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December 4, 2017
Brandon Roy is charged in the fatal shooting.
Authorities release name of northern Minn. shooting victim
December 4, 2017 - 7:22pm
November 30, 2017
Carstie Clausen
Minnesota man who shot at federal helicopter sentenced to 60 months
November 30, 2017 - 4:09pm
November 24, 2017
Socrates Rosenfeld  (Submitted photo)
Company hopes to be 'Amazon of Cannabis' in such places as ND
November 24, 2017 - 9:30am
November 20, 2017
Several counterfeit Percocet pills seized by authorities in Georgia; agents said the pills actually contain fentanyl analogs. Handout courtesy of Georgia Bureau of Investigation
Counterfeit opioid pills are tricking users - sometimes with lethal results
November 20, 2017 - 8:23am
November 14, 2017
Alvarado-Robles and Flores-Solis had 141 pounds of pure fentanyl in their Queens apartment, the Drug Enforcement Administration said. It was the largest seizure of the powerful opioid in U.S. history, according to the DEA.  Photo handout from the Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York
Mexican traffickers make NYC a fentanyl hub
November 14, 2017 - 10:41am
November 7, 2017
In an undated handout photo, Scott Ostrem, who was arrested on Nov. 2, 2017 as a suspect in the fatal shooting of three people at a Walmart in the Denver suburbs. Officers staking out an apartment complex spotted Ostrem driving by in the same red Mitsubishi he reportedly used to flee the scene of the shooting just hours earlier. (Thornton Police Dept. via The New York Times)
Accused Walmart gunman haunted by voices for decades after taking acid, sister says
November 7, 2017 - 12:14pm
October 25, 2017
Minnesotans asked to drop off unneeded drugs during Saturday event
October 25, 2017 - 1:54pm
October 16, 2017
Todd Rundgren   Photo by Wikimedia Commons
Recording artist Melissa Etheridge performs the national anthem before a game between the New York Knicks and the Golden State Warriors at Madison Square Garden.  Brad Penner /USA TODAY Sports
Aging rock stars Rundgren, Etheridge face court hearings in ND after marijuana, hash charges at border
October 16, 2017 - 9:36pm
U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, R-Pa., left, sponsored the law that weakened the DEA's enforcement abilities. Seen with Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., in 2015, Marino is nominated to be the nation's drug czar. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
How drug companies triumphed over the DEA in 2016 and kept opioids flowing
October 16, 2017 - 1:17pm
September 29, 2017
Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal attorney Debra Flute was sworn in as a special assistant U.S. attorney last week in Sioux Falls in the federal courthouse by  federal Judge Roberto Lange. At right is her brother Dave Flute, who is Sisseton-Wahpteon tribal chairman. Submitted photo
Special U.S. attorney sworn in to help Sisseton-Wahpeton tribe fight increased drug, violent crime
September 29, 2017 - 4:16pm
September 11, 2017
Photo illustration by Gary Meader / Forum News Service
The DEA in Duluth: Inside the new addition to the local drug war
September 11, 2017 - 6:00am
August 31, 2017
Close up of generic pills. Outcry has been building over the rising cost of brand-name medications, but the price of generic drugs has been moving in the opposite direction. (Tony Cenicola/The New York Times)
With US generic drug market in chaos, Indian upstarts rise
August 31, 2017 - 12:12pm
August 15, 2017
Art Gutierrez injects a dose of heroin. He recently watched a friend die after taking a lethal dose of fentanyl.  Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
Thousands of urban overdose deaths linked to shocking increase of fentanyl in drug supply
August 15, 2017 - 8:30pm
August 9, 2017
President Donald Trump (R), flanked by Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Tom Price, delivers remarks on North Korea during an opioid-related briefing at Trump's golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., August 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump vows to 'win' against opioids, but doesn't declare national emergency
August 9, 2017 - 9:20am
Elvis Presley plays guitar during a concert in Fort Worth, Texas, early in his career. (File Photo/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)
Elvis Presley, 40 years after his death, remains an icon and a cautionary tale
August 9, 2017 - 4:30am