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Delivered ‘Like A Pizza’: Why Killer Drug Fentanyl Is So Hard To Stop

Delivered ‘Like A Pizza’: Why Killer Drug Fentanyl Is So Hard To Stop

By Martha Bebinger, WBUR The latest chart of overdose deaths in Massachusetts shows a climbing blue line labeled “fentanyl.” Pick a spot on that line in mid-August and picture…

Marijuana legalization: Big changes across country

Marijuana legalization: Big changes across country

Sam Méndez, University of Washington This year’s election season was historic in more ways than one. An unprecedented nine states considered liberalizing cannabis laws, and here’s how…

Election Buzz: A Look At Brain Science As 5 States Vote On Legalizing Pot

Election Buzz: A Look At Brain Science As 5 States Vote On Legalizing Pot

By Martha Bebinger, WBUR Five states — California, Arizona, Nevada, Maine and Massachusetts — are voting this fall on whether marijuana should be legal for recreational use. That has sparked questions about…