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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City man indicted on federal drug chargesA 55-year-old Dominican national living in Hazleton was indicted Tuesday by a f
City man indicted on federal drug charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 55 minutes ago
A 55-year-old Dominican national living in Hazleton was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury in Scranton for distributing heroin on two occasions. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, the indictment... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Heroin, cocaine seized in drug bust in CliftonCLIFTON — Agents of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) arrested five men
Heroin, cocaine seized in drug bust in Clifton
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 hours ago
CLIFTON — Agents of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) arrested five men in Clifton and charged them with possession and attempted distribution of more than 120 pounds (55 kilograms) of combined heroin and cocaine last Friday. The suspects... Read more
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TribLIVE
Watchdog cites Fast and Furious progress in Justice Department | TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has made prog
Watchdog cites Fast and Furious progress in Justice Department
TribLIVE / Posted 6 hours ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has made progress since a failed gun-smuggling sting... Read more
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The Columbian
Operator of ‘sober’ housing arrested on gun, drug chargesSEATTLE — The operator of a “clean and sober” housing facility in Everett has b
Operator of ‘sober’ housing arrested on gun, drug charges
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
SEATTLE — The operator of a “clean and sober” housing facility in Everett has been arrested for investigation of gun and drug charges. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Seattle says Timothy Rehberg was arrested Tuesday by Drug Enforcement Administration... Read more
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CBS Denver
Stolen Drug Case At Swedish Hospital Now In The Hands Of The FedsENGLEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4) – CBS4 has learned federal investigators have taken ove
Stolen Drug Case At Swedish Hospital Now In The Hands Of The Feds
CBS Denver / Posted 8 hours ago
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4) – CBS4 has learned federal investigators have taken over the Swedish Medical Center case of stolen drugs. Thousands of people have been told they need to be tested for the HIV virus and hepatitis B and C after needles may... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Feds: Leader of New Jersey gang Grape Street Crips indictedNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The leader of one of New Jersey's most violent street gangs
Feds: Leader of New Jersey gang Grape Street Crips indicted
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 10 hours ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The leader of one of New Jersey's most violent street gangs ordered murders of people thought to have cooperated with law enforcement and ran an operation that engaged in racketeering, extortion, robbery and drug trafficking, a... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Four Arrested in Bellmead in Early Morning Search WarrantBELLMEAD -- Four people were arrested in a search warrant after an investigatio
Four Arrested in Bellmead in Early Morning Search Warrant
KCEN-TV / Posted 10 hours ago
BELLMEAD -- Four people were arrested in a search warrant after an investigation concluded that they were using and manufacturing narcotics. According to Detective Kory Martin with the Bellmead Police Department, in the early morning hours of... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Inspectors question Operation Fast and Furious lessonsJustice Department policies have changed since federal agents in Arizona allowe
Inspectors question Operation Fast and Furious lessons
The Arizona Republic / Posted 11 hours ago
Justice Department policies have changed since federal agents in Arizona allowed firearm smuggling into Mexico, but inspectors say more work is needed. A new U.S. Justice Department review says federal law-enforcement agencies have mostly fixed the... Read more
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Al.com
Oxford police cracking down on Kratom in storesOxford police are warning retailers to get rid of products that contain an herb
Oxford police cracking down on Kratom in stores
Al.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Oxford police are warning retailers to get rid of products that contain an herbal substance within the next day. Police are notifying convenience stores in the city to remove products containing mitragyne speciosa korth, otherwise known as Kratom.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Operator of 'sober' housing arrested on gun, drug chargesSEATTLE (AP) - The operator of a "clean and sober" housing facility in Everett
Operator of 'sober' housing arrested on gun, drug charges
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
SEATTLE (AP) - The operator of a "clean and sober" housing facility in Everett has been arrested for investigation of gun and drug charges. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Seattle says Timothy Rehberg was arrested Tuesday by Drug Enforcement... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man indicted on drug chargesA 55-year-old Dominican national living in Hazleton was indicted Tuesday by a f
Man indicted on drug charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 hours ago
A 55-year-old Dominican national living in Hazleton was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury in Scranton for distributing heroin on two occasions. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, the indictment... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Arrests of NJ Gang MembersSuspected members of the Grape Street Crips, a notorious street gang operating
Arrests of NJ Gang Members
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 17 hours ago
Suspected members of the Grape Street Crips, a notorious street gang operating in Newark, were arrested Thursday morning as part of an effort to stem the spate of violence that has marred the New Jersey city in recent months. FBI and DEA agents,... Read more
