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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:51 PM mt

After Decline Of Steel And Coal Ohio Fears Health Care Jobs Are Next



Health care jobs now outnumber manufacturing jobs in Jefferson County, Ohio. Hospital administrators worry that Republican plans to cut Medicaid will lead to layoffs.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:50 PM mt

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Goes On Trial On Securities Fraud Charges



Shkreli is charged with committing a series of frauds well before he became "the most hated man in America." He's been livestreaming and spending lavishly, though according to his lawyer, he's broke.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:49 PM mt

In This LA Neighborhood Protest Art Is A Verb



About a third of Boyle Heights' 90,000 residents live below the poverty line. But lower rents have attracted art galleries to the area, and that is drawing the ire of residents and activists.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:49 PM mt

Facial Recognition May Boost Airport Security But Raises Privacy Worries



If you travel from Boston's Logan Airport to Aruba on JetBlue you can use your face as identification rather than a passport. Similar experiments in facial recognition are underway at other airports.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:48 PM mt

Enrollees Who Work Still Need Medicaid Kaiser Survey Shows



Rachel Martin talks to Diane Rowland of the Kaiser Family Foundation, about a misconception: If a person on Medicaid gets a job, than their health insurance needs will be taken care of.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:48 PM mt

Pharmacy Executive Sentenced To Prison For His Role In Meningitis Case



The former co-owner of a pharmaceutical firm was sentenced to 9 years in prison for his role in a deadly outbreak of fungal meningitis. The disease was spread by injections of contaminated medicine.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:47 PM mt

Could You Help Rewire Income Disparity



New research using network science shows that shifting individual behavior in small ways could influence economic equality, says blogger Adam Frank.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:47 PM mt

Google Hit With 2.7 Billion Fine By European Antitrust Monitor



The European Commission says Google "abused its market dominance as a search engine by promoting its own comparison shopping service in its search results, and demoting those of competitors."

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:47 PM mt

Mixing Business And The Presidency Trump To Hold Fundraiser At His Washington Hotel



The president is using the Trump International Hotel, blocks from the White House, to raise money for his campaign operation, which has generated revenue for Trump businesses.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 05:23:46 PM mt

Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Ukraine; Experts Say It's Spreading Globally



Some have called the previously seen malware "Petya," though others say it is "a new ransomware that has not been seen before." It has been reported in at least a half-dozen countries.

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