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The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients.

Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating...

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients.

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The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating...
15:40, 2019-09-14

Founder, execs of drug company guilty in conspiracy that fed opioid crisis The founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc on Thursday became the highest-ranking drugmaker executive convicted in a case tied to the U.S. opioid crisis, ...
23:40, 2019-05-02

Few black patients get buprenorphine for opioid addiction (Reuters Health) - While the number of Americans getting drug treatment for opioid addiction is on the rise, a new study suggests that gains may be c...
23:00, 2019-05-14

Opioid treatment for cancer patients can lead to addiction An analysis of medical records for more than 100,000 adult cancer patients reveals that 3 percent were diagnosed with abuse or dependence after treat...
16:20, 2019-11-22

Opioid doctors warned against abruptly ending treatment for pain patients The guidelines cite the risk of psychological distress, withdrawal, exacerbation of pain and even suicide....
19:36, 2019-10-10

Study: Protocol reduced opioid prescriptions by 92 percent in cancer patients Only 8 percent of urological cancer patients who undergo robotic surgery go home with opioid prescriptions after use of a new recovery protocol, as c...
21:52, 2019-05-22

Daily on Healthcare, Presented by American Association of Kidney Patients: Realtors have been pulled into the opioid fight Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:32, 2019-08-26

The ‘other opioid crisis’ the world is ignoring Tramadol, the world has been told, is safer than the OxyContins, the Vicodins, the fentanyls that have wreaked so much devastation. But now they are ...
21:08, 2019-12-13

The Giants at the Heart of the Opioid Crisis Civil suits filed by three states accuse pharmaceutical distributors of flooding the country with opioids while devising systems to evade regulators....
09:04, 2019-04-22

Can the UK avoid having a lethal opioid crisis like the one in the US? Doctors in the UK are concerned that it could follow the US into an opioid crisis, yet measures to prevent this could go too far and leave people in ...
19:00, 2019-05-15

How a lethal toxin might help in the opioid crisis In the midst of the opioid crisis, scientists are searching for nonaddictive alternatives. Some have turned to a toxin present in certain sea creatur...
10:52, 2019-06-15

Can meditation, hypnosis, and CBT help address the opioid crisis? A new review and meta-analysis has concluded that meditation, hypnosis, relaxation, and cognitive behavioral therapy can help reduce pain and opioid ...
22:44, 2019-11-05

Britain's opioid crisis takes on US dimension Opioid addiction in Britain has spiraled to a dangerous level. Experts warn that the UK is approaching a crisis of US proportions. What's the governm...
09:00, 2019-05-19

Australia now faces its own opioid crisis, despite warnings BLACK RIVER, Australia — The coroner’s sense of futility was clear, as he investigated the death of yet another Australian killed by prescription opi...
22:36, 2019-09-05

Oklahoma, J&J to wrap up first trial over opioid crisis Oklahoma's attorney general is expected on Monday to urge a judge to find Johnson & Johnson responsible for flooding the market with painkillers and ...
12:52, 2019-07-15

A Bittersweet Divorce, a Brutal Health Crisis and a Truly Bizarre Conspiracy Theory: Inside Avril Lavigne's Dramatic Last Few Years For a while there, Avril Lavigne was drowning. It was 2014 and the pop star, a year into her whirlwind second marriage to Nickleback frontman Chad K...
13:00, 2019-09-27

Florida ‘pill mills’ were ‘gas on the fire’ of opioid crisis FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Florida survives on tourism, but a decade ago thousands of visitors made frequent trips to the state not to visit its theme p...
17:44, 2019-07-22

We're at risk of losing all our progress in the fight against the opioid crisis Progress has been made in the fight against the opioid epidemic, but it could all be lost unless we make a critical pivot in our approach....
17:40, 2019-12-13

DOJ watchdog finds DEA was 'slow to respond' to opioid crisis The Drug Enforcement Agency was "slow to respond" to the opioid overdose crisis that took the lives of more than 300,000 Americans since 2000, the Ju...
21:44, 2019-10-01

Google taps tech to help battle opioid crisis Google has ramped up its efforts to help tackle the opioid crisis with a set of new tools to help connect people with recovery resources....
20:32, 2019-09-12

Fatal overdoses in NYC tick down, but opioid crisis rages on Overdose deaths ticked down more than 2 percent in New York City last year, marking the first drop in fatalities in nearly a decade even as the opioi...
01:40, 2019-08-27

Opioid crisis is also to blame for rise in cocaine deaths Death by cocaine is rising in America, and the opioid crisis, the nation’s deadliest overdose epidemic, is at fault, health officials said Thursday. ...
16:48, 2019-05-06

Partisan split could snarl strategy to fix opioid crisis The vitriol reflects the Sacklers’ position as the poster children of drug industry malfeasance....
03:04, 2019-09-20

U.S. government gives states nearly $2 billion to combat opioid crisis The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said on Wednesday it will offer states more than $1.8 billion in new funding to fight the opio...
19:32, 2019-09-04

Pharmacy chains sue Ohio doctors over opioid crisis Four major national drugstore chains — Walgreens, CVS, WalMart and Rite Aid — are suing doctors in Ohio for fueling the opioid crisis by overprescrib...
06:24, 2020-01-09

Trump Declares Commitment to Ending Opioid Crisis ‘Once and for All’ Many leading authorities on the opioid crisis have been critical of the government’s response, starting with the Obama administration, but say there ...
02:48, 2019-04-25

A haunting look inside China’s worsening opioid crisis Yin had vowed dozens of times to quit. He tried ice baths, saunas, and Russian vodka. He took a fistful of an antipsychotic that made him feel like h...
22:16, 2019-12-31

Does the drop in US drug deaths mean the opioid crisis is ending? Overdose deaths in the US have dropped for the first time in two decades, but many people are still dependent on painkillers and struggling to get th...
13:20, 2019-07-19

Trump announces $1.8B in funding to combat opioid crisis The funds will be used for expanding access to treatments for opioid overdosing and to gather case data from across states, the HHS said....
23:44, 2019-09-04

Five more US states sue Purdue Pharma over its role in opioid crisis Wisconsin, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland and West Virginia join several dozen other states. Wisconsin also sued Purdue’s former president Richard SacklerFiv...
18:08, 2019-05-16

A look at ‘the other opioid crisis’ — one that’s destabilizing the world’s poorest nations Mass abuse of the opioid tramadol spans continents, from India to Africa to the Middle East....
17:08, 2019-12-13

Ambulance chiefs draw up crisis plans to take fewer patients to A&Es The London Ambulance Service is aiming to reduce the number of patients it takes to hospital to ease pressure on A&Es over winter, the Evening Standa...
13:40, 2019-11-27

Trump administration announces nearly $2B for states to fight opioid crisis The Trump administration is providing states with $1.8 billion to fight the opioid crisis, the latest in a string of White House actions shaping the ...
18:28, 2019-09-04

Met to reject gifts from Sacklers amid fury over opioid crisis The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Wednesday that it would no longer accept gifts from the Sackler family, principal owners of the drugmaker be...
22:40, 2019-05-15

Pharmacies: Prescribers, not pharmacists bear opioid crisis responsibility COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Doctors and other healthcare practitioners who write prescriptions bear ultimate responsibility for improper distribution of op...
23:44, 2020-01-07

The Met museum to reject donations from Sackler family over opioid crisis Move follows similar recent decisions about Sackler philanthropy, including by the Guggenheim museum and the Tate in BritainThe Metropolitan Museum o...
22:24, 2019-05-15

It’s been called a national crisis, so why isn’t opioid abuse an election discussion? It's been called a national crisis, but there is little talk of how the federal parties plan to address opioids if elected. Advocates urge public dis...
17:24, 2019-10-03

Rwanda avoids US-style opioid crisis by making its own morphine As thousands die from addiction in rich countries awash with prescription painkillers, millions of people writhe in agony in the poorest nations with...
18:32, 2019-12-26

Sacklers siphoned nearly $11 billion from Purdue amid opioid crisis Enlarge / A Tufts employee removes letters from signage featuring the Sackler family name in Boston on Dec. 5, 2019. Tufts University stripped the Sa...
23:40, 2019-12-17

To battle opioid crisis, some track overdoses in real time While the number of drug overdose deaths appears to have fallen nationally in 2018 for the first time in nearly three decades, the overdose death rat...
17:28, 2019-12-23

Pills gained strength as opioid crisis grew: analysis An Associated Press analysis of drug distribution data released as a result of lawsuits against the industry found that the amount of opioids as meas...
04:52, 2019-07-25

Sen. Martha McSally: The opioid crisis hits too close to home for too many The opioid crisis hits close to home for too many Arizonans and Americans. Since 2017, 20,432 Arizonans suffered from an opioid overdose and countles...
06:20, 2019-05-15

Oklahoma at trial says J&J's deceptive marketing fueled U.S. opioid crisis The state of Oklahoma accused Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday of using deceptive marketing to create an oversupply of addictive painkillers that fueled ...
20:16, 2019-05-28

The Met Will Turn Down Sackler Money Amid Fury Over the Opioid Crisis The decision by one of the world’s leading museums could spur other institutions to turn down philanthropy from the family behind OxyContin....
18:40, 2019-05-15

Afghanistan and Iraq veterans were the 'ground zero' of the opioid crisis: Study Veterans who were stationed in Afghan and Iraqi war zones after the 9/11 terror attacks have been hit hardest by the opioid crisis, according to new ...
23:32, 2019-09-17

‘SOTC’: Panel Discusses Opioid Addiction Crisis In Kentucky (LEX 18) — LEX 18’s “State of the Commonwealth” convened a panel to discuss the opioid crisis that is ravaging communities in...
19:00, 2019-05-05

‘SOTC’: U.S. Rep. Barr Sees Urgency In Addressing Opioid Crisis (LEX 18) — U.S. Rep. Andy Barr of Kentucky tells LEX 18’s “State of the Commonwealth” that lawmakers in Washington are workin...
17:28, 2019-05-05

Trump donates 3rd-quarter salary to help fight opioid crisis WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is donating his third-quarter salary to help tackle the nation’s opioid epidemic. A White House official say...
19:00, 2019-11-26

Opioid Sales Reps Swarmed New York at Height of Crisis New disclosures in the New York attorney general’s lawsuit detail the massive sales efforts of Purdue Pharma and other companies....
02:40, 2019-04-12

D.E.A. Let Opioid Production Surge as Crisis Grew, Inspector General Says The watchdog office, which is under the umbrella of the Justice Department, said the agency authorized large increases in the production of painkille...
18:08, 2019-10-01

Fed chief Powell says the economic impact of the opioid crisis is 'quite substantial' "An extraordinary number of people are taking opioids in one form or another," says Powell, during testimony before the House Financial Services Comm...
19:28, 2019-07-10

Is the University of Southern California facing its own opioid crisis? Some students seem to think so. AP Photo/Reed Saxon Nine students at the University of Southern California have died this semester. Four of the 9 deaths are believed to have been ca...
22:16, 2019-11-25

