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Barry Cadden: Pharmacy exec sentenced in meningitis outbreak

Barry Cadden, the co-owner of a Massachusetts pharmacy that was blamed for the deaths of 76 individuals in a nation-wide meningitis outbreak, was sentenced to 9 years in jail on Monday. Cadden was acquitted of second-degree homicide prices, however was convicted on conspiracy and fraud prices. BARRY CADDEN: WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE EX-PHARMACY EXEC TIED TO DEADLY MENINGITIS OUTBREAK ...

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New Orleans police hunt suspects in brutal beating of tourists in French Quarter

Police in New Orleans are looking for 4 suspects concerned in a brutal beating of two tourists throughout a theft Saturday night time in town’s famed French Quarter that left one sufferer critically wounded. Surveillance video released by police late Sunday exhibits the victims attacked by 4 black males who beat them, stole their wallets and cell telephones, after which ...

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Martin Shkreli fraud trial opens in New York

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Martin Shkreli, centre, denies the costs in opposition to him Former pharmaceutical chief govt Martin Shkreli has gone on trial in New York charged with fraud. He is accused of fraud regarding a drug firm he beforehand headed, Retrophin, and a hedge fund, the place he was a supervisor. He denies the costs however faces ...

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Substitute trainer, 24, accused of sex in two counties with 17-year-old boy student

A former substitute trainer in southwestern Missouri was arrested Sunday and charged in connection with alleged sexual contact with one of her college students. Loryn Barclay, 24, faces prices in two counties consequently of the alleged relationship with the 17-year-old boy whereas she labored instead trainer at Monett High School. According to court docket paperwork, a Monett City Police Officer ...

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Senate health care bill would lower deficit, increase number of uninsured, estimate says

Senate Republicans’ health care bill would cut back the federal deficit and ultimately result in lower premiums, however would lead to thousands and thousands extra Americans being uninsured a decade from now, in line with a recent evaluation from Capitol Hill’s nonpartisan finances scorekeepers. The bill’s extremely anticipated “rating” was launched Monday afternoon and instantly turned half of the Senate’s ...

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Colombia’s Farc has completed disarmament, UN says

Image copyright EPA Image caption The registration by UN screens of Farc weapons ran over schedule drawing issues the handover would by no means be completed. Farc rebels in Colombia have handed over all of their private weapons, finishing the switch of arms a day forward of a revised schedule, United Nations screens in Colombia say. A complete of seven,132 ...

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Seattle’s minimum wage hike hurting low-level employees, study says

Seattle’s first-in-the-nation $15 per hour minimum wage regulation is hurting the employees it aimed to assist, a brand new study has discovered. The working poor are making extra per hour however taking residence much less pay. The University of Washington paper asserts the brand new wages boosted employee pay by three %, but in addition resulted in a 9-percent discount ...

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Reality Check: Britain and EU at odds over residents’ rights

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Trust between the UK and EU negotiating groups seems to be in somewhat quick provide When British Prime Minister Theresa May first trailed the Conservative Party’s proposals for EU residents dwelling within the UK at final week’s EU summit, the preliminary response from her fellow leaders was hardly enthusiastic. Now they’ve seen the small ...

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Senate health bill would lower deficit, increase number of uninsured, estimate says

Senate Republicans’ health care bill would scale back the federal deficit and ultimately result in lower premiums, however would lead to thousands and thousands extra Americans being uninsured a decade from now, in accordance with a recent evaluation from Capitol Hill’s nonpartisan finances scorekeepers. The bill’s extremely anticipated “rating” was launched Monday afternoon and instantly grew to become half of ...

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Crowd catches girl after ride fall

Footage exhibits the second a 14-year-old girl was caught after falling off a theme park ride within the US. Matthew Howard Sr was on the Six Flags theme park in New York State along with his daughter when he joined the trouble to avoid wasting her. The girl suffered no critical accidents. Six Flags has closed the ride whereas it ...

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