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US Aims to Help More Cancer Patients Try Experimental Drugs

CHICAGO — Sally Atwater's doctor spent two months on calls, messages and paperwork to get her an experimental drug he thinks can fight the lung cancer that has spread to her brain and spine. "We are here to help. We are not here to make a drug company give ...
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European, US Investigators Make Major Darknet Bust

BERLIN — European and American investigators have broken up one of the world's largest online criminal marketplaces for drugs, hacking tools and financial-theft wares a series of raids in the United States and ...
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Driver in Fresno Greyhound Crash Had Suspended License

The Greyhound driver who crashed his bus into a Highway 99 guardrail Sunday in Fresno faces six years in prison if convicted of the charges filed Tuesday. The Fresno County District Attorney's Office charged Ashton Rennick Castillo, 28, of Los Angeles, with...
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Fact Check: Trump and the Disputed Border Crisis

WASHINGTON — In his prime-time speech to the nation, President Donald Trump declared a border crisis that's in sharp dispute, wrongly accused Democrats of refusing to pay for border security and ignored the reality of how drugs come into the country as he pitc...
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Mexican Mafia Busted for Running Crime in LA County Jails

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County jails are run by the sheriff, but the Mexican Mafia wielded the power in the underworld behind bars. The organization made up of leaders from various Latino gangs operated like an illegal government, collecting "taxes" o...