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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...

First-of-its-kind study concludes that 1996 release of OxyContin played major role in the opioid crisis

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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...
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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...
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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....
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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...
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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...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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....
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Five more U.S. states sue OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma over opioid epidemic Five U.S. states on Thursday filed lawsuits accusing Purdue Pharma LP of illegally marketing and selling opioids, escalating the wave of litigation o...
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OxyContin maker offers up to $12bn to settle more than 2,000 opioid claims Purdue Pharma stands accused of fueling US opioid epidemic that has cost the lives of more than 400,000 people across the USPurdue Pharma and members...
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OxyContin maker Purdue begins showdown to halt opioid lawsuits OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP will ask a U.S. Bankruptcy Judge on Friday to pause litigation against the company and its owners over the objection...
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Purdue Pharma, maker of opioid painkiller OxyContin, files for bankruptcy The filing was anticipated before and after the tentative deal, which could be worth up to US$12 billion over time, was struck....
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OxyContin maker negotiating $10 to 12 billion opioid settlement with state, local governments: report The maker of OxyContin—Purdue Pharma, which is owned by members of the Sackler Family--- is reportedly offering a $10 to $12 billion payout to settle...
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Tufts University removes Sackler family name over OxyContin crisis Tufts University announced Thursday that it was removing all mentions of the Sackler family from school buildings and programs because of the “...
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Night shifts do not increase breast cancer risk, study concludes UK study covering 100,000 women finds ‘no overall link’ between cancer and night workNight shift work does not increase the risk of breast cancer, fi...
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Bernadette Peters: 'Every role I've played, I've thought – that's me!' The Broadway powerhouse talks about trusting Sondheim, hearing others sing her songs and waiting to be taken seriouslyCafe Luxembourg, the closet-siz...
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Female nurse who played crucial role in IVF ignored on plaque Despite a senior colleague’s protests, Jean Purdy’s name was not included on memorialThe name of a female nurse and embryologist who played a crucial...
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21:44, 2019-10-01

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21:44, 2019-10-24

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

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

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17:24, 2019-10-03

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19:00, 2019-05-05

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

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13:48, 2019-10-21

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

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

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

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

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Prince William played key role in Prince Andrew’s Buckingham ouster: report Prince William was central in axing Prince Andrew from his royal duties and is “not a huge fan” of his Jeffrey Epstein scandal-scarred un...
18:24, 2019-11-24

The NIH Hopes a New Study in 4 States Can Cut Opioid Deaths by 40%. Here’s How The National Institutes of Health (NIH) on Thursday announced an ambitious new study that’s meant to reduce opioid-related deaths by 40% in com...
18:12, 2019-04-19

Opioid prescriptions for six surgeries down by half, study says More than half of the patients included in a study who had one of six surgeries took no opioids after the procedure, report researchers testing out a...
23:04, 2019-05-31

Major Disappointment: These Parents Played Their Baby Classical Music In The Womb And He Was Born With A Long White Beard But Is Still Dumb As Hell All new parents worry about finding ways to give their children every possible advantage in life, but despite the purest of intentions, sometimes thi...
15:20, 2019-06-12

Drugmakers Endo, Allergan agree to $15 million in settlements in major opioid case Endo International Plc and Allergan Plc have agreed to pay $15 million to avoid going to trial in October in a landmark case by two Ohio counties a...
20:40, 2019-08-20

Major Opioid Maker Is Close to Settling Case to Avert First Federal Trial Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals announced a tentative agreement to pay $24 million to settle claims brought by two Ohio counties, and to give away $6 mi...
21:04, 2019-09-06

Prince William ‘not a huge fan’ of Prince Andrew, played a key role in axing uncle over Epstein scandal: report Prince William, who is second in line to the British throne, reportedly played a key role in axing his uncle Prince Andrew from his royal duties foll...
21:04, 2019-11-25

Liverpool star Trent Alexander-Arnold on massive role Jurgen Klopp has played: 'More than I can ask for' Tuesday marked the fourth anniversary of Jurgen Klopp's arrival at Liverpool — and few people had more reasons to celebrate than Trent Alexander-Arno...
12:56, 2019-10-09

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Does the IMF need to refocus its role after the Argentina crisis? The IMF alone cannot help troubled states out of a financial hole. Such states need more aid, not more loansIn case you blinked, the Argentine govern...
12:08, 2019-10-03

Study: Marijuana, opioid mix could relieve pain without addiction A combination of marijuana and opioids could be more effective at reducing pain than using each substance alone, and may avoid the risk of addiction ...
18:32, 2019-04-09

Children of opioid users more likely to attempt suicide: U.S. study The U.S. opioid crisis is taking a toll on children of users as a study published on Wednesday showed they were more likely to attempt suicide....
01:52, 2019-05-23

Kate Middleton Is Taking Over a Major Role From The Queen Kate Middleton has something new to add to her resume. On Tuesday, The Palace announced that the Duchess of Cambridge now has a patronage with the Br...
16:00, 2019-12-04

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

What is the role of business in tackling the climate crisis? We can't reach the Paris Agreement climate goals without business on board. Some companies are taking the lead, but big polluters still fall way behi...
17:04, 2019-06-20

Medical pot laws no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds A new study shoots down the notion that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths. Researchers repeated an analysis that sparked exci...
21:36, 2019-06-10

Opioid addicts seeking help are often denied treatment, study finds Posing as heroin users seeking help, researchers contacted hundreds of treatment clinics in US states with the highest overdose death rates -- and th...
19:20, 2019-06-04

Medical marijuana vs. opioid abuse: New study questions the connection Enlarge / Legal cannabis for sale in a tobacco shop in Italy. (credit: Stefano Guidi | Getty Images) In the US, federal law has severely restrict...
17:56, 2019-06-13

Study: 1 in 3 young adults medicated within year of opioid overdose A new Massachusetts study found that one in three young adults who experienced a non-fatal opioid overdose received opioid use disorder medication wi...
21:36, 2019-10-08

Opioid epidemic alone didn't cause life expectancy decline, study says New research argues poorer, less educated white adults are dying much earlier than more affluent white adults from internal diseases such as cardiova...
21:40, 2019-06-13

Priyanka Chopra Just Nabbed a Major Role in Frozen 2--But There's a Catch We'll never let this exciting news go! Priyanka Chopra has joined the cast of Frozen 2, she announced on Friday. But, there's a catch: She'll voice Q...
15:20, 2019-10-18

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

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

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

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

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

The role of the business sector in tackling the climate crisis We can't reach the Paris Agreement climate goals without business on board. Some companies are taking action, but big polluters are lagging behind. I...
17:44, 2019-06-20

Boeing CEO loses chairman role to focus on 737 Max crisis Boeing's board removed CEO Dennis Muilenburg as chairman amid the fall out of two 737 Max crashes that killed 346 people....
02:00, 2019-10-12

