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New Drug for Obesity to Show Promising Results

A new way to fight obesity is an injectable drug that is showing promising results.

07/02/2015

Photo: AFP/Getty/Juan Mabromata

Springfield, Mo. Inundated by High-grade Marijuana from Colorado

Narcotics investigators in Springfield say the city is seeing an influx of higher-grade marijuana from states where the drug is legal, particularly Colorado.

06/29/2015

The Salvation Army's Midland Division breaks ground on a $6 million addiction treatment facility in midtown St. Louis on June 25, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Salvation Army Breaks Ground on Addiction Treatment Center

Six million dollar facility is expected to open during the summer of 2016

06/25/2015

Dorian Johnson, 22, leaves the funeral of friend Michael Brown at the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis on August 25, 2014. Johnson was with Brown when he was shot by a white Ferguson, Missouri police officer on August 9. The shooting led to several nights of looting, arrests and heavy police presence.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Michael Brown’s Friend Who Filed Lawsuit is Arrested, Charged

Johnson, best known as Michael Brown’s friend who was walking with him moments before Brown was shot and killed, was arrested Wednesday and charged Thursday for resisting arrest.

05/07/2015

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St. Louis Police Officer Pleads Guilty in Federal Court

A St. Louis police officer accused of working with drug dealers, pleads guilty in federal court.

04/06/2015

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Driver Tells Officer: ‘I’m Not Gonna Lie. I Sell Marijuana.’

The police officer making a traffic stop in suburban St. Louis was confronted with some unexpected honesty when the driver told him bluntly: “I’m not gonna lie. I sell marijuana.”

04/03/2015

Photo: Getty/Justin Sullivan

Senate Passed Prescription Drug Monitoring Act

The bill would allow a government database to monitor the prescribing and dispensing of narcotic-type drugs.

04/03/2015

Baggies of typical "bath salts" are seen on January 24, 2011 in Washington,DC. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Counselors Look Out for New Drug

Local drug counselors say they are keeping a close eye on a dangerous drug that is now being seen in Florida.

04/03/2015

Booking photo of Jailin Turner. (credit: Johnson County Sheriff's Office)

Iowa Woman Arrested After She Was Locked Out Of Her Apartment

Police say an Iowa woman who was locked out of her apartment has been locked up after officers who helped her regain entry found pot plants and drug paraphernalia inside.

11/24/2014

Recent Rash of Overdose Deaths

Five overdose deaths in the Metro East may be linked.

02/19/2014

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