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Officers Involved In Samuel DuBose Shooting Were Sued In Earlier Death Of Unarmed Black Man

Two University of Cincinnati police officers involved in a colleague’s recent fatal shooting of Samuel DuBose also were on hand for a 2010 struggle with a psychiatric patient who later died. Officers Eric Weibel …

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CVS accused of overcharging thousands of customers for generic drugs in suit

SAN FRANCISCO — CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in …

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3 UVa grads sue Rolling Stone over discredited fraternity-rape story

Three graduates of the University of Virginia sued Rolling Stone magazine in federal court in New York on Wednesday over a discredited story about a claimed rape at a fraternity near the college. The article did not …

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Manhattan judge rules that chimpanzees aren’t people

Chimpanzees aren’t “persons” — they’re property, a Manhattan judge ruled Thursday. And they can’t be considered human under state law until or unless the state legislature takes action, or the …

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Obama Has A Plan To Protect The Iran Deal In August, His Least Favorite Month

WASHINGTON — The White House and allied groups are preparing a robust campaign to protect President Barack Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran during August recess. The effort comes as support for the deal has …

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Florida Gun Store Sued After Declaring ‘Muslim-Free Zone’

A Florida gun store that proclaimed itself a Muslim-free zone was sued on Wednesday in federal court by the state chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations on the grounds that the restriction is …

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Anti-Abortion Group Can’t Release More Sting Videos, Court Says

A temporary restraining order has been issued preventing an anti-abortion group from releasing any video of leaders of a California company that provides fetal tissue to researchers. The group is the same one that …

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House Passes 3-Month Highway Funding Patch On Way Out The Door

WASHINGTON — The House voted 385-34 Wednesday to extend funding for the nation’s troubled transportation infrastructure for three months. It’s the second time in a little over two weeks that the House …

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Ohio Cop Indicted On Murder Charge In Traffic-Stop Shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati police officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge, with a prosecutor saying the officer …

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The Public Still Can’t See The Eric Garner Grand Jury Records, Court Rules

The public still can’t look at transcripts from the grand jury investigation into the death of Eric Garner, a New York appeals court ruled Wednesday. A four-judge panel from New York’s Appellate Division, Second …

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