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Newt Gingrich Wants To Force Overdose Survivors Into Treatment — An Ohio couple overdosed in a car while a grandson waited in the backseat. A North Carolina couple did the same with their 3-year-old in tow. A toddler wailed with her overdosed mother sprawled on a grocery store floor.

8 Ways Trump's VP Pick Made Indiana An Extreme Anti-Abortion State — The long-running US debate over abortion took center stage in Wednesday night's presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Trump disagreed with Clinton over Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court case that made abortion legal nationwide, saying he would seat justices who would overturn the law.

Trump Says Late-Term Abortions Allow Doctors To "Rip The Baby Out" Of The Womb — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton clashed on their opposing opinions on abortion rights during their final debate Wednesday after the Republican nominee said current law allows doctors to "rip the baby out of the womb."

Trump Supporters Fear A "Rigged" Election As Candidate Doubles Down On Claims — GREEN BAY, Wis. - As thunderclouds gathered over the convention center where Donald Trump staged a rally on Monday, his supporters worried about a "rigged election" wrecking his election chances. "It is rigged, they can change the voting machines," Jim Sievert, an insurance business owner told BuzzFeed News from the floor of the Trump rally at the Ki Convention Center.

DNA Tests Are Exonerating Innocent Bears

The Feds Want To Be Ready For A Terrorist Chlorine Gas Attack — US health officials announced a $16 million plan on Thursday to test the first antidote for exposure to chlorine gas, a scourge of war and industrial accidents for more than a century. The proposed antidote, known as R-107, will be tested under agreement with Radikal Therapeutics, Inc. of Beverly, Massachusetts, and U.S.

Congress Is Actually Talking About Building Its Own Jail To Punish Attorneys General For Exxon Probe — WASHINGTON - A congressional committee chairman, Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas, considered jailing the attorneys general of New York and Massachusetts at a hearing on Wednesday, displeased by their failure to respond to his subpoenas.

The North Dakota Pipeline's Halt Is “A Game Changer� For Oil Firms — Long sidelined, Native American tribes suddenly look like the future power brokers of the American West, say environmental experts assessing the federal government's halt to the hotly disputed Dakota Access Pipeline. In terms of environmental risk, the pipeline is not expected to be any more damaging than past pipelines traversing tribal lands - which are far less risky than moving the same oil by rail or truck.

Federal Funding For Zika Fight Is Again Stymied By Senate — A $1.1 billion federal Zika virus emergency response bill again fell short of the 60 votes needed to advance to the full Senate on Tuesday. Failing on a vote of 52 to 46, it was the third time a funding bill for the health crisis stalled, marked by partisan bickering over the spread of a disease linked to severe birth defects.

FDA Calls For Zika Testing Of All Blood Donors — Federal health officials called Friday for nationwide testing of all blood donations for the Zika virus, citing concerns about the tropical virus linked to severe birth defects infiltrating the US blood supply.
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