U.S. government watchdog faults DEA for slow response to opioid crisis A U.S. government watchdog on Tuesday harshly criticized the Drug Enforcement Agency for its response to the opioid crisis, saying that amid a surge ...
18:28, 2019-10-01

Small communities grapple with ‘huge challenge’ of opioid crisis Small communities in Canada have hospitalization rates for opioid poisonings more than double those in the country's largest cities, according to 201...
23:32, 2019-05-13

Canadian drug companies facing $1.1B lawsuit over opioid crisis Drug companies are facing a class action lawsuit about their role in the opioid crisis in Canada....
21:00, 2019-05-15

Reckoning with U.S. opioid crisis as $8 billion Ohio trial kicks off The fight over who is responsible for the opioid epidemic that has ravaged the United States heads to court on Monday in Ohio as local governments se...
13:48, 2019-10-21

D.E.A. Let Opioid Production Surge as Crisis Grew, Justice Dept. Says The department’s inspector general said the agency, which is also under the umbrella of the Justice Department, authorized large increases in the pro...
21:04, 2019-10-01

Trump to donate third-quarter salary to fight opioid crisis President Trump is donating his third-quarter salary — $100,000 — to help combat the nation’s opioid epidemic. The White House on T...
15:44, 2019-11-26

Five state attorneys general sue Purdue Pharma over opioid crisis The attorneys general for West Virginia, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland and Wisconsin announced Thursday that they are suing Purdue Pharma and former directo...
16:52, 2019-05-16

As opioid crisis rages on, Justin Trudeau resists pressure to decriminalize Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has refused to pursue decriminalization, even though he's faced pressure from grassroots Liberal party members and his ...
20:24, 2019-05-04

Report: Purdue Pharma Offered $10 to $12 Billion for Opioid Crisis Settlement Purdue Pharma, the company that makes the painkiller OxyContin, is offering to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits over its role fueling the opioid crisi...
07:16, 2019-08-28

J&J's greed helped fuel U.S. opioid crisis, Oklahoma claims at trial Johnson & Johnson's greed led the drugmaker to use deceptive marketing to create an oversupply of painkillers that fueled the U.S. opioid epidemic, t...
23:00, 2019-05-28

US briefing: White House in crisis, Michael Bloomberg and opioid trial Monday’s top story: Trump officials on the defensive over Syria, impeachment and G7. Plus, why environmental justice is one of the most pressing issu...
12:44, 2019-10-21

Opioid crisis helps explain rise in cocaine deaths: report Cocaine deaths have been rising in the U.S., health officials said Thursday in their latest report on the nation’s deadliest drug overdose epidemic....
00:44, 2019-05-03

John Delaney wants pharma companies responsible for opioid crisis to go out of business Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney believes that pharmaceutical companies responsible for the opioid crisis should be fined out of busine...
06:16, 2019-07-02

Two-thirds of Americans blame drug companies for opioid crisis, new poll says About two-thirds of Americans believe drug companies are to blame for the opioid crisis, although nearly as many hold drug users themselves responsib...
01:16, 2019-04-26

Exclusive: While battling opioid crisis, U.S. government weighed using fentanyl for executions The U.S. Department of Justice examined using fentanyl in lethal injections as it prepared last year to resume executing condemned prisoners, a then ...
17:16, 2019-09-13

Oklahoma seeks to hold J&J responsible for opioid crisis as trial ends Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday urged a judge to hold Johnson & Johnson responsible for fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic, as the first tr...
17:36, 2019-07-15

Sesame Street addresses the opioid crisis with Muppet whose mother is in recovery The Hollywood Reporter reports tonight that Sesame Street—which has, from its inception, embraced its role of socializing, teaching, and just general...
05:36, 2019-10-10

Purdue Pharma’s Payments to Sacklers Soared Amid Opioid Crisis A new audit finds that the family directed $10.7 billion from the drugmaker to family-controlled trusts and holding companies, as legal pressure tigh...
23:56, 2019-12-16

Opioid use booming as tramadol crisis emerges in Africa - U.N. drug report Synthetic opioid use is booming, the United Nations said on Wednesday in a worldwide drug report that showed deaths in the United States from overdos...
01:04, 2019-06-26

US opioid crisis: experts say payouts from drug makers ‘highly questionable’ Two potential payouts from Johnson & Johnson and Purdue Pharma have provoked varied responsesEfforts to get compensation for the US opioid crisis wit...
08:32, 2019-08-29

Pennyslvania sues maker of OxyContin, 'jet fuel' of America's opioid crisis Lawsuit is the first against Purdue Pharma to allege in detail a prolific and calculated scheme of pushing drugs on prescribers Dr Jeffrey Bado recei...
01:52, 2019-05-15

Sackler family pulled more than $10 billion from Purdue as opioid crisis raged More than $10 billion flowed from OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma to the wealthy Sackler family over the course of a decade as the opioid crisis...
15:24, 2019-12-17

Purdue could become a trust funded by sales of the same drug blamed for the opioid crisis Purdue Pharma could become a public trust funded by OxyContin sales as part of a massive settlement over its role in the opioid epidemic, but some pr...
06:44, 2019-09-04

Sesame Street introduces new muppet to help kids understand opioid crisis ASTORIA, NY (nbcnews) – Never a show to shy from tough subjects, “Sesame Street” is tackling America’s opioid epidemic head o...
02:24, 2019-10-10

Federal data shows opioid shipments ballooned as crisis grew Newly released federal data shows how drugmakers and distributors increased shipments of opioid painkillers across the U.S. as the nation's addi...
15:48, 2019-07-17

Queens rehab program under investigation faces closure amid opioid crisis A taxpayer-funded drug treatment program in Queens will be shuttered unless it gets new management, sources told The Post. The state Attorney General...
00:32, 2019-06-16

How Trevor died: Why prison offers a ‘golden opportunity’ to help solve the opioid crisis Canadians who want to address the opioid crisis should pay attention to what’s happening in our prisons, says one expert....
11:12, 2019-10-18

Purdue Pharma Payments to Sackler Family Soared Amid Opioid Crisis A new audit finds that the family directed $10.7 billion from the drugmaker to family-controlled trusts and holding companies, as legal pressure tigh...
10:36, 2019-12-17

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma reaches tentative opioid crisis settlement Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich said the agreement included more money from the Sackler family, which had become a sticking point during the r...
23:32, 2019-09-11

John Oliver Revisits the Opioid Crisis on Last Week Tonight, This Time With Some Celebrity Help Back in 2016, John Oliver dedicated an episode of Last Week Tonight to America’s growing opioid crisis. The painkiller epidemic has not improve...
12:00, 2019-04-15

For First Time, Pharmaceutical Distributor Faces Federal Criminal Charges Over Opioid Crisis The charges against the wholesaler, Rochester Drug Cooperative, and two of its former executives marked a new tactic for prosecutors in tackling the ...
18:08, 2019-04-23

Opioid crisis lawsuit sees drugmakers, distributors reach $260M settlement There are still more than 2,600 other lawsuits seeking to hold the drug industry accountable for an opioid crisis that has been linked to more than 4...
17:52, 2019-10-21

Facing fire over opioid crisis, US drugmakers eye a booming new pain market in India As India loosens its stringent narcotics laws, US companies including Johnson & Johnson, Abbott Laboratories and a network affiliated with Purdue Pha...
15:04, 2019-08-27

Big Pharma’s image sinks to new low amid opioid crisis, high drug prices Martin Shkreli, former CEO of Turing, mocks his way through a congressional hearing on drug pricing and later called lawmakers imbeciles. (credit: CP...
05:32, 2019-09-05

Factbox: Billion-dollar lawsuits accuse drugmakers, distributors of fueling U.S. opioid crisis On Monday, two Ohio counties will face off in a U.S. courtroom with five companies they accuse of fueling the nationwide opioid epidemic. The countie...
13:48, 2019-10-21

Drug company founder, executives convicted of bribe scheme that fueled U.S. opioid crisis The founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc and four colleagues were found guilty on Thursday of bribing doctors to prescribe the drugmaker's addictive pai...
21:00, 2019-05-02

Drug makers conspired to worsen the opioid crisis. They have blood on their hands | Chris McGreal Johnson & Johnson and others profited from addiction and death – and yet they still don’t think they’ve done anything wrongJohnson & Johnson came out...
16:32, 2019-08-29

Trump surgeon general criticizes supervised injection sites as opioid crisis response The Trump administration is maintaining opposition to facilities that allow people to inject illegal drugs with the oversight of medical providers....
20:44, 2020-01-15

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Arizona case involving company role in opioid crisis Unmute __("Play", "storymate") 00:00 PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Co...
05:52, 2019-12-11

Purdue Pharma chair: Best way to fight opioid crisis is for OxyContin maker to stay in business Purdue Pharma's chairman says the company should still produce OxyContin despite the drugmaker's bankruptcy filing amid the opioid crisis....
18:32, 2019-09-16

Senate committee focuses on pain sufferers denied painkillers amid opioid crisis When Senator Lamar Alexander, who chairs the upper chamber’s health committee, held a hearing about prescription opioids earlier this year, the focus...
11:16, 2019-06-04

JPMorgan Chase cuts ties with Purdue Pharma over alleged role in opioid crisis Move makes the bank the most high-profile corporation to have distanced itself from the OxyContin maker and Sackler familyBanking giant JPMorgan Chas...
22:08, 2019-05-23

A new study reveals doctors fear the US opioid epidemic will be replaced by a new prescription drug crisis This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your ...
16:36, 2019-10-21

Sesame Street Aims to Tackle the Opioid Crisis in a Way Kids Can Understand With the Muppet Karli On Sesame Street, Elmo has a new friend: Karli, an adorably furry, bright green Muppet whose mother is battling addiction. That’s right, it loo...
19:24, 2019-10-10

Courtney Love, Infamous Former Addict, Will Not Sell Out to the Sackler Family, Manufacturers of the Opioid Crisis On Monday afternoon, Purdue Pharma heiress Joss Sackler’s fashion brand, LBV Care of Joss Sackler, will send a collection of tote bags and statement ...
07:08, 2019-09-10

Sackler family gets huge payout after Purdue Pharma admitted role in opioid crisis A new court audit shows that the family earned $10 billion from the company after it had admitted to its role in the opioid crisis. At least 400,000 ...
13:48, 2019-12-17

Judge grants mega-rich Sackler family reprieve from legal costs of opioid crisis Enlarge / PURDUE PHARMA, STAMFORD, Conn. - 2019/09/12: Members of P.A.I.N. (Prescription Addiction Intervention Now) and Truth Pharm staged a protest...
00:28, 2019-10-15

Hope in the drug crisis: New data show prescription opioid use fell at a historic rate last year Prescription opioid use in the U.S. was down 17% in 2018, marking the single largest annual decline ever recorded, said research firm IQVIA Institute...
12:08, 2019-05-09

Opioid Maker Agrees to Pay Oklahoma $85 Million Over Claims Company Helped Create Addiction Crisis (Bloomberg) — Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. agreed to pay $85 million to settle an Oklahoma lawsuit claiming that illegal marketing of it...
19:24, 2019-05-26

