Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) introduced the Synthetics Trafficking and Overdose Prevention Act, otherwise known as the STOP Act, earlier this year in an attempt to stop dangerous synthetic drugs from getting into the United States from China.
Mexican drug cartels are overwhelmingly driving heroin consumption in the United States, which has now reached a historic high, the State Department said in a report released Thursday.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte risks impeachment after he admitted “personally” killing criminals when he was the mayor of Davao City, said two Philippine senators.
President Obama now holds the record for the most clemencies issued in a year by a president after he granted 98 more commutations on Thursday.
Members of Congress are furious after the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services confirmed that Mylan, the drug company that makes the EpiPen, has been overcharging the government for the allergy medication.
Former Democratic National Committee chair Howard Dean halfheartedly apologized Friday for his tweet earlier this week suggesting that Donald Trump uses cocaine before calling on the media to apologize for not doing its job calling out Trump for his own innuendos.