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Oklahoma lawmakers grumble about opioid settlement

A $270 million settlement between the state of Oklahoma and the maker of OxyContin received high praise last week as an innovative way to help combat opioid addiction. But Attorney General Mike Hunter is now facing bipartisan backlash from Oklahoma lawmakers who say he overstepped his authority and circumvented their role. 

Supreme Court won't preside over egg law challenge

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to preside over a legal battle that impacts egg producers in Missouri and other states.    A total of 15 states led by Missouri and Indiana had asked the court to accept original jurisdiction over the lawsuits that challenged laws in California and Massachusetts requiring larger living areas for some farm animals.