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California lawmakers want to block police from helping federal drug agents take action against marijuana license holders

With federal authorities hinting at a possible crackdown on state-licensed<p>marijuanadealers, a group of California lawmakers wants to block local police and sheriff’s departments from assisting such investigations and arrests unless compelled by a court order.<p>A bill by six Democratic legislators has …

Cannabis

Scientists Have Created Living Concrete That Repairs Itself

Self-healing buildings.<p>Most people would admit that concrete's not the most exciting concept, but concrete with added bacteria that repairs itself …

Concrete

Daniel Radcliffe on alcoholism, starving himself, Harry Potter - and the day he fell in love

When Daniel Radcliffe first walks in I can’t believe how terrible he looks: sallow-faced, dark smudges under his eyes, long beard. And so thin. At least a stone lighter than when we met four years ago. And he wasn’t remotely big then. It quickly becomes obvious that he’s starving himself.<p>He tells …

Top Video of 2016 #9: 3 Tips to Succeed at Business Negotiations from an FBI Hostage Negotiator

<b>Chris Voss:</b> How you use your voice is really important and it's really driven by context more than anything else, and your tone of voice will …

Self-help

A Man Apparently Died Watching ‘The Conjuring 2’ And Then Disappeared Into Thin Air

It appears the most peculiar mystery <i>The Conjuring 2</i> has brought to the table is one that was unintentional. (Well, depending on your level of cynicism.)<p><i>The Times of India</i> reports that a 65-year-old man at a Tiruvannamalai theater died of a heart attack during a screening of the popular horror film. …

Film Industry

Scientists Just Discovered Where HIV Began

Birthplace of the disease that won't die.<p>Diseases, while disastrous, often come and go in the public eye. We hear about ebola, but then another one …

University of Oxford

House of Cards Is Actually Not the Most Binge-Watched Show on Netflix

And other surprising results from Netflix's study of binge-watched shows.<p>When a new season of <i>House of Cards</i> gets added to Netflix, we all assume that everyone cancels their plans to binge the entire thing in a day. Turns out, not so much.<p>Netflix has released a new report called The Binge Scale, …

TV

Edible Marijuana Company Ready For New Colo. Rules

One edible marijuana company has gotten a jump start on the new product labeling requirements by the state of Colorado.<p>Americanna spent $100,000 and seven months creating candy molds that would bring its cannabis infused gummi’s in compliance with the new rules effective October 1. The products are …

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What It's Like When Your Parent Is Arrested for Drug Trafficking

Life through the bars.<p>My father has been physically absent from my life since I was 12 years old. When I was just a middle schooler, he was sentenced to 25 years to life.<p>I remember the day I learned he was going to prison. Before leaving for school, my mother gave me a parting hug and kiss as she …

Heroin overdoses linked to possibly deadly batch of drug in Sydney

State coroner says an ‘unusually strong or corrupted supply’ is likely to have caused 13 deaths across the city<p>A spike in heroin overdoses that claimed 13 lives in five weeks has been linked to a possibly deadly batch of heroin being sold on Sydney streets.<p>The New South Wales state coroner Michael …

New South Wales

Everything We Know About Drug Addiction Is Wrong

Ask most people what causes drug addiction, and they’ll probably say drugs. According to this line of conventional wisdom, the pharmacological …

How long should you hold your inhale?

The Why of the High:<p>When I was growing up, holding in a massive hit for 5 seconds was supposed to get you higher: “If you don’t cough, you don’t get …

Set Up for Success: 11 Things That Will Help You Wake Up Earlier

Follow these easy strategies to stop hitting the snooze button.<p>Judging by the number of Quora threads dedicated to sharing tricks for waking up earlier, there are a lot of people who struggle to get out of bed in the morning.<p>That's too bad, considering that rising early can set you up for success: …

Coffeemakers

Marijuana News · High Times

Stay in the know with breaking marijuana news and insights on cannabis legalization, state laws, and political movements.

Report: Trump asks son-in-law to help prepare for White House transition

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump, days after he emerged as the presumptive Republican nominee, has reportedly tasked his son-in-law to work with his campaign and help set up a transition team should he win the White House.<p>Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump's husband, will help craft the team, the latest in …

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This is what cocaine does to your body and brain

Whether it's snorted, smoked, or injected, cocaine enters the bloodstream and starts affecting the brain in a matter of seconds.<p>But the high is …

Cocaine

Facebook loses round one in privacy fight over photo tagging feature

A federal judge yesterday rejected Facebook’s request to throw out a lawsuit that alleges the company “secretly amassed the world’s largest privately held database of consumer biometric data.”<p>The dispute centers around a feature added in 2010 that allows Facebook users to tag themselves, and …

Da Vinci Painting DNA Could Solve Grave Mystery

Initial tests are due to take place on the Adoration of the Magi painting, which is being restored in Florence, Italy.

Painting

Body with 'cement shoes' found washed up on Brooklyn shoreline

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's the stuff of mafia lore -- a doomed target thrown into the depths of the ocean, with his feet encased in cement.<p>And yet, on an unseasonably cool morning in Brooklyn, a body with so-called "cement shoes" washed ashore this week, igniting the mystery of who committed the crime, and …

Crime

Sanders leaves door open to being Clinton's VP

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Friday he plans to keep fighting for the Democratic nomination all the way to the convention in Philadelphia, but did not slam the door shut on possibly joining Hillary Clinton's ticket.<p>Asked by CNN's Wolf Blitzer if he would accept a hypothetical …

Middle-class

Why Happiness Might Mean Letting Go of the Life We Imagined

<b>“Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and celebrating it for everything that it is.” ~Mandy Hale</b><p>As a child, …

Happiness

5 lessons for first-time entrepreneurs I learned the hard way

In doing so, my tips might be able to help some of you first-time entrepreneurs out there get past barriers a little more quickly, get launched faster, and avoid some pitfalls along the way.<p>I've failed many times. I can remember several times where I didn't even have enough money in my bank account …

Entrepreneurship

7 Ways To Train Your Brain To Be Happy

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>Neil Pasricha is on a crusade, and his goal is to help people get happy. He has firsthand experience with the working world’s disconsolate little secret—having spent years helping people lead teams, businesses, and organizations, he realized hardly anyone …

Happiness

It sure looks like marijuana legalization will make your weed a lot cheaper

One of the biggest questions surrounding marijuana legalization is whether it will make the drug much more affordable and accessible — and therefore increase use.<p>Well, some early data is coming out of Washington state, which legalized marijuana in 2012 and began sales in 2014. And it looks like, as …

Cannabis

Obama on Trump: This is not a reality show

WASHINGTON (AP) — In his first remarks about Donald Trump's status as the GOP's presumptive nominee, President Barack Obama on Friday urged the media to undertake tougher scrutiny of presidential candidates.<p>"We are in serious times and this is a really serious job," Obama said at the White House. …

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5 important ways your relationship with your mother affects your success

Mothers come in all forms and personalities. Some are affectionate and doting, while some can be overbearing and controlling.<p>How was your relationship with your mom?<p>We all know moms are important, but the root of your psychology and how you orient yourself towards success is more connected to your …

Self-improvement

Donald Trump hits back at 'goofy' Elizabeth Warren

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump took to Twitter Friday evening to pile criticism on Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who earlier in the week had condemned the presumptive GOP nominee as a racist.<p>Trump began Friday, "I hope corrupt Hillary Clinton chooses goofy Elizabeth Warren as her running …

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