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18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

GM's legal team targeted in federal probe of faulty ignition switches

The Justice Department has launched an investigation of General Motors' legal team and its role in the automaker's failure to recall millions of small cars with defective ignition switches quickly.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Phil Gingrey, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Autos

Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Gov. Corbett told to stay away from Pittsburgh's Labor Day Parade

Pittsburgh's Labor Day Parade is a traditional display of union solidarity but this year, the politics of the governor's race has opened some fissures among union leaders.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Allegheny County, PA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Bradenton.com

Buchanan pushes fed mental health overhaul

Beginning in the late 1950s, America's state mental hospitals closed as taxpayers embraced the idea new drug treatments and safe houses to mainstream the ill had made them obsolete.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Vern Buchanan, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sarasota, FL, Bradenton, FL, Manatee County, FL

Sun Aug 17, 2014

POP City

Political candidates perform stand-up at annual fundraiser

On Wednesday, Aug. 13, Allegheny County Department of Human Services held its annual Candidates Comedy Night fundraiser at the Pittsburgh Improv in Homestead, Pa., and raised more than $40,00 to benefit the Music Festival Fund.

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Related Topix: Allegheny County, PA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Homestead, PA, US Governors, Tom Corbett

Sat Aug 16, 2014

PsychCentral

Where's the 'Individual' in the Mental Health Care Reform Discussion?

Much has been written in the last several months about national mental health care reform in response to two separate bills making their way through Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Hill

GOP says Obama health official instructed staff to delete email

House Republicans on Friday accused a top Obama administration health official of telling staff to delete an email related to the healthcare law's rollout last fall.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, Fred Upton, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Corbett, Wolf become funny foes

Well, it wasn't a bar exactly. It was the Pittsburgh Improv Club in Homestead, where Gov. Tom Corbett and Democratic nominee Tom Wolf joined a roster of other politicians in cracking wise to raise money for Allegheny County's Department of Human Services' programs for underprivileged children.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, Allegheny County, PA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Forest Hills, PA, Upper St. Clair, PA

PennLive.com

Hey smokers, here's how you and a property tax relief bill could keep Grandma in her house: Wednesday Morning Coffee

Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Unless you've been on the Moon, trapped under something heavy and unable to reach the TV or Internets, or possibly working as a highly paid Corbett administration adviser who never came to work, then you probably already know about this summer's debate over whether Philadelphia should be allowed to increase ... (more)

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Tom Corbett

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Toledo Blade

Experts say Williams' suicide shows depression's overwhelming effect

Depression can mow down even the wealthiest, most creative people, and those with both mental illness and an addiction are especially vulnerable, mental health experts said Tuesday in the wake of comedian Robin Williams' apparent suicide.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Robin Williams, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Psychology, Science, Wilkinsburg, PA

Times Herald

Advocates hope Williams' death will spur discussion

While the death of Robin Williams has sparked an outpouring of grief around the world, mental health advocates say they hope it will also renew efforts to prevent suicide.

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Related Topix: University, FL, Columbia University, Depression, Health, Suicide, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Spokesman-Review

Lawmaker Reacts To Williams' Suicide

Rep. Tim Murphy on Tuesday called for action on mental health reform in response to the death of actor Robin Williams.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Suicide, Marin County, CA

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Squirrel Hill Health Center to use federal grant to expand services

The Squirrel Hill Health Center plans to use a new federal grant to expand its provision of counseling and other behavioral health services.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Upper St. Clair, PA

Wed Aug 06, 2014

JD Supra

Oil Country Tubular Goods Orders Are Much More Likely As Domestic...

The high-profile unfair trade cases on oil country tubular goods are nearing completion.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sun Aug 03, 2014

O-R Online

Local veterans react to VA scandal

Grant Colbert, a U.S. Navy veteran, is shown outside his home in Millsboro recently.

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Related Topix: Millsboro, PA, Life, Veteran Affairs, Medicine, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Philly.com

Bill sparks debate about rights, compulsion, and mental health

Eric Stark and his wife did not know what was going on with their 18-year-old son, an athlete who played basketball, football, and baseball in high school.

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Related Topix: Bucks County, PA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Patrick Meehan, Michael Fitzpatrick, Philadelphia, PA

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Washington Post

TV listings: Weekend of August 2-3

FINALE WATCH: The yet-to-be-officially-canceled "Crossbones" ditches its regular Friday-night slot for Saturday so it can reel off its last two episodes in peace.

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Related Topix: Hell on Wheels, Entertainment, Television, Real Estate, American Mortgage Acceptance, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, HarperCollins Publishers, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, FOX News Network

CBS Local

First Phase Of New Botanic Garden Now Open

The Pittsburgh Botanic Garden opened Friday morning as part of the Secretary of the Interior's commitment to water restoration and connecting youth to the great outdoors.

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Related Topix: Oakdale, PA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sports

Politico

Is HealthCare.gov ready for round two? - SCOTUS asked to hear ACA subsidies case

IS HEALTHCARE.GOV READY FOR ROUND TWO? - More from the House E&C oversight subcommittee hearing into the GAO report on the CMS management failures.

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Hill

GOP lawmakers launch probe into FCC's waiver for Obama donor

Republican lawmakers are launching a probe into the Federal Communications Commission's decision to let a company owned by a major Democratic donor skirt some of its rules.

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Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, US Politics, Greg Walden, Fred Upton, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Hill

CMS: Expect more 'bumps' with O-Care

A top official from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services told lawmakers Thursday that the agency expects more "bumps" during the 2015 ObamaCare enrollment period.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

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