Daily Archives: 9 octubre, 2019

Alaska nurse practitioner, doctor charged in opioid distribution scheme

An Alaska nurse practitioner and a doctor dubbed “the Candy Man” were charged Wednesday with providing millions of opioid doses to patients who did not medically require the drugs, which in turn fueled addiction and caused overdoses and deaths, officials said. The Alaska U.S. attorney said 48-year-old Jessica Joyce Spayd and 74-year-old Lavern Davidhizar were arrested…

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PG&E begins 2nd wave of California planned power outages to head off wildfire risk

The largest utility company in California began its second wave of planned power outages to head off wildfire danger from downed power lines Wednesday evening, according to a report. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. delayed the outages planned for noon Wednesday in parts of Northern California until after 7 p.m. Around 234,000 customers were expected to lose power…

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