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Joe DeStio
May 04, 2020 - 3:00 pm
The generation you were born can help determine your risk of dying from a drug overdose.
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Jennifer Bloodworth
February 27, 2020 - 2:05 pm
You don't have to go to a street corner anymore.
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Andrew Limberg
October 03, 2019 - 4:41 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - The brother of Olympic wrestler and WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle has been indicted for distributing anabolic steroids. Eric Angle, who lives in Wexford, is accused of importing steroids from China as well as other countries and then selling them on the dark web...
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Joe DeStio
September 26, 2019 - 4:50 pm
The suspect in the fentanyl overdose deaths of three people and non-fatal overdoses of three more was arraigned in federal court Thursday afternoon.
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July 31, 2019 - 2:17 am
The Trump administration is working on a plan that would allow Americans to import lower-priced prescription drugs from Canada, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Tuesday.
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July 24, 2019 - 12:17 pm
An executive at one of the nation's largest drug distribution companies said under questioning recently that the business has no obligation to the public when it comes to the amount of prescription opioid painkillers it ships.
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Prescription Pills
July 17, 2019 - 11:46 am
U.S. overdose deaths last year likely fell for the first time in nearly three decades, preliminary statistics suggest.
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Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman
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July 17, 2019 - 10:57 am
The Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was sentenced to life behind bars in a U.S. prison, a humbling end for a drug lord notorious for his ability to kill, bribe or tunnel his way out of trouble.
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June 26, 2019 - 2:54 pm
Allegheny County saw a sharp drop in accidental overdose deaths last year.
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May 15, 2019 - 11:23 am
Philadelphia police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy brought about two dozen vials of crack cocaine into a preschool at a Roman Catholic church.
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