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Lawmakers demand information on EpiPen price increase
[Business] Lawmakers are demanding more information on why the price for lifesaving EpiPens has skyrocketed, while the company's CEO has been given a 671 percent pay raise.
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Media complicit in perpetuating 'myth' Hillary
[Politics-govt] The liberal media is being ripped by conservative observers for allowing Hillary Clinton to continue her habit of avoiding the press and, in some cases, dictating how they cover her events.
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Media complicit in perpetuating 'myth' Hillary
[Poll] The liberal media is being ripped by conservative observers for allowing Hillary Clinton to continue her habit of avoiding the press and, in some cases, dictating how they cover her events.
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Sheriff Clarke says Black Lives Matter is all politics, slams Obama
[Politics-govt] Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke tore into Black Lives Matter for being nowhere to be found during Louisana’s historic flooding, saying that the activist movement is all about political power – not black lives – while also ripping into President Barack Obama for his delayed response to the flood victims.
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Lots of frustrated Texans want to go it alone
[Culture] More than a quarter-million Texans are working towards getting their state to secede from the Union.
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News from Associated Press

AMATRICE, Italy (August 24, 2016) — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble Wednesday. The death toll stood at 120 but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the huge number of vacationers in the area for summer's final days.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (August 24, 2016) — As a pharmaceutical company run by U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin's daughter faces scrutiny for hiking prices on life-saving allergy injection pens, Manchin is remaining mum.

KABUL, Afghanistan (August 24, 2016) — Terrorists attacked the American University of Afghanistan on Wednesday, according to an Associated Press photographer who was in class at the time.

OXFORD, Miss. (August 24, 2016) — A Mississippi man who tried to travel to Syria with his fiancee to join the ISIS terrorist group was sentenced Wednesday to eight years in prison on federal terrorism charges.

JERUSALEM (August 24, 2016) — Israel's military has cleared its forces of wrongdoing in three deadly incidents of the 2014 Gaza war— including an airstrike that killed 15 members of a single family.

WASHINGTON (August 24, 2016) — Nearly two-thirds of this year's high school graduates took the ACT college entrance exam, and their scores suggest that many remain unprepared for the rigors of college-level coursework.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (August 24, 2016) — Qatar's sovereign wealth fund has made an iconic purchase in America — a stake in the company that owns New York's Empire State Building.


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