Allegheny, Washington, Beaver Counties To Receive Federal Money To Fight Opioid EpidemicA big first for Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania, as the White House is placing a special program here to help fight the opioid epidemic.
Police Charge Mother In Baby’s Death After Finding Fentanyl In Sippy CupPittsburgh Police have arrested an East Hills woman in connection with the April death of her baby daughter after tests showed fentanyl in the girl’s sippy cup.
Former Penguins Star Kevin Stevens Shares His Story Of Addiction And Finding 'A Purpose Again'It's been many years since Kevin Stevens took the ice with the Pittsburgh Penguins, but now he's having an impact on the people of western Pennsylvania in a different way.
Magee-Womens Hospital Pilot Program Aims To Help Most Innocent Victims Of Drug AddictionMagee-Womens Hospital has created a new unit called the Parent Partnership Unit to help babies with symptoms of drug withdrawal.
Man Arrested After Passing Out, Leaving Baby In Backseat Of Sweltering Car With DrugsA father is facing charges after police say they found him passed out in a car with drugs inside and his young son in the backseat on a 90-plus degree day.
Naloxone Recalled Due To Particulate MatterThe opioid overdose antidote Naloxone has been recalled by its maker, Hospira, the US Food and Drug Administration said Monday.
KDKA Investigates: Fatal Overdoses Dramatically Down Across RegionThrough the first five months of 2018, fatal overdoses in Westmoreland are down more than 40 percent, and coroners across the region are reporting similar decreases.
Conway: Trump Believes Steel Is 'Heart And Soul And Fabric Of America'Kellyanne Conway says President Donald Trump has Western Pennsylvania on his mind, especially when it comes to trade policies and the steel industry.
'They Have Names, They Had Hearts': Opioid Addiction Memorial Makes Sure Victims Aren't Just StatisticsStories about opioid use and abuse are everywhere, but for people who have lost a loved one -- these stories are personal.
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County Sue Pharmaceutical Companies For Opioid CrisisOn Tuesday, the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County filed a lawsuit against Pharmaceutical Companies for the opioid crisis.
Police: Carrick HS Student Tried To Bring Heroin Into SchoolAt Carrick High School, an unidentified student is facing charges in Juvenile Court after police say he tried to bring heroin into school.
Report: Opioid Addiction Costs Employers $2.6B A Year For CareA new report shows large employers spent $2.6 billion to treat opioid addiction and overdoses in 2016, an eightfold increase since 2004. More than half went to treat employees' children.