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Olive Garden Gives Kid Booze—Again

By Valerie Tejeda

A bungling waitress serves rum to a 10-year-old, following a similar incident at the restaurant chain last year. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 17, 2012

By May Wilkerson

Major international online drug ring busted, US states loosen up liquor laws, and Bobby Brown pleads not guilty to DUI. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 3, 2012

By May Wilkerson

Top Mexican drug kingpin sentenced to 25 years, addicts seeking "sober homes" subject to scams, and Colin Farrell opens up to Ellen about being seven years sober. MORE  

Face Scans Could Foil Fake IDs

By Bryan Le

One company claims its software can spot underage drinkers with face-recognition technology. MORE  

Parents Sue Frat for Daughter's Death

By Fionna Agomuoh

The family of a girl who died after a night of binge drinking sue her boyfriend, his fraternity and the bar were she was served up to 17 vodka drinks. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 5, 2012

By Will Godfrey

Smoking, drinking teens are the least happy, why sex addiction is "a myth," and Lindsay Lohan makes light of legal woes on SNL. 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: February 27, 2012

By Will Godfrey

Debate rages on delisting OxyContin in Canada, feds end medical marijuana truce in California, and Lil Wayne "did not" pass out drunk before Bahamas concert. MORE  

Alcohol in Movies Linked to Underage Drinking

By Valerie Tejeda

Watching alcohol being consumed in movies massively increases kids' chances of taking up binge drinking, say researchers. 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  

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