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Philadelphia Couple Has Home Seized After Son's Heroin Bust

By McCarton Ackerman

Police knew Christos and Markella Sourovelis committed no crime, but they seized their house anyway. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Aug. 27, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Sarah Silverman shows off vapor pen before Emmys, cocaine-stuffed tamales seized at airport, and students taught alcohol safety at pub. MORE  

Detroit Launching Program To Seize Auction Drug Houses

By McCarton Ackerman

The city has already targeted over 300 drug houses for seizure. MORE  

New York Heroin Market Growing to Meet Demand

By Victoria Kim

More than 35 percent of the heroin seized in the United States comes from New York, thanks to easy access and growing demand on the East Coast. MORE  

The UAE Stiffens Punishments for Drug Traffickers

By Shawn Dwyer

Smugglers and drug dealers will have their money and possessions seized thanks to the Arab nation’s tough new stance in the war on drugs. MORE  

Morning Roundup: January 17, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Ke$ha's mom talks about eating disorder, Lil Za says he was busted because he's black, New Hampshire moves toward legal pot, and drug dealers call cops for stolen weed. MORE  

Dubai Police Arrest Three In $31 Million Drug Haul

By McCarton Ackerman

The offenders face potentially strict prison sentences and harsh treatment due to the United Arab Emirates' zero tolerance drug policy. MORE  

North America Making Massive Amounts of Meth

By McCarton Ackerman

The world's meth supply is skyrocketing, with most of it made in the US and Mexico, says the UN. MORE  

Video: What Does 17 Million Pounds of Pot Look Like?

By Victoria Kim

See what you could do with the amount of weed seized at the Mexico-US border in six years. MORE  

Asia's Rising Meth Problem

By McCarton Ackerman

Crystal meth, often manufactured in Myanmar, is replacing heroin and opium as Asia's biggest drug threat. MORE  

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