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  • Investigation focuses on doctor in drug deaths

    Investigation focuses on doctor in drug deaths
    The Medical Board of California has launched an investigation into a string of 16 fatal overdoses tied to powerful narcotics prescribed by a prominent Orange County physician. Dr. Van Vu, a pain management specialist in Huntington Beach, was featured in...
  • Lincoln man sentenced for shooting at informant

    Lincoln man sentenced for shooting at informant
    STANFORD — A Lincoln County man has been sentenced to two years in prison for shooting at a police informant whom he believed was responsible for his arrest on drug trafficking charges. Jerry L. McAninch, 41, of New Salem, who initially was...
  • Severn father on trial for child abuse after boy drank methadone

    Severn father on trial for child abuse after boy drank methadone
    Police testified Tuesday that a Severn man, whose 5-year-old son lost consciousness last September after drinking methadone that the father acknowledged buying, waited more than an hour after the boy initially became ill to call for help because he "was...
  • Finding the path from homelessness

    Finding the path from homelessness
    "I think my refrigerator's broken," Sonia Rebkowitz said with a perplexed frown. She was getting ready to go to work at a nearby Tuesday Morning store Monday afternoon. The door of the motel room was wide open and she was blasting a contemporary...
  • Will Classical Music Repel Vagrants?

    It's sad that classical music is seen as a repellent, but many cities use it to shoo vagrants away. Danbury is considering piping it into Library Place, a favorite spot of loiterers. Does highbrow music really repel the down-and-out? Portland, Ore.,...
  • Heroin deaths rise as crackdown on prescription drug abuse succeeds

    Heroin deaths rise as crackdown on prescription drug abuse succeeds
    As efforts to crack down on the abuse of prescription drugs have worked, a new problem has emerged, with addicts who can no longer get their fix by popping pills turning to the old-fashioned street drug heroin, health and law enforcement officials say....
  • Plans move forward for a methadone clinic in Pulaski

    Plans move forward for a methadone clinic in Pulaski
    The town of Pulaski is moving closer to allowing a methadone clinic to set up shop. A Pennsylvania company has chosen the name "Pulaski Medical" and is planning to open the site at the Pulaski Mall. The proposed methadone clinic would be located In...
  • Election Day message: The nonsense of marijuana busts

    Election Day message: The nonsense of marijuana busts
    Last month, the Federal Bureau of Investigation released its accounting of all arrests made by law enforcement agencies across the fruited plain. Cops and federal agents made 12,408,899 arrests in the USA in 2011. No wonder we're known around the world as...
  • Selection Sunday is exciting but will never top the NFL Draft

    Selection Sunday is exciting but will never top the NFL Draft
    "Selection Sunday." It's got a nice ring, but don't get too cocky, basketball fans. Granted, you have one of the two best non-sporting sporting events (in which no scoring happens), but you will never touch the first day of the NFL Draft. But you...
  • Deaths linked to doctor accused of recklessly prescribing painkillers

    Deaths linked to doctor accused of recklessly prescribing painkillers
    As California's top prescriber of narcotic painkillers and other commonly abused drugs, Dr. Nazar Al Bussam made hundreds of thousands of dollars feeding the addictions of strung-out patients who packed into his offices in Downey and Los Angeles,...
  • Pop music review: KIIS-FM’s dance-heavy Jingle Ball

     
    This year, the top 40 station KIIS-FM put a satin bow on the Europhile club sound, giving dance music fans a shot at raving to the beats of Guetta, Lady Gaga, Taio Cruz and Flo Rida....