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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

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Poll: 69 Percent Of Americans Say Alcohol More Harmful Than Marijuana

In a national survey that shows the American public is ready for a truce in the ongoing war on drugs, a two-thirds majority of U.S. adults (67 percent) say that the government should focus more on providing treatment for people using drugs such as heroin and cocaine instead of jail time.

04/04/2014

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74-Year-Old Woman Charged with Serial Arsons in Alexandria

A 74-year-old woman has been charged with a series of arsons in an Alexandria apartment complex.

03/20/2014

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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Md. Senate OKs Ban of 190-Proof Alcohol Products

Maryland’s Senate has passed a measure to ban “extreme-strength” alcoholic beverages, 190-proof or higher, from stores.

02/05/2014

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Bourbon, Tenn. Whiskey Sales Up in US, Overseas

Global thirst for Kentucky bourbon and Tennessee whiskey caused exports to spike beyond $1 billion for the first time ever in 2013, a distilled spirits trade group said Tuesday.

02/04/2014

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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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Obama: Pot Is Not More Dangerous Than Alcohol

President Barack Obama said he doesn’t think marijuana is more dangerous than alcohol, “in terms of its impact on the individual consumer.”

01/19/2014

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Pot, Guns And Paparazzi: New Laws Run Gamut In U.S.

The new year is bringing a host of new laws taking effect in January or thereabouts.

12/30/2013

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