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Aljazeera
The evolution of war photographya mission," says French-Lebanese photographer Patrick Baz. "I just wanted to ta
Aljazeera / Posted 16 minutes ago
a mission," says French-Lebanese photographer Patrick Baz. "I just wanted to take pictures and tell a story. I had a news addiction." Just 12 when Lebanon's war erupted, Baz started working as a war photographer in his late teens. Lebanon became... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Drunk jailed for violent rage at house partyinto bad company and since relapsed. Sentencing, Judge Ian Pringle said that t
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 28 minutes ago
into bad company and since relapsed. Sentencing, Judge Ian Pringle said that the whole incident had been fuelled by his addiction to alcohol. He said: "I hope you come out of prison with a real resolve that you will put that part of your life... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Tom’s ten years, ten days, ten marathonsA former alcoholic is running ten marathons in as many days in a bid to raise £
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 31 minutes ago
A former alcoholic is running ten marathons in as many days in a bid to raise £10,000 for a Leeds based homeless and addiction charity. The epic feat, which is set to conclude in London for the rugby league Challenge Cup final on Sunday August 27,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Drunk jailed for violent rage at house partyinto bad company and since relapsed. Sentencing, Judge Ian Pringle said that t
Oxford Mail / Posted 46 minutes ago
into bad company and since relapsed. Sentencing, Judge Ian Pringle said that the whole incident had been fuelled by his addiction to alcohol. He said: "I hope you come out of prison with a real resolve that you will put that part of your life... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Porn addict spared jail after downloading extreme child abuse imagesand one count of possessing bestiality images. At his sentencing at Oxford Cro
Oxford Mail / Posted an hour ago
and one count of possessing bestiality images. At his sentencing at Oxford Crown Court yesterday the court heard how his addiction to pornography began when he was a teenager and stemmed from watching his father at his work in an... Read more
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The Age
Chris Yarran's addiction 'harrowing' for Richmond TigersRichmond coach Damien Hardwick says Chris Yarran's descent into drug addiction
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick says Chris Yarran's descent into drug addiction was a "harrowing" experience for both club and player. Yarran played 119 games for Carlton before he was traded to Richmond ahead of the 2016 season, but left Punt Road... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Chris Yarran's addiction 'harrowing' for Richmond TigersRichmond coach Damien Hardwick says Chris Yarran's descent into drug addiction
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick says Chris Yarran's descent into drug addiction was a "harrowing" experience for both club and player. Yarran played 119 games for Carlton before he was traded to Richmond ahead of the 2016 season, but left Punt Road... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Renacci echoes Trump, pushes 'Ohio First' agendathe growing opioid epidemic in the state. "We're a Medicaid expansion state ye
The Alliance Review / Posted 2 hours ago
the growing opioid epidemic in the state. "We're a Medicaid expansion state yet we're number one is opioid overdose and addiction, and that's a problem," he said. "I'm on the budget committee and I can tell you, Medicaid expansion is absolutely... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Thousands of pounds will go to help groups in Hampshire tackle mental health issues in young peoplefrom the age of five up to 25 years old affected by a range of issues.These inc
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
from the age of five up to 25 years old affected by a range of issues.These included depression, cyberbullying, drug addiction, bereavement and self-harm. Chairman of HIWCF, Jonathan Cheshire said: “The grant applications received... Read more
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NZCity
Boy George credits his career resurgence to his sobrietydrugs has proven to be a major turning point in his life. The London-born star
NZCity / Posted 2 hours ago
drugs has proven to be a major turning point in his life. The London-born star, who has previously struggled with heroin addiction, said: "All that's happening in my life is because I'm smiling, and I think that's the best way to explain it. "I... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ant's new battle to save his marriageyears is nowhere to be seen In pain: Ant struggles on crutches He has been th
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
years is nowhere to be seen In pain: Ant struggles on crutches He has been through eight long weeks of rehab for his drug addictions. Cloistered in an exclusive clinic in Central London — a stint costing about £50,000 — he has endured intense... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Porn addict spared jail after downloading extreme child pornographyand one count of possessing bestiality images. At his sentencing at Oxford Cro
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
and one count of possessing bestiality images. At his sentencing at Oxford Crown Court yesterday the court heard how his addiction to pornography began when he was a teenager and stemmed from watching his father at his work in an... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Strange thing when you legalise weedAnd it’s this line of reasoning which informs another popular claim: that marij
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
