MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press Updated 12:21 am CDT, Wednesday, July 17, 2019 FILE - This Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, file photo shows an arrangement of pills of the opioid oxycodone-acetaminophen in New York. Newly released federal data shows how drugmakers and distributors increased shipments of opioid painkillers across the U.S. as the nation’s addiction … [Read more...] about Federal data shows opioid shipments ballooned as crisis grew
Laurie Kellman and Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press Updated 9:54 pm PDT, Tuesday, July 16, 2019 FILE - In this Wednesday, April 10, 2019, file photo, Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., listens to testimony during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Gardner had good news for Colorado voters and a planned rollout. But Trump’s tweets about four Democratic … [Read more...] about Gardner had good news for Colorado. But Trump had tweets.
Hilary Fox, Associated Press Updated 9:54 pm PDT, Tuesday, July 16, 2019 In this May 21, 2019, photo actress Wu Ke-xi poses for portrait photographs at the 72nd international film festival, Cannes, southern France. Wu Ke-xi wrote a screenplay inspired by the scandal involving U.S. producer Harvey Weinstein. The #MeToo movement in entertainment isn't just an … [Read more...] about Asian entertainment industries grappling with #MeToo issues
Several civil rights groups, including the American Civil Liberties Union and the Southern Poverty Law Center, filed a lawsuit Tuesday to block the Trump administration's new rules that effectively end asylum protections. Under the rules, migrants who pass through another country on their way to the U.S. will be ineligible for asylum. "This is the Trump administration's most … [Read more...] about ACLU files lawsuit against Trump administration asylum rules
Alan Fram and Darlene Superville, Associated Press Updated 9:44 pm PDT, Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Dems prepare for condemnation of tweets vote House Democrats urged their Republican colleagues to join them in voting on a resolution condemning President Donald Trump's tweets that urged four Democratic congresswomen of color to return to their countries. (July 16) Now … [Read more...] about House vote condemns Trump’s tweets, draws some GOP support