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Prices Soar For Some Generic Drugs -- Why?

(CBS) – Generic drugs were supposed to save Americans millions of dollars,  but today some cost as much or more than brand-name drugs.

The price increase has been described by some congressmen as staggering. 294 more words

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Sears customer running in circles with repair troubles

REGINA – Nicole Manz bought her treadmill from Sears two years ago, planning to train for a five kilometre run.

Within a few months, the machine broke down – so she called Sears customer service. 368 more words

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Homeowner tired of being hounded by shady tree trimmers

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Do you have random salesman knocking on your front door?

A concerned viewer contacted KXAN about a group of tree trimmers who have stopped by his house at least five or six times. 345 more words

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Older Americans, Still Saddled With Student Debt, Find Social Security Benefits At Risk

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — Like many Bay Area retirees, 72-year-old Eileen Joyce relies on Social Security to get by, but last year Joyce’s $852 monthly payment was slashed by $102 — the government’s last-ditch attempt to recover $5,000 Joyce borrowed decades ago to attend graduate school. 313 more words

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Everyday Hero: Putting fashion and confidence within everyone's reach

They say people come into your life for a reason, a season, or a lifetime.

For renowned Canadian fashion designer Izzy Camilleri, Barbara Turnbull covers them all. 617 more words

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