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Judge complains he was lied to by feds in Clinton email suit, then retreats

Conservative group wants to question former secretary of state about email fiasco

USA Today /
Massachusetts natural gas explosions: Feds say Columbia Gas issued faulty work orders

Federal investigators probing the natural gas explosions that rocked Massachusetts last month are blaming faulty work orders given from Columbia Gas.        

ABC /
Some users find help by opiate substitute on black market: 'What normal feels like'

There is a black market for buprenorphin, one of three federally approved drugs for opioid addiction.

NBC /
Feds charge 5 New York docs with overprescribing millions of opioid pills

Federal authorities indicted five New York City-area doctors Thursday for writing more than 8.5 million allegedly unnecessary opioid prescriptions.

Washinton Post /
Heroin and Opioids

Everything about the massive surge in opioid abuse cuts across traditional boundaries of drug use in the U.S. It’s hit white residents in the ...

CBS /
Feds bust New York man accused of planning to blow himself up on Election Day

A New York man was charged Wednesday with making a 200-pound bomb, as part of a plan to blow himself up in Washington, D.C. Officials said he wanted to carry out the plot on Election Day to draw attention to his political beliefs. CBS News ...

CBS /
Arizona shelter shut in latest case of alleged migrant child abuse

Staff members at a Phoenix-area shelter for unaccompanied migrant children physically abused three children, feds say

VoA /
Canada Prepares for Legalized Marijuana

Mat Beren and his friends used to drive by the vast greenhouses of southern British Columbia and joke about how much weed they could grow ...

CBC /
On top of the grief, there's the shame: families of victims frustrated with stigma of opioid use

In 2017, 569 people in Alberta died of accidental fentanyl poisoning. Daryl Sen was one of them.

USA Today /
As feds focused on detaining kids, border drug prosecutions plummeted

After the crackdown on families began, the number of people charged under federal drug trafficking laws fell to the lowest level since 2001.        

Time /
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Take a Sleeping Pill Every Night

Tens of millions of Americans struggle to sleep at night, and many of them turn to sleeping pills for relief. Prescription and over-the-counter sleep aids are especially popular among older adults. A recent study published in the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry found that roughly one in three adults ages 65 to 80 use these…

CBC /
Doctor questions 'disgraceful' care provided by private, high-volume methadone clinics amid opioid crisis

As a northern Ontario city battles an opioid overdose death rate that's twice as high as the ...

USA Today /
Feds say they'll forgive your student loan, but almost no one actually benefits

Student loan forgiveness promises fall far short due to red tape, fine print and bad advice. One program denied debt relief to 99 percent of ...

VoA /
Cosby Lawyers Ask Court to Void Conviction, Prison Sentence

Bill Cosby’s lawyers have asked a Pennsylvania court to overturn the actor’s conviction and three- to 10-year prison sentence because of what they call a string of errors in his sex assault case. The defense motion argued that trial Judge Steven O’Neill erred in declaring Cosby a sexually violent predator who must be imprisoned to protect the ...

USA Today /
The Republican Party no longer represents Christians: Readers sound off

From maternal deaths to fighting opioid addiction to college drinking culture, our readers sound off on recent headlines.        

Marketwatch /
Why the poorest Americans are most likely to have opioid prescriptions

A new study looks at the demographics of opioid users among those aged 65 and over.

Time /
Opioid Bill Shows Congress Can Still Work Together

The Senate passed sweeping legislation to address the opioid crisis by a 98-1 vote

CBS /
Feds move to seize control of Manafort's Trump Tower condo, other properties

Prosecutors said the government would take control and custody of the Trump Tower condo and a Hamptons estate on or after October 20

ABC /
Feds will soon own Manafort's Trump Tower unit, Mueller says

The government has formally moved to seize several of Paul Manafort’s assets – including unit 43G in Trump Tower.

ABC /
Feds will soon own Manafort's Trump Tower unit, Mueller says

The government has formally moved to seize several of Paul Manafort’s assets – including unit 43G in Trump Tower.

E! Online /
A Salute to Grey's Anatomy's Hot Shirtless Doctors

Grey's Anatomy has no shortage of hot docs, and another one joined the ranks in season 15. Alex Landi made his debut as Dr. Nico Kim, the show's first openly gay male surgeon character, in...

USA Today /
Opioid fix needs medication, more insurance support

National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins talks addiction, possible cure for sickle cell, women in science with reporter Jayne O'Donnell.         

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