Eleven people overdosed over the weekend, and two are still in critical condition.
Harris Wittels, an executive producer of Parks and Recreation, was found dead at his home Thursday of a possible drug overdose.
Gov. Maggie Hassan declared a state of emergency after 44 people in the Manchester area overdosed on a synthetic marijuana product.
The 26-year-old call girl accused in a Google employee’s overdose death appeared in court Wednesday on charges of manslaughter, prostitution, and other drug-related charges.
With heroin use at epidemic levels, harm reduction — a bold, long-contested approach to treating addicts — is gaining political traction. But are we ready to make it easier to shoot heroin even if it means fewer deaths?
The dance music legend was found unresponsive in an apartment on Saturday, Chicago police confirmed to BuzzFeed. Updated: An autopsy conducted Sunday was inconclusive.
Testifying against a bill in Maryland to legalize marijuana, Annapolis Police Chief Michael Pristoop cited a hoax story that claimed 37 people died the first day marijuana was legalized in Colorado.
But it’s not really new at all.
Contrary to what its name suggests, this drug can be very dangerous, as evidenced by the tragic case of Sons of Anarchy actor Johnny Lewis.
The 27 Club is one of the most famous (and creepy) things about rock music, with so many great talents having met their end at age 27. With the passing of Amy Winehouse, let’s take a look at 15 others who died way, way too soon.
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