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Morning Roundup: March 5, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

George Lopez claims downing 52 shots, drunk man jumps off Mumbai bridge, Idaho police shoot dog in drug raid, and man high on PCP does ninja moves. MORE  

Shoot-Out Between Rio Cops and Drug Dealers Kills Nine

By McCarton Ackerman

A fatal gun battle in a Rio slum calls into question whether police reacted with needless violence. MORE  

Bank Exec Who Sued LAPD May Be Bath Salts Addict

By McCarton Ackerman

Brian Mulligan's bath salts admission could overturn his $50 million police brutality lawsuit. MORE  

Rodney King Dies at 47

By Valerie Tejeda

The famous victim of police brutality is found dead in his pool after a lifelong struggle with drugs and alcohol. MORE  

DEA-Backed Honduran Drug Raid Turns Violent

By May Wilkerson

Villagers were "terrorized" during a recent swoop—and US DEA agents are accused. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 10, 2012

By Bryan Le

Why the NYPD's marijuana crusade goes too far, a Native American tribe sues beer companies over alcohol problems, and rap mogul "Suge" Knight is busted for driving with pot. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 1, 2012

By Will Godfrey

Pot legalization forges ahead in key states, Cops filmed beating Bronx teen during drug arrest, and singer Florence Welch got so drunk she set fire to her hotel room. MORE  

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