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Is It Time to Lift Alcohol Ban in Space?
Offbeat  (tags: space exploration, alcohol, astronauts )

- 653 days ago -
Russians were not only the first to travel to space. They were also the first to secretly carry a bottle of brandy aboard a spaceship, while researchers were still uncertain as to whether to include alcohol into cosmonauts' menu.
US Homeless Man With Velvety Voice Becomes Star
Offbeat  (tags: homeless, Cleveland, usa, overnight sensation, velvety voice, NBC, drugs, alcohol, arrest, thefts, second chance )

- 1788 days ago -
CLEVELAND(AP - A homeless man whose deep, velvety voice and touching story prompted an outpouring sympathy and job offers from across the country, has become an overnight sensation.
Man, 22, Found Dead at Carnegie Mellon Frat House
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, alcohol, death, young man, police, college frat house )

- 2091 days ago -
The 22-year-old man "likely drank too much" while celebrating Saturday night, police Detective Christine Williams said.
Cops: Couple Gave Baby a Daiquiri
Offbeat  (tags: baby, Child Abuse, alcohol, teen couple )

- 2091 days ago -
Two Chalmette teens face charges for allegedly giving a baby a daiquiri. "A St. Bernard Parish couple was arrested at a parade Sunday, March 7, after giving the man's 1-year-old son a chocolate-flavored daiquiri beverage in his baby bottle,"
American Indians and Alaska Natives and Alcohol and Drug Use Disorders
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- 2117 days ago -
For the purpose of this article, the phrase "alcohol and drug use disorders" refers to dependence on as well as abuse of alcohol and drugs
5-Month-Old Baby Dies While Left Alone
Offbeat  (tags: baby, murdered, dies, alcohol, investigation )

- 2137 days ago -
A Jefferson County man has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder after his five-month-old baby boy was found dead early Thursday morning
Driver's Blood Alcohol Was .708, Police Say
Offbeat  (tags: woman, drunk, police, stolen, alcohol, driving )

- 2159 days ago -
South Dakota authorities say a woman found passed out in a stolen delivery van earlier this month registered a blood alcohol content of .708
Japan's Favourite Hangover Cures
Offbeat  (tags: hangover, alcohol, festive season, veisalgia, cure, fruits, drink, umeboshi, intolerance, Japanese, Asian )

- 2165 days ago -
Tis the season to be jolly. And when you've finished being jolly, tis the season to wake up with veisalgia, more popularly known as a hangover. The punishment begins when alcohol reaches your brain and tells your pituitary grands to stop producing
Off-Duty Lockport Cop Questioned About Fatal Stevenson Crash
Offbeat  (tags: wreck, death, alcohol, police, crime )

- 2169 days ago -
An injured off-duty Lockport police officer was being questioned about a fatal three-car accident on the Stevenson Expressway that killed an immigrant from Vietnam driving home from his second job. Alcohol may have played a role in the crash
Alcoholic Flies Show Human-Like Desperation, Relapses
Offbeat  (tags: alcohol, wasteful projects, barfly )

- 2176 days ago -
After scientists had gotten them hooked on alcohol, fruit flies--apparently desperate for a buzz--drank even repulsive concoctions and relapsed after an enforced dry spell, a new study says.
Nicole (Snooki) Polizzi, MTV 'Jersey Shore' Cast Member, Punched By Queens Teacher Brad Ferro: Cops
Offbeat  (tags: man hits woman, alcohol, teacher, bizarre, police )

- 2180 days ago -
alcThe gelled-up brute caught on video slugging a female cast member of the MTV reality show "Jersey Shore" is a Queens high school gym teacher, the Daily News has learned.
Man Dies After Taser Used Three Times
Offbeat  (tags: man, tasered, 3 times, dead, was drinking, alcohol, doing cocaine )

- 2614 days ago -
A man fighting with deputies died after he was stunned three times with a Taser, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.
Raikkonen`s Drinking Problem
Offbeat  (tags: cars, sports, alcohol, driving )

- 2649 days ago -
Does anyone else think that Kimi Raikkonen might have a drinking problem?
Good Samaritan Stabbed at Yorkdale Mall
Offbeat  (tags: stabbing, good samaritan, help, man, woman, alcohol )

- 2779 days ago -
A good Samaritan who tried 2 stop a domestic assault was sent 2 hospital after being stabbed. According 2 police, a couple had been drinking & arguing. The man was assaulting the woman & a passerby tried 2 intervene & the woman stabbed the guy who was try
Everything You Know About Absinthe Is Wrong [Video] | Salon Life
Offbeat  (tags: absinthe, legal, drink, alcohol, banned, mysterious, urban legend, louche )

- 2871 days ago -
Absinthe is legal in the US for the first time since 1912, the year it was banned in America. It languished in exile for nearly a century, a casualty of bad publicity, special-interest lobbies and mythology. That allowed absinthe to become something of an

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