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Dayton, Ohio, gunman had cocaine, alcohol and antidepressants in system: coroner

The gunman who carried out the Aug. 4 mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio, which left nine people dead, had cocaine and other drugs in his system at the time, according to an Ohio corone...

Dayton, Ohio, gunman had cocaine, alcohol and antidepressants in system: coroner

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Dayton gunman had cocaine, Xanax, alcohol in his system during attack The gunman who killed nine people outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine, Xanax and alcohol in his system at the time of the shooting rampage, the county coroner said on Thursday....
05:34, 08/16/2019

Coroner: Dayton shooter had cocaine in system The man who opened fire on a crowded bar district in Dayton, Ohio, was on drugs during the shooting, the county coroner said, and an examination of the fatal victims showed that two were hit by police bullets....
01:00, 08/16/2019

Dayton gunman had drugs in his system during mass shooting, coroner says The gunman in Dayton who killed nine people had cocaine, an antidepressant and alcohol in his system during the mass shooting, a coroner said Thursday....
02:00, 08/16/2019

FBI finds gunman in Dayton, Ohio, rampage was obsessed with violence The gunman who killed his sister and eight other people in Dayton, Ohio, before he was slain by police had a history of violent obsessions and previously mused about committing mass murder, an FBI official said on Tuesday....
08:00, 08/07/2019

Dayton shooter Connor Betts had cocaine in his system during massacre: cops Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts had cocaine, Xanax and alcohol in his system when he killed nine people with an assault rifle, police revealed Thursday. Dayton police said Betts had “a pipe device and a baggie of cocaine” on him after he was shot dead by cops during the Aug. 4 massacre ...
13:00, 08/16/2019

Dayton, Ohio shooting: Gunman's sister among nine killed by Connor Betts Police said the Dayton shooter had been killed. It was the second mass shooting in less than 24 hours, following the El Paso Walmart massacre.        ...
19:51, 08/04/2019

Dayton, Ohio shooting: Nine dead, 26 injured; suspected gunman killed, police say Police said the Dayton shooter had been killed. It was the second mass shooting in less than 24 hours, following the El Paso Walmart massacre.        ...
15:17, 08/04/2019

Ohio’s Republican Governor Proposes Gun Laws After Dayton Shooting – but No Restrictions on Weapon Gunman Used Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine introduced a series of proposals that would make it easier to take guns away from “potentially dangerous individuals,” strengthen background checks and provide more resources for mental health care following the shooting early Sunday in Dayton that left nine people ...
14:00, 08/07/2019

Ohio shooting: Nine dead and dozens injured as gunman opens fire in Dayton bar hours after El Paso massacre Nine people have been confirmed dead and 24 more have been injured after a gunman wearing body armour opened fire at a bar in Ohio, hours after 20 people were gunned down in a Walmart in Texas....
03:51, 08/05/2019

Texas and Ohio shootings: Gunman's sister among nine dead in Dayton bar massacre as police seek death penalty for El Paso shooter The sister of a gunman who stormed an Ohio bar, killing nine people, is among the victims of the second mass shooting in the US in 24 hours, police have said....
03:51, 08/05/2019

| Gunman who shot three at US festival killed himself: coroner The 19-year-old perpetrator of the latest mass shooting in the United States killed himself, the coroner's office says, contradicting police accounts that officers had shot the teen dead within a minute....
10:51, 08/04/2019

Coroner: Gunman of Gilroy festival killed himself GILROY, Calif. (AP) — The gunman in the deadly Northern California festival shooting killed himself, according to a finding by the Santa Clara County coroner’s office that contradicts earlier police accounts that officers fired the fatal shot. Santino William Legan, 19, shot and killed three people—...
11:17, 08/03/2019

California garlic festival gunman killed self, coroner says A coroner's report on the gunman who opened fire at the Gilroy food festival in Northern California last Sunday night said he committed suicide, contrary to police accounts that law enforcement killed him. ...
02:17, 08/03/2019

Gilroy Garlic Festival Gunman Died by Suicide, Coroner Says The 19-year-old who carried out a mass shooting last weekend at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, contradicting initial police reports, officials said on Friday....
22:51, 08/03/2019

Coroner says Gilroy gunman killed himself, contradicting police accounts Law enforcement had said that police took down the shooter, who killed three people, in ‘less than a minute’A gunman who opened fire at a food festival in northern California, killing three and injuring 13, had taken his own life before police shot him, a county coroner determined Friday.The finding...
07:17, 08/03/2019

Dayton gunman was pro-gun control, friend says The gunman who fatally shot nine people -- including his sister -- and injured more than two dozen others in Dayton, Ohio, early Sunday was “anti-2nd amendment” and “never spit out a conservative opinion on gun control,” according to a former classmate and friend....
13:34, 08/06/2019

'This Isn't a Mystery': Dayton Gunman Had Documented Obsession With Violence Memorials now line the streets of Dayton, Ohio,’s historic Oregon District, just one day after a masked gunman shot and killed nine people early Sunday morning....
23:00, 08/05/2019

Long before shooting, Dayton gunman threatened fellow students with 'hit list' The 24-year-old gunman who killed nine people in a rampage in Dayton, Ohio, had a troubled past, including threatening fellow students in high school, authorities said, but police said it was too soon to establish a motive for the slaughter....
22:00, 08/05/2019

Dayton gunman may have had up to 250 rounds of ammunition, unclear if sister targeted, police chief says The gunman behind the attack in Dayton, Ohio that left nine dead may have had enough ammunition to inflict much more suffering before his rampage was cut short by responding officers, the city's police chief said Monday. ...
04:34, 08/06/2019

Dayton shooting: Gunman killed his sister, but was the ‘sororicide' intentional? The murder of a sister is sororicide. Officials says it's too early to tell whether Megan Betts was a target of Sunday's mass shooting in Dayton.        ...
03:00, 08/06/2019

Dayton, Ohio mourns victims of mass shooting The community in Dayton, Ohio memorializes those slain in a mass shooting on August 4, 2019, in the Oregon District entertainment area. Nine people were killed -- as was the gunman....
14:34, 08/06/2019

At least 35 hurt as tornadoes flatten buildings in Dayton, Ohio A tornado pulverized buildings around Dayton, Ohio, early onTuesday, injuring at least 35 people and requiring emergency officials to send out snowplows to clear debris from a major highway, officials and media reports said....
16:00, 05/28/2019

Suspect killed after mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio DAYTON, Ohio — Nine people in Ohio have been killed in the second mass shooting in the U.S. in less than 24 hours, and the suspected shooter is also deceased, police said. Dayton police tweeted that an active shooter situation began in the Oregon District at 1 a.m., but officers nearby were able to ...
14:51, 08/04/2019

Dayton gunman spent half-hour inside bar before returning for rampage, police chief says The gunman who killed nine people, including his sister, in a 32-second rampage Aug. 4 in Dayton, Ohio, seems to have planned the attack “well before” arriving at the city’s Oregon District, the city’s police chief said Tuesday....
18:00, 08/14/2019

Dayton vigil attendees issue challenge to Ohio governor: 'Do something!' During a candlelight vigil Sunday night honoring the nine victims killed in a mass shooting in Dayton in the morning, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine was challenged by protesters to “Do something!”...
12:34, 08/05/2019

Trump's Dayton, Ohio, visit greeted by protesters, supporters President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump's visit to meet with victims of the Dayton, Ohio, shooting Wednesday was met with both protests and shows of support....
00:34, 08/08/2019

At least 9 dead, 27 injured. Victims identified. What we know about the Dayton, Ohio shooting Nine people were killed and at least 27 were injured when a gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio. Here's what we know.        ...
11:00, 08/05/2019

In photos: Dayton, Ohio mourns victims of mass shooting The community in Dayton, Ohio memorializes those slain in a mass shooting on August 4, 2019, in the Oregon District entertainment area. Nine people were killed -- as was the gunman....
04:00, 08/06/2019

At least 1 dead, 12 injured from storms, tornadoes in western Ohio and Dayton At least one person is dead and 12 injured after a severe storm system including tornadoes hit the Dayton, Ohio, area late Monday night, authorities said. About 68,000 households and businesses in the state were without power Tuesday morning. This drone video shows the path of destruction left behi...
23:34, 05/28/2019

9 killed in mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio entertainment district AP Photo/John Minchillo Early Sunday police responded to another mass shooting in Ohio less than 24 hours after a massacre in El Paso that killed 20. Local media site WHIO reported the shooting occurred near Ned Peppers Bar on East Fifth Street in Dayton, Ohio. Police say 9 people are dead, in addi...
05:51, 08/05/2019

At least 9 dead, 26 injured. Suspect identified. What we know about the Dayton, Ohio shooting Nine people were killed and at least 26 were injured when a gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio. Here's what we know.        ...
19:51, 08/04/2019

The Dayton, Ohio mass shooter's sister was among 9 people killed John Minchillo/AP Nine people were killed in an early-morning mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio when a gunman opened fire at Ned Peppers Bar on East Fifth Street in the city's entertainment district. One of the nine killed was the gunman's sister. Here is what we know about the victims of the attack so...
05:51, 08/05/2019

Ohio Gunman Killed Nine People In Less Than A Minute A gunman who shot dead nine people in the city of Dayton, Ohio, in the latest US mass shooting killed his victims in less than a minute, the mayor said Sunday....
01:17, 08/05/2019

Ohio gunman taken down within 30 seconds of first shots: police A gunman who attacked revelers outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio, early on Sunday, killing nine people and wounding 27 others, was taken down by officers within 30 seconds of firing his first shots, the city's police chief said....
02:51, 08/05/2019

Shooting in Dayton, Ohio, kills at least 9 people and injures 27; suspect also dead At least nine people were killed and 27 people injured early Sunday when a gunman wearing body armor and carrying ammunition magazines opened fire in a crowded bar in Dayton, Ohio, officials said. Nearly a dozen terrified patrons sought cover in a bathroom, not sure if people desperately pushing on ...
21:51, 08/04/2019

Tornado wreaks havoc on Dayton as millions lose power across Ohio At least one person is dead and 12 injured after a severe storm system including tornadoes hit the Dayton, Ohio, area late Monday night, NBC News reports....
17:34, 05/28/2019

Trump visits Dayton, Ohio after mass shooting that shocked country U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday visited the Ohio city that suffered one of last weekend's two deadly mass shootings that shocked the country....
01:00, 08/08/2019

'When is enough, enough?': Ohio politicians push for gun control after Dayton mass shooting kills 9 AP Photo/John Minchillo Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and Ohio congressional lawmakers openly condemned the mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio early Sunday morning that killed nine people. Rep. Mike Turner from Dayton tweeted that his daughter was across the street from the bar in Dayton's Oregon Historic Dis...
05:51, 08/05/2019

Dayton, Ohio on the Hook for $650,000 Security Bill After the Little Klu Klux Klan Rally That Couldn't On Saturday, Dayton, Ohio, was inundated by a massive, belligerent mob hosting a Klu Klux Klan rally—and by “inundated” I mean inconvenienced. And by “a massive, belligerent mob” I mean only nine Klan members actually showed up....
18:00, 05/28/2019

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine releases plan to reduce gun violence after Dayton shooting Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine introduced a series of proposals to reduce gun violence on Tuesday, in the wake of the shooting in Dayton that left nine people dead....
06:00, 08/07/2019

Twitter feed, suspected of being Dayton, Ohio, shooter's, points to possible leftist leanings A Twitter feed appearing to belong to the gunman who killed nine people, including his sister, outside a Dayton, Ohio, bar over the weekend showed left-leaning tweets lamenting the 2016 election of President Trump. ...
04:34, 08/06/2019

2 victims in Dayton hit by police bullets; shooter had drugs in system The Dayton shooter had cocaine, alcohol, and Xanax in his system, according to Coroner Dr. Kent Harshbarger.        ...
06:00, 08/16/2019

In less than a minute, Ohio gunman kills nine people, including sister A gunman dressed in body armor opened fire in downtown Dayton, Ohio, early on Sunday, killing nine people including his sister and wounding 27 others, authorities said, in the second deadly U.S. mass shooting in less than a day....
21:17, 08/04/2019

In less than a minute, gunman kills nine people in Ohio mass shooting A gunman dressed in body armor opened fire in a downtown district of Dayton, Ohio, early on Sunday, killing nine people and wounding 27 others, authorities said, in the second deadly mass shooting in the United States in less than a day....
17:51, 08/04/2019

Ohio Gov. DeWine unveils proposals aimed at curbing gun deaths after mass shooting in Dayton Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said no one thing will prevent gun violence, but together, the changes will save lives.        ...
00:34, 08/07/2019

2020 Democratic candidates are pointing to Trump as 'encouraging' shootings such as those in El Paso and Dayton, Ohio Associated Press Democratic presidential candidates condemned the two mass shootings that claimed 29 lives in 24 hours as a deadly result of a toxic culture that is "encouraged" by President Donald Trump. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke, South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete...
05:51, 08/05/2019

Witnesses describe a chaotic scene at Dayton Ohio's mass shooting: 'I couldn't get up, I got trampled' Julie Carr Smyth/AP Witnesses have spoken out since a mass shooting took place in Dayton, Ohio early Sunday morning. Nine people were killed by the gunman. People have taken to social media and recalled running "for our lives" when they heard the gunshots. Another person who spoke to the New Yor...
05:51, 08/05/2019

Dayton shooting: Ohio’s Republican governor wants courts to take guns from people deemed dangerous Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday announced proposals as lawmakers across the country spar over how to prevent mass shootings and whether to tighten firearm restrictions....
22:00, 08/06/2019

Police read statement released by family of Dayton, Ohio shooter Connor Betts Bellbrook Police Chief Doug Doherty read a statement released by the family of Dayton, Ohio shooter Connor Betts.        ...
12:00, 08/07/2019

Dayton, Ohio, Fears Becoming a New Charlottesville Ahead of Rally Saturday by Group Tied to the Ku Klux Klan An offshoot of the homegrown terror group the Ku Klux Klan is headed to the city of Dayton, Ohio, to rally Saturday, and city officials are urging folks to stay away, concerned they’ll have another Charlottesville on their hands....
04:51, 05/24/2019

Autopsy: Dayton shooter had drugs in his system, two victims struck by police gunfire Preliminary autopsy findings showed the gunman who shot and killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine in his system at the time of the shooting and that some other victims were struck by police gunfire....
10:00, 08/17/2019

Ohio shooting victims include gunman's sister, mother of two who was a nursing student A gunman killed nine people, including his sister, and injured more than two dozen people early Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, the second community to grapple with a mass shooting in fewer than 24 hours. ...
08:17, 08/05/2019

Ohio gunman had bulletproof vest, was stopped within 30 seconds of opening fire outside bar, police say The gunman in the deadly rampage in Dayton, Ohio, was wearing a mask, bulletproof vest, earplugs and was carrying a rifle capable of holding at least 100 rounds when he opened fire outside a bar, killed nine, including his sister, and injuring more than two dozen, one in critical condition, police s...
08:17, 08/05/2019

Family of Dayton gunman apologizes for writing 'insensitive' obituary An obituary for Connor Betts, the gunman in Dayton, Ohio, who killed nine, was removed from a funeral home's website at the request of the family.        ...
07:00, 08/15/2019

Dayton shooting gunman who police say killed 9 was in a 'pornogrind' metal band High school classmates said the shooter had a "hit list" of those he wanted to kill and a "rape list," The Associated Press reported.        ...
03:00, 08/06/2019

Ohio gunman ex-girlfriend ‘saw huge warning sign’ before monster killed 9 in mass shooting AN ex-girlfriend of Ohio mass shooter Connor Betts says she saw “red flags” after the killer showed her footage of Pittsburgh Tree of Life Synagogue slaughter on their first date....
07:00, 08/07/2019

