- Ayotte: NH to get more help prosecuting drug traffickers Updated: Nov-18-15 4:31 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte says New Hampshire is getting more help in prosecuting drug traffickers.
- Lawmakers say Oregon agency, university resisting hemp Updated: Nov-06-15 2:27 pm
SALEM, Oregon - There's a quiet battle playing out between Oregon State University, the Oregon Department of Agriculture and Democrats in the state's congressional delegation who say the school and agency have fumbled a chance to make Oregon a hemp leader.
- Heroin, prescription pain pills top drug threat in the US Updated: Nov-04-15 3:00 pm
WASHINGTON - Heroin and prescription pain pills are among the top drug threats in the U.S., according to the Drug Enforcement Administration's latest drug threat assessment Wednesday.
- Feds: 2 NYC pharmacies source of black-market painkillers Updated: Oct-29-15 4:48 pm
NEW YORK - Two mom-and-pop pharmacies in residential neighborhoods were fronts for a scheme that flooded the black market for highly addictive prescription painkillers with 500,000 pills, giving a couple who owned the businesses an illicit windfall that bought them a $2 million home, federal prosecutors said Thursday.