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Salon.com
Watchdog finds progress since “Fast and Furious” operationWASHINGTON (AP) — A watchdog report says the Justice Department has made progre
Watchdog finds progress since “Fast and Furious” operation
Salon.com / Posted 17 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A watchdog report says the Justice Department has made progress since the failed ATF gun-smuggling operation known as “Fast and Furious.” But the report says work remains to be done. The Justice Department inspector general issued... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Waiting Lists Grow For Medicine To Fight Opioid AddictionVermont has 248 doctors licensed to prescribe buprenorphine, according to the U
Waiting Lists Grow For Medicine To Fight Opioid Addiction
The Huffington Post / Posted 17 hours ago
Vermont has 248 doctors licensed to prescribe buprenorphine, according to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. All but a few treat only their existing patients who have opioid dependence. In the weeks ahead, the U.S.... Read more
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The Smoking Gun
DEA: Wheelchair-Bound Woman, 74, Ran Heroin Sales For Florida Drug Gang A wheelchair-bound 74-year-old woman was the main heroin dealer for a Florida
DEA: Wheelchair-Bound Woman, 74, Ran Heroin Sales For Florida Drug Gang
The Smoking Gun / Posted 18 hours ago
A wheelchair-bound 74-year-old woman was the main heroin dealer for a Florida drug ring that also peddled cocaine, pot, and prescription narcotics, according to law enforcement... Read more
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Boston Herald
Cops charge two with traffickingTwo Boston men charged with heroin trafficking were ordered held on $50,000 cas
Cops charge two with trafficking
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Two Boston men charged with heroin trafficking were ordered held on $50,000 cash bail each after cops seized nearly 5 pounds of the deadly drug. Jorge Mendez-Baez, 26, and Luis Medina-Feliciano, 40, pleaded not guilty to trafficking of more than 200... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Traffic stop nets one of Collier’s largest drug busts, arrest of man nabbed decades earlier in OperaThe windows on Joey Daniels' pickup were too dark. And that led a Collier depu
Traffic stop nets one of Collier’s largest drug busts, arrest of man nabbed decades earlier in Opera
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
The windows on Joey Daniels' pickup were too dark. And that led a Collier deputy to pull over the 58-year-old Tuesday outside a storage facility on Mannix Drive. Soon after, a K-9 let deputies know there might be drugs inside the 2011 Chevrolet... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two Boston men charged with drug traffickingA months-long investigation by state and local agencies into a drug trafficking
Two Boston men charged with drug trafficking
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
A months-long investigation by state and local agencies into a drug trafficking group operating in Boston and Revere led to the arrest of two men on Tuesday, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office. Authorities said Jorge Luis... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
DEA announces major heroin bust in Orange CountyA major heroin ring was busted Tuesday morning at a home in east Orange County,
DEA announces major heroin bust in Orange County
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted yesterday
A major heroin ring was busted Tuesday morning at a home in east Orange County, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration. Agents said they took down a heroin operation that was moving 4 1/2 pounds of heroin a month and bringing in about... Read more
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Boston Herald
DA: Suspects nabbed with nearly 5 pounds of heroinTwo Boston men charged with heroin trafficking in bulk were held on $50,000 cas
DA: Suspects nabbed with nearly 5 pounds of heroin
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Two Boston men charged with heroin trafficking in bulk were held on $50,000 cash bail each during their arraignments today in Chelsea District Court following a months-long task force investigation that yielded nearly 5 pounds of the deadly... Read more
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The Hindu
Questions after David Coleman Headley's depositionDetails from the ongoing deposition of David Coleman Headley have brought back
Questions after David Coleman Headley's deposition
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Details from the ongoing deposition of David Coleman Headley have brought back dark memories for India, not just of the horror of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, but also of the cold-blooded planning that went into the massacre of over 160 men, women and... Read more
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The Advocate
Former Houston cop, accused of aiding Mexican drug cartel, stands trial in New OrleansA federal trial opened in New Orleans this week for a veteran Houston police of
Former Houston cop, accused of aiding Mexican drug cartel, stands trial in New Orleans
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
A federal trial opened in New Orleans this week for a veteran Houston police officer accused of supplying the “tools of the trade” — high-powered weapons, bullet-proof armor and even police scanners — to a violent Mexican drug cartel that smuggled... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge-area police agencies start prescription drug collection programsDrug Enforcement Administration officials say Louisiana lags behind other state
Baton Rouge-area police agencies start prescription drug collection programs
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Drug Enforcement Administration officials say Louisiana lags behind other states, including nearby Arkansas, where every county manages a dedicated, safe disposal site. While that level of local disposal assistance doesn’t exist in this state,... Read more
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The Advocate
DEA collects about 50,000 pounds of pills as part of nation-wide effort targeting prescription pill abuseA recent prescription drug “take-back day” collected nearly 50,000 pounds of ex
