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  1. #NPRreads: Two Looks At America - And One Look At America's PastimeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    The premise is simple: Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.

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  2. Analysis: Arkansas medical pot foes learn lessons from 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... against the proposals was on display last week. Hutchinson, the former head of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration , and GOP Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin attacked the measures from a business standpoint, saying legalization would hurt the state's ...

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  3. Toxic heroin additive W-18 detected in Will CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    These fentanyl pills, seized in Calgary, Canada, in fall 2015, contained trace amounts of W-18, according to the Calgary Police Department. Experts say W-18, a synthetic drug developed in Canada but never put into mass production, is 100 times more potent than fentanyl and has been found in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Florida - and in the system of a Lockort man who overdosed on heroin in April.

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  4. Uncertain peace in ColombiaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... rich dealing weapons and drugs on a global scale. Colombia was a major profit center. Drug Enforcement Administration agents posing as Colombia rebels arrested him. Also in 2011, the U.S. Congress ratified free trade agreements with Colombia along ...

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  5. Marijuana Could Be Stealing Sales From This $200 Billion Industry, New Report ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    You'd struggle to find an industry with faster growth potential than marijuana, which generated an estimated $5.4 billion in legal sales during 2015. Cannabis research firm ArcView projects the industry could grow at approximately 30% per year through 2020.

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  6. Attorney General Admits Pot Isn't a Gateway Drug, but that Prescription Pills AreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Foundation for Economic Education

    ... Department of Justice. In early August, the Obama administration said no to a bid urging the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to reconsider how marijuana is classified under federal drug control laws. Currently, the DEA lists marijuana as a ...

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  7. Pe a: White paper on drug matrix credibleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    MOISES Padilla Mayor Magdaleno Pena, a consultant of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency , said the white paper containing the alleged matrix of illegal drugs in Bacolod City and Some local government officials and police officials, with the alleged payola they receive from the operations of 11 top drug personalities in the province, were named in the white paper. Pena said the problem on illegal drugs is real in fact, in Bacolod City alone, the police has reported that all its 61 barangays are drug-affected.

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  8. PAMPANGA. Vice Governor Dennis Pineda checks out contraband and...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Several Subscriber Identity Module cards, contraband and other prohibited items were discovered and seized by an inspection team led by Vice-Governor Dennis "Delta" Pineda during a surprise early morning check of the Pampanga Provincial Jail at the Capitol Compound here. The vice-governor, accompanied by Philippine National Police and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency operatives, conducted the inspection as part of Operation Greyhound which aims to stop illicit drug operations in Philippine jails.

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  9. Tour the Granary Building renovation on Bellingham's waterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    ... kratom at the Sugar on Magnolia store in downtown Bellingham, Monday, Sept. 19, 2016. The Drug Enforcement Administration is banning kratom for two years. People say they take it as a natural painkiller and to curb addiction, but the federal agency ...

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  10. Map shows drug smuggling routes into Texas used by cartelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | SFGate

    Steven McCraw, DPS Director, presented a powerpoint to the Texas House Appropriations Committee July 19, 2016 detailing an overview of Operation Secure Texas, a border protection plan, and proposals requested by the Joint Committee on Border Security. Steven McCraw, DPS Director, presented a powerpoint to the Texas House Appropriations Committee July 19, 2016 detailing an overview of Operation Secure Texas, a border protection plan, and proposals requested Steven McCraw, DPS Director, presented a powerpoint to the Texas House Appropriations Committee July 19, 2016 detailing an overview of Operation Secure Texas, a border protection plan, and proposals requested by the Joint Committee on Border Security.

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  11. Kratom users want DEA to reconsider possible banRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TheDenverChannel

    ... I haven't felt like this since before I was 14," Osbourne said. That could all change. The Drug Enforcement Administration wants to make it an illegal Schedule I substance, halting its sales across the United States. The DEA warns it can cause ...

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  12. Mexico convoy attack 'by El Chapo's sons'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... indicating that the assault was probably the work of "the sons of Chapo." Sources in the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) say that Ivan Archivaldo and Jesus Alfredo Guzman have assumed the leadership of the Sinaloa cartel in the absence of ...

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  13. Hemp supplement maker says full spectrum extract works better, allays regulatory issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... the case with red yeast rice in that the high THC cultivars of Cannabis sativa are on the Drug Enforcement Administration's Schedule 1 list of banned substances. Cultivars with ultra-low THC content fall within the definition of industrial hemp ...

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  14. Chelsea Clinton 'misspoke' on marijuana risks, spokeswoman saysRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Cortez Journal News

    Speaking at a town hall at Youngstown State University over the weekend, Chelsea Clinton made a remark about the risks of marijuana use that left many drug reform advocates scratching their heads.

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  15. 8 arrested in Do a Ana County cocaine bustRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Office in New Mexico. The arrests were the result of a six-month investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration that targeted a cocaine-trafficking operation in DoA a Ana County, allegedly led by Joel Ibarra-Torres, 46, a Mexico national, who ...

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  16. Push to keep Kratom legalRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    DEA gave 30-day notice it wants to make two ingredients in Kratom a controlled substance. Some Kratom users believe the herb could be the natural remedy to the nation's opioid epidemic.

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  17. Congressman: DEA May Extend Comment Period on Kratom Ban Amid Public PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    After meeting with the DEA administrator, Rep. Mark Pocan says the agency may allow for more public comment on whether to make Kratom a Schedule I drug. Amid pressure from the public and Congress, the Drug Enforcement Administration may delay it's decision to put the subtance Kratom on the federal government's list of Schedule I drugs and allow for an extended public comment period, according to a U.S. Congressman who met with the acting DEA administrator on Friday.

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  18. Rancho Palos Verdes Doctor Sentenced in Prescription Drug CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    A Rancho Palos Verdes doctor convicted of illegally prescribing medications to undercover operatives working with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration was sentenced today to three years in county jail. Dr. Richard Seongjun Kim, 44, also was ordered to serve two years under mandatory supervision once he is released from jail, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.

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  19. DEA defies senators' appeal to reconsider 'unprecedented' kratom banRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Cortez Journal News

    A bipartisan group of nine senators is calling on the Drug Enforcement Administration to delay its "unprecedented" decision to ban kratom, a plant that researchers say holds great potential for mitigating the effects of the opioid epidemic.

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  20. DEA says kratom will become illegal; no date setRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Users say kratom is an opioid that acts as a pain reliever and replacement to other narcotics. However, the Drug Enforcement Agency wants to outlaw the natural substance that many people depend on every day.

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