Was Kanye West’s breakdown the result of opioid addiction?

Was Kanye West’s breakdown the result of opioid addiction?

Kanye West was hospitalized for an alleged nervous breakdown in 2016, but there may be more to his struggles than that. West, 40, reportedly told Hot 97 host Ebro Darden that he was suffering from opioid addiction at the time. Darden claimed on Hot 97’s “Ebro…

Defense blocked from alleging Cosby accuser abused drugs

Defense blocked from alleging Cosby accuser abused drugs

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Bill Cosby‘s defense attorneys were barred Friday from introducing evidence that the comedian’s main accuser was addicted to magic mushrooms and dreamed of being a millionaire when she moved to America. Lead attorney Tom Mesereau says his team had…

CCTV captures Prince's final hours as haunting images of his Paisley Park home show bags of drugs and pile of white powder after his fentanyl death

CCTV captures Prince's final hours as haunting images of his Paisley Park home show bags of drugs and pile of white powder after his fentanyl death

The snaps show pill bottles, white powder and opiate withdrawal medication. Several pills were found – many of them not in their original pharmaceutical containers. Two of the bottles contained medicines that can be used to counter symptoms of opiate withdrawal –…

Philippines decries European Parliament’s ‘interference’

Philippines decries European Parliament’s ‘interference’

MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines decried what it said was interference in its internal affairs by the European Parliament, which urged the Southeast Asian nation in a resolution to end “extrajudicial killings” and abandon plans to reintroduce death penalty. FILE PHOTO: Philippine…

Prince didn’t know he was taking counterfeit pain pills containing fentanyl: prosecutor

Prince didn’t know he was taking counterfeit pain pills containing fentanyl: prosecutor

MINNEAPOLIS  — The prosecutor in the Minnesota county where Prince died said Thursday that no criminal charges will be filed in the musician’s death, effectively ending the state’s two-year investigation into how Prince got the fentanyl that killed him. Carver County Attorney…

6 ways to get a legal high on 4/20

6 ways to get a legal high on 4/20

For potheads the world over, April 20 — a k a “420,” the numerical cannabis-related nickname that originated as police code for “marijuana smoking in progress” — is the prime day to spark up. But those who don’t indulge needn’t be left…

Organs from drug overdoses could help transplant shortage

Organs from drug overdoses could help transplant shortage

WASHINGTON — Fatal drug overdoses are increasing organ donations and researchers reported Monday that people who receive those transplants generally fare as well as patients given organs from more traditional donors. The findings could encourage more use of organs from overdose victims….

Dan Evans will make comeback from one-year drugs ban after testing positive for cocaine at Glasgow Challenger

Dan Evans will make comeback from one-year drugs ban after testing positive for cocaine at Glasgow Challenger

Evans is eligible to play again from next Tuesday having served a 12-month ban for testing positive for the Class A drug at a tournament in Barcelona last year. Despite the British No2’s suspension for an anti-doping offence, the LTA has decided…

FDNY no longer has ‘zero tolerance’ policy for drugs

FDNY no longer has ‘zero tolerance’ policy for drugs

The FDNY’s “zero tolerance” for drug abuse has gone up in smoke. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro has quietly abandoned the department’s once-trumpeted policy calling for the firing of anyone caught using illegal or prohibited substances, The Post has learned. In the last…

Teen girl trafficked 200 miles from home and forced to sell drugs after going on date with man she met on social media

Teen girl trafficked 200 miles from home and forced to sell drugs after going on date with man she met on social media

An innocent 19-year-old woman was lured into going on a date with North London enforcer Mahad Yusuf, 21, before being driven 200 miles to Swansea where he smashed her phone and told her “she belonged to him.” The victim was physically and…

Alleged coke on doctor’s penis cost lover her life

Alleged coke on doctor’s penis cost lover her life

A woman died after her German doctor lover allegedly sprinkled cocaine on his penis before she gave him oral sex. Plastic surgeon Dr. Andreas Niederbichler, 42, was charged after the woman collapsed and died in February. The Daily Mail reported that she was…

Mum ferried cocaine across the north of England for underworld drug lord as part of £2.5m trafficking ring

Mum ferried cocaine across the north of England for underworld drug lord as part of £2.5m trafficking ring

Former Catholic high school pupil Ceri O'Hara, 36, was said to be a "vital component" in the £2.5million trafficking racket, masterminded by a Mr Big based in Yorkshire. Undercover detectives secretly tracked O’Hara and her driver Chrissie Elstob, 35, as they completed…

Revealed, the brutal El Chapo-linked female crime lord 'behind murderous drug war in Mexico's tourist hotspot Cancun'

Revealed, the brutal El Chapo-linked female crime lord 'behind murderous drug war in Mexico's tourist hotspot Cancun'

Alleged cartel kingpin Leticia Rodriguez Lara is known as Doña Lety on the streets of the party town which throngs with Brit visitors every year. Lara, 49, is said to have turned to a life of crime after years in the federal police…

Woman busted trying to smuggle $110K worth of cocaine at JFK Airport

Woman busted trying to smuggle $110K worth of cocaine at JFK Airport

U.S. Customs officials discovered a passenger at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York attempting to smuggle six pounds of cocaine hidden inside a liquor bottle. Officials reported Jamaican citizen Stefisha Miller had landed at JFK from Kingston, Jamaica’s capital, on…

Cops seize $600K, Lamborghini in massive drug ring bust

Cops seize $600K, Lamborghini in massive drug ring bust

They were living the high life — until they got busted. Cops seized nearly $600,000 in cash, a Lamborghini, four guns and roughly 22 pounds of narcotics late Tuesday when they busted a drug ring that was allegedly flooding Brooklyn and Queens…