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Amazon Is Still Getting Away With Selling Toxic Skincare Products

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When Corey Walsh began using the drug Truvada, the pills were free but the quarterly lab tests and doctors' visits cost almost $400.

Trump’s New Rule Could Effectively Allow Discrimination Based on Race and Age

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Anti-Abortion Lawmakers Want to Create 'Sanctuary Cities for the Unborn'

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