OxyContin maker Purdue cuts sales team, won't market opioids
Purdue's promotions exaggerated the drug's safety and risks of addiction, leading to lawsuits and federal investigations. The government pressure on opioid prescribing is having a profound effect.
Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day two
Parrot fell in his first two runs but nailed his third to bump McMorris out of the silver medal position with a score of 86.00. Gerard , at 17 the youngest in the men's competition, landed a ideal backside triple cork 1440 on his final run.
Asma Jahangir: Pakistan human rights champion dies
She was one of the few Pakistani who spoke against the state atrocities against the Baloch people and fought for their rights. Pakistan's former foreign minister, Hina Rabbani Khar, tweeted, "There' s no one who can match her bravery and courage".
Officer in Canada prime minister motorcade hurt
Trudeau arrived in San Francisco on Thursday for meetings to discuss possible Canadian investments and business partnerships. Google built its latest DeepMind artificial intelligence facility at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada.
Windows 10 insiders get Game Bar improvements
As ever, some known bugs remain, including a pause of up to 90 minutes at the 88% mark during the installation process. Talking about security , Windows Defender is now Windows Security in Settings, and the window has been remodeled.
Sean Hutchison Accused of Sexually Abusing Olympian Ariana Kukors When Underage
After practice one day when she was 15, he asked about her underwear and started kissing and touching her, Kukors writes. He once put a paper ring on my ring finger that read, 'My lovely Ari, ' and told me he wanted to spend his life with me.
Iwobi In Action As Kane Fires Dominant Tottenham Past Arsenal
Arsenal play Ostersunds in the first leg of their Europa League last 32 tie on Thursday. We kept them quiet until the last five minutes when they piled on the pressure.
$88 Billion Needed to Rebuild Post-ISIS Iraq
Analysts said Iraqi leaders are expected to pressure Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Arab states to step up to the plate. Lise Grande, UN humanitarian co-ordinator for Iraq, said failure to help Iraq could lead to renewed instability.
SNAP program would be replaced with meal kits, according to Trump's proposal
The Trump administration is proposing to replace almost half of poor Americans' monthly cash benefits with a box of food . Households that receive $90 or more in SNAP benefits would get a box of 100 percent USA -grown and produced food .
Another day, another delay for Shiffrin, other Alpine skiers
Skaardal added that FIS had "a very good opportunity" of hosting the two women's races on "favourable days for the forecast". Video of the slalom hill showed that it was a complete whiteout, making the decision to put off the event look wise .