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Feds Nab Palmhurst Doctor In Medicare Fraud Scheme

An Upper Valley doctor is awaiting a detention hearing after making his initial federal court appearance on charges of Medicare fraud. Doctor Jose de Jesus Martinez of Palmhurst was arrested and brought into McAllen federal court Friday, when an indictment was unsealed accusing him of soliciting cash in exchange for referring Medicare patients to home […]


Rubio Faces Moment Of Truth On Secretary Of State Vote

(AP) – Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida faces a moment of truth as a Senate committee prepares to vote this afternoon on President Donald Trump’s nominee to be secretary of state. Rubio clashed with the nominee, Rex Tillerson, at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing earlier this month. Rubio bridled at Tillerson’s refusal to label […]


Samsung: Batteries Only Problem With Fire-Prone Note 7s

(AP) – Samsung Electronics says that tests of more than 200,000 Galaxy Note 7 smartphones found defects in two sets of batteries from two different manufacturers that made the phones prone to catch fire. Samsung’s mobile division president, Koh Dong-jin says the company would use what it learned from its investigations to improve lithium ion […]