Trump complains of double standard in shooting response, cites apparent liberal views of Ohio gunman President Trump on Wednesday complained of a double standard in the political response to the mass shootings over the weekend -- as he headed to the sites of those tragedies to pay his respects and offer support for victims and law enforcement....
21:34, 08/07/2019

Ohio shooting: Police have identified 24-year-old man as suspect who killed 9 in Dayton shooting A 24-year-old man has been identified as the shooter who killed nine people, including his 22-year-old sister, Megan Betts, in Dayton, Ohio.        ...
11:00, 08/05/2019

Who is the 24-year-old man police say killed 9 – including his own sister – in Dayton, Ohio? Connor Betts, from Bellbrook, Ohio, has been identified as the shooter who killed nine people, including his sister, Megan Betts, in Dayton, Ohio.        ...
22:34, 08/05/2019

'Do something': Crowd shouts at Ohio governor after Dayton shooting As Ohio Governor Mike DeWine spoke at a community gathering after the Dayton shooting, the crowd erupted in chants of "Do something."        ...
11:00, 08/05/2019

'I just saw too much:' Dayton mourns its fallen at vigil after Ohio shooting Erianna Carpenter, a cook in Dayton's Oregon District, and her co-workers tried to help Ohio shooting's injured. "I couldn't save no one last night."        ...
22:34, 08/05/2019

Dayton vigil turns into campaign for gun control: 'When do we want it? Now!'; gunman's sister among 9 dead Police said the Dayton shooter had been killed. It was the second mass shooting in less than 24 hours, following the El Paso Walmart massacre.        ...
11:00, 08/05/2019

Ohio AG Yanks Access to State Facial Recognition System for Over 4,500 Officers The attorney general of Ohio, Andrew Yost, has suspended facial recognition database access for approximately 4,500 law enforcement personnel after the release of a Washington Post report in July indicating that federal agencies, including the FBI and Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE), had...
12:00, 08/15/2019

'Let's fix it together': John Legend performs in Dayton, Ohio, to support community after mass shooting One week after the mass shooting at Dayton, Ohio, award-winning musician and Springfield, Ohio native John Legend came home to make an appearance.        ...
06:17, 08/13/2019

Alcohol use soaring worldwide: The average adult now consumes about 1.7 gallons of pure alcohol per year Global alcohol use continues to rise, a new study reports, and is expected to continue to grow in the years ahead. In fact, just in the past 30 years, the total volume of alcohol humans consumed globally per year increased by a whopping 70%.        ...
06:34, 05/08/2019

Alcohol use soaring worldwide: The average adult now consumes about 1.7 gallons of pure alcohol per year. Global alcohol use continues to rise, a new study reports, and is expected to continue to grow in the years ahead. In fact, just in the past 30 years, the total volume of alcohol humans consumed globally per year increased by a whopping 70%.        ...
01:00, 05/08/2019

What to know about overdosing on antidepressants Antidepressants can help treat a wide range of mental health conditions. It is possible to take too many, with symptoms including nausea, vomiting, and tremor. Learn more about overdosing on antidepressants here....
17:34, 06/18/2019

Alcohol bottles might be more dangerous than the alcohol Alcoholic beverages are carefully controlled and their distribution is strictly regulated. Unfortunately, the typically fancy bottles that various spirits, beer and wine come in might be hiding some rather serious dangers of their own. A new study that focused on the materials used to make various a...
23:51, 07/01/2019

Doctors warn of 'severe' symptoms when coming off antidepressants People seeking treatment for depression should be informed of potential "severe and long-lasting withdrawal symptoms" when coming off medication, say leading doctors....
15:34, 05/30/2019

Marianne Williamson confronts past statements about antidepressants and depression Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson on Thursday apologized for calling clinical depression a scam in past comments, but defended other controversial statements about antidepressants....
05:17, 08/03/2019

Texas and Ohio shootings: Ohio senator says 'thoughts and prayers not enough' as anger mounts over gun massacres The Senator for Ohio has said "thoughts and prayers" are not enough after nearly 30 people were gunned down in less than 24 hours in one of the deadliest days in modern US history....
03:51, 08/05/2019

Coroner Locates Deceased Man’s Next Of Kin UPDATE: As of 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, the coroner’s office was able to locate relatives of Leroy Harris. LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Fayette County Coroner needs the public’s assistance in finding relatives of a man who died at the University of Kentucky Medical Center last Tuesday....
15:00, 06/12/2019

Casey Co. Coroner Not Transporting Bodies CASEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Central Kentucky coroner is refusing to transport dead bodies himself. An unclaimed body at Casey County Hospital was taken to the morgue by EMS instead of the coroner last Friday night. “We owe a big debt of gratitude to EMS for helping us out of this spot,...
00:34, 06/07/2019

Gilroy Garlic Festival shooter killed himself, coroner says The gunman who opened fire on unsuspecting festival-goers at the Gilroy Garlic Festival just days ago died by suicide, the Coroner's Office found.        ...
03:51, 08/03/2019

Garlic Festival shooter shot himself in the head, coroner says The Gilroy Garlic Festival shooter Santino William Legan died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to Nicole Lopez of the Santa Clara County Coroner's Office. Legan's manner of death of was ruled a suicide, Lopez said....
09:51, 08/03/2019

The Latest: Coroner names 4 reservation shooting victims YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on the killings on the Yakama Indian Reservation in Washington state (all times local): 2 p.m. The Yakima County coroner has released the names of four of the five people who were found shot to death on the Yakama Indian Reservation in Washington state. The coroner on...
00:51, 06/12/2019

Coroner: Woman fatally shoots younger sister PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An official says a Kentucky woman has fatally shot her younger sister. Pike County Deputy Coroner Zeb Hamilton told WKYT-TV that 16-year-old Gabrielle May McCoy died Wednesday night from a gunshot wound. Hamilton says she was accidentally shot by her 18-year-old sister at their...
17:51, 06/27/2019

Fayette County Coroner Seeking Family Of Homeless Man LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Fayette County coroner is seeking the public’s assistance finding the family of a Lexington man. 61-year-old Marshall Caywood Proffit was born Sept. 12, 1957, and died of natural causes May 14 at Saint Joseph Hospital East. Officials say Proffit was homeless ...
14:17, 05/16/2019

Wisconsin coroner: 6 killed in rural house fire PICKEREL, Wis. (AP) — Authorities in Wisconsin say six people have died in a house fire in the northeastern part of the state. Langlade County Coroner Larry Shadlick says two adults and four children died in the fire Tuesday in the small town of Pickerel. Shadlick says two others escaped the blaze. ...
02:34, 06/26/2019

70-year-old marathoner disqualified for cheating committed suicide: coroner A 70-year-old retired physician, who was found dead in a river last week after being accused of cheating in the Los Angeles Marathon, committed suicide, authorities said Monday. Frank Meza, who was disqualified last week after video showed he fled the course during his record-setting run, died from ...
16:51, 07/09/2019

Coroner Called To Scene Of Roof Collapse In Floyd County PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Floyd County Coroner has been dispatched to the scene of a roof collapse in Prestonsburg. The collapse happened at a business on Arnold Avenue and Court Street in downtown. The roof was blown off during a severe thunderstorm and multiple cars were trapped under...
22:17, 05/29/2019

Keith Flint: not enough evidence for suicide verdict, coroner rules Prodigy singer, 49, had drugs and alcohol in his system when found at his home on 4 March The Prodigy singer Keith Flint died by hanging and had unspecified amounts of cocaine, alcohol and codeine in his system at the time, an inquest has heard.The 49-year-old was found dead at his home in the Essex...
16:00, 05/08/2019

Coroner: Gilroy victims died of chest, back gunshot wounds SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Santa Clara County coroner’s office says two of the victims of the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting died of gunshot wounds to their chests and a third died of a back wound. The office of the medical examiner-coroner says Monday the deaths of Trevor Irby, Keyla Salaza...
01:00, 08/06/2019

Louisiana civil rights activist found in car trunk was suffocated, coroner says A Louisiana civil rights activist and founder of an African-American museum was killed by "traumatic asphyxia" before her body was found in the trunk of her car in the state capital last week, according to a coroner's report released on Monday....
22:17, 07/15/2019

Death of marathon runner, 70, disqualified for cheating, ruled suicide: coroner The marathon runner who was found dead in a river last week after being disqualified from the Los Angeles Marathon for alleged cheating died by suicide, the coroner's office said....
18:00, 07/09/2019

Body believed to be American scientist died in Greece by 'criminal act,' coroner says A body of a woman found in an abandoned World War II bunker believed to an American scientist who went missing last week while attending a conference in Greece died of a "criminal act," a coroner said Wednesday....
20:17, 07/10/2019

Coroner claims woman overdosed on cannabis, scientists call bullshit In the history of human existence there isn’t a single scrap of peer-reviewed, verified evidence supporting the idea that it’s possible to overdose on cannabis. Yet, somehow, a coroner from Louisiana claims to be 100-percent positive that a 39-year-old woman’s become the first to do so. His reasonin...
05:00, 06/08/2019

Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks died of accidental heroin overdose, coroner says Columbine high school shooting survivor Austin Eubanks, who became an outspoken advocate for addiction recovery, died of an accidental heroin overdose, the Routt County Coroner's Office confirmed.        ...
18:17, 06/14/2019

Coroner determines Fresno Grizzlies taco-eating contestant choked to death Dana Hutchings, 41, died during an amateur taco-eating contest at a Fresno Grizzlies minor-league baseball game on Tuesday night.       ...
18:34, 08/16/2019

Gilroy Garlic Festival shooter Santino William Legan killed himself: coroner The teen gunman who fatally shot three people at California’s Gilroy Garlic Festival killed himself — contrary to earlier police reports that said authorities fatally shot him, according to the Santa Clara County coroner’s office. Santino William Legan, 19, barged into the food feast last Sund...
05:17, 08/03/2019

Wisconsin coroner: 6 people, including 4 children, killed in rural house fire PICKEREL, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin coroner: 6 people, including 4 children, killed in rural house fire....
02:34, 06/26/2019

6-year-old boy killed at Gilroy Garlic Festival shot in the back, coroner's office says Stephen Romero, 6, was fatally shot in the back, while the other victims had fatal shotgun wounds in their chests.        ...
00:34, 08/07/2019

London Bridge attack inquest: Coroner hails bravery shown by public and emergency services The coroner in the London Bridge terror attack inquest hailed the "heroic" actions of members of the public and emergency services in response to the atrocity as he began delivering his findings today....
05:00, 06/28/2019

Keith Flint death: Coroner records open verdict after ruling insufficient evidence he wanted to kill himself A coroner has reached an open verdict for Prodigy star Keith Flint's death, concluding there is not sufficient evidence that he intended to kill himself....
12:34, 05/08/2019

What happens when you mix azithromycin and alcohol? Azithromycin is a drug that has uses in treating bacterial infections. Mixing with alcohol may cause issues including nausea, headache, and dizziness or other problems. Learn more here....
23:34, 05/28/2019

What to know about alcohol bloating Alcohol can lead to bloating by causing inflammation and discomfort in the stomach. It can also cause weight gain, which can give the appearance of bloating. Learn more about alcohol bloating and how to get rid of it here....
22:51, 07/17/2019

The Healthiest Alcohol to Order at the Bar Deciding on the healthiest alcohol is partly an exercise in monitoring caloric intake, and partly about knowing what side benefits come with different boozes....
11:17, 05/16/2019

'Everything is better without alcohol, and I really do mean everything': readers on drinking After Gay Alcorn wrote about giving up alcohol for a month readers responded with their own tales of struggle, indulgence and enjoymentThis week Gay Alcorn wrote about giving up alcohol for a month and how she was not prepared for the impact it had. She wrote:I drank to pretend that my life was more...
07:51, 08/02/2019

Should You Avoid Alcohol in the Heat? The hotter it gets, the more refreshing a beverage seems—including an ice-cold beer or a glass of frosé. But you might want to minimize your alcohol consumption during a heatwave, for safety reasons....
23:51, 07/18/2019

Why does my face go red after drinking alcohol? Some people develop a red flush in their face after drinking alcohol. This article explains why this happens, who it affects, and what the facial flush means for a person's health....
02:34, 07/02/2019

What to know about alcohol and brain damage Alcohol has many effects on the body and can potentially damage the brain. Long-term and short-term effects can result in a range of physical and psychological changes. Learn more here....
23:34, 07/03/2019

Is it safe to mix Zoloft and alcohol? Doctors say that people should not drink alcohol when taking Zoloft. In this article, we look at the risks, research, and effects of mixing Zoloft and alcohol....
00:00, 07/04/2019

Organs of Army vet who died in custody were never 'missing,' Pennsylvania coroner says After the York County Prison death of Everett Palmer Jr. received national attention, the coroner defended her office's handling of the case.        ...
22:00, 06/09/2019

New York coroner 'confident' Epstein's death was suicide: New York Times New York City's chief medical examiner is confident Jeffrey Epstein died by hanging himself in the jail cell where he was being held without bail on sex-trafficking charges, but is awaiting more information before releasing her determination, the New York Times reported on Sunday, citing a city offi...
16:36, 08/12/2019

Alcohol is now being marketed as a ‘wellness’ drink Millennials are toasting to the wellness booze trend. Young adults today are imbibing less than previous generations, and many have kicked the habit altogether, preferring to make sobriety the hip choice. At the same time, health-conscious millennials are spending more money at the gym, even making ...
23:34, 06/06/2019

What are the alcohol rules for airline pilots? The arrest of an airline pilot on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol has travelers wondering about alcohol policies for commercial pilots and the screening in place to detect behavior that could endanger passengers....
12:17, 08/01/2019

4 things we misunderstand about marijuana when we think of it like alcohol Since legalization, cannabis has become more available to people whose habits and assumptions have been formed by alcohol consumption — but that has its pitfalls, says one expert....
14:17, 05/01/2019

Cigarettes, alcohol and a 5am jog: how to become Liam Gallagher The makers of a Creation Records biopic want the public to audition for the role of ‘young Liam’. One hopeful explains his approachIn many ways, I am Liam Gallagher. We are both in our 40s. I can rock a £24 Primark version of that £467 orange Oi Polloi parka Liam wore to One Love Manchester. Er … I ...
14:34, 06/28/2019

When Low-Alcohol Wine Is a High Priority Our headache-prone wine columnist seeks out wines that clock in no higher than 12% alcohol—for the sake of pleasure, not piety. Here are her top five bottles....
14:17, 06/06/2019

No alcohol will be sold at UA Commencement Ceremony TUCSON – People who wish to commemorate a University of Arizona graduate with some bubbly at Friday’s commencement ceremony are out of luck. This year, UA officials said there will be no beer or wine sold during the graduation ceremony. In addition, UA’s clear bag policy will also...
02:17, 05/10/2019

SEC Lifts Stadium-Wide Alcohol Ban (LEX 18) – The Southeastern Conference announced that it will lift a stadium-wide alcohol ban at athletic events. The new policy requires any SEC institution choosing to permit alcohol sales at athletic events to establish policies governing the sale and distribution of alcoholic beverages con...
22:17, 05/31/2019

New Saudi club to open with Ne-Yo, but alcohol still a no-no DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A popular Mideast nightclub is opening a branch in Saudi Arabia in the latest sign of how far the kingdom has loosened restrictions on entertainment in recent years. But in line with the country’s Islamic laws it will not be serving alcohol. Addmind Hospitali...
15:17, 06/13/2019

