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OnePlus CEO confirms company is in talks with US carriers

OnePlus has found tremendous success in a stalling smartphone market. But it’s always had one major limitation stateside: it’s not available through any US carrier.<p>That could soon be a thing of the past. During an interview with PCMag, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau said the company was in discussion with US …

Mobile

Opinion: Rescheduling Marijuana Would Make Things Even Worse Than They Are Now

A Schedule II classification would have a number of unintended consequences that legalization enthusiasts are probably overlooking.<p>It's truly amazing …

The Senate Will Consider Legalizing Marijuana This Year, Says High-Ranking Republican

For years, marijuana legalization bills have died in Congress without getting a single hearing, let alone a floor vote. But that could change in …

New Study: Marijuana Smoke Exposure Not Linked To Poor Lung Health

• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• Pinterest<br>• LinkedIn<br>• StumbleUpon<br>• E-mail<br>• Reddit<br>• Love This<p>COLORADO: Long-term exposure to cannabis smoke is not associated with significant …

Jeff Sessions’s War on Pot Goes to Court, Attorney General Will Fight 12-Year-Old With Epilepsy

<i>Updated</i> | A 12-year-old suing the federal government may have a whiff of adorableness. But for Alexis Bortell, who filed a lawsuit against Attorney …

Violent crime and murder drop massively in American states which have legalised weed

Anti-weed activists have always maintained drugs are linked to psychosis, violence, and robberies committed by slavering, helpless addicts.<p>But in …

Cannabis

Let's Explain Once and For All What Taking CBD Actually Feels Like

I started taking CBD oil and supplements last Summer as an experiment, and since then, it has become a staple in my wellness and antianxiety routine. But I still get so many funny looks, nervous questions, and confused remarks about CBD's effects — some people are still really scared to take it!<p>And …

Going After Weed in the Middle of a Deadly Opioid Crisis Is Insane

Jeff Sessions just unleashed federal prosecutors despite a massive amount of evidence that weed is associated with fewer fatal overdoses.<p>With America still deep in the throes of its deadliest-ever drug epidemic, you might expect the most powerful people in the country to be ready to try anything …

Cannabis

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Doctors issue warning about LED streetlights

The American Medical Association (AMA) has just adopted an official policy statement about street lighting: cool it and dim it.<p>The statement, adopted unanimously at the AMA's annual meeting in Chicago on June 14, comes in response to the rise of new LED street lighting sweeping the country. An AMA …

Los Angeles

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand pushes to change Veterans Affairs rules on medical marijuana

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand wants the Department of Veterans Affairs to allow its doctors to discuss medical marijuana with patients in states where …

Cannabis

Funk musician George Clinton has a gnarly reason for using medical marijuana

American music icon George Clinton, the leader of Parliament and Funkadelic, has a gnarly indication for using medical marijuana.<p>As he details in this interview with <i>Smell the Truth</i>‘s affiliate podcast The Hash, Clinton has battled a lifetime of addiction, and cannabis has become part of his …

Cannabis

These Companies Are Allowing Employees to Use Marijuana at Work

What if we told you there's U.S. companies allowing and even encouraging employees' marijuana use during office hours? No, there's no catch. It's …

Cannabis

The Big List of Motivational and Thought-Provoking Quotes

Sometimes there is a quote or saying that really resonates with you. It can be from someone who you would not expect at all, as you will see by some of the quotes below. Sometimes there are many that strike a chord with you. One of the simplest and most inspiring things you can do for yourself is …

Mexico Begins National Legalization Debates

Last week in legalization, Arizona neared a key goal in its initiative process, numerous California cities banned dispensaries, and Massachusetts …

New Material Converts CO2 Into Clean Fuel With Unprecedented Efficiency

We need this!<p>A new material made from microscopic layers of cobalt can convert carbon dioxide gas into formate - a fuel that can be burned with no …

Clean Energy

Why Should International Treaties Dictate Canadian Policy? - Cannabis Life Network

Whether you’re in favour of Canadian sovereignty, provincial sovereignty or individual sovereignty, one thing we can all agree on is that …

16 Motivational Quotes To Charge You Up For 2016

Like every year, we all have a set of personal and professional targets to achieve this year as well.<p>No matter how well planned and systematic you …

Alzheimer's treatment closer as brain inflammation shown to be key

Study shows inflammation-reducing chemical prevents memory and behavioural problems in diseased mice, raising hopes for human treatment<p>Scientists have fresh hopes for an Alzheimer’s treatment after experiments to reduce inflammation in diseased mouse brains prevented memory and behavioural problems …

Drug Investigator Caught Smuggling $2 Million Worth of Pot

A California drug investigator was recently arrested in Pennsylvania after police caught him allegedly transporting 122 lbs. of marijuana.<p>Officers …

Crime

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Recipe: Turmeric ginger tea

Inside this mug is a golden mixture that will make you feel like gold. The ingredients include lemon juice, turmeric, coconut oil, ginger and honey.<p>Allow your boiled water to rest for just a little bit before you add your lemon juice. Lemons are a great source of calcium, Vitamin C, magnesium and …

AOL

D.C. mayor at risk of watching her marijuana policy go up in smoke

D.C. Council member Charles Allen had just voted his conscience Tuesday. It didn’t matter anymore, he thought, if pot clubs formed in the nation’s capital. The freshman lawmaker decided at the council meeting that nearly a year after the city legalized marijuana, there was good reason to give D.C. …

Canada's Pot Legalization To Run Afoul Of Global Treaties, Trudeau Warned

OTTAWA — The Liberal government will have to do substantial work on the international stage before it can follow through on Prime Minister Justin …

Eli Lilly, Pfizer, J&J, AbbVie Join $48M Bet On NYC Cancer Drug Startup

Thirty years ago, Lewis Cantley discovered what we now know as one of the hottest molecular targets in cancer biology. The PI3-kinase pathway can be thought of like a busy railroad crossing for cancer cell growth and proliferation. Drug developers have poured tremendous resources into creating …

Eli Lilly

Loosened US pot laws have sent Mexican weed prices plunging

It's a tough time to be a Mexican pot farmer.<p>The price of marijuana has been plummeting partly because of the loosening of laws in parts of the US — encouraging growth of more high-end pot in America.<p>That's meant that some farmers in the Mexican state of Sinaloa are branching out into other types …

Cannabis

Pot in Kansas Is Better Since Colorado Legalized — and Officials Are Pissed

"The major effect of Colorado marijuana 'legalization' appears to be that high-grade marijuana from Colorado has to a large extent replaced …

Cannabis

Revolutionary Neuroscience Technique Slated for Human Clinical Trials

A technique called optogenetics has transformed neuroscience during the past 10 years by allowing researchers to turn specific neurons on and off in …

Neurophilosophy