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Betamethasone, a synthetic glucocorticoid drug given to mothers who are at risk of giving birth prematurely, can cause harmful side effects such as hyperactivity and other behavioral abnormalities among guinea pigs; the effects persist even into the next generation.

Cost of renting a giant panda from the Chinese government, per day:

$1,500

A federal judge authored a 69-page ruling preventing New York City from enforcing zoning laws pertaining to adult bookstores and strip clubs.

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