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Verdict reached in Minnesota morning-after pill lawsuit

Verdict reached in Minnesota morning-after pill lawsuit

However, the jury found the pharmacist did cause the woman emotional harm in the amount of $25,000. According to the original complaint, Andrea Anderson, a mother and a licensed foster parent, obtained a prescription in January 2019 for Ella — otherwise known as the “morning after pill” or emergency contraception — after her regular contraception …

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Senate begins vote-a-rama, expected to last all night

Senate begins vote-a-rama, expected to last all night

The Senate shortly before midnight Saturday started an around-the-clock series of votes known as a vote-a-rama to wrap up work on the Inflation Reduction Act. The vote-a-rama is a feature of the Senate budget process, which Democrats are using to pass a major climate, tax and health bill with 51 votes, bypassing a Republican filibuster. …

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Kentucky flooding survivors hope for another miracle as they brace for more rain

Kentucky flooding survivors hope for another miracle as they brace for more rain

Over the past week, across the now-declared disaster area, survivors have shared harrowing stories with CNN of barely escaping the rushing waters, incredible rescue missions, and desperate attempts to save their families and themselves. But they also have stories of barely surviving the cruel wake once the water receded — being stranded by washed out …

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Employee saves choking customer's life at Rockaway sandwich shop

Employee saves choking customer’s life at Rockaway sandwich shop

A shop employee saved a choking woman’s life Friday afternoon in Rockaway, according to authorities and dramatic security video from inside the shop. Danielle Buccelli, 21, used the Heimlich maneuver once she realized a lunchtime customer was choking at Primo Hoagies, the video showed. β€œIn the moment, with the adrenaline, I just kind of didn’t …

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Portland police arrest 2 after Old Town gun battle Friday morning

Portland police arrest 2 after Old Town gun battle Friday morning

The police bureau’s surveillance plane was overhead and watching as three people exchanged gunfire across Northwest 4th Street early Friday morning. PORTLAND, Ore. β€” The Portland Police Bureau has released a video of a gun battle that happened early Friday morning on the streets of Old Town, leading to the arrests of two suspects. The …

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Brookline chief on leave amid claims of policy violations

Brookline chief on leave amid claims of policy violations

Officials in the Massachusetts town of Brookline have placed the chief of police on leave after he was accused of violating a town policy. Brookline Town Administrator Mel Kleckner said in a statement that last week, town officials were made aware of multiple allegations that police Chief Ashley Gonzalez violated the town’s policy against discrimination, …

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Elizabeth Warren blasts GOP's 'political gamesmanship' after Dems reportedly ditch COVID tests for key vote

Elizabeth Warren blasts GOP’s ‘political gamesmanship’ after Dems reportedly ditch COVID tests for key vote

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren dismissed reports that Democrats are foregoing coronavirus testing in order to allow the maximum number of senators to vote for the party’s social spending and taxation bill on Saturday night. “No. And oh, please,” Warren said when asked if she was told …

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In wake of floods, typical barbs at Kentucky political event

In wake of floods, typical barbs at Kentucky political event

FANCY FARM, Ky. (AP) β€” While Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear was consoling families displaced by historic flooding in the mountains of eastern Kentucky, Republicans at the state’s premier political event on the other side of the state were campaigning to oust him from office in 2023. GOP candidates speaking at the Fancy Farm picnic in …

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