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City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

James Barton owns the “substandard property” at 2610 Arnott Street that city attorneys said is a “threat to the health, safety, and welfare of the public and i [...] Read full article: City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After...→

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After Repeated Health Violations

James Barton owns the “substandard property” at 2610 Arnott Street that city attorneys said is a “threat to the health, safety, and welfare of the public and i [...] Read full article: City Busts Clairemont ‘Drug House’ After...→

Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health Head-on and in-House

Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health Head-on and in-House

A Lehigh Valley school has embarked on a six-year plan to help kids while their in school, a novel approach surprisingly rare in public education. Read full article: Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health H...→

Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitmer to declare public health crisis over water shutoffs

Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitmer to declare public health crisis over water shutoffs

The city of Detroit has shut off water to nearly 150,000 homes for delinquent payments in the past seven years. Now city council members are... Read full article: Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitme...→

The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid leave and legal pot

The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid leave and legal pot

Lawmakers have struggled to find common ground on ways to provide insulin and other important drugs to patients who cannot afford them. Those discussions will [...] Read full article: The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid ...→

New city initiative to offer care, health support for first-time parents

New city initiative to offer care, health support for first-time parents

A new city initiative aims to make first-time parents in the borough eligible for home visiting services after they have their baby. Read full article: New city initiative to offer care, healt...→

Denver city council to consider extending halfway house contract with private prison company — again

Denver city council to consider extending halfway house contract with private prison company — again

As Denver figures out how to move on from private halfway houses, it’s leaders will be asked to extend a contract with a private prison corporation once again. Read full article: Denver city council to consider extendin...→

Washington state senator unveils bill to aid people who refuse treatment for drug addiction or mental-health issues

OLYMPIA — When her 33-year-old son leaves jail or a treatment center after a mental-health and drug-addiction crisis, Theresa Yates says, there's nothing to ke [...] Read full article: Washington state senator unveils bill to...→

Judge: city may move sex offenders from halfway house too close to Aurora playground

Judge: city may move sex offenders from halfway house too close to Aurora playground

A Kane County judge on Friday denied a temporary restraining order against the city of Aurora's push to have 18 sex offenders evicted from the Wayside Cross Mi [...] Read full article: Judge: city may move sex offenders from ...→

Watch live: White House briefing on health policy, opioid epidemic

Watch live: White House briefing on health policy, opioid epidemic

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, National Drug Control Policy Director Jim Carroll and Assistant Secretary of Public Health Adm. Brett Giroir will brief [...] Read full article: Watch live: White House briefing on heal...→

House passes New York City congresswoman's bill to fund Holocaust education - amNewYork

On Monday, the House of Representatives passed the Never Again Education Act, sponsored by Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney of New York City, which funds Read full article: House passes New York City congresswoman...→

3 people arrested, children removed from alleged drug house in Yucaipa

3 people arrested, children removed from alleged drug house in Yucaipa

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said the three children were taken into custody by Child and Family Services and placed into a safe home. Read full article: 3 people arrested, children removed from...→

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

More than half of Colorado voters are in favor of the state creating a public insurance health option and nearly three-quarters support setting limits on presc [...] Read full article: Colorado voters support creating a publi...→

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that a weigh-loss drug may increase your risk of cancer. Read full article: Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq ma...→

Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceanside Tackles Abandoned House

Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceanside Tackles Abandoned House

The new year is bringing welcome news to an Oceanside neighborhood where people have complained for years about an abandoned home full of overgrown bushes, wee [...] Read full article: Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceans...→

Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided by Mexican Border State Cops

Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided by Mexican Border State Cops

Authorities in a Mexican border state raided a church that was being used to distribute large quantities of marijuana. Read full article: Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided b...→

Open Cities community health center appeals to governor, city of St. Paul for emergency cash

Open Cities community health center appeals to governor, city of St. Paul for emergency cash

Open Cities, a community health center serving low-income residents in St. Paul, is appealing to city leaders and the governor’s office for an emergency cash i [...] Read full article: Open Cities community health center appe...→