First-of-its-kind study concludes that 1996 release of OxyContin played major role in the opioid crisis Purdue Pharma’s 1996 release of OxyContin led to increased opioid overdose deaths in the past two decades and was a primary cause of the opioid epide...
22:16, 2019-12-02

Major Drug Maker Is Close to Settling Case to Avert First Federal Trial in Opioid Crisis Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals announced a tentative agreement to pay $24 million to settle claims brought by two Ohio counties, and to give away $6 mi...
00:40, 2019-09-07

Purdue Pharma and state attorneys inch closer to final settlement over opioid crisis involvement Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin, has reportedly reached a tentative agreement with 22 state attorneys general for the first time since t...
22:36, 2019-09-11

Watch: Trump speaks on opioid epidemic, announces state and local grants to tackle crisis The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said the roughly $1.8 billion will be used for expanding access to opioid treatments and gathering c...
20:52, 2019-09-04

Daily on Healthcare: 2020 hopeful John Delaney unveils plan to fight opioid crisis Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:16, 2019-07-02

Opioid distributors soar after reportedly offering $18 billion to settle a swath of drug crisis lawsuits (MCK, ABC, CAH) AP Opioid distributors AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health, and McKesson all soared in early Wednesday trading after The Wall Street Journal reported ...
15:28, 2019-10-16

Pharma stocks plunged after federal prosecutors launched a criminal probe into their role in fueling the opioid crisis Associated Press Drug stocks plunged on Tuesday after the Wall Street Journal reported that federal prosecutors have launched a criminal probe into w...
13:32, 2019-11-27

To fight opioid crisis, Kentucky middle schoolers build needle database to aid 3D printed collecting device A middle school in Kentucky has built an online database to compliment a needle-collecting device they developed....
22:40, 2019-09-13

Johnson & Johnson responsible for fueling opioid crisis in Oklahoma, judge rules In landmark case, Oklahoma is first state to sue an opioid manufacturer in courtAn Oklahoma judge has found Johnson & Johnson liable in a lawsuit cla...
22:36, 2019-08-26

Johnson & Johnson must pay over $572 million for its role in Oklahoma opioid crisis, judge rules FILE – In this July 15, 2019, file photo, Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter speaks during closing arguments in Oklahoma’s ongoing opi...
00:04, 2019-08-27

Johnson & Johnson to pay $572m for fueling Oklahoma opioid crisis, judge rules Oklahoma becomes first state to successfully sue an opioid manufacturer, a ruling that is sure to affect other drug companiesThe pharmaceutical giant...
03:00, 2019-08-27

Oklahoma judge reduces penalty against Johnson & Johnson in opioid crisis lawsuit An Oklahoma judge reduced the amount Johnson & Johnson must pay to help alleviate the state’s opioid crisis by $107 million due to a miscalculation....
03:48, 2019-11-16

At trial, Oklahoma says Johnson & Johnson's 'greed' fueled U.S. opioid crisis Oklahoma's attorney general on Tuesday argued at the start of the first trial in lawsuits around the United States over the opioid epidemic that "gre...
17:56, 2019-05-28

Sackler family 'offer up to $12 billion to settle lawsuits over US opioid crisis' Campaigners battling the US opioid crisis have welcomed reports that Purdue Pharma and its billionaire owners the Sackler family are preparing to pay...
15:44, 2019-08-28

US drug czar James Carroll calls out drug companies for role in opioid crisis Following the landmark ruling in Oklahoma on Monday against Johnson and Johnson that found the company responsible for helping fuel the opioid epidem...
04:32, 2019-08-28

Johnson & Johnson Was Ordered to Pay $572 Million for Its Role in the Opioid Crisis. With Similar Lawsuits Across the Country, That Could Be Just the Beginning An Oklahoma judge ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million for its role in the opioid crisis in a historic ruling on Monday, marking the first t...
06:00, 2019-08-28

Johnson & Johnson found guilty in fueling opioid crisis, ordered to pay $572M by Oklahoma judge Judge Thad Balkman of Cleveland County District Court in Norman, Oklahoma delivered his decision in a lawsuit alleging that J&J's marketing practices...
01:32, 2019-08-27

Johnson & Johnson fined $572 million for fuelling opioid crisis Oklahoma's Attorney General accused Johnson & Johnson of a "multi-billion-dollar brainwashing campaign" to get doctors to overprescribe opioids, down...
02:52, 2019-08-27

Oklahoma, Johnson & Johnson face off in first opioid crisis trial Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson is set to face trial in a multibillion-dollar lawsuit by the state of Oklahoma aimed at pinning the blame for the opioid ...
12:36, 2019-05-28

Johnson & Johnson fined $572 million for fueling opioid crisis Oklahoma's attorney general accused Johnson & Johnson of a "multi-billion-dollar brainwashing campaign" to get doctors to overprescribe opioids, down...
13:52, 2019-08-27

Johnson & Johnson’s Brand Falters Over Its Role in the Opioid Crisis An Oklahoma court case highlights the health care giant’s role in the epidemic as a leading supplier of opioid ingredients....
02:16, 2019-08-28

Opioid crisis: Johnson & Johnson hit by landmark ruling The US pharmaceutical giant must pay $572m for its part in fuelling Oklahoma's painkiller addiction crisis....
12:24, 2019-08-27

Johnson & Johnson to pay $500M in damages over opioid crisis Johnson & Johnson will be forced to pay more than a half-billion dollars in damages after an Oklahoma judge on Monday ruled the drug maker accountabl...
23:24, 2019-08-26

Johnson & Johnson to pay $572M in damages over opioid crisis Johnson & Johnson will be forced to pay more than a half-billion dollars in damages after an Oklahoma judge on Monday ruled the drug maker accountabl...
23:40, 2019-08-26

Opioid industry pushes for settlement in first federal opioid trial as jury is built Lawyers in the first federal opioid trial resumed selecting a jury Thursday even as a push continued to settle the case before arguments begin....
20:52, 2019-10-17

Local oral surgeons fight opioid epidemic with non-opioid alternative TUCSON- Local oral surgeons are making it their mission to help tackle the opioid epidemic. Doctors Adam Kaiser and Jay Schmidt, oral surgeons in Tuc...
03:36, 2019-08-23

A medical algorithm affecting 200 million patients has steered black patients away from getting higher-quality care, showing just how biased artificial intelligence can be Courtesy ChenMed A new study in the journal Science just found a widely-used algorithm gave more complex treatment to white patients than sicker blac...
00:52, 2019-10-25

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: climate crisis reports, renewal in Iraq, Zimbabwe’s hunger crisis, Disabilities Day A recap of Tuesday’s stories: New climate change reports on human health and global warming; Zimbabwe’s ‘worst hunger crisis in a decade’; protests a...
21:36, 2019-12-03

From 'no crisis' to 'breaking point': Mainstream media changes its tune on border crisis amid illegal immigration surge Months after repeatedly dismissing and mocking President Trump’s claim of a national emergency at the Southern U.S. border, mainstream media is grapp...
18:40, 2019-04-11

Opinion: Is the crisis of capitalism a crisis of democracy? The protests against established conditions, currently flaring up in many countries around the world, may have different triggers. But dissatisfactio...
21:48, 2019-10-29

The mindfulness conspiracy It is sold as a force that can help us cope with the ravages of capitalism, but with its inward focus, mindful meditation may be the enemy of activis...
07:16, 2019-06-14

Why we are addicted to conspiracy theories Outsiders and the disenfranchised have always embraced the existence of wild plots and cover-ups. But now the biggest conspiracy-mongers are in charg...
07:32, 2019-05-02

Since there's nothing else going on in politics, let's dig into the #Fartgate conspiracy Perhaps the most important week in 2019 American politics is happening right now. As you read this, the government and the nation’s people are gather...
17:52, 2019-11-19

Ex-CIA officer gets 19 years in China spy conspiracy ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A former CIA case agent was sentenced to 19 years in prison Friday for an espionage conspiracy in which prosecutors say he received...
01:24, 2019-11-23

RECESSION A LIB MEDIA CONSPIRACY TO TAKE DOWN TRUMP??? There are many, many reasons to start freaking out at the possibility that we might be heading toward a global recession—a scenario made all the more...
16:12, 2019-08-19

The FCC says 5G is safe, but that won’t stop conspiracy theorists U.S. agencies now agree that 5G and prior cellular standards pose no known risk to human health, but those who disagree have one more chance to speak...
20:48, 2019-08-09

Revealed: populists far more likely to believe in conspiracy theories Largest survey of its kind uncovers suspicion of vaccines in big part of world populationMethodology: How the Guardian analysed YouGov-Cambridge data...
16:20, 2019-05-01

Our planet is in crisis. But until we call it a crisis, no one will listen | Caleb Redlener, Charlotte Jenkins and Irwin Redlener We study disaster preparedness, and ‘climate change’ is far too mild to describe the existential threat we faceWhen Senator Kamala Harris was asked a...
15:36, 2019-07-31

FBI: Conspiracy theory ‘extremists’ are a terror threat The FBI has for the first time identified “conspiracy theory-driven domestic extremists” as a terror threat — including the believers in the sh...
21:20, 2019-08-01

Khamenei says "deep" conspiracy behind Iran unrest Thousands of people were arrested after deadly riots in Iran, according to one lawmaker. The government claims some of the detainees received "CIA-fu...
21:36, 2019-11-27

How Trump has used the US government to chase down his conspiracy theories Reuters President Donald Trump has lashed out in response to the many allegations and investigations leveled at him. His responses have included unpr...
01:32, 2019-10-11

The Latest: Ex-prosecutor guilty of conspiracy in custody HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the detention of a former Honolulu prosecutor convicted of conspiracy (all times local): 11 a.m. A former Honolulu pros...
23:12, 2019-06-28

Feds want ex-prosecutor guilty of conspiracy locked up HONOLULU (AP) — U.S. attorneys want a former Honolulu deputy prosecutor locked up now that jurors have found her guilty of conspiracy in a plot to fr...
20:48, 2019-06-28

The myth of Eurabia: how a far-right conspiracy theory went mainstream Once an obscure idea confined to the darker corners of the internet, the anti-Islam ideology is now visible in the everyday politics of the west. How...
13:00, 2019-08-16

What Inspired a New Musical? Conspiracy Theories. And Yodeling. Dave Malloy, the “Great Comet” composer, unpacks three songs from “Octet,” his (yes) a cappella musical about digital addiction....
17:32, 2019-05-03

Are conspiracy theories 'explanations for real problems'? How do conspiracy theories take hold, and why are these 'alternative facts' so hard to counter? American cultural historian Michael Butter explains t...
13:32, 2019-06-21

Why Are Area 51 Conspiracy Theories So Popular? Here’s What Psychologists Say Here’s hoping there are aliens at Area 51. For one thing: they probably have cool spaceships. For another, the extraterrestrials are said to ha...
22:44, 2019-07-29

What MLB must do to silence dead-ball conspiracy talk Imagine you purchase a copy of The Post and it lacks a sports section. Or it’s entirely in French. Or Page Six covers only the celebrities who reside...
04:12, 2019-10-18

