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U.S. announces sweeping action against Chinese fentanyl supply chain producers

U.S. announces sweeping action against Chinese fentanyl supply chain producers

About two-thirds of the more than 100,000 fatal drug overdoses in the country are related to fentanyl
2 dead after shooting at major Bangkok shopping mall

2 dead after shooting at major Bangkok shopping mall

Teen suspect has been arrested
UN votes to send a Kenya-led force to Haiti to curb gang violence

UN votes to send a Kenya-led force to Haiti to curb gang violence

Haiti has called for such an intervention since last October
Karikó and Weissman win Nobel Prize in medicine for work on mRNA vaccines

Karikó and Weissman win Nobel Prize in medicine for work on mRNA vaccines

Scientists’ discoveries were critical in slowing spread of COVID-19
Environmental groups demand rules to protect rare whales from ship collisions

Environmental groups demand rules to protect rare whales from ship collisions

Fewer than 340 North Atlantic right whales remain
Mounting pressure from customers making some miners switch to renewable energy

Mounting pressure from customers making some miners switch to renewable energy

Mining operations account for some 4%-7% of global greenhouse gas emissions
Few Americans say conservatives can speak freely on college campuses: poll

Few Americans say conservatives can speak freely on college campuses: poll

Both Republicans and Democrats say liberals can speak more freely than conservatives
California’s mental health court rolls out to high expectations and uncertainty

California’s mental health court rolls out to high expectations and uncertainty

Program will fast-track people with psychotic disorders into housing and medical care
Mexico’s rescue and drug-sniffing dogs start out at army puppy kindergarten

Mexico’s rescue and drug-sniffing dogs start out at army puppy kindergarten

Facility turns out about 300 expert Belgian Malinois a year
Fight over precious groundwater in rural California town is rooted in carrots

Fight over precious groundwater in rural California town is rooted in carrots

Property owners taking their right to water to court