Category: US

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The Economic Impact of Drug Abuse

(TFC) – Many are the ravages hard drugs have put society through. From America’s affair with heroin in the 1970s, to crack cocaine’s tragic spate in poor neighborhoods during the 1980s, to the ecstasy affliction of the 1990s and into today’s…

Sessions, Coats Push For US Government Surveillance Powers to Become Permanent

United States (Sputnik) – US Attorney General Sessions and National Intelligence Director Coats seek to permanently renew a US surveillance law. US Attorney General Jeff Sessions and National Intelligence Director Daniel Coats want the US Congress to permanently empower the federal government to carry out warrantless surveillance of foreign…