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

Study: NSAID, opioid combo better for post-surgery pain than just opioids Prescribing ibuprofen or other NSAIDs along with opioids for patients after surgery may reduce pain better than prescribing opioids alone....
16:36, 2019-07-12

Study: High-risk opioid users seek safe spaces Roughly 77 percent of people in Baltimore, Boston and Providence, R.I., addicted to heroin, fentanyl and illicit opioid pills want safe injection fac...
22:40, 2019-06-05

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

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

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

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

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

Key role of Venezuelan military in crisis takes center stage CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The critical role of the Venezuelan military in the country’s crisis is on display this weekend as President Nicolás ...
16:04, 2019-05-04

Access to naloxone reduces opioid overdose deaths, saves money, study says When police, firefighters, emergency service workers or laypeople had access to naloxone, deaths from opioid overdoses fell by 21 percent, according ...
20:52, 2019-08-21

Illicit fentanyl, carfentanil fueling opioid overdose deaths, study shows New research in Ohio links increasing presence of prescription painkillers fentanyl and carfentanil in drug seizures by law enforcement with a rise i...
17:08, 2019-11-08

Study: 40 percent of medical clinics refuse to treat regular opioid users People who take opioids for chronic pain have a harder time finding a doctor than non-opioid taking patients, a new study....
22:36, 2019-07-12

Legalizing medical marijuana doesn't curb opioid overdose deaths, study says Lawmakers and marijuana advocates have argued that legalizing weed to manage chronic paid can help reduce opioid addiction, but researchers at Stanfo...
22:44, 2019-06-10

Canadians fill 7 times more opioid prescriptions after minor surgery than Swedes: study Patients in Canada and the U.S. filled far more opioid prescriptions than similar people in Sweden, according to a new study....
22:28, 2019-09-04

U.S. launches four-state study to find ways to reduce opioid overdose deaths U.S. health officials on Thursday said they will spend $350 million in four states to study ways to best deal with the nation's opioid crisis on the ...
23:04, 2019-04-18

Roger Goodell's exit from commissioner role likely to come after two major pieces of business are complete The role of the commissioner is expected to change in the next labor deal, particularly with off-field discipline...
14:32, 2019-09-08

At least 33 dead in vape epidemic; CDC says black market THC products playing 'major role' The CDC stopped short of saying black market THC products were to blame for the outbreak, but said they are playing "a major role."...
15:44, 2019-10-18

How Iron Man’s Legacy — and BARF Technology — Plays a Major Role in Spider-Man: Far From Home Iron Man haunts Spider-Man: Far From Home. The movie begins with a haphazardly constructed in memoriam for Tony Stark and the other fallen Avengers t...
12:08, 2019-07-02

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

Former Iranian militant regrets role in 1979 Iran hostage crisis A former Iranian revolutionary who led the 1979 attack against the US Embassy in Tehran said he now regrets his actions on the eve of Monday’s ...
00:20, 2019-11-03

Global food producers 'failing to face up to role' in climate crisis Report urges meat, dairy and seafood companies to address impact of industry’s deforestation, use of antibiotics and emissions The world’s biggest pr...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Vanessa Hudgens Is "So Proud" as Austin Butler Lands Major Elvis Presley Role Congratulations to Austin Butler! The 27-year-old actor has landed the role of Elvis Presley in director Baz Luhrmann's upcoming biopic. Luhrmann co...
19:52, 2019-07-15

Overwatch Update Time for Sigma Release and Role Queue Patch on PS4 and Xbox Overwatch will soon receive a new update from Blizzard that will introduce a new feature to the title: Role Queue. Rumours abound that we're also goi...
13:36, 2019-08-13

Overwatch Update TIME: Sigma Release and Role Queue Patch on PS4 and Xbox Overwatch will soon receive a new update from Blizzard that will introduce a new feature to the title: Role Queue. Rumours abound that we're also goi...
17:36, 2019-08-13

2020 Ulster GP under serious threat over "major financial crisis" The 2020 running of the Ulster Grand Prix is under serious threat, after low turnout due to poor weather this year left organisers facing a " major f...
11:12, 2019-11-07

Ulster GP's future at serious risk over "major financial crisis" The 2020 running of the Ulster Grand Prix is under serious threat, after low turnout due to poor weather this year left organisers facing a " major f...
10:44, 2019-11-07

Study reveals how glial cells may play key epilepsy role A new study provides potential new targets for treating epilepsy and new fundamental insights into the relationship between neurons and their glial “...
18:24, 2019-05-02

Genes Play A Role In Triggering Obesity, But So Does Your Diet: Study A new study has now said that even though genetic predisposition plays a role in triggering obesity, the quality of diet is a crucial factor....
15:04, 2019-07-11

Venezuela confirms major contraction in rare data release CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s government has made a rare acknowledgement of the severity of the country’s economic crisis by publ...
06:08, 2019-05-29

London facing major water crisis, warns new report London is facing major water crisis due to ageing pipe networks and a growing population, a new report has revealed....
12:20, 2019-06-07

UN delivering food aid to 4.1 million in Zimbabwe, fears ‘major crisis’ Zimbabwe, once the breadbasket of southern Africa, is experiencing its worst economic crisis in a decade, marked by soaring inflation and shortages o...
21:56, 2019-12-03

Mexico's AMLO faces first major crisis after US immigration deal Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's presidency has hit a wall. An immigration agreement he struck with the United States is under fire from his own party, ...
22:48, 2019-06-18

G7 to release emergency aid for Amazon forest fire crisis Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations have agreed to release more than $20 million of emergency aid to help countries battle wildfires in the...
19:16, 2019-08-26

Feds launch criminal probe into Johnson & Johnson, other major opioid manufacturers The U.S. Attorney's Office in Brooklyn has issued grand jury subpoenas to manufacturers Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Mallinckrodt, Johnson & ...
21:36, 2019-11-26

No single gene makes people gay, but genetics play a role: study Many gene variants each have a tiny effect on sexual behaviour, but the scientists didn't identify a particular gene that makes people gay....
22:48, 2019-08-29

The Last of Us 2 Release Date Update: Troy Baker drops major PS4 news once again Troy Baker has been talking about The Last of Us Part 2 at Manchester Comic-Con. And what he’s had to say about the upcoming sequel is pretty excitin...
10:20, 2019-08-04

Samsung will finally release the Galaxy Fold this Friday in at least one major market 2019 was poised to be the year of the foldable smartphone, but serious issues with Galaxy Fold review units forced Samsung to delay the release date ...
20:12, 2019-09-04

The Guardian joins a major media initiative to combat the climate crisis More than 60 news outlets worldwide have signed on to Covering Climate Now, a project to improve coverage of the emergencyFor a week this September, ...
09:36, 2019-07-26

Climate crisis: global economy needs major upgrade … fast | Al Gore Ex-US vice-president says only big solutions can offset impact of systemic shifts and avert disasterThe former US vice-president Al Gore has warned t...
15:44, 2019-06-25

