Woman charged with abusing 80-year-old mother with dementia

TACOMA — A Puyallup woman has been charged with abusing her 80-year-old mother who has dementia. The Pierce County Prosecutor's Office said in a news release that 51-year-old Leisa Wagner was charged Friday with assault and unlawful imprisonment. Prosecutors said Puyallup police were called to a home in September after a family member reported Wagner was...


5 decisions that made the Nobel Prizes look bad

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nobel Prizes cannot be revoked, so the judges must put a lot of thought into their selections for the six awards, which will be announced in the next two weeks. A discovery might seem groundbreaking today, but will it stand the test of time? Prize founder Alfred Nobel wanted to honor those...


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