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October 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an event highlighting the opioid crisis in the U.S. October 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump plans to authorize the Department of Health and Human Services to declare a nationwide public health emergency in an effort to reduce the number of opioid overdose deaths across the nation. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Two experts explain the what, when, why, where, and how of government bailouts.

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How mountaintop removal is changing Appalachia

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How can authorities address a problem when they don’t have the resources to accurately measure?

Mourners attend a candlelight vigil at the corner of Sahara Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard for the victims of Sunday night's mass shooting, October 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The massacre is one of the deadliest mass shooting events in U.S. history. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Americans are once again mourning after another mass shooting. We explain why elected leaders fail — despite broad public support — to pass measures like