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Hip-Hop

Teyana Taylor's 'K.T.S.E.' Is A Provocative R&B Album For Grown Folks<p>Cherise Johnson 06.26.18 10 hours ago<p>Kamasi Washington's Contemplative And Heady Epic<p>The renowned revivalist delivers a dense, adventurous collection of tunes with 'Heaven and Earth'<p>Aaron Williams 06.25.18 1 day ago<p>The Best New …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Drake Made a Pensive Art Film to Celebrate His Los Angeles OVO Store

Such art!<p>Ah Los Angeles, the city of dreams! If you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. At the very least, you can potentially get your name and/or address tattooed on The Game's body. But Drake is making the city of angels into his own private utopia with the opening of his OVO Flagship …

How Drake saw the Future and ditched the album for the mixtape

Drake and Future capped off 2015 with their joint mixtape titled What a Time To Be Alive, released in October. The project did not receive a lavish album cycle rollout, an extensive press tour or numerous singles pushed by radio. Instead, hype was built through industry insider tweets, Instagram …

Drake Dancing To "Hotline Bling" With His Mom Will Melt Your Heart

They know when that hotline bling, that can only mean one thing.

Bombing Syria Won’t Make Paris Safer

The enemy France and Europe are struggling against is far closer to home.<p>Bomb ISIS. Go ahead. They deserve it. It certainly satisfies the primal need for visible retaliation after the Paris attacks. It may even do some good in the struggle against terrorism in Europe. Some—but probably not very …

In the Wake of Paris Attacks, Fox News Host Greg Gutfeld Offers ‘One Solution’ to Combat Terrorism at Home

Fox News host Greg Gutfeld delivered a monologue Wednesday in which he contended an armed citizenry might be the answer to fighting terrorism in the U.S.<p>“If we can’t protect everyone, then it’s up to us to protect ourselves,” he said. “One solution: guns, guns, guns.”<p>Gutfeld argued that since it’s …

Parents of 8-Year-Old Boy Killed in Boston Bombings Keep Son's Memory Alive With Peace Campaign: 'You Can Always Choose Kindness'

The family of Martin Richard, the 8-year-boy killed in the Boston Marathon bombings, is keeping the memory of their little boy alive with a moving …

China Ready To Join France In Combating Terrorism

China’s president Xi Jinping said Saturday China is ready to join France and the international community in stepping up security cooperation and combating terrorism after attacks in Paris that killed more than 120 people.<p>“At the sorrowful moment of the French people, I, on behalf of the Chinese …

Drake's OVO Releases Its First Women's Collection

Drake's ever-expanding OVO clothing brand has finally released a full women's collection. The women's 2015 capsule collection, as it's named, includes a number of lounging and streetwear-inspired options.The bulk of the offering is made up of black tops and bottoms branded with the OVO logo, which …

You can soon buy a Drake ugly Christmas sweater

Fashion & Style<p>Amy Grief<p>Posted on November 16, 2015<p>Report Inaccuracy<p>You can soon buy a Drake ugly Christmas sweater<p>Fashion & Style<p>Amy Grief<p>Posted on …

French Police May Have Stopped One of the Paris Terror Suspects and Let Him Go

Just after dawn on Saturday, the Associated Press reports, French police questioned and released Saleh Abdeslam, now the focus of an international …

Terrorism

Vowing to destroy terrorism, France seeks global coalition against Islamic State | Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande called on the United States and Russia to join a global coalition to destroy Islamic State in the wake of the attacks across Paris, and announced a wave of measures to combat terror in France.<p>“France is at war,” Hollande told a joint session of …

Middle East

Paris Massacres: Terror, Grief and Political Analysis

Frank Bruni published an excellent article in the <i>New York Times</i> only a few hours after the terror attacks in Paris in which he denounced "The Exploitation of Paris". His targets were mostly the pro-gun lobby and the reactionaries such as Ann Coulter or Newt Gingrich who tried to hijack the emotions …

ISIS Targeted Muslims in Paris

The so-called caliphate has a special hatred for ‘apostate’ Muslims who adopt Western ways—and declared them special targets of the Paris …

Drake's “Views From The 6” Release Date Apparently Announced

Drake’s <i>Views From The 6</i> album is scheduled for released January 6, 2016, according to a video posted in a tweet from Daily Rap yesterday (November …

Rap & Hip-Hop

As Legal Marijuana Expands, States Struggle With Drugged Driving

Some states see creating DUID laws as part of the marijuana legalization process.<p><i>This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy.</i><p>Washington State Patrol …

Donald Trump: Legalize ALL the Drugs

At least, that’s what the currently anti-pot Republican front-runner used to say.<p>Future American President Donald J. Trump began his …

While Trudeau Figures Out How to Legalize Weed, Cops Will Keep Fighting the War on Drugs

"We will charge on a leftover roach if we can." Awesome....<p>Until Justin Trudeau legalizes marijuana, smoking a joint in some parts of Canada can still land you a criminal record.<p>Trudeau has said a Liberal government "will legalize, regulate, and restrict access to marijuana," though his timeline …

A handful of dangerous new legal drugs has public health experts worried

Because these drugs are new and have not been rigorously tested, their effects may be erratic and unpredictable.<p>Some forms of these drugs, including flakka, have already been linked with several episodes of violent, dangerous, and even life-threatening behavior.<p>Since these drugs are not monitored, …

Magic Mushrooms

FYI, There's A Man In Kolkata Who Supplies America With Drugs To Execute Criminals

Chris Harris, a man with no pharmaceutical background, is earning thousands of dollars supplying illegal drugs to the U.S. to execute criminals.<p>According to his résumé., Harris had a handful of jobs at call centers — staying for roughly a year at each place — before he became an execution drug …

Documents show Arizona tried to illegally import execution drug

Arizona tried to illegally import a lethal injection drug that's not approved in the U.S. but never obtained it after federal agents stopped the shipment at the Phoenix airport, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.<p>Arizona paid nearly $27,000 for sodium thiopental, an anesthetic …

State paid $27,000 for sodium thiopental, but when the drugs arrived at the Phoenix international airport, they were seized by federal officials<p>Arizona tried to illegally import a lethal injection drug that is not approved in the US but never obtained it after federal agents stopped the shipment at …

Why are drugs illegal? You asked Google – here’s the answer | David Nutt

Every day, millions of internet users ask Google some of life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the most common queries<p>This is, of course, a flawed question but one that illustrates a major paradox in the UK and international laws on drugs. Some drugs – such as …

Flakka: The New Illegal Drug You Need to Know About

A dangerous new drug is spreading across the United States. Here is what you need to know.<p>A dangerous new drug known as flakka has, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration, started to spread death across the United States. When consumed by humans, flakka acts like a cross between cocaine …

Demonstration

How an illegal psychedelic drug could help treat opiate addiction

Pain and ibogaine<p>Kevin is in the fetal position on a warm bed in Mexico, in the throes of opiate withdrawal. Suddenly, a buzzing noise enters his ear, as if a wasp is building a nest in there. It’s the first sign the ibogaine he just consumed is taking effect, and things are about to get …

After the flood, a rush to preserve drinking water

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's capital city had too much water. Now, officials are racing to make sure it has enough.<p>A canal that serves as …

Hip-Hop

Teyana Taylor's Kanye West-Produced Album Headlines Hip-Hop's New Releases This Week<p>Aaron Williams 06.20.18 2 hours ago<p>Ukelele Player Einer Bankz Is Hip-Hop's Unlikeliest New Star<p>Cherise Johnson 06.20.18 5 hours ago<p>XXXTentacion Leaves Behind A Complicated, Tragic Legacy<p>Trying to make sense of …