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Crime - Gardaí seize 50 kilos of cocaine worth €3.5million hidden in fruit container after major surveillance operation - 2 minutes ago

U.S. appeals court rejects novel opioid settlement framework

Reuters - 4 hours ago

'Killing Pain': Documentary series wins regional Emmy Awards for chronicling Oklahoma's opioid crisis

Tulsa World - 5 hours ago

Addiction warnings on opioid painkillers to be made even tougher

Evening Standard - 9 hours ago

Florida mom films disturbing footage of her 10th grade daughter shaking violently in an ambulance after a fellow student gave her THC-laced candy at school

Daily Mail - 22 hours ago

2 Marines Accused in Drug Overdose Case of Fellow Marine

Members of the group are accused of being involved in multiple sales of fentanyl-laced oxycodone to an undercover agent. - 1 day ago

DOJ: 179 arrested in darknet opioid takedown

Star Tribune - 1 day ago

Dark web crackdown on opioid traffickers triggers 179 arrests

Sky News - 2 days ago

Justice Dept.: 179 arrested in darknet opioid takedown - 2 days ago

Russian Government Officials Might Be Behind A Global Cocaine Ring

Russian embassy officials may have been involved in a massive cocaine operation, in a crime that appears to be more akin to a John le Carré novel than real life. But despite the fantastic story, The ...

Inquisitr - 3 days ago

Hogan opioid plan would possibly turn closed Baltimore jail into a treatment center

The Baltimore Sun - 3 days ago

Radnor firm — with a product heroin makers rely on — stops key sales in Mexico

The Main Line-based based company started by ex-Rohm and Haas boss and corporate-governance thinker Rajiv L. Gupta, was a favored, if inadvertent, chemical supplier to Mexico's illegal heroin labs

The Philadelphia Inquirer - 5 days ago

Australia-bound plane was so packed with cocaine it crashed after takeoff: police

Fox News - 1 month ago

Exclusive Excerpt: The Year of Dangerous Days: Riots, Refugees, and Cocaine in Miami 1980

Miami New Times - 1 month ago

Opioid Overdoses Keep Surging in Chicago, Killing Black People on the West Side

Half of Cook County’s confirmed opioid-related deaths have been among Black residents, even though they make up less than a quarter of the county’s population. Officials warn that the COVID-19…

ProPublica - 2 months ago

US agents seize 573 lbs. cocaine on Santo Domingo-San Juan Ferry

Dominican Today - 2 months ago

Opioid-related deaths make a disappointing uptick in early 2020, possibly related to coronavirus

The Baltimore Sun - 3 months ago

Amid Opioid Crisis, Insurers Restrict Pricey, Less Addictive Painkillers

ProPublica - 5 months ago

Attorneys General in 37 States Urge Insurance Industry to Do More to Curb Opioid Epidemic

ProPublica - 5 months ago

Senator Calls on Insurers to Improve Access to Non-Opioid Pain Treatments

ProPublica - 5 months ago

Pressure Mounts on Insurance Companies to Consider Their Role in Opioid Epidemic

ProPublica - 5 months ago

Opioid Makers, Blamed for Overdose Epidemic, Cut Back on Marketing Payments to Doctors

ProPublica - 5 months ago

New Zealand rugby player nabbed over alleged use of cocaine in Roppongi

Tokyo police have arrested a New Zealand rugby player for the Top League's Hino Red Dolphins over the alleged use of cocaine

Tokyo Reporter - 6 months ago

'It felt like I was being ripped open, and they wouldn’t help me’: Black, Latina women report more pain postpartum but receive less opioid medication, study says

Black and Latina women report higher pain postpartum, but they are getting fewer opioid medications.

Chicago Tribune - 6 months ago

Attorney general dismisses lawsuit against three opioid distributors, but plans to refile later

Oklahoman - 7 months ago

Oklahoma ScissorTales: Oklahoma AG goes after opioid distributors

Oklahoman - 8 months ago

States With Legal Marijuana Have Less Opioid Prescriptions On Average, Study Says

Inquisitr - 9 months ago

Inside Purdue Pharma's Media Playbook: How It Planted the Opioid "Anti-Story"

ProPublica - 10 months ago

Watch Richard Sackler Deny His Family's Role in the Opioid Crisis

ProPublica - 1 year ago

How Has the "Crack Cocaine of Gambling" Affected Illinois? The State Hasn't Bothered to Check.

ProPublica - 1 year ago