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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.


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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.


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Federal Agency Reverses Approval Of Powdered Alcohol

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



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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.



6 Bars In The Middle Of The Ocean

Check out these awesome 6 bars that are in the middle of the ocean.