DEA collects about 50,000 pounds of pills as part of nation-wide effort targeting prescription pill abuse
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
A recent prescription drug “take-back day” collected nearly 50,000 pounds of expired or unwanted prescription drugs, according to the New Orleans field division of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. The event was part of a nationwide effort... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas convicted child molester gets 892 years in prisonNM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unitNM commission denies
Texas convicted child molester gets 892 years in prison
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
NM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unitNM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unit A New Mexico commission has denied a motion that would prevent a utility from making its customers cover the costs of a nuclear... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Heroin ring dismantled in Central Florida, agents sayAuthorities say they've dismantled a group of heroin dealers that was responsib
Heroin ring dismantled in Central Florida, agents say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Authorities say they've dismantled a group of heroin dealers that was responsible for putting up to two kilograms of the deadly drug on Orange County streets each month. Drug Enforcement Administration agents on Tuesday arrested 10 people on various... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Deadly AdditionsLast January, 38-year-old Scott Kehrer bought $200 worth of heroin from a Norwo
Deadly Additions
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted yesterday
Last January, 38-year-old Scott Kehrer bought $200 worth of heroin from a Norwood dealer named Kenneth Gentry. Kehrer, an Arlington Heights resident and employee at Children’s Hospital Medical Center, had been struggling with addiction since a friend... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Seattle-area sex offender says he sold meth to be good dadApril 2012 wasn’t very good to Todd Phelan. After two decades of middling crim
Seattle-area sex offender says he sold meth to be good dad
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
April 2012 wasn’t very good to Todd Phelan. After two decades of middling criminality – drug dealing, theft and some light property destruction – he’d gone big. Phelan had been caught after picking up a pair of barefoot girls wearing youth shelter... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
The security challenges faced by three Va. hemp-growing universitiesRICHMOND, Va. — Virginia’s agricultural scientists have the green light to stud
The security challenges faced by three Va. hemp-growing universities
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia’s agricultural scientists have the green light to study the industrial properties of hemp — but only from seeds that are kept under lock and key and closely monitored under Drug Enforcement Administration standards. A... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
NM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unit A New Mexico commission has denied a motion that would prevent a utility from
NM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unit
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
A New Mexico commission has denied a motion that would prevent a utility from making its customers cover the costs of a nuclear... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Judge reduces against carmaker in toddlers deathNM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unitNM commission denies
Judge reduces against carmaker in toddlers death
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
NM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unitNM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unit A New Mexico commission has denied a motion that would prevent a utility from making its customers cover the costs of a nuclear... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Inmate with mandatory life term for teen crime wins appealNM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unitNM commission denies
Inmate with mandatory life term for teen crime wins appeal
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
NM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unitNM commission denies suit against utility over nuclear unit A New Mexico commission has denied a motion that would prevent a utility from making its customers cover the costs of a nuclear... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
2 charged with injury to child in burns to Houston girl, 4Sheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struckSheriff's Dept.: Woma
2 charged with injury to child in burns to Houston girl, 4
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
Sheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struckSheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struck Authorities say a woman got hit by a vehicle and is dead after she argued with her boyfriend and was stranded on Interstate 25 south... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Sheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struck Authorities say a woman got hit by a vehicle and is dead after she argued wit
Sheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struck
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
Authorities say a woman got hit by a vehicle and is dead after she argued with her boyfriend and was stranded on Interstate 25 south... Read more
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New Kerala
Marijuana getting more potent than it used to beLondon, Feb 10 : Smoking pot isn't the same today as it was 20 years ago, accor
Marijuana getting more potent than it used to be
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
London, Feb 10 : Smoking pot isn't the same today as it was 20 years ago, according to a new study that suggests marijuana potency is on the rise. The study analysed nearly 39,000 samples of cannabis seized by the US Drug Enforcement Administration... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Houston parking garage being demolished instead collapsesSanta Fe archbishop to host Albuquerque forum on immigrationSanta Fe archbishop
Houston parking garage being demolished instead collapses
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
