Saturday, September 21, 2019

Opioid firm hit with $572M fine in landmark ruling

Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson must pay $572M for its part in fuelling America's opioid painkiller addiction crisis, a judge in Oklahoma has ruled. The company...

Prince Andrew: I did not suspect Epstein’s behaviour

Prince Andrew has defended his former friendship with Jeffrey Epstein, saying "at no stage" did he "see or suspect" any criminal behaviour. Epstein, 66, took...

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo for chokehold in Eric Garner’s death

Daniel Pantaleo, the New York City police officer seen on video using a chokehold during Eric Garner's deadly arrest five years ago ⁠— sparking...

Elton John defends Harry and Meghan’s use of private jets

Sir Elton John has defended the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's use of private jets - and said he paid to carbon offset their...

Leaked U.K. government memos warn of food, drug shortages in a ‘no-deal’ Brexit

Secret British government documents have warned of serious disruptions across the country in the event that the U.K. leaves the European Union without a...

U.S. announces crackdown on legal immigrants who use or may use government assistance

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Monday unveiled a new rule that could deny visas and permanent residency to hundreds of thousands of people for...

Young people dating and living with HIV – Diego Callisto

Almost 220 million people globally use online dating services. In a world where more and more people meet partners virtually, how and when do you...

Young people dating and living with HIV – Oguzhan Nuh

Almost 220 million people globally use online dating services. In a world where more and more people meet partners virtually, how and when do you...

Epstein suicide prompts conspiracy theories, skepticism

Jeffrey Epstein's apparent suicide in federal custody is provoking skepticism among online conspiracy theorists and even some officials who question how he could have...

Jeffrey Epstein, accused sex trafficker, dies by suicide: Officials

Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein has been found dead in his prison cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, US media report. His body was...