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New Study Reveals Drinking’s Dark Toll On Life Expectancy In Russia

By John Lavitt

Behind the bright lights of the Sochi Olympics, Russia’s infamous problem with alcoholism has grown progressively worse in recent years. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 17, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Olympic fans want booze at Sochi, Italy overturns dumb pot law, racing horses test positive for Viagra, and Indiana court says being drunk and annoying a-okay. MORE  

Did A Heroin Kingpin Help Sochi Score the Olympics?

By Shawn Dwyer

Despite a criminal indictment in Uzbekistan and bank accounts frozen by U.S. authorities, Gafur Rakhimov was instrumental in landing the Olympics in Sochi. MORE  

Olympic Officials Begin Drug Testing, Vow To Catch Cheats

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite a stringent testing policy, many athletes feel that drug use will happen anyway. MORE  

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