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[PHOTOS] The Siren of Silicon Valley: Prostitute Pin-Up Perp Alix Tichelman Gallery

The family of the prostitute sentenced to six years in prison for her role in the death of a Google executive have continued to show their support both in person and on social media during her trial. 270 more words

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CA, handful states help get heroin antidote into hands of regular folks

By CAROLYN THOMPSON

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON/AP) — At the front of a classroom, health worker Cheryll Moore demonstrates “the nod” — a jerk of the head forward and then quickly back — a telltale sign of heroin use, though not necessarily of an overdose. 823 more words

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York ranks 5th in the state for overdose deaths, County officials say help is delayed

Drug overdoses are becoming an epidemic in Pennsylvania.   York County is among the top in the state, but this ranking isn’t a good one. According to a report from the State Coroners’ Association, out of 67 counties, York is fifth in the state for drug overdose deaths, with more than 100 last year. 355 more words

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Man's Death In Studio City 7-Eleven Parking Lot A Possible Overdose

STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — Police say a man died in the parking lot of a 7-Eleven Friday morning from a possible drug overdose.

The incident at the 7-Eleven at the intersection of Ventura Boulevard and Vineland Avenue was reported at 2:06 a.m., Los Angeles police Lt. 113 more words

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Spike In Heroin Overdoses Reported In Trumbull

TRUMBULL, Conn. (AP) — Trumbull police are reporting a spike in heroin overdoses.

Police Lt. Leonard Scinto tells the Connecticut Post the department has responded to three near-fatal overdoses over the past two weeks. 82 more words

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NH Parents Allegedly Overdose On Heroin While Giving Toddler A Bath

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Police say the parents of a 3-year-old boy have been charged with endangering his welfare after they overdosed on heroin while giving him a bath in New Hampshire. 121 more words

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