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This Drug Gets You High, and Is Legal (Maybe) Across the Country

This Drug Gets You High, and Is Legal (Maybe) Across the Country

This Drug Gets You High, and Is Legal (Maybe) Across the Country This Drug Gets You High, and Is Legal (Maybe) Across the Country Texas has one of the most restrictive medical marijuana laws in the country, with sales allowed only by prescription for a handful of conditions. That hasn’t stopped Lukas Gilkey, chief executive of Hometown Hero CBD, based …

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Blood Bath at Ecuador Prisons as Drug Gangs Battle for Control

Blood Bath at Ecuador Prisons as Drug Gangs Battle for Control

Blood Bath at Ecuador Prisons as Drug Gangs Battle for Control Blood Bath at Ecuador Prisons as Drug Gangs Battle for Control QUITO, Ecuador — More than 60 inmates were killed Tuesday in the worst prison riots in Ecuador’s history, as rival gangs battled for control of the country’s growing drug trade. The violence broke out in a series of …

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Biden and Drug Makers Look to Speed Coronavirus Vaccine Deliveries

Biden and Drug Makers Look to Speed Coronavirus Vaccine Deliveries

Biden and Drug Makers Look to Speed Coronavirus Vaccine Deliveries Biden and Drug Makers Look to Speed Coronavirus Vaccine Deliveries WASHINGTON — As President Biden winds up his second week in office, a flurry of developments in vaccine production and distribution could mean a bigger boost to coronavirus vaccine supplies than was expected even just days ago. Moderna, one of …

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Nitrous Nation: A Party Drug Endures

Nitrous Nation: A Party Drug Endures

Nitrous Nation: A Party Drug Endures Nitrous Nation: A Party Drug Endures For decades, nitrous oxide has been widespread at raves and music festivals, used as a quick buzz. The drug doesn’t have the death toll of the opiate disaster or the widespread popularity of marijuana, but it’s widely sold — legally — all over the country, though its consumption …

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Philippine Drug Raid Leaves 13 Dead

Philippine Drug Raid Leaves 13 Dead

Philippine Drug Raid Leaves 13 Dead Philippine Drug Raid Leaves 13 Dead MANILA — Security forces killed 12 people during a drug raid in the southern Philippines on Saturday, officials said. It was the bloodiest episode in years in President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on narcotics. A police officer was also killed in the gun battle, which took place in Sultan …

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Eli Lilly Claims Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes

Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes, Maker Claims

Eli Lilly Claims Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes Eli Lilly Claims Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes An unusual experiment to prevent nursing home staff members and residents from infection with the coronavirus has succeeded, the drug maker Eli Lilly announced on Thursday. A drug containing monoclonal antibodies — laboratory-grown virus-fighters — prevented symptomatic infections in residents …

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Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes, Maker Claims

Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes, Maker Claims

Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes, Maker Claims Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes, Maker Claims An unusual experiment to prevent nursing home staff members and residents from infection with the coronavirus has succeeded, the drug maker Eli Lilly announced on Thursday. A drug containing monoclonal antibodies — laboratory-grown virus-fighters — prevented symptomatic infections in residents who were …

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Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case

Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case

Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case MEXICO CITY — The authorities in Mexico say they will bring no charges against a former top military official who was arrested in the United States last year on drug-trafficking and corruption charges, only to be sent home at the request of …

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Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial

Eli Lilly's Alzheimer's Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial

Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial In a small clinical trial, an experimental Alzheimer’s drug slowed the rate at which patients lost the ability to think and care for themselves, the drug maker Eli Lilly announced on Monday. The findings have not been published in any form, and …

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Ronnie Brunswijk: Suriname Guerrilla Leader, Drug Baron … and Social Reformer?

Ronnie Brunswijk: Suriname Guerrilla Leader, Drug Baron … and Social Reformer?

Ronnie Brunswijk: Suriname Guerrilla Leader, Drug Baron … and Social Reformer? Ronnie Brunswijk: Suriname Guerrilla Leader, Drug Baron … and Social Reformer? MOENGOTAPOE, Suriname — A cavalcade of black sport utility vehicles pulled up at a small village in a jungle clearing in a remote corner of South America. A tall, heavyset man with thick gold chains hanging over a …

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