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  1. Investigations 7 hour ago 6:03 p.m.Austin leads U.S. in percentage of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KIII

    Documents show federal agents who conducted a recent immigration enforcement operation in the Austin area arrested more people without criminal convictions than convicted criminals. ICE documents obtained by the KVUE Defenders and Austin American-Statesman show 23 of the 51 people detained in the Austin area had criminal convictions, which the other 28 were classified as "non-criminals," meaning they did not have previous convictions.


  2. In-depth: Marijuana equity in the "Green Rush"Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | KRON 4

    ... industry equitable for those communities of color that some would say were unfairly targeted during the war on drugs. The city council has been squabbling over a plan to set aside half of the city's operating permits for those convicted of ...


  3. Police renew call for helpRead the original story

    21 min ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    John Munroe at a vigil in memory of his mother Marilyn Rose Munroe who was found dead inside her home on Pritchard Avenue earlier this week Marilyn Rose Munroe was found dead inside a Pritchard Avenue home on February 22, 2016 and now police are again asking for the public's help in finding her killer. Winnipeg police are renewing their call for tips from the public in a case involving a woman who was found dead in the city previous year.


  4. US envoy Tillerson in Mexico to soothe tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Manila Bulletin

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets with Mexican leaders on Thursday to try to calm a row over President Donald Trump's trade and immigration policies. Trump has outraged Mexico by vowing to build a wall along the border to keep out migrants, whom he branded rapists and criminals during his presidential campaign.


  5. Baby Justice Rees' father responds to charges in infant's deathRead the original story

    39 min ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    The father Baby Justice, who found in a Yolo County slough two years ago, faces an involuntary manslaughter charge in connection to his son's death. Days old Justice Rees was found in brush in Knights Landing in February 2015.


  6. Pesticides and Pot: What's California Smoking?Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | NBC Los Angeles

    An NBC4 I-Team investigation found evidence suggesting that pesticides could be present in a lot of marijuana legally sold in California When Todd Gullion of Orange County was suffering with back pain last year, he decided to try medical marijuana, thinking it was a safer alternative than prescription drugs. But Gullion says after using the pot, he ended up in the emergency room with serious neurological symptoms.


  7. Police, Fire a " February 23Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Journal

    ... Greenwood: Police pulled over a motorist who was reportedly getting sick out of the vehicle and driving erratically. Drugs were found and he was arrested. 6000 block of North County Road 75W., Whiteland: A man reported at 3:13 p.m. Tuesday that ...


  8. Decades-long addiction beatenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Courier

    ... way out to Vancouver, where she eventually ended up on the Downtown Eastside. "I didn't have a job and I found harsh drugs," she said. "With cocaine, it just happened; all of a sudden I was shooting drugs, and once you do that, everything else is a ...


  9. 9 people indicted on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheCourier.com

    ... including seven for cocaine possession. A Lincoln Park, Michigan, woman was indicted for aggravated possession of drugs, a second-degree felony. Deanna Deluca, 57, was arrested for possessing oxycodone on Feb. 9 in Union Township. A Findlay man was ...


  10. Commission approves rules for marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Texarkana Gazette

    Arkansas' Medical Marijuana Commission has approved a final set of rules on how businesses can cultivate and sell the drug. The rules approved Tuesday will now go up for public comment, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported.


  11. Senator urged to help fight opioid 'epidemic'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

    ... cities and states across the country, there is a growing appetite for shifting the way we respond to people who use drugs away from strictly punishment and towards more effective, compassionate responses," Leah Pope, co-author of the report, said in ...


  12. Cadillac man charged with dealing marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Northern Michigan News

    A 27-year-old Cadillac man is facing prison time after he was arrested and arraigned in 84th District Court on a drug dealing charge. Joshua Lee Garber was cha... As cadillacnews.com transitions to a metered site, the login information will help us determine whether you are a paid subscriber or one of our casual visitors.


  13. Drugged driving' bill stalls in committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Decatur Daily

    A bill to better define drugged driving stalled Wednesday as some lawmakers questioned whether 10-year-old prior offenses should be considered in sentencing. Senate Bill 180 would put legal standards on how much of some specific drugs a person must have in his or her system to be considered intoxicated.


  14. Court briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fulton Sun

    The following cases were heard Feb. 14 in the Circuit Court of Callaway County, Division III, Honorable Kevin Crane presiding: Malik Clark, 20, of Fulton, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Clark admitted he possessed approximately 15 grams of marijuana in 12 individually wrapped baggies when he was stopped for a traffic offense last March.


  15. $40,000 Drug Bust in Shawano CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    He's one of eight people suspected in the drug ring that covers several states across the midwest, two of them being Calvin W. Berndt, 22, of Stevens Point, and Joshua M. Natzke, 24, of Shawano. According to investigators, Hofman was using an extraction machine to process THC oil that was 75% pure.


  16. An educational opportunity on opioids: Event at West Valley High...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... First responders get more overdose calls. Hospitals see more withdrawal cases and more emergencies related to tainted drugs. Police respond to an increasing number of property crime cases committed by those seeking items to sell or barter for a fix. ...


  17. GIANT gets surveillance camera donationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Globe

    ... The spokesman said he was pleased to see members of the community assisting with the effort to fight the presence of drugs in the area, saying there are many ways to help - from donations to contacting the team to report a suspicious situation. The ...


  18. Queer men in Australia share experiences with 'ice' in new resourceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Star Observer

    ... times more likely to have used meth recently than their straight counterparts. "Gay, bisexual and queer men enjoy drugs at much higher rates than the general community, particularly methamphetamines," said VAC CEO Simon Ruth. "We consider peer ...


  19. Lawmakers condemn W Hotel over drug party caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The China Post

    Democratic Progressive Party lawmakers on Thursday heaped criticism on W Hotel for failing to accept responsibility in the case of a woman who had a fatal overdose in a drug party last December. The woman's father said that despite the conclusions of an investigation, he still believed she had been sexually assaulted.


  20. Ohio court will hear debate on autopsies of 8 family membersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin

    ... a cousin, 38-year-old Gary Rhoden. In the redacted autopsy reports, toxicology results, which could include the use of drugs or alcohol, were blacked out for all the victims. Evidence of injuries beyond the mention of gunshot wounds was also blacked ...