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Alcohol Addiction (INACTIVE)

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  • Peter O'Toole Dies; 'Lawrence of Arabia' Star Was 81

    Irish-born stage and screen actor Peter O'Toole, who became an international star in the title role of David Lean's Oscar-winning epic "Lawrence of Arabia," died on Saturday at age 81. He was undoubtedly one of the greatest actors of his generation....
  • Gavin MacLeod captains a memoir

    Gavin MacLeod captains a memoir
    This post has been corrected. Please see note at bottom for details. Gavin MacLeod was a fixture on television for years. From 1970 to 1977, he played sweet-natured news writer Murray Slaughter on CBS' "The Mary Tyler Moore Show." No sooner did "MTM"...
  • Redefinition could help regulate rehab homes

    The Costa Mesa City Council introduced an ordinance this week that could help the city's enforcement efforts against problematic rehabilitation homes. The council gave an initial 4-0 vote on the ordinance's first reading Tuesday night. Councilwoman...
  • Richard Lewis on why he disappeared

    Richard Lewis on why he disappeared
    When you’ve been having phone conversations with comedian Richard Lewis for the past three decades, it doesn’t take long for him to warm up. But this time is different. Sure, he starts out light, contemplating his place in comedy, his...
  • The battle between doctors and trial lawyers grows more infantile

    This post has been updated. California initiative campaigns have a way of reducing all important public policy issues to their lowest intellectual denominators -- and highest financial numerators. The coming battle over the state's medical malpractice...
  • Homeless Army vet is transformed, GQ-ready: Time-lapse video

    Homeless Army vet is transformed, GQ-ready: Time-lapse video
    Something as simple as a haircut can change your life. Just ask U.S. Army veteran Jim Wolf. Wolf, who struggles with alcoholism, poverty and homelessness, teamed up with Michigan filmmaker Rob Bliss and Degage Ministries to create a time-lapse video...
  • ABC News' Elizabeth Vargas Enters Rehab

    NEW YORK -- ABC News anchor Elizabeth Vargas is in treatment for alcohol dependency. Vargas and the network confirmed Wednesday a New York Daily News story about her treatment. Vargas, who is 51 and married to singer-songwriter Marc Cohn, is anchor of...
  • Guilty plea in daring federal jail escape

    Guilty plea in daring federal jail escape
    A convicted bank robber pleaded guilty today to executing a dramatic, dead-of-night escape from a Loop federal jail last December. Kenneth Conley, 39, entered his plea to one count of escape during a brief hearing before U.S. District Judge Gary...
  • Task force focuses on small alcohol bottles, over-serving

    The Huntington Beach Downtown Task Force is shifting its attention to the influence of sales of small bottles of alcohol on the problems in the area. The committee Thursday asked City Atty. Jennifer McGrath to see if banning sales of the 1-ounce bottles...
  • 'Liz & Dick' romance fizzles in graceless biopic

    'Liz & Dick' romance fizzles in graceless biopic
    An epic love story, like a good horror movie, relies more on possibility than actuality. Surprise and anticipation, of what is to come and what it might mean, are what draw viewers in, binding them in fetters of pleasure and pain. Subtlety and nuance...
  • Judge accused of DUI isn't only jurist to draw the spotlight in recent S. Fla. memory

    Judge accused of DUI isn't only jurist to draw the spotlight in recent S. Fla. memory
    Just a few years ago, South Florida judges were appearing regularly in the news for varying degrees of insensitivity and scandal. Then, the halls of justice grew relatively quiet — until Tuesday night when a Broward judge was arrested in Boca...
  • Toronto mayor admits getting 'hammered,' deflects drug reports

    Few of his constituents are likely to argue with Toronto's mayor on at least a couple of points he made on a radio program Sunday. "I'm the first one to admit I am not perfect," Rob Ford said on CFRB-Newstalk 1010 radio. "I have made mistakes.'' Among...