KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A nonprofit that advocates for prisoners' rights says a Tennessee county is illegally censoring mail the group sends to inmates and forcing the use of postcards instead of letters.
Prison Legal News filed a lawsuit Tuesday in federal court in Knoxville to stop the practice. The lawsuit says the Knox County Jail has censored at least 147 items the nonprofit sent to inmates since November 2014.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it's strengthening privacy protections for consumers on the government's health insurance website ahead of a new sign-up season starting Nov. 1.
In a blog Friday, HealthCare.gov CEO Kevin Counihan says the web page will have a new "privacy manager" that lets consumers opt out of embedded connections to third-party advertising, analytics and social media sites.
SUITLAND, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a driver was killed when the semitractor-trailer he was driving fell from a Capital Beltway overpass onto a parkway in a Maryland suburb of Washington, D.C.
Maryland State Police say the driver lost control on the outer loop of the beltway early Friday. The truck, carrying paper products, crashed through a guardrail and landed on the Suitland Parkway below.
Prince George's County Fire & EMS officials say the...