By MATTHEW PERRONE, Associated Press
September 16, 2014 7:29 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Some of the nation's largest cities are ratcheting up their criticism of prescription painkillers, blaming the industry for a wave of addiction and overdoses that have ravaged their communities and busted local budgets.
By LINDSEY TANNER, Associated Press
September 16, 2014 7:26 p.m.
CHICAGO — The number of American men and women with big-bellied, apple-shaped figures — the most dangerous kind of obesity — has climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, according to a government study.