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  • DC activists to seek local aid from congressman

    | 07/24/14 03:16 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia activists plan to ask a congressman who wants to block the city from liberalizing its marijuana laws to handle a host of other local concerns. Republican...
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  • Sanders pleads for VA reform bill as talks stall

    | 07/23/14 07:13 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee said Wednesday there is still time for Congress to approve a landmark bill to improve health care services for veterans,...
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  • Law on cough medicine sales to kids taking effect

    | 07/23/14 06:40 PM

    PHOENIX (AP) — A new state law banning over-the-counter sales of certain cough medicines to minors goes into effect Thursday, adding Arizona to several states that have passed similar measures....
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