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Substance Abuse (INACTIVE)

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  • Singer-actress Courtney Love wins landmark Twitter libel case

    Courtney Love, known for her brash behavior and four-letter words, won a landmark Twitter libel case Friday in which a Los Angeles jury determined the musician did not defame her former attorney in a tweet. Wearing a black dress, a cream cardigan and...
  • Courtney Love says she's 'tweeting nicely' after winning libel case

    Singer/actress Courtney Love said she was thankful a jury sided with her in a landmark Twitter libel case. A Los Angeles jury determined Friday that Love did not defame her former attorney in a tweet. "It was a really great learning experience,"...
  • Grammys 2014: Live blogging the performers, the winners

    Grammys 2014: Live blogging the performers, the winners
    Welcome to the Pop & Hiss live blog of the 2014 Grammy Awards show. The festivities will begin in moments, with the poorly kept secret that Beyoncé and Jay Z are expected to open the show. And while Jay Z led the field with nine nominations, he's not...
  • Helping Boys Cope With Gossip And New Realities Of Growing Up

    Helping Boys Cope With Gossip And New Realities Of Growing Up
    What we all want is for our kids to grow into well-adjusted, socially responsible, happy adults. "That really gets to the health of our communities," says educator Rosalind Wiseman, also author of "Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive...
  • Re-open debate about ADHD rates

    According to a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every 10 American children over the age of three has been diagnosed with ADHD. Before turning 18, nearly 14 percent of children will have been diagnosed. Most...
  • DuPage County hosts heroin prevention forum

    DuPage County hosts heroin prevention forum
    Felicia Miceli thought she did everything right. She sent her children to private school and encouraged them to become involved in sports and the community. But, the Medinah mother said, she could not save her son from heroin. Miceli stood up before...
  • Dopey proposal

     
    Senseless law would say medical pot users can't have guns Friday's print column Gun-rights organizations have been conspicuously reserved in their response to a proposed state regulation that would prohibit patients with medical marijuana permits from...
  • At Daft Punk moment, 'Under the Electric Sky' examines EDM world

    Shortly after a screening of “Under the Electric Sky,” Dan Cutforth's and Jane Lipsitz’s documentary chronicling the Las Vegas iteration of Electric Daisy Carnival, a viewer in the Sundance Film Festival audience had a question for EDC...
  • Arrest made in case of man chased, stabbed to death in MacArthur Park

    Arrest made in case of man chased, stabbed to death in MacArthur Park
    This post has been corrected, as noted below. A Los Angeles man was arrested at MacArthur Park on suspicion of murder Tuesday at the same location where police say three months ago he stabbed a man to death. Sometime overnight Oct. 6, detectives say...
  • Ringo Starr Talks Paul, Meditation and Why He Loves L.A.

    Fifty years after helping lead the British invasion in America and transforming pop culture, the most underappreciated Beatle has arguably become the most beloved. Ringo Starr is no longer mobbed by screaming packs of fans. But, by no means is the...
  • Sundance Film Review: 'Lambert & Stamp'

    Named for the cinephilic pair of Swinging Londoners who figured that managing the Who would be a good way to get a movie made, "Lambert & Stamp" belatedly realizes their 50-year-old dream. Impeccably directed by first-time documentarian James D. Cooper,...