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Lorraine Nunes

Freedom of press is power.

CNN ARTICLE President Donald Trump said Thursday that his administration plans to declare the opioid crisis a national emergency, a designation that would offer states and federal agencies more resources and power to combat the epidemic. “The opioid crisis is an emergency, and I am saying, officially, right now, it …

ABC NEWS A former FBI agent and his daughter, who were both found guilty of murdering the daughter’s husband, told ABC News’ “20/20” in a pre-trial interview that they were convinced her husband was trying to kill them and they were just defending themselves. “I’m going to do everything that I have …

CNN ARTICLE (CNN)Sunbathers were stunned by the sight of a dinghy packed with dozens of African migrants landing on a Spanish beach Wednesday. The boat arrived on Playa de los Alemanes, a beach in the Spanish town of Zahara de los Atunes, near Cadiz. The incident, caught on camera, shows …

CHICAGO TRIBUNE United Airlines is apologizing to the owners of dog who died in the cargo hold of a plane on a flight from Houston to San Francisco. A United spokesman said Tuesday that the airline is reviewing the incident. KTRK-TV in Houston reports that a local family says their 5-year-old …

Disney’s earnings report revealed the company spent $177 million to settle the “pink slime” lawsuit from a story ABC ran about beef in 2012.  Lawyers claim the phrase “pink slime” made Beef Products Inc. lose customers.  The company also laid off 700 workers after the report.  BUSINESS INSIDER ARTICLE Disney …

Business Insider Article 53.60 -0.92 (-1.70 %) An analyst downgraded Starbucks shares, saying the chain’s large number of US locations is cannibalizing sales. A Starbucks location has on average more than three others within a mile, according to the analyst. Starbucks has struggled to increase traffic in recent months — and …

Tech Crunch   Bad news if you were just getting used to all of the new Disney stuff hitting Netflix: that deal is on the way out. Disney has just announced plans to end its distribution agreement with Netflix in 2019, instead opting to launch its own streaming service sometime during that …

Variety Article   “13 Reasons Why” is beefing up its cast, adding seven new actors to Season 2 of the Netflix hit, Variety has learned. Anne Winters, Bryce Cass, Chelsea Alden, Allison Miller, Samantha Logan, Kelli O’Hara, and Ben Lawson have joined the second season of “13 Reasons Why,” which is currently in production. None of the …

Los Angeles Times President Trump starkly warned North Korea to stop making nuclear threats Tuesday in the kind of bellicose rhetoric usually associated with the rulers in Pyongyang, twice declaring, “They will be met with the fire and fury like the world has never seen.” The president’s dramatic threat of annihilation …

Hollywood Reporter Article First, Vanity Fair published a September cover story on Angelina Jolie, her first interview following her widely publicized divorce. Critics responded, attacking Jolie’s casting process on her new Netflix film. Jolie responded saying she was “upset” by the mag’s retelling of the process. Now, it’s the magazine’s …