| 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 5, 2013
| 3:57 PM
A Severn mother who, despite a poison center's admonition to get her son to a hospital immediately, waited until her child began having a seizure from sipping his father's methadone, was placed on three years' probation Friday.
Kimberly Brooks, 28,...
| Apr 5, 2013
Tucked between a hair salon and a gift shop on bustling Las Olas Boulevard is a mysterious gated door with simple instructions: "Enter thru alley."
Once you loop around the block and walks past the trash canisters that fill this back street, a rainbow...
| Apr 2, 2013
The day after her ex-husband's funeral in January, Sabrina Lumpkin started calling every public official she could think of, trying to get someone to pay attention.
Warren Lumpkin, 34, had died in a Southwest Baltimore house of heart complications...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:51 AM
LANCASTER — The following people were indicted last week by a Garrard County grand jury:
- Julie Preston, 23, 24 New Haven Lane, alleged trafficking in cocaine and marijuana in September 2011. Bond was set at $10,000. Kentucky State Police...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 1:28 PM
“To the Hagerstown caller, about President Obama and oil prices and gas prices: Obama doesn’t have a magic wand to wave. If you want to complain, complain about the Republican House. They’re the ones who like to give all the oil...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 4:02 PM
It's got a nice ring, but don't get too cocky, basketball fans. Granted, you have one of the two best non-sporting sporting events (in which no scoring happens), but you will never touch the first day of the NFL Draft.
| Mar 13, 2013
| 1:26 PM
NORTHERN MICHIGAN — Four people were arrested in Northern Michigan on Monday following a multi-county drug bust from the Straits Area Narcotics Team (SANE).
On Monday, a 33-year-old Cheboygan man was arrested on a traffic stop in Cheboygan County....
| Feb 27, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Danielle Schaefer is more than three years sober, but still considers herself an a heroin addict. Back then, getting a heroin fix was her highest priority, and she says she would do nearly anything to have that high.
"I would call my family for money for...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Another sippy cup slip-up tragedy.
A 3-year-old Miltonboy is in critical condition after drinking what is believed to be Drano that was being stored in a sippy cup at an apartment where meth was being cooked, reports the Pensacola News Journal.
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:22 PM
Heroin overdoses have reached an "epidemic" level, according to the Anchorage Police Department. APD Sgt. Kathy Lacey says heroin use is back in force and heroin-related overdoses are claiming more young lives than traffic fatalities.
"Heroin has come...