Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Man Gets Prison In Drug-Selling Scheme With Former Penguins PlayerA Massachusetts man who authorities say conspired with a former NHL player in a scheme to illegally sell prescription painkillers is headed to federal prison.
Get Rid Of Unwanted Prescriptions On National Drug Take-Back DayState and federal officials are encouraging Pennsylvanians to take action on National Drug Take-Back Day.
33 People Charged In Massive Drug SweepAttorney General Josh Shapiro detailed the results of a major drug round up conducted Thursday.
Police: Man Kept Drug-Laced Candy Near 4-Month-Old Baby’s BassinetA Westmoreland County man accused of leaving candy laced with drugs near the bassinet of his 4-month-old child is facing charges.
Suspected Drug Deal Sparks Search On North SideA suspected drug deal sparked a search Thursday on the North Side.
Mom In Jail After Family Finds Her Passed Out With Children, Pills NearbyA mother from Scottdale was arrested after she admitted to excessively using prescription painkillers while her children were at home.
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.