For the Record


Trade war: In the April 5 Section A, an article about the escalating trade war between the U.S. and China said motorcycles were on the list of goods targeted by China. They are not.

Opioid deaths: In the April 6 California section, an article about deaths tied to opioid overdoses said 4.9% of every 100,000 people living in the U.S. died of a heroin overdose in 2016. The rate should not have been expressed as a percentage; 4.9 of every 100,000 people died of a heroin overdose that year.

BMG: In the April 3 Business section, an article about record label BMG’s venture into the movie business said a documentary about singer David Crosby would be released in September. It does not have a release date.


Free tours: In the April 1 Travel section, the Money Matters column said the Jefferson hotel in Washington, D.C., offers walking tours led by Custom Tours of D.C. The tours are self-guided.

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