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  1. Indonesia gives 72-hour executions noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Indonesia's attorney general's office notified nine foreigners and an Indonesian convicted of drug trafficking that their executions will be carried out within days, ignoring appeals by the U.N. chief and foreign leaders to spare them. Authorities asked the 10 convicts - four Nigerian men, two Australian men, a Filipino woman, and one man each from Brazil, France and Indonesia - for their last wish, the spokesman for the attorney general, Tony Spontana , said Sunday.


  2. Each death in Baltimore makes mistrust harder to overcomeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake speaks in front of local faith leaders at a news conference Friday regarding the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van.


  3. The candidates who will be bringing something different to the General ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    ... until now, but at the age of 62 I feel the time has come. "We can no longer afford to wait for reform of the UK's drugs laws. The stakes are too high." The doctor of 33 years standing has worked for 16 of those at Withybush Hospital, and says he has ...


  4. Retiring judge rues meth miseryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Ice is destroying lives and its pervasive use needs to be confronted by the community, says retiring Supreme Court Justice John McKechnie. Stepping down from the bench this week to become head of the State's corruption watchdog, Mr McKechnie said he had hardly dealt with a criminal case in the past 10 years that had not in some way been associated with methamphetamine.


  5. Watertown woman sentenced to 4 years in prison for heroin saleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A city woman was sentenced Friday in Jefferson County Court to 4½ years in state prison for selling heroin. Kimberly N. Lashure, 27, also was ordered to undergo an additional three years of supervision upon her release after pleading guilty March 27 to third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, admitting that she sold heroin Aug. 25. She was sentenced as a second-felony offender, having served two previous prison sentences for drug offenses.


  6. Watertown man who had 16-year prison term overturned on appeal enters guilty plea to cocaine countRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... in April 2010 of having more than 10 ounces of cocaine and 6 pounds of marijuana at his apartment at 697 LeRay St. The drugs had an estimated street value of $50,000. There was also $27,000 in cash seized from the residence. Mr. Kims had been ...


  7. Most WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    James Robert Brintle, a white male, age 19, who is wanted on probation violations and is on probation for felony obtain property by false pretense, possess schedule II controlled substance, use/possess drug paraphernalia and driving after consuming alcohol under age 21; Walter Frankie Griffith, a white male, 43, who is wanted on probation ... (more)


  8. Wife: Wyoming employee was sick, not highRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

    ... a bong, which is used to smoke marijuana. The suspect's wife is coming to her husband's defense to say he doesn't do drugs and she has proof. Cindy says it's ironic that this happened on 4/20. She says her husband has been a dedicated city employee ...


  9. 'Bali Nine' smugglers get 3-day notice of execution in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    NUSAKAMBANGAN ISLAND, Indonesia -- A pair of convicted drug smugglers scheduled to be executed in Indonesia have received official notice from the government that they will face a firing squad "imminently" -- possibly as soon as three days. Australian nationals Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan reportedly received their execution notices Saturday and were informed by their attorneys, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported.


  10. Dubai Customs intercepts 9.2 kg of Heroin at DXBRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... and highly skilled cadre. They are continually being trained and updated on the latest means and cunning techniques of drugs identification and interception. Dubai Customs is a Government body that facilitates free trade and help secure the ...


  11. Heroin's hold - Law ensures amnesty for 911 calls, provides overdose reversal drugRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    ... overdoses do not call 911 out of fear they will be arrested once cops arrive and detain anyone who is also high or has drugs or paraphernalia. "He was drinking and taking drugs and started to choke, so they put him in a room. They were afraid, and ...


  12. Fighting addiction: The Parks family's brave choice 0Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... story could save the life of another. Their daughter "made a lot of bad decisions including experimenting with drugs," they wrote in her obituary. They urged families who have loved ones touched by addiction to "do everything possible to be ...


  13. Aide to Sen. Cochran arrested on drug chargeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    An aide to Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has been charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine after federal agents raided his home. Court papers said Customs and Border Protection officers found a package on April 9 in Cincinnati, Ohio, that contained 1.1 kilograms of the drug known as GBL.


  14. Despite protests, Indonesia moves forward to execute drug convictsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Protesters pause for a prayer as they gather outside the Indonesian Embassy in the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines to appeal to the Indonesian government to spare the life of convicted Filipino drug trafficker Mary Jane Veloso on Friday. JAKARTA, Indonesia>> Two are young Australians portrayed back home as generally good lads.


  15. Indonesian executions: 72-hour warning given to death row inmatesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    ... Philippines Embassy in Jakarta confirmed the same information. According to her lawyers, Veloso unknowingly carried drugs into Indonesia, and that she was set up by members of a drug syndicate. On Friday, Indonesian officials advised relevant ...


  16. Royal Oman Police inks pact with Russia on drug controlRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: In a step to combat drugs, the Royal Oman Police and the Federal Drug Control Service of the Russian Federation on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Counter-Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances.


  17. The new heroin entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... and hard work into real economic gain. The money, meanwhile, helps paper over the Mexican small-town animus against drugs and the guilt many feel at watching their product reduce kids just like them to quivering slaves. They are decidedly nonviolent ...


  18. Mercy pleas for Indonesia death row inmates as families arriveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... from Africa - have all lost appeals for clemency from President Joko Widodo, who argues that Indonesia is fighting a drugs emergency. Widodo has turned a deaf ear to increasingly clamorous appeals on the convicts' behalf from their governments, from ...


  19. Five Arrested on Drug Related Charges on Evansville's South SideRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WEHT

    Officers say they responded to assist child protective services at a home - inside the home, officers say they found drugs. Evansville Police arrest five people on drug-related charges at a home on the city's south side.


  20. Lawyer cries out for Mary Jane's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... narcotics investigators and a timeline that shows for long periods, Veloso did not have custody of the baggage that drugs were hidden inside when she arrived in Indonesia in 2010. Veloso refused to sign the notice of her execution on Saturday but is ...