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Morning Roundup: January 22, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Dead Playmate binged on cocaine, middle school kids snorting smarties, Paul Molitor ignores cocaine past, and Stephen Colbert fears stoner Super Bowl. MORE  

France's First Lady Exits Hospital After Drug Overdose

By McCarton Ackerman

The timing of Valerie Trierweiler's overdose, just after French president Francois Hollande admitted to having an affair with actress Julie Gayet, has people speculating. MORE  

Playmate Cassandra Lynn Hensley Found Dead

By Shawn Dwyer

An overdose is suspected after police found Miss February 2006 floating in a friend's bathtub. MORE  

Coroner Releases Lisa Robin Kelly's Cause of Death

By Allison McCabe

"That 70's Show" actress died in rehab from multiple drug intoxication. MORE  

Top Belfast DJ Dies From 'Speckled Rolex' Ecstasy

By McCarton Ackerman

Gerard Mulholland was one of several people at the house party poisoned by ecstasy laced with PMMA. MORE  

Morning Roundup: December 20, 2013

By Shawn Dwyer

Kristen Johnston opens up some more, French deal blow to e-cigs, Florida pastor died of heroin and cocaine, and Kentucky beefs up heroin drug policy. MORE  

OD Antidote Shows 95% Success Rate

By Victoria Kim

After its success in one Mass. town, police across the country could soon be required to carry the life-saving nasal spray. MORE  

Morning Roundup: July 22, 2013

By The Fix staff

Female alcoholics relapse for different reasons, smoking and drinking linked in lab rats, and Tennessee man allegedly stole human ashes believing they were cocaine. MORE  

Monteith Death Reveals "New Face of Heroin"

By McCarton Ackerman

The Glee actor's overdose highlights heroin's new demographic: white men in their 30s. MORE  

Cory Monteith Died From Heroin and Alcohol

By McCarton Ackerman

Coroners confirm the Glee actor died from substances, over a decade after he first got clean. MORE  

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