Heroin problem reaches epidemic proportions

Statistics from the CDC indicate the number of heroin-related overdose deaths in the U.S. nearly quadrupled between 2002 and 2013 and people who historically haven’t used the drug are becoming addicted, a fact that’s hit home for many.

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5-story building collapses in Istanbul

Officials said preliminary inspections showed there wasn’t anyone inside the building that collapsed in a small side street close to Istanbul’s pedestrian Istiklal Avenue, a main shopping district.