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Southern California Has Jobs For Incoming Afghans — But Not Much Affordable Housing

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With a federal judge poised to approve the Purdue Pharma's controversial Chapter 11 plan, the company is working behind the scenes to preempt a legal challenge by the Department of Justice. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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OxyContin-Maker Purdue Pharma Launched A Stealth Campaign To Sway U.S. Officials

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Online Debate Starts After Newlyweds Post A Bill To No-Show Wedding Guests

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Customers walks into a McDonald's restaurant, in London on Aug. 24. McDonald's says it has pulled milkshakes from the menu in all 1,250 of its British restaurants because of supply problems stemming from a shortage of truck drivers. Alastair Grant/AP hide caption

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McDonald's Is Out Of Milkshakes In The U.K. And A Truck Driver Shortage Is To Blame

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A Nebraska Plant Used A Toxic Ethanol Source. A Town Is Now Living With Contamination

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In December 1955, a man posts a price for leaded gasoline at a station in Everett, Massachusetts. The United Nations said on Monday that the world is no longer using the toxic fuel, bringing an end to a century of damaging pollution. Anonymous/Associated Press hide caption

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The World Has Finally Stopped Using Leaded Gasoline. Algeria Used The Last Stockpile

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Commuters wait in line for public buses as they leave work in Beijing's business district on Aug. 27. China's Supreme People's Court has ruled that it's illegal for companies to subject employees to the practice known as "996," or working 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. six days a week. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images hide caption

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Elizabeth Holmes walks into the United States Federal Courthouse in San Jose, Calif., Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021. Nic Coury/AP hide caption

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Elizabeth Holmes Promised Miracles By A Finger Prick. Her Fraud Trial Starts Tuesday

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Flight Attendant Union Leader: Alcohol Is Big Factor In Rise Of Airline Incidents

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The Departments of Justice and Homeland Security have subpoenaed Peloton, the company says, for documents and information about reporting on injuries associated with one of its treadmill products. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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Space Travel Is Taking Off, But Companies Also Want To Sell Things From Outer Space

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Remembering Vietnam War Correspondent Joe Galloway

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