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Rohypnol or 'roofies'

Mass overdose of students blamed on date rape drug

Mon 11 Oct, AT 16:34

Police say date rape drug or ecstasy may have been used to spike vodka at party in Washington

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry Potter ride adjusted for the really big fans

Thu 16 Sep, AT 11:15

Overweight Potter fans finally accommodated after seat size adjustment

Smokestack; climate change

China overtakes US as number one energy user

Tue 20 Jul, AT 11:32

Business Digest: China’s new-found primacy will determine how we all use energy

Fire boats battle a fire at the off shore oil rig Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico

BP faces seven-year oil exploration ban in US

Thu 15 Jul, AT 10:10

Business Digest: A draft law would ban companies with poor safety records from obtaining drilling permits

Barack Obama

Fall of Barack Obama: the polls portend disaster

Thu 15 Jul, AT 08:35
Alexander Cockburn

Obama offered Americans a free and easy pass to a better future: now they see it was an empty promise