New Ebola 'czar' to meet with Obama, top aides

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is convening a meeting Wednesday with his new Ebola "czar," Ron Klain, and other top aides.Klain is a former White House adviser who is...

Hearing set in challenge to Oklahoma abortion law

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An Oklahoma County judge will hear arguments in a challenge to a new law set to take effect later this year that further restricts the use of abortion-inducing drugs in...

Showdown votes may decide fate of soda tax

Business | Updated: Tue, Jul 8, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The question of whether a bottle of Dr Pepper with 64 grams of sugar should be treated like a pack of cigarettes is being considered in San Francisco and Berkeley, with the two California cities aiming to become the country’s first to pass per-ounce taxes on sugary drinks.