How does alcohol affect rheumatoid arthritis? Drinking a moderate amount of alcohol is generally safe for people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and it may even offer some benefits. However, alcohol can interfere with some RA medications, and heavy drinking can lead to health problems. We take a look at the research and official guidelines here...
02:51, 07/12/2019

The World’s Most Consumed Alcohol Is One You Might Not Have Tried. But It’s Coming to a Bar Near You “You’re going to drink a little more than you like, and you can’t refuse,” the late Anthony Bourdain told his co-star Eric Ripert when they ventured to China’s Sichuan Province on his Parts Unknown television show. Bourdain’s statement perfectly expresses the Chin...
07:34, 05/23/2019

Monster Looks Beyond Energy Drinks Into Alcohol Monster Beverage, the leader in energy drinks, is considering selling hard seltzers, malt beverages and spirits as it fends off incursions by competitors....
02:17, 06/08/2019

How to Avoid Tainted Alcohol When Traveling Homemade and counterfeit alcoholic drinks can contain methanol, and the chemical has been blamed for the deaths of 19 people in Costa Rica this summer. Most alcohol you’re likely to encounter while on vacation is probably safe, but here are some precautions to keep in mind....
22:51, 07/25/2019

The rise of the sober curious: having it all, without alcohol Influencers are taking a sober second look at drinking culture – but for whose benefit?Louise Delage was briefly Instagram famous in 2016 – forever ago in internet years, so you may need a quick refresher on who she was.Delage was a young, beautiful, Parisian Instagram it-girl with more than 100,000...
07:34, 07/01/2019

How cleaning helped me rebuild what alcohol had ruined They say cleaning is detoxing – it’s not, but it was part of my recovery from addictionIf you’ve ever done a real detox off drugs and alcohol to get clean, the whole notion of cleaning your flat as a way to some sort of psychological Nirvana seems suspect. Yet this is exactly what the new cleaning g...
16:34, 05/18/2019

Empty alcohol bottles used for counterfeit booze CNBC's Frank Holland reports on the illicit alcohol market. After resort deaths in the Dominican Republic and Costa Rica were reported, an investigation into illicit alcohol was opened....
05:51, 07/26/2019

Deaths from suicide, alcohol and drugs skyrocket — but not in NY Alcohol- and drug-related deaths and suicides continue to climb in the US, according to a new report released Wednesday by The Commonwealth Fund, an organization that supports independent health care research. The Fund’s 2019 Scorecard on State Health shows that drug overdose deaths more than double...
02:00, 06/13/2019

Germans are drinking more alcohol-free beer Non-alcoholic beer has long been on the drinks menu in Germany. But the once ridiculed beverage is becoming increasingly popular. Are Germans sobering up?...
18:34, 08/14/2019

Want to live longer? Drink alcohol, new study says Drinking alcohol at an advanced age might actually increase longevity, a recent study of nearly 8,000 men and women aged 78 to 88 found.       ...
20:00, 07/13/2019

Booze bottles might be more dangerous than the alcohol inside them Alcoholic beverages are carefully controlled and their distribution is strictly regulated. Unfortunately, the typically fancy bottles that various spirits, beer, and wine come in might be hiding some rather serious dangers of their own. A new study that focused on the materials used to make various ...
19:34, 06/29/2019

Why Alcohol Companies Are Betting on Non-Alcoholic ‘Booze’ It’s a Wednesday evening in Brooklyn, NY, and bars are dead. Tea-candle-dotted tables sit empty, waiting for a happy hour rush that isn’t. But tucked away on a side street, hours before its midnight closing time, a bar called Getaway hums with activity. Metal straws clink against ice and...
19:51, 06/03/2019

Is it safe to drink alcohol while taking prednisone? Whether a person can drink alcohol while taking prednisone depends on a range of factors, including the length of the treatment, the dosage, and how much alcohol they drink. Learn more here....
22:51, 05/07/2019

Does drinking alcohol in older age prolong life? New research presents the results of a 16-year follow-up to 'one of the largest and most rigorous' studies on the link between alcohol use and mortality....
12:51, 07/07/2019

World's alcohol consumption expected to rise 17% in next decade Alcohol consumption is expected to increase 17% over the next decade after rising steadily for the last two, the medical journal Lancet has found. Half of all the world's adults are expected to be drinking by 2030....
20:00, 05/08/2019

Family Dollar to begin selling alcohol in 1,000 stores MATTHEWS, N.C. (CNN Newsource) – Discount retailer Family Dollar is adding booze to boost sales. According to USA Today, about 1,000 stores will start selling alcohol. The chain announced in March it will close nearly 400 stores this year on top of the more than 120 it closed in 2018. It will ...
06:17, 05/31/2019

Forgot the alcohol? This chain can deliver it right to your door in as little as an hour Just in time for summer, Sam's Club has partnered with Instacart to deliver beer, wine and spirits directly to your home in as little as one hour.       ...
01:51, 06/25/2019

Teacher who rarely consumed alcohol dies from wine A UK teacher who rarely drank alcohol died after having a few glasses of wine, a probe into her demise revealed this week. Gillian Howe, 46, was drinking in the garden at her house in East Yorkshire last June when she became incoherent and “slumped forward” in her chair, the Telegraph re...
20:17, 06/06/2019

Ulcerative colitis: Does drinking alcohol make it worse? Ulcerative colitis causes inflammation in the digestive system. Alcohol may cause the condition to become worse. Learn more about the links between ulcerative colitis and alcohol here....
11:34, 05/18/2019

Costa Rica blames 19 deaths on tainted alcohol: What you need to know After Costa Rica confiscated 30,000 bottles of counterfeit liquor, authorities are investigating whether alcohol played a role in tourist deaths.       ...
17:00, 07/22/2019

Why might smoking and drinking alcohol raise the risk of osteoporosis? Study uncovers a stress signaling cell mechanism through which damage to mitochondria can disrupt bone creation-resorption balance to promote osteoporosis....
20:17, 05/13/2019

Dubai To Offer Free 30-Day Alcohol Licence For Tourists Dubai will now offer a free 30-day alcohol licence for tourists, a move that ensures visitors will not be penalised for breaking the law, the media reported on Friday....
09:34, 07/12/2019

Second-hand harm from alcohol ‘extremely prevalent’ according to new study The study found that women were more likely to be harmed by a spouse, partner or family member, while men were more likely to be harmed by a stranger....
23:17, 07/01/2019

Tainted alcohol has led to 19 deaths in Costa Rica, authorities say Authorities say they have confiscated about 30,000 containers of six brands of alcohol in an effort to keep people from drinking contaminated products....
23:00, 07/22/2019

Is Drinking Alcohol In Moderation Good For The Heart? Study Says No A new study published in the journal Lancet says that drinking alcohol increases the risks of high blood pressure and heart stroke uniformly and has no protective benefits against risks of heart......
18:51, 05/14/2019

Police: Officer gave alcohol to children aged 1, 6 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say an officer gave alcohol to a 1-year-old and a 6-year-old. In a news release Friday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say 56-year-old Officer Robert Milton is charged with misdemeanor child abuse after the department got word on Wednesday that he h...
22:51, 05/17/2019

Global alcohol intake has increased by 70%, study warns A large new study shows that global alcohol intake increased sharply between 1990 and 2017. This pattern is set to continue up to 2030, the authors warn....
01:34, 05/10/2019

Man claims he was served ‘toxic’ alcohol instead of water at Bronx eatery Murray Bauer sat down to dinner with his wife at The Pine Restaurant when he took a swig of the restaurant’s “exclusive flat water,” served in a clear glass bottle with the red-sauce joint’s name on it....
04:34, 06/30/2019

Facebook and Instagram to limit alcohol and tobacco-related content Facebook and Instagram to restrict content related to alcohol, tobacco and e-cigarettes. Veuer’s Natasha Abellard has the story.       ...
18:34, 07/24/2019

Women's mental health may improve after quitting alcohol, study says Women who drink moderate amounts of alcohol or quit the habit altogether have better mental well-being outcomes compared to those who keep drinking, according to a new study....
17:00, 07/08/2019

United Airlines Tells Pilots No Alcohol for 12 Hours Before Flights DALLAS — United Airlines is setting an earlier cutoff time for when pilots must stop drinking alcohol before flights. The airline is telling pilots they must abstain from alcohol for 12 hours before flights, up from the previous eight hours. The change in the rule — it’s called ...
05:17, 08/14/2019

"No Friends, No Alcohol": Bodybuilding Couple Reveal Their Fitness Regime A teetotal bodybuilding couple from the UK has revealed the secret to their fitness. Ray Houghton and Pamela Coombs have a combined age of 114 - but you wouldn't know it by looking at them....
16:00, 06/06/2019

Driver in accident that killed 3 teens smelled of alcohol: police The driver behind the wheel of a car that struck and killed three Florida teens waiting for a bus to a soccer tournament Saturday was reportedly an exotic dancer with a suspended license who cops claimed reeked of alcohol. Gideon Desir, 13, Lens Desir, 15, and Richcarde Dumay, 17, were killed early ...
07:34, 05/29/2019

SEC clears path for schools to sell alcohol at sporting events The SEC cleared member schools to sell alcohol in general seating areas. The measure means sales are allowed at football and basketball games.        ...
23:34, 05/31/2019

Alcohol charity criticises Snoop Dogg for 'stigmatising' Gascoigne Snoop Dogg has been criticised by a leading alcohol awareness charity for posting pictures of himself and former footballer Paul Gascoigne on Instagram to illustrate the impact of alcohol on his appearance....
23:17, 06/28/2019

Tainted alcohol kills at least 19 in Costa Rica, health officials say At least 19 people have died since early June after drinking alcohol tainted with methanol in Costa Rica, prompting a national alert and widening the focus on the problem of bootleg liquor in Latin America....
18:17, 07/22/2019

India, China Behind Increase In Global Alcohol Consumption: Study The world consumed ten percent more alcohol per adult in 2017 than in 1990, due in large part to heavier and more widespread drinking in China and India, researchers said Wednesday....
07:34, 05/08/2019

You can buy piñatas filled with mini bottles of alcohol and candy chasers Nipyata A "Nipyata" is an adult piñata filled with mini bottles of alcohol, candy chasers, and party favors. You can select a shape to fit your party theme, plus decide how many mini bottles and which flavors to include. Prices are usually between $89 and $189. Visit INSIDER's homepage for m...
03:00, 07/24/2019

Costa Rican government confiscates 30,000 bottles of alcohol after 19 deaths Costa Rica's national health ministry issued a warning after 19 people died after consuming alcohol with toxic levels of methanol.       ...
22:17, 07/22/2019

A gene linked to alcohol habits may influence who you choose to marry People in a relationship tend to drink a similar amount, but it’s not clear why. Now it seems that a gene linked to alcohol use may shape our choice of partners...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Playboy model’s skin left rotting from alcohol addiction A Playboy model has revealed how her addiction to booze led to a shocking spiral of drinking vodka 24 hours a day, organ failure and rotting skin. Jessica Landon looked like she was living the dream – an aspiring Hollywood actress partying with Hugh Hefner in the Playboy mansion. She recalls: ...
23:51, 07/25/2019

Cameron Boyce's 'sudden unexpected' death was caused by epilepsy, coroner rules The cause for Disney star Cameron Boyce's "sudden unexpected" death has been revealed by the Los Angeles coroner: epilepsy.        ...
07:17, 07/31/2019

Millennials have sparked a sober revolution, and alcohol brands are starting to notice It’s everywhere you look these days: #SoberCurious, #SoberIsSexy, #SoberLife and #SoberSaturday. There are sober nightclubs, sober early-morning dance parties, Instagram influencers who anchor their o......
16:34, 06/27/2019

Poll: Birth control, alcohol most 'morally acceptable'; cheating, cloning the least Many Americans consider birth control, alcohol and divorce to be morally acceptable issues -- while extramarital affairs, suicide, polygamy and human cloning are mostly considered immoral, a new survey said Wednesday....
03:34, 05/30/2019

PGA Tour’s Chris Kirk leaves to fight alcohol abuse, depression Chris Kirk will find himself away from the course. The PGA Tour pro is taking an indefinite leave from golf amid a fight with “alcohol abuse and depression,” he said in a statement Tuesday. “I thought I could control it, but after multiple relapses I have come to realize that I can...
17:34, 05/08/2019

Germans thirsty for alcohol-free beer as brewers boost taste Rise in bars stocking 0% beers to meet demand of drinkers who wish to ditch the hangoverDuring last year’s sweltering summer in Europe, workers of the Störtebeker beer brewery stood at the doors of the bottle depot eagerly awaiting the empty returns so they could be washed and refilled as quickly as...
17:34, 06/14/2019

Frat bro found guilty in pledge’s alcohol-related hazing death A former Louisiana State University student on Wednesday was found guilty of negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge two years ago. It took less than an hour for the jurors to convict Matthew Naquin, 21, who now faces anywhere from probation to five years in pri...
04:00, 07/18/2019

SEC spring meetings: Alcohol, gambling, transfer waivers headline key topics Alcohol, gambling and transfers are among the topics to likely come up when the members of SEC get together at their spring meetings.        ...
16:51, 05/28/2019

Tainted alcohol kills 19 in Costa Rica, ministry says, urging caution Nineteen people have died from consuming alcohol tainted with toxic levels of methanol in Costa Rica, where the Ministry of Health issued a national alert....
02:17, 07/22/2019

Oregon bar sued for serving too much alcohol to man who wounded neighbor, killed his dog and a camel An Oregon bar is being sued for allegedly serving too much alcohol to a man who subsequently went on a shooting spree, wounding his neighbor, killing his dog and a camel from a nearby wildlife preserve....
20:17, 07/05/2019

Following 19 deaths since June, Costa Rica has confiscated 30,000 bottles of alcohol that could be toxic Several brands of alcohol tested positive for the presence of methanol, a toxic form of alcohol not intended for drinking.       ...
09:51, 07/22/2019

Avoid Tea, Coffee, Alcohol: Centre Issues Advisory As Heatwave Continues Wear loose, light-coloured cotton clothes, stay indoors and avoid drinking alcohol, tea and coffee, the government said today in a health advisory issued in view of the ongoing spell of heatwave in......
18:17, 06/03/2019

Costa Rica blames 19 deaths on tainted alcohol, confiscates 30K bottles Several brands of alcohol tested positive for the presence of methanol, a toxic form of alcohol not intended for drinking.       ...
13:34, 07/22/2019

Air India Pilot, Suspended Over Alcohol In Hair Serum, Moves Court An Air India pilot, suspended last year, after alcohol traces in his hairfall treatment serum showed up on the breath analyser, has challenged aviation watchdog DGCA's decision to ground him....
16:00, 06/03/2019

Exposure To Greenery Can Reduce Cravings For Junk Food, Alcohol And Cigarettes If the study is to be believed, doing just one simple thing may help you tide over cravings for harmful foods, alcohol and cigarettes- exposing yourself to greenery....
20:00, 07/15/2019

Man caught with $34K worth of cocaine under his wig He had hell toupee. A Colombian man had a very bad hair day when Spanish police at Barcelona’s international airport discovered a half-kilo (1.1 pounds) of cocaine under his wig, according to reports. The “considerably nervous” man, who arrived on a flight from Bogotá at the end of June, attracted o...
21:34, 07/16/2019

Bartender in Woods lawsuit was high on marijuana, stole alcohol before crash, lawyers say Nicholas F. Immesberger, who worked at Tiger Woods' restaurant, was "excessively intoxicated" by pot in addition to alcohol before his fatal crash.        ...
03:00, 07/02/2019

Fun without alcohol? Sober bars offer social connections without peer pressure to drink Alcohol is linked to heart disease, depression and many cancers, yet 67 million in US binge drink at least monthly. Sober bars want to change that.       ...
15:17, 07/02/2019

