Drug addiction

Mexico: Acapulco police placed under investigation over drug ties

53 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Military arrests three top police officers and takes control of the entire police force in the port city.
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Man who tortured, drowned ex-roommate set to die Wednesday

2 hours ago   |   National Post

HUNTSVILLE, Texas - A Texas inmate who taunted a jury to sentence him to death is scheduled to be executed Wednesday evening for torturing and drowning an East Texas woman in...
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How Digital Health Could Transform the Fight Against the Opioid Crisis

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

America's battle with opioid addiction is an uphill one. But a mix of innovation in digital health and good, old-fashioned medicine could help us fight it, according to a top...
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Man busted pushing cart full of pot through Blue Line station

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Transit officers arrested a man who was wheeling a cart with two trash bags stuffed full of weed through a Metro Blue Line station.
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The sad backstory of a North Bay drug overdose

6 hours ago   |   ABC

In Santa Rosa Superior Court, this morning, a judge sentenced 35 year old Danielle Falletto of Petaluma to more than 19 years in state prison for giving drugs to her teenage...
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Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff Distances Himself From the ‘Techlash'

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Salesforce co-CEO Marc Benioff took a subtle shot on Tuesday at Facebook and other tech companies that have recently faced harsh criticism for lax data privacy policies, among...
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The Latest: Cosby accusers say he got what he deserved

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

NORRISTOWN, Pa. - The Latest on Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing : 6:35 p.m. Bill Cosby's accusers say the comedian got what he deserved when a judge sentenced him to prison for...
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Drug prices climb despite Trump promise

8 hours ago   |   NBC News

An Associated Press analysis of brand-name prescription drug prices shows that it's been business as usual for drugmakers.
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Quotes, reaction to Bill Cosby's sentence of 3-10 years in prison

9 hours ago   |   The Morning Call   |   2 articles

Quotes from the hearing and reactions to Bill Cosby's sentence of three to 10 years in state prison for drugging and molesting a Temple University athletics administrator at...
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The incriminating statement by Cosby referred to by judge

10 hours ago   |   National Post

The judge who sentenced Bill Cosby to three to 10 years in prison for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman in 2004 cited the entertainer's own words as evidence he had...
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Senate Judiciary Committee sets vote for Supreme Court nominee, Brett...

Senate Judiciary Committee sets vote for Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, for Friday

The move would place the panel's decision a day after it is set to hear testimony from Christine Blasey Ford, a woman who has accused him of sexual assault. Read more ...

'Never look down': Will Smith bungee jumps out of helicopter into Grand Canyon

'Never look down': Will Smith bungee jumps out of helicopter into Grand Canyon

Smith plunged out of a helicopter over the Grand Canyon to celebrate his 50th birthday! Read more ...

BREAKING: Bill Cosby sentenced to 3-10 years in state prison for drugging...

BREAKING: Bill Cosby sentenced to 3-10 years in state prison for drugging and sexual assault

NORRISTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA - Bill Cosby, who for a half-century reigned as one of America's most prominent and universally adored entertainers until a multitude of women publicly... Read more ...

'I just want my baby home, please,' says mother of missing 6-year-old boy

'I just want my baby home, please,' says mother of missing 6-year-old boy

The FBI announced a $10,000 reward for information in the case. Read more ...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent predator'

The classification means Cosby must undergo lifetime counseling and report quarterly to authorities. Read more ...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United Nations

Audience members chuckled in response to the president's accomplishment claims. Read more ...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished at park

Authorities in North Carolina are searching for a 6-year-old boy with autism, who is described as nonverbal and has been missing since Saturday. Read more ...

A fridge stocked full of blood and other things you might not know about the...

A fridge stocked full of blood and other things you might not know about the president's limo

Many aspects of the $1.5 million, state-of-the-art limo are kept secret, but the vehicle has many unique features. Read more ...

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

A woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor that her boyfriend had pressured her to "produce a baby" after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant. Read more ...

Sanchez, Severino rebound ahead of playoffs, Yanks top Rays

Sanchez, Severino rebound ahead of playoffs, Yanks top Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Struggling Gary Sanchez drove in four runs for the first time since early April, Luis Severino won his 19th game and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa... Read more ...