Mexican Cartel Leader In Dallas To Face ChargesA man accused of being a leader in a Mexican drug cartel has been extradited to North Texas to face charges that he was part of a cocaine and methamphetamine distribution ring.
In Final Act As President, Obama Commutes 330 Drug Sentences In his last major act as president, Barack Obama is cutting short the sentences of 330 federal inmates convicted of drug crimes.
Parents Use Daughter's Obituary To Help Others Struggling With AddictionAn Ohio resident used the darkest hours of her life as a vessel to help others who may be going down the same path.
Report: Cowboys DE Gregory Facing Suspension Hearing, Parts Ways With AgentDallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory may have complicated his upcoming suspension appeal.
Study: U.S. Women Increasingly Use Pot During PregnancyU.S. women are increasingly using marijuana during pregnancy, sometimes to treat morning sickness, new reports suggest.
Drugmakers Set To Gain As Taxpayers Foot New Opioid CostsPharmaceutical industry critics say the new types of drugs the companies are pushing to address the nation's ongoing opioid crisis boost profits while forcing taxpayers to shoulder the costs.
Mexican Boy, 15, Held After $1.1M South Texas Marijuana BustLaw officers in South Texas have apprehended a 15-year-old Mexican boy accused of driving a vehicle hauling more than a half-ton of smuggled marijuana.
Researchers Worry As Info Lags On Pot Use By Older AdultsSurveys show a small but growing number of older adults are using marijuana — a trend that worries researchers who say not enough information exists about how pot affects older users.
'Magic Mushrooms' May Ease Anxiety & DepressionThe psychedelic drug in 'magic mushrooms' can quickly and effectively help treat anxiety and depression in cancer patients, an effect that may last for months, two small studies showed.
Turning Ecstasy Into Potential Treatment For PTSD?If researchers have their way, the illegal, highly addictive party drug known as Ecstasy could become a treatment option for PTSD, post traumatic stress disorder.
Trump Justice Dept. Could Shift Drug Prosecution PoliciesAn Obama administration Justice Department that emphasized the need to be "smart on crime" is being replaced with a Trump presidency that campaigned on being "tough on crime."
Armed Men Posing As Police Officers Rob DriverPulled over on the road by what appeared to be police officer, a Dallas man says he believes he was robbed by imposters.