The obesity crisis is growing faster in rural areas than in major cities You don’t need to look far to find some seriously troubling data regarding obesity in the United States and abroad. Waistlines are growing, and...
02:24, 2019-05-10

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 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

Cyberpunk 2077 News: Three MAJOR Gameplay Updates revealed for PS4, Xbox PC release We now know Cyberpunk 2077’s game size, as well as the general scope of its romance options and pacifist system thanks to CD Projekt Red....
13:28, 2019-07-01

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Release Update: Major news is bad for EA's Battlefield Infinity Ward is coming forward with loads of Call of Duty details as we approach Modern Warfare’s October 2019 release date....
15:48, 2019-08-11

WWE 2K20 announces MAJOR change to franchise in huge shakeup before next PS4, Xbox release With WWE 2K20 finally announced recently, it sounds like there's plenty of news for wrestling fans to get excited about with major shakeups behind th...
12:12, 2019-08-12

PS5 release date news: Is Sony bringing this major PS4 game to next PlayStation and Xbox? With Death Stranding only a few months away from release, PlayStation Spain may have leaked that Kojima’s sci-fi action-adventure will become a cross...
09:48, 2019-08-10

An insider from a major wireless carrier just leaked Apple’s iPhone 11 release date Apple this week sent out invitations for its upcoming media event where the company will introduce its brand new iPhone 11 lineup. Set to take place ...
20:40, 2019-08-30

Apple reportedly paid $20 million for the 'The Banker,' its first major movie whose release is now in doubt Apple Apple bought "The Banker" for $20 million after watching an eight-minute sizzle reel, according to The New York Times. The movie's release has ...
22:04, 2019-12-06

Live near a major road? You’re breathing in more polluted air, according to a new study Large trucks are a big source of air pollution near roads, according to a study of air in Vancouver and Toronto....
11:08, 2019-10-30

Major global investor drops US firms deemed climate crisis laggards Legal and General Investment Management cuts companies including ExxonMobilAn ethical investment operation by the UK’s largest asset manager has dump...
01:08, 2019-06-21

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

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 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

UK has lowest survival rate for five key cancers, major study finds The UK has the lowest survival rates for five key cancers among some of the world's richest countries, new research has found....
11:40, 2019-09-12

Takeda's dengue vaccine effective overall in study but with major limitation Takeda Pharmaceutical Co's experimental dengue vaccine was highly effective at preventing the mosquito-borne disease in a late stage study, but it fa...
23:48, 2019-11-06

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

Climate crisis may be a factor in tufted puffins die-off, study says Researchers believe 3,150 to 8,500 birds starved in Bering Sea due to loss of prey speciesA die-off of thousands of tufted puffins in the Bering Sea ...
20:16, 2019-05-29

Elder Scrolls 6 Release Date Update: Major News revealed by Bethesda's Todd Howard Todd Howard, Head of Bethesda Game Studios, has confirmed that Elder Scrolls 6 is deep in development and that he hopes fans will play the game for ‘...
15:48, 2019-08-11

The White House and Congress just reached a deal that would avert a major fiscal crisis in Washington this fall REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst The Trump administration and congressional Democrats forged an agreement to add billions to government spending and lift the ...
12:08, 2019-07-23

Tea bags release tiny plastic particles into your brew: study Nothing hits the spot at tea time like a steaming hot PVC blend. Scientists have made a discovery about tea bags that is going to make any Earl Grey ...
00:08, 2019-09-26

Climate crisis may be increasing jet stream turbulence, study finds Potential impacts of rise in vertical shear include longer, bumpier and dearer flightsThe climate crisis could be making transatlantic flights more b...
17:12, 2019-08-08

Climate crisis: extremely hot days could double in US, study shows Amid widespread US heat wave, experts predict dangerous extremes in summer temperatures will only get worseAs the climate crisis progresses, the numb...
17:04, 2019-07-18

Methane emissions from coalmines could stoke climate crisis – study Millions of tonnes belched into atmosphere as policymakers overlook threat, researchers findThe methane emissions leaking from the world’s coalmines ...
08:20, 2019-11-15

Study: Opioid recovery requires more treatment than alcohol recovery People addicted to drugs like oxycodone, hydrocodone and other opioids have a harder time kicking the habit than those addicted to alcohol, according...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Study shows major real-world impact of cervical cancer vaccines Vaccination against the virus that causes almost all cervical cancer is having a major impact on stopping infections and should significantly reduce ...
02:04, 2019-06-27

Major object recognition systems favor people with more money, Facebook AI study says Facebook AI researchers found object recognition systems for major companies like Google, Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM work better for people with more...
00:56, 2019-06-08

Major life milestones can negatively impact mental health, study finds Major life milestones such as having a baby or getting married can negatively impact mental health due to unrealistic standards set by social media, ...
18:04, 2019-05-13

Two-year study links Russian tweets to release of hacked emails Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election has generally been seen as two separate, unrelated tracks: hacking Democratic emails and sending provoc...
17:44, 2019-10-11

Suicides among young people spiked following release of Netflix’s ‘13 Reasons Why,’ study says Suicides among American children aged 10 to 17 have spiked to a 19-year high in the month following the release of Netflix’s popular drama series “13...
17:52, 2019-04-30

Animals failing to adapt to speed of climate crisis, study finds Scientists warn of ‘alarming’ lag between human-driven seasons shift and animals’ behavioural changesThe speed of climate disruption is outstripping ...
17:56, 2019-07-23

Climate crisis more politically polarizing than abortion for US voters, study finds Democrats ranked global heating as the third most important issue on their list, while Republican voters ranked it last in a Yale poll Surging concer...
07:44, 2019-05-22

Much shorter working weeks needed to tackle climate crisis – study UK workers must move to nine-hour week if carbon levels do not change, says thinktankPeople across Europe will need to work drastically fewer hours t...
13:04, 2019-05-22

Major Southern California fault line eyed after study shows unprecedented movement A major southern California fault capable of producing a magnitude 8 temblor started to move for the first time in 500 years following a series of ea...
09:48, 2019-10-18

Climate Risk In the Housing Market Has Echoes of Subprime Crisis, Study Finds After hurricanes, mortgage lenders offload more of their vulnerable loans to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, whose rules prevent them from saying no....
16:48, 2019-09-27

The Fed's recent repo crisis was the fault of big banks and hedge funds, new study finds Reuters September's repo rate spike was driven by big banks and hedge funds, the Bank of International Settlements wrote in a report released Sunday....
19:20, 2019-12-09

VIX FUTURES AND OPTIONS: A CASE STUDY OF PORTFOLIO DIVERSIFICATION DURING THE 2008 FINANCIAL CRISIS RELEASED Chicago, July 8, - A recently released University of Massachusetts study found that certain investments in futures and options on the CBOE Volatilit...
16:12, 2019-05-01

The universe is expanding faster than scientists thought, a study confirms — a 'crisis in cosmology' that could require a 'new physics' IllustrisTNG collaboration The universe is expanding faster than scientists predicted, a finding that has created what one astrophysicist calls "the ...
14:24, 2019-10-26