Snoop Dogg shares 'nasty' Gascoigne post to warn of alcohol abuse Snoop Dogg has been criticised for posting pictures of himself and former footballer Paul Gascoigne on Instagram to illustrate the negative effects of alcohol compared to cannabis....
19:00, 06/27/2019

Costa Rica: Tainted alcohol death toll rises to 20; 41 people affected overall The number of victims poisoned by tainted liquor in Costa Rica has risen to 20 but none were American tourists, says the country's Ministry of Health.       ...
16:17, 07/24/2019

Amy Poehler’s love for her castmates—and lots of alcohol—fuels her trip to Wine Country Both on screen and off, Amy Poehler’s steadfast belief in the power of women working together has made her a sort of patron saint of female friendship, an ambassador of the joys of—as our sister site The Onion once put it—friends validating the living shit out of each other. Poehler’s not faking it ...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Gazza calls Snoop Dogg an ugly t*** in row over anti-alcohol abuse post Paul Gascoigne has described Snoop Dogg as an ugly t**t after the US rapper posted pictures showing what alcohol had allegedly done to the footballer's appearance....
16:34, 06/28/2019

Bootleg alcohol kills 23 as heavy taxes prompt Turkish home-brew More than 20 people have died from alcohol poisoning in Turkey over the past month, according to Turkish media reports, as steep taxes on alcohol push Turks to consume bootlegged sprits....
12:34, 07/23/2019

Binge-Drinking Of Alcohol Expected To Rise In Coming Years: Global Study The study indicated that binge-drinking of alcohol around the world has been on a steady uptick since 1990s and will increase further till 2030 when an average person is estimated to consume 7.6......
16:00, 05/08/2019

Air India Pilot, Sacked For Failing Alcohol Test, Made Regional Director Air India pilot Arvind Kathpalia, whose flying licence was suspended in November 2018 after he failed pre-flight alcohol tests, has been promoted to the position of Regional Director (Northern Region)......
14:51, 04/30/2019

At Least 9 Killed In Dayton, OH In Second Mass Shooting In Less Than a Day At least nine people were killed and 26 injured in a mass shooting in Dayton, OH, early Sunday morning—the second mass shooting in America in less than 24 hours....
17:34, 08/05/2019

These are the victims of the Dayton mass shooting A mom of two studying to be a nurse, a graduate student learning to care for cancer survivors — and the shooter’s own sister — were among the victims of the Dayton, Ohio, massacre. Connor Betts, 24, killed nine people when he opened fire on a packed street lined with bars and restaurants around 1......
13:00, 08/05/2019

Dayton firefighter: ''I thought it was a mistake' The women and men of Dayton Fire Department Station 11 spent the early hours of Sunday morning on a horrifying task: searching for victims in the aftermath of a mass shooting....
00:51, 08/10/2019

At least 9 dead, 26 injured. What we know about the Dayton shooting Nine people were killed and at least 26 were injured when a suspected gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio. Here's what we know.        ...
15:17, 08/04/2019

A man tried to smuggle $33,000 of cocaine under his wig. He was detained in Spain A Colombian man was detained in Barcelona last month for attempting to smuggle more than $33,000 worth of cocaine underneath his poorly-fitted wig.        ...
16:51, 07/17/2019

Why is Colombia's cocaine production so high? Despite antinarcotics efforts backed by the United States and peace accord with FARC rebels, cocaine production reached record levels in 2017. The phenomenon could upend Colombia's push for lasting peace....
21:00, 06/27/2019

Over $1 billion of cocaine seized in Philadelphia U.S. authorities seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine Tuesday from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history. (June 18)        ...
02:00, 06/19/2019

More than $1.2M of cocaine seized at Nogales border TUCSON – More than $1.2 million of cocaine was seized the Port of Nogales after U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers stopped a smuggling attempt at the Dennis DeConcini Crossing Monday. Monday afternoon, a CBP narcotics detection canine alerted officers to the rocker panels of a Dodge s...
05:17, 06/12/2019

Colombian man busted trying to smuggle cocaine under his wig A Colombian man who looked nervous coming out of his flight in Barcelona, Spain caught the attention of security officials not for his actions, but for his very unusual looking wig....
18:00, 07/16/2019

Scientists find cocaine in UK shrimp (CNN)–Researchers in the UK have found traces of illicit drugs, pharmaceuticals and pesticides in samples of freshwater shrimp. A study carried out by scientists from King’s College London and the University of Suffolk tested the exposure of wildlife like freshwater shrimp to different ...
05:51, 05/04/2019

U.K. shrimp test positive for cocaine A surprising finding from the U.K. today: CNN reports that “researchers in the U.K. have found traces of illicit drugs, pharmaceuticals, and pesticides in samples of freshwater shrimp.” In a press release, one of the researchers, Dr. Leon Barron, admits, “such regular occurrence of illicit drugs in ...
22:34, 05/03/2019

A man tried to smuggle cocaine under his bad wig. He was detained in Spain A Colombian man was detained in Barcelona last month for attempting to smuggle more than $33,000 worth of cocaine underneath his poorly-fitted wig.        ...
19:51, 07/16/2019

Health-conscious Britons boost alcohol-free drink sales to record high Sales of non-alcoholic beer, wine and spirits are at a record high in the UK with increasing numbers of London producers looking to make the most of the £100 million industry....
15:00, 05/13/2019

Joe Namath says giving up alcohol saved his life, hasn’t had a drink since infamous ESPN interview Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath has revealed in his autobiography how a post-retirement battle with alcohol almost killed him – and recalled the drunken TV interview that helped the former New York Jet turn his life around....
22:34, 05/08/2019

1 dead, 8 injured in shooting at alcohol-fueled high school graduation party, police say Alabama authorities say a high school graduation party fueled by alcohol spiraled out of control early Saturday, leaving one person dead.        ...
09:00, 05/19/2019

Suspect, nine victims killed in shooting in Dayton Ten people are dead, including the shooter, and another 27 were injured in a shooting in Dayton, Ohio early Sunday, the second mass slaying within 24 hours in the United States/...
17:51, 08/04/2019

‘Something Just Keeps Happening’: Dayton Shooting Hit a City Already in Pain Mayor Nan Whaley has guided Dayton through repeated trauma this year. Before the recent mass shooting, the city was rocked by a Ku Klux Klan rally and tornadoes....
05:51, 08/10/2019

How to Help the Victims of the El Paso and Dayton Mass Shootings Over the weekend, a combined 29 people were killed, with dozens of others injured, in mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Several politicians including New York rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and presidential candidate and former El Paso congressmember Beto O’Rourke have called for str...
16:00, 08/06/2019

Here's how to help the mass shooting victims in El Paso and Dayton Two communities are hurting after two mass shootings have left at least 31 people dead and dozens more injured over the weekend -- but there are ways for Americans to help....
00:00, 08/08/2019

The Aftermath of Mass Shootings in Dayton and El Paso President Trump spoke out against racism and white supremacy in the wake of two mass shootings, but he stopped short of embracing tighter restrictions on guns....
04:00, 08/06/2019

Dayton shooter's family requests privacy Mourning the loss of a mass-shooting victim and the gunman himself -- their daughter and their son -- the Betts family is "shocked and devastated by the events of Sunday morning" in Dayton, Ohio, they said in a statement....
02:34, 08/08/2019

University of Dayton gets $28.5M contract for F-15 sustainment study The University of Dayton Research Institute was awarded a $28.5 million contract for sustainment studies on the F-15 fighter plane, the Pentagon announced....
19:51, 07/05/2019

$10M in cocaine seized in record Baltimore bust Drug smugglers tried to ship a record 333 pounds of cocaine from Panama to Maryland in a container of beach chairs — but the operation folded, according to a report. Authorities seized the blow at the Port of Baltimore earlier this month, in the largest bust ever at the location, US Customs and Bord...
01:34, 06/26/2019

Customs: More cocaine seized on ship than estimated PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Customs authorities say even more cocaine was seized in a ship in Philadelphia last week than was originally estimated. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Wednesday that the final weight of the 15,000-plus bricks of cocaine seized from the Swiss-owned MSC Gayan...
01:51, 06/27/2019

It Wasn’t Cocaine. But You Wouldn’t Know That From Watching ‘Cops.’ A new podcast takes on the 30-year-old reality show, saying it presents an uncritical view of policing, and suspects are pressured to give permission to appear....
23:00, 06/21/2019

Corruption in Venezuela has created a cocaine superhighway to the US Cocaine trafficking from Venezuela to the United States is soaring, even as the country collapses. And US and other regional officials say it's Venezuela's own military and political elite who are facilitating the passage of drugs in and out of the country on hundreds of tiny, unmarked planes....
20:17, 04/28/2019

Over 16 tons of cocaine intercepted at Philadelphia port U.S. authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history....
22:51, 06/18/2019

Colombian nabbed in Spain with cocaine under toupee A Colombian man has landed in a hairy situation after officials at Barcelona airport found half a kilo of cocaine hidden under his toupee. Police said his nervous demeanor and over-sized hairpiece caught their attention....
13:00, 07/17/2019

Man held in Spain over attempt to smuggle cocaine under his wig When suspect removed wig officers found 503g of cocaine glued to his headPolice at Barcelona airport have arrested a Colombian man suspected of trying to smuggle half a kilo of cocaine into Spain concealed under his wig.Officers noted that the passenger, who had arrived on a flight from Bogotá, seem...
16:34, 07/16/2019

UK PM candidate Gove admits taking cocaine Michael Gove, a leading contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said he had used cocaine and has "deep regrets" about taking the drug on several occasions....
02:17, 06/08/2019

Shrimp From 5 U.K. Rivers Have One Thing in Common: Cocaine A new study of chemicals in river wildlife found pesticides in many of its samples, and cocaine in all of them. The drug’s source remained a mystery....
17:51, 05/03/2019

Cocaine use on the rise in Europe thanks to social media LISBON, Portugal — The European Union agency that monitors illicit drug use says cocaine is becoming more widely available on the continent. The European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction said in a report on Thursday that social media, the darknet and encryption are helping small gangs...
20:17, 06/06/2019

Why is cocaine washing up on the beaches of Fiji? – podcast A multibillion-dollar operation involving cocaine and methamphetamines is having a major impact on islands in the Pacific. Kate Lyons travelled to Fiji to investigate. Plus: John Harris on Facebook’s cryptocurrencyLast year, 120 bricks of cocaine, each worth thousands of dollars, washed up on the be...
11:34, 07/01/2019

Cocaine is on the rise in Europe, EU drug agency says LISBON, Portugal (AP) — The European Union agency that monitors illicit drug use says cocaine is becoming more widely available on the continent. The European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction said in a report on Thursday that social media, the darknet and encryption are helping small g...
12:51, 06/06/2019

Colombian caught in Spain with cocaine under toupee A Colombian man was detained at Barcelona's international airport after half a kilo of cocaine was found hidden under an over-sized toupee, Spanish police said on Tuesday....
22:00, 07/16/2019

Inside Shipping's Record Cocaine Bust The haul, with an estimated street value of $1.3 billion, was the largest drug seizure in the 230-year history of the U.S. Customs agency and one of the biggest ever by American authorities....
17:00, 07/24/2019

Over $1B worth of cocaine intercepted at Philadelphia port U.S. authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history....
00:00, 06/19/2019

How Not to Smuggle Cocaine: Atop Your Head, Under a Hairpiece The Spanish police said they had arrested a man arriving at Barcelona’s airport from Bogotá with half a kilogram of cocaine stuck to his head and covered with a toupee....
17:51, 07/16/2019

Cocaine worth $2m washes up on New Zealand beach Police and locals search sand at Bethells Beach west of Auckland after 19 packages marked with unusual symbols are foundCocaine with a street value of around $2m (NZ$3m) has washed up in packages on a wild New Zealand beach, sparking a major search for further drugs by police and local residents.On ...
10:00, 08/08/2019

$2M worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach A day at the beach became a lot more exciting when nearly $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach on Wednesday. The drugs were discovered in blue packages scattered along the shore of Bethells Beach on the country’s west coast, according to The Guardian. Police confirmed the pac...
14:34, 08/08/2019

Doc Gooden Arrested Last Month For Cocaine Possession The New York Post reported on Friday that former Mets pitcher Dwight “Doc” Gooden was arrested in New Jersey last month for cocaine possession and driving under the influence....
03:00, 07/14/2019

A man tried to smuggle cocaine into Spain by hiding it under his toupee Spanish police said Tuesday that a Colombian man was detained at Barcelona’s international airport for trying to smuggle cocaine into the country under a toupee        ...
16:51, 07/17/2019

A Navy SEAL platoon deployed in Iraq is being kicked out and sent home early due to reported alcohol abuse Senior Chief Petty Officer Jayme Pastoric/US Navy/DVIDS A deployed SEAL platoon operating in Iraq was ordered out because the commander "lost confidence" in the team's ability to accomplish the mission at hand due to discipline problems, US Special Operations Command announced Wednesday evening. Th...
18:51, 07/25/2019

Sober memes are thriving in addiction and sobriety communities despite the popularity of viral drug and alcohol jokes BigTunaOnline/Shutterstock Social media is rife with memes about young adult tendencies including over-eating, over-drinking, and obsessing about someone who didn't text back. Online communities of those struggling with addiction and recovery gather stories of progress and triumph on hashtags and ...
05:17, 05/26/2019

Family attorney: Mexican resort served ‘tainted’ alcohol to 20-year-old American tourist before she drowned The attorney for the family of 20-year-old tourist Abbey Conner, who drowned after drinking alcohol at a Mexican resort, said Thursday that the alcohol was “tainted” and her parents are now filing a new lawsuit against the resort....
20:51, 06/13/2019

Bootleg alcohol is an insidious international threat, and one expert says it's especially dangerous when it's slipped into a legitimate supply chain Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP Images 25 people in Costa Rica have died after drinking tainted alcohol, according to Food Safety News. Bootleg alcohol poses a major risk to the public, especially in regions lacking strong regulatory oversight. But, according to Carnegie Mellon professor Sridhar Tayur, count...
23:34, 08/18/2019

Sister of Dayton shooting suspect among 9 victims in the attack The sister of the man who opened fire at a Dayton, Ohio, bar early Sunday morning is among the nine people killed in the attack. Police identified the gunman who attacked a crowd of people outside Ned Peppers Bar as Connor Betts, 24, from Dayton, officials said at a press conference Sunday afternoon...
01:00, 08/06/2019

Friends Say that Sibling Murdered by Dayton Shooter Was a Transgender Man Accounts from friends and social media profiles belonging to a victim in last weekend’s shooting in Dayton, OH, whose name was previously reported as Megan Betts, indicate that Betts was a transgender man who went by Jordan Cofer and used he/him pronouns....
22:00, 08/07/2019

Trump visits Dayton, El Paso after mass shootings The US president has visited two cities hit by mass shootings, with the El Paso attack being probed as a hate crime. Ahead of his trip, Trump claimed there was "no political appetite" for an assault rifle ban in the US....
05:34, 08/08/2019

Dayton shooter may have ‘cased’ bar before mass shooting: cops There is a “strong probability” that Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts cased an Oregon District bar minutes before he opened fire on a popular nightlife district and was gunned down just steps from the doorway, police said Tuesday — as they revealed the killer’s movements before the...
23:17, 08/13/2019

Dayton shooter killed nine, wounded dozens in less than a minute A gunman wearing body armor and carrying extra magazines carried out his carnage in less than a minute, killing nine people and wounding dozens more at an entertainment district in Dayton, Ohio....
18:17, 08/04/2019