Knights Templar: Still Loved by Conspiracy Theorists On Christmas Day, 1119, the king of Jerusalem, Baldwin II persuaded a group of French knights led by Hugh de Payne II to save their souls by protecti...
20:00, 2019-12-29

Trump Floats Wild Conspiracy About Homelessness Donald Trump sat for an EXCLUSIVE interview with Fox News’ Tucker Carlson during his visit to Japan, published online Monday night, during which he b...
16:24, 2019-07-02

Former CIA agent sentenced to 19 years for conspiracy with China Jerry Chun Shing Lee was accused of delivering secrets to Chinese intelligence officers in exchange for $840,000A former CIA case agent was sentenced...
00:40, 2019-11-23

De Blasio dabbles in Epstein conspiracy theory Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday “something doesn’t fit” about Jeffrey Epstein’s death, contradicting the city’s own ...
23:56, 2019-10-31

Ex-CIA officer admits to espionage conspiracy with China ALEXANDRIA, Va. — An ex-CIA officer pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiring with China to commit espionage after receiving a promise from his Chinese ...
11:56, 2019-05-02

4 siblings get prison time in tax cheat conspiracy NEW YORK (AP) — Four siblings were each sentenced to several months in prison after cooperating with prosecutors in a tax fraud case. U.S. District J...
23:04, 2019-06-26

Six suspected MS-13 gangbangers busted by feds in drug conspiracy Federal authorities in Manhattan busted six suspected MS-13 gangbangers on racketeering, weapons and drug charges, according to an indictment unseale...
03:04, 2019-10-17

Britney Spears' mom weighs in on fans' Instagram conspiracy Britney Spears' mother, Lynne, spoke out about a fan conspiracy theory regarding the "Toxic" singer's Instagram comments....
20:32, 2019-06-19

Flat Earth: How did YouTube help spread a conspiracy theory? Many people who believe the Earth is not round first heard the idea on YouTube. But how important was the video-sharing website in helping the flat E...
12:36, 2019-07-22

De Blasio insists anti-cop sentiment is ‘right-wing’ conspiracy NYPD officers are “being respected, empowered to do their job,” Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed Friday– exactly one week after a thous...
19:20, 2019-11-08

Desperate Patriots cheating conspiracy video surfaces “Patriots Cheaters 2019” Nods head excitedly A Patriots cheating conspiracy surfaced on YouTube this week with an unequivocal title, but ...
23:16, 2019-11-27

UK oil executive admits role in international corruption conspiracy Basil Al Jarah pleaded guilty after investigation into alleged bribery involving Monaco firmA businessman has admitted his part in an international c...
16:12, 2019-07-19

Impeachment: the five conspiracy theories behind Trump's Ukraine dilemma The US president is facing an impeachment inquiry directly related to his relentless pursuit of malicious untruthsLawrence Tribe: the House must flex...
04:12, 2019-10-01

Fugees rapper embroiled in election funding conspiracy One of Barack Obama's favorite rappers has been charged with illegally financing his re-election campaign. He has also been tied to Malaysia's sprawl...
23:04, 2019-05-10

How Moon Landing Conspiracy Theories Spread Before the Internet Conspiracy theories about the Moon landing have been around for years. Decades, in fact. And while it’s easier than ever to spread false stories than...
16:12, 2019-07-16

Giuliani Goes All in on Conspiracy Theory About DNC Staffer's Murder for Some Reason Just weeks after urging the American public to cool it with spreading unfounded rumors about the jailhouse death of Jeffrey Epstein, former New York ...
21:48, 2019-08-26

Department of Labor is Trump’s latest conspiracy threat Today I’m going to give President Trump another possible conspiracy to worry about. The White House has already expressed concern that enemies of the...
04:56, 2019-11-14

NYT: Conspiracy theories that 5G phones cause cancer originate from Russia After so many years of talking about the miracle that 5G will be for everything tech-related, it finally happened: 5G is here. “Here” is ...
04:20, 2019-05-14

The John Wick universe gets its very own conspiracy theorist in this new web series John Wick 4 doesn’t arrive until 2021 but, to tide fans over in the meantime, Lionsgate has released a four-episode spin-off web series titled Truth ...
18:08, 2019-09-06

Epstein death triggers flurry of conspiracy theories The apparent suicide of disgraced US financier Jeffrey Epstein has fueled much speculation online. US President Donald Trump is among those to get on...
11:16, 2019-08-11

Feds drop conspiracy charges against Michael Avenatti Embattled lawyer Michael Avenatti is no longer facing conspiracy charges in connection with his alleged attempt to extort Nike out of more than $20 m...
14:52, 2019-11-14

I’m paranoid it’s meat’: the rise of vegan conspiracy theories From KFC’s Imposter burger to Greggs’ sausage roll, meat-a-like foods are now a vegan staple. But these plant-based alternatives are so realistic the...
19:12, 2019-07-02

#ReleaseTheJJCut Brings Conspiracy Theories to Star Wars Hollywood fandom theories are everywhere. Now, 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' has one of its own....
17:40, 2020-01-08

How the "White Replacement" Conspiracy Theory Spread Around the Globe From pockets in small town Minnesota to Christchurch, New Zealand, a racist conspiracy theory has taken hold—sometimes to deadly consequences....
17:48, 2019-06-21

Area 51: Top conspiracy theories about the secret military base Many conspiracy theories have been associated with the secret military base, Area 51. Here are a few of them....
17:36, 2019-09-20

PewDiePie pulls $50,000 ADL donation after fan backlash and conspiracy theories The controversial YouTuber has announced he will instead be donating to a different charity after doing more research...
16:36, 2019-09-13

Ex-CIA officer pleads guilty to espionage conspiracy with China A former CIA officer who is a US citizen from Hong Kong has been charged with conspiring with China to commit espionage. Jerry Chun Shing Lee alleged...
10:36, 2019-05-02

How to fend off your conspiracy obsessed relatives during the holiday season When Uncle Ted has a few drinks and starts screaming that the world is flat, have a few tactics ready to counter his bizarre rantsIt’s the holidays: ...
07:52, 2019-12-24

Trump's Pick to Run U.S. Intelligence Is a Conspiracy Theorist and Liar Following the abrupt departure of Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, Donald Trump has settled on Rep. John Ratcliffe as his successor, a mo...
22:28, 2019-07-30

Conspiracy theories like QAnon could fuel 'extremist' violence, FBI says Social media companies could lessen threat with ‘significant’ crackdown on related content, bureau saysThe FBI has identified prominent conspiracy th...
00:16, 2019-08-02

Trump Tries Out Wild New Conspiracy Theory to Explain Away His Troubles Speaking outside Orlando at The Villages, the nation’s largest retirement community and home to a bunch of seniors who adore him, Donald Trump on Thu...
22:32, 2019-10-03

Sandy Hook father awarded $450,000 after suing conspiracy theorist Father of boy killed in Newtown school shooting sued James Fetzer and Mike Palacek over their book Nobody Died at Sandy HookThe father of a boy kille...
17:00, 2019-10-16

Harem Conspiracy Proof: Multiple Assailants Killed Ramses III A theory about the assassination of Ramses III was confirmed by researchers at the University in Cairo, revealing the true gruesome details of his mu...
00:00, 2019-08-28

Ex-Fugees rapper charged in campaign finance conspiracy case One of the founding members of the 1990s hip-hop group the Fugees has been charged in a campaign finance conspiracy that took place during the 2012 p...
15:16, 2019-05-13

Trump Is Very, Very Mad About Facebook's Latest Purge of Conspiracy Theorists and Far-Right Trolls This week, Facebook and its subsidiary Instagram banned a number of far-right figures, including white supremacists and conspiracy theorists, in a so...
15:52, 2019-05-05

Epic Games Store criticism has devolved into conspiracy theories Epic Games Store is the subject of many gaming conspiracy theories. But it isn't a tool of the Chinese government, and it isn't spyware.Read More...
21:56, 2019-08-06

Moon landing conspiracy theories: Why some think the Apollo 11 mission was fake Despite being heralded as one of the greatest human achievements ever, just half a century later 1 in 10 Americans still claim the 1969 moon landing ...
13:48, 2019-07-22

Pre-Debate Analysis: Don’t Fall for Trump’s Conspiracy Theories on Ukraine Tonight’s debate will potentially be a make or break moment for former Vice President Joe Biden, depending on how well he handles questions concernin...
20:20, 2019-10-15

Dad of Sandy Hook victim wins suit against conspiracy theorists The dad of a Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victim won a defamation lawsuit this week against conspiracy theorists who wrote a book claiming t...
17:24, 2019-06-18

Exclusive: DNA solves Rudolf Hess doppelgänger conspiracy theory Adolf Hitler's deputy flew to Scotland in 1941 and was imprisoned for the rest of his life. But was the man in Spandau really Rudolf Hess? Now a DNA ...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Internet floods with conspiracy theories after Jeffrey Epstein’s death Suggestions that Epstein’s death had something more nefarious behind it began popping up almost immediately after news of his death was reported....
05:24, 2019-08-11

State commission backs judge’s censure over conspiracy posts MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — County commissioners in Tennessee have voted in support of censuring a criminal court judge who posted links to anti-immigratio...
14:12, 2019-05-14

Jeffrey Epstein death memes and conspiracy theories are everywhere. This is why they're so popular. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton The most pervasive conspiracy theory of 2019 is so widespread, it's turned up in viral tweets, Reddit posts, Instagrams, an...
20:04, 2019-11-09

The crazy Mike Trout HGH conspiracy theory is officially dead As if this week in MLB couldn’t get crazier. On the heels of the Astros cheating saga that has rocked the sport, the league and union on Friday dismi...
19:28, 2020-01-18

Sandy Hook father to receive $450,000 from conspiracy theorist, jury says By Elizabeth Chuck A Wisconsin jury on Tuesday ordered a conspiracy theorist who claimed the grieving father of a victim of the 2012 Sandy Hook Eleme...
19:36, 2019-10-17

Conspiracy theories mount over mystery drones spotted in Colorado People insist they have spotted fleets of large drones crisscrossing rural America’s night sky, their mission mysterious, raising questions that have...
21:52, 2020-01-15

Conspiracy Theories Can Have Dangerous Consequences. Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D...
18:40, 2019-08-15

Trump groundlessly claimed that the pharmaceutical industry is behind a conspiracy to impeach him AP Photo/John Raoux President Trump on Thursday claimed, without citing evidence, that pharmaceutical companies were behind a push by House Democrats...
14:52, 2019-10-04

Trump Bashes FBI Director After Conspiracy Theory Turned Out to be Bullshit Because President Trump gets the majority of his news from the White Supremacy Post and InfoWars, he believed that the “deep state” was actively work...
18:44, 2019-12-10

2 found guilty of conspiracy to give Islamic State support CHICAGO (AP) — Two suburban Chicago men accused of giving cellphones to an undercover FBI agent to be used as detonators for bombs have been convicte...
03:24, 2019-06-21

