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Va. Man Gets 7 Years For Hiding Friend’s Body After Heroin Death

A Vienna man who admitted hiding a friend’s body in the woods after a heroin overdose rather than seeking help for her has been sentenced to nearly seven years in prison.

05/16/2014

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Anne Arundel Police To Begin Carrying ‘Narcan’ To Combat Heroin Overdoses

Anne Arundel County police officers will soon begin carrying “Narcan,” a drug that can reverse the effects of a heroin overdose, the department announced Monday.

03/24/2014

Homeless woman injects herself with heroin.

‘Killer Heroin’ Causing Fatal Overdoses in East

On an icy night last month, a man entered a grocery store here, walked past the displays of cake mix and paper towels, and went into the bathroom, where he injected himself with heroin.

02/17/2014

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Md. Has 37 Deaths From Heroin, Fentanyl Overdoses

Maryland’s medical examiner says there have been at least 37 deaths since September in the state from a batch of heroin that is tainted with fentanyl.

01/31/2014

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D.C. Woman Charged With Killing Infant Son by Drug Overdose

A D.C. woman is charged with allegedly killing her infant son by overdosing him on medicine.

01/19/2014

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FDA Announces Label Changes On Opioids To Prevent Addiction, Overdoses

On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that they plan to implement labeling changes on prescription opioids for the sake of safety.

09/12/2013

Len Bias of the Boston Celtics pumps his fist after he was selected second overall in the June 1986 NBA draft. (Photo By: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images)

David Elfin On Sports: Remembering Maryland’s Len Bias With Lefty Driesell

“Len could do it all,” Driesell said. “He was strong. He could jump. He could shoot from the outside. He could score inside with a jump hook and a drop-step dunk. He was the complete package.”

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