Man and woman arrested for allegedly operating Northern Michigan drug house

Man and woman arrested for allegedly operating Northern Michigan drug house

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY (WXYZ) — A man and woman were arrested on Feb. 12 for the alleged possession of methamphetamine, according to the Traverse Narcotics Team [...] Read full article: Man and woman arrested for allegedly ope...→

Mayor signs bill that extends health care benefits to non-uniform city workers - amNewYork

The mayor signed a bill this week that will extend government-funded health care to families of all municipal workers, not just firefighters and police, Read full article: Mayor signs bill that extends health car...→

2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug Busts, Especially Marijuana Products

2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug Busts, Especially Marijuana Products

Drug enforcement teams had a record year of drug seizures in 2019, but one category really jumped in the last year. Read full article: 2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug ...→

Audit: City of San Diego Earns Top Ranking for Financial Health - Times of San Diego

The city of San Diego ranks first in financial health among similar-sized cities across the country – a top-ranking it has held for eight consecutive years, ac [...] Read full article: Audit: City of San Diego Earns Top Ranki...→

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

Citizens returning from Hubei Province will be quarantined for 14 days upon returning to the U.S. Read full article: White House declares health emergency fo...→

White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses Declining First Time in 29 Years

White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses Declining First Time in 29 Years

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Thursday celebrated the news that the number of drug overdose deaths had decreased. Read full article: White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses De...→

City Health Department unveils coronavirus information initiative

City Health Department unveils coronavirus information initiative

With no reported coronavirus cases in New York, the city’s Health Department says the risk is low, but they're very prepared in case the virus makes its way to [...] Read full article: City Health Department unveils coronavir...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Austin City Council passed a resolution Thursday calling on the Austin Police Department to make arresting people for small, p [...] Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

The day after San Francisco police reported a significant decrease in violent crime, alarming new numbers arose Wednesday about fatal drug overdoses in the cit [...] Read full article: SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency...→

Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Division

Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Division

BBBS thanks our SDPD officers and staff at the Mid-City division with an appreciation lunch while they host the community for an Open House! About this Event E [...] Read full article: Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Di...→

House Democrats look to keep campaign promises on health care

House Democrats look to keep campaign promises on health care

House Democrats, looking beyond impeachment, hope to fulfill top midterm campaign promises on health care to bolster their case for keeping the majority in the [...] Read full article: House Democrats look to keep campaign pr...→

18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Busts

18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Busts

Sixteen Maryland residents sold drugs out of a music studio in District Heights and a housing complex in Silver Spring, prosecutors said. Read full article: 18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Bust...→

5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in New York City suburb: Officials

5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in New York City suburb: Officials

Five people have been stabbed at an Hasidic rabbi's house in the Rockland Country suburb of New York City, authorities say. Read full article: 5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in Ne...→

Detroit men charged for running a drug & prostitution house allegedly beat & raped women

Detroit men charged for running a drug & prostitution house allegedly beat & raped women

Two Detroit men were arrested and charged with federal crimes for allegedly beating and raping women inside a drug and prostitution house they ran. Read full article: Detroit men charged for running a drug &...→

City to hold open house Feb. 27 on proposed changes to DeKalb Avenue - Atlanta INtown Paper

City to hold open house Feb. 27 on proposed changes to DeKalb Avenue - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta Department of Transportation will hold a Complete Street Open House on Feb. 27  for residents and stakeholders to learn more about proposed changes [...] Read full article: City to hold open house Feb. 27 on propo...→

No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Sunday Night

No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Sunday Night

A Haltom City man safely escaped a fire inside his home Sunday night after the quick action of two good Samaritans. Tracey Wells said she and a delivery driver [...] Read full article: No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Su...→

Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug busts

Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug busts

The Coast Guard has made record drug seizures in recent years as authorities step up efforts to stem the flow of illegal drugs into the United States.  Read full article: Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug bu...→

Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze After Drug Lord’s Arrest

Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze After Drug Lord’s Arrest

Cartel gunmen torched vehicles and clashed with Mexican authorities as they lay siege to the second-largest city in Michoacán. Read full article: Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze Af...→

Hillsborough County White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus Justin Boggs 9:47 PM, Jan 31, 2020

Hillsborough County White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus Justin Boggs 9:47 PM, Jan 31, 2020