Police search for motive in Dayton shooting that killed 9 Authorities said Monday the gunman who killed nine people at a western Ohio bar over the weekend could've been carrying a substantial amount of ammunition when he attacked....
20:34, 08/05/2019

Dayton shooter was 'exploring violent ideologies,' investigators say Authorities said Tuesday the gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio over the weekend showed an interest in "violent ideologies" as the FBI announced it will take a central role in the investigation....
02:34, 08/07/2019

Trump’s Trip to Dayton and El Paso: The Back Story The president became frustrated over his news coverage and his angry reaction led to White House-distributed media that focused on him, not people affected by the shootings....
04:51, 08/10/2019

Trump expected to visit El Paso, Dayton on Wednesday President Donald Trump is expected to visit El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, this week after two shooting attacks last weekend killed more than 30 people....
14:34, 08/06/2019

Mass Shootings in Dayton and El Paso: Live Updates Mourners in El Paso and Dayton implored lawmakers for gun control, while President Trump suggested “marrying” tougher background checks to new immigration laws....
16:34, 08/05/2019

Authorities: cocaine seized from Port of Savannah container SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Federal authorities say they’ve seized more than 21 kilograms (47 pounds) of cocaine and arrested two people during a warehouse raid in Georgia. U.S. Attorney Bobby Christine said in a news release Tuesday that federal and local law enforcement agencies served a search war...
00:51, 06/12/2019

‘Cocaine Mitch’ McConnell Made a Cool $70,000 on T-Shirts “Cocaine Mitch” is moving product. At $35 a pop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s re-election campaign has sold more than 2,000 T-shirts referencing the derogatory, drug-themed nickname a former opponent once gave him. The $70,000-plus brought in by the “Cocaine Mitch...
02:00, 05/23/2019

Officer traveling with Bolsonaro to G20 caught with 39 kilos of cocaine A Brazilian Air Force officer traveling with President Jair Bolsonaro's G20 contingent was arrested late Tuesday, after he was caught with 39 kilograms (roughly 86 lbs) of cocaine....
01:00, 06/27/2019

Officer stopped with 39kg of cocaine on Brazil G20 trip A Brazilian Air Force officer traveling with President Jair Bolsonaro's G20 contingent was arrested late Tuesday, after he was caught with 39 kilograms (roughly 86 lbs) of cocaine....
00:00, 06/27/2019

Walk the line: behind the story of Michael Gove's cocaine use Tory leadership hopeful revealed he had taken drug in mock-media interview for 2016 campaignIn the run-up to his 2016 campaign to be Tory leader, Michael Gove was being subjected to a mock media interview by his team, as they tried to anticipate what questions he could face from journalists. Related...
21:17, 06/09/2019

UK PM Candidate Admits Taking Cocaine, Says Has "Deep Regrets" Michael Gove, a leading contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said he had used cocaine and has "deep regrets" about taking the drug on several occasions....
17:51, 06/08/2019

Michael Gove admits to taking cocaine on 'several occasions' Tory leadership candidate says he took the drug as a young journalist, adding ‘it was a mistake’Michael Gove has admitted to taking cocaine, joining fellow Tory leadership contenders in confessing to drug use.“I took drugs on several occasions at social events more than 20 years ago,” he told the Da...
13:17, 06/08/2019

Man dies on flight after reportedly ingesting 246 bags of cocaine A Japanese man on a flight from Mexico City to Japan died Friday after he reportedly ingested 246 bags of cocaine and began having seizures shortly after the flight departed. The flight made an emergency landing in Mexico’s Sonora state and the unidentified 42-year-old man died from a cerebral edema...
17:17, 05/28/2019

Barcelona airport police: Man tried to smuggle $34K of cocaine under toupee TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – A Colombian man was detained in Barcelona after he reportedly tried to smuggle about $34,000 worth of cocaine under a poorly-fitted toupee, Reuters reported Tuesday. Police said the man caught their attention when he arrived on a flight from Bogota on June 18 and appeared nervou...
00:00, 07/17/2019

Teacher dies after swallowing bag of cocaine in first-class lounge A teacher and mom of three died after swallowing a bag of cocaine at Manchester Airport rather than toss it in the trash before flying home after a vacation in the UK. Victoria Buchanan, 42, suffered a seizure in March when the baggie exploded in her stomach while she was waiting to board a Dubai-bo...
20:51, 06/04/2019

International police operation captures cocaine in Atlantic Portuguese police say they have intercepted a Brazilian trawler in the Atlantic Ocean and found on board cocaine with a street value of more than 30 million euros ($34 million)....
13:51, 06/04/2019

Historic US Drug Bust Nets 16 Tonnes Of Cocaine US authorities said Tuesday they had seized around 16 tonnes of cocaine with an estimated street value of over $1 billion in a historic drug bust aboard a ship at the port of Philadelphia....
01:51, 06/19/2019

| Japanese man dies mid-flight with stomach full of cocaine A Japanese man with 246 packets of cocaine in his stomach and intestines has died mid-flight on his way from Bogota to Tokyo, authorities say in northern Mexico, where the plane made an emergency landing....
07:17, 05/28/2019

Man dies on Aeromexico flight after swallowing 246 packets of cocaine Japanese national flying from Bogota to Tokyo is declared dead from an overdoseA Japanese man with 246 packets of cocaine in his stomach and intestines died mid-flight on his way from Bogota to Tokyo, authorities have said in northern Mexico where the plane made an emergency landing.The 42-year-old ...
08:34, 05/28/2019

Japanese Man Dies Mid-Flight With Stomach Full Of Cocaine A Japanese man with 246 packets of cocaine in his stomach and intestines died mid-flight on his way from Bogota to Tokyo, authorities said Monday in northern Mexico, where the plane made an emergency......
09:00, 05/28/2019

Japanese man dies on plane with 246 cocaine wraps in stomach A man has died mid-flight after suffering convulsions triggered by a drugs overdose. He was on his way to Tokyo from Bogota; his plane was forced to make an emergency landing....
10:00, 05/28/2019

33K pounds of cocaine seized in one of biggest US drug busts U.S. authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history....
07:00, 06/19/2019

More than $1bn worth of cocaine seized from ship at Philadelphia port US authorities say it was one of the largest drug busts in American history, the latest in a series of seizures along the east coastUS authorities on Tuesday seized more than $1bn worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history.The US...
05:17, 06/19/2019

U.S. seizes $1 billion worth of cocaine from ship in Philadelphia Federal authorities seized 16.5 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion from a ship in Philadelphia in one of the largest drug seizures in U.S. history, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday....
04:00, 06/19/2019

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth $1B seized at Philadelphia port PHILADELPHIA (WCAU) – Shipping containers full of illegal drugs have been found and seized by federal authorities at a Philadelphia port in what federal authorities describe as the largest seizure in the region’s history. A senior law enforcement official said more than 15,500 kilos of c...
06:17, 06/19/2019

Dwight Gooden arrested for cocaine possession in New Jersey Troubled Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden was busted last month in New Jersey for possession of cocaine and driving under the influence, The Post has learned. The retired pitcher, best known as “Doc,” was arrested June 7 by Holmdel police, who pulled him over just before 1 a.m. and allegedly f...
21:00, 07/12/2019

Cocaine haul from ship grows, arrests now stand at 6 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they say they’ve seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port to more than 35,000 pounds, or 15,876 kilograms. They said Friday it’s the largest cocaine haul in the history of U.S. Customs. They put the street value ...
19:00, 06/21/2019

More than one-quarter of the gasoline sold in Colombia is used to make cocaine Colombia is investigating 33 gas stations — many in rural areas where criminal activity and cocaine production is present — for having suspiciously high demand for gasoline. As much as 70 million gallons, or 28%, of the 250 gallons of gas sold in Colombia in 2018 were used for cocaine pr...
10:34, 06/04/2019

Senegal seizes 798 kg of cocaine hidden in cars on a ship Senegal has seized 798 kg of cocaine hidden inside new cars on a ship traveling from Brazil, the customs authority said on Sunday, the latest in a series of large seizures off the West African coast this year....
00:51, 07/01/2019

Milan's former 'cocaine king' escapes Uruguay jail Rocco Morabito, once a major cocaine trafficker for Italy's feared 'Ndrangheta mafia, has escaped from a Uruguayan prison. On the run from the law from 1994 to 2017, he was awaiting extradition to Italy....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Cocaine worth €1bn seized in Germany's biggest haul Hamburg customs officials find 4.5 tonnes in container from Uruguay, bound for Antwerp German authorities say they have seized 4.5 tonnes of cocaine, worth €1bn ($1.11 bn), in the northern port city of Hamburg, making it the country’s biggest haul to date.Hamburg’s customs office said it had examine...
18:51, 08/02/2019

| German customs seize record 4.5 tons of cocaine Germany's customs service said Friday it had seized a 4.5 ton cocaine shipment, the country's largest ever, with an estimated street value of 1bn euros ($1.1bn)....
19:51, 08/02/2019

U.S. Releases Container Ship Found With 20 Tons of Cocaine U.S. authorities have released a container ship that was seized with 20 tons of cocaine in Philadelphia after the operator posted a $50 million bond, including $10 million in cash, but said they still plan to consider seeking forfeiture of the vessel....
01:34, 07/16/2019

A man tried to smuggle cocaine under a poorly fitted wig. He was detained in Spain A Colombian man was detained in Barcelona last month for attempting to smuggle more than $33,000 worth of cocaine underneath his poorly-fitted wig.        ...
17:00, 07/16/2019

Philadelphia cocaine haul is largest in U.S. history: 35K pounds and $1.1B Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port to more than 35,000 pounds.       ...
02:51, 06/22/2019

A Man Died Mid-Flight After Swallowing Hundreds of Cocaine Packets A Japanese man who swallowed 246 packets of cocaine died while on a flight from Bogota to Tokyo on Friday, Agence France-Presse reports. Authorities identified the man only as 42-year-old Udo N in a social media post Monday. The incident prompted the Aeromexico flight to make an emergency landing in...
13:51, 05/28/2019

5-year-old brings crack cocaine to preschool: police PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy brought about two dozen vials of crack cocaine into a preschool at a Roman Catholic church. Police say the boy told a teacher’s aide at St. Cyprian Children’s Center that the person who handed him the bag told him to hide it...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Around $2M worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach: report Approximately $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach on Wednesday, leading authorities to search the area for more of the contraband....
00:00, 08/09/2019

Opioid crisis is also to blame for rise in cocaine deaths Death by cocaine is rising in America, and the opioid crisis, the nation’s deadliest overdose epidemic, is at fault, health officials said Thursday. Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that nearly three-quarters of the deaths involving cocaine in 2017 were among peopl...
23:00, 05/06/2019

1,000-Year-Old Psychedelic Drug Kit Contains Traces of Cocaine and Ayahuasca Archaeologists in the Bolivian Andes have discovered a 1,000-year-old ritual bundle—basically a stash of drug paraphernalia—containing traces five different psychoactive substances, including cocaine and the active ingredients found in ayahuasca.Read more......
11:34, 05/08/2019

McConnell capitalizes on attack with ‘Cocaine Mitch’ shirts FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is capitalizing on a fellow Republican’s attack by selling “Cocaine Mitch” shirts on his campaign’s website. The Kentucky lawmaker’s 2020 reelection campaign tweeted Wednesday that McConnell was closing in on ...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Police: 5-year-old brings crack cocaine to preschool PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy brought about two dozen vials of crack cocaine into a preschool at a Roman Catholic church. Police say the boy told a teacher’s aide at St. Cyprian Children’s Center that the person who handed him the bag to...
15:51, 05/15/2019

Dominican health minister says drugs, alcohol, medical problems may have killed US couple; lawyer calls it 'ludicrous' The Dominican public health minister said in a radio interview Monday that the Maryland couple found dead last month in a hotel room at a luxury resort had pre-existing health problems and may have died after mixing prescription drugs and alcohol....
02:51, 06/25/2019

Pres. Trump mistakenly refers to Toledo after Dayton shooting President Donald Trump misspoke and addressed the people of Toledo instead of Dayton, Ohio where a mass shooting left 9 dead.        ...
22:34, 08/05/2019

Bouncer recalls Dayton shooter’s ‘dead stare’ during massacre A bouncer at the bar that Dayton shooter Connor Betts tried to storm recalled seeing the mass killer’s “dead stare” just seconds before Betts was shot dead by police. Jeremy Ganger, a bouncer at Ned Peppers, relived the heart-stopping moment he came face-to-face with the armed 24-y...
17:00, 08/08/2019

Tim Ryan slams Trump, NRA in wake of El Paso and Dayton shootings Democratic presidential candidate Tim Ryan slammed the National Rifle Association on Sunday in the wake of last weekend’s two mass shootings that left 31 people dead and scores more wounded....
21:17, 08/11/2019

Bulletproof vest worn by Dayton shooter surprisingly easy to buy The bulletproof vest worn by Ohio gunman Connor Betts is legal to own in all 50 states — unless you’re a convicted criminal. And anyone who wants to buy body armor can do so online or by phone anywhere except Connecticut, which requires that purchases made in person. Federal law has banned fel...
00:34, 08/06/2019

Ex-girlfriend of Dayton shooter says she saw red flags and a dark side while they dated A former girlfriend of the man who went on a shooting rampage in Dayton, Ohio, said a number of red flags led her to break up with the 24-year-old.        ...
00:34, 08/07/2019

Tornadoes hit Dayton area; more storms expected farther south A tornado slammed into the U.S. city of Dayton, Ohio, on Monday and severe storms were forecast to pound the area overnight, officials and media reports said....
11:51, 05/28/2019

After El Paso and Dayton, the left needs to reach out to men, not condemn them | Iman Amrani A lot of young men seem to be lost and disenfranchised, but only the likes of Jordan Peterson are engaging with themA horrific act of violence takes several innocent lives, a frantic live-stream details the events, terrifying mobile footage spreads rapidly online. Then come the tweets of condemnatio...
01:00, 08/09/2019

FBI warns of ‘copycat’ attacks inspired by El Paso, Dayton shootings The FBI fears the deadly weekend of mass shootings could inspire more massacres — with an alleged copycat already arrested in Florida. “The FBI remains concerned that U.S.-based domestic violent extremists could become inspired by these and previous high-profile attacks to engage in simi...
00:34, 08/06/2019

President Donald Trump to visit Dayton, El Paso on Wednesday The White House said Tuesday President Donald Trump will visit communities in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday, where gunmen killed more than 30 people in separate attacks last weekend....
21:34, 08/06/2019

Dayton shooter embraced ‘violent ideologies’ before massacre: authorities The Dayton gunman fell under the sway of “violent ideologies” and had an “obsession” with mayhem before he killed nine people in the heinous shooting, authorities said Tuesday, as the investigation inched forward. “We have found very specific violent ideologies that the...
05:00, 08/07/2019

President Donald Trump arrives in Dayton, OH following mass shooting President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrived in Dayton, OH following a mass shooting that occurred on Aug. 3.        ...
22:34, 08/07/2019

Rifle used in Dayton mass shooting was ‘obtained legally’: authorities The gun used to kill nine people in less than one minute during the Dayton shooting rampage was a tricked-out AR-15 style rifle that was “obtained legally,” authorities said Sunday — as they revealed the killer also brought a shotgun to the scene, but left it in his car. During a press conference, p...
13:00, 08/05/2019

Trump to visit El Paso and Dayton despite backlash from local officials El Paso congresswoman warns Trump is not welcome as Dayton mayor encourages protestsDonald Trump is likely to receive a cool reception, at best, when he touches down in El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday, three days after a 21-year-old gunman who invoked the language of white supremacy killed 22 people an...
11:34, 08/07/2019

