The state of California has seized $1.5 billion worth of illegally grown marijuana as part of its annual eradication program.
In the 11 months since recreational use became legal in the state, police have had to change the way they dealt with situations where marijuana smells are present.
"The smuggling of drugs into the state prison is an ongoing battle," Sheriff W.E. Bozeman of Georgia's Mitchell County said in a press release.
Derick Wade Tidwell, 46, was detained on Monday after "intentionally and unlawfully" pointing an air-powered pellet gun at the victims and saying "I'm going to put you in the ground," police said.
While authorities warn the public of the dangers of drug-laced candy this Halloween, some people say drugs are too expensive to be handing out to children.
Austin lawyer Jamie Balagia, known as "DWI Dude" thanks to his history of defending people charged with drunken driving, was convicted on federal corruption charges for his plan to scam Colombian drug traffickers out of money.
Researchers looked at data on over 200,000 adults from the U.S. National Survey on Drug Use and Health.
Nasendoscopy detected "a firm gray mass" in his nasal cavity, which turned out to be a marijuana-filled balloon he had attempted to smuggle past prison guards almost two decades earlier.
Industrial hemp farming will become legal in every state and on reservation land thanks to a new farming program implemented by the U.S. government.
With long-awaited federal regulations, farmers can begin growing hemp without fear of retribution from banks, insurance companies and local authorities.
The images show how the structures and chemicals of the different hairs differ, revealing that mushroom-shaped hairs produce the most cannabinoids and terpenes.
The president will draw large protests. Illinois is a state where the president's message of "America first" is considered a "trigger-term" and a macro aggression.
For about every study that demonstrates marijuana and cannabidiol can provide relief to certain types of pain patients, there's another that shows these drugs perform even worse than placebos.
The South Bend, Indiana Mayor said Wednesday that he'd smoked marijuana a "handful of times", but Fox News host Greg Gutfeld says he's "pretty sure" no one's tried drugs a "handful of times."
El Dorado County Deputy Brian Ishmael was shot and killed while responding to a theft call on Wednesday morning, and an off-duty deputy with another department was also injured during the incident.
Agents also uncovered more than 50 grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and 12 firearms.
Senator Mike Folmer resigned the day after he was charged with possession of child pornography.
As of 2017, more than 80 percent of U.S. marijuana business owners and founders were white. Local governments are doing their part to try and change that.
Julia Ezell, the former lawyer for the Oklahoma State Department of Health, has plead guilty to two misdemeanor counts for falsifying death threats against her from non-existent angry marijuana advocates.
A new study from Spain's University of Cordoba suggests that young people who display a competitive or hostile personality are more likely to use illegal drugs.
More than four out of five doctors are reluctant to take on patients using prescribed opioids, according to a survey of 500 physicians conducted by Quest Diagnostics and the Center on Addiction.
Gordon Van Hassel, 68, has been arrested on felony assault charges after he allegedly retaliated violently against a child who hit him with a snowball.
Some of the candidates dominated the field, while others floundered on a crowded debate stage.
Two Pennsylvania state senators introduced Senate Bill 350 on Tuesday which would allow adults 21 and older to possess, cultivate and purchase cannabis from licensed retailers.
"We're focusing really heavily on restricting access to prescription opioids, but that's because it's what we're comfortable doing," Travis Rieder said. "There's not actually any evidence that these cuts save lives."
After hundreds of chronic pain patients begged the Drug Enforcement Administration to reconsider its proposed cuts to opioid production, the agency told Newsweek it's not responsible for their inability to get prescriptions.
Largely operating in Tidewater, Virginia, the trafficking ring involved 10 adult women and two underage girls.
Two Montana men arrested for possession of 900 pounds of marijuana had their charges dismissed when a judge ruled the seizure was illegal.
Naama Issachar, a 25-year-old Israeli-American woman, was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison on a narcotics smuggling charge after less than a third of an ounce of cannabis was found in her luggage.
The DEA proposed reducing the manufacturing of prescription opioids for the fourth year in a row, but chronic pain patients are begging the agency to reconsider.