Drugs

Abbott To Buy Waltham Medical Test Maker Alere For $5.8BAbbott Laboratories says the deal is worth $5.8 billion when restricted stock, stock options and preferred shares are included.
2 Meth Labs Busted In Maine This Year, Police SayMaine State Police say they've uncovered a methamphetamine lab in Northport in the second such discovery of the new year.
3 Arrested In Attempt To Get Evidence From Seized Car, NH Police SayNew Hampshire State Police say three people have been arrested in connection with an attempted break-in at a New Hampshire State Police barracks.
NH Fire Chiefs Seek $1.1M To Hire Drug, Alcohol CounselorsThe New Hampshire fire chiefs coalition is seeking more than $1 million to hire four licensed drug and alcohol counselors.
Winchester Police Help Parents Find Drugs 'Hidden In Plain Sight'The opioid crisis has made headlines across Massachusetts, but many parents are still completely unaware that their kids are at risk, or already doing drugs.
Senate Bill Seeks To Stem Tide Of Deadly Drug AbuseMassachusetts Senate leaders are putting the finishing touches on a wide-ranging bill aimed at reversing a troubling increase in opioid-related overdoses and deaths.
East Boston Man Charged With Possession Of Explosive Devices, Drugs, WeaponsAn East Boston man is facing several charges after he was allegedly found with drugs, weapons, and improvised explosive devices in his home on Friday afternoon.
Bill Cosby Deposition Details Affairs, DrugsUnder oath in a hotel — away from the TV cameras and the soapbox where he did his public moralizing — Bill Cosby sketched a very different image of America's Dad: a philanderer who plied young women with quaaludes, claimed to be adept at reading their unspoken desires and tried to use his wealth to keep "Mrs. Cosby" in the dark.
State Police: Heroin, Guns, $350,000 Seized From Lawrence Man's Home, TruckA 35-year-old Lawrence man is facing several charges after police allegedly found seven kilos of heroin, two guns and more than $350,000 in cash during a multi-agency search of his home and a truck on Friday.
Push To Revoke Bill Cosby's Presidential Medal of FreedomU.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri says she supports efforts to have President Barack Obama revoke Bill Cosby's Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Hemp-Infused Dog Biscuits May Help Pets In PainWe hear a lot about medicinal marijuana and its ability to relieve pain in people. Now, some pet owners are saying something similar might be able to help their dogs and cats.
Baker To Release Details, Recommendations From Opioid PanelA surge in overdoses claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in the state last year.

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