And it’s this line of reasoning which informs another popular claim: that marijuana is completely non-addictive. WHAT WEED ADDICTION IS LIKE “Of course it’s addictive!” says Peter*, 31. Peter started using weed in high school, and by age 16 was... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Books and the boredom boominto a bowl of melted butter. My third finisher was the lovely “The Gospel Acc
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
into a bowl of melted butter. My third finisher was the lovely “The Gospel According to David Foster Wallace: Boredom and Addiction in an Age of Distraction” (136 pages, Bloomsbury Academic, $29.95), in which a philosophy professor named Adam S.... Read more
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Herald Sun
Yarran ‘a harrowing experience’: DimmaTHE ice addiction of former Tiger Chris Yarran had a “profound impact” on Richm
Herald Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
THE ice addiction of former Tiger Chris Yarran had a “profound impact” on Richmond. Coach Damien Hardwick said the ex-Carlton and Richmond player — who this week revealed he was addicted to methamphetamine during his first year at Punt Road — and... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESsaid the holding of the elections would derail the effective campaign of Presid
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 hours ago
said the holding of the elections would derail the effective campaign of President Duterte in curtailing drug addiction that is prevalent in the country. Second, the peace and order problem in Mindanao could hamper the holding of free... Read more
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Perth Now
Yarran ‘a harrowing experience’: DimmaTHE ice addiction of former Tiger Chris Yarran had a “profound impact” on Richm
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
THE ice addiction of former Tiger Chris Yarran had a “profound impact” on Richmond. Coach Damien Hardwick said the ex-Carlton and Richmond player — who this week revealed he was addicted to methamphetamine during his first year at Punt Road — and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Yarran ‘a harrowing experience’: DimmaTHE ice addiction of former Tiger Chris Yarran had a “profound impact” on Richm
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
THE ice addiction of former Tiger Chris Yarran had a “profound impact” on Richmond. Coach Damien Hardwick said the ex-Carlton and Richmond player — who this week revealed he was addicted to methamphetamine during his first year at Punt Road — and... Read more
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Perth Now
WAFL calling for Yarran next seasonwith the Blues, made a startling confession in a video produced by Potters Hous
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
with the Blues, made a startling confession in a video produced by Potters House Christian Fellowship Church that an ice addiction ruined his career. Yarran opens up about drug use The No.6 pick in the 2008 national draft was released from the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
'Pro-white' activist offers details of proposed Fargo rallyrenewed over claims it promoted racism and sexism. Tefft said the focus of the
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
renewed over claims it promoted racism and sexism. Tefft said the focus of the rally in Fargo will likely be the opioid addiction crisis, which he says has killed a disproportionate number of white people. According to the U.S. Centers for... Read more
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New York Post
The drug that turns ISIS into ‘unforgiving killing machines’giving them red eyes and a distinctive look of confusion. The drugs often leav
New York Post / Posted 8 hours ago
giving them red eyes and a distinctive look of confusion. The drugs often leave extremists suffering from a crippling addiction, further boosting their reliance on their cruel jihadi masters. According to reports, a growing number of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Details behind WWE star’s death scarenot going to point my finger at anybody else. My vice was drinking,” he told th
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
not going to point my finger at anybody else. My vice was drinking,” he told the magazine. “I didn’t have any pain issues, addiction problems, marijuana, cocaine, nothing like that. It’s a fact that I kept myself up all night and always had a good... Read more
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News.com.au
Details behind WWE star’s death scarenot going to point my finger at anybody else. My vice was drinking,” he told th
News.com.au / Posted 8 hours ago
not going to point my finger at anybody else. My vice was drinking,” he told the magazine. “I didn’t have any pain issues, addiction problems, marijuana, cocaine, nothing like that. It’s a fact that I kept myself up all night and always had a good... Read more
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BBC News
Mexican muralists transform violent neighbourhoodsPachuca was a hive of delinquency. The drab homes and dimly lit streets that h
BBC News / Posted 8 hours ago
Pachuca was a hive of delinquency. The drab homes and dimly lit streets that hugged the steep hillside were rife with drug addiction, theft and domestic violence. Now proudly bathed in kaleidoscopic colours, the area stands as an example of how to... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Golden retriever digs up $85,000 worth of heroin in Oregon backyardTim Svenson identified the substance as more than 15 ounces of black tar heroin
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 9 hours ago
Tim Svenson identified the substance as more than 15 ounces of black tar heroin. Svenson praised Kenyon, and said, “Opioid addiction and overdose deaths are on the rise and with the help of Kenyon this large quantity of heroin is removed from our... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
North Okaloosa County Faith Calendar7-9:30 p.m. Fridays, Central Baptist Church, 951 Ferdon Blvd. S., Crestview. Fa
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 9 hours ago
