They adopted her thinking she was abandoned. Then they learned the truth.

They adopted her thinking she was abandoned. Then they learned the truth.

Watch “Kids for Sale” tonight at 9 ET on AC360. She and her mother are speaking via Skype more than 7,400 miles apart. Namata, or Mata as she’s known, talks from the home of her adoptive parents in Ohio. Her mother watches via a laptop in Uganda, in a quiet spot away from her village. “Hello,” Mata says. “How are you doing?”   Her mother laughs. She’s in awe of laying eyes on the daughter she thought she’d lost forever. Mom holds a newborn, and Mata says she wants a closer…

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Brexit negotiations stall over money

Brexit negotiations stall over money

Posted October 13, 2017 09:38:53 Photo: Brexit negotiations have been hampered by differences on finance and residence rights. (Reuters: Tolga Akmen) The European Union’s chief negotiator on Brexit talks says negotiations with the United Kingdom are stuck in a state of deadlock. Key points: Concern mounts that the parties might run out of time for a deal British proposals on expatriate citizens’ rights and the Irish border fail EU test EU negotiator remains confident “decisive progress is within reach” The EU wants to know what divorce bill Britain is prepared…

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Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan's Twitter account suspended

Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan's Twitter account suspended

Updated October 12, 2017 19:45:21 Photo: Rose McGowan has been a vocal critic of Harvey Weinstein. (Reuters: Mario Anzuoni) Related Story: Read the full transcript of the Weinstein tape Related Story: There was a reference to Harvey Weinstein in 30 Rock that we all missed American actor Rose McGowan, one of disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein’s most vocal critics, has had her Twitter account suspended for violating the site’s rules. McGowan has alleged Weinstein sexually assaulted her in 1997, and as more women have come forward with similar allegations in…

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Little red pill being pushed on the elderly

Little red pill being pushed on the elderly

And much of the money is coming straight from the federal government. The pill, called Nuedexta, is approved to treat a disorder marked by sudden and uncontrollable laughing or crying — known as pseudobulbar affect, or PBA. This condition afflicts less than 1% of all Americans, based on a calculation using the drugmaker’s own figures, and it is most commonly associated with people who have multiple sclerosis (MS) or ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. Nuedexta’s financial success, however, is being propelled by a sales force focused on expanding…

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Jane Fonda: I knew, and I'm 'ashamed' I didn't say anything

Jane Fonda: I knew, and I'm 'ashamed' I didn't say anything

Jane Fonda regrets not speaking up earlier about Harvey Weinstein. The film star, who is also an active women’s rights advocate, told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour on Thursday that she “found out about Harvey about a year ago.” “I’m ashamed that I didn’t say anything right then,” Fonda said. The Oscar award winning actress said that she was never assaulted by the movie mogul. In the past week, multiple women have come forward accusing Weinstein of rape, assault and other misconduct. The movie producer denies the charges and released a statement…

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