Despite testimony, Trump promotes debunked Ukraine conspiracy theory Trump called in to "Fox & Friends" and said he was trying to root out corruption in the Eastern European nation when he withheld aid over the summer....
21:48, 2019-11-22

Fox News Fell for an Elaborate Conspiracy Made Up By Russian Intelligence The conspiracy theory around Seth Rich's death, one of Sean Hannity's favorites, wasn't just organic internet rumor....
21:44, 2019-07-09

Retired Baltimore police officer pleads guilty to conspiracy BALTIMORE (AP) — A retired Baltimore police sergeant accused of planting a BB gun at the scene of an arrest and telling another officer to lie about ...
20:52, 2019-06-05

2 key facts refute Trump's conspiracy theories about the Ukraine scandal White House President Donald Trump is circulating a baseless theory that a whistleblower complaint filed against him is based on secondhand informat...
18:12, 2019-09-27

William Barr tries to tamp down Epstein suicide conspiracy theories Attorney General William Barr said Wednesday that he has seen no evidence to contradict the determination that Jeffrey Epstein died of suicide by han...
14:40, 2019-08-22

Devin Nunes mocks Dems’ ‘last gasp’ at Mueller conspiracy Rep. Devin Nunes on Wednesday mocked Democrats for having former special counsel Robert Mueller testify about his investigation into Russian election...
22:36, 2019-07-24

Trudeau government planned 'no conspiracy' to get oil pipeline built: attorney The Canadian government tried its best to consult indigenous groups about plans to expand its oil pipeline and undertook "no conspiracy" to ram it th...
23:36, 2019-12-17

Trevor Noah: Jeffrey Epstein's plea deal 'was the conspiracy' Late-night hosts consider the conspiracy-laden fallout – including the president’s – from Epstein’s apparent suicide in jailNews broke on Saturday mo...
19:20, 2019-08-13

Hillary Clinton rips Trump over new voter conspiracy theory Hillary Clinton threw some major shade at President Trump on Monday night after he tried bashing her on Twitter earlier in the day. “Wow, Repor...
05:32, 2019-08-20

Conspiracy Theories Might Sound Crazy, But Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D...
18:04, 2019-08-19

South Africa's Zuma blames conspiracy at corruption inquiry Ex-president Jacob Zuma has appeared in court, claiming to have been the victim of a campaign of vilification. He faces corruption charges over milit...
11:24, 2019-07-15

Watch: Kathy Griffin says conspiracy investigation inspired new film Kathy Griffin explained how being investigated for conspiracy to assassinate the president influenced her to make the documentary-comedy special "A H...
16:00, 2019-08-13

Stephen Colbert Has Doubts About the Clinton-Epstein Conspiracy Theory After President Trump promoted a theory that the Clintons had masterminded Jeffrey Epstein’s death, Colbert said, “They couldn’t even mastermind a vi...
08:48, 2019-08-13

Ex-White House Russia expert warns of conspiracy theories President Trump’s former Russia adviser Fiona Hill was expected to warn House lawmakers in the impeachment inquiry on Thursday against pushing false ...
17:40, 2019-11-21

Alien Conspiracy Theories and Cold Feet Fill 90 Day Fiancé Anna and Mursel are, for some reason, still on the march down the aisle on 90 Day Fiancé. Despite days of tension, the Sunday, Dec. 1 episode feature...
17:56, 2019-12-02

Spinning conspiracy theories won’t help us prevent another Chernobyl | Serhii Plokhy Despite the TV show and the author’s landmark book, the truth about Chernobyl is still contestedDid it really happen? Was it really so bad? Is it tru...
09:16, 2019-08-18

Judge in Sandy Hook conspiracy lawsuits reports threats WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut judge overseeing lawsuits by families of Sandy Hook shooting victims against conspiracy theorist Alex Jones say...
00:12, 2019-06-22

Harem Conspiracy: Multiple Assailants Killed Ramses III, Embalmers Hid it A theory about the assassination of Ramses III has been confirmed by researchers at the University in Cairo. They say that he was killed by multiple ...
20:32, 2019-08-27

Play conspiracy Madlibs with the Bigfoot hunter who finds a UFO while looking for chemtrails There’s the old saying that “life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” Usually we take this to mean that some of the most im...
19:24, 2019-11-07

Looks Like a Full-Blown Conspiracy Theorist Is Challenging Ilhan Omar On Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump set his sights on Minnesota and it’s Fifth District Congresswoman, Rep. Ilhan Omar, declaring her an “Amer...
01:08, 2019-07-24

Trump Touts Conspiracy Loon Crowning Him 'King of Israel' Fresh off his latest bout of venomous anti-Semitism, President Donald Trump kicked off his Wednesday morning by quoting a deranged conspiracy monger ...
15:56, 2019-08-21

Trump Is Already Pushing Conspiracy Theories about Jeffrey Epstein's Death After the death of accused sex-trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, Donald Trump promoted conspiracy theories online....
18:12, 2019-08-11

Identity crisis? What identity crisis? Hertha looking to untap Berlin’s potential Hertha face local rivals Union for the first time in the Bundesliga as the German capital takes center stage. With new financial backing and Berlin b...
22:28, 2019-10-31

‘Absolute f****** idiots’ - Wiggins hits out at Froome injury conspiracy theorists "Bradley Wiggins has lashed out at conspiracy theorists doubting Chris Froome\u0027s injuries on social media. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show ...
11:57, 2019-09-16

Trump's obsession with conspiracy theories is helping trap him in the impeachment investigation Former US special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker told Congress that President Donald Trump endorsed a conspiracy theory about Ukraine interfering in th...
22:44, 2019-11-05

Brother of Manchester concert bombing denies murder, conspiracy charges LONDON — The brother of the suicide bomber who killed almost two dozen people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester appeared in court Thursday to...
12:56, 2019-07-18

The OA fans are dancing up some pretty wild conspiracy theories about the show's cancellation [Note: This article contains spoilers for the second—and final?—season of The OA]...
06:52, 2019-08-09

Moon landing facts and conspiracy theories: Why do so many people think Apollo 11 was fake? Conspiracy theories surrounding the moon landings continue to circulate, despite a huge body of evidence to the contrary....
12:04, 2019-07-16

Revealed: the QAnon conspiracy theorist who is friends with Australian PM Scott Morrison QAnon figure BurnedSpy, whose wife works on the prime minister’s staff, has propagated bizarre theories about Alexander Downer and Julie Bishop A sig...
04:12, 2019-10-05

Fiona Hill rebukes conspiracy theory – and emerges as a heroine for our times The Russia expert’s opening statement, delivered in her north-east England accent, from the stood out for its bluntnessLong before Fiona Hill arrived...
23:24, 2019-11-21

Operation Avalanche, the only good conspiracy—fake the Moon landing, get promoted [credit: Zapruder Films ] With this weekend's 50th annivers...
17:08, 2019-07-20

Conspiracy theories about Clinton and the DNC hack circulated in 2016 Trump campaign A conspiracy theory that Ukraine hacked Hillary Clinton and the Democratic National Committee made headlines when Trump invoked it in a call with Ukr...
23:04, 2019-11-02

Eminem's Illuminati link 'exposed with Lose Yourself lyric', conspiracy claims The bonkers conspiracy has come to light after the anniversary of Lose Yourself being released. Some even bizarrely believe the rapper is a "pawn" fo...
13:44, 2019-11-16

A guide to the conspiracy theories about Jeffrey Epstein's death, and why they're not backed by evidence Stephanie Keith/Getty Images In the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's death, conspiracy theorists speculated that the financier was murdered in his prison ce...
18:00, 2019-11-04

Fiona Hill rebukes conspiracy theory – and emerges as Trump’s nemesis The Russia expert from Durham’s opening statement stood out for its bluntness and the personal history underlying itLong before Fiona Hill arrived to...
21:16, 2019-11-21

90 Day Fiancé Had Cold Feet, More Alien Conspiracy Theories and Cheating Fears It's that time of the season for 90 Day Fiancé: Almost every couple is in crisis. In the Sunday, Dec. 15 episode, Anna and Mursel discussed calling o...
16:44, 2019-12-16

Mueller documents show Manafort pushed Ukraine conspiracy theory Idea Russia did not hack DNC at heart of impeachment inquiryBuzzFeed and CNN win access to special counsel documentsDuring the 2016 election, Trump c...
14:44, 2019-11-03

Jarvis Landry thinks Myles Garrett suspension is conspiracy against Browns Jarvis Landry doesn’t think the Browns are getting a fair shake. The Browns receiver, a day after teammate Myles Garrett’s indefinite sus...
22:32, 2019-11-22

Dad of Sandy Hook victim wins $450K suit against conspiracy theorist The father of a boy killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting has been awarded $450,000 in a lawsuit against a conspiracy theorist who claimed the mas...
22:04, 2019-10-16

Epstein conspiracy theories are farfetched – but can you blame people? | Jill Filipovic Mishandling of the billionaire’s case has prompted a crisis of public trust. The investigation must continueJeffrey Epstein, the shady businessman ac...
18:00, 2019-08-14

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones ordered to pay $100,000 in Sandy Hook case Infowars host used his show to promote the theory that the shooting, which killed 20 children and six educators, was a hoaxA Texas judge ordered cons...
13:00, 2020-01-01

Trump as "King of Israel": The President Promotes a Conspiracy Theorist's Claim Trump shared a claim that he was the "King of Israel" while also accusing Jews who vote for Democrats of being "disloyal to Israel."...
00:36, 2019-08-22

Matt Shea: the Republican who stokes fears of civil war and fuels conspiracy theories The Washington state representative has spoken on podcast topics on the ‘US civil war’, the ‘balkanization’ of the US and ‘communists’In podcasts rec...
09:20, 2019-05-09

Fox News dedicated a segment to QAnon, and supporters of the conspiracy theory are happy for the attention Screenshot Twitter/@travis_view Fox News' Jesse Watters did a segment explaining the conspiracy theory QAnon, and his neutral-to-positive spin on the...
18:44, 2019-12-08

QAnon conspiracy nuts are finding clues in Adam Sandler's Murder Mystery Murder Mystery, Adam Sandler’s latest film for Netflix, isn’t too terrible. It’s on the affably goofy (rather than obnoxiously crude) end of the Happ...
20:32, 2019-06-27

Britney Spears, clad in a bikini, shares conspiracy theory about paparazzi pics Spears accused the media of Photoshopping her bikini pictures and perpetuating conspiracies against her.        ...
18:12, 2019-06-10

Foster the People Guy Spending His Days Fostering Epstein Death Conspiracy Theories All the other kids with the pumped up kicks better uhhhh come up with another crazed conspiracy theory about Jeffrey Epstein’s death....
20:44, 2019-08-12

In Cold Case Hammarskjöld, a gonzo journalist spins a wild conspiracy theory What really happened to Dag Hammarskjöld? Was the plane crash that killed the United Nations secretary-general and 15 others on the night of Septembe...
21:12, 2019-08-14

Senate Intel's newest Russia report undermines pro-Trump conspiracy theories The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday unveiled a sweeping new bipartisan report detailing Russian efforts to boost Donald Trump's White House ...
21:32, 2019-10-08

