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Oregon, Alaska and Washington, D.C. legalize marijuana

Voters in Oregon, Alaska and Washington, D.C. have voted to approve sweeping pro-marijuana legalization, according to a CNN projections.<p>The three wins have pro-legalization activists enthused and many are already looking towards 2016, when ballot initiatives in states such as California, …

Voters Lit Up for Marijuana in the Midterms

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Has DNA Evidence Finally Uncovered The Identity Of Jack The Ripper?

After years of investigations, guesses, and suspicions about the identity of Jack The Ripper, we may finally have a concrete answer thanks to DNA testing. The legendary murderer has remained a mysterious member of the cultural landscape for years, surviving as the great unknown boogeyman from the …

The Government Wants to Buy 12 Acres of Marijuana — for Research

Calling all pot farmers: Uncle Sam is looking to buy.<p>An arm of the National Institutes of Health dedicated to researching drug abuse and addiction …

Santa Fe moves a step closer to decriminalizing marijuana | Reuters

ALBUQUERQUE N.M. (Reuters) - Santa Fe took a step towards decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana on Tuesday when the county commission agreed to put the issue up for a vote in November.<p>Marijuana plants are seen in an indoor cultivation in Montevideo December 6, 2013. REUTERS/Andres Stapff<p>The …

'Snowboard' through the city streets with LEIF's electric freeboard

Add two inline skate wheels with 360-degree rotatable casters to the base of a skateboard and you've got a <i>Fast and Furious</i>-style drifting device known as a freeboard. Developed in the '90s, these boards are an off-season way to enjoy the smooth carving and extended slides of snowboarding when all …

9,000 Pounds of Pot Worth $10 Million Seized in South Texas

Federal officials say they have seized more than 9,000 pounds of marijuana plants growing in a South Texas field.<p>Discovered in the town of …

Officers find field with $1 million in marijuana plants

HOUSTON — A large field of marijuana was discovered in Fort Bend County Tuesday morning.<p>A tip to undercover officers led them to the field that spreads across several acres off Highway 6 near the Sugar Land Regional Airport.<p>"Helicopters have been flying over since 9 this morning," said Roxie …

Yosemite rock climber falls, dies after proposing to girlfriend

Brad Parker's world seemed to have come together in glorious harmony Saturday on a rock-climbing expedition in Yosemite National Park.<p>His girlfriend, Jainee Dial, had climbed Cathedral Peak with him and, to top off the exhilarating experience, accepted his marriage proposal. He told her, as he …

Bluetooth Speaker Is A Levitating Death Star Of Sound

The Om One is a Bluetooth speaker with an anti-gravitational twist. It hovers and spins in mid-air, spitting out tunes like some sleek Death Star of sound.<p>Weighing just three-quarters of a pound, this black sphere maintains its position in the air with the help of a magnetic base. But the Om One …

Striking Out ALS: Ice Bucket Challenge Brings Flood of Donations

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‘Prince of Pot’ returns to Canada after time in U.S. jail

Marc Emery was greeted by a crowd of supporters Tuesday upon crossing into Canada from Detroit after serving a five-year sentence for selling marijuana seeds to customers across the border.<p>Supporters of the country's self-styled "Prince of Pot" – including his wife, Jodie – gathered in Windsor, …

Seattle police: 1 officer issued most pot tickets

SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle police officer has been reassigned after a review found he wrote about 80 percent of marijuana tickets issued in the city …

Seattle cop who issued 80 percent of marijuana tickets reassigned | Reuters

SEATTLE (Reuters) - The Seattle Police Department has reassigned an officer who single-handedly issued about 80 percent of the marijuana tickets handed out in the city during the first half of this year, authorities said on Wednesday.<p>Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole said staff reviewing data …

New York Times backs sending federal marijuana ban up in smoke | Reuters

(Reuters) - The New York Times editorial board on Saturday endorsed a repeal of the federal ban on marijuana, becoming the largest paper in the nation to back the idea as it compared the U.S. government’s stance on America’s most widely used illicit drug to the prohibition on alcohol from 1920 to …

NY Times Really, Really Wants You To Know It Wants To Legalize Pot

The New York Times' call to legalize marijuana in the United States is undoubtedly a landmark moment for the paper and for the continuing debate around the issue. So it's not surprising that the Gray Lady is giving the editorial, and the series accompanying it, the kind of star billing normally …

Green gold: Colo. underestimated pot demand

A study on the Colorado marijuana market is providing economists and business professionals an inside look at the pot industry for the first time. Regulators in the Centennial State have released the brief for the Colorado Department of Revenue, which reveals a number of interesting items, …