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Morning Roundup: Nov. 19, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Company criticized for selling pro-eating disorder T-shirts, police fail to solve LSD-tainted meat case, and soap opera actor Freddie Smith arrested for DUI. MORE  

Goldman Sachs Accused Plying Libyan Government With Alcohol and Sex

By John Lavitt

The much-maligned banking firm allegedly had an "improper" relationship with the country during Gaddafi's reign. MORE  

Not So Sexy: Tales From a Relapser’s Bed

By Theresa Richardson

In darker periods, I would sleep with some guy in the hopes of making him love me. It would work for a couple of months here and there, but I could only keep ‘sloppy drunk girl’ at bay for so long. MORE  

What Happens When You Accidentally Slip On Stage?

By Mishka Shubaly

Mishka Shubaly was on tour with Doug Stanhope when he unknowingly took a sip of alcohol in front of hundreds. MORE  

New Study Links Heavy Drinking to Lower Sperm Quality

By Victoria Kim

The more a man drinks, the lower the sperm count and quality. MORE  

Death of ‘Distressed’ Rutgers Student May Be Alcohol-Related

By Brent McCluskey

Friends remembered Caitlyn Kovacs as an "upbeat" and "bubbly" person with a good head on her shoulders. MORE  

Robin Thicke Admits Drug Abuse in ‘Blurred Lines’ Deposition

By Brent McCluskey

The singer admitted to being drunk and high on Vicodin when he recorded the hit song. MORE  

Study Shows Link Between Alcohol Use And Psychosocial Problems In Teens

By John Lavitt

Aggressive teens are more likely to abuse alcohol than their peers. MORE  

Pot Less Dangerous Than Alcohol, NFL Players Say

By Paul Gaita

Despite changing attitudes toward weed nationally, the NFL still views smoking pot to be more harmful than beating one's wife. MORE  

The Link Between Alcohol and Depression

By A.J. Dugger III

Which comes first? Does depression lead to addiction or is it the other way around? MORE  

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