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University May Start Drug Testing Cheerleaders After Tragic Death

By McCarton Ackerman

Danielle Cogwell's "suspected overdose" death last week has prompted calls to change Louisville's drug policy. MORE  

'Teen Mom 2' Star Allegedly Abusing Painkillers

By McCarton Ackerman

Leah Messer allegedly joins the likes of Amber Portwood and Jenelle Evans in publicly struggling with substance abuse. MORE  

Andy Roddick's Comeback Stymied By Drug Test

By McCarton Ackerman

The former No. 1 tennis player in the world is furious over a drug testing requirement that won't allow him to compete in the US Open. MORE  

Mexican Drug Cartel Allegedly Had Stash House In Minnesota

By McCarton Ackerman

Four men have been charged with operating the spot for an unnamed cartel. One has pleaded guilty, while another remains at large. MORE  

Nationwide Clearinghouse Proposed To Monitor Drug And Alcohol Offenses Of Truckers

By McCarton Ackerman

Will a nationwide monitoring system to track the drug and alcohol use of truck drivers cause more issues than it proposes to fix? MORE  

FedEx Hires Barry Bonds' Attorney For Drug Distribution Case

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite Bonds being convicted on obstruction, the delivery giant hopes that his high-profile lawyer can help them avoid hefty fines and prison for employees. MORE  

Vietnam Officials Slam 'Failure' Of Community-Based Drug Treatment

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite offering a cheap way for addicts to get clean, Vietnam's first community-based treatment center has seen most of its patients drop out. MORE  

Drew Brees Drug Tested Twice After Boasts Of Physical Prowess

By McCarton Ackerman

The New Orleans Saints quarterback was 'randomly' selected for a drug test after claiming he could play till he was 45. MORE  

Drug Users Welcomed For First Time at Global AIDS Confab

By McCarton Ackerman

After being shut out of of the AIDS conference for decades, intravenous drug users finally had their own booth. MORE  

World Health Organization Suggests Decriminalizing Personal Drug Use

By McCarton Ackerman

Following the WHO's suggestion could lead to a drastic drop in the rate of drug abuse, as shown by Portugal. MORE  

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