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Iran's Drug Policy: Hypocrisy in Action

Chris DeVito | Posted 09.18.2012 | World
Chris DeVito

Iran sees much of the world's heroin supply travel through its territory. However, Iran isn't simply a transit point. By most estimates the country has one of the highest rates of heroin and opium addiction in the world.

WATCH: With Every Strikeout, MLB Players Donate To Fight Child Trafficking

Posted 04.12.2012 | Impact

Opening day for some Major League Baseball players proved to be more unifying than it was competitive. Several big leaguers are starting their sea...

United Nations: Corruption Forces Afghans To Pay Billions In Bribes

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Half of all Afghan adults paid at least one bribe to a public official over the course of a year to cut through red tape or get help wi...