Posts Tagged ‘Drugs’

Monday, August 11th, 2014

China’s ‘Bath Salts’ Drug Lord


A graphic from the Department of Treasury shows drug kingpin Zhang Lei and his associates. Lei was one of main suppliers of synthetic drugs in the United States and Europe.

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Drugs, Crime, and the Australian Bikie


It’s now tougher than ever to be a bikie in Australia.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

I Was a Washington Post Reporter. And a Crack Addict. This is my story.


s was the case every Halloween, on October 31, 1989, a couple of Washington Post reporters were sent to cover the festivities in Georgetown, where thousands of mostly white and affluent revelers partied through the night. I was dispatched to the other side of town—Potomac Gardens, a rundown public housing project a mile east of the Capitol, where Mayor Marion Barry was scheduled to make nice with the residents. My job was to take notes and contribute a few paragraphs to an innocuous story about how Washingtonians celebrated the holiday.

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Senior Caught in Retirement Community Meth Lab Bust


A routine traffic stop in Fresno, California, led officers to a meth lab simmering in the middle of an old folks’ retirement community. See how it went down after the JUMP…

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Corruption, Cocaine and Murder in Trinidad


There’s a crisis going on in Trinidad. The murder rate has skyrocketed and the government and police can’t stop it. Mainly because they’re part of the problem on why it started in the first place. Bribery, drug trafficking, and police brutality are all factors of why the streets are filled with violence and the people of Trinidad are caught in the cross-fire. To the point where it’s become one of the highest murder rates in the world.

Monday, May 26th, 2014

DEALER | Short Film


Inspired by Burial‘s seventh EP Rival Dealer on London’s Hyperdub Records, UK director Ben Dawkins has created a short film titled Dealer. Based on a gritty narrative, which follows a drug dealer in London’s underground, the cinematic visuals complement the producer’s ten-minute title track.

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Pusha T & No Malice on CNN Tonight


The Thornton brothers Pusha T & No Malice aka the Clipse went from selling drugs to the top of the rap game, until one of them decided to give it all up.

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

The Hunt For El Chapo


El Chapo escaped from a maximum-security prison and evaded many attempts at capture, often hiding out in the Sierra Madre. Learn the details of how the world’s most notorious drug lord was captured. The incredible lifestyle of Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman.

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Ivy Leaguers Admit To Taking ADHD Meds To Boost Grades


A new study shows one in five Ivy League college students admit to misusing ADHA medication to help study or write papers. More on this new trend after the JUMP.

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Your Friendly Neighborhood Drug Dealer by Roy Klabin


In his 30s and from the Upper West Side, Carlo is a dealer in some of New York’s purest narcotics. His current best seller is the chemical compound MDMA, popularly known as Molly. Each of the capsules he sells at $20 a pop gives a customer a four-hour euphoric high.