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Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor sent to Arizona federal prison

Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor sent to Arizona federal prison

Published 10/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor, who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, returns from a break to [more…]

New York accuses Insys of deceptively marketing opioid

New York accuses Insys of deceptively marketing opioid

Published 02/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A box of the Fentanyl-based drug Subsys, made by Insys Therapeutics Inc, appears in an undated photograph provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office [more…]

Arizona governor signs opioid crackdown legislation

Arizona governor signs opioid crackdown legislation

Published 26/01/2018

ICSS - Securing Sport 2015 - Harold Pratt House, New York - 3/11/15 Governor of Arizona, Doug Ducey, speaking at Day 1 of Securing Sport [more…]

Statue of Liberty to reopen- shutdown keeps other parks, monuments clo

Statue of Liberty to reopen- shutdown keeps other parks, monuments clo

Published 22/01/2018

A sign announcing the closure of the Statue of Liberty, due to the U.S. government shutdown, sits near the ferry dock to the Statue of [more…]

Martian ice deposits could sustain human outposts in the future

Martian ice deposits could sustain human outposts in the future

Published 11/01/2018

A cross-section of a thick sheet of underground ice is exposed at the steep slope that appears bright blue in this enhanced-color view of Mars [more…]

Ex-Arizona sheriff Arpaio running for Senate

Ex-Arizona sheriff Arpaio running for Senate

Published 10/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio arrives at a campaign rally for Republican U.S. Presidential candidate Donald Trump in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S. June 18, [more…]

Franken and Franks resign as misconduct charges batter Congress

Franken and Franks resign as misconduct charges batter Congress

Published 08/12/2017

U.S. Senator Al Franken (D-MN) departs the U.S. Capitol with his wife Franni after announcing his resignation over allegations of sexual misconduct on Capitol Hill [more…]

Rep. Franks to resign after staff members’ complaints of harassment

Rep. Franks to resign after staff members’ complaints of harassment

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: House Freedom Caucus member Rep. Trent Franks (R-VA) talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstWASHINGTON (Reuters) [more…]

Billionaire Insys founder charged in U.S. opioid bribe case

Billionaire Insys founder charged in U.S. opioid bribe case

Published 27/10/2017

The billionaire founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc was arrested on Thursday on U.S. charges he participated in a scheme to bribe doctors to prescribe a fentanyl-based cancer pain drug, marking a step by authorities to fight the opioid epidemic. [more…]

Republican Senators McCain, Sasse oppose Trump`s U.S. trade representative pick

Republican Senators McCain, Sasse oppose Trump`s U.S. trade representative pick

Published 10/05/2017

Robert Lighthizer testifies before a Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be U.S. trade representative on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 14, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Republican U.S. Senators John McCain and Ben Sasse said on Wednesday they would vote against President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. trade representative, Robert Lighthizer, because of his opposition to the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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