Drugmaker to pay $1.4B in largest US opioid treatment settlement

Reckitt Benckiser Group has agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to resolve a long-running United States federal investigation into the company's sales and marketing of Suboxone, a prescription drug used to treat people addicted to heroin, painkillers and other opioids.

Woman who complained about ‘Blue Lives Matter' flag gets $100K

An African-American employee who claimed she was subject to stress and racial harassment after she complained about a coworker's "Blue Lives Matter" flag and after she put up an "equity wall" has settled her lawsuit with an Oregon county, her attorney said Friday.

Ex-GOP lawmaker settles lawsuit against CWU for $155K

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Former Washington state Rep. Matt Manweller has settled a wrongful termination lawsuit against his former employer, Central Washington University for $155,000. Manweller had initially sought more than $2 million in damages.The Northwest News Network reports the settlement was filed last week in Kittitas County Superior Court. According to the stipulated judgment and order to pay, CWU did not admit any liability and will not pay Manweller's attorney fees.