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Purdue Pharma Is Dissolved and Sacklers Pay $4.5 Billion to Settle Opioid Claims
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Supreme Court, Breaking Silence, Won't Block Texas Abortion Law

Supreme Court, Breaking Silence, Won't Block Texas Abortion Law

By Adam Liptak, J. David Goodman and Sabrina Tavernise

The law, which prohibits most abortions after six weeks and went into effect on Wednesday, was drafted by Texas lawmakers with the goal of frustrating efforts to challenge it in federal court.

Purdue Pharma Is Dissolved and Sacklers Pay $4.5 Billion to Settle Opioid Claims

Purdue Pharma Is Dissolved and Sacklers Pay $4.5 Billion to Settle Opioid Claims

By Jan Hoffman

The ruling in bankruptcy court caps a long legal battle over the fate of a company accused of fueling the opioid epidemic and the family that owns it.

After Quick Victory, Taliban Find Governing Is Harder

After Quick Victory, Taliban Find Governing Is Harder

By Matthieu Aikins

The two weeks since the fall of Kabul have been a scramble for Taliban officials, who are trying to take up the functions of a new government on the eve of its announcement.

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Monica Lewinsky Is (Reluctantly) Revisiting 'That Woman'

Arts

Monica Lewinsky Is (Reluctantly) Revisiting 'That Woman'

By Jessica Bennett

As a producer on the new FX series "Impeachment," she hopes to reframe her story and boost her burgeoning Hollywood career. But that doesn't mean the experience has been easy.

What if the Coronavirus Crisis Is Just a Trial Run?

Opinion | Guest Essay

What if the Coronavirus Crisis Is Just a Trial Run?

By Adam Tooze

The year 2020 gave us a glimpse of something radically new: tensions in politics, finance and geopolitics intersecting with a natural shock on a global scale.

Today's Videos

An Inside Look: Kabul's Airport After the Taliban Takeover

Video Video: An Inside Look: Kabul's Airport After the Taliban Takeover

By Jordan Bryon, Sarah Kerr and Ang Li

Our camera captured scenes from inside the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul on Aug. 31, just hours after the Taliban took control.

C.D.C. Urges Caution Surrounding Labor Day Travel

Video Video: C.D.C. Urges Caution Surrounding Labor Day Travel

By The Associated Press

The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said unvaccinated people should avoid traveling during the Labor Day holiday weekend with the Delta variant spreading, and cases, hospitalizations and deaths rising.

Drone Footage Shows Extent of Damage in Louisiana

Video Video: Drone Footage Shows Extent of Damage in Louisiana

By The New York Times

Hurricane Ida battered much of the Louisiana coast, with extreme flooding and damage to homes and businesses. Drone footage shows the extent of the cleanup in the area surrounding New Orleans.

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