• Tennessee joins states suing OxyContin maker
Tennessee joins states suing OxyContin maker

Ken Paxton announced Tuesday afternoon. An estimated 2.4 million Americans are addicted to narcotics including prescription painkillers and heroin. It also denied the allegations made in the six lawsuits. MA last week sent a letter to Purdue notifying the company of its intention to sue. According to the lawsuit, Purdue Pharma intentionally relea...

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  • Pelosi slams Trump move to clawback Ebola funds amid Congo outbreak
Pelosi slams Trump move to clawback Ebola funds amid Congo outbreak

The Ministry of Health in the Democratic Republic of the Congo deployed Rapid Response Teams to investigate cases and deaths reported in Bikoro health zone in the Equateur province. This is particularly to the provincial capital of one million people. "We know from previous outbreaks that the DRC are ready to act, but they need global support to en...

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  • Rockets, Warriors advance to Western Conference finals
Rockets, Warriors advance to Western Conference finals

Golden State will be playing in the Western Conference finals for the fourth straight year, having advanced to the NBA Finals each of the previous three seasons and winning titles in 2017 and 2015. He scored or assisted on 29 of the Jazz's 32 points in that quarter. Meanwhile in Texas, Chris Paul scored 41 points as Houston made sure of th...

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  • Women wait six months after cancer test failures
Women wait six months after cancer test failures

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said that up to 270 lives may have been cut short because of the mistake. It's a "colossal system failure", she said. He said: "I was gobsmacked and knew straight away Trix was one of the people never given a scan".

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