City Leaders Rally Ahead Of Safe Injection Site Hearing

Federal prosecutors argue safe injection sites are illegal. source

The Answer to America's Opioid Crisis May Come From the Ocean | National Geographic

The answer to America’s opioid crisis may come from a surprising source—the ocean. ➡ Subscribe:…

New Jersey Officials Hand Out Free Narcan To Fight Opioid Epidemic

Cleve Bryan reports. source

First major opioid trial takes aim at pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson

The state of Oklahoma is suing Johnson and Johnson, claiming the pharmaceutical company “falsely downplayed…

Newt Gingrich: Kamala Harris most likely to be nominated in 2020

Former Republican congressman Newt Gingrich is weighing in on the 2020 race. The former House…

60 doctors, nurses charged with illegally prescribing opioids

Sixty people have been charged for their alleged participation in the illegal prescription and distribution…

Purdue Pharma to pay $270 million to settle Oklahoma opioid lawsuit

Purdue Pharma has reached a settlement with the state of Oklahoma over claims the maker…

Inside alleged scheme Insys Therapeutics used to sell deadly opioid: Part 1

A criminal indictment and hundreds of lawsuits accuse them of coaxing doctors with money and…

Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma may declare bankruptcy

Drugmaker Purdue Pharma, which makes Oxycontin, said to be weighing a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing…

DA: 2 Drug Counselors Die After Overdosing On Heroin At Addiction Facility

Two drug counselors died after overdosing at an addiction facility in Chester County. source

Opioid crisis is taking a toll on new mothers

New research shows the opioid epidemic can be especially deadly for new mothers. But it’s…

More Than Dozen Medical Professionals Face Drug Charges In War Against Opioids

Matt Petrillo reports. source

Trump briefly addressed opioid crisis in State of the Union

In the State of the Union, President Trump ticked off the startling, oft-repeated statistics about…

No criminal charges will be filed in Prince’s death

The prosecutor in the Minnesota county where Prince died said evidence shows Prince — who…

This Is What Happens to Your Brain on Opioids | Short Film Showcase

Driven by opioid addiction, drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in…

At opioid summit, Trump mentions death penalty for drug dealers

President Trump explained how he wants to be tougher on both pharmaceutical companies and drug…

Trump rips Mueller probe after firing of former FBI deputy

Some lawmakers are responding to the possibility that President Trump could fire special counsel Robert…

Critics raise questions about Narcan

Naloxone, also known as Narcan, is medicine that can reverse the effects of an overdose…

This Is What Happens to Your Brain on Opioids | Short Film Showcase

Driven by opioid addiction, drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in…

Family Reacts After Report Says Legislation Made Addictive Opioids Easier To Obtain

CBS 3’s Health reporter Stephanie Stahl has the story. source

Delaware County Files Lawsuit Against Manufacturers Of Pain Killers

Delaware County has filed a civil suit against more than half-dozen pharmaceutical companies, along with…