a stay-at-home order for the weekend after reporting 26 more confirmed COVID-19 cases. The latest figures bring the total number of cases on the tribe’s reservation, which includes parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah, to 30,239. No additional Senate filibuster's racist past fuels arguments for its end Senate filibuster's racist past fuels arguments for its end 04/09/2021 03:39pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — Once obscure, the Senate filibuster is coming under fresh scrutiny not only because of the enormous power it gives a single senator to halt President Joe Biden’s agenda, but as a tool historically used for racism. Senators and those advocating for changes to the practice say th Stolen Confederate monument recovered in New Orleans 04/09/2021 02:15pm • MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Authorities have recovered a Confederate monument that had been stolen in Alabama and was the subject of a ransom note threatening to convert it into a toilet, New Orleans police confirmed Friday. A spokesperson for the New Orleans Police Department wrote in an email that NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week 04/09/2021 12:33pm • A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ New Georgia voting law is far stricter than that in Colorado CLAIM Hungary to assist Slovakia in inspection of Russian vaccine 04/09/2021 06:31am • BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Slovakia’s deputy prime minister traveled to Hungary to ask for assistance in inspecting doses of the Russian-made COVID-19 vaccine, a day after Russia demanded Slovakia return the jabs. Deputy Prime Minister Igor Matovic said he went to Budapest “to find a helping ha Loud debates, fun banter: Mideast finds outlet in Clubhouse Loud debates, fun banter: Mideast finds outlet in Clubhouse 04/09/2021 01:32am • BEIRUT (AP) — They are boisterous, argumentative and at times downright hilarious. Hundreds of thousands of people in the Arab world are turning to Clubhouse, the fast-growing audio chat app, to mock and vent against longtime rulers, debate sensitive issues from abortion to sexual harassment, or Doncic, Porzingis lead bounce-back Mavs over Bucks 116-101 Doncic, Porzingis lead bounce-back Mavs over Bucks 116-101 04/08/2021 08:21pm • DALLAS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis got two quick shots on purpose and another by accident in the fourth quarter while putting Dallas in front of Milwaukee for good a night after appearing unhappy over not getting any looks late in a loss to lowly Houston. Those eight consecutive points helped put qu Signs Your N95 Mask Might Be Fake 04/08/2021 08:00pm • Not all masks are created equal. Since the coronavirus pandemic hit in March 2020, Americans have become well acquainted with public health advisories that encourage us to wash our hands, practice social distancing and wear a mask in public.While a simple, reusable cotton mask offers some protection
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