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The most unforgettable drug dealers and kingpins of crime in cinema

The most unforgettable drug dealers and kingpins of crime in cinema Every day above ground is a good day for these agents of narcotics. In honor of the anniversary of “Scarface” first blowing up theaters, here’s a look back at ...

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Diabetes drug could be used to treat Alzheimer’s

A drug originally designed to treat diabetes “significantly reversed memory loss” in mice, and has potential for treating Alzheimer’s disease in people, according to British scientists. In a new study published in the journal Brain Research, lab rodents with age- ...

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AG Jeff Sessions orders review of Obama’s Hezbollah drug probe

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday called for a review of a law enforcement program targeting drug trafficking by Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group that was reportedly hindered by the Obama administration. The initiative, dubbed “Project Cassandra,” was launched in 2008 ...

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Country singer Michael Ray arrested for DUI, drug possession

Country singer Michael Ray was arrested Wednesday morning for driving while intoxicated and possession of marijuana after a fast-food fender-bender. The “Kiss You in the Morning” singer, 29, was in a McDonald’s drive-thru in Eustis, Fla., when he told cops ...

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Artie Lange headed to rehab on private jet after drug charge

Artie Lange is seeking the help he needs — with the help of friends. The comedian was reportedly taking a private jet to an undisclosed rehab facility on Friday after he pleaded guilty to possession of 81 small bags of ...

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Lil Peep died from powerful drug overdose

Lil Peep, the up-and-coming New York rapper who was found dead before a show last month, passed away after taking an accidental overdose of Fentanyl and Xanax, according to a toxicology report made public on Friday. Lil Peep — whose ...

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Gunman busted for slaying drug foe, wounding gal pal in Brooklyn

A gunman faces murder charges for killing a drug rival and shooting the man’s girlfriend in a Brooklyn apartment, police sources said Wednesday. Durante Tirado, 20, showed up, gun in hand, at the 16th-floor apartment of 38-year-old Kahliq Francis on ...

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Choose a Medicare prescription drug plan now to avoid a penalty l

If you’re a Medicare beneficiary but haven’t signed up for a prescription drug plan yet — or if you’re unhappy with your current one — you have until Dec. 7 to pick a plan without having to pay a late ...

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Melissa Etheridge strikes plea deal after drug bust

Melissa Etheridge struck a plea deal after she was busted for drug possession at the U.S.-Canadian border. The singer pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance on Tuesday and struck a plea deal where she will avoid jail time ...

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Trump flatters Duterte instead of rebuking him for drug war

President Trump failed to publicly censure his Philippine counterpart for waging a bloody drug crackdown as the two bombastic leaders met again in Manila. Trump repeatedly dodged questions on whether he would confront President Rodrigo Duterte on the thousands of ...

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