Conway defends Trump retweeting a baseless Epstein conspiracy theory, saying he wants 'everything to be investigated' REUTERS/Joshua Roberts White House adviser Kellyanne Conway downplayed President Donald Trump's retweeting of an unsubstantiated conspiracy theory a...
02:28, 2019-08-12

Danny Masterson, Church of Scientology sued for conspiracy to cover up sexual assaults "Once her lawsuit is thrown out, I intend to sue her and the others who jumped on the bandwagon for the damage they caused me and my family," Masters...
21:04, 2019-08-15

Terrence K. Williams Defends President Trump Retweeting Epstein Conspiracy Theory The conservative comedian and commentator said that President Trump wasn't necessarily endorsing the theory....
22:16, 2019-08-14

‘Get smart people!’: Trump reacts to ISIS support conspiracy arrest in Tucson TUCSON – The Old Pueblo is back in the national spotlight after President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday to share his thoughts about the ...
19:20, 2019-07-30

Best of 2019: ‘Absolute f****** idiots’ - Wiggins hits out at Froome injury conspiracy theorists "Bradley Wiggins has lashed out at conspiracy theorists doubting Chris Froome\u0027s injuries on social media. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show ...
11:32, 2019-12-31

Former federal prosecutors explain where the Epstein investigation goes now and dismiss 'far-fetched' conspiracy theories Reuters Now that convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein has died of an apparent suicide while in federal custody, questions remain concerning what w...
02:28, 2019-08-12

Americans now believe the conspiracy theory that sex offender Jeffrey Epstein was murdered — and did not kill himself — by a margin of 3 to 1 REUTERS/Lucas Jackson 45% of Americans baselessly believe that Jeffrey Epstein was murdered according to a new poll by Insider conducted on Surveymon...
23:16, 2019-11-25

Moon landing conspiracy theories: Here's why some people think the Apollo 11 mission was fake It was heralded as one of the greatest moments in history but half a century later, 1 in 10 Americans believe that the 1969 moon landing was faked....
14:44, 2019-07-19

Back At It Again: Conspiracy Theorist-in-Chief Attempts to Connect Epstein Death to Clintons The Leader of the (allegedly) Free World is once again circulating baseless conspiracy theories—this time concerning the suicide death of disgraced f...
19:24, 2019-08-11

Driver in UK truck deaths charged with 39 manslaughter counts, conspiracy to traffic people Police officers drive away a lorry in which 39 dead bodies were discovered sparking a murder investigation at Waterglade Industrial Park in Grays, Es...
19:44, 2019-10-26

Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star unveil stunning Conspiracy make-up collection Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star have shown off items in their Conspiracy collection. The YouTube stars have launched numerous exciting products, from t...
10:04, 2019-10-30

Alex Rodriguez leading charge on Luis Severino pitch-tipping conspiracy Is Luis Severino tipping pitches again? That’s what Alex Rodriguez seemed to believe after the Yankees starter struggled in the first inning of Tuesd...
23:32, 2019-10-15

Jeffrey Epstein conspiracy theorists peddling sci-fi novel written by AG William Barr’s late dad A little known science fiction book penned by the late father of US Attorney General William Barr is being sold online at astronomical prices by sell...
20:20, 2019-08-16

Trump's former adviser slammed Giuliani for echoing 'completely debunked' conspiracy theories JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump's former homeland security adviser slammed the president's lawyers and associates for continuing ...
17:40, 2019-09-29

Art Basel vandal tags Jeffrey Epstein’s mansion with murder conspiracy theory The conspiracy theorist who defaced the infamous Art Basel banana wall claims he’s given Jeffrey Epstein’s Florida mansion a “facel...
14:40, 2019-12-11

Trump Retweets Some Bullshit and Twitter Suspends the Conspiracy-Laced Account That Posted It Trump is the president of the United States but he hasn’t let that job get in the way of his actual work—being a Grade A, self-centered Twitter troll...
17:36, 2019-07-31

Brother of Honduras president found guilty in vast drug conspiracy case Prosecutors said the president, Juan Orlando Hernández, enabled his brother’s traffickingThe Honduran politician Juan Antonio “Tony” Hernández has be...
21:16, 2019-10-18

Ex-White House Russia expert Fiona Hill warns of conspiracy theories President Trump’s former Russia adviser Fiona Hill was expected to warn House lawmakers in the impeachment inquiry on Thursday against pushing false ...
16:00, 2019-11-21

Seth Rich Conspiracy Spread by Fox News Linked to Russian Intelligence: Report A stunning report published Tuesday by Yahoo News identifies a Russian intelligence service as the origin of a conspiracy theory connecting the unsol...
20:44, 2019-07-09

Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star Finally Unveil the Entire Conspiracy Collection Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star are giving the fans what they want. After nearly a year of planning and hard work, the content creators have finally un...
03:36, 2019-10-30

Felicity Huffman faces sentencing for fraud, conspiracy in college admissions scandal Actress Felicity Huffman is scheduled to be sentenced by a federal judge on Friday for her role in the sweeping college admissions scandal for which ...
15:24, 2019-09-13

Impeachment testimony made by GOP requested witness rejects Trump’s ‘conspiracy theories’ Sought by Republicans to testify, the former U.S. special envoy to Ukraine spoke up instead for Democrat Joe Biden in Tuesday’s impeachment hea...
03:48, 2019-11-20

What it's like when the Russians hack your company and turn you into a fake news conspiracy story on state TV AP A year ago, the Russians hacked the Institute for Statecraft, a foreign policy think tank. The non-profit company's internal documents — inc...
15:40, 2019-12-23

Testimony made by GOP requested witness rejects Trump’s Biden ‘conspiracy theories’ "The allegations against Vice-President Biden are self-serving and non-credible,'' declared former U.S. special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker. Broader...
04:00, 2019-11-20

TikTok says it will explicitly ban Holocaust denial and other conspiracy theories denying violent events TikTok released an updated set of community guidelines on Wednesday. Its rules now explicitly ban "content that denies well-documented and violent ev...
14:08, 2020-01-08

Robert Mueller: not enough evidence to prove a criminal conspiracy with Russia in 2016 election Special counsel Robert Mueller today broke his two-year silence on his investigation into allegations of Russian meddling in the US presidential elec...
17:28, 2019-05-29

Pewdiepie Rescinds $50,000 Pledge To Jewish Charity After Fans Spread Conspiracy Theories After Felix “Pewdiepie” Kjellberg pledged to make a plush donation of $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League, an advocacy group founded to combat anti...
19:08, 2019-09-12

Fishy business: StarKist ordered to pay $100m in tuna price-fixing conspiracy Fine stems from broad collusion scheme that included Bumble Bee Foods and Chicken of the Sea, the industry’s top companiesA federal judge in San Fran...
22:36, 2019-09-12

Trump Quotes Conservative Conspiracy Theorist Who Calls Him the ‘King of Israel’ and ‘The Second Coming of God’ Wayne Allyn Root, a conservative Christian radio host who hasn’t met a conspiracy theory that he hasn’t pushed to his batshit crazy audience of liste...
21:08, 2019-08-21

Mike Pompeo says US has a 'duty' to investigate the bogus conspiracy theory at the center of the Ukraine scandal Reuters In a Tuesday interview on Fox News, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States should investigate the baseless and discredited con...
19:24, 2019-11-26

Fox News pundits are using white supremacist language tied to 'The Great Replacement' conspiracy theory INSIDER's Manny Ocbazghi opines that Fox News pundits have been echoing white supremacist talking points during segments on immigration. These talkin...
01:20, 2019-08-06

Moon landing conspiracy theories debunked: Why do so many people think the landings were faked and what do they claim happened? Despite a huge body of evidence to the contrary, conspiracy theories surrounding the moon landings have continued to circulate....
14:32, 2019-07-12

Froome targets 2019 return, 2020 glory, and slams ‘ridiculous’ conspiracy theories "“I guess the fact that I can’t remember anything means it’s not going to haunt me in that sense.”"...
11:12, 2019-09-13

Moon Landing Conspiracy Theorists Biting Dust On the 50th Anniversary of First Lunar Mission Today, July 20 2019, at precisely 4:17:40PM ET, it is exactly fifty years since the Apollo Lunar Module ‘Eagle’ touched down on the Moon and while an...
16:52, 2019-07-20

Celebrities react to Jeffrey Epstein's death with conspiracy theories about Donald Trump, Russia Disgraced multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein's death from an apparent suicide inside his Manhattan jail cell has prompted a frenzy of speculation from ...
19:40, 2019-08-12

GOP Senator Ron Johnson had a 'Fox News conspiracy' meltdown on 'Meet the Press' and changed his story on Ukraine Reuters On Friday, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that Senator Ron Johnson told reporters at an event in his home state of Wisconsin that Pr...
20:52, 2019-10-06

German city offers €1 million prize to prove conspiracy theory it doesn't exist The so-called Bielefeld conspiracy has become somewhat of a joke in popular culture. Now the city is offering €1 million to anyone can prove there is...
12:44, 2019-08-21

Britney Spears flaunts bikini body while firing back at online conspiracy theorists Britney Spears fired back at online conspiracy theorists in the only way she knows how, by flaunting her toned body and keen fashion sense. ...
17:04, 2019-05-29

John Mayer isn't dating Kourtney Kardashian – and has a conspiracy theory about the rumor John Mayer doesn't know who is telling people that he's dating Kourtney Kardashian, but he has his suspicions it's coming from the Kar...
14:52, 2019-05-14

Tekashi 6ix9ine associates convicted of racketeering conspiracy in gang case after rapper’s testimony A jury has convicted two reputed Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods following the turncoat testimony of their controversial onetime associate, rapper Tekashi 6...
22:36, 2019-10-03

Stephen Totilo and Chris Person are streaming puzzle game The Bradwell Conspiracy for Switch over on Stephen Totilo and Chris Person are streaming puzzle game The Bradwell Conspiracy for Switch over on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat, and sub...
20:20, 2019-10-09

Lawyer says suspect in mob boss killing believed online QAnon conspiracy theories and did it for Trump Screenshot via YouTube A lawyer for the New York man who was charged with killing an alleged mob boss reportedly says he did so to help President Do...
00:16, 2019-07-22

Ukraine transcript reveals Trump asked for 'favor' related to CrowdStrike conspiracy theory President Trump directly referred to a "favor" he wanted from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in the July 25 conversation that's the subject o...
19:12, 2019-09-26

YouTuber Marina Joyce Reported Missing Years After Involvement in Infamous Internet Conspiracy The search is on to locate YouTube personality Marina Joyce after she went missing from London earlier this week. A spokesperson with the Met Polic...
02:52, 2019-08-10

Why Apollo’s Stars and Stripes US flag 'flaps' in notorious Moon landing conspiracy theory A NAGGING conspiracy theory surrounding the Moon landing and a fluttering American flag has been debunked – destroying claims the momentous mission w...
11:24, 2019-07-19

