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The number of overdose deaths related to dangerous synthetic drugs which mimic the effects of “classic” illegal substances spiked dramatically in Victoria last year, while deaths involving cocaine...

By Nate Raymond    (Reuters) -A group of state attorneys general unveiled on Wednesday a landmark, $26 billion settlement resolving claims that the three largest U.S. drug distributors and...

A gambling regulator who says he saw drug deals and loan sharking on Crown Melbourne’s gaming floor, and then reported it to surveillance teams, claims he was told it was not the casino’s responsibility. Former...

Prostate cancer drug could stop Covid patients from falling seriously ill by preventing virus from multiplying in their lungs, lab study finds Prostate cancer drug hampered Covid from entering lab-grown...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — She screamed and cried, banged on the dashboard, begging her husband to drive faster, faster, faster toward her brother lying face-down on his bedroom floor.  Craig Elazer had struggled...

Drug dealer who sold ecstasy that killed 15-year-old girl on first day of her summer holiday is jailed for more than four years Mollie Nutt, 15, died on the first day of her holiday in 2018 after taking...

THE drug hydroxychloroquine can increase a Covid-19 patient's survival rate by up to 200 percent, according to a fresh study. Donald Trump was mocked by critics for touting the malaria drug as a potential...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman pleaded guilty Thursday to charges in the U.S. and admitted that she helped her husband run his multibillion-dollar criminal...

Beauty queen wife of Mexican drug kingpin ‘El Chapo’ pleads guilty to helping run his multibillion-dollar narcotics empire and breaking him out of jail in plea deal with US prosecutors Emma...

The FDA approved semaglutide, a drug designed to treat type 2 diabetes, to help people lose weight. Studies have shown the medication can help control appetite and hormone levels.  However, patients...

Tom Homan says number of illegal border crossings is ‘unprecedented’ Former acting ICE director Tom Homan on the migrant surge and the number of illegal border crossings is ‘unprecedented.’ An...

Drug-dealing 19-year-old who helped dispose of jazz trumpeter’s body parts is cleared of killing the musician but convicted of murdering a rival dealer Jazz musician William Algar, 53, was killed...

Hard cheese! Dairy-loving drug dealer is jailed for more than 13 years after police ID him from fingerprints he left on a block of Stilton Carl Stewart, 39, from Vauxhall, Liverpool, used EncroChat encryption...

Cocaine smuggler George Jung – known as El Americano – who inspired Johnny Depp film Blow and spent 20 years in prison – dies at home aged 78 after liver and kidney failure George Jung,...

People who take multiple illegal drugs are ‘significantly’ more likely to engage in BDSM and have sex with strangers, study finds Researchers polled 2,631 adults at a British musical festival...

Teenage drug dealer, 18, who ‘supplied ecstasy’ to 17-year-old school friend at Leeds Festival who later died of overdose is jailed for two years and eight months Luke Jones, 18, is believed...