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Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

Health & Fitness

Conway calls for stiffer heroin penalties

Attorney General Jack Conway calls on lawmakers to increase penalties for heroin dealers
Published: 12/18/14

Milwaukee to speed police training in handling mentally ill

Milwaukee says it will speed up training of police in best ways to handle mentally ill
Published: 12/18/14

La. police: Smoking ban would hit gambling halls

La. police: 2-year $104M loss in gambling revenues and fees if New Orleans sets smoking ban
Published: 12/18/14

Florida guard Carter could miss time with strep throat

Florida guard Eli Carter could miss game against Wake Forest because of strep throat
Published: 12/18/14

1st Pima County pediatric flu death since 2009

Child dies at Pima County hospital due to complications from the flu; 1st in county since 2009
Published: 12/18/14
2 defendants in meningitis outbreak case seek bail

2 defendants in meningitis outbreak case seek bail

2 men facing most serious charges in meningitis outbreak case seeking to be released on bail
Published: 12/18/14

New Mexico records drop in teens' birth rates

New Mexico records decline in teens' birth rates but state still tops national rates
Published: 12/18/14
Irish face new abortion row over brain-dead woman

Irish face new abortion row over brain-dead woman

Ireland confronts its abortion ban again as brain-dead pregnant woman kept on life support
Published: 12/18/14

Cambodian villagers angry over HIV outbreak

Cambodian leader urges villagers not to lynch unlicensed doctor suspected of spreading HIV
Published: 12/18/14

Report finds New Jersey unprepared for outbreaks

Report finds New Jersey underprepared for outbreaks of infectious diseases
Published: 12/18/14