Relentless war has already shattered much of Syria's legal agricultural economy.
Aggressive police take hundreds of millions of dollars from motorists not charged with crimes
The author of the book 'Tripping With Allah' puts his Islamic identity in conversation with psychedelic drug use, and American culture.
The chief compliance officer of Britain’s HSBC Tuesday said he was stepping down from that position after an investigation found that lax controls at the international bank allowed Mexican drug cartels to launder billions of dollars through its U.S. operation and other illicit transactions.
A newspaper in Mexico's violent city of Nuevo Laredo announced on Wednesday it will end coverage of drug-related bloodshed, one day after grenades damaged its offices for the second time this year.
Authorities struggled Monday to identify 49 bodies without heads, hands or feet to gain clues into the latest in a series of massacres from an escalating war between Mexico’s two dominant drug cartels, with increasing evidence that innocents are being pulled into the bloodbath along with gang rivals.
New York Magazine reports that 1,618 delayed-notice search warrants were issued in relation to drugs and related activity, and only 15 related to terrorism.
Terror digs ever-deeper into the lives of citizens as drug gangs prosper in a culture of impunity
High-strength marijuana plants have been found just yards from the luxury home of slain terror chief Osama Bin Laden.
Linking drug use to al-Qaida: Stephen Harper has invited world leaders to a special session of this month's G8 summit on the 'destabilizing impact of drug trafficking and terrorist bases in the African region'.