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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

Picture taken on October 29, 2010 in Par

B-Straw and Pauly G Highlight the Helpless

Brien Straw and Paul Gallant shed light on multiple topics that will make your head spin. Their first topic is about a man in Alabama who decided to strip his clothes off and climb a tree fully nude. They give Pepsi a shout-out for accidentally filling their cans with Alcopop Party Drink, containing 4.5% alcohol. They finish up highlighting the helpless by discussing an interesting study about divorces and a study that declares hitting the snooze button is bad for you.

SportsRadio 610–03/26/2014

Houston Police are being accused of racial profiling after handcuffing and bringing a girl to Child Protective Services who was with her two dance partners -- assuming she was a runaway. (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Mom, Aunt Charged After Child Consumes Vodka

A 17-year-old Houston mother has been charged with child endangerment after her toddler was hospitalized for alcohol poisoning.

03/19/2014

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

Jean Segura #8 of the World Team tags out Jonathan Singleton #24 of Team USA at second base during the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Kauffman Stadium on July 8, 2012 in Kansas City, Mo. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Astros Prospect Admits To Abusing Alcohol As A Substitute For Pot After Failing Drug Test

Jon Singleton is considered the top first base prospect in baseball — a big, dynamic left-handed hitter with power and composure who can use the entire field.

03/04/2014

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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

File photo of a person lighting a cigarette. (Photo by ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Rising Cigarette Taxes Leads To Reduction In Alcohol Consumption

A new study indicates that rising taxes on cigarettes are decreasing the frequency and amount of indulgence in another vice – alcohol – for what researchers called “vulnerable groups.”

08/12/2013

File photo of a police officer administering a roadside sobriety test. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court Dismisses Drunk Driving Charge, Cites Suspect’s High Alcohol Tolerance

A court in Sweden dismissed charges against a man who was caught driving while his blood alcohol level was five times higher than the legal limit, stating that his high tolerance allowed for him to drive safely despite the amount of liquor he had consumed before driving.

02/07/2013

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Father Charged With Murder For Accident That Killed Daughter

A father was charged with felony murder after an accident killed his daughter. The rollover accident happened around 2 p.m. Friday on the westbound lanes of I-610 South Loop at Telephone Road.

12/17/2012

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