Drugs

"I was 8 years old the first time I took an opiate — an expired painkiller I found in our medicine cabinet with a 'May cause drowsiness' label."
Overdose deaths have been rising for more than two decades, accelerated in the past two years and jumped nearly 30% in the latest year.
Now the question is what exactly the agreement entails — and what it would mean for the American people.
"While I don’t have all the answers, there are a couple of things I know for sure."
Mark Sami Ibrahim wasn’t working as a law-enforcement officer at the Capitol on Jan. 6, but he told investigators after the riot that he was there to help a friend.
A group of centrist Democrats wants the party to confront the pharmaceutical industry. Their main opponents? Other centrist Democrats.
"It’s not the ’60s and I’m not a hippie. Neither am I in my experimental teens or 20s. Yet here I am: a mom on mushrooms."
A government report found overdose deaths soared to a record 93,000 last year in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
It was the largest illegal pot bust in Los Angeles County history.
Richardson, who came out tops in the women's 100-meter race at the U.S. Olympic trials, reportedly tested positive for marijuana.