Rand Paul holding up key vote to avert government shutdown, budget deal

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Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is speaking on the Senate floor, preventing the advancement of a two-year budget deal with the hours ticking away ahead of a midnight deadline before the government starts shutting down. | read more:
Rand Paul holding up key vote to avert government shutdown, budget deal

Rand Paul holding up key vote to avert government shutdown, budget deal
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Hunters close to finding 395-year-old sunken treasure off Florida coast

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People are calling it the largest discovery of sunken treasure in 30 years, and it’s somewhere off of the Florida coast. | read more:
Hunters close to finding 395-year-old sunken treasure off Florida coast

Hunters close to finding 395-year-old sunken treasure off Florida coast
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New ordinance proposed to crack down on gas pump skimmers

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Sixteen gas skimmers were found in the last 13 months in Cape Coral, and now the police department is asking the city council to pass an ordinance requiring more protections at the pump. | read more:
New ordinance proposed to crack down on gas pump skimmers

New ordinance proposed to crack down on gas pump skimmers
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You're paying too much for prescription drugs– and your pharmacist can't tell you

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You’re probably paying too much for your prescription medicine, and the pharmacist knows it. So, why hasn’t your pharmacist told you? A “gag clause” forbids them. “It’s frustrating, I can’t discuss it for obvious reasons,” said Steven Nelson, an independe | read more:
You’re paying too much for prescription drugs– and your pharmacist can’t tell you

You’re paying too much for prescription drugs– and your pharmacist can’t tell you
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Give me a toy: Florida boy gets trapped in vending machine

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When a young Florida boy wanted a stuffed toy, he crawled inside a claw-style vending machine in the play area of a restaurant to fetch one. And, he got stuck inside the glass-encased structure. | read more:
Give me a toy: Florida boy gets trapped in vending machine

Give me a toy: Florida boy gets trapped in vending machine
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98-year-old RV driver drives wrong way; 2 teen girls killed

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Authorities say two Florida teenagers were killed when a 98-year-old man driving an RV on the wrong side of a divided four-lane road crashed into their vehicle. | read more:
98-year-old RV driver drives wrong way; 2 teen girls killed

98-year-old RV driver drives wrong way; 2 teen girls killed
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