Santa Fe archbishop to host Albuquerque forum on immigrationSanta Fe archbishop to host Albuquerque forum on immigration Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester is planning to host a forum around the subject of immigration. Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Marijuana getting more potent than it used to be Levels of the component responsible for marijuana's psychedelic effects, call
Marijuana getting more potent than it used to be
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Levels of the component responsible for marijuana's psychedelic effects, called THC, has consistently increased with time. Researchers noted that the importance of monitoring the potency of... Read more
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International Business Times
It's not yo mama's weed: Level of THC the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis more than triples It's not just wishful thinking by potheads. Dope smokers are actually much high
It's not yo mama's weed: Level of THC the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis more than triples
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
It's not just wishful thinking by potheads. Dope smokers are actually much higher than ever before due to significantly increased concentrations of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in the marijuana they're ingesting, according to a new study. Researchers... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Ethics commission plan gains momentum in New Mexico New Mexico is moving closer than ever to creating an independent ethics commi
Ethics commission plan gains momentum in New Mexico
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
New Mexico is moving closer than ever to creating an independent ethics commission to keep watch over the conduct and campaign finance activities... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Ethics commission plan gains momentum in New Mexico New Mexico is moving closer than ever to creating an independent ethics commi
Ethics commission plan gains momentum in New Mexico
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
New Mexico is moving closer than ever to creating an independent ethics commission to keep watch over the conduct and campaign finance activities... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power PlanFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power Plan
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fight Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in drug overdose deaths in New Mexico as the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma City police investigating double slaying at homeFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New
Oklahoma City police investigating double slaying at home
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fight Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in drug overdose deaths in New Mexico as the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fight
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in drug overdose deaths in New Mexico as the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration release a documentary aimed at educating high schoolers on the dangers of... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fight
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in drug overdose deaths in New Mexico as the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration release a documentary aimed at educating high schoolers on the dangers of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fight
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in drug overdose deaths in New Mexico as the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration release a documentary aimed at educating high schoolers on the dangers of... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Fugitive caught, pot and guns seized in Oakland raidRelated Stories OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Our cameras were rolling Tuesday morn
Fugitive caught, pot and guns seized in Oakland raid
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
Related Stories OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Our cameras were rolling Tuesday morning as federal and local drug agents seized more than 200 marijuana plants, packaged pot, guns and indoor grow equipment from two homes near the corner of 78th Avenue and... Read more
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asianage
Don’t expect Pak to act on Headley infoAlmost everything that Pakistani-American Dawood Gilani, who later changed his
Don’t expect Pak to act on Headley info
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Almost everything that Pakistani-American Dawood Gilani, who later changed his name to David Coleman Headley in order to be able to enter India unsuspected to scout for locations for ISI-sanctioned attacks by Pakistani terrorist group... Read more
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asianage
Don't expect Pak to act on Headley infoAlmost everything that Pakistani-American Dawood Gilani, who later changed his
Don't expect Pak to act on Headley info
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Almost everything that Pakistani-American Dawood Gilani, who later changed his name to David Coleman Headley in order to be able to enter India unsuspected to scout for locations for ISI-sanctioned attacks by Pakistani terrorist group... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pot is becoming more potent!Pot IS getting more potent: Level of psychoactive ingredient in cannabis has 'T
Pot is becoming more potent!
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Pot IS getting more potent: Level of psychoactive ingredient in cannabis has 'TRIPLED in the last 20 years', experts warn Marijuana potency is judged by the levels of psychoactive component THC A study revealed THC levels have increased over the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Walgreens to install kiosks to dispose of opioids, prescriptionsBy the end of the year, some Connecticut Walgreens locations will have kiosks f
Walgreens to install kiosks to dispose of opioids, prescriptions
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
By the end of the year, some Connecticut Walgreens locations will have kiosks for the safe disposal of opioids and other prescription medications, as part of a new initiative by the company to combat drug abuse. In addition to the kiosks, Walgreens... Read more
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