A young Native American man rides his horse through the snow near the Oceti Sakowin camp as 'water protectors' continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota.
On Saturday, hurricane Matthew raked the Georgia and South Carolina coasts with torrential rain and stiff winds. But the hurricane's eye, mercifully stayed just far enough offshore that coastal communities didn't feel the full force of its winds.
Pharmaceutical companies have invested hundreds of millions of dollars in lobbying state legislators, according to an AP investigation. Many medical experts say the value of opioids in treating most chronic pain is dubious.