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North Carolina AG sues family that owns Purdue Pharma

North Carolina's attorney general is the latest to file a lawsuit against the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma as part of an effort to address the opioid epidemic.
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General Mills recalls Gold Medal Flour for possible E. coli contamination

The Food and Drug Administration says General Mills has issued a recall for certain kinds of flour over E.coli concerns.

Oil prices drop ahead of update on Saudi oil production

Oil prices are falling a day after their biggest single-day jump in years due to a weekend attack on a key Saudi Arabia energy facility.

Legendary journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts dies

Renowned ABC News journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died at the age of 75.

US indicates Iran to blame for Saudi oil strike; Iran denies

The U.S. tried to build its case Monday that Iran was behind the fiery weekend attack on key Saudi Arabian oil facilities that raised new war worries and sent energy prices spiraling worldwide. Iran denied responsibility, while President Donald Trump said the United States was "locked and loaded" to respond if necessary.

Warren has own plan for everything, though not health care

Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that. But on health care, she's with Bernie.

Still reeling from Dorian, Bahamas faces tropical storm

Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed a couple of small airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipelago's northwest region that was already hit by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago.

White House says bin Laden son killed in US operation

The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden , the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region.
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Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college admissions scam

"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter's SAT scores in the college admissions scandal that ensnared dozens of wealthy and well-connected parents.

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