Major Security Crisis: The Rooster That’s Loose In The White House Is No Longer Afraid Of The Jack-O’-Lantern President Trump Put Outside The Oval Office To Scare It Away A national security crisis is currently unfolding in Washington, D.C. that could alter the course of American history forever: According to the Secre...
20:20, 2019-09-18

Climate cartoons: an illustrated guide to a major new climate crisis poll The Guardian’s comic artist Susie Cagle draws some conclusions from a major CBS News poll released today as part of Covering Climate NowRead the full...
18:20, 2019-09-15

Johnson & Johnson signals climbdown ahead of major opioids crisis test case $20m Ohio settlements may signal company rethinking tactic of litigating every case, after Oklahoma judge’s ruling against themThe pharmaceutical gia...
19:08, 2019-10-02

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

Georgia to execute man later this month for 1996 killing ATLANTA (AP) — A man convicted of killing an off-duty prison guard in Georgia more than two decades ago is scheduled for execution later this month. ...
18:40, 2019-06-05

Georgia preparing to execute man for 1996 killing ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is preparing to execute a man convicted in the killing of an off-duty prison guard more than two decades ago. Marion Wilson Jr...
07:44, 2019-06-20

Georgia executes inmate for 1996 shotgun slaying Georgia has executed an inmate convicted of the 1996 killing of a man who agreed to give him a ride outside a Walmart. Authorities say 42-year-old Ma...
05:52, 2019-06-21

Brooklyn man will have 1996 murder conviction tossed: lawyer An inmate serving 25 years to life for murder who says he was convicted on a confession ginned up by disgraced former NYPD Detective Louis Scarcella ...
04:44, 2019-11-18

At $7,500, Would You Give This 1996 Toyota RAV4 a RAVE Review? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe RAV4 has not just one, but two sunroofs for all your sky gazing pleasure. Let’s see if this rare and cute as a bug’s...
14:48, 2019-07-26

The 1996 Ford Escort RS Cosworth Is As Sharp As Any Modern Sports Car Sport compact cars have come a long way since the days when they were warmed-over econoboxes. We’re now spoiled with fire-breathing, 300-plus horsepo...
18:16, 2019-09-23

At $1,550, Could This Spooky 1996 Buick Roadmaster Project Scare Up A Buyer? It’s Halloween, my favorite day of the year, and in honor of that, today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Buick is a car that could be either a trick or a ...
13:44, 2019-10-31

The way to a dog’s heart IS through its stomach, research concludes A Virginia Tech study compared a food reward to the reward of petting and praise -- and dogs were clear about what they preferred....
18:00, 2019-10-01

Ian Bailey convicted of 1996 murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in Ireland A former journalist has been convicted of the murder of a French director's wife in Ireland more than 20 years ago....
18:36, 2019-05-31

Briton convicted of 1996 murder of French film-maker in Ireland Ian Bailey, who lives in Ireland, convicted in his absence of killing Sophie Toscan du Plantier A British man has been convicted of the murder of a F...
19:24, 2019-05-31

Colorado woman arrested in 1996 murder of newborn ‘Baby Faith’ A Colorado woman has been arrested in connection with the 1996 death of a newborn girl known as “Baby Faith,” authorities said. Jennifer Katalinich, ...
18:16, 2019-11-06

History of the ’90s podcast: Richard Jewell and the 1996 Olympic Park bombing On this episode of History of the '90s, host Kathy Kenzora looks back at the tragedy that struck the 100th Olympic games and the police investigation...
12:20, 2019-12-11

France tries British suspect in absentia over 1996 murder of film producer The murder trial of a Briton accused of murdering a French film producer in Ireland in 1996 is opening in Paris. The suspect is to be judged in absen...
13:16, 2019-05-27

At $3,200, Could This 1996 Ford Bronco Eddie Bauer Edition Get You to Give a Buck? The Bronco is coming back, but it’s unlikely the new one will be as old school in concept as today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe ’96 is in reality. Coul...
14:08, 2019-06-06

'Big Little Lies' concludes with series-high viewership The "Big Little Lies" Season 2 finale was the show's most-watched episode in its first airing, drawing nearly 2 million viewers....
22:20, 2019-07-23

A new paper concludes that hurricane damage is increasing Enlarge (credit: NOAA) Hurricanes are fed by warm ocean waters, so it's expected that we'll see larger, more dangerous storms as the planet continues...
14:52, 2019-11-12

Bloodhound LSR reaches 628mph as testing concludes Bloodhound LSR British machine will now focus on development and fund-raising ahead of land speed record bid in 2020 or 2021 The Bloodhound LSR reach...
14:00, 2019-11-18

Clint Eastwood's drama about the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park bombing gets its first trailer Clint Eastwood’s Richard Jewell, a drama about the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park bombing, explores how the titular character, who discovered the bomb ...
16:20, 2019-10-03

California cold-case victim found in 1996 now has a 'face' thanks to reconstruction technology The first sketches of an unidentified victim found in a Southern California canyon more than 20 years ago were released this week using new technolog...
12:40, 2019-10-03

U.S. concludes environmental spat with Peru using trade treaty The U.S. government, fearing Peru had recently acted to weaken its ability to stop illegal logging, has used a 2009 trade treaty's environmental prov...
23:16, 2019-04-09

City of Tucson concludes sandbag distribution this week TUCSON – With Tucson’s monsoon season coming to an end, the City of Tucson Transportation Department’s Operation Splash Sandbag wil...
03:00, 2019-09-10

On This Day: Joe Calzaghe concludes his career by whipping the remnants of Roy Jones Jnr The day that Joe Calzaghe signed off at 46-0 at Madison Square Garden The post On This Day: Joe Calzaghe concludes his career by whipping the remnant...
10:40, 2019-11-08

Pride march in NYC concludes month of Stonewall commemorations Organizers say they expect 150,000 people to march, with hundreds of thousands more lining the streets to watch....
16:28, 2019-06-30

Vaccine reminder system 'inconsistent', report concludes A National Audit Office report investigated the reasons for falling pre-school vaccine uptake....
02:12, 2019-10-25

Hannah Brown Says She's "Still Recovering" as Filming Concludes on The Bachelorette There ain't no rest for the wicked or Hannah Beast. Hannah Brown has wrapped up filming The Bachelorette, but for the rest of us, this rose-filled p...
01:04, 2019-05-16

NYC Pride March concludes month of Stonewall commemorations NEW YORK (AP) — New York is throwing a massive LGBTQ Pride march as other cities including San Francisco, Chicago and Seattle also host parades comme...
10:12, 2019-06-30

Mazepin fastest as Abu Dhabi Formula 2 testing concludes Carlin driver Nikita Mazepin topped the timesheets as Formula 2 post-season testing concluded in Abu Dhabi...
15:04, 2019-12-07

