Over the weekend, well-known forensic pathologist, attorney and medical-legal consultant Cyril Wecht wrote an op-ed piece in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about how marijuana came to be demonized and expressed his support to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania.
Gubernatorial candidate John Hanger, a Hershey Democrat, was in Pittsburgh Monday to join UPMC employees at a downtown demonstration, saying senior UPMC executives are fostering income inequality by short-changing workers.
Charity may begin at home, but in this instance it may end badly at a northwestern Pennsylvania Salvation Army outlet.
Bob Pompeani talked with Steelers linebacker Larry Foote about marijuana use in the NFL.
Nothing Ryan Clark says surprises me. Nothing Ryan Clark says should surprise you.
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark is making headlines after coming out and saying NFL players are using marijuana, including some of his teammates.
Police have made more arrests in relation to a particular kind of heroin, blamed for several overdose deaths.
Killer heroin has entered in to the Pittsburgh area, while medical marijuana is at the top of the conversation list. Dr. Neil Capretto comments on these and more drug problems.
A 64-year-old woman was arrested Monday for allegedly trafficking marijuana from her Sarver home.
The FBI and federal prosecutors are reviewing allegations against a Pennsylvania college student from Russia who is accused of possessing bomb-making and marijuana-growing materials.
One person has been arrested in what state police are calling a large-scale heroin operation.
A local high school teacher, accused of trying to grow and sell marijuana, has surrendered to police. Now, his girlfriend is also charged.
One person was arrested following a drug bust on the South Side early Sunday morning.
Police uncovered a large amount of drugs and cash during a routine traffic stop in Washington County.
A bi-partisan bill to legalize marijuana when prescribed by a doctor has been introduced by Republican PA Sen. Mike Folmer of Lebanon County and Democratic PA Sen. Daylin Leach of Montgomery County.