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Beyond LOL and OMG: How to translate millennial speak

<b>NEW YORK --</b>How well do you know today's modern English? If words like "Brotus" or "bae" sound foreign to you, you're not alone.<p>America's lexicon is …

Illinois lawmakers give pot decriminalization another try

Another attempt to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana statewide is again in front of Illinois lawmakers, but as before, they face strong opposition from law enforcement and anti-pot advocates.<p>The omnibus bill in the Senate also sets a standard for what's considered too high …

Cannabis

Stop fetishising parenting - you’re sucking all the joy out of it!

Throw out the mummy and daddy manuals and ditch the philosophies – your kids will be fine and you will be happier<p>‘I think my child has been breastfed by another woman,” my friend Jennifer announces out of the blue in the middle of our kids’ play-date. Even for California, where we live, this is …

Snowstorms

Mail carrier handcuffed by 4 plainclothes officers in Brooklyn while delivering packages

Glen Grays, a postal worker in Brooklyn, had his delivery route cut short on St. Patrick's Day when he was handcuffed by four plainclothes police officers and placed in an unmarked car.<p>Cellphone video filmed by a bystander shows Grays in his postal service uniform, holding a package, when the …

Physical and verbal abuse against nurses 'on the rise'

When one of her patients began to throw a tantrum - shouting and banging her head against the walls - 31-year-old nurse Nur stepped in to try and …

Medical Journals