Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt sues maker of OxyContin

The suit alleges Purdue "misrepresented and trivialized the risk of addiction from "prolonged use" and "re-assured prescribers" that signs of addiction were due to so-called "pseudo-addiction" among other reasons". The lawsuit also accuses Purdue Pha... More..

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USA says it's going ahead with North Korea summit plan
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

USA says it's going ahead with North Korea summit plan

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Japan would not resume normal ties with the country unless North Korea settles the row over the abduction of a dozen Japanese citizens between the 1970s and 1980s. The sixth and ...More..

Kerch Bridge is another violation of Ukraine's sovereignty
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Kerch Bridge is another violation of Ukraine's sovereignty

Putin, at the wheel of an orange heavy KAMAZ dump truck drove 12 miles across the bridge from the Kerch Strait. The Crimean Bridge will open to traffic in both directions on Wednesday, May 16. He stressed t...More..

Gov. Rauner seeks to reinstate death penalty
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Gov. Rauner seeks to reinstate death penalty

Democrats pushed back. Senate President John Cullerton of Chicago said in a statement that "the death penalty should never be used as a political tool to advance one's agenda". Rauner's office says the IL tou...More..

Senior Prank Is Smash Hit
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Senior Prank Is Smash Hit

Senior class prank season tests the patience of the adults in the room and the adults of Cumberland, Wis ., have passed the test. Kids will be kids and it's not a time to go to DEFCON 1. Photos that the school...More..

President Trump May Acknowledge Paying Off Stormy Daniels in Routine Campaign Paperwork
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

President Trump May Acknowledge Paying Off Stormy Daniels in Routine Campaign Paperwork

Novartis, a Swiss pharmaceutical company, said in a statement that they had entered into a year-long deal with Cohen "shortly after the election of President Trump , focused on US healthcare policy matters". C...More..

Political backlash grows against Trump's helping hand to ZTE
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Political backlash grows against Trump's helping hand to ZTE

The visit is a follow-up to talks led by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Beijing earlier this month, when they failed to bridge their wide differences. But over in the legislative branch, Reuters repo...More..

Protesters Gather at US Embassy in Jerusalem on Day of Violence
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Protesters Gather at US Embassy in Jerusalem on Day of Violence

But the move infuriated Palestinians , who seek the eastern part of the city that Israel captured in the 1967 Mideast war as their future capital. The AP said that was the bloodiest day in the area since...More..

Sichuan Airlines copilot sucked out of cockpit through broken window
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Sichuan Airlines copilot sucked out of cockpit through broken window

Sichuan Airlines 3U8633 was en route from Chongqing in south-west China to Lhasa in Tibet when the incident happened. Liu Chuanjian braved the intense cold and blasting wind to slow the airliner from its ...More..

British spy chief: 'Reckless' Russian behavior threatens West
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

British spy chief: 'Reckless' Russian behavior threatens West

Although there have been no further attacks in the United Kingdom since the Parsons Green Tube incident in London last September, which did not claim any lives but injured 23 people, Mr Parker will warn that th...More..

MoD confirms clashes continue in the outskirts of Farah city
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

MoD confirms clashes continue in the outskirts of Farah city

Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said that a counter-offensive operation was ongoing and the security forces were trying to bring the situation under control. The insurgents released a statement warni...More..

Motorcycle bomb explodes outside Surabaya police station in Indonesia
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Motorcycle bomb explodes outside Surabaya police station in Indonesia

The Jakarta Post quoted National Police spokesman Setyo Wasisto as saying that the February assault fit a pattern of recent terrorist attacks in other countries, and that Suliyono had been radicalized after jo...More..

Severe weather affecting region
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Severe weather affecting region

Monday night -A chance of showers. Heavy rains are coming through the area Monday morning, but some northern spots may stay dry as the heaviest rains stick to the south. Today's severe weather prediction ...More..

Gain for Pakistan's democracy, not so much for India — Civilian-military tussle
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Gain for Pakistan's democracy, not so much for India — Civilian-military tussle

Or is one to presume that he was helpless because his government was working under the command of the Pakistan Army and the ISI? Sharif, asked about his ouster, brought up issues of security and foreign polic...More..

by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Israeli rabbi who compared black people to monkeys blesses Ivanka Trump, husband

The move itself was one of the prime reasons Palestinians charged the border fence with Israel, armed with rocks, tires, and homemade explosives. The Comedy Central host played video of Trump at a rally, wher...More..

by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Today's election ballot filled with choices

Republican voters will choose either Jim Christiana of Beaver County or Lou Barletta, of Hazleton, to advance to the fall showdown against Democratic incumbent Bob Casey Jr. They will find out who their Democra...More..

