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getty image: A doctor who saw Prince in the days before he died had prescribed the opioid painkiller oxycodone under the name of Prince’s friend to protect the musician’s privacy, according to court documents unsealed Monday that revealed nothing about how the pop superstar got the fentanyl that actually killed him. The affidavits and search […]

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During Friday's edition on NewsOne Now, Jerrold Winter, Ph.D, Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the University of New York at Buffalo spoke with Roland Martin about pain management, opioid dependence and the true meaning of addition.

U.S. comedian Arsenio Hall is suing singer Sinead O’Connor for defamation over comments she posted on Facebook accusing Hall of supplying Prince with drugs “over the decades” and of spiking her with drugs. Hall filed the lawsuit in Los Angeles on May 5 and is seeking damages of “not less than” $5 million. “Desperate, attention […]

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The discovery occurred last Sunday when agents noticed something peculiar about the tractor-trailer. After a detailed search, over a ton (3,000 lbs) of carrot-shaped packages were found mixed in with the real vegetable.

GETTY With the rising numbers of Americans using marijuana as a recreational drug, Steve Harvey cautions against it as a way of fueling creativity To…

More Americans are smoking marijuana than ever before, as the number of smokers have doubled over the last ten years. The New York Dally News reports that a…

UPDATE: Friday, October 15, 1:00 PM EST According to TMZ, Lamar Odom’s condition has improved slightly. Sources tell the entertainment website the basketball star’s heart…

Where’s the line between being supportive and being an enabler? Where’s the line between being a critic and being the cancer? Lamar Odom is an…

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It’s WTH?! Thursday on NewsOne Now, and we are taking a look at all of the insane stories trending in this week’s news. MissterRay, WE TV…

After the success of the Ice Bucket Challenge, a swarm of new internet challenges emerged such as the #EBTongueTwister (raising awareness for the Sohana Research…

Medical examiners have determined the cause of death for Bobbi Kristina Brown, but they're keeping mum on details.