Report: Opioids Settlement Won't Fix Areas Hardest HitA new analysis finds that money from a tentative settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma will be "no more than a stopgap" for state and local governments struggling to combat the opioid epidemic.
Purdue Pharma Files For Bankruptcy After Making An Opioid Deal With Various StatesOxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy protection.
Company Accused Of Fueling Opioid Epidemic Receives Patent For Drug To Treat AddictionPurdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, has received a patent designed to treat opioid addiction.
Cigna To Stop Covering Most OxyContin PrescriptionsInsurance giant Cigna says it will no longer cover most OxyContin prescriptions starting in 2018.
New Report Offers Staggering Numbers On Pa. Opioid EpidemicA new report with staggering numbers has cemented concern about the opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania.
Woman Injured In Suicide Pact With Husband Dies In HospitalA woman has died from injuries sustained during a failed suicide pact with her husband.
Failed Suicide Pact Lands Elderly Couple In HospitalA man and woman in their 80s were taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a failed suicide pact.
Central Pa. Man Charged In Boy's Apparent Overdose Death A central Pennsylvania man is charged with child endangerment after police say a 9-year-old boy died of an overdose.
Belle Vernon Doctors Face Charges In Prescription Drug Scheme Three doctors are facing charges in a prescription drug theft scheme at a local chiropractor’s office.
Crime Stoppers: Police Use DNA Evidence To Identify Burglary SuspectDetectives are working to track down a burglary suspect after using DNA evidence to identify the man in connection with a theft more than three years ago at a Harrison Township pharmacy.
Former Steelers Doctor ChargedDr. Richard Rydze is in federal custody after being indicted on 185 counts.
Police Probe Moon Township, Uniontown Drug Store RobberiesPolice in Moon Township and in Fayette County are investigating a pair of drug store heists within three hours of each other.
Authorities Release New Surveillance Photos In CVS RobberyState police have released new surveillance photos in an armed robbery at a Westmoreland County pharmacy last month.