In Kinmen, Taiwan, people hope for calm amid tensions in China | Political news

Kinmen Islands, Taiwan – A storm is raging on the small Taiwanese island of Kinmen. On an empty beach along the west coast of the island, strong waves hammer a line of rusting defensive piles, set in concrete foundations, which run like the spikes on a hedgehog’s back along the coast rocky. Further up the … Read more

Walgreens contributed to San Francisco’s opioid crisis: judge

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A federal judge ruled this week that Walgreens can be held liable for contributing to San Francisco’s Opioid Crisis. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer on Wednesday upheld a city attorney’s claim that the pharmacy chain failed to exercise proper prescription oversight, including over-dispensing of addictive substances and … Read more

Walgreens contributed to San Francisco’s opioid crisis: judge

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A federal judge ruled this week that Walgreens can be held liable for contributing to San Francisco’s Opioid Crisis. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer on Wednesday upheld a city attorney’s claim that the pharmacy chain failed to exercise proper prescription oversight, including over-dispensing of addictive substances and … Read more

Vanessa Bryant in tears as lawyer accuses LA deputies of sharing Kobe crash scene photos ‘for a laugh’

Vanessa Bryant’s attorney has accused Los Angeles County officials of exploiting Kobe Bryant’s death and sharing photos from the scene of his helicopter crash ‘for a laugh’ during the opening of pleadings in a civil trial that began on Wednesday. Bryant is suing the county for invasion of privacy, arguing that Los Angeles County Sheriff’s … Read more

US gas prices fall below $4 a gallon

U.S. gasoline prices fell below $4 a gallon on Thursday, returning to their lowest level since March, a drop that provided relief to Americans struggling with the skyrocketing cost of everything from groceries on rent. The national average cost of a gallon of regular gasoline now stands at $3.99, according to AAA. That’s higher than … Read more

Russia struggles to replenish its troops in Ukraine

The prisoners of the St. Petersburg penal colony expected a visit from officials, thinking that it would be some kind of inspection. Instead, men in uniform arrived and offered them amnesty – if they agreed to fight alongside the Russian army in Ukraine. Over the next few days, around 10 left the prison, according to … Read more