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Morning Roundup: June 16, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Richard Dreyfuss' wife arrested for DUI, drug traffickers hiding crystal meth as tequila, and drunk airline passenger punches flight attendant. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 16, 2013

By The Fix staff

MADD opposes lowering drunk driving limit, drugs and prostitution ring busted at New Jersey senior home, and marijuana-like medicine could treat PTSD. MORE  

Diet Mixers Get You Drunker

By Valerie Tejeda

The dangers of mixing booze with diet soda could outweigh the caloric benefits. MORE  

Ireland May Allow "Moderately" Drunk Driving

By Chrisanne Grise

A controversial new proposal would let rural residents drive after "two or three drinks." MORE  

Jovan Belcher Was Drunk at Time of Murder-Suicide

By Sarah Beller

The Kansas City Chief linebacker's BAC was twice the legal limit, today's autopsy reveals. MORE  

Bed Bugs Prefer Virgin Blood

By Chrisanne Grise

The critters bite less—and lay fewer eggs—when they cosy up with someone who's been drinking. MORE  

Man So Drunk He's Lucky to Live

By Valerie Tejeda

A young man in Indiana is found with his blood alcohol at seven times the driving limit. MORE  

Video: How Much Booze Gets YOU Drunk?

By Jason Gotlieb

Alcohol absorption rates vary wildly by weight, gender, race and speed. MORE  

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Numerous Marijuana Grow Operations Raided In Colorado

Despite marijuana being legal, people are still getting busted in Colorado.

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Morning Roundup: Oct. 30, 2014

Dog helps police bust drug dealer owner, drunk Flybe pilot arrested before flying plane, and respected softball coach caught with crack cocaine.

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N.J. Internet Gambling Addiction Is Subject of Rutgers Study

Concerned about the impact of internet gambling, Rutgers will examine who, how, and why people become addicted.

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British Teen Petitions Government to Tackle 'Thinspiration' Blogs

Diagnosed with anorexia, 18-year-old Alice Taylor has recovered from her eating disorder and wants help educating others about the disease.

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Fraternity Suspended After Date-Rape Drug Accusations

The Phi Kappa Psi fraternity at Brown University has been suspended after two students claimed they were drugged and sexually assaulted.

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Scott Phillips: You Are What You—

Last February, my oldest friend died of a heroin overdose at the age of 49. He beat me to recovery, and he beat me to death. He also gave a final, drug-alogue interview on my radio show 20 hours before he died.

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