Judge orders chocolatier to destroy his chocolate bunnies

Lindt & Spruengli’s foil-wrapped chocolate bunnies deserve protection from counterfeit products, Switzerland’s highest court ruled on Thursday, ordering German discounter Lidl to stop selling a similar product in Switzerland and destroy its stock. (Arnd Wiegmann, Reuters) Estimated reading time: less than a minute ZURRICH — Lindt & Spruengli’s foil-wrapped chocolate bunnies deserve protection from counterfeit … Read more

Exercise but still hurt? This might be why

Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes It’s a story as old as time: you have joint pain that just won’t go away, even if you do everything right on paper. You’ve tried exercising more, rehabilitating, and pursuing alternative therapies — even the old “give it time” method — but continue to hit a recovery plateau. The … Read more

VR woman pleads guilty to embezzlement of more than $200K | Times Georgian

A woman from Villa Rica entered into a plea deal with federal prosecutors over allegations of embezzlement of more than $200,000 from her former employer, an Atlanta-based real estate management company. Nicole Leigh Stamps-Mims, 35, of Villa Rica, pleaded guilty to Judge Steve C. Jones in the Atlanta Division of the Northern District of Georgia … Read more

‘This isn’t the same person’: Friends say man killed by police had recent mental health crisis

Jebb Muir, 44, was murdered by South Salt Lake Police on Tuesday. Family and friends remember him as a “loving, caring, incredible person” who was going through a psychological crisis. (Muir family photo) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes SOUTH SALT LAKE – “What else could I have done not to let this happen?” That question … Read more

Twin County United Way Launches Free Book Program Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in Asotin, Nez Perce County | Idaho

LEWISTON – On Oct. 3, the Twin County United Way is launching Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library’s free book program in Asotin and Nez Perce counties, in an effort to help preschoolers with their reading skills. Through the program, enrolled children have the opportunity to receive a free book in the mail once a month until … Read more

Pair of wolves killed in Northeast Washington after repeated attacks on livestock | local

COLVILLE – Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials say 2 wolves have been killed in northeastern Washington after repeated attacks on livestock. On September 21, 2022, WDFW Director Kelly Susewind authorized the lethal removal of up to two wolves from the Leadpoint pack area. The permission was in response to repeated robberies of livestock … Read more

Rockford Awards $170K+ for Law Enforcement Support

ROCKFORD, Illinois (WIFR) — U.S. Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced new federal funding on Tuesday for technical support to law enforcement in Rockford. The City of Rockford is one of three recipients in the 17th Congressional District to receive a grant through the United States Department of Justice’s Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program … Read more

LPD: Victim shot at SIA in critical condition | News

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A person was hospitalized Monday after a shooting at the Subaru of Indiana Automotive plant in Lafayette. Police said the suspected gunman is dead and emphasized there is no active threat to the community. At 4.15 pm the police received a report of a shooting incident at the SIA factory. According … Read more

Lancaster Maternal Fetal Medicine opens new office | News

Lancaster Maternal Fetal Medicine will begin seeing patients on October 3 at a new location – 2568 Lititz Pike. An ownership entity associated with the practice purchased the Members First bank building on Lititz Pike in Manheim Township in April 2022 for $825,000, according to county records. The practice will close its leased offices at … Read more