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Sex. Drugs. Virus. Venezuela Elites Still Party in Pandemic

MIAMI — They whiled away the week on a sex- and drug-fueled romp: dancing on white-sand beaches and frolicking on a paradisaical Caribbean island with prostitutes from Europe, some snapping selfies with famous reggaeton artists. But unbeknownst to several c...
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How North America Trade Deal Dealt a Setback to Big Pharma

A revamped North American trade deal is nearing passage in Congress, giving both the White House and House Democrats cause to claim victory. There is relief, too, for farmers and businesses that wanted clearer rules governing the vast flow of goods among the U...
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Mother Allegedly Tried to Smuggle Meth With Son, 6, in Car

SAN DIEGO — Border patrol agents have arrested a woman they say tried to smuggle nearly 70 pounds of methamphetamine through a Southern California checkpoint with her 6-year-old son in the car. Authorities say they found 65 plastic-wrapped packages of cryst...