Archive: 06/04/2009

GOP senators: Bipartisan health deal tougher now

(AP) -- Republican senators say chances of reaching a bipartisan deal to overhaul health care dimmed after President Barack Obama issued a letter strongly supporting a new public health insurance plan.

dateJun 04, 2009 in Health
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11 people charged in Detroit painkiller scam

(AP) -- A federal indictment in Detroit says the government unwittingly paid more than $480,000 to a phony health-care business that was a front for acquiring and selling powerful painkillers as far away as Alabama.

dateJun 04, 2009 in Medications
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Cardinals manager Tony La Russa sues Twitter

(AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa is suing the social-networking site Twitter, claiming an unauthorized page that used his name to make light of drunken driving and two Cardinals pitchers ...

dateJun 04, 2009 in Internet
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Researchers solve 'bloodcurdling' mystery

By applying cutting-edge techniques in single-molecule manipulation, researchers at Harvard University have uncovered a fundamental feedback mechanism that the body uses to regulate the clotting of blood. The finding, which ...

dateJun 04, 2009 in Medical research
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