CHICAGO (CBS) — You’d never know by looking at him, but Chris Reed is the new face of addiction. He’s clean-cut, fresh-faced, well-dressed, and well-spoken. He grew up in Algonquin and attended Jacobs High School. 675 more words
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This is the third time in about a month I’ve had to step over a used needle on my walk to the station. I don’t know whether it’s a single user who’s moved into the area recently, or if the gangs of teenage stoners who try to sell me dope on a nightly basis have now graduated to harder stuff (and apparently all share one needle). 11 more words
NORFOLK, Va. – Michael Lanell Easley Jr. pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute heroin and possession of firearms in furtherance of drug trafficking. 155 more words
WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Federal health officials on Thursday approved an innovative new option for Americans struggling with addiction to heroin and painkillers – a drug-oozing implant that curbs craving and withdrawal symptoms for six months at a time. 611 more words
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A New Orleans man pleaded guilty today to trafficking large amounts of heroin using the Megabus.
According to a news release from the U.S. 86 more words