How heroin has become the nation’s latest drug epidemic

An epidemic has silently swept across our nation and is now affecting more people than ever before. On Tuesday, the Kaiser Family Foundation released a study that found nearly 4 in 10 people know someone who has been addicted to prescription painkillers — that includes 25 percent who say it was a family member or close friend, and 2 percent who admit it was their own addiction.

Suspect in Colorado clinic attack will face murder charges

The man accused of a deadly shooting rampage at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs was told Monday that he will be charged with first-degree murder in the killing of three people, including a police officer, during the standoff at the facility.

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About 200 kayakers, canoeists, paddleboarders and others create floating peace sign Sunday. The event was part of daylong celebration in Baywood to raise climate change awareness.
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