Haltom City Cops To Carry Opioid Overdose MedicationHaltom City Police Officers now carry vials and applicators of the opioid overdose medication Narcan.
Husband, Wife Get Prison For East Texas Synthetic Drug RingProsecutors say an east Texas woman and her husband have been sentenced to federal prison for running a synthetic marijuana trafficking ring.
Arkansas Vows To Keep Pushing For Executions Despite SetbackArkansas officials vowed to carry out a double execution later this week after the U.S. Supreme Court delivered a setback to the state's plan to resume capital punishment for the first time in nearly 12 years.
Doctor Prescribed Painkiller For Prince In Another NameA court document says a doctor prescribed oxycodone for Prince under the name of the musician's friend to protect his privacy.
Arkansas Wants To Kill 7 Men With Drugs For The LivingWhen administered as their manufacturers intend, the three drugs Arkansas could use in lethal injections next week if courts allow the executions to proceed are key products of the pharmaceutical industry.
KFC To Stop Using Chickens Raised With Human AntibioticsKFC says it plans to stop serving chicken given antibiotics important to human health. The fried chicken chain says the change will be completed by the end of next year.
Texas House Panels Endorses Lower Fines For Marijuana PossessionA bill that would make carrying small amounts of marijuana a civil penalty in Texas instead of a criminal one is advancing in the state House.
Document: Crack-Smoking Man Charged In Atlanta Overpass FireThe man accused of starting the raging fire that destroyed part of Interstate 85 north of downtown Atlanta was talking about smoking crack just before the blaze began, according to his arrest affidavit.
Lamar Odom Says Cocaine Helped End His CareerLamar Odom said that he's "a walking miracle" after being found unconscious with cocaine in his system at a Nevada brothel in 2015. Odom blames cocaine for helping to end his NBA career.
Trump, Christie Pledge To Combat Nation's Opioid AddictionPresident Donald Trump is vowing to step up efforts to combat the nation's opioid addiction crisis, and he's tapped New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to lead the fight.
Heroin Dealers Arrested After Woman's Overdose Death At McDonald'sA Dallas-area man was charged by federal criminal complaint stemming from his role in selling the heroin that caused a young woman’s overdose death at a McDonald’s.
10 Affiliated With Prison Gang Arrested In 3 Texas Cities Federal prosecutors say 10 people affiliated with a Texas-based Latino prison gang have been arrested in a coordinated series of roundups in the Corpus Christi, Houston and San Antonio areas.