Students Learn About Dangers Of Drugs From Former Addicts, Those Hurt By AddictionKDKA's Marty Griffin was given a chance on Thursday, at the Newsradio 1020 KDKA Drug Summit, to listen and learn from the real experts - living examples of the crippling effect of the opioid epidemic sweeping across America.
Students Learn Dangers Of Opioids During Drug Summit Featuring Kurt AngleThe drug and opioid epidemic has impacted countless families in Pennsylvania. Marty Griffin and KDKA Radio hosted the Drug Summit at Orchard Hill Church in Wexford on Thursday; Olympic Gold Medalist Kurt Angle was in attendance.
New Bill Aims To Help Families Dealing With Opioid CrisisThe bill will allow families the the opportunity to seek involuntary commitments of loved ones for treatment for alcohol and drug abuse.
Student Overdoses On Drug-Laced Lollipops At Pa. SchoolPolice say they're having a lab test drug-laced lollipops that were handed out by a student at a Pennsylvania charter school, causing one student to overdose.
Wrestler Kurt Angle Launches App To Help Those Dealing With AddictionAs an Olympic gold medalist, professional wrestling champion, and movie star, Kurt Angle has had more career success than most people can dream of.
Parents Use Daughter's Obituary To Help Others Struggling With AddictionAn Ohio resident used the darkest hours of her life as a vessel to help others who may be going down the same path.
Former Penguins' Star Kevin Stevens Pleads Guilty In Drug ConspiracyA two-time Stanley Cup champion hockey player from Massachusetts has pleaded guilty to a federal drug charge.
Outgoing U.S. Attorney David Hickton: 'It's Time To Pass The Baton'U.S. Attorney David Hickon talks with KDKA's Marty Griffin on Monday's show about his decision to resign.
Boy Seen In Car With Adults Who Overdosed Gets New HomeA 4-year-old Ohio boy pictured in police photos in the back seat of a car while his grandmother and her boyfriend were slumped over from a drug overdose is moving in with other relatives.
Pa. Lawmakers Traveling State, Working On Plan To Fight Growing Addiction CrisisGov. Tom Wolf will be in Moon Township Thursday to talk about new funding to fight opioid abuse.
New Report Offers Staggering Numbers On Pa. Opioid EpidemicA new report with staggering numbers has cemented concern about the opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania.
FDA: People Are Overdosing On Anti-Diarrhea DrugsFederal health officials are investigating sometimes-deadly overdoses with common anti-diarrhea drugs, a bizarre manifestation of the nation's drug abuse problem.