Alcoholism

A look inside Long Beach's first distillery, Portuguese Bend

2 days ago   |   ABC

Long Beach's first distillery, Portuguese Bend, opens its doors, paying homage to the Prohibition Era.
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Q&A: A look at the issue of mentally ill inmates in jails

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

The nation's jails face increasing pressures as they house large numbers of mentally ill and addicted inmates. But the policies that contributed to this problem are decades in...
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Substitute teacher accused of giving student alcohol, having sex with him

Substitute teacher accused of giving student alcohol, having sex with him

3 days ago   |   WBALTV

An Anne Arundel County substitute teacher is accused of giving a student alcohol and having sex with him.
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Former cop with stayed sentence in murder fails alcohol test

Former cop with stayed sentence in murder fails alcohol test

3 days ago   |   WCVB

A former Dedham police officer who was sentenced to several years in prison for his role in the kidnapping of an Avon man has failed an alcohol test.
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SideTrack: Downton Abbey at the Fairmont Copley Plaza, “NOS4A2”

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

WE'RE SO DOWN: For travelers who eat, sleep and breathe everything “Downton Abbey,” the Fairmont Copley Plaza has the perfect place to kick back and relax like a Crawley. In...
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No hard stuff: London Metal Exchange bans traders from boozing during work hours

No hard stuff: London Metal Exchange bans traders from boozing during work hours

4 days ago   |   RT

In an attempt to improve the image of its industry, the world's largest metals bourse, the London Metal Exchange , is planning to enforce an official ban on alcohol consumption...
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The mysterious deaths in the Dominican Republic reportedly may be linked to illicit alcohol, and it wouldn't be the first time

The mysterious deaths in the Dominican Republic reportedly may be linked to illicit alcohol, and it wouldn't be the first time

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

The Dominican Republic has experienced a widely publicized spate of unexplained tourist deaths, and authorities are reportedly looking at bootleg alcohol as a potential...
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The alcohol brands that are typically the 'well' when you order at bars

The alcohol brands that are typically the 'well' when you order at bars

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

A "well" drink is a mixed drink typically made with lower-cost liquors. Cocktail bars might use higher-end alcohol in their well drinks than neighborhood bars. The alcohol in a...
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Minnesota Regents Expand Beer & Wine Sales To Basketball, Hockey

6 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - University of Minnesota regents have voted to allow beer and wine sales in the general seating sections of the school's basketball and hockey arenas. Friday's...
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9-year-old girl set herself on fire while playing with lighter: officials

9-year-old girl set herself on fire while playing with lighter: officials

6 days ago   |   New York Post

A 9-year-old Florida girl accidentally set herself on fire while playing with a lighter and a bottle of rubbing alcohol, authorities said. The Fort Lauderdale girl had...
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Boston animal hospital finds 19 baby pacifiers in dog's stomach

Boston animal hospital finds 19 baby pacifiers in dog's stomach

Where does a bulldog find all these baby pacifiers? The vets treating the pooch from Wellesley have a theory. Read more ...

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

Granger Smith and his wife shared an emotional video as they opened up about the recent drowning death of their 3-year-old son, River. Read more ...

Roy Moore announces he'll run for US Senate again in 2020

Roy Moore announces he'll run for US Senate again in 2020

Alabama Republican Roy Moore says he is running for U.S. Senate again in 2020 after failing to win the seat two years ago amid sexual misconduct accusations. Read more ...

Rare wave-like clouds roll over Virginia in breathtaking viral picture

Rare wave-like clouds roll over Virginia in breathtaking viral picture

These clouds rarely form on windy and unstable days, but when conditions are just right, the natural phenomenon occurs. Read more ...

Beyoncé, Donald Glover sing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' in new 'Lion...

Beyoncé, Donald Glover sing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' in new 'Lion King' teaser

We're not lion, this is pretty fantastic! Read more ...

Lion kills beloved peacock that flew into its zoo enclosure

Lion kills beloved peacock that flew into its zoo enclosure

Utica Zoo officials say the white peacock named Merlin was captured by a lion Wednesday morning after being unable to fly back out of the exhibit. Read more ...

Apple recalls older MacBook Pros, citing concerns over battery

Apple recalls older MacBook Pros, citing concerns over battery

Apple announces a voluntary recall of some of its older models of the 15-inch MacBook Pro. Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as highest grossing film

"Endgame" is the second-highest grossing film of all time, with $2.743 billion in box office sales. That's about $44 million behind the sci-fi epic "Avatar." Read more ...