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The following article appeared this morning in The Journal News, authored by Richard Liebson, that details the use of Facebook in Amber Alerts throughout the nation. State A.G., Facebook team up to improve Amber Alert You hear the alerts on …

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Marijuana use among teens declined this year even as two states, Colorado and Washington, legalized the drug for recreational use, a national survey released Tuesday found. University of Michigan’s Monitoring the Future study, now in its 40th year, surveys 40,000 …

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WASHINGTON — A new federal survey has found that e-cigarette use among teenagers has surpassed the use of traditional cigarettes as smoking has continued to decline. Health advocates say the trend for e-cigarette use is dangerous because it is making smoking …

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During last year’s holiday policing effort, State Police charged more than 630 drivers with DWI, and handed out more than 38,000 tickets. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the New York State Police will deploy additional troopers on the …

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NEW ROCHELLE – A seven-month investigation into street-level drug activity in New Rochelle and White Plains resulted in a sweep Wednesday morning, bringing arrests in the operation to more than 80, officials said. Additional arrests are expected in the two …

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Drivers know they should ignore their phones, but a new survey shows they’ll still sneak a look or swipe under certain conditions. • Is this you? 63 percent of drivers in the survey said they are more likely to use their …

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A new trend that is increasing in popularity can have deadly consequences. It’s called Stick & Poke or Do-It-Yourself Tattoos. Now, personal body art is getting really personal as more people choose to ink themselves or have someone else do it …

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According to a study published in The Journal of Neuroscience, binge drinking during adolescence can have long-term effects on brain function. Past research has documented the effects of binge drinking on the brain, especially during adolescence, when the brain is still developing. …

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SEATTLE (CBS Seattle) – According to a recent study, fatal car crashes involving pot use have tripled in the U.S. “Currently, one of nine drivers involved in fatal crashes would test positive for marijuana,” Dr. Guohua Li, director of the …

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Good news: those strict “social host” laws seem to be working. Teens who live in communities with such laws are less likely to spend weekends drinking at parties, according to a new study in the Journal of Studies and Alcohol and Drugs. Social …

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