NewsWorks Tonight December 9, 2013 – Full Show

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    Elana Gordon reports Princeton University is administering a meningitis vaccine not yet approved in the U.S. in response to the school’s outbreak.  Tracy Samuelson visits Ocean County, where a heroin outbreak is mirroring a national trend.  State Impact, Pennsylvania’s Katie Colaneri reports states in the Northeast are pressuring those in the Midwest to cut down on their pollutants, which are affecting air quality in our region.  Franklin Institute Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts explains the newest venture of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.  And Chris Satullo calls out “freeloaders” of the healthcare system.

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