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CNNMoney: Snoop Dogg slingin' Four Loko rival, Blastupdated: Fri Apr 01 2011 14:10:00

Look out, Four Loko. There's a fruity-booze rival coming to the market -- Blast from Colt 45 -- and rapper Snoop Dogg is its pitch man.

Companies stop shipping 7 caffeine-alcohol drinksupdated: Wed Nov 24 2010 20:02:00

The manufacturers of seven caffeinated alcoholic beverages labeled a "public health concern" have stopped producing or shipping the products, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday.

FDA calls 7 caffeine-alcohol drinks unsafeupdated: Wed Nov 17 2010 21:14:00

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration told the manufacturers of seven caffeinated alcoholic beverages Wednesday that their drinks are a "public health concern" and can't stay on the market in their current form.

FDA: Caffeinated alcohol drinks 'unsafe'updated: Wed Nov 17 2010 21:14:00

The FDA bans seven caffeinated alcoholic beverages from staying on the market in their current form.

Senator: FDA to ban caffeinated alcohol drinksupdated: Wed Nov 17 2010 09:38:00

The Food and Drug Administration is preparing to ban caffeinated alcohol drinks, Sen. Charles Schumer said Tuesday. In response, one leading manufacturer of these drinks announced that it will remove caffiene and other ingredients from its product.

Students aware of Four Loko risks, keep drinkingupdated: Mon Nov 15 2010 06:17:00

Nine Central Washington University students were hospitalized after drinking Four Loko, but students at the University of Maryland, College Park, say they're aware of the drink's effects and know their own limits.

Washington state bans alcoholic energy drinksupdated: Thu Nov 11 2010 12:04:00

The Washington state Liquor Control Board on Wednesday banned the sale of alcoholic energy drinks after a group of college students got sick from consuming a drink nicknamed "blackout in a can."

Push to ban alcoholic energy drinkupdated: Thu Nov 11 2010 12:04:00

Four Loko, an alcoholic energy drink, is blamed for making students sick by combining caffeine and high alcohol content.

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