Pharmacology

  1. Updated: David Henney, Veteran Dance-Music Promotion Exec, Dead at 50

    July 17, 2012 5:00 PM EDT Update: According to Henney's close friend Leslie Doyle, initial reports were incorrect: no alcohol was found in Henney's sytem and the death certificate is being changed to reflect that. She said the coroner noted an intestinal bleed, e ...

  2. Whitney Houston Drowned With Cocaine in Her System

    March 23, 2012 6:00 AM EDT Whitney Houston's death on Feb. 12 was caused by accidental drowning, heart disease and the effects of cocaine use, the L.A. County Coroner's office announced on Thursday. The just-released coroner's report states Houston was found ...

  3. Interscope Offices Used by Cocaine Ring, Federal Documents Say

    September 15, 2011 8:29 PM EDT Federal prosecutors say that the offices of Interscope Records were used by a drug-trafficking ring as a transit point for cases filled with cocaine and cash, according to a report in the Smoking Gun published Thursday. The allegation was included ...

  4. George Michael Pleads Guilty To Drug Offenses

    August 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT George Michael admitted on Tuesday (Aug. 24) that he had been under the influence of cannabis when he crashed his car into a north London shop in July. The judge at the magistrate's court who heard the 47-year-old star's guilty plea warn ...

  5. Doctors Probed By State In Michael Jackson's Death

    July 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT California's attorney general said his office has run several doctors' names and several potential aliases through its prescription drug database to aid police investigating the death of Michael Jackson. Attorney General Jerry Brown said ...

  6. President Reduces Sentence Of Fugees Producer Forte

    November 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rapper/producer John Forte, who worked closely with the Fugees before being sent to prison on drug charges, had his sentence commuted yesterday (Nov. 24) by President George W. Bush. The artist was arrested for possession with intent to distribute ...

  7. Winehouse Diagnosed With Emphysema

    June 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Amy Winehouse has developed the lung condition emphysema and has been warned by doctors that she will die if she continues smoking drugs, her father said in an interview on Sunday. Mitch Winehouse said the incurable illness, which leaves sufferers ...

  8. Higher Ground

    February 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST Several of Christian music's most beloved acts including Audio Adrenaline, Petra and 4Him are in the final phases of their careers. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. Several of Christian music's most beloved acts including Audio Ad ...

  9. Higher Ground

    February 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST Several of Christian music's most beloved acts including Audio Adrenaline, Petra and 4Him are in the final phases of their careers. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. Several of Christian music's most beloved acts including Audio Ad ...

  10. HOB Plans Anti-Tobacco Events

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Pacific N.W. division teams with department of health. The Washington state department of health is teaming with the Pacific Northwest division of House of Blues Concerts to ban tobacco sponsors from promoting their goods at musical events within ...

  11. Autopsy: ODB Died Of Overdose

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Cocaine, painkillers killed rapper, 35. Cocaine, painkillers killed rapper, 35. News ...

  12. Autopsy: ODB Died Of Overdose

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST The death of rapper ODB was deemed an accident by the medical examiner, who said Wednesday that he died from the combined effects of cocaine and a prescription painkiller. The death of rapper ODB was deemed an accident by the medical examiner, who ...