Clint Eastwood's 'Richard Jewell' explores FBI, media wrongdoing after 1996 Olympic bombing Clint Eastwood is looking to expose the truth on a much-maligned former security guard who had his life ruined at the hands of FBI investigators and ...
23:56, 2019-10-03

Melanie Hall murder: Traces of DNA found on rope could hold clue to 1996 killing Traces of DNA have been found on a length of rope wrapped around bin liners containing the body of Melanie Hall, who was killed 23 years ago....
07:04, 2019-10-04

Georgia executes inmate convicted of 1996 killing of man who agreed to give him a ride outside a Walmart JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — Georgia executes inmate convicted of 1996 killing of man who agreed to give him a ride outside a Walmart....
04:52, 2019-06-21

Watch: 'Richard Jewell': Clint Eastwood revisits 1996 Atlanta bombing in trailer "Richard Jewell," a new film by Clint Eastwood, recounts the story of the security guard at the center of the 1996 Atlanta bombing....
18:24, 2019-10-03

Trump drops mic after Mueller concludes probe: ‘The case is closed!’ "Nothing changes from the Mueller Report. There was insufficient evidence and therefore, in our Country, a person is innocent. The case is closed! Th...
18:36, 2019-05-29

Pujols concludes STL return with 2 hits, Molina jersey swap ST. LOUIS (AP) — Angels slugger Albert Pujols had two hits and exchanged jerseys with former teammate Yadier Molina to conclude an emotional return t...
06:16, 2019-06-24

Impeachment inquiry: contentious hearing concludes after eight hours – live Law professor said Trump’s actions toward Ukraine meet constitutional definition of bribery, adding credibility to Democrats’ use of termHelp us cove...
01:16, 2019-12-05

Statistical Date Analysis Concludes That Ancient Human Was Not Our Ancestor One of the great issues in all of science is the search for the direct ancestor of modern humans. Many species of hominin have been put forward down ...
14:44, 2019-05-09

Read This: A deep dive into Ripper, the forgotten 1996 neo-noir game starring Christopher Walken Ripper, a PC game with an A-list cast and a budget in the millions, more or less disappeared after arriving in 1996, but it’s resurfaced over the pas...
21:36, 2019-10-09

Interior Official Broke Ethics Rules, Government Watchdog Concludes A senior Interior Department official broke ethics rules when he met with his former employer to discuss Interior business, the inspector general sai...
21:04, 2019-12-10

Facebook has ‘systematically failed’ to stop fake reviews, probe concludes Facebook stands accused of not doing enough to stem the sale of fake reviews through its platform, more than one month after being told to fix the pr...
18:16, 2019-08-07

Jeffrey Epstein autopsy concludes death was a suicide – live updates New York City’s chief medical examiner finds death of financier and alleged sex-trafficker was result of suicide by hangingSign up for the US briefin...
00:28, 2019-08-17

Trump abused presidency for own gain, Democrats' impeachment report concludes Congressional Democrats lay out damning findings and say president improperly pressured Ukraine to influence 2020 electionHelp us cover the critical ...
23:12, 2019-12-03

Radiohead Calls for Safety Measures as Inquest Into Stage Death Concludes Nearly seven years after a drum technician died because of a stage collapse, a Toronto jury has proposed recommendations aimed at preventing similar ...
23:16, 2019-04-11

Prestigious colleges given $60M-plus from OxyContin family Prestigious universities around the world have accepted at least $60 million over the past five years from the family that owns the maker of OxyConti...
19:28, 2019-10-03

Afton Williamson responds after 'Rookie' investigation concludes 'no inappropriate behavior' occurred Afton Williamson says she's "heartbroken" after her claims of misconduct on the set of "The Rookie" weren't substantiated by an independent investiga...
15:20, 2019-09-18

Met Museum: No more money from family connected to OxyContin NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Museum of Art says it will stop taking money gifts from members of the Sackler family connected to the pharmaceutica...
00:52, 2019-05-16

OxyContin maker Purdue gets brief shield from litigation OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP won a court order on Friday briefly pausing the sprawling opioid litigation against the company so it can try to mak...
23:48, 2019-10-11

Revamped OxyContin was supposed to reduce abuse, but has it? WASHINGTON — Dr. Raeford Brown was uniquely positioned to help the U.S. government answer a critical question: Is a new version of the painkiller Oxy...
22:40, 2019-07-22

Does Tire Rotation Include Tightening Lug Nuts? Michigan Court Thinks About It For Awhile, Concludes 'No' In what will surely go down in history as one of the most Galaxy Brain court rulings of all time, a Michigan appeals court determined that a tire rot...
02:28, 2019-10-23

Purdue Pharma, Maker of OxyContin, Files for Bankruptcy The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected t...
14:37, 2019-09-16

The Latest: OxyContin Maker Denies Claims From 5 States CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on five states filing claims against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma (all times local): 1 p.m.: The company that ma...
19:44, 2019-05-16

Why OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma Filed for Bankruptcy Purdue Pharma is declaring bankruptcy as part of a massive settlement, but most states aren't yet happy with the deal....
17:52, 2019-09-16

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy Move comes days after the company reached tentative deal with more than 2,000 plaintiffs Purdue Pharma, the US company that made billions selling the...
07:16, 2019-09-16

Purdue Pharma, Maker of OxyContin, Files for Bankruptcy The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected t...
13:20, 2019-09-16

States fight bonus pay for CEO of OxyContin maker Purdue The chief executive officer of OxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma LP should not collect a potential $1.3 million bonus when he has been accused of contrib...
06:20, 2019-12-03

State AGs fight bonus pay for CEO of OxyContin-maker Purdue The chief executive officer of OxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma LP should not collect a potential $1.3 million bonus when he has been accused of contrib...
01:16, 2019-12-03

OxyContin heirs found a buyer for their $6.5M Manhattan condo Embattled pharmaceutical heirs David and Joss Sackler are in contract to sell their sprawling condo on the Upper East Side. The four-bedroom, five-ba...
03:32, 2019-09-12

The Latest: Pennsylvania Sues OxyContin Maker Over Opioids PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on Pennsylvania’s lawsuit against Purdue Pharma (all times local): 3:50 p.m.: The Pennsylvania Attorney General&...
22:48, 2019-05-14

Nearly every US state is now suing OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma California, Hawaii and Maine bring the total number of states suing OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to at least 48....
20:40, 2019-06-04

'Black US voters' main target of Russia's 2016 disinformation campaign, Senate report concludes The Russian social media campaign against the U.S. targeted no single group more than African-Americans, a new federal report concludes....
02:52, 2019-10-10

Harvey Weinstein sex-crimes case: Secret hearing concludes, trial date moved to September The judge in the Harvey Weinstein case ruled against media objections,, closed a high-stakes hearing, and moved the trial date from June to September...
22:40, 2019-04-26