7-9:30 p.m. Fridays, Central Baptist Church, 951 Ferdon Blvd. S., Crestview. Faith-based recovery program for people with any addiction. Directed by Wendell Morgan. 682-5525. SUBMISSIONS: Send your church’s announcements to news@crestviewbulletin.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Recovering heroin addict: 'I know how I’m going to stay clean today'around you, and you realize what you've done." Finally, she’d reached rock bot
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
around you, and you realize what you've done." Finally, she’d reached rock bottom, she said. “A lot of people in active addiction are afraid of getting clean because they think they’re not as bad as somebody else, that they haven’t done things... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
'I know how I’m going to stay clean today'around you, and you realize what you've done." Finally, she’d reached rock bot
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
around you, and you realize what you've done." Finally, she’d reached rock bottom, she said. “A lot of people in active addiction are afraid of getting clean because they think they’re not as bad as somebody else, that they haven’t done things... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New killing spree sparks outrageBishop Jose Oliveros urged the government to give higher priority to drug rehab
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
Bishop Jose Oliveros urged the government to give higher priority to drug rehabilitation because drug addiction was “more a sickness rather than a crime.” “We do not know the motivation of the police why they had to do the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Unretired, Soderbergh wants to pull a fast one on Hollywoodreveals itself to you. When you know how you're going to do this scene. That's
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 9 hours ago
reveals itself to you. When you know how you're going to do this scene. That's hard to walk away from. I don't feel like that's a bad addiction to have." Follow AP Film Writer Jake Coyle on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/jakecoyleAP © 2017 KX... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
New Hampshire Mom Turns Hearts Broken by Addiction Into ArtThe oil painting that started Anne Marie Zanfagna's "Angels for Addictions" pro
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 9 hours ago
The oil painting that started Anne Marie Zanfagna's "Angels for Addictions" project is of Jacqueline Zanfagna, the artist's daughter. NEW HAMPSHIRE — A New Hampshire mother is living by the late Carrie Fisher’s words: “Take your broken heart, make... Read more
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DW
Germans and drugs: marijuana use grows among teenagers |policy to fight the spread of cannabis, similar to prevention programs already
DW / Posted 9 hours ago
policy to fight the spread of cannabis, similar to prevention programs already in place against alcohol and tobacco addiction. Gambling addiction affects children The representative also called on the government to do more for children of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
WGN-TV news anchor Mark Suppelsa 'unplugging,' retiring to Montanaemail to staffers. Suppelsa took a month off the air in 2012 to enter an alcoh
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
email to staffers. Suppelsa took a month off the air in 2012 to enter an alcohol recovery program at Minnesota's Hazelden addiction treatment center, which he disclosed in a letter to colleagues that was also posted on the WGN website. Now 5 1/2... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Obama, visiting Atlanta, calls for bigger anti-drug commitmentpeople in 2014, more than in any other year on record. Overdoses have quadruple
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
people in 2014, more than in any other year on record. Overdoses have quadrupled since 2000. Among steps to fight drug addiction, the White House has proposed a $1.1 billion commitment of new federal funds to expand treatment for prescription... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Fundraiser for Home of Grace recovery program for addictionThe Home of Grace is a recovery program for women struggling with drug and alco
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 hours ago
The Home of Grace is a recovery program for women struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. The program is holding its annual fundraiser which will be held on Thursday, Aug. 31. Executive Director Doris Littleton joined us on FOX10 News at 4 to... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save them?and then left this place to decay when there was nothing more to take. The comm
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
and then left this place to decay when there was nothing more to take. The community sank into despair. Suicides increased, addiction took root. Blodgett is 59, and the rate at which people here die from drugs and alcohol has quadrupled in her... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Time to declare national emergency on the opioid crisisAddiction has permeated America and it doesn’t discriminate, rich, poor, black,
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 hours ago
Addiction has permeated America and it doesn’t discriminate, rich, poor, black, brown or white, it’s destroying this country. But so far even though the U.S. Congress passed the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA), the funding to battle... Read more
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MPNnow.com
City: Blessing Box needs to moveitems for homeless people is too close to the street, says the city CANANDAIGU
MPNnow.com / Posted 11 hours ago
