3/27/2015
Thumbs up to drug testing

A PUSH to have construction workers undergo mandatory drug and alcohol testing has won the backing of a major Border builder. A PUSH to have construction workers undergo mandatory drug and alcohol testing has won the backing of a major Border builder. [...]

3/27/2015
UFC Fighters Who Have No Business Being on the Current Fighter Rankings

The official UFC rankings have been a point of contention in the MMA world since their introduction. As their importance increases with the rankings determining pay in relation to the Reebok sponsorship deal, those who vote on the UFC rankings are likely to see even more heat coming their way. [...]

3/27/2015
Legislators act on executions, drug screening, wine imports and campaign financing

With potentially a week to go in Arkansas' 2015 legislative session, lawmakers stepped up their committee and floor action to push through bills dealing with corrections, executions, drug screening, wine and campaign financing. A bill that would allow regional jails to be created is now headed to the House floor after the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved Senate Bill 618, sponsored by Sen. David Sanders, R-Little Rock. [...]

3/27/2015
Judge: Father sentenced in toddler's death 'tried to beat' drug test

A Smith County father whose daughter died in a hot truck last summer was told by a family court judge Thursday that he tried to beat the drug test. Russel Lindstrom was sentenced to probation after the death of his 4-year-old daughter Bella Rose. [...]

3/27/2015
TTC has yet to implement random drug testing

CEO Andy Byford told reporters the delay is due to union opposition to the measure. The union has filed a grievance in this issue, and it's before an arbitrator. [...]

3/27/2015
Why no TTC drivers get random drug tests

TTC management wants to implement random drug tests for its drivers and other employees, but the union is blocking it. The union opposes all drug testing, and so far, has managed to block the random tests amid ongoing arbitration with Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines . [...]

3/27/2015
Thirteen suspects charged during an Escanaba drug sweep

With an increased amount of prescription drug abuse in Delta County, the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team did a "sweep" of the Escanaba area. The approximately four month long investigation resulted in over a dozen arrests. [...]

3/26/2015
Alvin Robertson Arrested: Latest Details Surrounding Former NBA Star

Former NBA guard Alvin Robertson has been arrested and placed on $150,000 bond after violating terms of his probation related to an ongoing child sex trafficking case. According to Michelle Casady of the San Antonio Express-News , Robertson has 10 probation violations on his record, including a failed drug test for methamphetamine. [...]

3/26/2015
House committee OKs bill to create pilot program to drug-test TANF recipients

The House committee on Public Health this morning voted to pass a bill that would require the Department of Workforce Services to create a pilot program to drug test people who receive benefits under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program, or TANF. Rep. Robin Lundstrum presented SB 600, which she co-sponsored with Sen. Blake Johnson . [...]

3/26/2015
Randy Gregory, Top NFL Prospect, Says He Failed Drug Test At Combine

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3/26/2015
Union backflips on random drug tests

IIT has cost taxpayers more than $1 billion and no-one is using it, now the e-health record is calling doctors 'meat inspectors'. CANCER patients are facing crippling $12,000 treatment bills as a result of budget cuts to the Medicare Safety Net. [...]

3/26/2015
Randy Gregory Fails Drug Test; Admits to Marijuana Use

Posted By: Sports sports@klkntv.com According to a report by NFL Network reporter Kimberly Jones, former Husker defensive end Randy Gregory tested positive for marijuana at the NFL Combine in February. Gregory revealed Wednesday he tested positive for marijuana twice at Nebraska . [...]

3/26/2015
Andrews backs building site drug tests

LIEUTENANT General Angus Campbell and Air Vice-Marshal Gavin Davies, CSC, have been announced as the new Chiefs of Army and the Air Force. THEIR bite has twice the pressure of a regular dog's and they have the training and intelligence to work in warzones. [...]

3/26/2015
CFMEU pushes for mandatory drug and alcohol testing on construction sites

The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union released its impairment policy on Thursday, calling for blanket drug and alcohol testing on work sites for employers and employees. CFMEU national construction secretary Dave Noonan stressed that testing was just one component of the proposal, but conceded those turning up to work battling addiction were putting others at risk. [...]

3/26/2015
9 Investigates accusations VA deceives vets to get drug tests

A local Vietnam Veteran said he was lured to his local Veterans Affairs Clinic under the pretense of a meeting to discuss pain management, instead he says he was told to give a surprise urine sample. "The first thing that happened is the guard said, I told him I was supposed to go to the conference room, the guard goes, no we don't have this conference room," said Prescott Richter. [...]