Our favorite reader submitted photos for the week of December 16, 2014.
By John Swenson
Alcohol is more harmful and causes more deaths than the drug ecstasy, a leading scientist who advises the Government on drug safety is warning.
By Steve Bloom
Ok, so the other day me and my boy J are hitting up our usual spot where we like to box our cars and chill. Considering we've been hitting up the same spot with no interference for over a year now, we thought we were completely safe. Well we were wrong, and just as J is ligh...
We offered the Black Crowes one kilo of high-grade Alberta marijuana in exchange for an interview - and they laughed.
MEXICO CITY - The issue of drug decriminalization split Mexican politics in strange ways Saturday, after President Vicente Fox refused to sign a bill that would have eliminated criminal penalties for small amounts of drugs.
A RECORD number of riot police descended on the northern NSW hippie town of Nimbin, but not even the packs of police on foot and horseback could stop the pungent smoke billowing from all corners of the town's Mardi Grass festival.
WASHINGTON -- The nomination of General Michael V. Hayden to take over the CIA could trigger a fresh battle over the secret warrantless surveillance program he oversaw on behalf of President Bush, a debate that could help shape the fall midterm congressional elections, offic...
According to the Venezuelan daily newspaper Lider, Chicago White Sox pitcher Freddy Garcia violated the International Baseball Amateur Federation anti-doping policy when marijuana was found in the pitcher's urine in a test administered during the World Baseball Classic.
The Nimbin Mardi Grass Festival organisers say many in the community are paranoid about how the police will respond to the event over the next three days.