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CDC: 150 possibly had contact with Lassa fever victim

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal and state health officials have identified more than 150 people who possibly had contact with a patient who died of Lassa fever, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday….

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Wisconsin governor: Obama power plant rule ‘unworkable’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican eyeing a presidential run in 2016, says President Barack Obama’s plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is “unworkable.”…

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US appeals court: Alzheimer’s drug swap is anti-competitive

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that drug manufacturer Actavis PLC’s attempted switch of patented Alzheimer’s medication, which halted distribution of the old drug before its patent expires this summer, violates U.S. antitrust law….

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China confirms first case of MERS, a South Korean man

BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday confirmed its first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in a South Korean businessman who ignored instructions to stay home after his father was diagnosed with the disease….

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Judge: No juror misconduct in Ga. peanut trial convictions

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A federal judge Thursday refused to throw out criminal convictions in a salmonella outbreak traced to a Georgia peanut plant after the court investigated defense attorneys’ claims of jury misconduct….

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Demi Lovato is the face of mental health in new campaign

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Demi Lovato was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, she was actually relieved….

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CDC: 150 possibly had contact with Lassa fever victim

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal and state health officials have identified more than 150 people who possibly had contact with a patient who died of Lassa fever, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday….

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2 hours ago

Wisconsin governor: Obama power plant rule ‘unworkable’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican eyeing a presidential run in 2016, says President Barack Obama’s plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is “unworkable.”…

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Judge: No juror misconduct in Ga. peanut trial convictions

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A federal judge Thursday refused to throw out criminal convictions in a salmonella outbreak traced to a Georgia peanut plant after the court investigated defense attorneys’ claims of jury misconduct….

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2 hours ago

China confirms first case of MERS, a South Korean man

BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday confirmed its first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in a South Korean businessman who ignored instructions to stay home after his father was diagnosed with the disease….