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Morning Roundup: Sept. 9, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Mayor of 'dry' Alabama city busted for DUI, Utah man huffs Dust-Off before crashing into wall, and weed now becoming part of tailgating at Denver Broncos games. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Aug. 25, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Le'Von Bell didn't know driving high could lead to DUI, Oklahoma medical marijuana petition falls short, and man in penguin suit steals booze from stores. MORE  

Houston Girl Found Dead After Prom Mixed Alcohol, Pills

By Shawn Dwyer

Jacqueline Gomez was only two weeks away from graduation when she reportedly died from a deadly combination of alcohol and painkillers. MORE  

Man High On Embalming Fluid Twerks Naked, Scares Children

By Shawn Dwyer

An unidentified Houston man was seen dancing the Beyonce and the Nae Nae at a busy intersection before being taken into custody. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 13, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

'Crystal Methodist' caught on video doing coke, ND students blasted for "Siouxper Drunk" shirts, Illinois man charged for feeding baby pot cake, and NYC driver in PCP crash charged with murder. MORE  

Matthew Perry to Help Raise Money for Addiction Treatment

By John Lavitt

The former ‘Friends’ star and recovering addict will be on hand in Houston this May. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 19, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Selena Gomez back to boozing after rehab, support for legal pot grows in New York, California sees bumper crop of wine grapes, and man high on LSD claims to be Jack Bauer. MORE  

Odd Sentence for Killer Drunk Driver Is Suspended

By Fionna Agomuoh

Having to hold a sign in public is certainly unusual. But is it also cruel? MORE  

Does Ketamine Combat Depression?

By McCarton Ackerman

Ketamine—AKA club drug "Special K"—is showing anti-depressant potential in a study at a Houston hospital. MORE  

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