Brad Stevens:
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Brad Stevens: "The praise is uncomfortable"

But all of the praise is making the head coach a little uneasy. "It is silly", Stevens said [ via ESPN ]. One thing that Al Horford is impressed with is just how well Stevens helps with the young guys. St...More..

Oil Price Hike After Pre-Poll Freeze Fuels Allegations of Government Intervention
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Oil Price Hike After Pre-Poll Freeze Fuels Allegations of Government Intervention

Prices have more or less mirrored worldwide rates since then. We can expect further price hikes in the coming days. It has already depreciated 5 per cent this year, and if it continues to slip, sharper fuel pri...More..

Mother denies abuse after her 10 children are taken into protective custody
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Mother denies abuse after her 10 children are taken into protective custody

During the search, nine more children were found, ranging in age from 4 months to 11 years old. Sharon Henry, chief deputy district legal professional for Solano County, stated she was "horrified" by the sta...More..

Pilot 'sucked halfway' out of cockpit after windshield shatters
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Pilot 'sucked halfway' out of cockpit after windshield shatters

A Sichuan Airlines Airbus A319 passenger jet was diverted to Chengdu on Tuesday, after losing one of the cockpit windshield while flying at 33,200 ft (FL332) altitude and at speeds of around 450 knots. "It was...More..

Flying Lava Bombs From Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Could Spark Mass Evacuation
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Flying Lava Bombs From Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Could Spark Mass Evacuation

The American Red Cross said 500 people sought refuge in its shelters on Sunday night because of worsening volcanic activity. Two more fissures opened in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 19. "So far ...More..

Nawaz Sharif: Pakistan sent terrorists to India to execute 26/11 attacks
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Nawaz Sharif: Pakistan sent terrorists to India to execute 26/11 attacks

Sharif admitted that Pakistan has "isolated" itself and the country's "narrative" is no longer accepted across the world. "We must look into it", he said in an interview to Pakistan's leading newspaper, Dawn...More..

Mom of 2 slain kids says nanny tried to destroy her family
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Mom of 2 slain kids says nanny tried to destroy her family

Ortega was convicted last month in the deaths of 6-year-old Lucia Krim and 2-year-old Leo Krim and was sentenced Monday. The couple advised how Ortega robbed them of their kids and the way her household a...More..

Nawaz rejects NSC's declaration, demands National Commission to unearth facts
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Nawaz rejects NSC's declaration, demands National Commission to unearth facts

On the formation of a national commission, Sharif asked, "Who led Pakistan towards isolation and has brought the country to a stage where the worldwide community is not ready to accept Pakistan's narrative. "Na...More..

Chris Paul Sparks Rockets over Jazz in Game 4
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Chris Paul Sparks Rockets over Jazz in Game 4

All the current team needed to do to overtake the '08 showing was follow the Game 2 win in Houston with two competitive games in Salt Lake City. The Rockets won 100-87 on Monday (NZT) in Salt Lake City to t...More..

Sadr takes surprise lead in Iraq polls
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Sadr takes surprise lead in Iraq polls

Next in the running is the Conquest Alliance, made up of ex-fighters from mainly Iran-backed paramilitary units that battled ISIL, with results putting them ahead in four provinces and second in eight others. F...More..

Arsenal will find it hard to replace Wenger - Gilberto Silva
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Arsenal will find it hard to replace Wenger - Gilberto Silva

The big clubs say: 'So we have to share the money but nobody is interested in you?' LEICESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Fousseni Diabate of Leicester City shoots past Petr Cech of Arsenal during the Premier League m...More..

Sonam Kapoor back to work, Anand follows her
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Sonam Kapoor back to work, Anand follows her

Sonam after the wedding added the name Ahuja to on her Instagram handle. According to the e-invites, the families have requested the presence of their guests for three events - the mehendi ceremony, the wed...More..

Allegri planning to stay at Juventus
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Allegri planning to stay at Juventus

Massimiliano Allegri has led the club to a fourth straight domestic double during his time at the club, with the Juve coach being linked with succeeding Arsene Wenger at Arsenal . Having a team with human...More..

Sonam Kapoor looks phenomenal in Ralph and Russo at Cannes 2018
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Sonam Kapoor looks phenomenal in Ralph and Russo at Cannes 2018

Her recent click is now trending all across in which Sonam dazzled in a new look. Last night, after making a glam red carpet appearance, Sonam rocked a Delpozo outfit during the Auction dinner. She carried a ...More..