N.H. factory: An explosion rocked a New Hampshire ball bearings plant on Monday, shaking walls, shattering windows, and sending at least 15 people to the hospital.
Heroin use is booming in the Canadian province, almost a year after the regional government tightened access to OxyContin, sometimes called 'hillbilly heroin,' to stem abuse.
Far-northern breeding grounds are devastated. A major culprit: expanded farming in US Midwest.
09/25/2008 01:00 am