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AP Exclusive: Colleges Got $60M From OxyContin Family

BOSTON — Prestigious universities around the world have accepted at least $60 million over the past five years from the family that owns the maker of OxyContin, even as the company became embroiled in lawsuits related to the opioid epidemic, financial records ...
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US Universities See Decline in Students From China

BURLINGTON, Vt. — After a decade of booming enrollment by students from China, American universities are starting to see steep declines as political tensions between the two countries cut into a major source of...
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NCAA Urges Gov. Newsom Not to Sign ‘Fair Pay’ Bill

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA Board of Governors wants Gov. Gavin Newsom to reject a new attempt to pay college athletes. "We've explored how it might impact the association and what it might do. We believe it would inappropriately affect interstate commerce. It ...
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Feds Blast Juul Over Claims E-Cigs Safer Than Smoking

WASHINGTON — Federal health authorities on Monday blasted vaping company Juul for illegally pitching its electronic cigarettes as a safer alternative to smoking and ordered the company to stop making unproven claims for its products. The Food and Drug Admin...