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US company indicted for illegally smuggling valuable eels

May. 03, 2022 09:46 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The federal government has indicted a seafood distributor and eight of its employees and associates on charges of smuggling valuable eels. The company, American Eel Depot of Totowa, New Jersey, is the biggest importer and wholesale distributor of eel meat in the...

EXPLAINER: Where do US opioid trials, settlements stand?

Apr. 11, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

The effort to hold drug companies, pharmacies and distributors accountable for their role in the opioid crisis has led to a whirlwind of legal activity around the U.S. that can be difficult keep tabs on. Three trials are underway now, in Florida, West Virginia and Washington state....

Treasury brews up ideas for a more competitive beer market

Feb. 18, 2022 12:16 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government wants to give beer lovers more choices than the usual suspects when they reach for a drink — and help them pay less for whatever they choose. As part of a larger Biden administration effort to boost competition in all sorts of industries, the...