| Feb 15, 2013
| 12:01 PM
The Medical Board of California has launched an investigation into a string of 16 fatal overdoses tied to powerful narcotics prescribed by a prominent Orange County physician.
| Nov 17, 2010
| 3:04 PM
Huntington Beach has decided to levy a utility tax on the residents of Sunset Beach when they are annexed, an action previously thought to be unconstitutional without giving them a vote.
Taking a second look at the laws, the city has determined it must...
| May 18, 2011
| 4:45 PM
Two teenagers whose bodies were found Jan. 21 in a Huntington Beach apartment died of accidental overdoses, the Orange County Sheriff-Coroner has declared.
Aaron Saenz, 15, of Westminster, and Chelsea Taylor, 16, of Huntington Beach both had methadone,...
| Dec 19, 2013
Even addicts know they can't keep overdosing without doing themselves horrible harm.
And that's how investors responded Wednesday when they learned from the Federal Reserve that they eventually are going to have to kick the habit of relying on the Fed's...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Filed under: Etc., Government/Legal, SafetyThis shouldn't come as a shock, but heroin is a very, very bad drug. Doing 15 bags of heroin in one day, therefore, is a catastrophically terrible idea, as one Massachusetts man found out by shooting up and...