| May 13, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Methamphetamine labs are being found more in Somerset County than in previous years, said Cpl. Dennis Ulery, a supervisor on the Pennsylvania State Police Clandestine Lab Response Team.
"Last year we had a 40 percent increase statewide and we are on pace...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 10:02 AM
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Two Indiana school districts that test students for drug use are facing challenges as they look for ways to fund the programs.
Officials at Southwest Allen County Schools and Smith-Green Community Schools in Churubusco...
| May 1, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Clandestine methamphetamine labs are becoming an increasing problem in Somerset County because addicts are willing to chance making the drugs — a process that creates dangers for first-responders and the general public.
| May 1, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Gov. Tom Corbett is right to point out that drugs are hurting people's ability to find good jobs.
On Monday Corbett commented about too many Pennsylvanians being unemployed because they cannot pass a drug test.
Democrats have criticized his comment....
| May 3, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Most schools have a drug problem, and private schools are no different.
Private schools often get a worse rap because kids with money can buy the really potent stuff.
Lake Highland Preparatory isn't being specific about student drug use other than...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Linda Fletcher lives in fear of reliving a nightmare: a son dying from a heroin overdose.
Her son Kris Klipner succumbed to the drug in 2007. He was 28.
Klipner's half-brother battles the same kind of depression as Kris. He suffers the same heroin...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 10:50 AM
A new law signed by Gov. Sam Brownback requires a Kansas welfare agency to test residents seeking cash assistance if there is a reasonable suspicion they are using drugs.
The Republican governor said Tuesday during the signing ceremony that...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
In 2009, Congress passed legislation reversing the decades-old ban on the use of federal funding for syringe exchange but, for unclear reasons, in late 2011, it reversed this decision, again withholding federal funding from programs that provide drug...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Senators have sent a bill to Gov. Sam Brownback's desk that would require Kansas residents who receive welfare and unemployment benefits to submit to drug testing.
The Senate voted 29-9 on Tuesday to accept changes made to the bill by the House...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Actor Tom Sizemore, whose struggles with cocaine and heroin took him all the way to prison, will write a memoir of his addiction and recovery for Atria Books....
| Feb 13, 2012
| 9:35 PM
News that a drug-dealing investigation at his child's high school had resulted in multiple suspensions and two students criminally charged prompted a complicated response from …...