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February 24th, 2014
07:22 PM ET

Details emerge in drug lord's capture

CNN's Brian Todd reports new details on the capture of Sinaloa drug cartel boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.


Filed under: Brian Todd • drugs
November 20th, 2013
06:49 PM ET

Calls for Rep. Trey Radel to resign

Freshman Congressman Trey Radel, R-Florida, gets probation after pleading guilty to cocaine possession. House GOP leaders aren't saying much about the arrest, but critics on the left want him gone. CNN's Joe Johns reports.


Filed under: drugs • Joe Johns • Trey Radel
November 19th, 2013
07:22 PM ET

Florida Congressman faces drug charges

Rep. Trey Radel, R-Florida, issues an apology to this family and his constituents after it is revealed he has been charged in a D.C. Superior Court for cocaine possession.


Filed under: Dana Bash • drugs • Trey Radel
November 14th, 2013
06:54 PM ET

Toronto mayor to host TV show

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford apologizes for his vulgar language after drunken-driving and prostitution allegations.


Filed under: drugs • Paula Newton
November 6th, 2013
07:00 PM ET

Toronto Mayor is like crack to comedians

Toronto's crack-smoking mayor cracks up comedians. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a story that's hard NOT to inhale.


Filed under: drugs • Jeanne Moos
October 26th, 2013
04:04 PM ET

Is D.C. set to legalize marijuana?

CNN's Rene Marsh reports on a new proposal that could decriminalize marijuana use in Washington, D.C.


Filed under: drugs • marijuana • Rene Marsh • Washington
July 16th, 2013
06:54 PM ET

Gupta: Heroin addiction hard to overcome

Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains why mixing drugs can be fatal, and why it is so difficult to recover from heroin addiction.

RELATED STORY: Coroner: Mix of heroin and alcohol killed 'Glee' star


Filed under: drugs • Entertainment • Sanjay Gupta
July 16th, 2013
05:37 PM ET

Heroin, alcohol killed 'Glee' star

The British Columbia coroner says actor Cory Monteith died from a "mixed drug toxicity" including alcohol and heroin. CNN's Tory Dunnan reports.

RELATED STORY: Coroner: Mix of heroin and alcohol killed 'Glee' star


Filed under: drugs • Entertainment • Tory Dunnan
May 31st, 2013
11:19 AM ET

Why former Mexican president, businessman, support pot

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox and ex-Microsoft manager Jamen Shively discuss legalizing and branding marijuana.

RELATED STORY: Former Mexican president pushing for pot legalization


Filed under: drugs • Interviews • marijuana • Mexico
May 30th, 2013
01:29 PM ET

Daughter pleads for mom's release

The daughter of an Arizona woman accused of smuggling drugs tearfully pleads to Mexican authorities to free her mother.

RELATED STORY: Arizona mom turns to scripture to survive in Mexican jail


Filed under: drugs • Interviews • Mexico
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