"I want to emphasize that the risk to the American public currently is low. Our goal is to do all we can do to keep it that way," Redfield said.... The order a [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County White House declares...→

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

Citizens returning from Hubei Province will be quarantined for 14 days upon returning to the U.S. Read full article: White House declares health emergency fo...→

Trump health chief tries to contain coronavirus — and White House frustration

Trump health chief tries to contain coronavirus — and White House frustration

Trump and his top aides are privately on edge about the spreading global threat, ramping up their response as fear starts to spread across the U.S. Read full article: Trump health chief tries to contain coro...→

After drug bust, city starts clearing large tent encampment by I-5 ramps

After drug bust, city starts clearing large tent encampment by I-5 ramps

City crews started clearing one of Seattle's largest and most visible homeless encampments Tuesday morning following a drug bust last week at the site, tucked [...] Read full article: After drug bust, city starts clearing la...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

The new ordinance only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed. Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

City Health Program Expands to BK and Staten Island, Where Most Uninsured are Latinos

City Health Program Expands to BK and Staten Island, Where Most Uninsured are Latinos

NYC Care, the city's affordable healthcare program for New Yorkers who are ineligible or can't afford insurance, is expanding to Brooklyn and Staten Island thi [...] Read full article: City Health Program Expands to BK and St...→

City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With Cement, But Brooklyn Neighbors Cry It's Not Enough

City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With Cement, But Brooklyn Neighbors Cry It's Not Enough

A vacant home with more than 200 violations is still upsetting neighbors after years of complaints in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn. Read full article: City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With...→

House passes bill to force EPA regulation of 'forever chemicals' linked to health concerns

House passes bill to force EPA regulation of 'forever chemicals' linked to health concerns

The House has passed a bill that would require the EPA to act to limit Americans’ exposure to chemicals connected to health problems. Read full article: House passes bill to force EPA regulatio...→

Denver city council to consider $1.3 million purchase of halfway house from private prison company

Denver city council to consider $1.3 million purchase of halfway house from private prison company

The imminent closure of Tooley Hall will be the end of the city’s community corrections contracts with GEO Group, one of the largest private prison companies i [...] Read full article: Denver city council to consider $1.3 mil...→

Health systems combine, drug prices rise, leadership shuffles: The big stories of 2019

Crain's health care reporter Stephanie Goldberg recaps the people and organizations that made news in the past year, and industry trends she'll be watching in [...] Read full article: Health systems combine, drug prices rise...→

3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With Drug Suspect; At Least 1 Shot Fired

3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With Drug Suspect; At Least 1 Shot Fired

Three Jersey City police officers suffered minor injuries in a scuffle with a 32-year-old drug suspect not far from the scene of the hate-fueled shootout that [...] Read full article: 3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With...→

Detroit men charged for running a drug & prostitution house allegedly beat & raped women

Detroit men charged for running a drug & prostitution house allegedly beat & raped women

Two Detroit men were arrested and charged with federal crimes for allegedly beating and raping women inside a drug and prostitution house they ran. Read full article: Detroit men charged for running a drug &...→

Mayor signs bill that extends health care benefits to non-uniform city workers - amNewYork

The mayor signed a bill this week that will extend government-funded health care to families of all municipal workers, not just firefighters and police, Read full article: Mayor signs bill that extends health car...→

Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitmer to declare public health crisis over water shutoffs

Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitmer to declare public health crisis over water shutoffs

The city of Detroit has shut off water to nearly 150,000 homes for delinquent payments in the past seven years. Now city council members are... Read full article: Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitme...→

No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Sunday Night

No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Sunday Night

A Haltom City man safely escaped a fire inside his home Sunday night after the quick action of two good Samaritans. Tracey Wells said she and a delivery driver [...] Read full article: No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Su...→

New city initiative to offer care, health support for first-time parents

New city initiative to offer care, health support for first-time parents

A new city initiative aims to make first-time parents in the borough eligible for home visiting services after they have their baby. Read full article: New city initiative to offer care, healt...→

Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze After Drug Lord’s Arrest

Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze After Drug Lord’s Arrest

Cartel gunmen torched vehicles and clashed with Mexican authorities as they lay siege to the second-largest city in Michoacán. Read full article: Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze Af...→

