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'Weaponized Marijuana' Is Allegedly The New Scary Drug In New York City

Reuters | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.04.2015 | Crime

It gives users super human strength, makes them impervious to pain and can be bought for as little as $2 across New York. It can also kill, police say...

How To Make Spicy Indian Mango Pickles At Home

Food52 | Posted 11.09.2014 | Taste
Food52

This recipe is one of my favorite ways to prepare a spicy mango pickle that makes a great accompaniment to any Indian dish.

Spicing up the Travel Bag

2BoomerBabes | Posted 10.05.2014 | Travel
2BoomerBabes

An awesome husband/wife/nomad duo, Ethne and Philippe de Vienne who call themselves the Spice Trekkers, saved the day and our travel plans.

Why We Suffer Through The Pain Of Spicy Foods

Posted 03.17.2014 | Taste

It usually means you're just tougher.

23 Times Cumin Made Everything Better

The Huffington Post | Taste Editors | Posted 03.10.2014 | Taste

Cumin, we ♥ you.

Meatless Monday: Spice Me Up for Christmas

Ellen Kanner | Posted 02.22.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

If the idea of anything other than a white Christmas seems strange, spend Christmas in the islands -- they love it there, decorating lavishly, yet tro...

More Than 200 Sickened By Synthetic Pot In Colorado

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

DENVER (AP) — Synthetic marijuana is believed to have sickened 221 people in Colorado during a monthlong outbreak this year, according to a federal ...

Fake Pot Popular Among Teens May Cause Stroke

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

A synthetic marijuana popular among teens may cause strokes, a University of Southern Florida study found. USF Neurologists published news of the p...

13 Things You Didn't Know About Old Bay

Thrillist | Posted 11.01.2013 | Taste
Thrillist

For Marylanders, the only thing more patriotic than the cast of The Wire eating crabs with the state dinosaur is a can of Old Bay.

Horrifying New Drugs! Does New Zealand's New Synthetic Drug Law Offer a Safer Way Forward?

Eric E. Sterling | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Eric E. Sterling

As a tool to protect the public from the risks of drugs not being used for medical purposes, the prohibition model has not worked well -- for old drugs or new ones. However, the nation of New Zealand is now trying a different approach.

Big Guilty Verdict Bad News For Synthetic Drug Dealers

AP | STEVE KARNOWSKI | Posted 10.08.2013 | Crime

MINNEAPOLIS -- MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota head shop owner was convicted Monday of almost all counts against him in a closely watched federal cas...

Mother Sues Over Teen's Death From Synthetic Marijuana

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.23.2013 | Crime

Nicholas Colbert was only 19 years old when he died in his home in 2011, after smoking a synthetic marijuana substance called "Mr. Smiley." Now Col...

Andrea Rael

What Is 'Synthetic Marijuana'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Much like Frankenstein's monster, synthetic marijuana was created in a lab and resulted in a perversion of its original subject: the effects of THC, t...

3 Deaths May Be Tied To Synthetic Marijuana

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics

Three deaths in Colorado are being investigated for possible ties to synthetic marijuana that also sent about 75 people to hospitals in the area begin...

Should Synthetic Marijuana Be Banned In States Where Real Pot Is Legal?

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

In the past two weeks, emergency room doctors at the University of Colorado Hospital have treated a steady stream of more than 20 very ill patients fo...

Experts: State's Drug Ban A Success

Sun Sentinel | Susannah Bryan | Posted 10.05.2013 | Miami

Alarmed by reports of kids and adults getting sick on synthetic drugs, South Florida declared war on the manmade weed and psychoactive bath salts bein...

The Serious Consequences Of Synthetic Marijuana Usage

The 420 Times | Posted 09.02.2013 | Los Angeles
The 420 Times

Synthetic marijuana has unfortunately become increasingly popular with preteens, teens and other age groups across the United States. What makes this ...

Biggest Designer Drugs Crackdown Rounds Up Spice, Bath Salts

Reuters | Posted 06.27.2013 | Crime

U.S. authorities is carrying out their biggest sweep against designer synthetic drugs this week, cracking down on potentially dangerous herbal blends ...

Legal Drug Sent Teen Drooling, Incoherent To The Hospital

Posted 05.12.2013 | Los Angeles

More and more Southern Californians are turning to a dangerous new drug, and parents are livid that it remains legal even as it sends teens to the hos...

The Neck Bones' Condiment Hall of Fame: Pickapeppa Sauce

Brian Silverman | Posted 05.09.2013 | Taste
Brian Silverman

A recipe with Pickapeppa, a hall-of-fame condiment.

WATCH: Anti-Drug Youth Gang Attacks Russian Dealer

AP | MANSUR MIROVALEV | Posted 04.25.2013 | World

MOSCOW -- Two men in their early twenties lie face down in the snow, hands tied behind their backs, heads doused with dark red paint. A dozen young me...

The Perfect Hangover Meal

The Foodcommander | Posted 03.04.2013 | Taste
The Foodcommander

For a truly enlightened hangover meal, treat yourself to a perky, spicy hot broth with Asian pantry condiments.

7 Rethought and Refreshed Recipes for Your Next Home-Cooked Meal (SLIDESHOW)

Posted 09.26.2012 | Home

On the dining table that sits the home-cooked meal there are plenty of heartwarming—and stomach-filling—connotations (nostalgia, family) as well a...

Lucia Graves

Trade Group: Don't Sell 'Bath Salts' At Convenience Store Convention

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 09.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vendors attending the National Association of Convenience Stores' trade show in Las Vegas next month should leave their synthetic drugs ...

The Faithful Shopper: Gluten-Free Goodies

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.30.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

These days, gluten-free baked goods and pastas can't be distinguished from their wheat-based brethren. We've come a long way from the days of rice cakes and dried fake bread! Visit these bakeries, restaurants and shops and feast!