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File-This Sept. 13, 1977, file photo shows architect Henry N. Cobb, across from the John Hancock Tower in Boston. Cobb, an architect who designed the tallest building in New England, has died at the age of 93. Cobb worked on numerous buildings throughout his 70 year career. His most celebrated being the 800-foot-tall glass skyscraper 200 Clarendon, the former John Hancock Tower in Boston. Cobb died Monday, March 2, 2020, at his Manhattan home, according to his firm, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners. (AP Photo/Chet Magnuson, File)

Henry Cobb, architect of Boston's Hancock Tower, dies at 93

Mar. 5, 2020 6:44 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Architect Henry N. Cobb, who designed the tallest building in New England, has died. He was 93. Cobb died Monday at his Manhattan home, according to his firm, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners. The most celebrated building of Cobb's 70-year career was the 800-foot-tall glass skyscraper now...

West Virginia plan: Companies pay $1.25B to end opioid suits

Mar. 2, 2020 6:29 PM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Communities in West Virginia say they would get $1.25 billion from the drug industry in a proposed settlement that would end most of the litigation stemming from the opioid crisis in the state. The deal would be the first of its kind, even as drug makers, distribution companies and...

FILE - This Aug. 15, 2017 file photo shows an arrangement of pills of the opioid oxycodone-acetaminophen, also known as Percocet, in New York. Dozens of Ohio local government leaders gathered privately Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, to discuss how to divide millions of dollars from a prospective opioid settlement. The goal is to position themselves to enter settlement talks with drugmakers as a united front with the state, which would be a first nationally. (AP Photo/Patrick Sison, File)

Local governments in Ohio seeking unity in opioid litigation

Feb. 11, 2020 6:09 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dozens of Ohio local government leaders gathered privately in Columbus Tuesday to discuss how to divide millions of dollars from a prospective opioid settlement, potentially positioning them to enter settlement talks with drugmakers as a united front. About 75 mayors, county...

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $344M in pelvic mesh case

Jan. 30, 2020 8:27 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego judge on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay nearly $344 million in penalties for deceptively marketing pelvic mesh devices for women. Superior Court Judge Eddie Sturgeon ruled against the medical giant in a lawsuit brought in 2016 by the California Department of...

Judge says Johnson & Johnson must pay nearly $344 million for deceptively marketing pelvic mesh devices for women

Jan. 30, 2020 5:20 PM EST
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Judge says Johnson & Johnson must pay nearly $344 million for deceptively marketing pelvic mesh devices for women.