Alcohol

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Rutgers University Rocked By Deaths Of Two Students Over Weekend

The chancellor for Rutgers University released a statement Monday as the campus mourns the deaths of two students over the weekend.

09/22/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Shia LaBeouf Again, Meshach Taylor Dies, And Robert Downey Jr.’s Son Gets Arrested

This week a child star is in trouble (again), a beloved actor passes away, and an A-lister’s son may be following in his father’s footsteps, but not in a good way.

07/04/2014

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Cops Launch Initiative To Crack Down On Underage Drinking At The Shore

Officers will be on the lookout for customers using fake IDs and for adults who buy alcohol for minors. Last summer, the program led to 211 arrests.

06/28/2014

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Popular New Adult Beverage The ‘Phrostee’ Is Now Under Investigation

There is a new adult beverage in town and it is called a Phrostee. Now, the drink is under investigation and it comes with a big ‘buyer beware.’

05/26/2014

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NYC Teacher Arrested, Reportedly For Giving Alcohol To Student

A New York City public school teacher was arrested and charged this week, reportedly for giving alcohol to a teenage female student.

05/21/2014

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CBS 2 Investigates: Dangers Of Teens ‘Vaping’ Alcohol

It’s a dangerous new high that’s getting teens drunker, faster and the consequences could be deadly.

05/13/2014

Bree Walker

Seen At 11: TV News Pioneer Bree Walker Says Alcohol Spun Her Out Of Control

Former television news anchor Bree Walker made history two decades ago for reporting with a disability. But Walker is now in the headlines again – this time not for her triumphs, but for her dramatic downward spiral.

05/01/2014

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Police: Woman Left Baby Outside In Stroller While Going Around Drunk

A woman was arrested and charged this week, after she allegedly left a child outside in a stroller while drunkenly walking into a restaurant in New Milford, N.J.

04/04/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Brooklyn’s 6 Best Valentine’s Day Gifts

Say “I love you” with Brooklyn’s versions of traditional Valentine’s Day gifts.

02/10/2014

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6 Bars In The Middle Of The Ocean

Check out these awesome 6 bars that are in the middle of the ocean.

01/31/2014

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The 5 Countries With The Most Expensive Beer In The World

Check out the 5 countries with the most expensive beer in the world.

01/29/2014

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Dr. Max Gomez: CDC Wants Americans To Put The Drinks Down

Put the drinks down! That is the advice for many people after the release of a report that revealed that tens of millions of Americans have been drinking too much.

01/07/2014

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Mother Charged After Police Find Beer, Drugs At Teen Party In N.J.

A mother has been charged after beer, marijuana and cocaine were found at a wild teen party at a home in Bergen County, N.J. this past weekend.

10/23/2013

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