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How Strong Is That Drink? New App Helps Calculate

How strong is that pina colada? Depending on how it’s made, it could contain as much alcohol as two glasses of wine.

07/03/2014

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Study Finds High Number Of Deaths Linked To Excessive Drinking

A new study from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) finds excessive drinking accounts for nearly 1 in 10 deaths.

07/03/2014

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Study: ‘Cool Kids’ Don’t Stay Popular Into Adulthood

According to a new study, kids who were “cool” in middle school may not stay popular when they reach their adult lives.

06/12/2014

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After Criticism, Alcohol Delivery Company Says It Will Serve All of D.C.

An alcohol delivery service that launched last week in D.C. now says it will serve the entire city after being criticized by local officials and prospective customers.

06/05/2014

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New Online Alcohol Delivery Service Arrives in DC

People in the District looking to get their drink on without leaving the comfort of their home can now order alcohol to their doorstep through a few clicks of the mouse.

05/29/2014

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O’Malley Signs Bill Banning Grain Alcohol

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley has signed a measure banning the retail sale of alcohol that is 190-proof and stronger.

05/05/2014

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Federal Agency Reverses Approval Of Powdered Alcohol

Critics of the instant cocktails feared it would encourage underage drinking.

04/22/2014

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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

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