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•  Walmart said yesterday that it has agreed "to pay $3.1 billion to settle opioid-crisis lawsuits brought by several U.S. states and municipalities, adding to a landmark settlement with rival pharmacy chains," the Wall Street Journal reports.  "The agreement resolves a collection of lawsuits brought by states, cities and Native American tribes."

The story notes that Walmart joins CVS and Walgreens in a group of settlements that total $12 billion.