Carjacker makes victim drive to Wendy’s on way to drug deal: police

Police say Brett Engel made an 84-year-old woman drive him around while he indulged in fast food and drugs.  (Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office/iStock) A man from Loveland, Ohio, was arrested on Saturday after allegedly forcing an 84-year-old woman to chauffeur him around town on a fast-food-filled crime spree. Brett Engel, 31, has been charged with felony aggravated robbery and abduction following ...

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Shooting roils gun politics in NRA-friendly Florida

MIAMI — The state of Florida, long a laboratory for the National Rifle Association, brought America its first major concealed-weapons law and Stand Your Ground, not to mention policies like a prohibition on doctors asking parents about firearms in the home. But last week’s mass shooting in Parkland, which left 17 dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has unexpectedly ...

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German Olympians are drinking non-alcoholic beer like it’s Gatorade

The doctor for Germany’s skiing team said nearly all of his competitors drink non-alcoholic beer after a training session.  (Reuters/iStock) Germany’s Olympians don’t reach for sports drinks after an especially grueling workout — or at least not any sports drink Americans are familiar with. According to Johannes Scherr, the doctor for Germany’s Olympic ski team, just about all of the ...

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Trump IRS seeks millions in Obamacare fines even though law is ‘dead’

Hundreds of companies face prospective fines for violating Obamacare’s employer mandate by the same Trump administration that has done virtually everything in its power to abolish the federal health care law. Internal Revenue Service notices recently began arriving in corporate mailboxes, in some cases demanding millions of dollars in fines — an awkward development as the White House touts its ...

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Restaurant defends bathroom needle disposal bins amid heroin epidemic

A restaurant was met with social media criticism for its safe needle disposal bins located in each bathroom.  (Reuters) A Washington restaurant has defended itself after being criticized on social media for having needle bins in its bathrooms. Chaco Canyon Organic Café in Seattle has placed needle disposal bins in each of its bathrooms as a response to the heroin ...

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