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HuffingtonPost.Com is reporting that 17 students were arrested on drug charges on and around the school campus. The arrests come after a six-month long investigation. Read More

We all saw the heartbreaking video of actress Maia Campbell on the net. According to the clip, she was a cracked-out druggie who had been diagnosed with bi-polar/manic depression. Fast forward to 2012… Maia is back, she’s cleaned up her act and is speaking out about her past and what she’s struggling with and what […]

The Hollywood Reporter has a review of “Le Freak,” the new tell-all book from legendary producer Nile Rogers. http://www.blackamericaweb.com/?q=articles/entertainment/blak_music_month/33638

Brittany Smith was a week away from graduating from the most prestigious academic institution in the world two years ago. Today she faces accessory to…

The use of the psychedelic drug Ecstasy surged dramatically between 2004 and 2008, according to a report released Thursday by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. http://www.blackamericaweb.com/?q=articles/news/moving_america_news/27008

In the wake of tabloid pictures showing the 17-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown appearing to snort cocaine, Bobbi Kristina took to Twitter Thursday to explain. http://www.blackamericaweb.com/?q=articles/entertainment/gossip/26352

El DeBarge’s road to sobriety has hit a speed bump, as the singer has voluntarily checked himself back into rehab. DeBarge attempted to stage a comeback last year, beginning with a well-received performance at the 2010 BET Awards and the release of a new album, Second Chance. DeBarge’s record label, Geffen Records, issued a statement […]

http://www.eurweb.com/?p=82191 *In the latest UK edition of GQ magazine, Naomi Campbell opens up about her past alcohol and drug abuse issues and their effect on her life, referring to both as “an allergy” for her.  

What will drug smugglers think of next? In an industry that thrives on innovation, some enterprising Mexican marijuana runners went medieval on the border fence, using a catapult to hurl bricks of weed into Arizona, authorities say. Grainy video from the Department of Homeland Security shows three men priming the throwing arm of the mechanism. […]

Whether it’s the result of an aging population, or just one that can’t tolerate pain, a growing number of employees are going to work under the influence of prescription painkillers.  Read More:

Via Eurweb.com: The National Enquirer cites sources who say Whitney Houston spends over $300,000 a year on drugs – and friends believe she’s back in a downward spiral that will soon take her life. Her entourage recruited a drug dealer who sold her $6,000 worth of cocaine during a tour stop in Europe in June […]

Former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell was arrested in Alabama on Monday for possession of a controlled substance, which was identified as codeine syrup, the Mobile County Sheriff’s office said. Police arrested Russell, 24, at his Alabama home early Monday afternoon. He was released after posting bail, shortly after 4 p.m. The 24-year-old former LSU […]