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US Catholic priests describe turmoil amid sex abuse crisis

CHICOPEE, Mass. (AP) - More than a century ago, waves of Catholic immigrants from Ireland, Poland and Quebec settled in Chicopee and other western...

US Catholic priests beset by overwork, isolation, scandals

CHICOPEE, Mass. (AP) - More than a century ago, waves of Catholic immigrants from Ireland, Poland and Quebec settled in Chicopee and other western...

Alaska doctor, nurse charged with vast opioid distribution

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska doctor and nurse practitioner face federal charges of illegally distributing millions of opioid doses to patients that resulted...

Victims, families gain key role in Purdue bankruptcy case

Victims of opioid addiction weren't in the room when OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma persuaded half the state attorneys general to settle claims over the...

Tentative opioids settlement falls short of nationwide deal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A tentative settlement announced Wednesday over the role Purdue Pharma played in the nation's opioid addiction crisis falls short of...

Tentative opioids settlement falls short of nationwide deal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A tentative settlement announced Wednesday over the role Purdue Pharma played in the nation's opioid addiction crisis falls short of...

Tentative opioids settlement falls short of nationwide deal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A tentative settlement announced Wednesday over the role Purdue Pharma played in the nation's opioid addiction crisis falls short of...

Some states, towns skeptical over proposed opioid settlement

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - An offer from OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family to settle some 2,000 lawsuits over their contribution to...

Judge orders drugmaker to pay $572 million in opioid lawsuit

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - An Oklahoma judge on Monday found Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries helped fuel the state's opioid crisis and ordered...

Okla. judge orders drugmaker to pay $572M in opioid lawsuit

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - An Oklahoma judge on Monday found Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries helped fuel the state's opioid crisis and ordered...