| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Prosecutors hit a legal speed bump Wednesday in the trial of a doctor accused of fatally overprescribing pain pills to two patients when a judge said the evidence — so far — about the cause of death for one of the victims was "less than...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Taking aim at “America’s most abused narcotic,” congressional lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday that would place tighter restrictions on the painkiller hydrocodone, which is a key contributor to the nation’s prescription...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 10:20 AM
I took a trip down memory lane for my Sunday print column today, marking 24 years since I first moved to South Florida and started working for the Sun Sentinel back in June 1989. (Actually back then, it was technically still the Fort Lauderdale News &...
| Jul 1, 2013
Dear Amy: Our daughter (age 22) has been dating a man (age 27) for seven months. She just finished college and they met at the restaurant where they both work.
Recently they both stayed with us for a few days. One day he asked to use our shower in the...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Last year, Operation Bloodline, a joint effort between local cops and federal agents, led to the arrests of 105 people allegedly involved in the crack-selling operation of New Haven street gangs. The sting has been credited with reducing the area's murder...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 11:30 AM
A group of alleged Black Guerrilla Family members met last December to discuss a robbery with a confidential source, who, unbeknownst to them, was working with the Drug Enforcement Administration. The price of cocaine in Baltimore City at that moment...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 5:11 PM
NEW YORK -- A scripted feature about life in Laos and documentaries about U.S. war crimes and a town in the grip of a debilitating drug addiction were among the big winners at the Tribeca Film Festival's jury prizes Thursday night.
"The Rocket," the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:36 AM
LANCASTER — A Garrard County grand jury has indicted a Stanford man on charges that he twice forced a woman to have sex with him.
Jordan Floyd, 23, of 3345 Wilderness Road, was indicted on two counts of first-degree rape for allegedly using...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 5:57 PM
A 21-year-old Somerset man will face charges at trial in connection with a "one-pot" methamphetamine lab found in Somerset Borough Jan. 14.
More than 1,000 grams of meth was taken from an apartment along South Vincent Avenue during a police raid. The...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Kimberly Noelle Martin, 26, of Summerfield, was busted just after 4 a.m. Thursday, April 4, 2013, after deputies got a call about a drunk driver at a convenience store, according to a news release from the Marion County Sheriff's Office.
A witness told...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:26 AM
Detectives busted Monroe County Sheriff's Deputy Jaime Miranda Saturday night after they say he purchased drugs from an undercover operative while on duty, according to a news release from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Acting on information...