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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers are beginning a special session on a $1.3 billion prison construction plan. Gov. Kay Ivey called lawmakers back to Montgomery on Monday to vote on the proposal to build at least three new prisons and renovate others. The plan would use $400 million of pandemic relief funds to help

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City-based Devon Energy Corporation and its affiliates have agreed to pay $6.15 million as part of a settlement with the federal government. The settlement announced Monday by the U.S. Department of Justice resolves allegations that Devon underpaid and underreported royalties from natural gas from federal leases in Wyoming and New

The Department of Justice announced Friday that it uncovered a number of fraudulent health care schemes totaling $1.4 billion in loses. Dozens of doctors, nurses and other licensed medical professionals were among the 138 people charged in the investigation when prosecutions started last month. The largest number of false claims submitted to Medicare and other