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  1. The NRA, Chinese Corruption and the Fight Against Opioid Abuse

    Know This: The NRA has named former Fox contributor Oliver North, who played a central role in the Iran-Contra affair, as its new president. A former rival of Chinese President Xi Jinping has been sentenced to life in prison for taking $27 million in bribes. And recent landslides in Rwanda have brought the national death toll from such disasters to 200 this year.

    Remember This Number: Seven days. That’s the limit of initial opioid prescriptions Walmart will provide its customers for acute pain, part of an attempt to crack down on the country’s opioid epidemic.

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