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Former 'X Factor' Judge In British Court on Cocaine Charges

By Shawn Dwyer

Tulisa Contostavlos has been accused of supplying coke to an undercover reporter posing as wealthy movie producer. MORE  

Nicole Scherzinger: I Was Hooked on Self-Harm

By McCarton Ackerman

The former Pussycat Doll secretly struggled with self-injury while she was in the group. MORE  

Morning Roundup: September 18, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Heroin use spikes in Detroit, pimps use K2 to control young sex workers, and Teen Mom star Catelynn Lowell is caught with a bong. MORE  

Morning Roundup: September 13, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Montana's Supreme Court rules there is no right to medical pot, the Czech Republic bans hard liquor sales after deaths, and Britney Spears avoids alcohol on X Factor. MORE  

Demi Lovato Vetoes Drug Rap

By Valerie Tejeda

The sober X Factor judge gives two contestants the boot for rapping about bath salts. MORE  

X Factor Contestant Canned for Cocaine Blow-Out

By Adam K. Raymond

Simon Cowell kicks out 18-year-old contestant Frankie Cocozza for boasting about a cocaine binge—is that fair?  MORE  

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