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Experts Blame the Child Migrant Crisis on America’s Drug War

By Victoria Kim

This past week, experts showed how America's wayward drug war has contributed to the humanitarian crisis spilling over its southern border. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 20, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Kate Major sentenced to eight months for DUI arrest, naked man on LSD gets hit by car, and Florida senate panel okays needle exchange program. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 7, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

PayPal exec fired for drunken Twitter rant, Zac Efron feels "great" after talking addiction, Arizona says okay to public drunkenness, and intoxicated woman arrested for loud sex on flight. MORE  

Mexican President Convinced Drug War Violence Has Been 'Contained'

By McCarton Ackerman

President Enrique Peña Nieto pointed to an overall improvement in murder and robbery rates, while at the same time acknowledging problems have grown in certain regions of the country. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 21, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Bree Walker and pitbull arrested for DUI, Arctic Monkeys' frontman gives drunk acceptance speech, puppy dies after eating e-cig cartridge, and British preschoolers get booze-filled chocolate. MORE  

Binge Drinking Threatens Spring Breakers

By Chrisanne Grise

Thousands of young Americans descend on Mexico to drink dangerously. MORE  

Philippines Gunman Kills Eight in Drugged Spree

By McCarton Ackerman

The killer, who shot a number of young kids, was reportedly on an alcohol and meth binge for days. MORE  

Zetas Cartel Ravages Torreon, Mexico

By McCarton Ackerman

City leaders are so desperate to banish the ultra-violent Zetas that they may appeal to the Sinaloa cartel for help. MORE  

Guadalajara Engulfed in Drug War Violence

By McCarton Ackerman

Armed gangs block highways and set up roadblocks in the west Mexican city. MORE  

"Face-Eating" Man Wasn't on Bath Salts After All

By Valerie Tejeda

The nationwide outcry got it wrong—the attacker used marijuana, and nothing else. MORE  

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