Trump seeks to link Dayton shooter to liberal politics WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to link the suspected gunman in the Dayton mass shooting to liberal candidates and organizations. At the same time, the president has pushed back against critics who tied the El Paso attack to his own comments on immigration. Posts from a Twitter ac...
01:00, 08/08/2019

President Trump Faces Protests During Visit to Dayton and El Paso (DAYTON, Ohio) — Protesters greeted President Donald Trump’s arrival in Dayton Wednesday, blaming his incendiary rhetoric for inflaming political and racial tensions in the country, as he visited survivors of last weekend’s mass shootings and saluted first responders. The president...
22:34, 08/07/2019

Celebrities react to Dayton, El Paso deadly shootings: 'Just love one another' Various celebrities took to social media to share messages about the deadly shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas that took dozens of lives over the weekend. ...
18:51, 08/04/2019

Democratic Party fundraising off mass shootings in El Paso, Dayton The Democratic National Committee is fundraising off the weekend's tragic mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, seeking donations for the fight to "prevent gun violence and save lives."...
21:00, 08/05/2019

Dayton shooter’s parents apologize for ignoring massacre in obituary The parents of the Dayton mass shooter apologized on Wednesday for releasing an “insensitive” obituary — that failed to mention that their son slaughtered nine people, including his sister. Connor Betts, 24, was “a funny, articulate and intelligent man with striking blue eyes and a kind ...
06:00, 08/15/2019

The Latest: 2 charged in huge cocaine bust at Philly port PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on a large seizure of cocaine from a container ship in Philadelphia (all times local): 6:35 p.m. Two members of a container ship’s crew face federal drug charges after agents raided their vessel at a Philadelphia port and seized about 33,000 pounds (15,000 kilogr...
02:34, 06/19/2019

Colombia-led multinational operation seizes 94.2 tonnes of cocaine in 105-day period A multinational anti-narcotics operation led by Colombia has seized up to 94.2 tonnes of cocaine in the past 105 days worth some $3.2 billion, President Ivan Duque said on Monday...
07:17, 04/30/2019

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth up to $1B seized in massive bust in Philadelphia Federal authorities seized 15,000 kilos of cocaine, worth as much as $1 billion, at a Philadelphia shipping port, officials said Tuesday. A second mate and a crew member have been arrested in the massive bust. There were 16.5 tons of the drug found in seven shipping containers late Monday night, off...
17:51, 06/19/2019

McConnell’s re-election campaign is selling ‘Cocaine Mitch’ shirts “Cocaine Mitch” has a line on a new revenue stream. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s re-election campaign is slinging T-shirts that play on the Kentucky Republican’s druggy moniker. “A year ago, a legend was born,” the campaign tweeted Wednesday, referring...
18:17, 05/09/2019

| Record numbers of pure cocaine seized in Europe - EU report European authorities are seizing record numbers of increasing pure cocaine, the EU's drugs agency said in a report, pointing also to a growing use of synthetic drugs and dealing via smartphones....
23:17, 06/06/2019

The US Coast Guard Caught This Cocaine-Smuggling Semi-Submersible The U.S. Coast Guard today announced that the Coast Guard Cutter Munro would offload thirty-nine thousand pounds of Cocaine in San Diego with Vice President Pence presiding. The copious amounts of powdered narcotic had been taken in 14 separate seizures, including a particularly large haul in mid-Ju...
04:17, 07/12/2019

2 Australian Clubbers, Busted In Bali Over Cocaine, Paraded Before Media Two Australian clubbers arrested in Bali for cocaine possession were paraded in front of local media Tuesday as they faced a possible 12-year jail term, police said....
09:34, 07/23/2019

Archaeologists found 1,000-year-old cocaine in an ancient drug stash Humans who lived 1,000 years ago could never have imagined the incredible advancements the subsequent centuries would bring. What we consider to be our mundane daily routines would be utterly mind-blowing to our distant ancestors but, as a new discovery in South America makes perfectly clear, humans...
15:34, 05/08/2019

| WATCH: Historic US drug bust nets 16 tonnes of cocaine US authorities said they had seized around 16 tonnes of cocaine with an estimated street value of over $1bn in a historic drug bust aboard a ship at the port of Philadelphia....
13:00, 06/19/2019

Archaeologists find 1,000-year-old cocaine in ancient ‘ritual bundle’ A new research paper reveals the discovery of what archaeologists are calling a “ritual bundle” in Bolivia, which contained a number of psychotropic substances, including cocaine and possibly magic mushrooms....
23:17, 05/08/2019

Mother dies after bag of cocaine explodes in her stomach, before boarding a flight A bag of cocaine reportedly explodes in a woman’s stomach before she boards a flight, leading to her death.        ...
09:34, 06/05/2019

"Could Kill Millions": US Seizes $1 Billion Worth Of Cocaine From Ship Federal authorities seized 16.5 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion from a ship in Philadelphia in one of the largest drug seizures in US history, the US Justice Department said on Tuesday....
09:00, 06/19/2019

Sen. McConnell’s reelection campaign is selling ‘Cocaine Mitch’ t-shirts Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign team has rolled out “Cocaine Mitch” t-shirts in a help to boost up support for his 2020 Senate reelection campaign....
22:51, 05/08/2019

U.S. authorities seize more than $1B worth of cocaine from ship at Philadelphia port U.S. authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history....
12:00, 06/19/2019

Man Traveling From Colombia Ingested 246 Bags Of Cocaine, Died Midflight The man, identified only as Udo N., 42, began suffering seizures Friday on the flight, prompting an emergency landing in Hermosillo, a city in Sonora, Mexico, authorities said....
06:34, 05/29/2019

More than 16 tons of cocaine intercepted at Philadelphia port, nearly a record haul Over 16.5 tons of cocaine were seized from a ship at a Philadelphia port on Tuesday and several members of the crew were arrested in one of the largest drug busts in American history....
07:00, 06/19/2019

Philadelphia shipping container seizure nets $1B cocaine bust Law enforcement officials seized shipping containers full of $1 billion worth of cocaine from a port in Philadelphia on Tuesday, federal prosecutors announced....
12:17, 06/19/2019

Oro Valley man arrested with guns, cocaine, marijuana, THC infused edibles and oil TUCSON – An Oro Valley man was taken into custody after Oro Valley Police Department seized a large amount of drugs and firearms while serving a search warrant at his residence Thursday. According to OVPD, officers served a warrant at the home at 8252 North Northern after they received reports...
05:51, 05/04/2019

Blow up: how half a tonne of cocaine transformed the life of an island In 2001, a smugglers’ yacht washed up in the Azores and disgorged its contents. The island of São Miguel was quickly flooded with high-grade cocaine – and nearly 20 years on, it is still feeling the effects. By Matthew BremnerAround midday on 6 June 2001, locals from Pilar da Bretanha, a parish on t...
09:34, 05/10/2019

CBP officials seize entire ship that held 20 tons of cocaine US Customs and Border Protection authorities recently seized the entire ship where they discovered a whopping 20 tons of cocaine on board last month — the largest vessel seizure in the agency’s 230-year history, according to a new statement. Authorities executed a seizure warrant on the Fourth...
22:17, 07/10/2019

Dwight Gooden spotted for first time since cocaine possession bust He’s not looking Amazin’. A dazed, pot-bellied Dwight Gooden was spotted in New Jersey Tuesday morning — the first public sighting of the Mets icon since The Post broke news of his arrest for cocaine possession. The troubled former pitcher, 54, sported a white T-shirt stretched across his considerab...
01:00, 07/17/2019

Florida man tells deputy cocaine powder on nose, ‘not his’: police A Florida man who was riding passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over early Sunday told the officer that the cocaine powder on his nose didn’t belong to him, according to investigators....
09:34, 06/11/2019

Enormous haul of cocaine seized in Philly totals nearly 20 tons The record amount of cocaine seized by US Customs in Philadelphia last week totaled nearly 20 tons, the agency said Wednesday. The enormous haul of coke — with a street value of more than $1 billion — was seized from a large ship at the Packer Marine Terminal in Philadelphia on June 18, the US......
09:00, 06/27/2019

New Jersey neurosurgeon pulled over while ‘rushing to work’ had cocaine: cops A neurosurgeon was arrested for cocaine possession in New Jersey on Sunday after telling police he was “hurrying to work,” a report said. Vikas Patel, 36, was driving through Montclair when he was pulled over at around 1 a.m. for having tinted windows and told the officers he was in a rush, accordin...
09:51, 08/05/2019

After Death on Airliner, Autopsy’s Grim Discovery: 246 Packs of Cocaine A man died en route to Japan from Colombia, after one of the packs of cocaine he had swallowed ruptured, said officials in Mexico, where the plane made an emergency landing....
16:51, 05/28/2019

Brazil airman arrested in Spain with cocaine before president's stopover Spanish police have arrested a member of the Brazilian Air Force who carried three bags full of cocaine on a military plane to Seville hours before President Jair Bolsonaro's was scheduled to take a stopover there, police and officials said on Wednesday....
22:00, 06/26/2019

An Indiana state representative tried to buy cocaine and impersonated an officer, police say An Indiana state representative was charged with drunken driving and impersonating an officer after he tried to buy cocaine "party favors" at a local bar, court documents show....
13:00, 08/17/2019

Bolsonaro: The trafficking of cocaine on G-20-bound Air Force plane 'unacceptable' Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said his team had nothing to do with the trafficking of cocaine by a Brazilian Air Force sergeant on a plane bound for the G-20 summit in Japan, calling the act "unacceptable."...
13:00, 06/27/2019

Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ slain sister was a transgender man: report The “sister” of the Dayton, Ohio, shooter who was killed during the attack identified as a transgender guy — although his family had no idea, according to a report and some of his own social media posts. Connor Betts’ 22-year-old sibling was named by authorities as Megan Betts in the day...
02:17, 08/10/2019

Trump says mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton are a 'mental illness problem' The president said he would make a statement on the shootings Monday. Trump said he has spoken to FBI Director Christopher Wray, Attorney General William Barr and members of Congress....
15:34, 08/05/2019

Trump visits Dayton, El Paso after shootings, greeted by protesters, supporters President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump's met with victims of the Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, shootings Wednesday as they were greeted with both protests and shows of support....
04:34, 08/08/2019

Dayton shooter Connor Betts fired at least 41 rounds in 30 seconds: cops Dayton gunman Connor Betts squeezed off at least 41 rounds in his 30-second rampage — but may have brought as many as 250 rounds to the bloodbath, cops said Monday. “If all the magazines that we recovered from the suspect were completely full … including the loose rounds found on the gro...
00:34, 08/06/2019

Trump to Visit Dayton and El Paso, Creating Mixed Feelings for Residents Both cities are grieving after mass shootings last weekend, and opinions are divided over whether his arrival will provide comfort or incite rancor. The mood in El Paso is particularly fraught....
06:00, 08/07/2019

Trump and Melania to visit El Paso, Dayton Wednesday after mass shootings President Trump and first lady Melania will visit El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, on Wednesday in the wake of two mass shootings in the cities last weekend, the White House said Tuesday. Trump and Melania will touchdown in Ohio at about 10:30 a.m. and will travel to El Paso after their visit in Da...
05:00, 08/07/2019

Trump called out for confusing Dayton with Toledo in mass shooting remarks President Trump on Monday misstated the location of one of the mass shootings that rocked the nation over the weekend – referring to Toledo, Ohio instead of Dayton – during a speech in which he condemned the "monstrous evil" that left at least 30 dead. ...
18:34, 08/05/2019

Friend of Dayton shooter bought firearm parts for him, federal officials say On Monday, federal officials announced charges against a friend of the gunman who killed nine people on Aug. 4 in a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio.        ...
02:17, 08/13/2019

Don't get scammed: How to avoid fake charities after El Paso and Dayton shootings The knee-jerk reaction to give following tragedies in El Paso and Dayton created the perfect environment for scammers to take advantage of generosity.        ...
22:17, 08/13/2019

Parents of Dayton shooter break silence, offer ‘heartfelt prayers’ The parents of Dayton gunman Connor Betts broke their silence in a statement Tuesday night, sending prayers to the victims and their families, but offering no clues into a possible motive for their son’s mass shooting that left nine dead. “The Betts family is shocked and devastated by the events of ...
05:00, 08/07/2019

Weeks since Gilroy, El Paso and Dayton: What if motives behind mass shootings never emerge? As the U.S. grapples with a rash of mass shootings, families are left to wonder what prompted the violence. But many times there are no clear answers.        ...
07:51, 08/18/2019

Trump visits Dayton, El Paso after mass shootings, while facing protests President Trump landed in Dayton, Ohio on Wednesday to pay his respects and offer his support on the first part of a trip to two communities devastated by mass shootings over the weekend that left at least 31 people dead and dozens injured -- but Trump was greeted by protesters attempting to partial...
21:34, 08/07/2019

Dayton mass shooting suspect identified as 24-year-old Connor Betts The body armor-clad gunman who fatally shot nine people in a popular Dayton, Ohio nightlife district early Sunday has been identified in a report as Connor Betts....
21:51, 08/04/2019

Dayton shooter spent two hours in area before attack, likely acted alone: police A gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio earlier this month spent two hours in the nightlife neighborhood before unleashing an attack on bar goers and probably carried it out alone, police said on Tuesday....
11:51, 08/14/2019

John Legend visits Dayton, performs for families of shooting victims Ohio native John Legend visited Dayton, performing for families of victims and workers in the city's Oregon District a week after nine people were killed in a mass shooting....
23:51, 08/12/2019

President Trump Visits Dayton and El Paso Amid Calls for Gun Control President Donald Trump has visited shooting survivors in Dayton, Ohio, as well as officers who stopped the gunman during a trip Wednesday to the two cities scarred by mass shootings that claimed the lives of 32 people last weekend. His second stop is scheduled to be El Paso, Texas. The visit comes a...
22:34, 08/07/2019

Illinois man travels to El Paso and Dayton to make crosses for shooting victims Greg Zanis watched the unfolding events in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio over the weekend as those communities became the latest to grapple the all-to-common trend of mass gun violence....
04:34, 08/06/2019

Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ journal spoke of ‘hunting’ someone: report Dayton mass killer Connor Betts kept a chilling journal of demented scribbling and Satanic drawings — and even spoke of “hunting” someone from the University of Dayton, according to a new report. “Seek and destroy,” Betts wrote. “…very ADHD, paranoid, schizo...
07:00, 08/09/2019

El Paso, Dayton, Chicago: Media doesn't treat all gun violence the same Shootings in El Paso, Dayton, Gilroy, Brownsville and Chicago revealed that the national news media does not report on gun violence uniformly.        ...
03:00, 08/06/2019

El Paso, Dayton mass shootings prompt renewed gun-control debate While deadly mass shootings like those in Texas and Ohio regularly shock America’s psyche and prompt calls for tougher gun-control laws, the Senate has balked at even considering two House bills that would strengthen background checks for gun buyers. The Democrat-controlled House in February passed ...
00:34, 08/06/2019

Tornado hits city of Dayton, more storms expected in south, central U.S. A tornado slammed into the U.S. city of Dayton, Ohio on Monday as severe storms were forecast to pound the area overnight, officials and media reports said....
09:51, 05/28/2019

Dayton shooter Connor Betts was suspended for creating a ‘hit list:’ former classmates High school classmates of the gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, say he was suspended years ago for compiling a "hit list'' and a "rape list."...
02:34, 08/06/2019

Coast Guard cutter drops off 13 tons of cocaine before heading home The crew of a Coast Guard cutter finally made it home — but not before stopping in California to drop off the 13 tons of cocaine it recently seized. That was the haul from the Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast’s mission to hunt down high-seas drug smugglers, including a dramatic, caught-on-vi...
23:17, 07/31/2019

