Ronnie Spector, Meatloaf, Olivia Newton-John, Timmy Thomas, Bobbie Nelson, Taylor Hawkins, Mark Lanegan, Jim Seals and Betty Davis are among the more than 100 musicians who've passed away so far this year.
Aaron Rogers' Altered States: NFL MVP Details Trippy Experiences on South American Hallucinogen, Ayahuasca
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has more MVP awards than any other current NFL player. He also leads the league in ayahuasca trips taken in Peru and Costa Rica. "I really feel that experience paved the way for me to have the best season of my career," the QB says.
Russian Court Convicts Brittney Griner of Cannabis Possession, Stuns Her with Outrageous Nine-Year Sentence
WNBA star Brittney Griner was found guilty of cannabis possession by a Russian court on August 4. She received a nine-year sentence. Her attorneys said the case will be appealed.
NBA guard Iman Shumpert was arrested and charged with felony possession of marijuana at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on July 30. He won the NBA championship with the Cavs in 2016.
Police video shows rapper Kodak Black in the backseat of a police vehicle after being arrested for drug trafficking in Fort Lauderdale on July 15. As he waits, Black worries they might kill him and dump his body.
Fresh off his induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame, former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz announced his new company Papi Cannabis and product Sweet Sluggers blunts. Sales begin at Massachusetts shops on July 29.
WNBA star Brittney Griner was hauled into a Russian court again on July 26 for her fourth appearance on a cannabis possession charge. Griner's defense made it clear her use is strictly medical.
Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia was born on August 1, 1942 and died on August 9, 1995. The nine-day period between Garcia's birth and death is now known as, in Deadhead circles, The Days Between. Here are more than 25 events celebrating Garcia's 80th year.