Fentanyl seizures at the U.S.-Mexico border surpassed heroin for the first time. Here's why.
New York opened the only supervised injection sites in the U.S. Tuesday, and already two lives have been saved. Here’s what else to expect.
A Connecticut health alert warned about a "lab confirmed" case of weed laced with fentanyl, but there are plenty of reasons to be skeptical.
In some parts of Canada and the U.S., fentanyl is increasingly being cut with tranquilizers, fueling a dark new phase of the drug poisoning crisis.
Fatal overdoses surpassed 100,000 in a 12-month period, according to a new CDC report.
Houston police said a security guard “felt a prick in the neck” but have provided no other evidence that anyone was stabbed with drugs.
The move to go after Aureliano Guzmán Loera, known as El Guano, comes following the “largest fentanyl seizure in history” in Sinaloa. Mexico's criminal organizations are major producers of illicit versions of the killer opioid.
In many former heroin strongholds in the U.S. and Canada, the opioid is disappearing, fueling fentanyl overdoses and prompting some users to push for a renaissance.
The man who provided Mac Miller with counterfeit oxycodone pills containing fentanyl has agreed to plead guilty.
Yukon had Canada’s highest overdose death rate in the first quarter of 2021.
New York City's chief medical examiner said Williams died of an accidental overdose and had fentanyl, heroin, and cocaine in his system.
A new bill in Congress is trying to protect U.S. Border Patrol agents from a problem that doesn’t exist: overdoses caused by fentanyl exposure.