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Supreme Court Bars New York's Pandemic-Related Restriction On Religious Gatherings

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Newly public documents detail the role of members of the Sackler family, owners of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, during years when the privately owned drug company launched criminal schemes designed to "turbocharge" sales of Oxycontin and other highly addictive opioid medications. Toby Talbot/AP hide caption

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Critics Want Sacklers To Face Criminal Charges For Role In Opioid Crisis

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Critics Want Individuals Held Accountable In Purdue Pharma's Opioid Case

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Federal Bankruptcy Judge Approves Purdue Pharma's Settlement With Justice Department

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Researchers point to a devastating new development: Fentanyl is making swift inroads in the western U.S., where it used to be rare. Cornelia Li for NPR hide caption

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Street Fentanyl Surges In Western U.S., Leading To Thousands Of Deaths

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President Donald Trump speaks at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit on April 24, 2019 in Atlanta. President Trump declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency. Jessica McGowan/Getty Images hide caption

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Opioid Crisis: Critics Say Trump Fumbled Response To Another Deadly Epidemic

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New York City, as seen here from Jersey City, N.J. in May, is suing the Trump administration over its "anarchist" designation. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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OxyContin Maker To Pay Out Billions In Civil, Criminal Penalties

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Purdue Pharma headquarters in Stamford, Conn., in 2019. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, and its owners, the Sackler family, have faced hundreds of lawsuits over the company's alleged role in the opioid epidemic that has killed more than 200,000 Americans. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Purdue Pharma Reaches $8B Opioid Deal With Justice Department Over OxyContin Sales

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Experts Say Attack On Hunter Biden's Addiction Deepens Stigma For Millions

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say drug overdose deaths rose in the first three months of this year. Data showing a roughly 10% increase in fatalities offer a first official snapshot of the pandemic's impact on Americans suffering addiction. DON EMMERT/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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How do Americans feel about the U.S. flag? It's complicated. Lynne Gilbert/Getty Images hide caption

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We Asked Americans How They Feel About The U.S. Flag. It Got Interesting.

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The federal government estimates one in 10 healthcare workers experience substance use disorder. There is rising concern that medical professionals are stealing powerful opioid pain medications meant for their patients. Kaz Fantone/NPR hide caption

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Some Health Workers Suffering From Addiction Steal Drugs Meant For Patients

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How Americans Are Reacting After President Trump Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

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