Ken Miller and Geoff Mulvihill, Associated Press | PostedMar 26th - 1:13pm
The maker of OxyContin and the company's controlling family agreed to pay $270 million to Oklahoma on Tuesday to settle allegations they helped set off the nation's deadly opioid crisis with their aggressive marketing of the powerful painkiller.
Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press | PostedMar 26th - 1:03pm
Amid growing national concerns about election security, Tennessee's three largest counties plan to begin using voting machines that produce a verifiable paper trail in time for the presidential primaries in March 2020, whether the Republican-led state requires it or not.
Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press | PostedMar 26th - 12:14pm
A Soviet-born convicted felon who worked on real estate deals with President Donald Trump was accused in a lawsuit Monday of plotting to use Trump-branded skyscrapers to launder money allegedly stolen from a Kazakhstan bank.
Ellen Knickmeyer, Associated Press | PostedMar 26th - 11:27am
Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Tuesday defended the Trump administration's plans to collect and store nuclear waste from around the country in a site northwest of Las Vegas, saying the current system of scattered storage sites in dozens of states was unacceptable.
Rob Gillies, Associated Press | PostedMar 26th - 11:07am
China has suspended the license of a second major Canadian canola exporter, a blow to a $2 billion export sector that is widely seen as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei.
A German court has ordered weekly magazine Der Spiegel to pull passages from an article that said an exiled Iranian opposition group engaged in "torture" and "psychoterror," saying the article didn't support the allegations.
The United States on Tuesday blocked a meeting of the World Trade Organization's dispute body, gumming up its operations over the Trump administration refusal to recognize the government of President Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela.