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18 October 2018 9:00 PM Rapper's motion for drug charge dismissal denied

Sioux Falls — A judge in South Dakota has denied a motion to dismiss a drug charge against rapper Chief Keef. The rapper, whose legal name is Keith Cozart, was arrested in June 2017 at the Sioux Falls airport when drugs were found in his carry-on bag after he performed at the University of Sioux Falls. He later pleaded not guilty to felony and misdemeanour 27

11 October 2018 7:59 AM Armstrong takes cheeky dig at TDF winner Thomas

Cape Town - Confessed drugs cheat Lance Armstrong has taken to social media to troll Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas following the 2018 champion having his trophy stolen. Thomas is pleading with the thieves who stole his trophy, after it was stolen late last month from a cycle show in Birmingham, to return it. According to the Stuff website, in a cheeky 30

10 October 2018 8:52 AM Governments must put an end to the death penalty

Amnesty International has called on governments to put an end to the death penalty. "Prisoners under sentence of death must be treated with humanity and dignity and held in conditions that meet international human rights law and standards," the organisation said in a statement on Wednesday, which is World Day Against the Death Penalty. Amnesty International 23

07 October 2018 5:13 AM Drugs, money and gangsterism are not 'glamorous' – reformed gangsters

Growing up in communities where young people's lives are plagued by poverty, drugs and gangsterism, the youth have few role models and little motivation to rise above their circumstances. These are the words of some reformed gangsters who got caught up in the fast life of money, drugs and theft. One man, now 46, says he came from a good home and was not exposed 25

02 October 2018 4:15 PM 2 women arrested on drug charges in Cape Town

Two women were arrested for dealing and being in possession of drugs in Parow, a northern suburb of Cape Town, on Sunday night, Western Cape police said. A 31-year-old woman was arrested with 1 050 mandrax tablets with an estimated street value of R63 000. At a second location, a 28-year-old woman was arrested for the possession of 630 tablets with an estimated 40

30 September 2018 3:45 PM Italy prop Panico arrested for alleged drug trafficking

Milan - Italy international Sami Panico has been arrested for alleged "possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking," according to Italian press reports on Sunday. Gazzetta Dello Sport reported that Italian police seized 1.5kg of marijuana, 330 grams of hashish and €10 000 cash stashed in the garden of the 25-year-old's house at Torvajanica, south 21

28 September 2018 9:10 AM 'She was a mother, aunt, grandmother and friend'

"She was a mother, an aunt, a grandmother and a friend, and now she's gone." This is how residents in Westbury described the 45-year-old woman who was shot and killed during a shootout between three men in the area on Thursday. "She was someone's daughter and not a nobody. Tomorrow, that could have been me, and then?" resident La-Rochelle Williams told News24. A 10-year-old 27

19 September 2018 4:40 AM Thai police show off seizures of meth, heroin, marijuana

Thai police say they have made three large seizures of illegal drugs, including 10 million methamphetamine pills and 37kg heroin hidden under sacks of chicken manure. Police said in a statement on Tuesday that four people were arrested in the case of the drugs discovered in a pickup truck concealed between large sacks of chicken manure. In two other 38

18 September 2018 10:07 AM 4 nabbed for alleged vigilante attack on theft suspect

Four men have been charged with murder in connection with an alleged vigilante attack on a 33-year-old KwaMashu man suspected of theft, police said on Tuesday. Simphiwe Nkwanyana was attacked at his residence in K-section on September 7. "He was rescued by the members of his family who rushed him to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. A case of murder 27

17 September 2018 12:01 PM 7 people die of suspected drug overdoses at Vietnam music festival

Hanoi — Seven people have died of suspected drug overdoses during a music festival in Vietnam. The Capital Police newspaper said five other people were still in comas on Monday after overdosing at the festival on Sunday night. The music festival was held in a water park near Hanoi's city centre and attended by thousands of people. The state-run media 81