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Rodney King

Rehab's Tough Guy

By McCarton Ackerman

For the sixth season, Will Smith is keeping Dr. Drew's patients in line. But his own life story is far wilder than anything you've seen on TV. MORE  

Celebrity Roundup: August 23, 2012

By Sam Lansky

Britney Spears may have a personality disorder, rapper Machine Gun Kelly spits vodka into fan's mouth, Quentin Tarantino saved Eli Roth from being roofied. MORE  

Morning Roundup: August 24, 2012

By Bryan Le

Big tobacco sold cigarettes illegally on American Indian reservation, alcohol is more lethal to Asians, and Rodney King's autopsy reveals PCP and cocaine. MORE  

Celebrity Roundup: June 22, 2012

By Sam Lansky

Lindsay Lohan jeopardizes her Liz & Dick contract, Russell Brand stole liquor, and Nick Stahl's wife calls off the search after he goes missing againMORE  

Morning Roundup: June 21, 2012

By Gabrielle Wuhl

Iran's alcohol intake concerns health officials, genetics may play a role in the body's response to painkillers, and Edie Falco explains addiction to her son. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 19, 2012

By Gabrielle Wuhl

US indicts former top Colombian cop for being on traffickers' payroll, weight-loss surgery increases risk of alcoholism, and marijuana is found at Rodney King's home. 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  

Morning Roundup: April 24, 2012

By May Wilkerson

Columbia seizes two tons of Cocaine from the Farc, fish could repair artery damage from smoking, and acid-influenced celebrities. MORE  

Celebrity Roundup: March 2, 2012

By Sam Lansky

Kim Kardashian mocks Demi Moore's whip-its habit, Tatum O'Neal's in rehab for pain management—not cocaine, and coke almost ruined stylist Brad Goreski's life. MORE  

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