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  1. Head of Mexican Cartel Appears in US CourtRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

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  2. Pittsfield teen held in crack cocaine caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... and a woman in the truck's driver's seat. It was unclear whether the woman in the truck who was allegedly purchasing drugs was charged. There are no records in the district court files under the woman's name related to the case. The investigation ...

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  3. Toys R Us won't discard 'Breaking Bad' action figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-gazette.com

    The "Breaking Bad" action figures in the aisles at Toys R Us stores are making some parents mad, including a Florida mother who launched an online petition to get the retailer to pull the products. Toys R Us, however, has heard this kind of complaint about action figures before, and it isn't alarmed.

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  4. Blotter an hour ago Arrested VICTORIA - Robert Conchola Jr., 41, of...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Robert Conchola Jr., 41, of Victoria, by deputies Friday on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a possession of a controlled substance case. VICTORIA - A 36-year-old Victoria man by officers Friday on suspicion of assault causing bodily injury to a family member.

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  5. Court: Arizona medical marijuana law doesn't provide DUI immunityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTAR

    Arizona residents who have medical marijuana cards that allow them to legally smoke pot can still be prosecuted for driving under the influence in the state, an appeals court ruled Tuesday. A three-judge Court of Appeals panel's ruling Tuesday addressed the question of whether medical marijuana users should be immune from prosecution under DUI laws.

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  6. Tempe Police: Man smokes marijuana in car at local parkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | State Press

    A 19-year-old male was arrested Oct. 11 on the 800 block of West Fifth Street on suspicion of marijuana and drug paraphernalia possession, according to a police report. Officers approached the man's vehicle parked in the parking lot of Jaycee Park, police reported.

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  7. I went into drug trafficking for my weddingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Vanguard

    ... Ahmadu Giade, said: "The arrest of Chike will serve as a warning to others that they will ultimately be caught with drugs and prosecuted. "It does not matter if the trafficker is going to other African countries or outside the continent; we are ...

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  8. Toys R Us agrees to pull - Breaking Bad' dollsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    BREAKING BAD FIGURINES Toys R Us is now selling 'Breaking Bad' action figures - and one mom is really mad about it. Update: The Associated Press reported late Tuesday that Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad."

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  9. Police BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Highway 101 and Willow Road, 3:41 p.m.: A 63-year-old man was arrested for possessing and being under the influence of drugs. 200 block of West Meadow Drive, 6:46 p.m.: A 29-year-old Los Altos man was arrested for resisting arrest and infractions. ...

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  10. Report: U.S. drug war in Afghanistan failingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... of 193,000 hectares of opium poppies grown in 2007. The report relies on figures from the United Nations Office on Drugs on Crime. The report says that areas that were once models for successful counterinsurgency and counternarcotics efforts are now ...

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  11. Report: Opium Trade Booming in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    ... that opium production in the war-torn country set an all-time high in 2013. "According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Afghan farmers grew an unprecedented 209,000 hectares of opium poppy in 2013, surpassing the previous ...

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  12. $7 Billion in Drug-War Spending Later, Afghan Poppy Cultivation in Full BloomRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Instapundit

    The U.S. is losing the "war on drugs" in Afghanistan, with more than $7 billion invested in counternarcotics efforts since the fall of the Taliban yet poppy-growing at an all-time high. The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction issued a report today detailing how the opium suppliers are flourishing thanks to better farm technology and more arable land, defying wipeouts from agricultural disease and interdiction programs to produce bumper crops.

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  13. Washington sheriff says pot rules workingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The sheriff of King County in Washington state says he made a video ad for the Yes on 91 campaign so Oregonians would know that since a similar measure to legalize marijuana passed in Washington, "the sky hasn't fallen." Sheriff John Urquhart told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he would not presume to tell Oregonians how to vote, but since pot was legalized in Washington, driving under the influence has not risen and money is going to schools and police, not drug cartels.

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  14. Redondo Beach doctor facing multiple drug cases is charged in $2 million diet-pill stashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    A Redondo Beach doctor already charged in two drug cases was arrested Tuesday on charges that he illegally possessed an estimated $2 million in diet pills and other prescription drugs that were found in a Long Beach storage facility. Dr. Gerard Geoffrey Goryl, who had been barred from possessing narcotics as a result of the two previous pending cases, is now charged with 18 felony drug-related counts in a third case.

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  15. Agawam residents want more than one massive drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... busts in Agawam's history. Local and federal law enforcement are now determined to discover where the money and drugs came from and their intended destinations. "As you can imagine, this case has implications that go well outside the Commonwealth of ...

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  16. Proposition 46 seeks to raise medical malpractice capRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    What it does: Lifts ceiling on damages for pain and suffering caused by medical negligence to $1.1 million, from $250,000; requires doctors with hospital privileges to submit to random drug and alcohol tests; requires doctors to check a statewide database before prescribing powerful drugs, such as painkillers, in an attempt to reduce abuses. Who opposes it: California Medical Association; California Hospital Association; California Chamber of Commerce; companies that provide insurance coverage for doctors.

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  17. U.S. says head of Gulf Cartel arrested in TexasRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    U.S. authorities announced Tuesday they have arrested the head of the Gulf Cartel, one of Mexico's most violent drug trafficking rings. Juan Francisco Saenz-Tamez made his initial court appearance in Beaumont on Tuesday, said U.S. Attorney John Bales.

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  18. Houston a key market for KushRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    ... WITH CREATIVE NAMES IS ILLEGAL IN THE CITY. TONIGHT'S CRIME CRACKDOWN. ANDY CEROTA EXPLAINS THE EFFORT TO KEEP THESE DRUGS OFF THE STREET AND TO STAY AHEAD OF THE CRIMINALS WHO ARE FINDING WAYS TO AVOID THE LAW. Reporter: THIS STARTED AS A TRAFFIC ...

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  19. Toys 'R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls after outcry, reports sayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... -turned-meth cook, and his sidekick Jesse Pinkman, a former student. Accessories included a bag of cash and another of drugs.

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  20. Decision 2014: Measure 91 debate lights upRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Are we going to be next to give marijuana the green light? In two weeks, Oregonians will learn if recreational marijuana will become legal. As campaign donations pour in and supporters and opponents square off, the debate over Measure 91 is just now lighting up.

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