Opioid

Elizabeth Warren
Kelsey Kremer/The Register
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 08, 2019 - 12:16 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rolled out her opioid crisis plan on Wednesday. RELATED: Cocaine deaths up in US, and opioids are a big part of it Trump, first lady teaming up to address opioids epidemic Gillibrand 'open to improving' opioids bill after...
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Dreamstime
January 23, 2019 - 2:43 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) -- Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday his administration has added opioid addiction to the list of eligible illnesses in New Jersey's medical marijuana program as part of a new push to combat the state's drug crisis. Murphy, a Democrat, announced the change at Cooper University...
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(Craig Sherod Photography/AcelRx Pharmaceuticals via AP)
November 05, 2018 - 7:59 pm
The FDA has approved a new, super strong opioid painkiller - despite warnings it might be abused.
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Anthony Legette is a accused of selling laced heroin that led to an overdose death.
Nassau County DA
August 23, 2018 - 11:03 am
MASSAPEQUA, NY (1010 WINS) -- An alleged drug dealer has been arrested in connection with a fatal overdose in Nassau County. Police say Anthony Legette recently sold a deadly mixture of heroin and fentanyl to a Massapequa man. Investigators believe the 28-year-old, who is from East Patchogue, is...
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