Judge shields OxyContin-maker Purdue from litigation until April Purdue Pharma LP and the company's Sackler family owners will be shielded until April 8, 2020, from sprawling opioid litigation to give the maker of ...
23:48, 2019-11-06

Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy protection Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma filed for bankruptcy protection in New York on Sunday amid a rash of nationwide lawsuits against the company alleging t...
07:48, 2019-09-16

Purdue OxyContin settlement would rank among largest in pharma history OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP has reached a tentative multibillion-dollar agreement with some plaintiffs aimed at settling thousands of lawsuits o...
22:44, 2019-09-11

OxyContin maker filing for bankruptcy may shed light on wrongdoings Purdue Pharma may be forced to file after talks broke down over settlement, allowing public to learn ‘what really happened’A leading addiction specia...
18:20, 2019-09-09

Purdue Pharma: Oxycontin maker faces lawsuits from nearly every US state California, Maine and Hawaii join at least 45 states accusing company of putting ‘profits over people’ amid opioids crisisThe states of California, M...
11:24, 2019-06-04

At least 16 states reject settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma WASHINGTON NBC — Top legal officials in 27 states and territories and lawyers for more than 2,000 cities and counties announced Wednesday they had ag...
02:04, 2019-09-12

JP Morgan cuts ties with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma Purdue, owned by the wealthy Sackler family, faces thousands of lawsuits claiming that the company marketed addictive painkillers while underplaying ...
02:16, 2019-05-24

NYC society shuns ‘cesspool’ Sackler family over OxyContin fortune Five years ago, the Sackler family was considered one of New York City’s most esteemed, generous dynasties. There’s a Sackler Wing at the Metropolita...
00:24, 2019-05-12

Family behind OxyContin secretly wired $1 billion to themselves, New York finds New York said it has uncovered the previously unknown wire transfers among family members, entities they control and several financial institutions....
03:40, 2019-09-14

Louvre drops Sackler name from museum wing amid OxyContin scandal The Louvre is bidding ‘adieu’ to the Sackler name. The renowned Paris museum scrubbed from one of its wings any mention of the billionair...
05:12, 2019-07-18

Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, to stay in business despite bankruptcy file Purdue lawyers secured permission for the multibillion-dollar company based in Stamford, Connecticut, to maintain business as usual -- paying employe...
04:28, 2019-09-18

Judge sees benefit in pausing lawsuits against OxyContin maker Purdue A U.S. Bankruptcy Judge signaled support on Friday for a six-month pause to litigation led by 24 states against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP to g...
21:16, 2019-10-11

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to pay states' lawyers, urged to help victims OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP got court approval on Tuesday to reimburse millions of dollars in legal fees for states that back its proposed $10 b...
23:08, 2019-11-19

Oxford, Columbia, and other top universities around the world took $60 million in donations from the wealthy family behind OxyContin David Madison / Contributor/ Getty Images Financial records show that at least 24 well-known educational institutions have accepted donations —...
16:28, 2019-10-04

Government attorneys, OxyContin maker in settlement discussions as it faces billions in lawsuits State attorneys general and lawyers representing local governments said Tuesday they are in active settlement talks with Purdue Pharma, the maker of ...
05:04, 2019-08-28

Purdue Pharma, maker of painkiller OxyContin, files for bankruptcy as part of settlement Purdue Pharma, the company that made billions selling the prescription painkiller OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy days after reaching a tentative set...
19:32, 2019-09-16

Report: Sacklers using fake doctors, false marketing to sell OxyContin in China Enlarge / Bottles of Purdue Pharma L.P. OxyContin medication sit on a pharmacy shelf in Provo, Utah, on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016. (credit: Getty | Bl...
03:32, 2019-11-21

Exclusive: JPMorgan cuts ties with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma - sources JPMorgan Chase & Co has cut ties with Purdue Pharma LP over the OxyContin maker's alleged role in the U.S. opioid crisis, forcing it to find a new ba...
20:32, 2019-05-23

Mundipharma allegedly using fake doctors, misleading claims to drive OxyContin sales in China Another company owned by the Sackler family - makers of OxyContin - has used misleading claims and drug reps dressed up as doctors to peddle its sign...
17:48, 2019-11-20

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma expected to file for bankruptcy after stalled settlement talks Purdue Pharma, the maker of the painkiller OxyContin, is expected to file for bankruptcy after attempts to reach a settlement over its role in the op...
03:48, 2019-09-08

Clint Eastwood's 'Richard Jewell' has an Oscar-worthy performance from Paul Walter Hauser, who plays the security guard caught up in the aftermath of the 1996 Summer Olympics bombing Claire Folger/Warner Bros. Clint Eastwood's "Richard Jewell" is a moving look at the hero of the 1996 Summer Olympics bombing. When the fact that the...
23:56, 2019-12-09

Carl Sargeant inquest: former Welsh minister killed himself, inquest concludes Former Welsh minister Carl Sargeant killed himself, four days after being sacked over sexual harassment claims, an inquest has concluded....
17:32, 2019-07-11

Netflix will release 44 new original movies and shows in July – here’s the full release schedule When it comes to Netflix’s new original movies and shows set to premiere in July, we have good news and bad news. The bad news is that in terms...
14:20, 2019-06-20

Evil Genius 2 Release Date Revealed: New gameplay, Steam release information from E3 2019 Rebellion has announced a follow-up to 2004's cult villain simulator and spy-fi hit, Evil Genius - here's everything you need to know about today's a...
22:16, 2019-06-10

Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Release: Nightwolf release date and character unlock times for MK11 Nightwolf is the second DLC Character coming to Mortal Kombat 11. Here's everything you need to know about his launch time on PS4, Xbox and PC....
20:12, 2019-08-12

Pokemon Sword and Shield release date November 15, global simultaneous release confirmed Nintendo and The Pokemon Company has revealed when we can get our eager mitts on the newest mainline Pokemon games - here's what you need to know...
16:40, 2019-06-05

Mortal Kombat 11 Nightwolf DLC RELEASE: release date and character unlock times for MK11 Nightwolf is the second DLC Character coming to Mortal Kombat 11. Here's everything you need to know about his launch time on PS4, Xbox and PC....
15:36, 2019-08-13

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

London Bridge terrorists were lawfully shot dead by police after 'ignoring clear warning shouts', inquest jury concludes The London Bridge terrorists who killed eight people and injured 48 others were lawfully shot dead by police, a jury has found....
17:12, 2019-07-16

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 family behind OxyContin reportedly just made $60 million from a real-estate deal. Meet the Sacklers, who built their $13 billion fortune off the controversial prescription drug. Reuters Purdue Pharma, the drugmaker behind controversial prescription painkiller OxyContin, has filed for bankruptcy, The Washington Post reported. ...
19:12, 2019-09-30

Major League Baseball: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry meet New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox ahead of Europe's first major league game in London The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have shared hugs and received presents for baby Archie from the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox ahead of the f...
20:12, 2019-06-29

