Overdose

Addiction recovery journey ‘a light at the end of the tunnel': three Boston-area women share their stories

Addiction recovery journey ‘a light at the end of the tunnel': three Boston-area women share their stories

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

As overdose deaths surge in Massachusetts and the nation at large, around 500 members of the local community dedicated to recovery took to the streets to show the light on the...
Read more ...

NYPD, both current and former, slam NYC Councilwoman Tiffany Cabán and Assemblyman Zohran Mamdani for overdose tip sheet

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News

The flier comes amid increased calls to shift certain responsibilities - such as responding to calls about emotionally disturbed people - away from the NYPD and to others like...
Read more ...

18-year-old charged with murder in teen's fentanyl overdose death in San Bernardino County

4 days ago   |   ABC

The San Bernardino County district attorney's office has filed a murder charge in connection with a fentanyl poisoning death.
Read more ...

Woman shares story of husband's fentanyl overdose to raise awareness

Woman shares story of husband's fentanyl overdose to raise awareness

4 days ago   |   WBALTV

An Anne Arundel County woman is sharing her story after losing her husband to a suspected fentanyl overdose.
Read more ...

DEA: Fake pills containing fentanyl helping drive OD deaths

5 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - An increasing number of fake prescription pills that contain potentially deadly fentanyl are helping drive overdose death rates to record levels in the U.S...
Read more ...

Greenville doctors see an increase in children overdosing on Delta 8

Greenville doctors see an increase in children overdosing on Delta 8

5 days ago   |   WYFF

Delta 8 pediatric overdose patients range from teens to infants, with smaller children seeing the most serious side effects.
Read more ...

What is rainbow fentanyl? Colorful pills drive new warnings about deadliest drug in the US

7 days ago   |   ABC

A new wave of concern has spread across the United States over multi-colored "rainbow fentanyl" pills, powders and blocks.
Read more ...

Flesh-eating drug ‘tranq' meant for animals now linked to thousands of heroin, fentanyl ODs

Flesh-eating drug ‘tranq' meant for animals now linked to thousands of heroin, fentanyl ODs

7 days ago   |   New York Post

The flesh-eating animal tranquilizer xylazine has been linked to thousands of drug overdoses across the country as it inundates heroin and fentanyl supplies in places such as...
Read more ...

Sen. Chuck Schumer wants $290M to help fight deadly ‘rainbow fentanyl'

Sen. Chuck Schumer wants $290M to help fight deadly ‘rainbow fentanyl'

7 days ago   |   New York Post

The $290 million in funds would be used to sustain 61 Overdose Response Strategy teams that would help try to curb fentanyl.
Read more ...

Dad facing charges after 4-year-old's 'near fatal overdose'

Dad facing charges after 4-year-old's 'near fatal overdose'

9 days ago   |   WLKY

A Bullitt County father is behind bars, facing multiple charges related to a crime that put his young son in the hospital.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Pats rookie QB plays firs NFL snaps, Packers win on final play

Pats rookie QB plays firs NFL snaps, Packers win on final play

The Green Bay Packers topped the New England Patriots as time expired in overtime, spoiling rookie quarterback Bailey Zappe's NFL debut. Read more ...

MMQB Awards the Best NFL Week 4 Performances

MMQB Awards the Best NFL Week 4 Performances

Saquon Barkley overtakes Nick Chubb for the rushing lead. Plus, a rookie corner gets his first pick-six against Aaron Rodgers and a Lions tight end goes off against the... Read more ...

Wisconsin fires Paul Chryst five games into eighth season; Jim Leonhard...

Wisconsin fires Paul Chryst five games into eighth season; Jim Leonhard takes over as interim coach

Chryst never had a losing season in his eight years with the Badgers, but he got off to a slow start in 2022 Read more ...

Flooding continues to increase in areas of Seminole County after Hurricane Ian

Flooding continues to increase in areas of Seminole County after Hurricane Ian

Emergency management officials say flooding continues to increase in areas near the St. Johns River, Lake Monroe, and Lake Harney. Read more ...

If Giants add any quarterbacks this week, they'll need to have a passport

Two Giants quarterbacks got injured on Sunday. Starter Daniel Jones has a sprained ankle, and backup Tyrod Taylor suffered a concussion. Per a source with knowledge of the... Read more ...

Mariners promote Justin Hollander to general manager

The Mariners announced Justin Hollander was being promoted to general manager, making official many of the responsibilities he's taken on over the past several years with the club. Read more ...

Suspect charged with murder after fatally hitting minor 3 times on Leawood...

According to records, the suspect told police that he consumed four 16-ounce beers while parked before he struck the minor while walking with his grandfather in a parking lot. Read more ...

Top 10 Week 4 Fantasy Takeaways

Top 10 Week 4 Fantasy Takeaways

Lions and Seahawks put on a show, Jonathan Taylor continues to disappoint. Week 4 of the fantasy season has been wild! Lions and Seahawks and fantasy points, oh my! Those two... Read more ...

Minkah Fitzpatrick: Steelers Are ‘Better Than' Jets Despite Loss

Minkah Fitzpatrick: Steelers Are ‘Better Than' Jets Despite Loss

The Steelers' safety was not happy following the loss to the Jets on Sunday. View the original article to see embedded media. After the Steelers' 24-20 loss to the Jets on... Read more ...

Aaron Rodgers Seemingly Curses at Packers Center vs. Patriots

Aaron Rodgers Seemingly Curses at Packers Center vs. Patriots

The four-time MVP was not happy with center Josh Myers. View the original article to see embedded media. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is known for his direct manner of... Read more ...