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Xanax and Valium, prescribed to treat anxiety, mood disorders and insomnia, ...
When actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of an overdose in February, the New York City medical examiner ruled that his death was the result of "acute mixed drug intoxication." Heroin, cocaine and a...
A customer pays a vendor for her purchases at Feira da Ladra flea market in ...
On Lisbon's cobblestone lanes, the Portuguese economy is hobbling along as it always has — in cash.In a tiny, 100-year-old bar, Nuno Goncalves pours out glasses of ginja — a Portuguese sweet cherry...
Some investors avoid paying taxes in a move called round-tripping — sending money offshore, then investing it in U.S. stocks or bonds. A study estimates it costs the U.S. billions in lost revenues....
Freight trains roll through the Chicago suburb of Barrington, Ill., every day, many pulling older tank cars known as DOT-111s. They're known as the "soda can" of rail cars, says village President...