Study claimed a GMO trial went horrifically wrong. The study’s authors disagree Enlarge / A transgenic Aedes aegypti OX513A mosquito, created by Oxitec. (credit: Getty | MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL) Six researchers are reportedly calling ...
23:24, 2019-10-02

Study study suggests anorexia linked to metabolic disorder Anorexia nervosa, is an eating disorder that causes people to obsess about weight, might be at least partly linked to a metabolic disorder -- and not...
19:08, 2019-07-16

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

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

They Both Played Their Cards Right They met at a bridge club five years ago, but she was with a boyfriend. By the time they met again, at a bridge championship, she was single....
17:28, 2019-07-06

Nissan Might Have Played Itself There is continued fallout from Fiat Chrysler and Renault’s merger plan, Model 3s in China probably won’t be $35,000, Ford is good, and more in The M...
16:20, 2019-05-28

Who Played Mozart When He Was New? With orchestras rare in the early 19th century, today’s classics spread in quartet arrangements, a new recording shows....
14:08, 2019-07-19

We played Borderlands 3, and it’s more of everything—including “the same” How new does “new” have to be? It’s a question that’s bedeviled authors and filmmakers for far longer than it’s ever been an issue in the world of ga...
20:28, 2019-05-02

Robertson ‘could have played better’ in 6-0 thrashing "Neil Robertson eased into the second round of the UK Championships with a 6-0 win over Alex Borg."...
20:24, 2019-11-26

Trump - 'It doesn't get any better than this ... I played so well' "Snooker\u0027s new world champion Judd Trump joined Eurosport LIVE on Facebook to discuss his victory at the Crucible."...
22:04, 2019-05-06

How many Stradivarius violins are still being played? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
16:12, 2019-06-11

Sekiro Can Be Played In First-Person This mod (really a script for Cheat Engine) by Zullie the Witch will let you play the PC version of the decidedly third-person action game Sekiro: Sh...
02:00, 2019-09-27

The Animal Crossing You Probably Never Played With Animal Crossing coming this year for Switch, maybe you’ve been reliving your memories of playing it for the first time. What was your first Anim...
11:49, 2019-05-02

They Played With Dolls. Did That Make Them Playwrights? Five writers on how childhood fun — and a way with scissors — shaped the adult sensibilities they’ve brought to “Mac Beth” and other stage works....
11:32, 2019-06-04

Outer Wilds Is One Of The Best Games I've Ever Played If you put me in a room with ten executives and asked me to pitch Outer Wilds, here is what I would say: “It’s got the exploration of a Metroid game ...
16:04, 2019-06-24

Anyone Mad At LeBron James For Dadding Out Never Played AAU At an AAU tournament when I was 16, just minutes before my third game of the day, I ate three slices of pizza and drank a sugar-free Red Bull. I near...
19:52, 2019-08-01

Dog who played Cheddar in Brooklyn Nine-Nine dies Stewart, the Pembroke Welsh corgi that played the beloved dog Cheddar in the hit US comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine, has died, his owner has said....
18:40, 2019-07-11

They Played Woodstock. It Changed Their Lives. David Crosby, Edgar Winter, John Sebastian and more reflect on a transformative weekend on Yasgur’s farm....
11:36, 2019-08-08

This actor played Charles Manson twice — but looks nothing like him Damon Herriman’s creepy Charles Manson is haunting viewers concurrently in TV’s “Mindhunter” and on the big screen in “Once Upon a Time ....
01:32, 2019-09-05

Pokémon Games Can Be Strange If You’ve Never Played One Before For the longest time, I’ve wanted to dive into a Pokémon game. I thought the recent release of Sword and Shield would be a good place to start. I’ve ...
20:16, 2019-11-28

Women’s football must be played in more big stadiums Record crowds at this weekend’s WSL derbies proves the value of hosting matches at large venues – even if they are half-emptyWomen’s football is havi...
20:36, 2019-09-07

Rashford - When a manager has played there's more understanding "Marcus Rashford has aimed a dig former Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho, suggesting he’s not as ‘understanding’ as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer."...
17:28, 2019-09-13

Postponed Clasico to be played on December 18 "The first La Liga Clasico of the season between Barcelona and Real Madrid will now take place on December 18, the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF)...
14:15, 2019-10-23

Nadal: 'I played a great final' "Reactions from tournament top seed Rafa Nadal after he won his fifth Rogers Cup title on Sunday with an easy 70 minute dismissal of Russian Daniil M...
10:56, 2019-08-12

You can now tell Steam you already played a game on another store Steam wants to know if you've played a game on another platform so it can stop recommending it to you, but it will recommend similar games instead.Re...
21:04, 2019-08-15

The Fiver | It’s a sorry farce that matches are being played at all Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!And so to Africa, where the Cup of Nations has stumbled into action in conditions steamier than We...
18:00, 2019-06-25

Barty: ‘I played the perfect match’ "Ashleigh Barty coasted to her first Grand Slam title with a 6-1 6-3 win over Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open final at Roland Garros."...
19:08, 2019-06-08

Where To Start If You Haven't Played Video Games In A While Maybe you’ve taken an extended break from gaming and now want to get back into things. It can feel very intimidating: there are new games, new consol...
21:56, 2019-10-14

That Time The Joker Played Pokémon Poker Hello! This week we watch WWE2K20 break in a million ways, watch Conan O’Brien and Kojima hang out, learn about a bunch of game delays, celebrate Hal...
16:56, 2019-10-26

'Well played' - Walden sinks brilliant double "Ricky Walden sinks a brilliant double at English Open. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
14:48, 2019-10-18

The Broncos Played Like Cowards And Joe Flacco Is Pissed Jacoby Brissett once again proved himself to be a trustworthy starter on Sunday, leading his Colts to a 5-2 record with a 15-13 late comeback win aga...
23:36, 2019-10-27

Oregon Republicans Played Chicken with the Democrats and Won The GOP members of the Oregon Senate didn’t need the votes. They just needed the rules of their chamber, and more importantly, the wherewithal to cal...
18:44, 2019-05-14

I Played Breath of the Wild With My Sister And Put Her Through Hell It’s not often I replay games, but when my sister asked for something to play together, I suggested The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. More tha...
17:56, 2019-08-25

The RetroBeat: Strider is the craziest 16-bit game I never played Strider rules. I have a lot of stuff on the Genesis Mini to play, but this Capcom arcade port has turned into one of my unexpected favorites.Read Mor...
19:32, 2019-08-16

Eight great board games we played at PAX Unplugged Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. PAX U...
12:56, 2019-05-02

2021 MLB All-Star Game to be played in Atlanta ATLANTA (AP) — Major League Baseball’s 2021 All-Star Game will be played at Atlanta in what could be the first national showcase for SunTrust P...
01:24, 2019-05-30

No, the guy who played Greedo doesn't know what "Maclunkey" means either Few moments in the Star Wars canon have come to stand in more firmly for George Lucas’, uh, quirks as a storyteller than the death of Rodian thug Gre...
00:12, 2019-11-15

