For the first time in 29 years, drug overdose deaths are on the decline, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). But overdose deaths from synthetic opioids were still on the rise.
Millennials living in certain U.S. metro areas are seeing increases in non-mortgage debt, according to a study by LendingTree, at a time when debt accumulated in American households is hitting record highs.
Fentanyl in the form of a highly lethal, synthetic opioid that’s been making its way through the U.S. over the last decade. The largest source of this illicit drug is China.
Opioids have hit the U.S. hard over the last decade. In 2007, 18,515 Americans died from an opioid overdose. That number skyrocketed to 47,600 in 2017.
Recent polls indicate that Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is overtaking former Vice President Joe Biden as the Democratic frontrunner in the upcoming presidential election.
According to U.S. Courts data, U.S. farm bankruptcy rates increased by 20% in 2019, which is an eight-year high. There were a total of 595 Chapter 12 bankruptcies filed by family farmers.
Big Tech has received its share of criticism in recent years, but in a new interview, venture capitalist turned tech critic Roger McNamee specifically singled out Facebook and Google for their roles in spreading disinformation.
A new report from the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget looked at different health care plans from presidential candidates and found the most costly.
Former Obama official Rajiv Shah praised Greta Thunberg's Davos message, referring to it as a "wake-up call" for leaders around the world.
In a newly released interview with Yahoo Finance, activist and environmental lawyer Robert Kennedy Jr. lamented the widening gap between the rich and the poor in the U.S.
New research shows that “approximately 100%" of U.S. tariffs on China are paid by U.S. importers and consumers.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren took a swipe at fellow presidential candidate, Michael Bloomberg, while speaking at a recent campaign rally.
American farmers have become increasingly reliant on aid from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) since the U.S.-China trade war began in March 2018.
Being a nurse isn’t easy — in fact, more and more nurses are facing increasingly difficult working conditions and are burning out.
This year featured a variety of names, including several well-known figures who appeared on “Influencers with Andy Serwer,” a weekly interview series with leaders in business, politics, and entertainment.
President Donald Trump has tied the former President Barack Obama for the most admired man in the U.S., according to Gallup’s annual poll.
A Gallup poll found that 1 in 4 Americans say they or a family member have put off medical treatment because of cost.