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3,271 Pill Bottles, a Town of 2,831: Court Filings Say Corporations Fed Opioid Epidemic

The Walgreens employee was bewildered by the quantity of opioids the company was shipping to just one store. Its pharmacy in Port Richey, Fla. (population 2,831) was ordering 3,271 bottles of oxycodone a month. “I don’t know how they can even house this many bottles to be honest,” Barbara Martin, whose job was to review… Read More »

‘Old Town Road’ sparks breakthrough when mostly nonverbal autistic boy sings along, mom says

More than just a catchy tune, “Old Town Road” gave one Minnesota family a miracle. The popular country-rap hit is apparently the song that sparked something inside of an autistic, mostly nonverbal boy from Cottage Grove, a city roughly 25 miles southeast of Minneapolis. GUY FIERI WANTS TO MAKE A ‘FLAVOR TOWN ROAD REMIX’ OF LIL… Read More »