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30 August 2016

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An Australian medical cannabis company just sold its first pot pills

Australian medical cannabis company MMJ PhytoTech Limited has just sold its first marijuana pills. The bad news: They are only available in …

Cannabis startup Tradiv is raising $1M to connect growers and sellers

Boulder, Colorado-based Tradiv is raising a $1 million round as it gears up to launch its B2B marketplace for cannabis cultivators, marijuana infused product companies, and dispensaries.<p>That’s right: The B2B pot ecosystem is unfolding right before our eyes.<p>Backed by Cannabis accelerator …

Paraguay deploys anti-narco top guns to combat economic need for weed | Laurence Blair

Photograph: Laurence Blair<p>A brick of pressed hashish from a plantation in Pedro Juan Caballero.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/25/1435233810711/119df95f-5e00-4ef8-a92d-200e383935a5-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Laurence Blair<p>A brick of pressed hashish from a …

Florence + the Machine: ‘I funned myself out’

Florence Welch has woken up in some exciting places. Ask her about the time she drank so many dirty martinis with Kanye West and Lykke Li that she woke up in bed at the Bowery Hotel in New York to discover she had chipped her tooth and set the room on fire. Or the time, after playing the Hollywood …

Arsenal transfer news and rumours: Real Madrid in £21 million Gunners raid for Laurent Koscielny

Transfers: Latest news, rumours and gossip for Arsenal FC in 2015. La Liga giants target Frenchman after breakdown in negotiations over new deal for Sergio Ramos<p><b>Arsenal</b><p>Real Madrid are ready to launch a £21 million bid for Arsenal defender <b>Laurent Koscielny</b>.<p><i>The Mirror</i> claims that the La Liga giants …

Kansas woman faces 30 years in prison for medical marijuana use

Shona Banda had been suffering from a debilitating diagnosis of Crohn’s disease for nearly a decade before she took a colossal risk and tried …

Study: There's little evidence that medical pot helps many illnesses

The strongest evidence is for chronic pain and for muscle stiffness in multiple sclerosis, according to the review, which evaluated 79 studies involving more than 6,000 patients.<p>Evidence was weak for many other conditions, including anxiety, sleep disorders, and Tourette's syndrome and the authors …

21 Other Problems Taylor Swift Could Help Solve

Like she's a goddamn fairy godmother.

Apple Music

9 Simple Habits to Start Now for a More Energetic Day Tomorrow

Let’s just accept the fact that most of us don’t cook healthy meals every night, hit the gym every morning or have the best sleep habits. However, there are some simple ways to start working on healthy habits that don’t require you to have the discipline of a drill sergeant. Pick and choose which …

Mayo Clinic

The Relentless Symmetry of a Jellyfish

When a moon jellyfish is injured, it grows new tissue to become more symmetrical—but not necessarily to replace lost limbs.<p>For many sea creatures, regrowing body parts is a routine matter of survival. The ocean is full of predators to whom the jellyfish, for example, is the perfect hor d'oeuvre: a …

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Gamblers Think They Know Daniel Craig's Bond Successor

The Brits bet big on a famous name, but are they thinking to the future?<p>William Hill PLC, one of the largest bookmakers in the United Kingdom, hosts betting rings for major league sports, boxing matches, and horse races. They also entertain… gossamery competitions. This week, William Hill witnessed …

The 100 best Glastonbury performances ever

From the Rolling Stones to Beyoncé, here's our countdown of Glastonbury's greatest ever acts<p><b>100. The Wurzels, 2000</b><p>The Bandstand stage is tiny, on a concourse in the market area, but given that these West Country hitmakers of the Seventies are patron saints of cider-drinking, with many a song on the …

Olga Korbut the "Sparrow from Minsk" Uneven Bars with Korbut Flip 1972, Summe...

Public<p><p>Olga Korbut the "Sparrow from Minsk" Uneven Bars with Korbut Flip<br>1972, Summer Olympic Games for the Soviet team.<p>8 comments<p>8<p>43 plus ones<p>43<p>11 …

The world’s poorest people need help, not bickering, from wealthy democracies

The most important international negotiations of which you’ve never heard are in trouble. They aren’t about Iran’s nuclear program or trans-Pacific trade: they’re about ending extreme poverty and saving hundreds of millions of lives in the next fifteen years.<p>In New York, talks aimed at agreeing how …

Scientists discover 'trigger' which could stop breast cancer spreading

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh hope their findings will translate into new treatments to stop the progression of breast cancer<p>Breast cancer could be stopped from spreading to other parts of the body after a discovery by British scientists raised hopes of new lifesaving treatment for the …

This ‘Lucky Charms’ video could be the future of advertising

It's an especially difficult job for a YouTube network like Machinima, whose revenue depends on developing and planning effective ad campaigns for the platform.<p>"Brands desperately want to talk to these kids that can smell bull**** a mile away," Jamie Weissenborn, Machinima's Chief Revenue Officer, …

Alton Towers crash victim has further surgery as theme park remains closed

A student who suffered potentially life-changing injuries in the Alton Towers rollercoaster crash has undergone more surgery, her lawyers have said.<p>Victoria Balch, who turned 20 on Saturday, is not in a life-threatening condition as previously thought, law firm Stewarts said in a statement.<p>Balch, …

Man Starts To Tell A Blonde Joke In A Bar Full Of Girls Then This Happens

Why were Barça champions of Europe? Because their manager has good shoes

I knew Barcelona would win from the minute I saw Luis Enrique’s shoes. I should admit that Barça were one up before I noticed his shoes, so you might argue I was a little after the fact. Like predicting that Sobers might score a lot this over, after he’d already carted Malcolm Nash five times …

Real Madrid Transfer News: Latest on Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema Rumours

Gareth Bale has refuted rumours he may be seeking a transfer away from Real Madrid during the summer window, telling <i>the Sun</i>'s Phil Cadden he's fully settled in the Spanish capital and doesn't want to leave.<p>When asked whether he wants to stay with Los Blancos, he said: “Of course, yes. I’m a Real …

Floyd Mayweather's potential next opponent — Amir Khan — says a fight could be finalized in the next 2 weeks

"Look, I think everybody knows Amir Khan wants to fight Floyd Mayweather," Khan told announcer Jimmy Smith after the fight. "I'm the No. 1 WBC contender, Mayweather's the champion, let's make it happen."<p>Now, Khan has told Press Association Sport that negotiations between the two camps have …

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Alton Towers shut amid investigation into rollercoaster crash as victim 'loses leg'

Health and Safety Executive probe into accident that left four seriously hurt after 16 people trapped on 50mph Smiler ride<p>Alton Towers theme park could remain closed for days while an investigation continues into a "dreadful" rollercoaster accident that seriously injured four people and reportedly …

Microsoft Announces $20 Nokia 105 Mobile Phone

Microsoft has announced a new mobile phone under the Nokia brand, the Nokia 105 which will be available in single and dual SIM models.<p>These new Nokia …

Samsung is reportedly launching a giant version of its best Galaxy phone yet

The so-called Galaxy S6 Plus would essentially be a giant version of the Galaxy S6 Edge, according to Italian website HDBlog, which claims to have spoken with "reliable" sources.<p>Samsung will supposedly announce the phone in the coming weeks, and it's being called "Project Zero 2" internally. …

Gear & Gadgets

AT&T's Ralph de la Vega: Subsidized Phones Are Going Away

"I think it is one of those options that is going to go away slowly," AT&T CEO of mobile and business solutions Ralph de la Vega said.<p>Like unlimited data plans, the two-year contract and the subsidized cellphone are on the endangered species list.<p>“I think it is one of those options that is going to …