A giant of the vaping market is blasting global health regulators for ignoring the benefits of harm reduction technologies for smokers.
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Health officials in California are warning about a sharp rise in deaths linked to the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl across the state in 2017.
Authorities seized enough fentanyl to cause 26 million fatal overdoses in the largest drug bust in Nebraska state history.
A vape shop owner in a Montana community is fighting back against a ban on indoor public vaping that treats the devices like tobacco products.
The rapid spread of fentanyl-laced cocaine is sparking a warning from health officials in New York City, which recently experienced a massive spike in deaths linked to the drug.
A looming ban on flavored vaping products in San Francisco will cut off access to healthier alternatives for smokers while "protecting cigarettes," according to experts.
A batch of synthetic marijuana has caused several dozen overdoses since May 19 in New York City, sparking an emergency warning from police.
Federal agents are making strides in the fight against narcotics traffickers along the southern border, increasing interdictions at U.S. ports of entry.
A federal survey reveals roughly 20 percent of Americans know or have known someone struggling with addiction to opioid painkillers.
A man in Washington is accused of attempted murder after allegedly holding down his ex-girlfriend as he shoved Xanax in her mouth and sprayed her with fentanyl.
Authorities in a Massachusetts community are warning residents over a rapid influx of fentanyl-laced cocaine that is causing a rash of "unexpected" fatal overdoses.
The top health official in Chicago is lashing out against electronic cigarettes, employing long-debunked narratives to advocate a crackdown on the industry from federal regulators.
An Ohio father faces multiple charges after passing out behind the wheel from a heroin overdose, with his two young children in the car, before crashing in a residential neighborhood.
An Ohio mother and grandmother are facing multiple charges after an 11-month-old became unresponsive following exposure to cocaine and marijuana.
Alternative tobacco technologies that drastically cut harms from smoking are continuing to fuel a historic decline in cigarette sales in Japan.
Officials in a Chicago suburb are calling for new regulations that target popular vaping products over fears they are creating a public health crisis among teens.
A Florida man on a morning beach jog in Daytona discovered a kilo of cocaine labeled "Porsche" washed up on the shore.
Harm reduction advocates are criticizing lawmakers in New York state for conflating combustible tobacco with vaping in their latest effort to restrict access.
Police are investigating after a kindergarten teacher in Pennsylvania found a six-year-old student chewing on a baggie of cocaine.