items for homeless people is too close to the street, says the city CANANDAIGUA — A new oasis for people struggling with addiction and homelessness has met with objections from city officials less than a week after it was established. Noah’s... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Opioid drugmaker settles with Illinois for $4.5 millionand an increasing number of states and municipalities suing opioid-makers over
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
and an increasing number of states and municipalities suing opioid-makers over their alleged roles in the spread of opioid addiction. In Illinois last year, nearly 1,900 people died of opioid drug overdoses, according to preliminary data from the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tiger Bay panel: End permanent revocation of voting rights for convicted felonscame home from the war and wrote a bad check. "There are thousands of veterans
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
came home from the war and wrote a bad check. "There are thousands of veterans who come home and maybe they have PTSD or addiction problems, or they get in a bar fight," he said. Democrats have commonly accused Republicans of opposing rights... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Are you aware of how technology affects your relationships?research and information to our members, many of whom are professionals and wor
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 12 hours ago
research and information to our members, many of whom are professionals and work with people who struggle with sexual addiction and compulsion To provide pertinent information and education to the general public. Sexual Health In A Digital... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Man who sold heroin in Kentwood convictedKENTWOOD, MICH. - Robert Jenkins admitted to seeling heroin to pay his bills an
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 hours ago
KENTWOOD, MICH. - Robert Jenkins admitted to seeling heroin to pay his bills and feed his addiction was convicted. A federal judge sentenced the 46-year-old to over 15 years in prison. He was arrested last November following a raid at an apartment... Read more
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CTV News
Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save them?and then left this place to decay when there was nothing more to take. The comm
CTV News / Posted 12 hours ago
and then left this place to decay when there was nothing more to take. The community sank into despair. Suicides increased, addiction took root. Blodgett is 59, and the rate at which people here die from drugs and alcohol has quadrupled in her... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Trump won in Grays Harbor County and other places drowning in despair. Can he save them?and then left this place to decay when there was nothing more to take. The comm
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 hours ago
and then left this place to decay when there was nothing more to take. The community sank into despair. Suicides increased, addiction took root. Blodgett is 59, and the rate at which people here die from drugs and alcohol has quadrupled in her... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Montville dispensary expands as state medical marijuana program boomsmarijuana. Michele Devine is the executive director at South Eastern Regional
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
marijuana. Michele Devine is the executive director at South Eastern Regional Action Council, a nonprofit focused on drug addiction prevention in New London County. Devine said recent SERAC surveys report a growing level of apathy expressed by... Read more
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New Kerala
Mumbai: Woman kills son to save daughter-law - newkerala news #264157save her daughter-in-law from her son. The incident took place on August 15.
New Kerala / Posted 12 hours ago
save her daughter-in-law from her son. The incident took place on August 15. Anwari Idrisi's youngest son, Nadeem had an addiction to drugs and used to beat his wife, due to which his wife left her in-laws' house. Two years ago Nadeem married... Read more
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Game Informer
Funny To A Point – All I Want To Do Is Play Diablo IIIeffortlessly pounding into the ground. When in doubt, add more Torments! Ulti
Game Informer / Posted 12 hours ago
effortlessly pounding into the ground. When in doubt, add more Torments! Ultimately, the biggest foe in Diablo III is the addiction it fosters. There's always more rifts to run, more bosses to slay, more legendary armor sets and weapons to... Read more
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BC Local News
Accused in Whitehorse fentanyl bust granted bailammunition or explosives. He also must not enter any establishments that sell a
BC Local News / Posted 13 hours ago
ammunition or explosives. He also must not enter any establishments that sell alcohol and attend any counselling or addiction treatment programs as recommend by his bail supervisor, maintain the part-time job he's been offered by his sister... Read more
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Daily Mail
Golden retriever digs up heroin in Oregon backyardtar heroin. Svenson presented Kenyon with an official ribbon and named him an
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
tar heroin. Svenson presented Kenyon with an official ribbon and named him an honorary narcotics dog for life. 'Opioid addiction and overdose deaths are on the rise and with the help of Kenyon this large quantity of heroin is removed from our... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Kettering man must pay child porn victim $5,000 and serve 11 yearsand I rue the day that I got involved in it.” Rice said Gaver said he had been
Dayton Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
and I rue the day that I got involved in it.” Rice said Gaver said he had been molested as a child and has had an addiction to pornography. Gaver also did provide federal investigators with a password which provided more evidence. Several... Read more
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