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How Europe's Cocaine Habit Fuels Radical Islam in West Africa

By Victoria Kim

Terrorist groups like Hezbollah and al-Qaeda have benefited from corrupt regimes. MORE  

Study Shows Rise in Smart Drug Use By European Students

By Paul Gaita

Like their American counterparts, European college kids are using cognitive-enhancing drugs to boost exam performance. MORE  

Chemsex Parties Intensify HIV Risk for Gay Males

By John Lavitt

A dangerous combination of potent drugs and casual sex has increased the chances of men contracting HIV. MORE  

London Dubbed 'Cocaine Capital Of Europe'

By McCarton Ackerman

Meanwhile, other major European cities have seen their sewage water become contaminated with ecstasy, crystal meth, and synthetic drugs. MORE  

Morning Roundup: July 11, 2013

By Victoria Kim

European lawmakers ban menthol cigarettes, bath salts more addictive than meth, and pregnant actress Evan Rachel Wood craves marijuana. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 29, 2013

By Victoria Kim

There are now over 280 "legal highs" in Europe, "innocent" Arizona woman held in Mexico on drug smuggling charges, and marijuana gardens linked to owl deaths. MORE  

Infamous Italian Mob Boss Arrested in Colombia

By McCarton Ackerman

The arrest highlights growing ties between European and Latin American drug traffickers. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 18, 2013

By Victoria Kim

Most teen-drinking deaths are not driving-related, magnets remove cigarette cravings, and Lindsay Lohan shoots mock ad for whisky-infused gum. MORE  

"Le Binge Drinking" on the Rise in France

By Valerie Tejeda

A nation known for "not overdoing it" has seen a steep rise in alcohol-related illnesses. MORE  

Justin Bieber Smokes Pot In Amsterdam

By McCarton Ackerman

After a rough week, Bieber is spotted with a joint and "space cake" in a special coffee shop. MORE  

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