Congressional Republicans are repeating many baseless conspiracy theories in Trump's impeachment inquiry. Here's why they're all bogus. AP Photo/Susan Walsh The impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has officially moved into its public phase, and witnesses are beginning to t...
20:56, 2019-11-15

Anti-vaxxers continue spreading wild conspiracy theories amid measles outbreak BROOKLYN, NY - JUNE 04: Anti-vaccine activist Del Bigtree speaks with journalists before entering an anti-vaccine symposium on June 4, 2019. (credi...
23:52, 2019-06-06

Seagram heiress Clare Bronfman pleads guilty to conspiracy charges in NXIVM sex cult case Seagram's liquor heiress Clare Bronfman pleaded guilty on Friday in a widely publicized case accusing a cult-like upstate New York group of creating ...
02:44, 2019-04-20

The year in patriarchy 2019: from Epstein conspiracy theories to Japanese high heels | Arwa Mahdawi As strongmen try to take over the world, women have been fighting back and making their voices heard. Here are some highlights – and lowlightsA young...
15:32, 2019-12-28

Trump's latest conspiracy theory is that the Kurds released ISIS prisoners to pull the US back into Syria Associated Press President Donald Trump suggested Kurdish forces intentionally released ISIS prisoners to pull the US back into northeast Syria. Trum...
19:00, 2019-10-14

Former Trump aide Fiona Hill says she's received death threats as a result of internet conspiracy theories Leah Millis/Reuters Fiona Hill, a former top administration adviser on Russian affairs, said during her congressional testimony that she's been targe...
22:00, 2019-11-08

Anthony Davis gave up a $4 million bonus to help the Lakers and fans on Twitter believe it's part of a grand conspiracy Jeff Chiu/AP Anthony Davis is waiving his $4 million trade kicker, according to ESPN. Davis is also keeping the No. 23 as a gift from teammate LeBr...
23:48, 2019-06-27

City of Sydney offers evidence it did not alter documents, as Angus Taylor denounces 'conspiracy theory' Minister criticised lord mayor Clover Moore over emissions based on false figures purporting to be from council’s annual reportThe City of Sydney has...
05:28, 2019-10-24

Seagram's heiress Clare Bronfman pleads guilty to conspiracy charges in NXIVM sex cult case Seagram's liquor heiress Clare Bronfman pleaded guilty on Friday in a widely publicized case accusing a cult-like upstate New York group of creating ...
03:00, 2019-04-20

Jeffree Star revealed Shane Dawson could make $10 million when they launch their 'Conspiracy' makeup line Shane Dawson / YouTube Shane Dawson learned he could make $10 million from sales of his upcoming makeup line with Jeffree Star. In the latest episode...
17:04, 2019-10-19

Conspiracy theories cast shadow over River Plate v Boca Juniors reunion | Jonathan Wilson Memories of last year’s shambolic Copa Libertadores final have dominated the build-up to this season’s semi-final second legThe history of River Plat...
14:00, 2019-10-22

Trump mentioned a wild conspiracy theory about the DNC and the Russia probe in his phone call with Ukraine's president Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Donald Trump brought up an unsubstantiated conspiracy theory about the Russia investigation and the hack of the D...
04:24, 2019-09-26

Angus Taylor calls Clover Moore doctored documents story 'conspiracy theory' – politics live Energy minister says he makes no apology for attack on Sydney lord mayor over emissions, despite use of false figures. All the day’s events, live 10....
00:24, 2019-10-24

Trump reportedly fixated on a debunked conspiracy theory about Ukraine trying to sabotage his 2016 campaign because Putin told him so Reuters Trump told officials that he believed that Ukraine, not Russia, interfered in the 2016 presidential election because Russia's president Vladi...
16:20, 2019-12-20

The Justice Department says no one entered Jeffrey Epstein's cell the night he died, refuting the conspiracy theory that he was murdered Richard Drew/AP, New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP The federal indictment of the two guards who were supposed to be monitoring Jeffrey Epst...
21:00, 2019-11-19

He was sentenced to 19 years for war crimes. After his pardon, Clint Lorance is fueling Trump's 'deep state' conspiracy about the US military. Mark Lennihan/AP In the month since Clint Lorance — the former US Army soldier who was convicted of war crimes — was pardoned by Presiden...
15:00, 2019-12-21

Trump official who fueled racist 'birther' conspiracy theory against Obama is now managing nuclear weapons treaties Fox News Frank Wuco, a senior adviser for the State Department's Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance, according to The Washington Pos...
22:36, 2019-11-27

A former far-right political candidate who believed a conspiracy theory about the Notre Dame fire tried burning down a French mosque as 'revenge' PATRICK ANIDJAR/AFP/Getty Images Notre-Dame Cathedral was ablaze in April, and investigators identified an electrical short-circuit as a likely origi...
08:44, 2019-11-07

A Trump donor who allegedly surveilled former ambassador Marie Yovanovitch in Ukraine has promoted the right-wing 'QAnon' conspiracy theory Hyde for Congress A Trump donor who monitored the movements of the former US ambassador to Ukraine according to newly-revealed text messages also app...
19:52, 2020-01-15

Justice Department's watchdog's highly anticipated report on the Russia probe throws a wrench into Trump's conspiracy theories Jonathan Ernst/Reuters The Justice Department's inspector general released a highly anticipated report Monday of his findings in an investigation int...
19:20, 2019-12-09

Shane Dawson quietly started a new makeup YouTube channel while on hiatus after his 'Conspiracy' palette launch with Jeffree Star Screenshot YouTube/ShaneGlossin, Photo by Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images for Sundance Film Festival Shane Dawson revealed on Twitter that he's preparing...
17:56, 2020-01-06

'Don't deport Melania' goes viral after comedian Trevor Noah devises a joke conspiracy theory about Trump's immigration policies Chip Somodevilla/Getty Image The "Daily Show" host and comedian Trevor Noah devised a viral conspiracy theory that President Donald Trump is targeti...
02:12, 2019-08-16

Rebecca Zahau's Final Days: A Tragic Accident, Conspiracy Theories and a Family That Insists Her Death Wasn't a Suicide To be clear, there is no official murder investigation into the death of Rebecca Zahau. But not for lack of trying by her family, who eight years la...
12:24, 2019-06-01

A GOP congressional candidate allegedly behind the surveillance of Marie Yovanovitch called her a 'scumbag' on Twitter, and spread conspiracy theories about Ukraine Hyde for Congress On Tuesday, the House Intelligence Committee released messages in which GOP congressional candidate Robert Hyde suggested to Rudy G...
15:48, 2020-01-15

Many patients lie to their Dr. TUCSON – Healthcare is a hot topic these days. And with a Presidential election just a little over a year away, it’s getting even more at...
00:48, 2019-08-06

Trump Jr.'s new book pushes a conspiracy theory that his father has been persecuted by the 'deep state,' which he compares to the FBI's harassment of Martin Luther King Jr. Associated Press/Matt Rourke Donald Trump Jr. in his new book compared the experiences of his father, President Donald Trump, to Martin Luther King J...
19:48, 2019-11-05

Many patients lie to their doctor TUCSON – Healthcare is a hot topic these days. And with a Presidential election just a little over a year away, it’s getting even more at...
02:00, 2019-08-06

Snapshots of My Patients Thumbnail images in electronic health records provide insights into the patients we care for....
12:08, 2019-12-12

Attorney General Barr's hand-picked prosecutor said he can't back a 'deep state' theory that the Russia probe was an anti-Trump conspiracy Alex Wong/Getty Images Connecticut federal prosecutor John Durham, who was picked by Attorney General William Barr to investigate the source of the R...
12:52, 2019-12-05

These Patients Are Hard to Treat A study examined a popular approach that coordinated care for the most expensive patients, and found that the project did not reduce hospital admissi...
23:12, 2020-01-08

What I have learned from my suicidal patients A GP has minutes to try to convince a person that life is worth living. It’s a challenge that brings rare rewards. By Gavin FrancisEdinburgh’s old Ro...
07:20, 2019-11-22

Patients value convenience of telemedicine (Reuters Health) - Patients who have real-time video visits with their primary care providers instead of in-person exams are generally satisfied with...
23:52, 2019-04-29

Cancer patients get new wheels TUCSON – Young cancer patients got new wheels on Monday. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society teamed up with Tucson Subaru to gift bikes to children bat...
22:28, 2019-09-23

Boris Johnson said patients should have to pay to use the NHS so they will 'value' it more Getty Boris Johnson called for patients to be charged to use the NHS in order to prevent free care being "abused" by people who can afford to pay, in...
17:32, 2019-12-03

Should Family Members See Patients Die in the I.C.U.? Studies suggest that relatives don’t distract the medical team or interfere with decision-making when a patient is in cardiac arrest....
11:44, 2019-10-25

Before I die: a day with terminally ill patients – video What does it feel like to know you’re dying? In episode two of Death Land, Leah Green meets people who are facing up to the end of their lives. She f...
18:00, 2019-11-19

Many hospital patients get no visitors As well as being socially isolating, having no visitor to help with the "small" things can delay recovery, say NHS nurses....
02:32, 2019-09-11

PewDiePie pulls $50,000 ADL donation to after fan backlash and 'conspiracy theories' The controversial YouTuber has announced he will instead be donating to a different charity after doing more research...
16:00, 2019-09-13

NBA Draft Lottery 2019: Conspiracy theories that make us wonder if the lottery is rigged This year's draft lottery probably wasn't rigged, but let's revisit some that might have been...
03:32, 2019-05-15

One Opioid-Pushing Executive Down, 1,210,392 to Go Former billionaire and pharmaceutical executive John Kapoor and four co-defendants were found guilty Thursday of racketeering conspiracy in a landmar...
06:52, 2019-05-03

First Opioid Trial Takes Aim at J & J Having settled with Purdue Pharma and Teva, Oklahoma will now try to blame Johnson & Johnson for its opioid disaster. Nearly 1,900 lawsuits remain na...
19:12, 2019-05-26

Saving the Teeth of Patients With Special Needs A new dental center is built to welcome patients with special needs and those in wheelchairs, who often run into obstacles elsewhere....
10:28, 2019-05-02

Private hospitals 'must do more to keep patients safe' Rogue surgeons like Ian Paterson must not be able to harm anyone again, surgeons' leaders say....
21:00, 2019-04-11

AI researchers have a plan to pay patients for data Enlarge (credit: iStock/Getty Images) Robert Chang, a Stanford ophthalmologist, normally stays busy prescribing drops and performing eye surgery. B...
18:36, 2019-08-11

When Patients Need Opioids to Ease the Pain Some patients genuinely need powerful painkillers to make their excruciating existence at least somewhat tolerable....
12:44, 2019-07-10

CRT defibrillator may help more heart failure patients For patients with heart abnormalities that can't be fixed with a normal defibrillator, a cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator may hel...
19:16, 2019-06-18

Use a 'greener' inhaler if you can, patients told Five doses of some inhalers are the equivalent of a nine-mile car journey, NHS advisory body says....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Rural Hospitals Are Dying, and So Are Their Patients It is a dreary Monday on the East Coast, and I have a dreary story of American neglect and misery for you: the Washington Post published a remarkable...
17:20, 2019-05-13

