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In this Oct. 7, 2011 file photo, President Barack Obama, left, looks towards quarterback Jim McMahon, wearing headband, as he honors the 1985 Super Bowl XX Champion Chicago Bears football team during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

Ex-players say teams gave pain pills ‘like candy’

Former NFL lineman Jeremy Newberry often hobbled into the 49ers locker room on game days using a walking boot and crutches, then lined up behind as many as two dozen teammates, in his case to […]

05/21/2014

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Drug overdose deaths spike among middle-aged women

ATLANTA (AP) – Overdose deaths in the U.S. are rising fastest among middle-aged women, and their drug of choice is usually prescription painkillers, the government reported Tuesday. “Mothers, wives, sisters and daughters are dying at […]

07/02/2013

Money 101: Information you can use

We have the information you need to help with your finances. Today on Money 101 with Bob McCormick the conversation will include: Refinance pros will address the question, “Is the re-fi bubble about to burst?” Home prices […]

04/02/2013