Drugs

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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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April 23, 2019 - 4:54 pm
After concerns from Starbucks workers saying they worry about getting pricked by used needles in store restrooms, Business Insider reports the coffee giant has installed needle-disposal boxes in at least 25 markets in the United States.
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February 27, 2019 - 9:06 am
Police believe children were present as a meth lab was operating in Indiana County.
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February 15, 2019 - 11:03 am
President Donald Trump says he'll be declaring a national emergency so he can build a southern border wall.
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February 14, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Aaron Francisco Chavez swallowed at least one of the sky blue pills at a Halloween party before falling asleep forever. He became yet another victim killed by a flood of illicit fentanyl smuggled from Mexico into the Southwest — a profitable new business for drug gangs that has pushed the synthetic...
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February 13, 2019 - 4:14 am
In the world of corrections, there are inmates who pose security risks, and then there's "El Chapo."
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January 14, 2019 - 1:40 pm
State Police announced Monday they confiscated over $66 million worth of illegal drugs in 2018.
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January 09, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Too often people die of an opioid overdose because no one's around to notice they're in trouble. Now scientists are creating a smartphone app that beams sound waves to measure breathing — and summon help if it stops.
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December 27, 2018 - 9:13 am
The last year was a 12-month champagne toast for the legal marijuana industry as the global market exploded and cannabis pushed its way further into the financial and cultural mainstream.
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October 02, 2018 - 2:58 pm
A veto by California Gov. Jerry Brown blocking a supervised drug injection site in San Francisco has left the mayor deciding whether to go it alone on the issue.
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