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  • The undersea and the ecstasy: MDMA leaves octopuses loved up

    Normally antisocial sea creature becomes friendly and tactile after being given the drug, scientists say What happens when you give an octopus MDMA? It sounds like a question that might flit through the meandering mind of someone who had been...
  1. The undersea and the ecstasy: MDMA leaves octopuses loved up

    Normally antisocial sea creature becomes friendly and tactile after being given the drug, scientists say What happens when you give an octopus MDMA? It sounds like a question that might flit through the meandering mind of someone who had been dabbling in psychedelics. But now the matter has become the focus of an unlikely-sounding scientific experiment to uncover the ancient origins of social behaviour. By showing that the normally antisocial sea creature became friendly and tactile after...
  2. Man stabbed in the neck with a champagne flute by one-eyed father

    A young man bled to death after he was stabbed in the neck with a champagne flute by a one-eyed father at a cocktail bar in Lancashire, a court has heard. Jason Taylor, 23, was enjoying a night out with his girlfriend when he was suddenly grabbed by 44-year old Jack Costello moments after the victim had a brief exchange of words with another man at the bar, it was said. Costello initially put his left arm around Mr Taylor’s neck as if to speak to him but then bit down on the victim’s ear...
  3. Beer deliveryman talks man out of jumping off bridge by offering 12-pack

    Jason Gaebel and Kwame Anderson don't usually cross the bridge over Interstate 94 in St. Paul, Minn. But this Wednesday morning, for no reason in particular, the beer deliverymen decided to take a different route, they told local news stations. After dropping off a shipment of beer at a sports bar nearby, Gaebel steered the truck onto the bridge, crossing over the busy highway below. Then, they spotted a man standing on the bridge's ledge on the other side of the fence. "Bro, you alright?"...
  4. Spanish driver tests positive for every single drug in the test

    A driver in Carcastillo, Spain, tested positive for every single drug in the test, police have confirmed. The man tested positive for every drug police could test him for.Spanish police said the driver tested positive for every drug they could test for, after a call on Saturday from a neighbour showed concern over people getting in a car while under the influence of alcohol. Police arrived at the scene to find six people in a vehicle. None of them were wearing a seatbelt and some of them...
  5. Meth addict jailed for breaking into his parents' home, stabbing dad

    Breaking into his parents Calgary home, setting the basement on fire and then repeatedly stabbing his father, who came to investigate, has helped land a city man a two-year prison term. Kyle Matthew Karas was also order to serve 3 years probation following his custody on series of offenses committed while he was high on methamphetamines. Karas, 23, pleaded guilty to charges of robbery, mischief to property, break and enter, aggravated assault, flight from police and dangerous driving in...
  6. Mice eat 500kg of marijuana; Police claim

    Argentinian officers fired after claiming mice ate half a ton of missing marijuana Eight police officers claimed mice ate the cannabis, but forensic experts explained that mice would not mistake the drug for food Eight Argentinian police officers have been dismissed after claiming that more than half a ton of marijuana which disappeared from a police warehouse had been eaten by mice. The disappearance of the drugs was discovered during an inspection of a police warehouse for impounded...
  7. Woman Accused Of Injecting Her Children With Meth And Pimping Them Out

    In Eau Claire, Wisconsin, U.S.A. one Michelle Mayer, 39 years of age, was charged with two counts of repeated sexual assault of a child-party to a crime on Thursday (03/22/18). She allegedly allowed men to systematically abuse her two young children sexually over the course of several years in return for drugs and money. The practice is said to have begun years ago when Mayer allowed different men into her mother's home. Allegedly the men would give her methamphetamine, cocaine and money for...
  8. Woman charged with battery after falling on goat

    MILTON, Fla. (WEAR) — A Pensacola woman is facing a battery charge for allegedly physically assaulting her nephew after she fell on top of a goat while intoxicated. Photo: Jan Marie Strickland Source: Santa Rosa County JailAccording to a Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office (SRCSO) arrest report, deputies responded to the 4700 block of Lynn Road in Milton on Tuesday in reference to a disturbance. Once on the scene, deputies made contact with a man who told them that his aunt, Jan Strickland,...
  9. Woman defecates in pants to hide drugs during arrest, cops say

    CORSICANA, Texas – Police say a Texas woman attempted to hide evidence during an arrest by defecating in her pants and using the feces to conceal drugs. Shannen Martin allegedly defected in her pants in an attempt to hide evidence during an arrest. (Corsicana Police Department) Officers in Corsicana, about 55 miles (88 kilometers ) south of Dallas, were investigating a report of a theft at a grocery store on Wednesday when they attempted to subdue a female suspect and take her into...
  10. Mom of 20-Year-Old Daughter Who Gouged Out Her Own Eyes While on Drugs Speaks Out

    Courtesy Katy Tompkins The mother of a 20-year-old woman who was found gouging out her own eyes while outside of a church is speaking out about how her daughter is recovering — and warning others about the dangers of illegal drugs. Kaylee Muthart frightened local residents in Anderson, South Carolina, when they found her gouging out both of her eyes with her own hands while in a drug-induced hallucination on February 6. In her delirium, the young woman fought off help from locals who...
  11. Officer’s son being robbed during pot deal outsmarts armed robber

    ROCKVILLE, Md. (ABC7) — When a Montgomery County Police officer's son was being robbed during a marijuana deal, the armed robber ended up being outsmarted by his victim. It was a midday marijuana deal near Whetstone Elementary School in Montgomery Village. The buyer, 22-year-old Eric Allie Jr. allegedly pulled out a gun, demanding cash and pot. The seller turned victim suggested they drive to his parents' Germantown home to get an ATM card. Allie casually waited in the driveway, while...
  12. Texas inmate busted while reentering prison with booze, home-cooked meals: cops

    An inmate who escaped from a federal prison was caught with booze, pre-cooked food, tobacco trying to return. (Jefferson County Sheriff's Office) An inmate who escaped from a federal prison in southeast Texas was arrested Wednesday while allegedly trying to sneak back in with snacks, alcohol, tobacco and cooked food, the Dallas Morning News reported. Joshua Randall Hansen had been serving a 27-month sentence for drug-related charges. (Jefferson County Sheriff's Office) Jefferson County...
  13. The Onion Takes on the War on Drugs

    America’s Finest News Source has taken aim at the drug war - not just once, but repeatedly. Here’s a rundown of some of The Onion’s best jabs at drugs and drug enforcement. Pharma Wars Highlighting both cartel violence and big pharma’s role in addiction in America, The Onion ran a 2013 piece titled, “Pfizer Kingpin Gunned Down in Ongoing Prescription Drug Cartel Turf War.” “In the latest of an increasingly violent series of murders linked to international prescription drug trafficking,...
  14. A drug dealer mistakenly sends a text message to a police officer

    Canada - A drug dealer mistakenly sends a text message to a police officer It's best to make sure you always have the correct number. Talk to a British Columbia drug dealer who accidentally sent a text message to a police officer, offering him a variety of illicit substances. He is now in danger of finding himself behind the bars. PHOTO REUTERS / ARCHIVES According to the Vancouver Sun, Joshua Vos, 25, pleaded guilty earlier this week to two counts of trafficking a controlled substance...
  15. Woman caught smuggling vodka into sporting event inside salami sandwich

    What's the most creative way you've ever tried to sneak alcohol into a venue? One woman decided that, instead of packing simply salami, she'd bring a vodka sandwich to the track...
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