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Opioid Trial: 4 Companies Reach Tentative Settlement With Ohio Counties

Four defendants, including the three big U.S. distributors, have struck a deal with Summit and Cuyahoga counties. It doesn’t resolve thousands of other lawsuits filed against the firms across the U.S.

Opioid Trial: 4 Companies Reach Tentative Settlement With Ohio Counties

Four defendants, including three big U.S. distributors, have struck a deal with Summit and Cuyahoga counties. It doesn’t resolve thousands of other lawsuits filed against the firms across the U.S.

After Redistricting, Virginia’s House Speaker Faces Tough Re-Election Bid

It was ruled that the House speaker’s district was racially gerrymandered and needed to be redrawn. Now Republican Kirk Cox faces his first competitive race in 30 years.

California Wildfire Victims Face Deadline To File Against PG&E

Monday is the deadline for victims of wildfires caused by California power company PG&E to file their claims. Only about half of those eligible for payments have already filed.

Residents In Kentucky’s Martin County Face Escalating Water Bills

In a rural coal region of Kentucky, moves to fix a notoriously dirty water supply have created a new crisis. Many are now unable to afford their water bills and are drinking water from other sources.

How 2 Kentucky Colleges Are Making Tuition-Free Work

A handful of colleges around the country charge zero dollars for tuition. To make the math work, they build their budgets around the concept that they won’t collect revenue from students.

Rudy Giuliani’s Time As New York Mayor

NPR’s Michel Martin speaks with journalist Bob Hennelly, who has spent years covering New York politics, about former Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who is a central figure in the impeachment inquiry.

Off Script: Andrew Yang’s Appeal To Undecided Voters

NPR’s Noel King speaks to Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang and undecided voters, who pressed Yang on his candidacy and how he’ll garner enough support for universal basic income.

Impeachment Inquiry: Witness Testimonies Continue This Week

More witnesses are expected to speak with lawmakers this week as part of the impeachment inquiry. One of them is the current top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, William Taylor.

Mulvaney Walks Back Ukraine Remarks, Admits It Wasn’t A ‘Perfect Press Conference’

The acting White House chief of staff denied what he previously said: that defense funding to Ukraine was frozen in part over the demand that Kyiv dig up dirt on Trump’s political rivals.

3 Soldiers Killed In Training Accident On Fort Stewart In Georgia

The tragic early morning training exercise also resulted in three other soldiers being hospitalized. The incident involved the Bradley Fighting Vehicle on which they were riding.

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