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Bill Walton Went On An On-Air Rant Against The War On Drugs: ‘An Absolute Failure Across the Board'

Bill Walton is a basketball legend. He’s also known for supporting the general concept of marijuana. And on Wednesday, he did that once more.<p>While calling a Washington-Oregon college basketball game, Walton took up the topic of Robert Upshaw, a center for Washington who was recently dismissed from …

Basketball

Combination Of Electricity And Chemistry Can Help Break Cocaine Addiction

Science is doing strange things in the brains of druggy mice<p>In 2013, a team of researchers showed they could reverse some of the symptoms of cocaine addiction by engineering rats' brain cells to respond to light and then aiming lasers at the rats' prefrontal cortexes. It was more of a research tool …

Neuroscience

Bathtub Science: DIY Bath Fizzies

I don’t know anyone — kid or grown-up — who doesn’t delight in watching a fun and foamy explosion of fizz. (You know, like those cool erupting volcanoes you made in science class back in the day.) Well, it turns out those chemistry lessons of years past have a whole lot in common with your favorite …

Legal Marijuana Help Wanted, Budtenders to Accountants

Bruce Nassau made his first fortune in the cable television industry in Colorado. Now he sees opportunity in the legalization of marijuana.<p>He and his …

Why Hasn't California Legalized Marijuana Yet?

After decades of being at the forefront of the marijuana legalization movement, California has been left in the dust by other states. Infighting between activists may turn 2016 another losing year.<p>Over the past few years, as Colorado, Washington, Alaska, Oregon, and Washington, D.C., have all …

Intel CFO: We're so far ahead, Apple's performance would be seriously hindered if it stopped working with us

It was a shock because Intel was the biggest chip maker for PCs that ran Windows, and Microsoft was Apple's biggest rival at the time. (Now Apple and Google are enemies.)<p>But Apple and IBM were having trouble designing chips that could keep up with Apple's ambitions for Macs and MacBooks, so Apple …

MacBook Air

Judge Conservative tax avoidance record as well as Labour’s

Your article (‘I will not back down’ – Miliband, 7 February) quotes a Tory spokesman as saying: “People should judge Ed Miliband by his record, not his rhetoric. For 13 years Labour … did absolutely nothing to tackle tax avoidance.” Please note your article of 18 February 2009 which began: “A …

United Kingdom

Brian Williams Cancels Appearance On 'Late Show With David Letterman'

NBC's Brian Williams cancelled a planned Thursday night appearance on CBS's 'Late Show with David Letterman,' POLITICO's Mike Allen and CNN's Brian Stelter reported on Sunday.<p>The cancellation comes after Williams admitted this week that he was never aboard a helicopter that was struck by …

David Letterman