Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge. 
No Foul Play In 2017 Death Of Intoxicated Texas Beauty QueenAn autopsy shows an actress and beauty queen winner of a Spanish-language TV reality show was legally intoxicated when she died last year at her Texas home.
Beer Chug: Tom Brady Beats Stephen Colbert In Seconds FlatNew England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady may not like strawberries, but he has skills when it comes to chugging beer.
Coca-Cola May Get Boozy With Bubbly Alcoholic Drink In JapanCoca-Cola said that it is experimenting with a canned beverage in Japan that would be a mix of sparkling water and an alcoholic drink. The company declined to say when the drink may launch.
News Now: Ugly Weather & National Margarita DayIt's another morning of ice, rain and treacherous roads across North Texas. But if you need to cheer up, it's also National Margarita Day!
Drinking Alcohol Better Than Exercise For Living Past 90, Study ClaimsHaving two glasses of wine or beer dropped the chance of premature death by 18 percent, according to the study.
Escaped Inmate Caught Returning To Prison With Booze & FoodAn inmate from Dallas who escaped from a federal prison, with the intention of breaking back in with multiple bottles of alcohol and home-cooked treats, has been arrested in southeast Texas.
Local Restaurant Served Firefighter Prior To Fatal CrashThe owner of Thibodeaux's Cajun Cooking, a popular Duncanville restaurant, could not imagine the gut punch that was coming. The off-duty Dallas firefighter that police say had been drinking before he climbed behind the wheel early Wednesday, was a friend... and he'd been a customer at her restaurant in the hours prior to the crash.
Office Holiday Parties Sobering Up After Sexual Misconduct ScandalsWith the names of Weinstein, Spacey and Lauer getting more mentions this year, employers are making sure that their staff parties don't lead to inappropriate conduct.
Beer Named After One Of The Last Surviving Tuskegee AirmenIt has been more than 70 years since Jack Lyle flew into combat during World War II. Now, one of the last living Tuskegee Airmen has been celebrated with a beer named in his honor.
Florida State Becomes 3rd University To Suspend Greek OrganizationsFlorida State becomes at least the third university this year to suspend Greek life because of alcohol-related tragedies.
Browns' Gordon Admits Drinking, Drug Use Before 'Every Game'One day before the Browns wide receiver gets another shot at rebooting his star-crossed career, Gordon revealed in a candid magazine interview that he used drugs or alcohol before every game of his career — pro or college.

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