Local nonprofit awarded funds to provide hand sanitizer, masks and gloves to those in need | Coronavirus

Christel Deskins

The local nonprofit Hope Community Outreach was awarded $5,000 from Southfield’s Integrity Insurance through the Liberty Mutual and Safeco Insurance Make More Happen Awards. The money will be used to purchase supplies for community members in need, such as gloves, masks and hand sanitizer as well as boxes of non-perishable items and supplemental […]

Woman cut off her own hand for insurance payout

Christel Deskins

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia — A court in Slovenia on Friday sentenced a 22-year-old woman to two years in prison for deliberately cutting off her hand with a circular saw to make a fraudulent insurance claim. The district court in Ljubljana said Julija Adlesic agreed with her boyfriend to have her left […]