It's good news for the pot industry, but anti-weed activists are hyping the numbers as evidence that Big Marijuana is the next Big Tobacco.
Cranky law enforcement types are running out of arguments against weed.
Known alternately as "Africa" and "Cameroon," the victim of Sunday's LAPD shooting did drugs, but also maintained a deep spirituality and struggled with mental problems.
Maybe your cat needs some Xanax. Or acupuncture.
A drug tunnel connects Arizona to Mexico, African elephants are being trained to detect bombs, avalanches pummel northern villages in Afghanistan, and more.
The factory's new owners insist it will stay open and continue supplying restaurants with their legit product.
Put a bunch of sailors on a cold rock in the middle of the ocean, make them really poor, give them lots to drink and not too many jobs, wait a few centuries, and you'll have a pretty good idea of what Newfoundland is like.
Garry Fraser grew up in Muirhouse, an estate north of Edinburgh that was being decimated by heroin and AIDS. After escaping from a crippling crack addiction, he started making films and is now a BAFTA and MTV Award winner.
While Sydney's supervised injecting room has been a widely accepted success, the Victorian government still opposes a facility in Melbourne.
Colombians are seeking black market sexual stimulants, imported from Asia.
If love is a chemical reaction in your brain, shouldn't there be a way to artificially induce it?
Kapil Ghosh spent 20 months trying to survive sharing a room with 50 snoring, sniffing, stabbing criminals.
"All the stereotypes are true," a dealer and model agent told us. "They aren't even stereotypes—they're just true."
Indonesian president Joko Widodo has been accused of selectively choosing drug death statistics that have the greatest impact to serve his political aims.
You obviously shouldn't drive under the influence, but some influences are worse than others.
The Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol (CISTA) party is here, it has money, and it wants to free the weed.
There's some anecdotal evidence suggesting that for some people, the idea of using coke to cure grief isn't 100 percent crazy.
If you're at a point in your criminal career where you want to blend into the background, where better to do it than behind a pair of fancy curtains?
T.B. falls down forever. It's some real psychedelic stuff.
It's only natural to freak out when gunmen appear at your door at odd hours, and even if they announce themselves as police you might still be concerned enough to reach for your guns.
Getting in, getting laid, and getting high—how to conquer those Friday nights that will define your young life.
Eight years after Bush left the governor's office, Florida remains one of the worst places to get caught with marijuana in the country.
Colombia's broader drug problem is, and always has been, that the global war on drugs has made cocaine production too profitable for too many people.
Here's how to grow up without being a dick about it.