• Neb WR Stanley Morgan Jr. arrested on pot charge in Florida

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska receiver Stanley Morgan Jr. was arrested in Florida on suspicion of felony possession of marijuana this month, but a prosecutor reduced the charge to a misdemeanor.

  • Leader of New Mexico drug trafficking ring pleads guilty

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque-area man described by prosecutors as the leader of a ring that distributed marijuana throughout New Mexico and elsewhere in the country has pleaded guilty to federal charges.

  • Mexican journalists caught in crossfire of rival cartels

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Just as each batch of the weekly newspapers was dropped off at newsstands around Culiacan, men quickly bought them up as they followed the delivery trucks along their routes.

  • Putin-backed commission launches Russian anti-doping plan

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian anti-doping commission set up by President Vladimir Putin called for new measures to claw back prize money from drug cheats and to restore trust in Russian athletes.

  • Aussie woman whose Bali drug saga gripped nation going home

    SYDNEY (AP) — She has riveted Australia for more than a decade, the everyday Aussie beach girl who somehow sparked diplomatic rows, furious protests and a media bonanza on par with America’s O.J. Simpson trial. She is so notorious Down Under that she needs no last name: She’s just Schapelle.