Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 720 for query «alcoholism»

July 10, 2018 12:55 AM Arbitrator rules in favor of USC over Steve Sarkisian in $30 million wrongful termination lawsuit

An arbitrator has ruled in favor of USC in a wrongful termination lawsuit brought by former Trojans head coach Steve Sarkisian. In the suit, Sarkisian was reportedly seeking $30 million, asserting that USC had not allowed him to seek treatment for alcoholism, which is recognized as a disability under the law. The arbitrator ruled that USC is not responsible 69

July 9, 2018 7:16 PM Jonathan Rhys Meyers detained after 'domestic dispute' with wife on American Airlines flight

Jonathan Rhys Meyers was detained after he got into a 'domestic dispute' with his wife on an American Airlines flight. (Reuters) Police at LAX Airport detained actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers following his flight after he allegedly got into a verbal altercation with his wife onboard an American Airlines flight. A representative for American Airlines told Page Six on Monday 86

April 13, 2018 5:05 PM Aldon Smith Being Transferred to Substance Abuse Facility

NFL star Aldon Smith is being transferred from county jail to an inpatient substance abuse facility after officials say his blood alcohol level registered at .40. TMZ Sports spoke with San Francisco District Attorney spokesperson Alex Bastian who said Smith is currently being moved. We're told the facility is located in California. Officials believe 75

March 3, 2018 3:37 AM Melrose Place's Jamie Luner Accused of Drugging and Filming Sexual Encounter with Underage Boy

The man who accused Melrose Place star Jamie Luner of performing oral sex on him as a teenager claims she drugged him and recorded their sexual encounter. According to the outlet, Oliver, who was 16 at the time, alleged Luner, who was then around 26 years of age, gave him alcohol and drugs before they entered a bedroom with a third person who he did not identify 178

March 2, 2018 8:30 AM 'Melrose Place' Star Jamie Luner's Accuser Claims She Plied Him with Drugs, Booze Before Sex

The man accusing "Melrose Place" star Jamie Luner of performing oral sex on him when he was only 16 ... claims she plied him with drugs and taped their encounter, but she's calling BS. Anthony Oliver tells TMZ ... he met Luner through his older brother in the late 90s. He was not an actor, but scored an invitation to a party at Luner's Studio City home in 1998. Anthony 88

February 15, 2018 8:09 PM Spouses have strong influence on risk for alcohol abuse

(Reuters Health) - Spouses with uncontrolled drinking problems have a “large and rapid” influence on the likelihood their partner will also be diagnosed with an alcohol use disorder, according to a long-term study of married couples in Sweden. After a husband was first diagnosed with alcohol use disorder (AUD), his wife’s risk of a similar diagnosis 123

January 23, 2018 6:08 PM Massachusetts man guilty of police stealing cruiser from lot

HARWICH, Mass. – A Massachusetts man has been convicted of stealing and then intentionally crashing a police cruiser. The Cape Cod Times reports that 27-year-old Joseph Burns was found guilty Monday of motor vehicle theft, leaving a scene with property damage and driving with a revoked license. He was sentenced to 18 months in jail. Court records show a police 73

December 28, 2017 9:51 PM Former 'Survivor' Winner Todd Herzog Blames 'Dr. Phil' for Drunken 2013 TV Show Appearance

Todd Herzog -- the winner of "Survivor: China" in 2007 who has since battled alcoholism -- claims he was supplied with booze and drugs to get him loaded before he appeared on Dr. Phil's show. In a shocking interview with STAT, Herzog says he was completely sober when he arrived to the TV studio in L.A. in 2013 to do "Dr. Phil" ... which was supposed 80

October 27, 2017 12:49 PM The Health 202: There's a no-brainer way to solve the opioid crisis

There's a quick and simple way President Trump could immediately help Americans addicted to opioids — but it’s not part of the emergency declaration the president issued yesterday at the White House. Here it is: allow Medicaid to start paying for treatment at large institutions for mental disease (known as IMDs). Under a current policy known as the “IMD exclusion 327

October 27, 2017 12:30 AM Trump makes rare reference to late brother Fred in opioid speech

President Trump made a rare and personal reference to his older brother Fred Trump Jr. Thursday as he declared the opioid crisis in America a “public health emergency.” Fred Trump was a former pilot who suffered from alcoholism. He died in 1981 at age 43 due to complications from the disease. When describing how his administration plans to initiate a "massive" 93