Washington state senator unveils bill to aid people who refuse treatment for drug addiction or mental-health issues

OLYMPIA — When her 33-year-old son leaves jail or a treatment center after a mental-health and drug-addiction crisis, Theresa Yates says, there's nothing to ke [...] Read full article: Washington state senator unveils bill to...→

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

Citizens returning from Hubei Province will be quarantined for 14 days upon returning to the U.S. Read full article: White House declares health emergency fo...→

White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses Declining First Time in 29 Years

White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses Declining First Time in 29 Years

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Thursday celebrated the news that the number of drug overdose deaths had decreased. Read full article: White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses De...→

Watch live: White House briefing on health policy, opioid epidemic

Watch live: White House briefing on health policy, opioid epidemic

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, National Drug Control Policy Director Jim Carroll and Assistant Secretary of Public Health Adm. Brett Giroir will brief [...] Read full article: Watch live: White House briefing on heal...→

After drug bust, city starts clearing large tent encampment by I-5 ramps

After drug bust, city starts clearing large tent encampment by I-5 ramps

City crews started clearing one of Seattle's largest and most visible homeless encampments Tuesday morning following a drug bust last week at the site, tucked [...] Read full article: After drug bust, city starts clearing la...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Austin City Council passed a resolution Thursday calling on the Austin Police Department to make arresting people for small, p [...] Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

3 people arrested, children removed from alleged drug house in Yucaipa

3 people arrested, children removed from alleged drug house in Yucaipa

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said the three children were taken into custody by Child and Family Services and placed into a safe home. Read full article: 3 people arrested, children removed from...→

City Health Program Expands to BK and Staten Island, Where Most Uninsured are Latinos

City Health Program Expands to BK and Staten Island, Where Most Uninsured are Latinos

NYC Care, the city's affordable healthcare program for New Yorkers who are ineligible or can't afford insurance, is expanding to Brooklyn and Staten Island thi [...] Read full article: City Health Program Expands to BK and St...→

Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Division

Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Division

BBBS thanks our SDPD officers and staff at the Mid-City division with an appreciation lunch while they host the community for an Open House! About this Event E [...] Read full article: Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Di...→

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that a weigh-loss drug may increase your risk of cancer. Read full article: Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq ma...→

House passes bill to force EPA regulation of 'forever chemicals' linked to health concerns

House passes bill to force EPA regulation of 'forever chemicals' linked to health concerns

The House has passed a bill that would require the EPA to act to limit Americans’ exposure to chemicals connected to health problems. Read full article: House passes bill to force EPA regulatio...→

Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceanside Tackles Abandoned House

Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceanside Tackles Abandoned House

The new year is bringing welcome news to an Oceanside neighborhood where people have complained for years about an abandoned home full of overgrown bushes, wee [...] Read full article: Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceans...→

Health systems combine, drug prices rise, leadership shuffles: The big stories of 2019

Crain's health care reporter Stephanie Goldberg recaps the people and organizations that made news in the past year, and industry trends she'll be watching in [...] Read full article: Health systems combine, drug prices rise...→

5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in New York City suburb: Officials

5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in New York City suburb: Officials

Five people have been stabbed at an Hasidic rabbi's house in the Rockland Country suburb of New York City, authorities say. Read full article: 5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in Ne...→

Open Cities community health center appeals to governor, city of St. Paul for emergency cash

Open Cities community health center appeals to governor, city of St. Paul for emergency cash

Open Cities, a community health center serving low-income residents in St. Paul, is appealing to city leaders and the governor’s office for an emergency cash i [...] Read full article: Open Cities community health center appe...→

Man and woman arrested for allegedly operating Northern Michigan drug house

Man and woman arrested for allegedly operating Northern Michigan drug house

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY (WXYZ) — A man and woman were arrested on Feb. 12 for the alleged possession of methamphetamine, according to the Traverse Narcotics Team [...] Read full article: Man and woman arrested for allegedly ope...→

Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health Head-on and in-House

Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health Head-on and in-House

A Lehigh Valley school has embarked on a six-year plan to help kids while their in school, a novel approach surprisingly rare in public education. Read full article: Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health H...→

