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.
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.
Man Arraigned On Murder Charge For Alleged DUI Crash That Killed CHP OfficerA Hayward man was arraigned Tuesday on a murder charge for allegedly killing a California Highway Patrol officer in a crash on Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward on Christmas Eve.
Lower-Class Drinkers Face Worse Heart Health Risks, Study SaysThere's an increased risk of dying from heart disease if you drink frequently -- especially if you are in the lowest socioeconomic class, according to a study published Tuesday in the journal PLOS Medicine.
No Amount Of Alcohol Is Safe During Pregnancy, Study FindsA small amount of alcohol consumed during pregnancy can result in the child suffering from high levels of anxiety after birth.
Stockton Ex-Mayor Pleads No Contest To Providing Alcohol To MinorA former mayor of Stockton is pleading no contest to providing alcohol to a minor, settling charges that once included allegations that he secretly recorded portions of a teen camp counselor strip poker game.
Binge Drinking Down Among College Students, Study FindsAn ongoing study started in 1999 has revealed binge drinking among college students is finally going down.
Bill Extending Last Call To 4AM In California Advances In AssemblyA bill by state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco that would allow local communities across California to extend alcohol sales hours past 2 a.m. is one step closer to becoming law.
Katy Perry Admits To Struggles With Alcohol, Depression, Thoughts of Suicide“I wrote a song about [suicide],” she said during a teary talk with Dr. Siri Sat Nam Singh. "I feel ashamed that I would have those thoughts, feel that low and that depressed."
Woman Driving On Wheel Rims Accused Of DUI In PetalumaPetaluma police arrested a Rohnert Park woman on suspicion of DUI Wednesday after she was found driving without tires on the passenger side of a vehicle.
Lawmaker Wants California To Allow Bars To Stay Open Until 4 A.M.If State Senator Scott Wiener has his way San Francisco will soon join cities like New York, Chicago, Key West, Las Vegas and Miami that allow bars with special licenses to serve alcohol until 4 a.m.
New Law Allows Hair Salons and Barbers To Serve Drinks There may be a new sound coming out of your local barbershop or hair salon come January first. Joining the buzz of the hair clippers and roar of hair dryers could be the sound of clanking glasses.