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Orlando Sentinel
What happens when you get stoned every single day for 5 yearsNew research published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms wh
What happens when you get stoned every single day for 5 years
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 47 minutes ago
New research published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many of us have suspected for some time: If you smoke a lot of weed -- like a lot of it -- it can potentially do permanent damage to your short-term memory. Professor... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Should Sexually Active Women Really Avoid Alcohol If They're Not On Birth Control?Whatever you might make of the CDC's implied connection between young women's d
Should Sexually Active Women Really Avoid Alcohol If They're Not On Birth Control?
Popular Science Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
Whatever you might make of the CDC's implied connection between young women's drinking and sexual habits, the report is intended to raise awareness about fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS), a spectrum of disorders caused by exposure to alcohol at critical... Read more
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Daily Record
Two Scots women who suffered effects of prescription drugs fight for changewas on ­benzodiazepines – an anticonvulsant drug used to treat anxiety, insomni
Two Scots women who suffered effects of prescription drugs fight for change
Daily Record / Posted 2 hours ago
was on ­benzodiazepines – an anticonvulsant drug used to treat anxiety, insomnia, ­agitation, seizures, muscle spasms and alcohol ­withdrawal – for more than 40 years as a treatment for mild epilepsy. It is recommended only for short- term use... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Personal Freedom Versus Political PaternalismSubmitted by Richard Ebeling via EpicTimes.com, What is the role of government
Personal Freedom Versus Political Paternalism
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Submitted by Richard Ebeling via EpicTimes.com, What is the role of government in society? This has been and remains the most fundamental question in all political discussions and debates. Its answer determines the nature of the social order and how... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Brazil’s sprawling favelas bear the brunt of ZikaWith rubber gloves, a plastic container full of larvicide and the official badg
Brazil’s sprawling favelas bear the brunt of Zika
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
With rubber gloves, a plastic container full of larvicide and the official badge of Rio de Janeiro’s epidemic control department, Gilberto de Souza gains permission to enter the home of a stranger in the Vila Canoas favela, in one of the latest... Read more
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The Maui News
Kahului man gets 60 days in jail for sending sexual videos to teenage girlBrian Riglos also was ordered to perform 200 hours of community service and to
Kahului man gets 60 days in jail for sending sexual videos to teenage girl
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
Brian Riglos also was ordered to perform 200 hours of community service and to undergo sex offender treatment as part of four years' probation imposed Wednesday. "What you did was beyond what any 31-year-old should be sending to a 15-year-old girl,"... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Strong link found between incarceration of family members during childhood and heart attacks in menA parent's incarceration has immediate, devastating effects on a family. Now, V
Strong link found between incarceration of family members during childhood and heart attacks in men
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
A parent's incarceration has immediate, devastating effects on a family. Now, Virginia Tech and University of Toronto researchers say there may be a longer term risk: Men who as children experienced a family member's incarceration are approximately... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Don’t make pot problem worseLegalization of recreational marijuana use would be to the definite detriment o
Don’t make pot problem worse
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Legalization of recreational marijuana use would be to the definite detriment of Vermonters. The pending bill proposing to do so should be resolutely rejected. It is a flawed perception that marijuana �just isn�t that bad.� Medical science has shown... Read more
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Japan Today
Long-term marijuana use tied to worse verbal memory in middle age ‹ Japan TodayAs marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike in the U.S., resear
Long-term marijuana use tied to worse verbal memory in middle age ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
As marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike in the U.S., researchers warn that long-term use of the drug may cause lasting harm to at least one type of brain function. A new study based on following thousands of young adults into... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
CDC shames our mothering before we're mothersSigns report released Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention r
CDC shames our mothering before we're mothers
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Signs report released Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that women, to avoid the risk of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) in future children, "stop drinking alcohol if they are trying to get pregnant or... Read more
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FOX News
Lack of resilience as a teen tied to higher diabetes risk as an adultto new research. "Other studies have found that stressful life experiences in
Lack of resilience as a teen tied to higher diabetes risk as an adult
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
to new research. "Other studies have found that stressful life experiences in mid-adulthood are linked with a higher risk of developing diabetes," said lead author Dr. Casey Crump of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. But none have... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Same as it ever was: Antivaccine crank Bill Maher loves him some HIV/AIDS quackeryI know I must be getting older because of Friday nights. I also know that I’m g
Same as it ever was: Antivaccine crank Bill Maher loves him some HIV/AIDS quackery
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 days ago
I know I must be getting older because of Friday nights. I also know that I’m getting older because (1) there was no new post yesterday and (2) even today this post will look familiar to a significant number of our readership. Mea culpa, but trying... Read more