City to hold open house Feb. 27 on proposed changes to DeKalb Avenue - Atlanta INtown Paper

City to hold open house Feb. 27 on proposed changes to DeKalb Avenue - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta Department of Transportation will hold a Complete Street Open House on Feb. 27  for residents and stakeholders to learn more about proposed changes [...] Read full article: City to hold open house Feb. 27 on propo...→

2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug Busts, Especially Marijuana Products

2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug Busts, Especially Marijuana Products

Drug enforcement teams had a record year of drug seizures in 2019, but one category really jumped in the last year. Read full article: 2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug ...→

The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid leave and legal pot

The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid leave and legal pot

Lawmakers have struggled to find common ground on ways to provide insulin and other important drugs to patients who cannot afford them. Those discussions will [...] Read full article: The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid ...→

Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug busts

Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug busts

The Coast Guard has made record drug seizures in recent years as authorities step up efforts to stem the flow of illegal drugs into the United States.  Read full article: Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug bu...→

Audit: City of San Diego Earns Top Ranking for Financial Health - Times of San Diego

The city of San Diego ranks first in financial health among similar-sized cities across the country – a top-ranking it has held for eight consecutive years, ac [...] Read full article: Audit: City of San Diego Earns Top Ranki...→

Denver city council to consider extending halfway house contract with private prison company — again

Denver city council to consider extending halfway house contract with private prison company — again

As Denver figures out how to move on from private halfway houses, it’s leaders will be asked to extend a contract with a private prison corporation once again. Read full article: Denver city council to consider extendin...→

Hillsborough County White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus Justin Boggs 9:47 PM, Jan 31, 2020

Hillsborough County White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus Justin Boggs 9:47 PM, Jan 31, 2020

"I want to emphasize that the risk to the American public currently is low. Our goal is to do all we can do to keep it that way," Redfield said.... The order a [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County White House declares...→

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

Citizens returning from Hubei Province will be quarantined for 14 days upon returning to the U.S. Read full article: White House declares health emergency fo...→

Judge: city may move sex offenders from halfway house too close to Aurora playground

Judge: city may move sex offenders from halfway house too close to Aurora playground

A Kane County judge on Friday denied a temporary restraining order against the city of Aurora's push to have 18 sex offenders evicted from the Wayside Cross Mi [...] Read full article: Judge: city may move sex offenders from ...→

Trump health chief tries to contain coronavirus — and White House frustration

Trump health chief tries to contain coronavirus — and White House frustration

Trump and his top aides are privately on edge about the spreading global threat, ramping up their response as fear starts to spread across the U.S. Read full article: Trump health chief tries to contain coro...→

City Health Department unveils coronavirus information initiative

City Health Department unveils coronavirus information initiative

With no reported coronavirus cases in New York, the city’s Health Department says the risk is low, but they're very prepared in case the virus makes its way to [...] Read full article: City Health Department unveils coronavir...→

House passes New York City congresswoman's bill to fund Holocaust education - amNewYork

On Monday, the House of Representatives passed the Never Again Education Act, sponsored by Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney of New York City, which funds Read full article: House passes New York City congresswoman...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

The new ordinance only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed. Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

The day after San Francisco police reported a significant decrease in violent crime, alarming new numbers arose Wednesday about fatal drug overdoses in the cit [...] Read full article: SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency...→

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

More than half of Colorado voters are in favor of the state creating a public insurance health option and nearly three-quarters support setting limits on presc [...] Read full article: Colorado voters support creating a publi...→

City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With Cement, But Brooklyn Neighbors Cry It's Not Enough

City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With Cement, But Brooklyn Neighbors Cry It's Not Enough

A vacant home with more than 200 violations is still upsetting neighbors after years of complaints in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn. Read full article: City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With...→

House Democrats look to keep campaign promises on health care

House Democrats look to keep campaign promises on health care

House Democrats, looking beyond impeachment, hope to fulfill top midterm campaign promises on health care to bolster their case for keeping the majority in the [...] Read full article: House Democrats look to keep campaign pr...→

