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    Health fraud case: Mississippi pharmacy owner gets 18 years

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. (January 16, 2021) — A Mississippi owner of pharmacies and pharmacy distributors has been sentenced to 18 years in prison and ordered to repay the government nearly $287.7 million for his part in what prosecutors described as a $510 million health care fraud involving high-priced pain cream.

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    Guatemala tries blocking caravan of 9,000 Honduran migrants

    GUATEMALA CITY (January 16, 2021) — Guatemalan soldiers blocked part of a caravan of as many as 9,000 Honduran migrants Saturday at a point not far from where they entered the country seeking to reach the U.S. border.

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    Guard troops pour into Washington as states answer the call

    WASHINGTON (January 16, 2021) — By the busload and planeload, National Guard troops were pouring into the nation’s capital on Saturday, as governors answered the urgent pleas of U.S. defense officials for more troops to help safeguard Washington even as they keep anxious eyes on possible violent protests in their own states.

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    US calls Bahrain, UAE ‘major security partners’

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (January 16, 2021) — The United States called Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates “major security partners” early Saturday, a previously unheard of designation for the two countries home to major American military operations.

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    Iranian Guard holds anti-warship ballistic missile drill

    TEHRAN, Iran (January 16, 2021) — Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard conducted a drill Saturday launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated target in the Indian Ocean, state television reported, amid heightened tensions over Tehran’s nuclear program and a U.S. pressure campaign against the Islamic Republic.

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    Biden fills out State Department team with Obama veterans

    WASHINGTON (January 16, 2021) — President-elect Joe Biden is filling out his State Department team with a group of former career diplomats and veterans of the Obama administration.

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    Pence calls Kamala Harris to offer congratulations

    WASHINGTON (January 15, 2021) — Vice President Mike Pence has called his soon-to-be successor Kamala Harris to offer his congratulations, according to two people familiar with the conversation.

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    Ralph Lauren drops Justin Thomas after gay slur heard on TV

    HONOLULU (January 15, 2021) — Ralph Lauren Corp. said Friday it is ending its sponsorship with Justin Thomas after he was heard muttering a homophobic slur to himself after missing a putt last week in Hawaii.

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Guard troops pour into Washington as states answer the call
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