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Impoverished farm town is left behind in California

Oct 19, 2018

People who work in California melon and lettuce fields struggle no matter which political party is in power

Maryland asks Supreme Court to uphold law on drug pricing

Oct 19, 2018

Maryland is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold its first-in-the-nation law against pharmaceutical price gouging

The Latest: Judge sets Feb. 8 sentencing for Manafort

Oct 19, 2018

Paul Manafort appeared in a Virginia courtroom in a green jail jumpsuit and a wheelchair for a post-trial hearing

Friend: Arizona man rescued from mine is amateur prospector

Oct 19, 2018

The man who found his friend hollering for help in an abandoned gold mine shaft in Arizona's desert says the friend is an amateur prospector who hunts the ore for fun and a few bucks

Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves

Oct 19, 2018

A top official with a 192-country postal union says Americans can expect no international letters or packages if the Trump administration goes through with plans to pull of an international postal treaty over concerns about China

Ex-spy chief says Brexit leaves UK vulnerable to attack

Oct 19, 2018

A former head of Britain's overseas intelligence agency says Brexit could leave Britain more vulnerable to attacks like the nerve-agent poisoning of a former Russian spy in Salisbury

US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

Oct 19, 2018

US home sales fell for 6th straight month in September to slowest pace in nearly 3 years

New technology only adds to baseball's culture of paranoia

Oct 19, 2018

Stealing signs is as much a part of baseball tradition as stealing bases, but the technology available now could open a whole new frontier of competitive sleuthing

Facebook recruits EU veteran to help with tougher scrutiny

Oct 19, 2018

Facebook has hired former U.K. deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to head its global policy and communications teams, enlisting a veteran of European Union politics to help it with increased regulatory scrutiny by the bloc.

Pharmacist who wouldn't fill miscarriage drug is out

Oct 19, 2018

A Michigan pharmacist accused of refusing to fill a prescription to help a woman complete a miscarriage no longer works for the Meijer retail chain

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