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Business: ITT Tech campuses look doomed after education department sanctions

Source: U.S. News & World Report

In what could spell the end for yet another for-profit giant, the U.S. Department of Education Thursday announced that the operator of ITT Technical...

Nation: New York heroin seizure a 'substantial' dent in opioid epidemic

Source: CNN

(CNN)Ensconced in the axle of a painted-over tractor trailer, the more than 65 pounds of heroin were smuggled across the Mexican border with Texas...

World: Deadly blast kills police in Turkey

Source: BBC News

A car bomb has hit police headquarters in Cizre, south-east Turkey, killing 11 policemen and injuring 78.

Out of the ordinary: 100-year-old tortoise walks 6.5 miles for romance with plastic dome

Source: UPI

FRESNO, Calif., Aug. 23 (UPI) -- A 100-year-old tortoise that escaped her owner's California yard was found 6 1/2 miles away attempting to...

Business: Mylan pledges to make EpiPen more affordable

Source: CNN Money

The drugmaker is caught at the center of a firestorm over the rising price of prescription drugs. Mylan had raised a standard two-pack of EpiPens to...

Nation: Mobile homes returning to Louisiana after deadly flooding

Source: The Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. — Mobile homes will fill front yards across southern Louisiana again, just like after Hurricane Katrina, as federal...

World: Italy earthquake death toll passes 240 as rescue efforts continue

Source: BBC News

The death toll in the Italian earthquake stands at 241 as thousands of rescuers continue efforts to find survivors.

Out of the ordinary: Nigerian man faces charges for naming his dog after president

Source: Reuters

ONITSHA, Nigeria (Reuters) - A Nigerian man is being charged for provoking people and "breach of peace" by naming his dog after President Muhammadu...

Business: IBM revives its fight with Intel over server chip dominance

Source: Fortune

IBM Revives Its Fight With Intel Over Server Chip Dominance

Nation: Uncertain future for baby born in US with Zika-related complications

Source: CNN

(CNN)Throughout her pregnancy, Maria Mendoza, who currently lives in Miami, anguished about her baby's health.

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