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A fire at a Mansfield home was quickly extinguished. But then an investigator found an alleged meth lab inside.
A resident of the home was arrested on multiple related charges.
As the pandemic spread, Americans died of drug overdoses in record numbers.
Americans died of drug overdoses in record numbers as the pandemic spread across the country, federal researchers reported on Wednesday, the result of lost access to treatment, rising mental health problems and wider availability of dangerously potent new street drugs.
U.S. Annual Drug Overdose Deaths Hit Record High Of Over 100,000 - Towleroad Gay News
(Reuters) - Over 100,000 people in the United States died from drug overdoses during the 12-month period ending April 2021, setting a grim record, according to data published on Wednesday.
US saw 100,000 drug overdose deaths in one year amid pandemic, CDC says
The estimated number of drug overdose deaths in the US during a 12-month period ending in April rose by 28.5% compared with the same period the year before, according to new provisional data released Wednesday by the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics.
Mexico army gives drug cartels free rein as critics claim 'non-aggression pact'
A small squad of soldiers with about a half-dozen trucks and sandbag emplacements stands guard on a rural highway in western Mexico.
Oliver North is the Anti-Vaxxer of School Shootings
Over the weekend, NRA President, former United States Marine Corps Lieutenant Colonel and convicted felon Oliver North assigned a portion of the blame for the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in Galveston, Texas - or mass shooting generally, it was a bit hard to tell - to medications used to treat Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder.
'I was born a fighter': the champion boxer changing young lives in Zimbabwe
Beneath a corrugated iron roof in the crowded Harare suburb of Mbare, a group of boys darts back and forth across a smooth concrete floor, firing a series of rapid punches into the air.
'Big Mike' Lerma, reputed Mexican Mafia member, charged with ordering murder at L.A. prison
Federal prosecutors on Thursday charged a reputed member of the Mexican Mafia with ordering the murder of an inmate at a Los Angeles federal detention center and three associates of the prison-based organization with carrying it out.
Leaders urge Newsom to sign bill legalizing reward system for meth addiction treatment - SFBay
San Francisco leaders are urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to sign a bill that would legalize a reward system in the treatment of methamphetamine addiction.
State Sen. Wiener's Recovery Incentives Act Would Pay Meth Addicts to Stay Sober
SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) - A state lawmaker from San Francisco is proposing a radically different approach to address meth addiction by making California the first state to pay people to get and stay sober.