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Cosby Quaaludes

In yet another addition to the Bill Cosby saga, previously sealed court documents revealed that the actor admitted to obtaining Quaaludes, a sedative, and gave them to women he planned on having sexual relations with. […]

WAOK-AM–07/07/2015

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Too Much Truth: Chicago, A War Zone

On Too Much Truth, Derrick talked about the Fourth of July weekend and how there wasn’t really a reason to celebrate in Chicago. Over forty people were injured and eight were killed over the holiday […]

WAOK-AM–07/06/2015

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Sheriff Workers Plead Guilty To Bribery, Drug Charges

Federal prosecutors say two former Hall County sheriff’s office workers have pleaded guilty to bribery and drug charges.

05/13/2015

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‘Walking Dead’ Actor Accused Of Drunken Driving, Drug Charge

An actor who plays a priest on the AMC drama “The Walking Dead” is facing drunken driving and drug charges after police say he was clocked going 107 mph on a Georgia highway.

05/05/2015

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Former Strip Club, Brothel To Become New Church

A former strip club and alleged brothel will transform into a church.

11/11/2014

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Real Talk With Rashad Richey: Rashad Richey Challenges Law Enforcement, Churches & Non-Profits Alike To Rid Atlanta Of Sex Trafficking

On Real Talk With Rashad Richey, APD Deputy Chief Shawn Jones answers questions about the newly federally-funded study that puts Atlanta #1 in human sex trafficking. This is part 1 of a 2 part series […]

WAOK-AM–04/24/2014

Two inexpensive generic drugs could held reduce breast cancer deaths in women who develop the disease after menopause, according to new research. (File photo. Credit: Getty Images)

Georgia Professor Accused Of Asking Student To Buy Prescription Drugs

A lawyer says a University of Georgia professor accused of asking a student to buy prescription drugs for him while the student visited Mexico during spring break has surrendered to authorities.

03/22/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Ga. Weighs ‘Medical Amnesty’ In Drug Overdoses

Georgia lawmakers are weighing a bill granting amnesty in some cases to those who seek medical help in the event of a drug overdose or other medical emergency.

03/01/2014

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Prescription Drug Disposal Event Set For Saturday

Georgians wishing to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs are asked to visit one of more than 90 collection points during National Drug Take Back Day this weekend.

10/24/2013

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