An assortment of libations were never far from Sir Winston Churchill, who allegedly always had "some alcohol in his bloodstream."
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Marijuana activists are pushing for cannabis as an alternative to painkillers for managing chronic pain, hoping record national support for pot can aid the fight to combat opioid abuse.
An Illinois prosecutor is hitting pharmaceutical manufacturers with two lawsuits for deceiving the public on the dangers of opioids, joining a growing body of states suing drug makers.
Authorities arrested a man at Dulles International Airport after arriving on a flight with a bag of lollipops containing nearly two pounds of heroin.
Negative rhetoric coming from the Trump administration on marijuana is causing concern among smokers, who fear Attorney General Jeff Sessions may upend the industry.
More than 20,000 criminal drug cases in Massachusetts are set to be tossed out due to misconduct by a member of a crime lab who admitted to evidence tampering and contamination.
Marijuana activists are hosting a "Joint Session" for Congress near Capitol Hill Thursday, where they plan to hand out thousands of joints to congressmen and their staffers.
The marijuana industry is expected to rake in windfall profits for the annual 4/20 weed holiday, celebrated by smokers across the country.
Insurance claims for heroin overdoses and dependence are surging in Ohio, one of the states hit hardest by rising rates of opioid abuse and overdose deaths, according to a Wednesday report.
The first business in the nation to offer legal marijuana at a drive-thru window is opening Thursday in Colorado on the unofficial cannabis holiday 4/20.
A strong majority of Americans do not care if professional athletes use medically prescribed marijuana as an alternative treatment to opiate-based painkillers.
Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke in hard terms against the "dangers" of marijuana Tuesday, backing off softer comments he recently made about the substance.
Police arrested a man and pregnant woman in Wisconsin for allegedly purchasing and snorting heroin together while in a vehicle with their three-year-old son.
A drug dealer busted for selling heroin cut with a powerful elephant tranquilizer that was linked to a rash of overdoses in West Virginia is staring at nearly two decades in prison.
The American public believes alcohol is far more harmful to personal health than smoking marijuana, despite its federal status as a Schedule I drug alongside heroin, according to a Monday report.
Las Vegas will get the nation's first vending machine for drug syringes to combat spiking heroin deaths in the state and reduce the transmission of HIV.
Top officials in the Trump administration are taking sharply divergent positions on the issue of federal marijuana policy and its role in fueling the war on drugs.
Fiery rhetoric on marijuana legalization from Attorney General Jeff Sessions is prompting some states to preemptively act to limit federal power over local pot laws.
Officials in Colorado are pausing their efforts to open marijuana clubs in the state, arguing pushing expanded pot laws could draw the ire of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.