Denver city council to consider $1.3 million purchase of halfway house from private prison company

Denver city council to consider $1.3 million purchase of halfway house from private prison company

The imminent closure of Tooley Hall will be the end of the city’s community corrections contracts with GEO Group, one of the largest private prison companies i [...] Read full article: Denver city council to consider $1.3 mil...→

18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Busts

18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Busts

Sixteen Maryland residents sold drugs out of a music studio in District Heights and a housing complex in Silver Spring, prosecutors said. Read full article: 18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Bust...→

Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided by Mexican Border State Cops

Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided by Mexican Border State Cops

Authorities in a Mexican border state raided a church that was being used to distribute large quantities of marijuana. Read full article: Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided b...→

3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With Drug Suspect; At Least 1 Shot Fired

3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With Drug Suspect; At Least 1 Shot Fired

Three Jersey City police officers suffered minor injuries in a scuffle with a 32-year-old drug suspect not far from the scene of the hate-fueled shootout that [...] Read full article: 3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With...→

Man and woman arrested for allegedly operating Northern Michigan drug house

Man and woman arrested for allegedly operating Northern Michigan drug house

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY (WXYZ) — A man and woman were arrested on Feb. 12 for the alleged possession of methamphetamine, according to the Traverse Narcotics Team [...] Read full article: Man and woman arrested for allegedly ope...→

Detroit men charged for running a drug & prostitution house allegedly beat & raped women

Detroit men charged for running a drug & prostitution house allegedly beat & raped women

Two Detroit men were arrested and charged with federal crimes for allegedly beating and raping women inside a drug and prostitution house they ran. Read full article: Detroit men charged for running a drug &...→

Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health Head-on and in-House

Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health Head-on and in-House

A Lehigh Valley school has embarked on a six-year plan to help kids while their in school, a novel approach surprisingly rare in public education. Read full article: Pa. High School Tackling Mental Health H...→

Mayor signs bill that extends health care benefits to non-uniform city workers - amNewYork

The mayor signed a bill this week that will extend government-funded health care to families of all municipal workers, not just firefighters and police, Read full article: Mayor signs bill that extends health car...→

City to hold open house Feb. 27 on proposed changes to DeKalb Avenue - Atlanta INtown Paper

City to hold open house Feb. 27 on proposed changes to DeKalb Avenue - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta Department of Transportation will hold a Complete Street Open House on Feb. 27  for residents and stakeholders to learn more about proposed changes [...] Read full article: City to hold open house Feb. 27 on propo...→

Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitmer to declare public health crisis over water shutoffs

Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitmer to declare public health crisis over water shutoffs

The city of Detroit has shut off water to nearly 150,000 homes for delinquent payments in the past seven years. Now city council members are... Read full article: Detroit City Council to urge Gov. Whitme...→

2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug Busts, Especially Marijuana Products

2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug Busts, Especially Marijuana Products

Drug enforcement teams had a record year of drug seizures in 2019, but one category really jumped in the last year. Read full article: 2019 Was Record Year For Minnesota Drug ...→

No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Sunday Night

No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Sunday Night

A Haltom City man safely escaped a fire inside his home Sunday night after the quick action of two good Samaritans. Tracey Wells said she and a delivery driver [...] Read full article: No Injuries in Haltom City House Fire Su...→

The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid leave and legal pot

The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid leave and legal pot

Lawmakers have struggled to find common ground on ways to provide insulin and other important drugs to patients who cannot afford them. Those discussions will [...] Read full article: The MN health debate: Drug prices, paid ...→

Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug busts

Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug busts

The Coast Guard has made record drug seizures in recent years as authorities step up efforts to stem the flow of illegal drugs into the United States.  Read full article: Some of the heftiest Coast Guard drug bu...→

New city initiative to offer care, health support for first-time parents

New city initiative to offer care, health support for first-time parents

A new city initiative aims to make first-time parents in the borough eligible for home visiting services after they have their baby. Read full article: New city initiative to offer care, healt...→

Audit: City of San Diego Earns Top Ranking for Financial Health - Times of San Diego