Prawn to be wild: cocaine found in all shrimp tested in rural UK county The recreational drug ketamine also turned up in samples of wildlife examined in SuffolkResearchers have found cocaine in all samples of shrimp tested in a rural area of eastern England, with ketamine also widespread.Scientists from King’s College London, in collaboration with the University of Suff...
03:17, 05/02/2019

Over $1 billion worth of cocaine seized in Germany's largest bust Officials said Friday that they inspected a shipment labeled soy beans. What they found was 10,000 pounds of cocaine — worth over $1 billion.        ...
06:17, 08/03/2019

'Cocaine king of Milan' escapes from prison in Uruguay through hole in roof Rocco Morabito and three other prisoners let themselves down by rope to an adjacent farm, where they robbed the ownerAn Italian mafia boss known as the “cocaine king of Milan” has escaped from prison in Uruguay where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the South American country’s interior ministr...
21:17, 06/24/2019

Crack Cocaine Makes a Paris Neighborhood ‘Hell’ for Users and Residents Five squalid acres at the edge of the city are home to France’s largest open-air crack market — an “apocalyptic situation,” the local police chief says....
11:17, 08/18/2019

Narco-trafficking and petrol: a quarter of Colombia's fuel goes to make cocaine The country’s drug industry thrives despite a 2016 Farc deal which helped farmers substitute coca crops for legal alternativesThe Colombian jungle town of Riosucio sits on the banks of the Atrato river, not far from the border with Panama. With a population of some 20,000 people, the settlement is i...
12:00, 06/14/2019

Customs officials seize ship involved in $1B Philadelphia cocaine bust U.S. Customs and Border Protection said it seized a cargo ship from which authorities removed $1 billion worth of cocaine in a bust last month at a port in Philadelphia....
06:00, 07/10/2019

This massive stash of cocaine is just a fraction one of largest drug busts in history Federal officials showed off thousands of pounds of cocaine — which amounted to only a fraction of the drug seized from a ship at a Philadelphia port — inside the city’s US Custom House on Friday. In total, authorities seized 35,000 pounds, or 17 and a half tons, of cocaine worth $1.1 billion in the...
09:17, 06/22/2019

Spanish police arrest cocaine bigwig with drugs hidden under toupee Drug smugglers have come up with some novel ways of moving their goods around the world undetected, but a recent incident at Barcelona airport involved a surprisingly low-tech approach....
19:34, 07/16/2019

The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom Explosion in number of boats carrying cocaine and meth from Latin America to Australia is causing havoc for islands on the way • Cocaine used as washing powder: police struggle with Pacific drug influxIt is the drug route you’ve never heard of: a multibillion dollar operation involving cocaine and m...
02:00, 06/24/2019

Portugal seizes tonne of cocaine in Brazilian boat on high seas Police seized over a tonne of cocaine worth some $49 million and arrested seven people aboard a Brazilian fishing boat in a drug bust on the high seas off Portugal backed up by international crime agencies, officials said on Tuesday....
19:00, 06/04/2019

Italian ‘cocaine king’ mafia boss escapes from prison in Uruguay An Italian Mafia boss nicknamed the “Cocaine King of Milan” broke out of a Uruguayan prison by climbing out of a hole in the roof, authorities said Monday. Notorious mobster Rocco Morabito and three other inmates made their exit from the Montevideo central prison Sunday night and immedia...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Italian ‘cocaine king’ makes a daring nighttime rooftop escape Rocco Morabito had been the most wanted fugitive member of the Calabrian 'Ndrangheta, Italy's most powerful organized crime group and one of Europe's biggest importers of South American cocaine....
17:34, 06/25/2019

More than 300 pounds of cocaine worth $10 million seized Port of Baltimore, report In the largest ever cocaine seizure at the Port of Baltimore, more than 300 pounds of cocaine was found hidden inside a shipping container. Veuer’s Nick Cardona has that story.        ...
17:34, 06/26/2019

Money laundering? Man finds cocaine in washing powder box in Brazil shop São Paulo police find estimated 50kg of drug after tipoff from supermarket customer When São Paulo police found an estimated 50kg of cocaine paste hidden in boxes of soap powder that unwitting customers had bought in a neighbourhood supermarket, they were the first to crack a joke.“Cleaning the stre...
16:34, 07/16/2019

$1 billion worth of cocaine seized in record Philadelphia bust, feds say Members of the ship's crew face federal charges after a record 16.5-ton cocaine bust in Philadelphia.        ...
02:00, 06/19/2019

Seized ship with $1.3B in cocaine aboard reportedly owned by JPMorgan Chase A ship with more than $1 billion in cocaine aboard -- that was seized in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July -- is owned by financial giant JPMorgan Chase, according to a report....
15:00, 07/11/2019

Colombia leader hits out at 'hypocrisy' of middle-class cocaine users Iván Duque decries social acceptability of drug that inflicts environmental and social damage on producersMiddle-class cocaine users are inconsistent hypocrites if they fail to recognise the environmental and social damage their drug use is inflicting on producer countries, the Colombian president h...
14:17, 06/18/2019

Man describes trying to stop synagogue gunman Oscar Stewart says he pursued the gunman who killed one person and wounded three more in a synagogue near San Diego, California on Saturday. Stewart told KGTV in San Diego that he was taking part in services on Saturday when he heard gunfire. (April 29)        ...
16:51, 04/29/2019

Coach who stopped gunman: I was there to save him Keanon Lowe, head football coach at Parkrose High School in Portland, Oregon, says he lunged for the gun when he saw an armed student in a classroom on Friday. Angel Granados-Diaz, 19, pleaded not guilty to multiple charges on Friday. (May 21)        ...
19:00, 05/21/2019

Philadelphia police in standoff with gunman Several Philadelphia police officers have been injured in an active shooter situation, Sgt. Eric Gripp tweeted Wednesday afternoon.        ...
07:00, 08/15/2019

Philadelphia gunman in custody after standoff A gunman who opened fire on police Wednesday as they were serving a drug warrant in Philadelphia, wounding six officers is in police custody, after a long standoff.        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Correction: Gunman Tackled story In a story May 18 about a student who brought a gun to a school in Portland, Oregon, The Associated Press based on information from police reported erroneously the name of a person authorities say was tackled after bringing the weapon into a classroom....
00:00, 05/21/2019

Dayton shooting, chaos captured on surveillance video as officers seen racing towards gunfire Authorities in Dayton, Ohio can be seen racing into action in surveillance video that shows the chaotic moments when a gunman behind the shooting that left nine dead opened fire early Sunday in a neighborhood full of bars and restaurants, sending people scrambling for cover. ...
04:34, 08/06/2019

Video shows moment cops kill Connor Betts during Dayton massacre Heart-stopping video captures the moment hero cops shoot and kill Connor Betts during his murderous rampage in Dayton, Ohio — with him collapsing just steps from the front door of a packed bar. Surveillance footage shows dozens of joyful revelers, some hugging warmly, forced to suddenly flee f...
14:34, 08/05/2019

Feds charge Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ friend in wake of massacre A friend of Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts was hit with federal charges for helping the killer buy body armor, a 100-round magazine and other weapons parts ahead of the deadly attack, according to officials and reports. Federal prosecutors announced Monday they would unseal a new indictment agains...
20:34, 08/12/2019

Connor Betts had pocketful of mental health care receipts on him during Dayton massacre Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts had a pocketful of receipts on him during his massacre — which were reportedly for mental health services that he had received. The receipts were for $50 payments that Betts, 24, allegedly made for counseling and other services back in April and June, according to th...
13:00, 08/16/2019

Lady Gaga to fund 162 classrooms in Dayton, El Paso and Gilroy following mass shootings Lady Gaga is funding classrooms in Dayton, Ohio; El Paso, Texas and Gilroy, California after mass shootings occurred in the cities.        ...
23:51, 08/10/2019

President Trump Picks Twitter Fights After Consoling Dayton Shooting Victims Just a few hours after President Donald Trump visited with first-responders and people wounded in a shooting that claimed nine lives in Dayton, Ohio, he lashed out at the city’s mayor and Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown, claiming they “misrepresented” what happened during the trip. Confus...
03:00, 08/08/2019

‘We don’t want him here’: Trump to face protests and skepticism as he visits El Paso and Dayton after mass shootings The open repudiation of a visiting president in the aftermath of a mass tragedy was striking Tuesday as a growing chorus of critics made clear that Trump would not be universally welcome during a pair of condolence visits that will take Air Force One from the Rust Belt to the Southern border....
02:34, 08/07/2019

Lady Gaga donating school supplies to the communities of El Paso, Dayton, and Gilroy In the wake of last week’s mass shootings in Gilroy, California; El Paso, Texas; and Dayton (not Toledo), Ohio, Lady Gaga has announced that she will be donating to classrooms in those three areas. MTV News reports that she posted on Facebook that she’ll be partnering with DonorsChoose.org and her o...
01:17, 08/13/2019

Friend of Dayton shooter bought body armor, weapon accessories used in attack A friend of Dayton shooter Connor Betts bought equipment that he later used during the shooting that killed nine people, federal authorities said Monday....
23:17, 08/12/2019

Trump orders flags be flown at half-staff for victims of El Paso, Dayton President Trump ordered that American flags at the White House and government buildings be flown at half-mast in memory of the victims of the mass shootings over the weekend in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio....
21:51, 08/04/2019

Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts slaughtered own sister during rampage: officials The Dayton mass shooting gunman’s sister and her boyfriend were among the nine victims killed in the slaughter, officials revealed Sunday. Megan Betts, 22, was shot dead when her brother, 24-year-old Connor Betts, opened fire on a crowded street in the Ohio city lined with bars and restaurants...
21:51, 08/04/2019

Dayton shooter was armed counter-protester at KKK rally earlier this year: report Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts was reportedly spotted carrying a gun and protesting at a Ku Klux Klan rally earlier this year. The 24-year-old was among the 500 to 600 counter-protesters who attended the May 25 event in opposition of the KKK, according to the Dayton Daily News. He spoke briefly wi...
05:00, 08/07/2019

Inside the dark thoughts and far-left leanings of Dayton shooter Connor Betts Dayton killer Connor Betts’ online footprint provided a glimpse Tuesday into his dark thoughts and far-left political leanings — even as investigators worked to pin down a concrete motive for the massacre. “Millenials have a message for the Joe Biden generation: hurry up and die,” read a message ret...
05:00, 08/07/2019

Spanish police bust crime ring that smuggled cocaine-laced plastic Police in Spain said they arrested 12 people on Wednesday in connection to a cocaine-smuggling ring that mixed the drug with industrial plastic pellets in a bid to avoid detection....
23:00, 05/30/2019

Spanish police smash drug ring smuggling cocaine-infused plastic Police in Spain have arrested 12 members of a crime ring which smuggled cocaine-infused plastic products from Colombia before extracting the drug at three specialized laboratories....
17:17, 05/30/2019

Rampant cocaine use among Navy SEALs revealed as another unit sent home from Iraq for drinking The revelation of rampant cocaine abuse among members of SEAL Team 10 is the latest example of bad behavior within the Navy's elite special operations forces....
05:00, 07/26/2019

Video shows dramatic jump by Guardsmen onto vessel laden with cocaine: officials The U.S. Coast Guard released dramatic video Thursday of service members jumping onto a moving drug smuggling vessel carrying about 17,000 pounds of cocaine, with an estimated street value of $232 million, according to a spokesman with the military branch....
05:17, 07/12/2019

Feds seize over 16 tons of cocaine worth $1 billion in Philadelphia shipping port One of the largest drug busts happened in a Philadelphia shipping yard where federal officials captured roughly $1 billion worth of cocaine.        ...
17:34, 06/19/2019

German customs seize 4.5 tons of cocaine disguised as soybeans, worth $1.1 billion German customs announced they have confiscated a record-high 4.5 tons (nearly 5 U.S. tons) of cocaine in a container shipped from Uruguay after suspicions arose Friday—a haul with an estimated street value of  almost 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion)....
08:17, 08/03/2019

Florida man wearing ‘COKE’ t-shirt arrested for selling crack cocaine: police A Florida ex-convict was wearing a shirt emblazoned with the word “COKE” while selling crack cocaine to an undercover agent last week, an arrest affidavit said....
07:34, 06/12/2019

Mother-of-three teacher, 42, died after swallowing $75 bag of cocaine in first class lounge before flight to Dubai A mother-of-three accidentally killed herself when she swallowed a bag of cocaine in a first class airport lounge whilst waiting to fly home to Dubai....
19:17, 06/04/2019

Drug suspects stuck in cocaine-filled shipping container call police on themselves As Belgium experienced its hottest day on record on Wednesday, two men found themselves in a sticky situation -- trapped in a shipping container full of cocaine, the men became so hot that they called the police on themselves....
13:51, 07/26/2019

Ex-Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden arrested for cocaine possession last month in New Jersey Former Mets pitcher Dwight "Doc" Gooden was arrested last month in New Jersey for cocaine possession, according to criminal complaint.       ...
06:00, 07/13/2019

Watch: Suspected smugglers frantically toss cocaine overboard as agents close in A gang of suspected drug smugglers were caught on video speeding through the Pacific Ocean on a fast boat — dumping giant bales of cocaine off the side of their vessel — as Coast Guard agents close in on them. Aerial footage released by US officials last week shows the July 18 encounter,...
00:17, 07/27/2019

Drug smugglers get trapped in shipping container full of cocaine, call police If only they had a fan to blow instead of cocaine. Two Belgium drug traffickers were forced to call police on themselves Wednesday, the hottest day recorded in the country, when they became locked in a shipping container full of cocaine, the Telegraph reported. With 102-degree highs in Antwerp, the ...
00:17, 07/27/2019

Esteemed CUNY prof quits after allegations of cocaine binges and out-of-control parties A star Hunter College psychology professor and sex and drug researcher is accused of snorting cocaine at school events and throwing annual bashes that grew from low-key pizza parties into binge-drinking and go-go-boy bacchanals, according to sources and official documents....
04:17, 07/14/2019

Georgia Southern QB Has Charges Dropped After Cops Mistook Bird Poop For Cocaine Georgia Southern starting QB Shai Werts was charged on July 31 for misdemeanor cocaine possession after cops in Saluda County, South Carolina pulled him over for speeding and then tested a white substance on the hood of his car. If you’re wondering why anyone would have cocaine on the hood of their ...
22:51, 08/09/2019

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia port and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area’s history, authorities said Tuesday. The large haul of coke — with a street value of approximately $1 billion — was seized from a l...
02:51, 06/19/2019

Sacramento cop shot by gunman in possible ambush: report A police officer in Sacramento, Calif., was badly injured in a shooting Wednesday evening while responding to a domestic violence call and local reports indicate she was the victim of an ambush....
10:17, 06/20/2019

Gunman opens fire at graduation party The shooting is one of numerous homicides that occurred amid a rash of gunfire around the city that also wounded a number of other people throughout the weekend.        ...
15:34, 06/17/2019

Motel gunman 'was hunting for one person' when he killed 4 A gunman who shot four people dead in locations around Darwin is thought to have been looking for a particular person when he went on his killing spree....
14:34, 06/05/2019

Half-naked gunman shoots man in jaw after argument A man was grazed by a bullet inside an East Harlem apartment building Wednesday morning following an argument with the nearly naked gunman — who only had his underwear on, police said. The 20-year-old and the shooter — who was wearing only his skivvies, according to a 911 caller — were fighting insi...
17:34, 07/17/2019

