Drugs

Controversy

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Property owner: L&I 'overreacted' in shutting down building after weed raid

Drugs

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Pa. residents urged to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Education

Overcoming Opioids Sober At 17

Overcoming Opioids: Special schools help teens stay clean

Drugs

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22 arrests made after police raid marijuana event in Philadelphia

Odd News

Cops: 10 pounds of marijuana wrongly sent to pastor in Philly suburbs

Drugs

AP Explains Marijuana 4/20 Holiday

The origins of 4/20, marijuana's high holiday

Government

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One year after becoming law, medical marijuana moving forward in Pennsylvania

Medicine

Overcoming Opioids Better Drugs

Overcoming Opioids: The quest for less addictive drugs

Books

Jeffrey Stockbridge Kensington Blues

Book to give name and face to Kensington's drug crisis

Politics

U.S. Rep. Tom Marino

Pennsylvania congressman seen as likely pick to be drug czar

Entertainment

Colombia EL Chapo Netflix

Drug lord 'El Chapo' gets his own miniseries set to stream on Netflix

Citations

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Philadelphia cites Conrail over open-air drug market in West Kensington

Courts

CORRECTION Judge's Cocaine Theft-Disbarment

Pennsylvania judge who stole cocaine from evidence challenges disbarment

Crime

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Prosecutor: Drugs and guns seized, 16 arrested in South Jersey bust

Drugs

Bananas

Spain: Drug dealers use fake bananas to transport cocaine

Odd News

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Authorities: Man errantly texted Pennsylvania prosecutor about drug swap

Raids

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Police seize 'massive' amount of fentanyl in South Jersey

Police

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Cops: Brothers' heroin ring blamed for 'widespread' addiction in Quakertown

Breast Cancer

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New drug for type of advanced breast cancer gains FDA approval

Health News

Breast Cancer Drug

FDA OKs new Novartis drug for type of advanced breast cancer

Drugs

Medical marijuana

Philly researcher: Marijuana increases risk of stroke, heart failure

Politics

Tom Wolf

Wolf: Legalizing marijuana not the answer to balance Pa.'s budget

Investigation

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49 arrested in big Chester County drug bust

Health

Toilet

FDA approves first drug to limit frequent waking to urinate

Drugs

Heroin

CDC: Overdose deaths have more than doubled nationwide in 16 years

Medicine

Pediatricians Pot Warning

Pediatricians warn against pot use: Not your dad's marijuana

Laws

Trump

White House expects Justice crackdown on legalized marijuana

Studies

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Penn researchers find possible link between father's cocaine use, sons' memory problems

Courts

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Feds: South Philly doctor pleads guilty to illegal sale of $5 million in pills

Health Care

Health Overhaul-Treatment

'It saved my life': Talk of Obamacare repeal worries addicts

Health

Montana Meth Crisis

Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use

Politics

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USDA says removal of animal welfare records not final

Drugs

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Stop immediately releasing overdose victims, Pennsylvania lawmaker says

Investigation

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Report: Ex-Vice Canada editor solicited young staff, artists to be international drug mules

Police

Heroin

Atlantic City police warn of potentially bad batch of heroin

Drugs

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Philly task force urges residents to speak out at public meetings on opioid crisis

Drugs

Heroin

Pa. health officials warn of dangerous synthetic opioid linked to two deaths

Crime

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Two postal workers charged with distributing marijuana through mail in West Philly

Business

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The cheapest places in the world to smoke, drink and do drugs

Addiction

Heroin

Pennsylvania man hopes tragic photo of brother will help other addicts

Drugs

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VIDEO: NBC News documentary explores heroin epidemic in Pennsylvania county

Marijuana

Medical marijuana

Lawmaker: Recreational weed's future in Pennsylvania relies on success of medical marijuana

Marijuana

Marijuana

Survey: More Pennsylvanians using marijuana, but fewer teens are

Photography

Jeffrey Stockbridge Kensington Blues

Kensington Blues: Photographer tells the stories of addicts on 'The Avenue'

Medical Marijuana

Philadelphia to start with 3 medical marijuana dispensary permits

Crime

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Philly police: 176 arrested, more than $250K in narcotics seized in massive drug sting

Courts

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Hatboro woman charged in overdose death of Willow Grove man