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    Indiana water park must stay closed until fully compliant

    PORTER, Ind. (AP) A northwestern Indiana water park where 11 children suffered chemical burns must remain closed until it's in full compliance with regulations.Porter County Health Department Administrator Keith Letta issued an order Wednesday...

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  • Business

    Owners of Los Angeles hospital reach $42 million settlement

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Prosecutors say the owners of a Los Angeles hospital have agreed to pay $42 million to settle allegations that they had improper financial relationships that could have induced doctors to refer patients for unnecessary...

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  • Business

    Texas Medicaid cuts leave special needs kids without therapy

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Stacey English has modest desires for her 7-year-old daughter Addison: Be able to eat without gagging and move both her arms. But since Addison's occupational therapist went out of business this winter, the child with a rare...

    By Meredith Hoffman, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Markets Right Now: Stocks jump as banks make big gains

    11:55 a.m.Stocks are climbing as banks rise along with interest rates and industrial and consumer-focused companies also make big gains.Interest rates continued to increase Wednesday, which will let banks make bigger profits on mortgages and...

    By The Associated Press|

  • News

    Heat a possible factor in 12 Maricopa County deaths

    PHOENIX (AP) Officials are investigating the heat as a possible factor in 12 deaths in metro Phoenix last week as temperatures soared to 119 degrees.Maricopa County Department of Public Health officials said they have opened investigations into...

    By Angie Wang, Associated Press|

  • Law and order

    Court upholds San Francisco law on anti-abortion clinics

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) A federal appeals court has upheld a San Francisco law aimed at countering what officials claim is deceptive advertising by some pregnancy clinics opposed to abortion.A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of...

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  • Business

    The Latest: State has little comment on abortion law suit

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) The Latest on lawsuit challenging Louisiana's abortion clinic licensing laws (all times local):4:50 p.m.The Louisiana Attorney General's Office says lawyers are still evaluating a lawsuit challenging Louisiana's licensing laws...

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  • Health

    State: 111 terminally ill end lives under new California law

    SAN DIEGO (AP) California health officials reported Tuesday that 111 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives in the first six months after a 2016 law made the option legal in the nation's most populous state.The data was part of the...

    By Julie Watson, Associated Press|

  • News

    80-year-old woman attacked, mauled by rabid bobcat in garden

    SUNAPEE, N.H. (AP) An 80-year-old New Hampshire woman fought off a rabid bobcat with the help of her two dogs and her gardening sickle.Elsie Dabrowski says she was gardening Sunday at her Sunapee home when the animal attacked , biting her face,...

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  • Business

    California governor signs $125 billion budget

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a $125 billion budget that gives doctors and dentists a raise while increasing funding for education and social services.The spending plan kicks in July 1.For the second consecutive...

    By Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press|

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