Over the last several days, Baltimore has raged with protests and riots over the death of Freddie Gray, who suffered a fatal spine injury while in police custody. The events have left many wondering where the roots of the anger originate and how best to address Baltimore’s ills.
Over the past few months there has been a number of concerning reports that desomorphine, a.k.a. "krokodil," a homemade alternative to heroin that is believed to have originated in Russia, may have made its way into the United States.
TORONTO — A published report says a video that appears to show Toronto mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine is being shopped around by a group of men allegedly involved in the drug trade.
There was no way to verify the video, however, which was the subject of a report on the U.S. online news site Gawker on Thursday and then became the subject of numerous stories.