The city of San Diego ranks first in financial health among similar-sized cities across the country – a top-ranking it has held for eight consecutive years, ac [...] Read full article: Audit: City of San Diego Earns Top Ranki...→

Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze After Drug Lord’s Arrest

Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze After Drug Lord’s Arrest

Cartel gunmen torched vehicles and clashed with Mexican authorities as they lay siege to the second-largest city in Michoacán. Read full article: Cartel Gunmen Set Mexican City Ablaze Af...→

Denver city council to consider extending halfway house contract with private prison company — again

Denver city council to consider extending halfway house contract with private prison company — again

As Denver figures out how to move on from private halfway houses, it’s leaders will be asked to extend a contract with a private prison corporation once again. Read full article: Denver city council to consider extendin...→

Hillsborough County White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus Justin Boggs 9:47 PM, Jan 31, 2020

Hillsborough County White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus Justin Boggs 9:47 PM, Jan 31, 2020

"I want to emphasize that the risk to the American public currently is low. Our goal is to do all we can do to keep it that way," Redfield said.... The order a [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County White House declares...→

Washington state senator unveils bill to aid people who refuse treatment for drug addiction or mental-health issues

OLYMPIA — When her 33-year-old son leaves jail or a treatment center after a mental-health and drug-addiction crisis, Theresa Yates says, there's nothing to ke [...] Read full article: Washington state senator unveils bill to...→

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

Citizens returning from Hubei Province will be quarantined for 14 days upon returning to the U.S. Read full article: White House declares health emergency fo...→

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

White House declares health emergency for novel coronavirus

Citizens returning from Hubei Province will be quarantined for 14 days upon returning to the U.S. Read full article: White House declares health emergency fo...→

Judge: city may move sex offenders from halfway house too close to Aurora playground

Judge: city may move sex offenders from halfway house too close to Aurora playground

A Kane County judge on Friday denied a temporary restraining order against the city of Aurora's push to have 18 sex offenders evicted from the Wayside Cross Mi [...] Read full article: Judge: city may move sex offenders from ...→

White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses Declining First Time in 29 Years

White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses Declining First Time in 29 Years

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Thursday celebrated the news that the number of drug overdose deaths had decreased. Read full article: White House Celebrates Drug Overdoses De...→

Trump health chief tries to contain coronavirus — and White House frustration

Trump health chief tries to contain coronavirus — and White House frustration

Trump and his top aides are privately on edge about the spreading global threat, ramping up their response as fear starts to spread across the U.S. Read full article: Trump health chief tries to contain coro...→

Watch live: White House briefing on health policy, opioid epidemic

Watch live: White House briefing on health policy, opioid epidemic

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, National Drug Control Policy Director Jim Carroll and Assistant Secretary of Public Health Adm. Brett Giroir will brief [...] Read full article: Watch live: White House briefing on heal...→

City Health Department unveils coronavirus information initiative

City Health Department unveils coronavirus information initiative

With no reported coronavirus cases in New York, the city’s Health Department says the risk is low, but they're very prepared in case the virus makes its way to [...] Read full article: City Health Department unveils coronavir...→

After drug bust, city starts clearing large tent encampment by I-5 ramps

After drug bust, city starts clearing large tent encampment by I-5 ramps

City crews started clearing one of Seattle's largest and most visible homeless encampments Tuesday morning following a drug bust last week at the site, tucked [...] Read full article: After drug bust, city starts clearing la...→

House passes New York City congresswoman's bill to fund Holocaust education - amNewYork

On Monday, the House of Representatives passed the Never Again Education Act, sponsored by Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney of New York City, which funds Read full article: House passes New York City congresswoman...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Austin City Council passed a resolution Thursday calling on the Austin Police Department to make arresting people for small, p [...] Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

The new ordinance only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed. Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

3 people arrested, children removed from alleged drug house in Yucaipa

3 people arrested, children removed from alleged drug house in Yucaipa

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said the three children were taken into custody by Child and Family Services and placed into a safe home. Read full article: 3 people arrested, children removed from...→

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency As Fatal Drug Overdoses Spike

The day after San Francisco police reported a significant decrease in violent crime, alarming new numbers arose Wednesday about fatal drug overdoses in the cit [...] Read full article: SF Supe Declares Public Health Emergency...→

