Opioid death rates soared in areas where pain pills flowed

An analysis of previously undisclosed DEA data reveals corresponding spikes in deaths and pill shipments at the height of the epidemic.

As lawyers zero in on drug firms, a reckoning may be coming

Nearly 2,000 communities hurt by the opioid crisis are suing drug companies for staggering sums to cover the costs of treatment, education and law enforcement.

At rally, crowd responds to Trump’s criticism of Rep. Omar with chants of ‘Send her back!’

The event made clear that the president plans to use his criticism of four liberal congresswomen of color as a rallying cry during his campaign.

House votes to kill impeachment resolution

Democrats joined with Republicans to stop the measure, a move likely to rankle liberals clamoring to oust the president.

The night Trump partied with Jeffrey Epstein and NFL cheerleaders

Footage of the 1992 party at Mar-a-Lago shows Donald Trump grabbing dancing cheerleaders and socializing with Epstein, the financier now charged with sex trafficking.

Democratic leaders warn campaigns to delete FaceApp ‘immediately’

Millions of users, including Drake, LeBron James and the Jonas Brothers, have posted photos of themselves altered by the app to make them look years older.
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State media reported the tanker was seized on Sunday. It was not immediately clear whether the tanker is a UAE-based vessel that went missing near Iran over the weekend.
A potentially deadly combination of heat, humidity and stagnant, polluted air has led to heat advisories and warnings affecting 154 million Americans.
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The proposed legislation would make it more difficult for investors to strip cash, real estate and other assets from the companies they take over.
The children’s program is the first TV show to receive the performing arts award. The Dec. 8 ceremony will also salute Earth, Wind & Fire and Michael Tilson Thomas.
The No. 3-ranked golfer, who shot a 61 at Royal Portrush as a teenager, made a quadruple-bogey eight on the first hole.
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This German city had few foreigners. Then refugees changed it in some surprising ways.

Three stories from the other Frankfurt.
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Unauthorized immigrants face public backlash in Mexico, survey finds

A Washington Post-Reforma poll shows most Mexicans favor deporting Central American migrants to their home countries.
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