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Kat Timpf: Fentanyl crackdown would give government excuse to ‘violate civil liberties’

Fox News personality Kat Timpf makes the case that the US government should not crack down on the smuggling of fentanyl on ‘Gutfeld!’ KAT TIMPF: You also don’t have to…

Justice Department announces more than 10 million fentanyl pills seized in months-long operation

A joint months-long operation between law enforcement agencies resulted in the seizure of more than 10.2 million fentanyl pills, which equates to 36 million lethal doses, federal officials said Tuesday. …

Texas DPS trooper hospitalized after fentanyl exposure during traffic stop, officials say

A Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) trooper was hospitalized Tuesday after becoming exposed to fentanyl during a traffic stop, officials said.  Texas DPS said one of its troopers became…

Former DEA official warns parents after fentanyl found disguised in candy packaging: ‘It’s a mass poisoning’

Derek Maltz, former DEA special operations director, warned parents to educate themselves on the nationwide fentanyl crisis after officials seized 15,000 pills disguised as candy in Connecticut. With Halloween just…

Montana sheriff visits border, sounds alarm about meth in schools: ‘What I saw will rip your heart out’

One of the devastating consequences of the ongoing border crisis is the influx of lethal drugs that have poured into communities throughout the U.S., a Montana sheriff warned on “Fox…

Alabama lawmakers to consider harsher penalties for fentanyl traffickers, distributers

Alabama lawmakers may consider harsher penalties for traffickers and distributors of illicit fentanyl next year, but some say a comprehensive approach should also include more health services and helping drug…

Los Angeles officials challenge accuracy of latest homelessness count, demand audit: reports

Los Angeles city officials are challenging the latest official homeless count over accuracy concerns.  The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) released the results of the 2022 homeless count on…