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ClickOnDetroit National Report -- Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019

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Pharmaceutical executives testify before Senate

The Senate Finance Committee is holding a hearing to examine Drug Pricing in America with testimony from executives at Pfizer, Merck & Co., Johnson & Johnson and other Pharmaceutical companies.

Watch it live here.


Around the country:

  • Pennsylvania: A Pennsylvania mother and her daughter are in police custody, accused of killing five of their relatives, according to the Bucks County District Attorney's Office. Read more.
  • Oregon: Amtrak says a train with almost 200 people on board is finally moving again after 36 hours stuck in snowy spot south of Eugene, Oregon. Read more.
  • California: A woman died at Yosemite National Park in California on Sunday, after park officials say she was hit by falling rock and ice. Read more.
  • New York: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, joined by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, signed a "red flag" gun protection bill Monday morning in New York City. Read more.

Brain trauma rampant with domestic violence survivors

Researchers in Phoenix released a study showing traumatic brain injury is rampant among domestic violence survivors, particularly women living in homeless shelters.

Read about it here.

Facebook to get tougher on anti-vaxers

Facebook will soon take action against misinformation about vaccines, according to a Facebook representative.

Read about it here.


Michael Cohen to testify

President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, is expected to give a behind-the-scenes account of what he will claim is Trump’s lying, racism and cheating, and possibly even criminal conduct, when he testifies publicly before a House committee on Wednesday, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.

Read about it here.

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Jenna Bush Hager named new co-host of TODAY

Jenna Bush Hager will be Hoda Kotb's new co-host of NBC's TODAY show fourth hour beginning in April.

Read about it here.

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