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  1. More Than 20 Arrests Made In Major Sting OperationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Douglas County Herald

    ... Photos of those arrested can be seen elsewhere in this newspaper. Steven Bennett, 25, Seymour, trafficking in drugs in the 2nd degree, Douglas County; dangerous drugs, Webster County. Dalisa Clanton, 34, Ava, possession of controlled substance ...

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  2. MLB players union rips leaks on Josh Hamilton's issuesRead the original story

    6 min ago | KTMF

    In a statement Thursday, the union said the anonymous leaks about Hamilton's situation "are cowardly, undermine the integrity of our collectively bargained agreements and in some instances have been wholly inaccurate." The union also spoke out in Hamilton's defense, saying it will "use every right we have under the collective bargaining agreement to make sure Josh gets the help he needs, and the fair and confidential process to which he is entitled."

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  3. Cops Say a High School Dean Shot a Teenager Execution StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Gawker

    ... shot a 17-year-old at point-blank range Tuesday, injuring but not killing the teen, who was reportedly selling drugs for him. It's not clear how the pair met, though Harrison's other authority figure position as the dean of students at Boston ...

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  4. 4. Mom's drug use contributed to infant's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | KSL-TV

    ... 24 after her mother called paramedics and reported she had swallowed bath water. While responding, police discovered drugs and paraphernalia in the home, Weber County Sheriff's Lt. Dwight Ruth said. The baby's mother, Diseree Hoopes, 31, seemed ...

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  5. Music helped save an Albany man from drug addiction, now he wants to help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    An Albany man talks to us WALB News 10 about his struggle with drug and alcohol abuse, hoping to help others. He's just 27-year-old, but said he's already seen too many friends lose their lives to drugs, including heroin.

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  6. 4 charged with drug counts after Hawaii island raidRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Hawaii County authorities charged three men and a woman with a variety of drug offenses after vice officers raided a Holualoa home Tuesday and recovered drugs, a gun and cash. Vice officers, searched a home on the 75-5200 block of Mamalahoa Highway on Tuesday and recovered suspected drugs, paraphernalia used in crystal methamphetamine use and distribution, a loaded unregistered .22-caliber revolver and $344 in cash for forfeiture, police said.

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  7. Use of medicinal marijuana granted to Port Acres manRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... said. Dr. Denis Petro's affidavit states: "Marijuana is a rational, safe and effective alternative to prescription drugs in the treatment of [Bourque's] seizure disorder." Bourque said although he's been granted relief for his health issues, he will ...

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  8. Mexico: Troops kill 4 in gunbattle near border with TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Houston has been a hub for moving drugs from Mexico to other parts of the United States. Osiel Cardenas Guillen, who was formerly the principle leader of the Gulf Cartel is escorted by U.S. federal agents in 2007, moments after stepping off a Mexican government plane, was convicted of drug trafficking and an array of other charges in Houston.

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  9. NewsHeroin rates keep rising at hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... hooked on opiates found in their own medicine cabinets and only turned to heroin once their supplies of prescription drugs such as Vicodin or Percocet ran out. Pushed by government programs that seek to reduce prescription medication abuse, doctors, ...

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  10. Briefs: Gibson Co. arrests Two on drug charges,aRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Gibson Co. arrests Two on drug charges, more First Friday Forum will be held today; NAACP Race relations summit begins today Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Agents of the West TN Violent Crime and Drug Task Force conducted a search of the home located at 128 High St. in Dyer Wednesday.

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  11. Rise in heroin overdose deaths through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | WWLP

    Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News there is a huge heroin problem in Western Massachusetts, saying it's dangerous because it's so easy to get. "The prescription medicine that basically does the same thing that heroin does is so expensive that people are turning to illegal drugs like heroin, which is cheaper to fill their needs," said Officer Wilk.

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  12. 10 gallons of liquid meth found inside fuel tankRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | WWLP

    ... it was easier to transport "The consumer of meth likes the meth to be in glass shards when they buy it, but when the drugs are transported, they break apart and get too small, so they started shipping in liquid form," said Thrash. "It's shipped in ...

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  13. Emily Blunt is effortlessly chic in denim blouse and tattered green ...Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Daily Mail

    'Dad is OK, battered, but OK': Harrison Ford's son confirms the actor, 72, is recovering in hospital from a 'serious head wound' after crashing his vintage plane onto an LA golf course A sister's anguish: Agony of victim's family as Jodi Arias escapes death penalty after just ONE juror held out and is sentenced to life in jail instead New Jersey man can't sue Applebee's for burns suffered while bowing his head in prayer over fajitas, appeals court says Pictured: Bill Cosby accuser Jane Doe No.

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  14. Officer finds pot, cash, unconscious man in running vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A Portsmouth police officer recovered drugs and thousands in cash after finding a man unconscious in a running vehicle Monday morning. The officer was on routine patrol around 1:30 a.m. when he saw what looked like an empty vehicle idling at the intersection of Coolidge Street and Chestnut Street, according to Detective Misty Holley.

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  15. Briston Smith Jr., 18, Charged In Slaying Of Teen, Who Wrecked Vehicle In North ChattanoogaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    A man has been arrested in Catoosa County for the murder of the teen whose vehicle was involved in a wreck in North Chattanooga on Monday night.

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  16. New Legislation Would Erase Crack-Powder Cocaine Disparity, Make FSA...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... the law as it stands, defendants like Weldon Angelos are given consecutive mandatory minimums for each time they sell drugs while in possession of a gun. In Weldon's case, he was allegedly in possession of a gun during three separate sales of ...

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  17. Indonesia shot the wrong guyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... want to talk about how she came to meet him in prison and have a child with him. Of the 59 people on death-row for drugs in Indonesia, including Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, there are nine Nigerians - the largest cohort of ...

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  18. Jury convicts Barrhead drug dealer of second-degree murderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... theory that he planned to kill Degenhardt that day specifically to steal "tens of thousands of dollars worth of drugs" from his home. Jerrett did steal his supplier's drugs, but claimed that was a last-minute attempt to stage a break-in. On his way ...

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  19. Jackson Circuit: 3/6/15Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Tribune

    Brandi L. Mendoza, 30, Crothersville, pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine, a Level 6 felony; 18 months jail to be served on home detention and served consecutively to the sentence imposed in Jackson Superior Court cause 36D01-1407-CM-612; 95 days credit, 95 days credit time; ordered to submit to an alcohol and drug program for evaluation and treatment or therapy if indicated and pay court costs, home detention fees, alcohol and drug fees, $200 drug interdiction fee and $400 public defender fee; state agrees to dismiss Count II.

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  20. Australia protests Indonesia's treatment of death row menRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    Australia has formally complained to Indonesia over the treatment of two men facing the firing squad, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Friday, amid reports their execution could be delayed for up to 10 days. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the so-called "Bali Nine" drug trafficking gang, were moved to the island where they are due to be killed.

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