El Paso gunman Patrick Crusius being kept from other inmates The man accused of slaughtering 22 people at a Walmart in El Paso is being kept in a single cell — away from other inmates, according to officials. Patrick Crusius, 21, allegedly targeted “Mexicans” during his Aug. 3 rampage and a number of the inmates at the El Paso County Jail, where h...
09:52, 08/14/2019

Gunman opens fire at US garlic festival At least three people have reportedly been killed in a shooting at a major food festival in California. Police say the suspected gunman has been shot dead....
18:51, 07/29/2019

Did gunman’s ‘silencer’ make a difference in the carnage? The shooter who killed 12 people in a government office building in Virginia Beach used a firearm equipped with a suppressor that muffles the sound of gunfire. It’s the nightmare scenario that gun-control advocates have warned about amid efforts to ease restrictions on buying the devices. They...
01:17, 06/02/2019

Photographer recounts facing Dallas gunman DALLAS (AP) — Waiting outside a federal courthouse, photographer Tom Fox took in Dallas’ 8 a.m. bustle. People dressed for work got out of cars. A homeless man danced on a street pole. But when what initially sounded like a truck backfiring clarified into gunshots, the routine assignment for a...
02:34, 06/19/2019

2 injured after gunman opens fire on car in Brooklyn Two people were hurt early Saturday when a gunman began shooting at them as they sat in their car in Brooklyn, police said. The pair, a 28-year-old woman and 29-year-old man, were parked on Avenue N near E 94th Street in Canarsie just before 6:00 a.m. when a man opened fire, striking the man in......
00:00, 06/30/2019

Gunman told 911 ‘I just shot up a synagogue’ after attack SAN DIEGO (AP) — Prosecutors say a gunman who killed a woman and wounded three at a Southern California synagogue called 911 as he sped away in his car and said “I just shot up a synagogue” because “the Jewish people are destroying the white race.” The chilling revelations we...
07:51, 05/10/2019

Why hasn't the El Paso gunman been seen in court? Three days after a horrific massacre at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas killed 22 people, the accused gunman Patrick Crusius still has not been arraigned.        ...
00:34, 08/07/2019

Trump accuses Sherrod Brown, Dayton mayor of 'misrepresenting' his visit with shooting victims President Trump blasted Ohio Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown and Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley on Wednesday after he visited with victims of the weekend's shooting massacre in Dayton, accusing the politicians of "misrepresenting what took place inside of the hospital."...
00:00, 08/08/2019

Dayton mass shooter made ‘hit-lists’ of classmates he wanted to torture and kill: reports The Dayton mass shooting suspect was reportedly kicked out of high school for making “hit-lists” of students who he wanted to rape, kill and skin their bodies. Connor Betts, 24, allegedly wrote the lists down on a bathroom room wall and in a notebook, which was recovered by school officials. He was ...
13:00, 08/05/2019

Country singer Kacey Musgraves calls for gun control following Dayton, El Paso mass shootings Kacey Musgraves called for Donald Trump and Sen. Mitch McConnell to pass gun control measures following the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, this weekend....
21:00, 08/06/2019

Trump Chooses Visit With Dayton Shooting Victims as Perfect Moment to Start a New Feud President Trump went to Dayton, OH, on Wednesday to visit people affected by this weekend’s mass shooting. Somehow, it has all turned into a giant mess....
11:34, 08/08/2019

How an early Biden crime bill created the sentencing disparity for crack and cocaine trafficking The 1986 law including the “100-1” provision passed with overwhelming support. Biden later disavowed the measure, which came to be viewed as one of the most racially slanted federal sentencing policies....
08:51, 07/29/2019

Georgia Southern’s Shai Werts arrested in bizarre cocaine-bird poop case A college quarterback claims a white substance on his car that tested positive for cocaine is actually bird poop. Shai Werts, a junior at Georgia Southern, was arrested on July 31 after being pulled over for driving 80 mph and having a white powder on the hood of his Dodge Charger test positive for ...
22:00, 08/06/2019

The Coast Guard's newest cutter busted a 'narco sub' with 2,100 pounds of cocaine before even getting to home port The Coast Guard's newest cutter busted 2,100 pounds of cocaine before it even got to its home portNOW WATCH: Heart-pounding video shows a badass Coast Guardsman running down a narco-sub loaded with cocaine and pounding on the hatchSee Also:10 new cars that will lose the least amount of value in 5 ye...
11:34, 08/12/2019

Exclusive: America’s drug czar tours region where surge of cocaine and meth arrive into US MCALLEN, TEXAS – America's drug czar, touring a border area beset by increased shipments of illegal drugs, told FOX News in an exclusive interview Wednesday that officials there were stretched so thin they "have no ability to really focus in on the core mission."...
19:34, 07/10/2019

Brazilian airman on Bolsonaro's trip to G20 summit caught with 86 pounds of cocaine aboard plane A member of Brazil’s Air Force who was set to join President Jair Bolsonaro on his trip to Japan for this week’s G20 summit was arrested Tuesday after Spanish police found 86 pounds of cocaine in his luggage, officials said....
14:17, 06/27/2019

Suspected cocaine smugglers spotted throwing large bags from high-speed boat Suspected cocaine smugglers were seen throwing large bags from a high-speed boat in international waters near the West Coast.        ...
20:00, 07/26/2019

Coast Guard seizes estimated $569 million worth of cocaine, marijuana on high seas Vice President Mike Pence was on hand as 39,000 pounds of cocaine and 933 pounds of marijuana were seized.        ...
06:17, 07/12/2019

Italian Mafia Boss "Cocaine King" Flees Uruguay Jail Through Hole In Roof Italian mafia boss Rocco Morabito on Monday led a brazen jailbreak in the center of Uruguay's capital, setting off a giant manhunt and infuriating the Italian government, which was awaiting his......
06:17, 06/25/2019

Made in Chelsea sisters Lucy and Tiffany Watson anger Opera star with plans to serve alcohol at vegan restaurant on Sunday mornings Two Made In Chelsea sisters have enraged one of Britain's most distinguished opera stars with plans to serve alcohol on Sunday mornings at their vegan restaurant....
12:34, 05/08/2019

Gunman in Virginia Beach put in 2-week notice before shooting The gunman in Friday's mass shooting in Virginia Beach had filed to leave his job before opening fire on his workplace, city officials said on Sunday....
18:51, 06/02/2019

| 12 dead after gunman fires 'indiscriminately' in US government complex A municipal employee has sprayed gunfire "indiscriminately" in a government building complex in the US state of Virginia, police say, killing 12 people and wounding four in the latest mass shooting to rock the country....
12:00, 06/01/2019

Suspected New Zealand mosque gunman pleads not guilty Brenton Tarrant is the first to be charged under the country’s anti-terrorism law. The judge said he is fit to stand trial in the attacks that claimed 51 lives....
01:17, 06/14/2019

Man killed by masked gunman who used anti-gay slur: cops A Georgia man was fatally shot and robbed by a gunman who called him an anti-gay slur while demanding his bag, police and witnesses said. Ronald Trey Peters, 28, of Decatur, was gunned down on his way to work early Tuesday and is believed to be the victim of a “hate motivated” crime, DeKalb County.....
20:34, 06/07/2019

Virginia Gunman "Was In Good Standing" With His Employer, Says Official Virginia Beach Shooting: Officials trying to learn what prompted a city engineer to kill 12 people in Virginia Beach before he was shot dead by police said on Sunday investigators were examining......
03:34, 06/03/2019

The Latest: LA-area gunman who set fire to home killed The Latest on a standoff with a gunman near Los Angeles (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Authorities have shot and killed a gunman who held authorities at bay for hours in a bizarre standoff during which he set a home on fire and threw fireworks at officers....
07:17, 06/07/2019

Student who attacked gunman given hero's send-off Two days after police say Riley Howell acted heroically when giving his life to stop a gunman in his UNCC classroom, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officers escorted his body from a Charlotte mortuary to his hometown of Waynesville, North Carolina. (May 2)        ...
21:34, 05/02/2019

Gunman surrenders in standoff that wounded 6 Philadelphia cops Philadelphia police arrested the suspected gunman who battled cops in an hours-long standoff and shootout that left six officers wounded and another injured in a car crash, authorities said. Maurice Hill, 36, was taken into custody soon after midnight after the standoff in the Nicetown-Tioga neighbo...
08:34, 08/15/2019

Three people shot by a bike-riding gunman in the Bronx Three people were shot by a man on a bicycle in the Bronx Sunday afternoon, according to police. The male suspect was riding a bicycle around 4 p.m. on East 166 Street and College Avenue in Concourse Village when he opened fire, cops said. A 17-year-old boy was shot in the left leg, a 26-year-old......
03:51, 06/24/2019

Service to remember student who charged N Carolina gunman WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A memorial service is scheduled to mark the passing of a North Carolina college student credited with saving classmates by rushing a gunman firing inside their lecture hall. A memorial is scheduled Sunday evening for 21-year-old Riley Howell, who was fatally wounded while ta...
06:51, 05/05/2019

How a Dallas Photographer Captured an Image of a Gunman Mid-Attack “Was I in the right place at the wrong time, or was I in the wrong place at the right time?” the photojournalist, Tom Fox of The Dallas Morning News, said after a man opened fire at a federal courthouse....
04:00, 06/19/2019

2 workers, gunman dead at California Ford dealership A man who had just been fired from a Northern California Ford dealership shot and killed two employees and then killed himself Tuesday evening, police and witnesses said. (June 26)        ...
12:34, 06/26/2019

El Paso shooting witness says he tried to help kids escape from gunman EL PASO (NBC NEWS) – A shopper said he tried to scoop up many children at the mall in El Paso, Texas, where a gunman opened fire Saturday at a Walmart. At least 20 people were killed, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott told reporters. The shopper, Glendon Oakley, described himself as a member of the milit...
19:34, 08/08/2019

Virginia Beach releases gunman's resignation email Virginia Beach officials on Monday released a resignation email sent by the gunman in a mass shooting at the city's municipal center that killed 12 people....
05:34, 06/04/2019

Officer, gunman killed in California highway shootout A California Highway Patrol officer was killed and two other officers were wounded in a shootout Monday with a man who opened fire after being pulled over by police....
21:53, 08/13/2019

Gunman's resignation email gave no hint of bloodshed to come A city official in Virginia Beach says the resignation email the gunman sent hours before the shooting at a municipal building was brief, unremarkable and didn't contain anything that foreshadowed the upcoming violence that would kill 12 people....
02:00, 06/04/2019

Virginia gunman’s resignation letter sent hours before shooting "I want to officially put in my (2) weeks' notice to vacant (sic) my position of Engineer III with the City of Virginia Beach," Craddock wrote on May 31, per the email released Monday titled “DeWayne’s (2) Week Notice.”...
01:51, 06/04/2019

Report: Illinois gunman vowed to kill others if he was fired A report on the February shooting at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant found that the man who killed five people after he was fired told another employee that if he lost his job he would kill other workers and "blow police up."...
17:17, 04/29/2019

4 dead, including gunman, after Atlanta-area shooting Georgia authorities are investigating a triple homicide in the Atlanta area late Tuesday that ended with the gunman killing himself, investigators said....
19:34, 08/07/2019

Official: Gunman's resignation email had no sign of shooting A city official in Virginia Beach says the resignation email the gunman sent hours before the shooting at a municipal building was brief, unremarkable and didn't contain anything that foreshadowed the upcoming violence that would kill 12 people....
16:51, 06/03/2019

Four dead after gunman goes on 12-hour 'violent spree' in Los Angeles Police have arrested suspect who fatally shot his father, brother and two others in the San Fernando ValleyA man fatally shot his father, brother and two others on Thursday during a 12-hour rampage in Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley, eluding an intense manhunt until plainclothes officers arrested h...
12:51, 07/26/2019

Virginia Gunman Who Killed 12, Stayed Up At Odd Hours, Say His Neighbours Virginia Beach Shooting: Police in Virginia searched Saturday for the reason why a city engineer fired indiscriminately on his workplace colleagues, turning a municipal building into a war zone as he......
12:51, 06/02/2019

6 suspects, including gunman, arrested in Ortiz shooting Dominican prosecutors say witnesses and security camera footage indicate a new level of sophistication in the attack on former Red Sox star David Ortiz...
00:17, 06/13/2019

2 men shot by gunman on bicycle near Central Park: cops Two men were injured when a gunman on a bicycle opened fire near Central Park, police said Sunday. The men, 42 and 43, were sitting on a park bench on Central Park North near 5th Ave at about 11:45 p.m. Saturday when a man rode up on a bicycle, officials said. The cyclist fired off......
17:51, 07/07/2019

1 Injured After Gunman Goes On Shooting Spree At Mosque In Norway A gunman armed with multiple weapons opened fire in a mosque near the Norwegian capital Oslo on Saturday, injuring one person before being overpowered by an elderly worshipper, police and witnesses......
08:51, 08/11/2019

California garlic festival gunman was ‘kind of a loner’: FBI Officials say a 19-year-old gunman used a rifle he legally bought in Nevada and illegally brought into California to kill two children and a man at a food festival before he was killed by police....
07:17, 07/31/2019

No clarity yet on motive behind Gilroy gunman's attack, investigators say Three killed in shooting at garlic festival on Sunday eveningGilroy holds vigil while state’s governor urges federal actionA gunman who opened fire on festivalgoers, killing three people – including two children – and injuring at least 12 in northern California appeared to reference a white supremac...
19:51, 07/31/2019

Man walking his dog shot and killed by gunman with rifle in Harlem A Manhattan man walking his dog on a street near his Harlem apartment was shot in the leg by a gunman with a rifle and later died of the wound, law-enforcement sources said. Winston McKay, 40, was walking his dog Milton at about 2:20 a.m. Monday near Amsterdam Avenue and West 146th Street when he......
12:17, 06/12/2019

Funeral set for Alabama police officer killed by gunman AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — A police officer killed by a gunman in Alabama is being honored with a funeral at the 9,100-seat Auburn Arena. The ceremony for Auburn police officer William Buechner is being held Friday afternoon. City offices are closed for the day, and residents are being asked to line a stre...
15:34, 05/24/2019

Gunman Kills 2 On US Highway With Assault Rifle, Escapes Texas authorities on Friday were searching for a gunman who shot and killed two men on a Houston freeway on Thursday before being chased off by a witness who opened fire at him....
05:17, 08/10/2019

6 slain at home in Croatian capital; gunman kills self Croatian authorities say a man has shot dead six people, including a 10-year-old child, in the capital Zagreb, before killing himself, in what police have described as a domestic violence case...
15:17, 08/02/2019

Suspected El Paso gunman to face death penalty The shooting that killed 20 people at a crowded El Paso shopping area will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, and could carry the death penalty.        ...
22:34, 08/05/2019

12 Dead, Including Gunman; 6 Injured After Shootout In US's Virginia A gunman went on a shooting spree at a government building complex in Virginia Beach, Virginia on Friday afternoon, killing 11 people and wounding six, police said....
01:51, 06/01/2019

The Latest: Gunman at Oregon high school was student PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of an armed person at a Portland, Oregon high school (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The Portland Police Bureau says man who entered a classroom at a Portland, Oregon, high school with a shotgun was a student there. Police spokesman Sgt. Brad Yakots said F...
04:34, 05/18/2019

El Paso gunman confessed to targeting Mexicans, police say The gunman accused of opening fire at an El Paso Walmart, killing 22 people, confessed to authorities that he had been targeting Mexicans, authorities say.        ...
22:51, 08/09/2019

Gunman Killed Sister, 8 Others In Second US Mass Shooting In 24 Hours In the hours before the mass shooting here, Connor and Megan Betts, brother and sister, drove the family's 2007 Corolla together to this city's historic Oregon District, an area alive on a summer......
08:17, 08/05/2019