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Mexican Opium Prices Plummet, Driving Poppy Farmers to Migrate

Mexican Opium Prices Plummet, Driving Poppy Farmers to Migrate

The drop in prices is leading poppy farmers to seek work in the United States and other places.
Mexican Opium Prices Plummet, Driving Poppy Farmers to Migrate

Mexican Opium Prices Plummet, Driving Poppy Farmers to Migrate

The drop in prices is leading poppy farmers to seek work in the United States and other places.
Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

The notorious Silk Road site was shut down in 2013. Others have followed. But the online trafficking of illegal narcotics hasn’t abated.
Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

The notorious Silk Road site was shut down in 2013. Others have followed. But the online trafficking of illegal narcotics hasn’t abated.
Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

The notorious Silk Road site was shut down in 2013. Others have followed. But the online trafficking of illegal narcotics hasn’t abated.
Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

The notorious Silk Road site was shut down in 2013. Others have followed. But the online trafficking of illegal narcotics hasn’t abated.
Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

Dark Web Drug Sellers Dodge Police Crackdowns

The notorious Silk Road site was shut down in 2013. Others have followed. But the online trafficking of illegal narcotics hasn’t abated.
Nicky Barnes, ‘Mr. Untouchable’ of Heroin Dealers, Is Dead at 78

Nicky Barnes, ‘Mr. Untouchable’ of Heroin Dealers, Is Dead at 78

Sentenced to life in prison, he informed on former associates, disappeared into the witness protection program and died in 2012 — a death unnoticed until now.
Nicky Barnes, ‘Mr. Untouchable’ of Heroin Dealers, Is Dead at 78

Nicky Barnes, ‘Mr. Untouchable’ of Heroin Dealers, Is Dead at 78

Sentenced to life in prison, he informed on former associates, disappeared into the witness protection program and died in 2012 — a death unnoticed until now.
Nicky Barnes, ‘Mr. Untouchable’ of Heroin Dealers, Is Dead at 78

Nicky Barnes, ‘Mr. Untouchable’ of Heroin Dealers, Is Dead at 78

Sentenced to life in prison, he informed on former associates, disappeared into the witness protection program and died in 2012 — a death unnoticed until now.
Australia's Seizure of 1.8 Tons of Crystal Meth Marks Country's Biggest Onshore Bust

Australia's Seizure of 1.8 Tons of Crystal Meth Marks Country's Biggest Onshore Bust

An absurd amount of crystal meth was tucked away inside stereo speakers that originated from Bangkok.
Scientists pretended to be addicted to heroin to figure out why so many addicts die

Scientists pretended to be addicted to heroin to figure out why so many addicts die

The United States is in the midst of a growing opioid crisis, and some cities are experiencing it worse than others. Understanding what addicts go through can be difficult for medical professionals
The Mysterious Consequences of Repeatedly Overdosing on Opioids

The Mysterious Consequences of Repeatedly Overdosing on Opioids

Experts are concerned we'll see a rise in brain damage among people who survive multiple ODs in the age of fentanyl.
‘Become My Mom Again’: What It’s Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis

‘Become My Mom Again’: What It’s Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis

Call them Generation O, the children growing up in families trapped in a relentless grip of addiction, rehab and prison.
Frank Lucas Dies at 88; Drug Kingpin Depicted in ‘American Gangster’

Frank Lucas Dies at 88; Drug Kingpin Depicted in ‘American Gangster’

His rise from poverty to riches through a drug-smuggling enterprise was a larger-than-life tale of ambition, organization and ruthless brutality.
Frank Lucas Dies at 88; Drug Kingpin Depicted in ‘American Gangster’

Frank Lucas Dies at 88; Drug Kingpin Depicted in ‘American Gangster’

His rise from poverty to riches through a drug-smuggling enterprise was a larger-than-life tale of ambition, organization and ruthless brutality.
Frank Lucas Dies at 88; Drug Kingpin Depicted in ‘American Gangster’

Frank Lucas Dies at 88; Drug Kingpin Depicted in ‘American Gangster’

His rise from poverty to riches through a drug-smuggling enterprise was a larger-than-life tale of ambition, organization and ruthless brutality.
‘Become My Mom Again’: What It’s Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis

‘Become My Mom Again’: What It’s Like to Grow Up Amid the Opioid Crisis

Call them Generation O, the children growing up in families trapped in a relentless grip of addiction, rehab and prison.
‘American Gangster’ Subject Frank Lucas Dead at 88

‘American Gangster’ Subject Frank Lucas Dead at 88

The notorious drug dealer portrayed by Denzel Washington passed away on Thursday.