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Sacklers Would Give Up Ownership of Purdue Pharma Under Settlement Proposal

The Sackler family would give up ownership of Purdue Pharma, the company blamed for much of the opioid epidemic, and pay $ 3 billion of their own money under terms of a settlement proposal to resolve thousands of federal and state lawsuits, according to a person familiar with the negotiations. The discussions have been going… Read More »

Hooters Will Give You Free Wings If You Rip Up A Picture Of Your Ex On Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is all about chocolates, long-stemmed red roses, and an evening by candlelight—in theory. For lots of other people, it more likely involves sitting at home and trying to ignore all the couples posting selfies to Instagram from their favorite wine bar. Not everyone loves Feb. 14. Maybe it’s because you just got out… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »