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The Opioid Files

‘Ship, ship, ship’: Drug firms’ emails show indifference to crisis

A court filing unsealed in a landmark case contends the drug industry failed to control the diversion of opioids into the black market.
(Source: U.S. District Court)
(Source: U.S. District Court)
Mingo County, W. Va.
38,269,630 pain pills supplied from 2006-2012
203 pills per person

Trump tells aides to look for big spending cuts if he wins a second term

President Trump’s mixed messaging on the debt is seeding confusion about his budget priorities for the short term and the long term.

Trump returns to attacking 4 minority congresswomen

The Democrats in question “can’t get away with” criticizing the U.S., President Trump told reporters, a statement that is at odds with the Constitution.

Captain at jail where Epstein served time in 2008 ordered that his cell door be left unlocked

Documents shed new light on the apparent deference granted to the financier while in the custody of Palm Beach County.
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Officials gave few details about the changes to the test, which is required of everyone who applies to naturalize as a U.S. citizen. The exam was last revised in 2008.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit said a lower court probably “abused its discretion” by not allowing an immediate appeal that the president requested.
The Vatican also barred Michael Bransfield from residing in his former diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, but stopped short of defrocking him.
The sports network’s pitfalls of the moment are familiar to any corporation that has had to navigate the Trump era.
The report from Iranian state TV gave no details, but according to operators of the British-registered Stena Impero, the ship was “approached” by small craft and a helicopter while in international waters at the mouth of the Persian Gulf.
An awkward exchange with Nobel laureate Nadia Murad was just one of several when the president met with survivors of religious persecution this week.
What are drivers to do with obnoxious patrons? One option is to give them a low rating on the Uber app, but other riders worry that they’ve been pegged as Ridezillas without good cause.
(Elijah Nouvelage for The Post)
(Elijah Nouvelage for The Post)
Special Report
Regulators and companies have allowed the danger to exist despite a simple solution, families and officials say.
 (William Neff)
(William Neff)
Perspective

I found your data. It’s for sale.

As many as 4 million people have Web browser extensions that sell their every click. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg.
(Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Post)
(Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Post)
Voraciously

These fish tacos channel the best beach vacation vibes

A citrus marinade and bright green avocado cream bring even more sunshine to this easy meal.
(Luis Velarde/The Washington Post)
New citizens say they feel welcome despite Trump’s tweets
New citizens say they feel welcome despite Trump’s tweets
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