Brady Baxter

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Garment workers held boss captive until he paid promised bonus

<b>Women work at a garment factory in Savar, Bangladesh. (Reuters/Andrew Biraj)</b><p>Bangladeshi workers on minimum wage held factory boss for over 18 hours after months of tense labor disputes<p>Natasha Lennard<p>October 14, 2013 3:54pm (UTC)<p>Minimun-wage workers in a garment factory in Bangladesh finally …

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L.A. moves to shut pot shops

A fresh effort to close down illegal medical marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles is underway, this time led by new City Atty. Mike Feuer.<p>The city's legal team has moved to shut down 38 pot shops operating outside the mandates of voter-approved Measure D, Feuer told reporters at a Friday news …

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'Just flooding us': Tenn. spike in drug-dependent newborns is warning to nation

On an average day, neonatal nurse practitioner Carla Saunders faces two dozen babies born hooked on drugs, infants so sick with the pain of withdrawal that they cry nonstop, claw their faces and writhe in agony at the sound of a voice or the touch of hand. But that’s just the average.<p>“Today, it may …