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Snoop Dogg Claims He Smoked Weed In The White House

July 23rd, 2014 1:21pm EDT
Snoop Dogg Claims He Smoked Weed In The White House
Snoop Dogg, who is known for his penchant for pot, allegedly smoked marijuana in the White House. The rapper claims he tricked security at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., and lit up a joint while using the bathroom.

During an interview on his YouTube web series "Double G News Network," featuring an appearance by Jimmy Kimmel, the late night talk show host asked Snoop Dogg, "Have you ever smoked in the White House?"

The rapper answered, "In the bathroom... not in the White House, but in the bathroom. Cos (sic) I said, 'May I use the bathroom for a second?' and they (the secur...
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Peaches Geldof Died Of Heroin Overdose, Confirms Coroner

July 23rd, 2014 11:43am EDT
Peaches Geldof Died Of Heroin Overdose, Confirms Coroner
British socialite Peaches Geldof had been receiving treatment for heroin addiction for two and a half years before she died of a drug overdose last April.

During an inquest in Kent, England, her husband Thomas Cohen said Peaches, 25, had been taking heroin substitute methadone and undergoing weekly testing; however, he suspected she was using again.

In February, she flushed a bag of heroin down the toilet that she had stashed in the attic after Thomas confronted her about her drug use.

When she died on April 7, police searched the couple's home and found 6.9 grams of heroin, several need...
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Scott Disick Was Hospitalized For Alcohol Poisoning Last Month

July 18th, 2014 11:23am EDT
Scott Disick Was Hospitalized For Alcohol Poisoning Last Month
Reality star Scott Disick reportedly drank so much one night last last month that he went to the ER at Southampton Hospital in Long Island.

Disick and some pals partied at a nightclub in The Hamptons on June 22, and the "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star began binge drinking, according to TMZ.com.

The star felt so messed up that he thought he was drugged, and he was unable to speak coherently. He went to the ER where doctors diagnosed him with alcohol poisoning.

Several days earlier, his long-time girlfriend Kourtney Kardashian reportedly kicked him out of the place they were renting...
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'Scandal's' Columbus Short Calls Weekend Arrest A 'Misunderstanding'

July 8th, 2014 2:30pm EDT
'Scandal's' Columbus Short Calls Weekend Arrest A 'Misunderstand
Columbus Short was arrested for public intoxication over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, but the actor insists he was sober and the incident was a "misunderstanding."

He told "Access Hollywood": "I was with a group of people that were eating. I went to the bathroom. I came back, and there was an altercation ensuing when I came back. And me being, ‘Whoa, let’s break it up,’ it’s as a misunderstanding, and I guess cops thoughts I was someone involved in the situation. And then they grabbed me up, and by the time I was on the ground … I apologized to the officers later, [but] I said some ...
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How The Mighty Have Fallen: The Downfall Of Shia La Beouf

July 2nd, 2014 7:00pm EDT
How The Mighty Have Fallen: The Downfall Of Shia La Beouf
Once one of the most promising actors of his generation, likened to Tom Hanks, Shia La Beouf has ridden to the heights of Hollywood fame and today, to its lowest points. How could a young man who once had it all, have fallen so far, so fast? With La Beouf now entering rehab and hopefully moving on to a more positive phase of his life, a timeline of events that led him to this point in his life reads like a road map of excess and issues. Starting from 2007 until today, La Beouf seems to be interested more in making a name for himself as a disturbed young man rather then the promising young a...
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Robin Wiliams Enters Rehab

July 1st, 2014 10:00pm EDT
Robin Wiliams Enters Rehab
Robin Williams, who has spent decades battling addiction problems, has entered rehab again. The actor checked into the Hazelden Addiction Treatment Center in Minnesota to maintain his sobriety.

The actor/comedian's rep told TMZ.com: "After working back-to-back projects, Robin is simply taking the opportunity to fine-tune and focus on his continued commitment, of which he remains extremely proud."

Williams last went to rehab in 2006 for alcoholism. He was addicted to cocaine in the 70s and 80s.

The actor most recently starred in the CBS series "The Crazy Ones" opposite Sarah Michelle Gell...
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Robert Downey Jr.'s Son Indio Arrested For Cocaine Possession

June 30th, 2014 2:00pm EDT
Robert Downey Jr.'s Son Indio Arrested For Cocaine Possession
Robert Downey, Jr.'s son Indio is seemingly following the same destructive path as his father. Robert had plenty of trouble in the past with drugs and alcohol, and his son Indio appears to be battling a similar demon.

Indio Downey, 20, was arrested on Sunday afternoon for possession of cocaine. Downey was a passenger in a car that was driving in West Hollywood when police officers drove next to the vehicle and noticed the passenger smoking a pipe. A deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department pulled the car over and searched it.

Cocaine was allegedly found on Indio, and he ...
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Leaked Video Shows One Direction Stars Smoking A Joint

May 28th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Leaked Video Shows One Direction Stars Smoking A Joint
While on tour in Peru, One Direction stars Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson smoked a marijuana joint on the way to a gig and video taped their antics.

The Dailymail.co.uk obtained the 5-minute video of the stars being taken to Peru's Estadio Nacional in Lima on April 27. It shows Tomlinson, 22, holding the camera. He says: "So here we are, leaving Peru. Joint lit. Happy days. What do you think, Zayn, about that kind of content?" Malik, 21, responds, "Very controversial."

In the video, Tomlinson references an "illegal substance" and "Mary Jane," another name for marijuana, while also saying ...
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10 Celebrities Who Secretly Went To Rehab

May 24th, 2014 8:00pm EDT
10 Celebrities Who Secretly Went To Rehab
Actor Zac Efron battled a cocaine addiction and dabbled with party drug Molly, prompting him to seek professional help in March 2013. He was treated for several weeks. He reportedly relapsed while filming the comedy Neighbors and headed back into rehab as soon as the movie was finished.

He told The Hollywood Reporter in April: "I was drinking a lot, way too much. It's never one specific thing. I mean, you're in your 20s, single, going through life in Hollywood, you know?

"Everything is thrown at you. I wouldn't take anything back; I needed to learn everything I did. But it was an interest...
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Sum 41 Star Deryck Whibley Posts Pics From Hospital Bed After Nearly Dying From Alcoholism

May 18th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
Sum 41 Star Deryck Whibley Posts Pics From Hospital Bed After Ne
Sum 41 star Deryck Whibley has revealed to fans that he spent a month in the hospital after nearly dying from consuming too much alcohol.

On Friday, the Canadian rocker, 34, posted several photos of himself in a hospital bed. A few close-ups reveal large cuts and bruises on his arms, presumably from where doctors had taken his blood and inserted IVs.

The singer/guitarist explained on his website that years of alcohol abuse resulted in major damage to his liver and kidneys.

He wrote, "I've been very sick in the hospital for a month and was pretty sick for a few weeks leading up to my tr...
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