A THREAT to EVERYBODY: Drugs Affect People of All Backgrounds, Regardless

A THREAT TO EVERYBODY: Drugs affect people of all backgrounds, regardless
Illicit drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens and inhalants, as well as prescription pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants and sedatives used non-medically. Josephine Ford is administrator for the … Read more on Columbus Ledger-Enquirer


NYC mayor race leader wants new police chief
Lhota, who's running a television ad warning that de Blasio will usher in a return to the crime-ridden 1980s, says he wants to keep Commissioner Raymond Kelly, who has overseen a 31 percent crime drop since 2001. De Blasio wants a new leader who would … Read more on Boston Globe


Press council delivers pointless, dead obvious rulings on stories about Ford
In separate decisions released Wednesday, the Ontario Press Council cleared the Toronto Star and The Globe and Mail on charges of shoddy journalism: The Star for its report on Rob Ford's alleged crack cocaine video; and the Globe for its exhaustive but … Read more on National Post