Marijuana may be fine in California, but it’s still illegal for federal employees with government security clearances. Elon Musk’s security clearance could be about to go up in smoke. Citing a U.S. official
NEW YORK — Two months of testimony in a federal courtroom here have offered an unprecedented glimpse into the inner workings of the Sinaloa drug cartel, complete with tales of gruesome murders, diamond-encrusted
A toddler in Michigan died after ingesting an “extraordinary level” of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid that is far more potent than heroin, authorities say. Ava Floyd, 18 months old, died on Christmas Day.
The CIA explored using a ‘truth-serum’ on terrorism detainees after 9/11, newly released report shows
The CIA explored finding a “truth serum” to use on terrorism detainees in the years after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, according to a declassified report that was released as part of a lengthy Freedom
WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration plans to ban sales of most flavored e-cigarettes in retail stores and gas stations around the country, in an effort to reduce the popularity of vaping among
The Food and Drug Administration approved a powerful opioid Friday for use in health-care settings, rejecting criticism from some of its advisers that the drug would inevitably be diverted to illicit and
YIBIN, China — China’s mission to protect its economy now includes a college where the students study booze. This $58 million school — built in nine months and so new that plastic still covers the surveillance
Production of coca, the basis for cocaine, is surging in Colombia after years of successful eradication efforts. The resurgence is in part because of a new generation of drug traffickers. Transcript MARY
When marijuana is legal in Canada, Americans are expected to flock. But the border, and U.S. law, stands in the way.
BLAINE, Wash. — Recreational marijuana has been legal here in Washington state since 2014. Adults just a few miles away in Canada also will be able to legally buy and smoke marijuana for pleasure starting
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A twice-convicted killer who wants to die rather than spend his life in prison was about an hour from eating his final meal Wednesday when he found out a Nevada judge had indefinitely
Dear Carolyn: I have a friend I have known since high school who has recently been in recovery for drinking. He is about six weeks into an outpatient system and has been doing well. A group of friends
A medical marijuana dispensary on Capitol Hill has been forced to close its doors after the Department of Health suspended its registration last week. It was the first time health officials in the city