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Velo News
Cyclists and heart issuesTechnical FAQ: Many riders with heart issues said they purposefully climb slo
Cyclists and heart issues
Velo News / Posted 3 days ago
Technical FAQ: Many riders with heart issues said they purposefully climb slower because of their ailments. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com Dear Readers, Since writing about it in my column three months ago, I have... Read more
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The Advocate
Upon Further Review: Inside the police failure to stop Darren Sharper’s rape spreecame from the hospital. It was a distraught woman. She was saying she had been
Upon Further Review: Inside the police failure to stop Darren Sharper’s rape spree
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
came from the hospital. It was a distraught woman. She was saying she had been raped. She told Williams a familiar story of French Quarter trespass: She’d hit the clubs the night before, she said. Drank a lot. Met a man. Went to his house. And... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the rise in Broome CountyBinghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Public health officials are concerned about th
Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the rise in Broome County
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 4 days ago
Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Public health officials are concerned about the rise in Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) especially syphilis, HIV and gonorrhea in Broome County. Those at greatest risk include 15-24 year olds who account for... Read more
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East Bay Express
Anti-Tobacco Forces Target Legal Pot Use— eliminating the medical cannabis industry and merging it with the recreationa
Anti-Tobacco Forces Target Legal Pot Use
East Bay Express / Posted 4 days ago
— eliminating the medical cannabis industry and merging it with the recreational one — banning freedom of public assembly where cannabis consumption would be allowed — curbing First Amendment rights in California to write about marijuana — placing... Read more
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Brisbane Times
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five yearsNew research published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five years
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
New research published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many of us have suspected for some time: If you smoke a lot of weed - like a lot of it - it can potentially do permanent damage to your short-term memory. Professor Reto Auer... Read more
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WA Today
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five yearsNew research published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five years
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
New research published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many of us have suspected for some time: If you smoke a lot of weed - like a lot of it - it can potentially do permanent damage to your short-term memory. Professor Reto Auer... Read more
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Daily Mail
Worried about your liver? Drink two cups of coffee a dayWorried about your liver? Drink COFFEE: Two cups a day 'can halve the risk of d
Worried about your liver? Drink two cups of coffee a day
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Worried about your liver? Drink COFFEE: Two cups a day 'can halve the risk of damage caused by alcohol' Regular consumption slashed risk of liver cirrhosis by 44 per cent Condition occurs when the liver is scarred due to toxins like alcohol Effect... Read more
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Daily Mail
Worried about your liver? Drink two cups of coffee a dayWorried about your liver? Drink COFFEE: Two cups a day 'can halve the risk of d
Worried about your liver? Drink two cups of coffee a day
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Worried about your liver? Drink COFFEE: Two cups a day 'can halve the risk of damage caused by alcohol' Two cups of coffee a day can help stave off liver disease caused by drinking too much alcohol, scientists claimed today. In fact, regular... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Long-term marijuana use tied to worse verbal memory in middle ageAs marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike in the U.S., resear
Long-term marijuana use tied to worse verbal memory in middle age
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
As marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike in the U.S., researchers warn that long-term use of the drug may cause lasting harm to at least one type of brain function. A new study based on following thousands of young adults into... Read more
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The Age
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five yearstests. Photo: New York Times New research published Monday in the journal JAM
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five years
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
tests. Photo: New York Times New research published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many of us have suspected for some time: If you smoke a lot of weed - like a lot of it - it can potentially do permanent damage to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five yearstests. Photo: New York Times New research published Monday in the journal JAM
What happens when you get stoned every single day for five years
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
tests. Photo: New York Times New research published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many of us have suspected for some time: If you smoke a lot of weed - like a lot of it - it can potentially do permanent damage to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Don't wash too often and grow a BEARD for a healthy complexionTime to face facts over your skincare! Don't wash too often and grow a BEARD if
Don't wash too often and grow a BEARD for a healthy complexion
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Time to face facts over your skincare! Don't wash too often and grow a BEARD if you want a healthy complexion Fewer than 50 per cent of the cells on our faces are actually our own New research suggests that far from causing harm, the millions of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Long-term pot use linked to reduced middle-age verbal memory, study saysAs marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike in the U.S., resear
