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  1. the chain gang
    Bronx McDonald’s Manager Ran Thriving Cocaine Side Business From Store’s CounterNYPD called it “so blatant, it would be comical” if it weren’t a serious narcotics crime.
  2. coke business
    Police Found $56 Million Worth of Actual Coke at Coca-Cola FactoryLet the conspiracy theories begin.
  3. Top Chipotle Executive Indicted for Cocaine PossessionFor now, the chain has put him on leave.
  4. Nigella Lawson
    Cocaine Testimony Allegedly Landed Nigella Lawson on No-Fly List“She didn’t seem to say much, but she did not look happy.”
  5. Nigella Lawson
    Nigella Lawson Won’t Be Investigated for Drug UseNow it’s really time to move on.
  6. Nigella Lawson
    Nigella Lawson Admits to Dabbling in CocaineWe can all move on now, but it’s likely that won’t happen.
  7. Allegations
    Nigella Lawson Drug-Use Allegations Just Keep Getting NastierThe celebrity chef’s ex-husband sent her an e-mail saying “you trashed your daughter’s life.”
  8. Allegations
    British Court Hears Reports of Nigella Lawson’s Alleged Drug UseThe lawyer says that the alleged drug use is “highly relevant” to his client’s court case.
  9. Hives and Punishment
    Really Raw Honey Owner Frantz Walker Gets a Really Raw Deal, Lawyer Says“He’s a legitimate business owner, and he has a Second Amendment right to own weapons,” his lawyer says.
  10. Arrest Report
    Oops! Dream Hotel Owner Vikram Chatwal Arrested With Cocaine, Heroin, Pills, andThe hotelier kept his stash in a baggie in the crotch of his pants, apparently.
  11. Competitive Eating
    Out-of-Towner Crowned Wing Bowl Champ; El Wingador Indicted on Drug ChargesThis year’s champion chowed down 287 wings to cinch the win.
  12. Crime Scenes
    El Wingador Busted For CokeThere’s no Buffalo wing eating contest where he’s going.
  13. Mediavore
    Logan Customs Officials Warn Against Diseased Delicacies; Maya Angelou Knows WhyPlus fatty foods are as addictive as cocaine and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  14. Mediavore
    Plans to Eradicate Mosquitoes Has Local Beekeepers Buzzing; Be Not Afraid ofPlus: Gutter oil is the latest food-safety scandal to emerge from China; and cocaine was the secret ingredient that landed a NJ cook in jail, all in our morning news roundup.
  15. Lists
    Stop Grinding Steaks Into $20 Burgers, And Other 2011 Food ResolutionsRobert Nadeau offers up a list of resolutions for restaurateurs.
  16. Crime Scenes
    Manolo’s Has Real Mexican Coke (Not the Bottled Kind)A Sunnyside restaurant gets busted for cocaine dealing.
  17. User’s Guide
    How to Start a News Item About a Restaurant Employee Caught Dealing CocaineSeven memorable openers about drug busts at local restaurants.
  18. Mediavore
    Wine-World Scandal; 49 Percent of New Yorkers Stop Dining OutPlus: Southern Hospitality’s sexual-harassment suit gets weirder, and Elaine’s owner still going strong, all in our morning news roundup.
  19. Hoaxes
    Nuts4WeedNuts vendors dealing weed — too good to be true?