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Steam and volcanic gases rise as lava flows into the Pacific Ocean southeast of Pahoa during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii, U.S., May 20, 2018. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

Walmart to restrict opioid dispensing at its pharmacies

(Reuters) – Walmart Inc said on Monday it would restrict initial acute opioid prescriptions to no more than a seven-day (More…)

‘Go now’, Hawaii residents warned as eruptions spread

By Terray Sylvester

PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) – Emergency authorities battling lava flows and gas erupting from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano told (More…)

Too many cancer drugs? Crowded market gives investors pause

By Ben Hirschler

LONDON (Reuters) – In London’s world-famous Great Ormond Street children’s hospital, Dr. Karin Straathof is excited about (More…)

Tyson Foods backs Israeli startup to grow meat in the lab

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Tyson Foods, the largest U.S. meat processor, has invested in an Israeli biotech company developing a way (More…)

Tick, mosquito-borne infections spiking in United States: CDC

By Gina Cherelus

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The number of Americans sickened each year by bites from infected mosquitoes, ticks (More…)

Unusual eruptions at world’s largest active geyser in Yellowstone

By Jon Herskovitz

(Reuters) – The world’s largest active geyser has erupted three times in the past six weeks at (More…)

Miami among cities at risk from yellow fever spread : study

GENEVA (Reuters) – Miami is at risk of a deadly yellow fever outbreak because the disease could thrive there but (More…)

J&J Baby Powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

By Tina Bellon

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A $117 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson and a supplier in favor (More…)

Scientists hope harpoons can skewer space garbage crisis

STEVENAGE, England (Reuters) – A European satellite launched this week to try out ways of tackling the growing amount of (More…)

Developing nations to study ways to dim sunshine, slow warming

By Alister Doyle

OSLO (Reuters) – Scientists in developing nations plan to step up research into dimming sunshine to curb (More…)