to experience the full functionality of mail.com.
July 29, 2020
Judge: Purdue Pharma must halt some political contributions
A federal bankruptcy judge ruled Tuesday that OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma can't make any more contributions to partisan ...
July 23, 2020
FDA tells doctors to discuss overdose antidote with patients
Doctors who prescribe opioid painkillers should tell their patients about a potentially life-saving medication that can ...
July 15, 2020
New peak of 71K US overdose deaths in 2019 dashes hopes
Nearly 71,000 Americans died of drug overdoses last year, a new record that predates the COVID-19 crisis, which the White ...
July 15, 2020
Ellie Goulding on Juice WRLD's death: 'It really hit me'
Joining forces on a song with another artist is a big deal for Ellie Goulding, and she remembers working together with late ...
July 12, 2020
Lawyers seek to halt Purdue Pharma political contributions
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma should not be able to make any more political contributions without a judge's permission, ...
July 08, 2020
Safe injection sites may curb opioid deaths, report suggests
A safe haven in the U.S. where people can give themselves heroin and other drugs has observed more than 10,500 injections ...
July 06, 2020
Jonathan Sackler, co-owner of Purdue Pharma, dies
Jonathan Sackler, one of the owners of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, has died, the company confirmed. Sackler died June 30, ...
June 05, 2020
Experts: Floyd’s health issues don’t affect homicide ruling
George Floyd had drugs in his system and severe heart disease when a Minneapolis police officer put a knee to his neck, but ...
June 04, 2020
Mexico seizes 2 tons of meth, 8 tons of marijuana, fentanyl
Mexican soldiers have seized a huge drug stash at a house in the border city of Tijuana, including about two tons of ...
June 04, 2020
The Latest: Seattle ends city-wide curfew ahead of schedule
The Latest on the May 25 death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police ...
June 03, 2020
People harmed by OxyContin have more time to file claims
People injured by the powerful prescription painkiller OxyContin have another 30 days to file legal claims against the ...
June 02, 2020
Las Vegas coroner: Drugs killed 'Twilight' actor, girlfriend
Drug use killed an actor from the film “Twilight” and his girlfriend, the coroner in Las Vegas said Monday. Clark County ...
May 19, 2020
UN agency warns of fentanyl production threat in SE Asia
Narcotics police in Myanmar have seized a large amount of liquid fentanyl, providing the first evidence that the synthetic ...
May 14, 2020
Beckett Cypher, 21-year-old son of Melissa Etheridge, dies
Melissa Etheridge said Wednesday that her son Beckett Cypher has died. Etheridge released a statement saying opioid addiction ...
May 13, 2020
Cold cases get colder as coronavirus pandemic wears on
Cold cases are getting colder. Detectives are struggling to connect with victims through thick masks, and investigators ...
April 27, 2020
Welcome mat at Florida home seeks warrant and deputies did
A welcome mat at the front door of a Florida home read “come back with a warrant” — and that's just what deputies did before ...
April 25, 2020
Coroner: WSU safety Bryce Beekman died of acute intoxication
The Whitman County coroner says a Washington State football player who was found dead in his apartment last month died of ...
April 03, 2020
Georgia rapper Playboi Carti facing drug, traffic charges
Rapper Playboi Carti has been released from custody following his arrest on drug and traffic charges in Georgia.
April 01, 2020
Judge dismisses pharmacies' lawsuit against physicians
A federal judge in Cleveland has dismissed an effort by pharmacy companies to shift their liability for the opioid crisis to ...
March 19, 2020
A snapshot of Mexico's cartel landscape amid rising violence
Another year, another homicide total unseen before in Mexico’s modern history as the country struggles to check rising ...
In order to enable essential services and functionality on our site and to collect data on how visitors interact with our site, products and services we use tools such as cookies.