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Boston opened 'Pandora's box' of clergy sex abuse worldwide

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 3:12pm

Cardinal Bernard Law became a symbol of the Roman Catholic Church's widespread failure to protect children as he presided over a cover-up of sexual abuse by priests in Boston's archdiocese. A global reckoning in the church is still happening today, 15 years after he resigned as archbishop.

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Scotland Bans Traveling Circuses From Using Wild Animals In Performances

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 3:10pm

Scotland has banned the use of wild animals in traveling circuses, handing an important victory to animal welfare advocates.

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Why I Stayed At A Job Where I Was Sexually Harassed

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 3:05pm

With the #MeToo movement gaining in the world in which I am bringing up my teen and preteen daughters, they want answers I don’t always have.

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Six bodies hung from bridges near Mexico's Los Cabos tourist resort

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 2:59pm

The bodies of six men were found hanging from three different bridges near the Mexican tourist resort of Los Cabos on the Baja California peninsula on Wednesday, local authorities said. The authorities did not give details on what happened to the men, but drug gangs often hang the bodies of their murdered victims in public to intimidate rivals. Two bodies were found on a bridge in Las Veredas, near Los Cabos International Airport, and two on a different bridge on the highway between Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, local prosecutors said in a statement.

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'Law & Order' Could Have Saved Trump Judicial Pick From Colossal Flub, Says Producer

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 2:53pm

“Law & Order” fans might have been able to answer simple legal questions better than President Donald Trump’s judicial nominee Matthew Petersen did during his confirmation hearing last week.

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House Republicans Don't Know Some Very Basic Facts About The Tax Bill They Wrote

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 2:36pm

WASHINGTON ― House Republicans swear they had enough time to review a 500-page conference report released last Friday night before they voted on what they thought would be the final tax bill Tuesday.

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Control Of Virginia's House Of Delegates Could Come Down To Drawing Straws

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 2:30pm

A three-judge panel in Virginia decided Wednesday to count a ballot cast for a Republican in a race for the state’s House of Delegates that was decided by just one vote, meaning the contest is now a tie.

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Officer Survives After He's Dragged Half a Mile by Suspect's Car: Cops

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 2:10pm

Thomas Cabrera now faces a charge of attempted murder of a law enforcement officer.

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Candy Canes Are Everywhere During Christmas. Here’s Why

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 2:06pm

They weren't always the most popular Christmas candy

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Donald Trump threatens to cut 'billions of dollars' in aid to countries over UN Jerusalem vote

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 1:53pm

Donald Trump has threatened to withhold billions of dollars in aid from those nations which criticise his controversial decision to unilaterally recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In a raising of the stakes over the US’s move to recognise Jerusalem and shift its embassy there - something long requested by Israel and their conservative supporters in the US - Mr Trump said he could penalise those countries that voted against the move at the UN. Previously, the US’s UN Ambassador Niki Haley had warned the US would would be “taking names” of any countries who supported a resolution criticising Washington’s actions.

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Veterinarian Accused Of Shooting Neighbors' Dog In The Head

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 1:52pm

A veterinarian in Louisiana was arrested on Tuesday and charged with aggravated animal cruelty after allegedly fatally shooting her neighbors’ dog in the head.

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15 Years After Laci Peterson's Death, Cop Recalls Probe That Led to Scott Peterson’s Arrest

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 1:51pm

Detective John Buehler worked the case from the beginning.

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Russian spy agencies prevented 60 terror attacks, Putin says

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 1:47pm

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin hailed Russian spies on their professional holiday Wednesday, saying they have thwarted more than 60 terror attacks in Russia this year.

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Obamacare stabilization will not be part of end-of-year U.S. spending deal

Reuters Health News - December 20, 2017 - 1:36pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Republican U.S. senators who had previously demanded that an Obamacare stabilization bill be part of a deal to keep the federal government funded said on Wednesday they were dropping their request until after the new year.
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United Therapeutics to pay $210 million to resolve U.S. kickback probe

Reuters Health News - December 20, 2017 - 1:17pm
BOSTON (Reuters) - United Therapeutics Corp will pay $210 million to resolve U.S. claims that the drugmaker used a charity as a conduit to illegally cover Medicare patients' out-of-pocket drug costs in order to eliminate price sensitivity and to boost sales.
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Trump says GOP has 'essentially repealed Obamacare' with tax bill

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 1:16pm

But while the Republican plan removes the individual mandate requiring all Americans to have health insurance, the Affordable Care Act remains the law of the land.

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Woman Who Accidentally Gunned Down Boyfriend in YouTube Stunt Sentenced to 180 Days in Jail

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 1:15pm

Monalisa Perez has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting Pedro Ruiz III on June 26.

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The 20 Worst Airports to Travel Through During the Holidays

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 12:58pm

It’s a familiar scene around the holidays—thousands of stranded passengers milling around the airport waiting for the next flight out. Here are the 10 airports that are most likely to cancel your flight.

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Chipotle restaurant under investigation after illness scare: Report

Reuters Health News - December 20, 2017 - 12:49pm
(Reuters) - Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc fell as much as 3.3 percent after a report that public health officials are investigating a possible illness outbreak in one of the company's restaurant in Los Angeles.
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2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio 2.0T AWD

Pharma news - December 20, 2017 - 12:35pm

The closest you'll get to a Giulia wagon.

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