Drugs

Flying high: $200,000-worth of cocaine found shoved up nose of airplane

Flying high: $200,000-worth of cocaine found shoved up nose of airplane

Cocaine worth upwards of $200,000 and weighing 30lb (14kg) was discovered hidden in the nose of an American Airlines plane during a routine maintenance check. The flight originated in Colombia and arrived in Oklahoma after a stopover in Miami, Florida. “That’s a lot of cocaine, so we suspect cartel involvement,” Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office Spokeswoman […]

Duterte’s drug war: Death toll goes past 6,000

Duterte’s drug war: Death toll goes past 6,000

Manila, Philippines – “Ma, tulong,” Jason Babierra, 32, cried out for his mother’s help as he dragged his bullet-ridden body on the concrete pavement in the Bernabe neighbourhood of Paranaque, a Manila suburb. Those were Jason’s last words before he died, according to a witness This was two days before the Day of the Dead last […]