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Hurricane Gaston reforms, moves northwest in the Atlantic

Vacation plans could be spoiled and isolated flash flooding is possible. The strongest winds will be along the immediate coast between Cape Lookout and Kill Devil Hills. There are two additional systems the NHC is monitoring. It formed off the coast in Florida, but now the storm is said to be heading northeastwards to the UK.

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Accidental overdoses killed 8 people a day in Ohio last year

Gov. John Kasich will speak at a heroin summit in downtown Cincinnati Thursday as heroin overdoses occur at an alarming and unprecedented rate in the Tri-State. OH has been one of the states hit hardest by the overdose epidemic. DiOrio said that decline of opiates dispensed to OH patients is due, in part, to the reduction of the prescription pill supply, increased law enforcement efforts, increased prescription drug monitoring by prescribers and pharmacists, and establishing opioid ...

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Cincinnati sees estimated 78 heroin overdoses in 2 days

Indiana State Police say the heroin was laced with fentanyl, a narcotic found in anesthesia that helps prevent pain after surgery. All of the overdoses required the use of naloxone, Wheeles said, and some of those revived with the drug were as young as 16.

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McGregor faces 6-month ban unless he gets clearance on foot

He stayed on the outside, keeping Diaz on his back foot with well placed leg kicks and entering but not overcommitting with his signature left hand. "I'd like to see him at 55". "Better keep that weak shit away from the lightweight division, You both got work to do @TheNotoriousMMA @NateDiaz209 #ufc #thnq #comeCMe", Alvarez wrote on Twitter .

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Mislabeled Pills In Prince's Home Contained Fentanyl

One summary from the report, however, may point to Prince's sudden passing, which seems to be a victim of the rise in fentanyl. It would be a serious health hazard if a batch was mislabeled and given to the public. How did Prince acquire the drug? The DEA issued a nationwide alert about fentanyl overdose in March 2015. But the Drug Enforcement Administration said drug traffickers have since expanded the illicit fentanyl market by producing counterfeit pills that contain the opioid.

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PYD suffering from lack of support, clashes with regime

The U.S. jets arrived just as the two Syrian government Su-24 bombers were departing, according to Pentagon spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis, who said none of the U.S. The U.S. has teamed with rebels to target militants affiliated with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, and has called for the removal of Syrian President of Bashar al-Assad, while Russian supports the regime.