The GP practice where patients can share appointments Group sessions allow more GP time and the chance to meet others with the same illness, advocates say....
01:28, 2020-01-12

Patients have 'less pain' when doctors believe in treatment Whether a doctor believes in a cure can influence how effective it is for the patient, a new study shows. The findings could affect the way doctors a...
12:04, 2019-10-22

Transgender patients call for GPs to have more training Three transgender men call for more training of local GPs to relieve pressure on specialist clinics....
12:56, 2019-08-08

Technology to keep dementia patients out of hospital Radar technology and tiny brain-monitors are just some of the devices being tested by a new research centre....
02:28, 2019-04-17

French doctor still treating patients at 98 When French doctor Christian Chenay saw his first patients in 1951, penicillin was state of the art....
18:00, 2019-11-22

Insomnia common among cancer patients (Reuters Health) - Roughly half of patients with cancer have symptoms of insomnia, and many may have sleep problems that linger for at least a year, ...
23:20, 2019-04-12

The Hospital Treated These Patients. Then It Sued Them. Most hospitals do not frequently take patients to court over medical debt. But since 2015, Carlsbad Medical Center, in New Mexico, has filed lawsuits...
10:00, 2019-09-03

Why must US patients wait for drugs available in other countries? The United States leads the world in drug development, but we’re in danger of falling behind, to the detriment of countless patients. However, new le...
12:00, 2019-07-31

Today I have to talk to three of my patients about dying. This is how I do it It’s tempting to put these all-important conversations off but the consequences can be direIt’s 9.15am. The medical team is full of energy and caffei...
18:00, 2019-06-06

Music playlists could help dementia patients Personalized music playlists that rekindle memories of childhood and happy moments may bring joy to dementia patients, because music can activate par...
23:36, 2019-06-24

Patients likely to have complications with unprofessional surgeons Patients had an 18 percent higher risk of complication during a medical procedure if their surgeon had one to three previous reports of unprofessiona...
00:04, 2019-06-20

CDC says almost all vaping illness patients end up hospitalized Almost all patients with a mysterious vaping-related lung disease have been hospitalized, with about half ending up in the intensive care unit, Cente...
19:56, 2019-10-11

James Holzhauer names his favorite (albeit wrong) conspiracy theory about 'Jeopardy!' loss "Oh, I love the conspiracy theories," former "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer said in a recent interview.        ...
16:00, 2019-06-05

U.S. judge will not disqualify himself from opioid litigation The U.S. judge overseeing nationwide opioid litigation on Thursday rejected a request by several big pharmacy chains and drug distributors to disqual...
19:00, 2019-09-26

I went from cop to opioid drug dealer in one month Mark Restivo, 39, had dreamed of being on the NYPD since he was 5 years old. But when he was injured on the job and made to retire after only a few y...
02:16, 2019-07-18

Factbox: The U.S. opioid epidemic by the numbers Opioid deaths in the United States have soared over the last two decades, driving a wave of litigation against drugmakers and distributors....
13:48, 2019-10-21

Nearly 50K U.S. deaths per year linked to opioid use The number of deaths attributed to opioid abuse in the United States increased by 500 percent between 2000 and 2017, according to a study linking nea...
18:12, 2019-12-17

US aims to help more cancer patients try experimental drugs CHICAGO — Sally Atwater’s doctor spent two months on calls, messages and paperwork to get her an experimental drug he thinks can fight the lung cance...
11:24, 2019-06-04

7 patients at new Ohio hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires’ GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s health authority has ordered a newly opened hospital where seven patients have been diagnosed with potentially f...
15:32, 2019-06-01

More patients diagnosed amid Legionnaires’ outbreak GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Ohio say 10 people have now been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease amid an outbreak at a recentl...
00:20, 2019-06-05

For Vitiligo Patients, New Treatments Offer Hope “We now have a much better understanding of the immunological pathways involved in vitiligo, which is providing insight on how to target and treat th...
11:36, 2019-06-24

4 Your Health: Beta blockers helping A-Fib patients Betas blockers may help people with A-Fib. People prone to stress related heart arrhythmias may benefit from taking beta blockers. A new Yale Univers...
19:44, 2019-06-04

In health care, does “hotspotting” make patients better? The new health care practice of “hotspotting” — in which providers identify very high-cost patients and attempt to reduce their medical spending whil...
23:16, 2020-01-08

Protecting Sleep in the Hospital, for Both Patients and Doctors What if sleep were considered a continuous infusion of a medication that helped patients heal faster?...
12:00, 2019-06-04

GP 'ghost patients' to be investigated by NHS fraud squad Investigators will try to find out whether GPs have been claiming fees for non-existent patients....
03:44, 2019-06-12

Dax Cowart, Who Suffered for Patients’ Rights, Dies at 71 Doctors forced Mr. Cowart to undergo treatment after he was severely burned in an explosion. He spent the rest of his life arguing for patient autono...
01:52, 2019-05-16

'I've had patients take their own teeth out': dental anxiety and the treatments that can help Almost half of adults in the UK fear the dentist, and some refuse to see one. Thankfully, there are some increasingly effective remedies, but they co...
15:16, 2019-08-19

Stents no better than drugs for many heart patients: U.S. study Many patients with severe but stable heart disease who routinely undergo invasive procedures to clear and prop open clogged arteries would do as well...
21:36, 2019-11-16

Drug exports restricted 'to protect NHS patients' Hormone replacement therapy, contraceptives and adrenaline pens are all on the government's list....
01:48, 2019-10-03

Doctors often reluctant to attend patients' funerals (Reuters Health) - Although hospitals and medical practitioners may follow a few bereavement practices after a patient dies, funeral attendance is un...
17:28, 2019-09-26

Researchers try to make ICU less traumatic for patients, families (Reuters Health) - Intensive care units (ICUs) can be extremely stressful for patients and families. Changes in the way ICUs are run may help mitigat...
18:16, 2019-07-16

Cancer test treats patients with precision The medical team are able to extract huge amounts of information from tiny fragments of DNA....
12:04, 2019-04-25

Patients should not be prescribed melatonin for jet lag on NHS, review finds Patients should not be prescribed melatonin for jet lag on the NHS, a new expert review has concluded....
14:12, 2020-01-14

More than half of older dialysis patients die within a year Over half of older adults with end-stage kidney disease die within a year of starting dialysis, upending previously held beliefs about the use of the...
20:56, 2019-04-23

Nonfiction: A Psychotherapist Analyzes Her Patients’ Stories — and Her Own Lori Gottlieb’s “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed” is a treasure trove of stories and hard-earned...
11:32, 2019-04-16

Cancer Patients Tell Us About Clothing for Changing Bodies “The stockings don’t look very good but I’ve decided to change my attitude about that and say they are chic,” one patient writes....
13:44, 2019-09-20

Housebound Parkinson's patients have movement restored An electrical stimulus can help revive mobility for people with the disease, scientists have discovered....
19:48, 2019-04-22

Most patients with access to electronic medical records not using it (Reuters Health) - Only about one in 10 discharged hospital patients given access to their electronic medical records go online to take a look, a U.S...
23:48, 2019-11-06

US hospitals turn away patients as ransomware strikes Three hospitals in Alabama were forced to close their doors to all but the most critical new patients....
12:24, 2019-10-02

Doctor killed 25 patients, officials say. Can they prove it? COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Experts say prosecutors face a legal hurdle as they pursue 25 murder charges against an Ohio doctor accused of ordering but not...
00:36, 2019-06-07

New center for Alzheimer’s patients coming to Tucson A new memory and research center for patients with Alzheimer’s disease is set to open in Tucson next spring. The Toole Family Memory Center is under ...
03:04, 2019-05-10

France to stop reimbursing patients for homeopathy Decision comes after national study concludes the medicine has no proven benefitThe French government has announced it will stop reimbursing patients...
20:08, 2019-07-10

One-third of statin patients still have bad cholesterol levels, study says About one-third of people in taking statins to control low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, known as "bad cholesterol," still have dangerously high l...
22:16, 2019-05-09

More U.S. heart disease patients may be choosing to die at home (Reuters Health) - Fewer U.S. patients with cardiovascular disease are dying in hospitals and more of them are dying at home, a new analysis suggests...
21:44, 2019-10-07

Health strike: Patients set to be hit by week of cancellations More than 10,000 outpatient appointments and surgeries will not go ahead on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday....
11:04, 2019-12-02

A Prescription of Poetry to Help Patients Speak Their Minds Doctors at several major hospitals are experimenting with poems as a source of psychological relief and connection....
15:16, 2019-12-01

Aspirin unlikely to cause more brain bleeds for stroke patients An aspirin regimen is safe for people who've suffered a stroke and does not cause additional brain bleeding, a new study says...
20:24, 2019-05-22

'Congestion' means different things to doctors and patients (Reuters Health) - Patients who say they're "congested" may have a runny nose, but a new study suggests their doctors may think they mean their nose ...
19:32, 2019-06-06

Sanofi to cut U.S. insulin costs for some patients to $99 per month Sanofi SA said on Wednesday it will cut the cost of its insulin products to $99 per month for uninsured patients and others who pay cash for it in th...
11:20, 2019-04-10

Former USC gynecologist accused of sexual assault of 16 patients The former longtime gynecologist at the University of Southern California was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting 16 women at the student heal...
03:56, 2019-06-27

Hoddesdon dental patients offered HIV tests Hundreds of dental scaling patients are offered blood tests over fears about unclean equipment....
16:44, 2019-05-20

‘It’s Gigantic’: A New Way to Gauge the Chances for Unresponsive Patients Researchers have found a way to detect “covert consciousness” that could aid the recovery of people with severe brain injuries....
23:40, 2019-06-26

California allows patients to buy HIV prevention meds without prescription California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday signed legislation allowing patients to buy HIV prevention pills without a doctor’s prescription....
22:44, 2019-10-08

The Role of Nurses When Patients Decide to End Their Lives Some hospitals and hospices have policies that forbid nurses to be part of the process or even to discuss end-of-life options....
12:24, 2019-09-06

NHS teams up with Amazon to bring Alexa to patients Voice assistant enlisted to aid elderly and blind patients who cannot easily search for adviceThe NHS has teamed up with Amazon to allow elderly peop...
10:08, 2019-07-10

4 Your Health: Karate helping Parkinson’s patients NBC News- As people living with Parkinson’s disease start having tremors, moving more slowly and losing their balance, it can be frustrating an...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients LONDON (AP) — A former British doctor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for groping female patients including a 12-year-old child. Alan Tutin ...
14:44, 2019-05-17

CVS to increase genetic testing for some cancer patients CVS Health Corp said on Thursday it will make it easier for patients with advanced cancer enrolled in some Aetna insurance plans to receive broad gen...
18:20, 2019-12-12

New Therapies Help Patients With Dementia Cope With Depression Many patients with cognitive impairment have anxiety or depression, but standard treatments are difficult for people with memory issues....
07:20, 2019-12-08