Police: Man slain at city facility in possible worker fight

 

BALTIMORE (AP) — A man was killed in a shooting that appeared to stem from an argument between employees at a Baltimore public works building Thursday, and the shooter is still on the loose, authorities said.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Drug distribution becomes weapon to block competition

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The same strategy that Martin Shkreli used to get away with a 5,000-percent price increase on an old drug is used by many other drugmakers to maintain sky-high prices on billions of dollars' worth of medications.

  • Written by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer

Schools find campaign talk conflicts with no-bullies message

 

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Lysek rose to become vice president of his fifth-grade class at Lorraine Academy in Buffalo, New York, after the sitting veep got bounced for saying things that went against the school's anti-bullying rules. So the 10-year-old is a little puzzled that candidates running to lead the entire country can get away with name-calling and foul language.

  • Written by CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

Cholera quietly still kills dozens a month in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A dozen people reclined on cots inside the clinic in the Haitian capital, a few so sick they were receiving intravenous infusions to rehydrate their bodies and spare them an agonizing death.

  • Written by DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press