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A city wrestled down an addiction crisis. Then came COVID-19

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. — Larrecsa Cox steered past the used tire shop, where a young man had collapsed a few days before, the syringe...

CDC: West Virginia HIV wave could be ‘tip of the iceberg’

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — For years, West Virginia has had the nation’s highest rate of opioid drug addictions and drug overdose deaths. Now the state...

Warrant: Opioid addiction may have motivated clinic shooting

BUFFALO, Minn. — An alleged gunman's addiction to opioid medication was the “driving force” behind last week’s shooting at a Minnesota health clinic that...