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Native American tribes have reached settlements over the toll of opioids totaling $590 million with drugmaker Johnson & Johnson and the country's three largest drug distribution companies

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More than a dozen historically Black colleges and universities received bomb threats on Tuesday, February 1.

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If you are Black or Hispanic in a conservative state that already limits access to abortions, you are far more likely than a white woman to have one.

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Former President Trump says he is running again even as prosecutors investigate him, his family and associates in multiple jurisdictions in connection with potential fraud and election interference as well as the Jan. 6 insurrection

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Democrats in Congress have fractured repeatedly over President Joe Biden’s agenda, stalling legislation and creating an atmosphere of mistrust that has made it increasingly difficult for progressives and centrists to work together. But one area where they agree is on Biden’s nominations to the courts

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Gas stoves are contributing more to global warming than previously thought because of constant tiny methane leaks while they’re off

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President Joe Biden on Thursday affirmed his pledge to nominate the first Black woman to the U.S. Supreme Court, saying it was “long overdue."

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In a democracy, voters choose their political leaders. In a democracy that permits gerrymandering elected leaders choose their voters.

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The Federal Reserve signaled that it plans to begin raising its benchmark interest rate as soon as March

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 A mechanical engineer explains the science after 2 years of testing masks in his lab

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