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Production of Alcoholic Energy Drink Halted in 20 States

By Bryan Le

The company behind the "alcopop" energy drink Four Loko has reluctantly agreed to a settlement that will limit their production and restrict their advertising. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 14, 2013

By Bryan Le

Fake drug trade "more lucrative" than cocaine and heroin, prescription drug abuse rises in the military, and Ke$ha drunkenly drinks own urine on TV. MORE  

Four Loko Slapped With Another Lawsuit

By Chrisanne Grise

The much-criticized beverage company has yet another case to answer—this time after allegedly causing an arrhythmia. MORE  

Man Sues Four Loko for His Loco Stunt

By Chrisanne Grise

An Ohio resident claims the "dangerous" beverage caused him to run out into traffic, where he was hit by a car. MORE  

Four Loko Under Fire—Again

By Bryan Le

The controversial malt liquor is in hot water again after complaints over colorful cans and high alcohol content. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 2, 2012

By Bryan Le

Nearly half of US states are weighing welfare drug tests, marijuana's memory effects examined, and a cocaine dealer is shot dead outside rapper Rick Ross's home. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 21, 2012

By Will Godfrey

Mexican riot that killed 44 was cover for Zetas Cartel jailbreak, smoking bans outside bars can curb "social smoking," and Asian kids seem at higher risk of gambling addiction. MORE  

Four Loko Still Hounded Hard by The Feds

By Will Godfrey

The FTC may well force changes to the packaging and labels of the notorious "energy beer." MORE  

Alcohol-Fueled Rampage Becomes “Top Ten List” on Letterman’s Show

By Kenneth Garger

Ever want to become the center of attention on Dave’s show? Here’s a good way to do it—or maybe not. MORE  

Mother of Dead Teen Sues Four Loko

By Dirk Hanson

The beer's manufacturers are accused of deliberately marketing a product that “increases the potential for alcohol-related harm.” MORE  

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