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FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2000 file photo, experts in a speed boat examine the damaged hull of the USS Cole at the Yemeni port of Aden after an al-Qaida attack that killed 17 sailors. (AP Photo/Dimitri Messinis, File)
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February 13, 2020 - 9:38 am
By NOHA ELHENNAWY Associated Press CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's transitional government said Thursday it has reached a settlement with families of the victims of the 2000 attack on USS Cole in Yemen, in a bid to have the African country taken off the U.S. terrorism list and improve relations with the West...
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October 31, 2019 - 2:58 pm
By KATHLEEN FOODY and DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers and the nation's third-largest school district reached a labor contract deal on Thursday, ending a strike that canceled 11 days of classes for more than 300,000 students. Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that the...
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Attorneys Linda Singer and Mark Lanier hug outside the U.S. Federal courthouse, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Cleveland. Both Singer and Lanier are the plaintiffs attorneys.   (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
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October 21, 2019 - 11:51 am
By JULIE CARR SMYTH and GEOFF MULVIHILL Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — The nation's three biggest drug distributors and a major drugmaker reached a $260 million settlement with two Ohio counties over the deadly havoc wreaked by opioids, just hours before the first federal trial over the crisis...
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September 11, 2019 - 4:34 pm
By GEOFF MULVIHILL and DAVE COLLINS Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma reached a tentative deal Wednesday with about half the states and thousands of local governments over its role in the nation's deadly opioid epidemic, but criticism by several state attorneys...
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August 30, 2019 - 2:42 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A published report says Google will pay at least $150 million to settle a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission over how it treats information from children on its video streaming site, YouTube. Politico reported Friday that the company will pay $150 million to $200...
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June 03, 2019 - 3:04 pm
Washington, D.C. _ The Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia have announced a settlement agreement with Arlington Public Schools that will bolster English language services to the district’s approximately 5,000 students who...
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May 25, 2018 - 12:02 pm
CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — An excessive-force lawsuit filed by a Virginia man set afire by an officer's stun gun after a police chase has been settled for $6.5 million. Police officers had pulled the gasoline-soaked man from his wrecked car when the sound of sirens startled him. Officers said Miles...
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