Long-term pot use linked to reduced middle-age verbal memory, study says
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
As marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike in the U.S., researchers warn that long-term use of the drug may cause lasting harm to at least one type of brain function. A new study based on following thousands of young adults into... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘Miracle’ coffee: ‘It changes my brain’Butter coffee claims to help dieters lose weight and improve IQ. Photo: Elenor
‘Miracle’ coffee: ‘It changes my brain’
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Butter coffee claims to help dieters lose weight and improve IQ. Photo: Elenor Tedenborg. A NEW coffee diet claiming to help people lose weight and improve their IQ is gaining a major following in the United States — and raising eyebrows among... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Long-term marijuana use tied to worse verbal memory in middle age(Reuters Health) - As marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike
Long-term marijuana use tied to worse verbal memory in middle age
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
(Reuters Health) - As marijuana becomes more accessible to young and old alike in the U.S., researchers warn that long-term use of the drug may cause lasting harm to at least one type of brain function. A new study based on following thousands of... Read more
7 related stories
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WBNG Binghamton
Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the rise in Broome CountyBinghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Public health officials are concerned about th
Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the rise in Broome County
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 6 days ago
Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Public health officials are concerned about the rise in Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) especially syphilis, HIV and gonorrhea in Broome County. Those at greatest risk include 15-24 year olds who account for... Read more
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Perth Now
Can coffee improve IQ and help you lose weight?Butter coffee claims to help dieters lose weight and improve IQ. Photo: Elenor
Can coffee improve IQ and help you lose weight?
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
Butter coffee claims to help dieters lose weight and improve IQ. Photo: Elenor Tedenborg. A NEW coffee diet claiming to help people lose weight and improve their IQ is gaining a major following in the United States — and raising eyebrows among... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Therapists test psychedelic chaos to cure depression and addictionIn the first part of this series, psychotherapist Friederike Meckel Fischer was
Therapists test psychedelic chaos to cure depression and addiction
Mail & Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
In the first part of this series, psychotherapist Friederike Meckel Fischer was arrested by the Swiss police after she treated her patients with LSD and ecstasy (MDMA). The two drugs began life as medicines for therapy, but were then listed as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Radical coffee diet takes obese America by stormFebruary 1st, 2016 12:36 AM LOS ANGELES—A new coffee diet claiming to help los
Radical coffee diet takes obese America by storm
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
February 1st, 2016 12:36 AM LOS ANGELES—A new coffee diet claiming to help lose weight and improve IQ is gaining a major following in the United States—and raising eyebrows among doctors skeptical of its benefits. Dave Asprey, the founder and CEO... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Coffee diet woos Americans with 'Bulletproof' pledgeLOS ANGELES: A new coffee diet claiming to help lose weight and improve IQ is g
Coffee diet woos Americans with 'Bulletproof' pledge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
LOS ANGELES: A new coffee diet claiming to help lose weight and improve IQ is gaining a major following in the United States – and raising eyebrows among doctors skeptical of its benefits. Dave Asprey, the founder and CEO of the "Bulletproof Diet,"... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Coffee diet woos Americans with 'Bulletproof' pledgeLOS ANGELES - A new coffee diet claiming to help lose weight and improve IQ is
Coffee diet woos Americans with 'Bulletproof' pledge
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
LOS ANGELES - A new coffee diet claiming to help lose weight and improve IQ is gaining a major following in the United States -- and raising eyebrows among doctors skeptical of its benefits. The British Dietetic Association listed the "Bulletproof"... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, antipsychotic drugs, alcohol consumption, Alzheimer’s diagnosisThis past week it was National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week which touches upon t
National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, antipsychotic drugs, alcohol consumption, Alzheimer’s diagnosis
Bel Marra Health / Posted 8 days ago
This past week it was National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week which touches upon topics related to alcohol consumption, antipsychotic drugs and Alzheimer’s disease. National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week aims to debunk myths regarding substance abuse and... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Good News: Lowcountry Alliance for Healthy YouthSeveral high school students in Beaufort County have been killed in car crashes
Good News: Lowcountry Alliance for Healthy Youth
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 9 days ago
Several high school students in Beaufort County have been killed in car crashes over the past decade. Some of them linked to the use of drugs and alcohol. Those incidents prompted the need for an organization in the Lowcountry to raise awareness... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) — Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) — Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of bo
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the lawDALLAS | Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze w
Before 'affluenza' case, teen's family tangled with the law
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
DALLAS | Ethan Couch was behind the wheel of a pickup truck, reeking of booze when police confronted him. He had no driver's license. Next to him was a passed-out, half-naked girl, and an open vodka bottle lay on the backseat floor. Still, as one... Read more
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