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Border Patrol agents bust man who hid 67 pounds of marijuana in a casket

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When we most recently checked in on the U.S. Border Patrol, agents were dismantling a surprisingly robust catapult mounted to the border fence that drug smugglers were using to hurl bundles of marijuana from Mexico into the town ofDouglas, Arizona. On Sunday,the Border Patrol announced it had busted a 28-year-old U.S. citizen who allegedly was […]


Our 9 Favorite Feature Stories This Week: Americana, Marijuana, And Men’s Rights

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This week for BuzzFeed News, Adam Serwer and Katie J.M. Baker unravel the conflicting history and messages of men’s rights leader Paul Elam. Read that and these other great stories from BuzzFeed News and around the web. 1. How Men’s Rights Leader Paul Elam Turned Being a Deadbeat Dad Into a Moneymaking Movement — BuzzFeed […]


Tragedy Strikes California Teen Who Just Wanted To Have A Good Time. Wow.

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California teenager Connor Eckhardt slipped into a coma after taking one drag, or “hit,” of synthetic marijuana. The drug, which is sold under brand names like K2 and Spice, and can be purchased online and in various shops, though its sale is illegal in California. After inhaling the chemically-sprayed herbs, oxygen supply was cut off […]