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$93,000 Cancer Drug Adds 4 Months of Survival

Liana Teixeira

October 6, 2010

Filed under Global News, Science & Technology

There is a new price on life.  No, not the cereal…but cancer survival.  Provenge, a first-of-its-kind drug treatment was approved in April and has shown that it adds four months of survival to male patients suffering from...

Under Attack: Drug Gangs Infiltrate US

Michael Kelly

March 10, 2010

Filed under Global News

In Sequoia National Forest, not too far from California’s Yosemite waterfalls in the redwood forests, Mexican drug gangs are slowly taking over. They have commandeered U.S. public land to grow millions of their own marijuana...

Former cocaine kingpin now serves dogs, not drugs

Liz De La Torre

September 7, 2009

Filed under Global News

From The Associated Press MARKHAM, Ill. – Two decades after customers clamored to buy cocaine from a teenager named John Cappas, they're lined up again to buy what he has to sell: Hot dogs. The one-time "drug kingpin,"...

Mexico’s new drug use law worries US police


August 26, 2009

Filed under Food and Drink

From The Associated Press MEXICO CITY – Mexico now has one of the world's most liberal laws for drug users after eliminating jail time for small amounts of marijuana, cocaine and even heroin, LSD and methamphetamine. "All right!" said...

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