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Wes Welker (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Reports: Broncos’ Wes Welker Suspended 4 Games For Drug Use

Wes Welker is in a bad way right now. In the midst of recovering from his third concussion in 10 months, the veteran wide receiver was reportedly suspended four games by the NFL on Tuesday for violating the league’s drug policy.

09/02/2014

Randall's Island prepares for Electric Zoo Festival. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

New Safety Measures For Electric Zoo Festival At Randall’s Island

Organizers of this year’s Electric Zoo Festival on Randall’s Island are unveiling new safety measures for partygoers.

08/29/2014

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Upstate Man Charged In Connection With Overdose Death At NYC Music Festival

An upstate New York man was arrested Wednesday morning on narcotics charges in connection to the overdose death of another man at a New York City music festival, authorities said.

07/30/2014

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Police: Teen ‘Glow Parties’ Can Be Dangerous Or Even Deadly

“Glow parties” are popular among teenagers. But police said music and dancing is not all that is going on, and they have issued a warning to parents.

04/11/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Cops Bust Four In Alleged Grand Larceny Plot At New Cassel Econo Lodge

Police on Long Island have arrested four people in connection with an attempted grand larceny that took place in New Cassel on Thursday night.

04/05/2014

Darius Ghahary has been arrested on drug charges and for the drug overdose death of a Ramsey teenager. (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Upper Saddle River Father Charged In Teen’s Drug Overdose Death

According to authorities, Darius Ghahary was selling heroin, oxycodone, marijuana and MDMA – better known as Molly or ecstasy – out of his rented Upper Saddle River home.

03/10/2014

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Expert: L.I. Teens Taking Handfuls Of Drugs At Random At Parties

Authorities on Long Island are warning about the hazards of so-called “Skittles” drug parties, which seem to be gaining in popularity.

11/14/2013

The Garden State Plaza Mall is seen on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

911 Tapes From Shooting Incident Released As Garden State Plaza Mall Reopens

Wednesday morning, there was little evidence of Monday night’s shooting when authorities said 20-year-old Richard Shoop walked into the mall with a rifle, fired at random objects and then killed himself.

11/06/2013

Jeff Russ, left, and Olivia Rotondo (credit: Facebook)

Following Deaths, Electric Zoo Music Festival’s Final Day Called Off

The causes of death have not been officially determined, but the city said it appeared both involved the drug MDMA, known as ecstasy, or as molly in its powder or crystal form.

09/01/2013

Rapper Rick Ross (credit: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

City Hall Protest Takes Aim At Rapper Rick Ross’ Controversial ‘Molly’ Lyrics

Ross’ song “U.O.E.N.O. (You Ain’t Even Know It)” features the following lyrics: “Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it. I took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it.”

04/10/2013

The popular club drug Molly (credit CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Popular New Drug ‘Molly’ Could Have Lethal Side Effects

Parents may have reason for concern if they hear their children talking about “Molly.” It isn’t the name of a friend, but a common alias for a potentially dangerous drug.

03/11/2013

Andrew Schreier (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau Cops: Elmont Teen Impersonated An Officer, Charged With Menacing

Andrew Schreier was behind the wheel when he pulled alongside another car, pulled out a gold badge, and said “I’m a cop, and I’ll give you tickets,” according to Nassau County police.

02/26/2013

Craigslist Ecstasy - Photo via CBS 2

Seen At 11: Treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder With Ecstasy

What if a club drug, known for giving users a feeling of euphoria and trust, could do more than give users an illegal high?

12/12/2012