The Fix | News http://www.thefix.com/news Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Weed or Your Job: Which Would You Choose? http://www.thefix.com/content/weed-or-your-job-which-would-you-choose <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/smoking%20marijuana%20cig.jpg?itok=TrCK3RRb" alt="" /><p>Marijuana legalization advocate and Princeton University employee Don DeZarn will soon have to make such a choice.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer http://www.thefix.com/content/weed-or-your-job-which-would-you-choose Voyeuristic Chinese Men Pay to Watch Girls Do Meth http://www.thefix.com/content/chinese-men-pay-watch-girls-do-meth <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/camgirl.jpg?itok=-uX1-6I-" alt="" /><p>A report by Vice exposed Chinese men paying to watch working girls do meth. But the problem runs much deeper than that.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:30:00 -0400 Bryan Le http://www.thefix.com/content/chinese-men-pay-watch-girls-do-meth Food Addiction Can Be Reversed, Study Says http://www.thefix.com/content/food-addiction-can-be-reversed-study-says <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/healthy%20veggies.jpg?itok=a-QPNAue" alt="" /><p>A focus on eating healthier in concert with education can help food addicts turn toward healthier foods.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer http://www.thefix.com/content/food-addiction-can-be-reversed-study-says Drug Abuse Crackdown in China Targets Foreigners http://www.thefix.com/content/drug-abuse-crackdown-china-targets-foreigners <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/chinese%20police%20officer.jpg?itok=V_qpczaT" alt="" /><p>In an effort to crack down on drug abuse, China is forcing foreigners to provide random urine samples under the threat of detention.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:00:00 -0400 John Lavitt http://www.thefix.com/content/drug-abuse-crackdown-china-targets-foreigners Attorney Accused Of Framing PTA Volunteer In Drug Planting Case http://www.thefix.com/content/attorney-accused-framing-pta-volunteer-drug-planting-case <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/gavel%20scales.jpg?itok=h03HPcab" alt="" /><p>Attorney Kent Easter and his wife conspired to set-up Kelli Peters over alleged mistreatment of their son.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/attorney-accused-framing-pta-volunteer-drug-planting-case Japanese Pop Icon Faces Lengthy Jail Sentence Over Drug Use http://www.thefix.com/content/japanese-pop-icon-faces-lengthy-jail-sentence-over-drug-use <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/aska.jpeg?itok=_cuXDnua" alt="" /><p>Aska has been embroiled in a drug and sex scandal that has captured the nation.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/japanese-pop-icon-faces-lengthy-jail-sentence-over-drug-use The Sovereign Way http://www.thefix.com/content/sovereign-way <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/sovereign03.jpg?itok=iUOe_0d8" alt="" /><p><strong>Paid Sponsored Post:</strong> Sovereign follows its own path, combining the&nbsp;latest cutting edge treatment options and a drive to make sure&nbsp;patients receive the best possible treatment by following these 10 principles.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:29:00 -0400 Sponsored Post http://www.thefix.com/content/sovereign-way Morning Roundup: Sept. 2, 2014 http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-sept-2-2014 <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/rick%20perry%20oop.jpg?itok=ThH9iJf1" alt="" /><p>Two women arrested for <strong>cooking meth</strong> in church, man dies in <strong>drunken joyride</strong> on golf cart, and Rick Perry deletes <strong>'drunk' tweet</strong> about district attorney.</p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-sept-2-2014 Meth Lab Trio Throw Toilet, Sink At Imagined Attackers http://www.thefix.com/content/meth-lab-trio-throw-toilet-sink-imagined-attackers <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/methmugs.jpg?itok=W-rVLV5n" alt="" /><p>Police had to calm the three down and ensure their "attackers" were gone.</p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Bryan Le http://www.thefix.com/content/meth-lab-trio-throw-toilet-sink-imagined-attackers Colorado’s Legal Weed Shows Up In Over 40 States http://www.thefix.com/content/colorado%E2%80%99s-legal-weed-shows-over-40-states <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/pot%20plant_1.jpg?itok=WcEMabnp" alt="" /><p>The rapid spread of Colorado weed to other states has created a new black market that has caused headaches for law enforcement.</p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt http://www.thefix.com/content/colorado%E2%80%99s-legal-weed-shows-over-40-states