City Health Program Expands to BK and Staten Island, Where Most Uninsured are Latinos

City Health Program Expands to BK and Staten Island, Where Most Uninsured are Latinos

NYC Care, the city's affordable healthcare program for New Yorkers who are ineligible or can't afford insurance, is expanding to Brooklyn and Staten Island thi [...] Read full article: City Health Program Expands to BK and St...→

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

Colorado voters support creating a public health insurance option, limiting drug costs, poll finds

More than half of Colorado voters are in favor of the state creating a public insurance health option and nearly three-quarters support setting limits on presc [...] Read full article: Colorado voters support creating a publi...→

Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Division

Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Division

BBBS thanks our SDPD officers and staff at the Mid-City division with an appreciation lunch while they host the community for an Open House! About this Event E [...] Read full article: Thank You/Open House at SDPD Mid-City Di...→

City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With Cement, But Brooklyn Neighbors Cry It's Not Enough

City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With Cement, But Brooklyn Neighbors Cry It's Not Enough

A vacant home with more than 200 violations is still upsetting neighbors after years of complaints in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn. Read full article: City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With...→

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq may increase cancer risk, FDA says

On Tuesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that a weigh-loss drug may increase your risk of cancer. Read full article: Health alert: Weight-loss drug Belviq ma...→

House Democrats look to keep campaign promises on health care

House Democrats look to keep campaign promises on health care

House Democrats, looking beyond impeachment, hope to fulfill top midterm campaign promises on health care to bolster their case for keeping the majority in the [...] Read full article: House Democrats look to keep campaign pr...→

House passes bill to force EPA regulation of 'forever chemicals' linked to health concerns

House passes bill to force EPA regulation of 'forever chemicals' linked to health concerns

The House has passed a bill that would require the EPA to act to limit Americans’ exposure to chemicals connected to health problems. Read full article: House passes bill to force EPA regulatio...→

Denver city council to consider $1.3 million purchase of halfway house from private prison company

Denver city council to consider $1.3 million purchase of halfway house from private prison company

The imminent closure of Tooley Hall will be the end of the city’s community corrections contracts with GEO Group, one of the largest private prison companies i [...] Read full article: Denver city council to consider $1.3 mil...→

Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceanside Tackles Abandoned House

Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceanside Tackles Abandoned House

The new year is bringing welcome news to an Oceanside neighborhood where people have complained for years about an abandoned home full of overgrown bushes, wee [...] Read full article: Rats, Weeds, & Squatters: City of Oceans...→

18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Busts

18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Busts

Sixteen Maryland residents sold drugs out of a music studio in District Heights and a housing complex in Silver Spring, prosecutors said. Read full article: 18 People Arrested in Maryland Drug Bust...→

Health systems combine, drug prices rise, leadership shuffles: The big stories of 2019

Crain's health care reporter Stephanie Goldberg recaps the people and organizations that made news in the past year, and industry trends she'll be watching in [...] Read full article: Health systems combine, drug prices rise...→

Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided by Mexican Border State Cops

Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided by Mexican Border State Cops

Authorities in a Mexican border state raided a church that was being used to distribute large quantities of marijuana. Read full article: Church Used as Drug Stash House Raided b...→

5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in New York City suburb: Officials

5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in New York City suburb: Officials

Five people have been stabbed at an Hasidic rabbi's house in the Rockland Country suburb of New York City, authorities say. Read full article: 5 stabbed at Hasidic rabbi's house in Ne...→

3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With Drug Suspect; At Least 1 Shot Fired

3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With Drug Suspect; At Least 1 Shot Fired

Three Jersey City police officers suffered minor injuries in a scuffle with a 32-year-old drug suspect not far from the scene of the hate-fueled shootout that [...] Read full article: 3 Jersey City Cops Hurt in Struggle With...→

Open Cities community health center appeals to governor, city of St. Paul for emergency cash

Open Cities community health center appeals to governor, city of St. Paul for emergency cash

Open Cities, a community health center serving low-income residents in St. Paul, is appealing to city leaders and the governor’s office for an emergency cash i [...] Read full article: Open Cities community health center appe...→