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    Feds: McKesson agrees to pay $150M in pill shipment case

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) A major California-based drug wholesaler has agreed to pay $150 million to settle allegations that it failed to detect and report pharmacies' suspicious orders of prescription pain pills, federal prosecutors said...

    By John Raby, Associated Press|

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    Mississippi sues Google, saying it violates student privacy

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Mississippi's Democratic attorney general is once again tangling with Google, alleging in a lawsuit that the company is illegally violating student privacy, even as some Republicans seek to muzzle his ability to file such...

    By Jeff Amy, Associated Press|

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    Texas, 12 other states sue to block Obama coal mining rule

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Texas and 12 other states have asked a federal court to block final rules from President Barack Obama's administration designed to reduce coal mining's impact on streams.Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton petitioned a...

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    Bill would let woman sue doctors who perform their abortions

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Iowa lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow a woman who gets an abortion to sue the doctor who performed the procedure if she experiences emotional distress later.If approved, it would be the first law of its...

    By Barbara Rodriguez, Associated Press|

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    Search of lake for human remains from plane crash ends

    CLEVELAND (AP) The search for human remains from a plane that crashed into Lake Erie last month has ended, and DNA testing has identified three of the six people killed, an airport official said on Tuesday."Due to conditions in the water, it is...

    By Mark Gillispie, Associated Press|

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    2 BNSF Railway workers killed on tracks in SW South Dakota

    EDGEMONT, S.D. (AP) Two BNSF Railway employees have been struck and killed by a train near Edgemont in southwestern South Dakota.A company statement says the accident happened around 10:15 a.m. Tuesday.The Rapid City Journal reports...

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    New legislators weigh ending Minnesota's Sunday booze ban

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A ban on Sunday liquor sales that has been Minnesota law for more than eight decades could face a more aggressive challenge than usual this year due to an influx of new legislators and a push by one of the state's most...

    By Kyle Potter And Brian Edwards, Associated Press|

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    Other provocative remarks by Maine's governor over the years

    Republican Gov. Paul LePage drew criticism Tuesday when he told a black congressman who risked his life to fight for civil rights that he needed a history lesson. LePage also said Rep. John Lewis should be grateful for the work of white...

    By The Associated Press|

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    The Latest: Hearing set on Dakota Access pipeline study

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) The Latest on the court dispute over the Dakota Access oil pipeline. (all times local):4:10 p.m.A judge has scheduled a hearing on a request by the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline to block the Army Corps of Engineers...

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    New York Times correspondent denied entry into Turkey

    NEW YORK (AP) The New York Times reported that one of its correspondents was briefly detained by border officials in Turkey as he arrived Tuesday at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport, then was forced to take a flight back to London with no explanation...

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