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Opioid Crisis Study Finds Number Of Fatal Overdoses Actually Higher Than Officially Reported

The nation’s current opioid crisis may be worse than previously thought. According to a researcher at the University of Virginia, the number of overdose deaths from opioids is likely much higher than what is being reported. After reviewing thousands of death certificates issued between 2008 and 2014, Dr. Christopher Ruhm discovered deaths from opioids are 24 percent higher than current ...

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Reported To HR For Period Pain: Woman’s Menstrual Cramps Made Male Colleague Feel ‘Uncomfortable’ [Opinion]

A woman has committed a heinous crime in the workplace and was subsequently reported to Human Resources. What did she do? She was on her period and having terrible menstrual cramps, so, because painkillers hadn’t had any effect, she decided to use a hot water bottle she kept in her drawer to try and reduce the pain. Her crime was ...

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Reported To HR For Period Pain: Woman’s Menstrual Cramps Made Male Colleague Feel ‘Uncomfortable’ [Opinion]

A woman has committed a heinous crime in the workplace and was subsequently reported to Human Resources. What did she do? She was on her period and having terrible menstrual cramps, so, because painkillers hadn’t had any effect, she decided to use a hot water bottle she kept in her drawer to try and reduce the pain. Her crime was ...

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Turkish Military Coup Attempt Fails Says President Erdogan — 42 Reported Dead [Video]

As reported in an earlier Inquisitr article, the Turkish military attempted to take control of the government Friday evening. According to Politico, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has now announced to the nation of Turkey that the attempt by some factions of the Turkish military failed and that the government has control once again of the country. When the coup attempt ...

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Unsealed Court Documents: Sandusky Abuse Allegation Was Reported To Joe Paterno In 1976

A newly unsealed report from a risk-management expert found six different instances where sexual abuse allegations against former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky were either witnessed by other coaches or reported to university officials, including a 1976 allegation where one alleged victim made a report directly to head coach Joe Paterno. The documents are part of a court battle in which ...

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Explosion Reported Near Holy Mosque in Medina 

A state-associated Saudi news site reported an explosion went off outside a building overlooking the Prophet’s Mosque in Medina, according to the Associated Press. The Prophet’s Mosque, the burial site of the Prophet Muhammad, is visited by millions of Muslims every year during pilgrimages to Mecca. With Ramadan ending this week, Mecca is especially teeming with travelers. Witnesses posted photos ...

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VW US emissions settlement reported to cost $15bn

German carmaker Volkswagen has reportedly reached a $ 15bn (£11.3bn) settlement with US car owners after admitting it cheated emission tests. The deal would offer to repair or buy back the affected diesel vehicles and pay owners compensation, according to sources close to the talks. Last year, US regulators discovered that VW cars were fitted with software that could distort ...

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Multiple Stabbings Reported in Clashes Between White Supremacists and Anarchists in Sacramento 

At least five people were stabbed at a protest in front of Sacramento’s Capitol building in a fight that broke out between 25 permit-wielding protestors from the Traditionalist Worker Party and 150 counter-protesting anarchists, according to the Sacramento Police Department The Traditionalist Working Party is a white supremacist organization and the anarchists self-described themselves as the “anti-fascist” resistance. Protestors on ...

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Actor Greg Ellis Has Been Found After Being Reported Missing

Actor Jonny Rees, who’s more popularly known as Greg Ellis and the voice actor for Dragon Age‘s Cullen Rutherford, has been found after being reported missing four days ago. According to Kotaku, Ellis went missing from his North Hollywood home on May 11. Ellis’ friend, Jeff Rosenthal, went on Twitter to let Ellis’ fans know that he has been found, ...

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Cops: Reported “Active Shooter” at Target Was Man Protesting Bathroom Policy

Photo: Bradley Police Department Police say disturbance at an Illinois Target initially reported as an active shooter situation was actually a man protesting the company’s transgender bathroom policy, the Chicago Tribune reports. After receiving a 911 call about the shooter on Monday, authorities say multiple law enforcement agencies responded to a Target store in Bourbonnais, Illinois. Once there, they found ...

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