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  1. Regulation needed to curb overpricing of drugs for children, say advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | The Daily Democrat

    Scrutiny of doctors who prescribe psychotropic drugs to California foster children intensified this week, with growing calls for regulators to consider whether financial relationships with pharmaceutical companies may be driving the excessive use of medication. The outcry came from a leading consumer advocacy group as lawmakers stepped up their efforts to rein in reckless prescribing and the California Medical Board vowed to widen its investigation in response to an ongoing series "Drugging Our Kids."

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  2. Farm Fresh to You launches Donate-A-Box programRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Farm Fresh To You, a Community Supported Agriculture and home delivery service that provides fresh, local and organic produce to customers' doorsteps announced Thursday that it has launched a new program called Donate-A-Box. Farm Fresh to You has received a USDA Local Food Promotion Program Grant of $100,000 to develop and market the program.

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  3. Field Poll: Torlakson and Tuck tied for superintendent, Brown leads Kashkari by 21 pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    "It is deadlocked," probably in large part because the superintendent is a nonpartisan post, denying voters the party cues they often rely on, said Field Poll Director Mark DiCamillo, "They really have to make their own determinations about where these candidates stand ideologically. ... It takes a little more effort; they can't just rely on the party label."

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  4. Prop. 45 headed toward defeat, new PPIC poll showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    With Election Day less than two weeks away, a once-popular ballot measure that would allow the state's insurance commissioner to reject rate hikes proposed by health insurers appears to be headed toward defeat, a new poll shows. Support for Proposition 45 has declined dramatically since September, according to the Public Policy Institute of California survey.

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  5. Kesha accuses longtime producer of physical and emotional abuseRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Singer Kesha is suing her producer, Dr. Luke, saying he sexually and emotionally abused her for nearly 10 years, according to TMZ. The 27-year-old signed with 41-year-old Dr. Luke, 41, whose real name is Lukasz Sebastian "Luke" Gottwald, when she was 18. Her lawsuit alleges he forced her to use drugs and alcohol and made repeated sexual advances toward her.

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  6. Not Pink: Alecia Moore's new music is with You+MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    In this Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 photo, folk music duo You+Me, consisting of Alecia Moore, left, known as Pink, and Dallas Green pose for a portrait during an interview at The Viceroy Hotel in Santa Monica, Calif. Their debut album, ?rose ave.,? releases Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014.

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  7. Balloon stolen at Albuquerque Balloon FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    A California woman wasn't able to honor her late husband at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta after a thief made off with the balloon her daughter planned to pilot. Police say Lucinda Wallace's hot air balloon was taken sometime early Saturday morning from the Nativo Hotel.

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  8. Iggy Azalea's former manager claims legal right to sex tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    OK, Hefe Wine ... says the "Fancy" singer signed her legal rights over to him, allowing him to market the sex tape they made together, according to TMZ. Wine told the website the singer signed a lengthy agreement with him in 2009 -- which has reportedly been obtained by TMZ -- giving him exclusive rights to "manufacture, sell, distribute and advertise 'any' recording embodying visual images."

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  9. 'Cops' crew member killed in Omaha police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    A crew member with "Cops" was killed when Omaha police opened fire on a robbery suspect who also died, the production company behind the television show said Wednesday.

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  10. Drama reigns at VMAs before awards show even airsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    In this Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 file photo, Iggy Azalea performs in Santa Monica, Calif.

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  11. Watch Iggy Azalea fall off stage during at pre-VMA showRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Azalea fell off the stage Friday night while performing her hit "Fancy" at The Avalon in Los Angeles.

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  12. Iggy Azalea falls off stage during pre-VMA showRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    In this Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 file photo, Iggy Azalea performs in Santa Monica, Calif.

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  13. Robin Williams suicide: Marin sheriff defends release of detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Sheriff's officials in the San Francisco Bay Area defended their decision to release details about how actor Robin Williams killed himself, saying state law requires they be disclosed to the public.

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  14. Robin Williams remembered by Ben Affleck, Pam Dawber, Sally Field and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    This June 15, 2007 file photo shows actor and comedian Robin Williams posing for a photo in Santa Monica, Calif.

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  15. Robin Williams death confirmed as suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Actor Robin Williams apparently hanged himself by a belt in the bedroom of his Tiburon home and also had slash marks on his wrist, the Marin County coroner's office said Tuesday.

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  16. How De La Salle football team's story became a movieRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Now and then, Hollywood magic results from something decidedly non-glamorous - like a guy reading a book on a pile of smelly football shoulder pads.

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  17. Californians to receive health insurance rebates, but some call it chump changeRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Nearly 500,000 consumers across California will receive a piece of a $12 million refund from health insurance companies this summer as part of a provision under the Affordable Care Act, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Thursday.

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  18. Anthem Blue Cross accused of 'fraudulent' enrollment practicesRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    California insurance giant Anthem Blue Cross misled "millions of enrollees" about whether their doctors and hospitals were participating in its new "Obamacare" plans and failed to disclose that many policies wouldn't cover care outside its approved network, according to a class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday.

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  19. Police investigating Casey Kasem's wife for elder abuseRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Police are investigating whether Casey Kasem's wife committed elder abuse when she removed him from a Southern California convalescent facility and took him to Nevada, Arizona and, eventually, Washington state, to allegedly keep him away from his family.

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  20. Casey Kasem's wife loses custody of legendary D.J.Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    Legendary radio personality Casey Kasem was taken Sunday to a Washington State hospital, after his 59-year-old wife threw a pound of raw hamburger meat at Kasem's daughter as she was following up with a judge's order to take over the care of her 82-year-old father, who is suffering from various health problems, including dementia.

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