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FILE - In this April 3, 2019, file photo, Oswaldo Barrientos stands in the doorway of a grow room at the marijuana facility where he works near downtown Denver. Immigration authorities on Friday, April 19, 2019 said that anyone with any involvement with marijuana, regardless of whether it's legal in the state they live in, can be denied from citizenship because the drug is still outlawed by federal law. (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert, File)
US authorities: Marijuana involvement imperils citizenshipImmigration authorities on Friday said that anyone with any involvement with marijuana, regardless of whether it's legal in the state they live in, can be denied from citizenship because the drug is still outlawed by federal law
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FDA OKs 1st generic nasal spray of overdose reversal drugUS regulators have approved the 1st generic nasal spray version of the overdose reversing drug Narcan
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FILE - In this April 11, 2019 file photo, Gov. Mike DeWine speaks before signing a bill imposing one of the nation's toughest abortion restrictions in Columbus, Ohio.  A federal judge has blocked part of an Ohio law that bans the abortion method of dilation and evacuation in most cases. Senior U.S. District Judge Michael Barrett in Cincinnati ordered the state Thursday, April 18 not to bring criminal charges against doctors who perform the procedure until the case can be litigated.  The ruling comes a week after a separate heartbeat abortion ban was signed into Ohio law. (Fred Squillante/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
US judge blocks part of Ohio ban on abortion procedureA federal judge has blocked part of a new Ohio law that bans the abortion method of dilation and evacuation in most cases.
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Ashley Wright speaks to reporters Friday, April 19, 2019, in Walterboro, S.C., about her daughter, 10-year-old Raniya Wright, who died two days after a fight in her 5th grade classroom. Authorities say an autopsy found the girl died of natural causes after blood vessels affected by a birth defect ruptured in her brain. The girl’s family says the school fight was more serious than authorities have portrayed it and they still have unanswered questions. (AP Photo/Russ Bynum)
Officials: South Carolina school girl died of natural causesA South Carolina prosecutor says the investigation into the death of a 5th grader last month was due to natural causes and not a fight with another student
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Congo's president, Felix Tshisekedi, center, visits an Ebola treatment centre in Beni, Eastern Congo, Tuesday April.16, 2019. Congo's president on Tuesday said he wants to see a deadly Ebola virus outbreak contained in less than three months even as some health experts say it could take twice as long. (AP Photo/Al-hadji Kudra Maliro)
Attackers kill doctor at hospital in Congo's Ebola epicenterAttackers storm hospital in the epicenter of Congo's Ebola outbreak, kill doctor from Cameroon, hurt others
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They Defied NYC's Vaccination Order. Now, ConseqencesParents of three children from separate Brooklyn households found to be in violation of a mandatory measles vaccination order face the first fines over such a case in at least a century, reports the Washington Post . New York City health officials issued summonses to the parents Thursday after finding the...
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In this Nov. 15, 2018 photo, Judy Bradshaw, director of the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy in Johnston, Iowa speaks at a news conference. A series of infrastructure failures in a crumbling state dormitory caused a toxic gas leak at an Iowa police academy that sickened dozens of recruits and could have killed some of them. Workplace safety records obtained by The Associated press show that at least three recruits were poisoned by potentially lethal levels of carbon monoxide after an air handling unit and a vent malfunctioned Nov. 15 at the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy. The academy paid a $5,500 penalty to settle violations. (Shelby Fleig/Des Moines Register via AP)
AP: Failures caused toxic gas leak at Iowa police academyA series of infrastructure failures in a crumbling state dormitory caused a toxic gas leak at an Iowa police academy that sickened dozens of recruits and could have killed some of them
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The Latest: Family disputes official account of girl's deathThe family of a 10-year-old South Carolina girl is disputing authorities' account that the 5th grader died from natural causes after a brief "slap fight."
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FILE - This Monday, Feb. 2, 2009 file photo shows a frozen cherry pie in a store's freezer in Palo Alto, Calif. In 2019, the Food and Drug Administration is preparing to propose getting rid of a federal standard for frozen cherry pie, which say the products must be at least 25% cherries by weight. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
How many cherries in frozen pie? FDA may soon drop rulesPresident Donald Trump may soon be able to claim a sweet victory for his deregulation push: Officials are preparing to get rid of decades-old rules for frozen cherry pies
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FILE - This 2011 electron microscope image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows H3N2 influenza virions. In January 2019, the flu season was shaping up to be one of the shortest and mildest in recent U.S. history. But a surprising second viral wave has just made it the longest, according to the flu statistics released on Friday, April 19, 2019. (Dr. Michael Shaw, Doug Jordan/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP)
Two-wave US flu season is now the longest in a decadeUS flu season drags on, becoming the longest in recent history
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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