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Prepubescent Drug Dealer Highlights Australia’s Growing Meth Problem

By Paul Gaita

Not only is meth use on the rise in Australia, but addicts are becoming younger. MORE  

Toys "R" Us Sells ‘Breaking Bad’ Figurines That Come With Bags of Meth, Cash

By Brent McCluskey

A Florida mother and fan of the show has started a campaign to have the toy store chain remove the figures from their shelves. MORE  

United Nations Says Illegal Meth Manufacturing Is Spreading

By John Lavitt

Meth manufacturing has spread in developing countries thanks to lax government regulation and minimal police intervention. MORE  

ADHD Drug May Help Curb Meth Addicts' Cravings

By Victoria Kim

Replacing meth with ADHD drugs may be the same as nicotine replacement or using methadone to treat heroin addicts. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Oct. 1, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Michael Phelps 'deeply sorry' for DUI arrest, man on drugs drowns dog with a bowling ball, and smuggler busted at airport with cocaine in shoes. MORE  

Voyeuristic Chinese Men Pay to Watch Girls Do Meth

By Bryan Le

A report by Vice exposed Chinese men paying to watch working girls do meth. But the problem runs much deeper than that. MORE  

Meth Lab Trio Throw Toilet, Sink At Imagined Attackers

By Bryan Le

Police had to calm the three down and ensure their "attackers" were gone. MORE  

Seven Year Old Rats Out Mom for Meth Habit

By Bryan Le

A Florida boy witnessed his mother cooking meth and told an adult, which led to her being arrested. MORE  

Italian Research Team Develops New Method For Testing Meth

By John Lavitt

Researchers developed a sensor that can detect the methamphetamine molecule common to almost all formulations of the drug. MORE  

Methamphetamine Use on the Rise in India

By Victoria Kim

Loopholes in the law and corruption among officials has led to a staggering increase in meth production and abuse. MORE  

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