By pricing the delivery of generic life-saving drugs like naloxone in the thousands of dollars, pharmaceutical companies are in effect acting like "death panels."
Catalans poured into the streets of Barcelona Saturday following the Spanish prime minister's announcement that he would move to take control of their region.
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Deena Zaidi is based in Seattle and contributes analytical articles to various financial websites. She also writes a blog, Financial Keyhole. Follow her on Twitter: @deenazaidi.