Federer played better after every umpire argument - Zverev "Alexander Zverev believes that Roger Federer was fired on by his series of disputes with the umpire during the German\u0027s Shanghai win over the S...
13:24, 2019-10-16

Revealed: The most-played song of the 21st Century It may not have topped the UK singles chart, but Snow Patrol's ballad Chasing Cars has been named the most-played song of the 21st Century....
09:32, 2019-07-17

Harvey Keitel: ‘I’ve never played a violent character’ The actor, 80, on childhood stuttering, not doing Twitter, keeping his powers and filming The IrishmanSuccess isn’t about awards. Success is continui...
15:04, 2019-11-16

Congratulations, you played yourself: comics who fictionalise their lives Larry David took the role of “Larry David” onscreen. But how close are such characters to real life? Three comics starring as versions of themselves ...
07:08, 2019-11-20

The Mets played Mickey-proof baseball ATLANTA — The Mets were an angry bunch Thursday night at SunTrust Park. The 6-4 loss Wednesday night frustrated them to no end and they were determin...
10:04, 2019-08-16

‘I played some of my best tennis’ – Djokovic on Madrid triumph "Novak Djokovic lay down a marker ahead of the French Open by beating Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets to claim the Madrid Masters title."...
15:12, 2019-05-13

3 actresses who played Catwoman have given their thumbs up to Zoë Kravitz Kevin Tachman/MG19/Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue Zoë Kravitz was recently cast as Selina Kyle aka Catwoman for "The Batman" starring Rob...
17:40, 2019-10-18

Who was Ted Bundy, the serial killer played by Zac Efron? A new movie about America's most infamous serial killer starring Zac Efron has just been released....
11:48, 2019-05-03

A Plague Tale Is One Of The Most Disturbing Games I’ve Played It’s been so long since a game has truly scared me that A Plague Tale: Innocence caught me completely off guard. Tense, terrifying, and meticulously ...
21:04, 2019-08-24

Matt Crafton Played NASCAR's Game And Won Leading up to the NASCAR Truck Series’ championship race on Friday, where a title would be decided by the highest finisher of four drivers still in c...
18:24, 2019-11-21

The Weirdest Fighting Game Being Played At Evo This Weekend I found the weirdest fighting game at Evo 2019. Its name is Ultra Fight Da! Kyanta 2 and it is beautiful....
19:56, 2019-08-03

Here's How Tesla Played Itself With The Cybertruck Vs. Ford F-150 Demonstration We’re getting to the point when you can’t really say “we’ve all seen that dumbass Tesla Cybertruck demo” because there’s already an absurd amount of ...
15:44, 2019-11-27

Ed Sheeran most-played artist of 2018 - without any new music Ed Sheeran was the most-played artist in the UK in 2018 - without releasing any new music....
12:00, 2019-06-10

I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. Now it’s time to play its Western release on our Twitch channel, and judge the q...
20:00, 2019-06-21

Zidane: Bale played well but I make the decisions "Zinedine Zidane was happy with Gareth Bale\u0027s role in the comeback penalty win over Arsenal, but insisted the Welshman will still leave Real Mad...
23:32, 2019-07-24

Jets’ Le’Veon Bell: ‘This is some of the best football I’ve ever played’ Ignore the individual statistics. Forget about the underwhelming (for him) numbers. When Le’Veon Bell looks at what he’s putting on film, he’s impres...
09:44, 2019-11-30

The Fastest Damn Racing Game I've Ever Played When I was young, I remember being enraptured by the stark vector graphics of tank-shooter Battlezone. The green hues and blocky shapes approximated ...
22:20, 2019-05-30

Bolton's postponed game will not be played this week - EFL "Bolton Wanderers\u0027 postponed Championship fixture against Brentford will not be played this week, the English Football League (EFL) said on Tues...
13:08, 2019-05-01

NHL award thinks ex-Islanders star played for the Rangers It may be the offseason, but former Islanders goaltender Robin Lehner still needs one more big save. On Saturday the 28-year-old Swede tweeted a pict...
22:12, 2019-08-10

NYers say Cuomo got ‘played’ by AOC in failed Amazon deal Gov. Andrew Cuomo was deluged with hate mail following the collapse of his $3 billion deal to build a giant Amazon headquarters in Queens — with many...
04:00, 2019-11-26

'It doesn't get any better than this ... I played so well' - Trump talks LIVE to Eurosport "Snooker\u0027s new world champion Judd Trump joined Eurosport LIVE on Facebook to discuss his victory at the Crucible."...
23:04, 2019-05-06

Thailand man electrocuted to death as he played with phone while it charged A Thai man was reportedly electrocuted to death as he played with his phone in Thailand's western county of Chonburi...
02:32, 2019-12-04

Dennis Praet: ‘I played my first Leicester game with somebody else’s boots’ The midfielder on rejecting Arsenal as a teenager and how he chose to join Leicester after watching them on Sampdoria’s team busEverything was a bit ...
14:16, 2019-09-20

Chara played with plates, wires, screws to fix broken jaw BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara broke his jaw in multiple places and played the last three games of the Stanley Cup Final with “...
22:28, 2019-06-14

Peyton Manning says a former Broncos teammate is the best athlete he ever played with Von Miller stands out among all of Manning's former teammates, the future Hall of Famer says...
21:20, 2019-06-27

Hailie Sahar Reveals the Pose Character She Almost Played Believe it or not, the Pose we know today almost didn't have a Lulu Ferocity. When series creator Ryan Murphy first wrote the script, there was neve...
14:48, 2019-09-20

Ed Sheeran tops radio's most-played songs of 2018 Ed Sheeran tops airplay charts for the third time in four years - but another act had the most-played song....
02:00, 2019-06-10

Bratislava v Wolves to be played behind closed doors - UEFA "Oct 9 (Reuters) - Slovan Bratislava\u0027s next Europa League match against Wolverhampton Wanderers will be played behind closed doors after the Slo...
19:08, 2019-10-09

'Probably the best match I've ever played' - Thiem after beating Djokovic at the ATP finals "Austria\u0027s Dominic Thiem described his stunning victory over Novak Djokovic at the ATP Finals on Tuesday as probably the best match he has ever ...
09:44, 2019-11-13

Halo: Reach Launches On PC, Becomes Third Most Played Game On Steam The remaster of Halo: Reach came out on PC today, marking the series’ return to the platform after 12 long years, and Steam users have given it a Spa...
01:24, 2019-12-04

That Time Dave McKenna Played Offensive Tackle Our beloved colleague Dave McKenna tells good stories. He’s done a lot of cool shit, met many weird people in weird ways, and had his run-ins with th...
22:32, 2019-05-15

This Cute Kaiju Rampage Is The Best Dreams Level I've Played So Far There’s plenty of games about fighting and hunting monsters, but not enough games about being a monster and smashing things up. Thankfully there’s Dr...
00:16, 2019-08-30