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Study Finds US Overdose Deaths Have Been Increasing For Decades

​Researchers think the recent opioid epidemic may be part of a larger, ongoing process.

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2:22Jason Van Dyken on trial for killing Laquan McDonald
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Jason Van Dyke Faces Murder In A City That Rarely Convicts Its Police

1:15Neon sign of Facebook logo
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ACLU Accuses Facebook Of Allowing Gender-Biased Job Postings

0:49A person prepares drugs to inject intravenously.
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Senate Passes Bipartisan Bill Tackling Opioid Crisis

2:19South Carolina coast amid storm
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South Carolina Inmates Won't Be Evacuated. Here's Why.

2:17Former CBS CEO Les Moonves
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Former CEO Of CBS Les Moonves Could Exit With $120M — Or Nothing

0:56Stephon Clark's grandmother crying behind podium while surrounded by loved ones
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Family of Stephon Clark Files $35 Million Claim Against Sacramento

3:11Aerial photo of Yale University.
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This Title IX Case Set The Foundation For Campus Sexual Assault Policy

2:59Supreme Court Justice Nominee Brett Kavanaugh is questioned by members of the Senate Judiciary Committee
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LGBTQ Groups Slam Brett Kavanaugh Over Questions On Gay Rights

0:54Colin Kaepernick kneels with teammate
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NFL: Kaepernick's Social Justice Causes Deserve 'Attention And Action'

3:35College building and judicial scale graphic
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College Courtrooms: Why Assault Cases Use Low Standards Of Evidence

0:42Public Housing in Brooklyn
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Prosecutors: NYC Isn't Complying With Deal To Clean Up Public Housing

14:09Iraqi children file up the stairs of a slide on a new playground July 2, 2004 in Baghdad, Iraq.
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'The Day Ahead' Talks Gender And Children

11:05Trailer for "BlacKkKlansman"
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Black Representation On Screen Has Evolved ... And Needs To Continue

0:47Alex Jones
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Judge Won't Dismiss Sandy Hook Parents' Lawsuit Against Alex Jones

0:33Colin Kaepernick
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Colin Kaepernick's Collusion Complaint Against The NFL Will Move On

2:06Reimagined illustrations of Marvel's Dust character
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This Illustrator Gave Marvel's Dust Character A Realistic Makeover

2:38Students learn about sexual assault on college campuses.
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How Colleges Are Handling A High-Risk Time For Sexual Assault

2:07The missing child poster for 5-year-old Rilya Wilson
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Children Of Color Are Going Missing At An Alarming Rate

2:26Nurx PrEP testing kit.
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Could Telemedicine Be The Answer To HIV Prevention?

24:03Jennifer Garner, who serves as a Save the Children trustee and artist ambassador.
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'Tell Me More': Jennifer Garner And Mark Shriver On Early Education

3:29A young boy plays with toys at a playgroup.
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How Children's Toys Can Create Stereotypes

2:10Formally detained immigrant plays soccer
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Want Kids To Be Resilient? Show Them They Matter

2:43"For Sale" sign on home
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Gentrification Can Be A Good Thing — Just Check The Data

3:06Students holding banners participate in a demonstration.
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Parents Are Going Further Into Debt To Send Their Kids To College

3:16A child wears a Human Rights Campaign logo
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More Parents Are Raising Their Kids As Gender Creative

3:47Children take the say the Pledge of Allegiance during a children's citizenship ceremony.
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The Debate Continues Over The Pledge Of Allegiance In Schools

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Today's Horror Films Are Hitting Too Close To Home

1:47Jack Phillips
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Colorado Baker Is Going To Court Again After Refusing A Cake Order

4:00Money
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More People Are Donating To Causes Ignited By Their Rage

2:47A Green Bay Packers fan and a Chicago Bears fan scream at each other.
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What Is Tribalism?