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Missouri AG files suit against 3 opioid manufacturers

<b>(CNN) —</b> Missouri has filed suit against three pharmaceutical companies for allegedly violating the state's Medicare fraud and consumer-protection statutes by "misrepresenting the truth" about opioids, Attorney General Josh Hawley said Wednesday.<p>The companies named in the suit are Purdue Pharma, …

Medicine

Netflix secretly tested a price surge

That Netflix binge you have been daydreaming about could soon cost you some extra dough.<p>That's if Netflix rolls out its evil plan to charge you more …

Israel just decriminalized weed use

You can now smoke weed in Israel without worrying about going to jail — that is, unless you really like smoking weed in public.<p>After a vote in Israeli parliament Sunday, smoking marijuana is no longer a criminal offense in Israel unless you reoffend four times. First-time offenders now earn a $270 …

Israel gives green light to decriminalize marijuana use

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The Israeli government voted on Sunday in favor of decriminalizing recreational marijuana use, joining some U.S. states and European countries who have adopted a similar approach.<p>FILE PHOTO: A worker harvests cannabis plants at a plantation near the northern town of Nazareth, …

Ten Tips for an Alice in Wonderland-Themed Cannabis Dinner

To transport people to a fantasy world, you must first create an atmosphere that takes them away from the bustle of the real world. At this cannabis …

As legal weed sweeps the nation, startups race to make a breathalyzer for marijuana

The days of rolling down the street smokin’ indo may come to a screeching halt when marijuana breathalyzers hit the market as soon as next year. …

Medical marijuana companies face proposed class-action suits over pesticide use

Two federally regulated medical-marijuana companies caught up in a tainted-cannabis scare are facing proposed class-action lawsuits from patients who unknowingly ingested banned pesticides.<p>Mettrum Ltd. and OrganiGram Inc. were both found selling medical marijuana that contained unauthorized …

Israel makes it official: Cannabis is not a crime

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> In Israel's divisive political climate, a common cause between right and left has emerged: cannabis.<p>Israel's Cabinet decriminalized the recreational use of cannabis, or marijuana, at its weekly meeting on Sunday in a move hailed by politicians from across the spectrum.<p>Under the …

The Health Benefits of Turmeric You've Been Hearing About Are Wildly Overstated

It’s the “wonder spice your body needs,” according to Bon Appétit. Celebrity physician Dr. Josh Axe claims that it combats infections, cancer, heart …

An Edibles Entrepreneur Shares His Weed Industry Secrets

On this episode of our potcast, our host hangs out with Doug Cohen, co-founder of 99th Floor, the "best damn weed dinner series" T. Kid has ever attended.<p>On this episode of Tea Time with T. Kid, I hung out with Doug Cohen, co-founder of 99th Floor, the best damn weed dinner series I've had the …

More Than 20 Treated for Overdoses at Ohio Music Festival

Twenty-three people were treated for drug overdoses at an Ohio music festival after eating a substance that resembled a type of candy, authorities said.<p>There were no deaths and no one lost consciousness after the incident at the EST Fest in Richland County, NBC affiliate WCMH in Columbus …

Garlic Confit Is the Magic Secret to Loving Any Vegetable

Garlic confit is my secret ingredient, my special sauce, one of my all-time favorite tricks to give any vegetable a makeover. It's a play on an old …

#Gardening : How To Grow Potatoes in Raised Beds - My Favorite Things

CollectCollect this now for later<p>Hairstyle Tutorials #Gardening : How to Grow Sweet Potatoes | My Favorite Things<p>Gardening<p>CollectCollect this now for …

Gardening

Can You Really Revive an Overripe Banana with a Hair Dryer?

A while back a video circulated around the Internet showing a guy using a blow dryer to turn a brown, overripe banana back to a good-looking yellow …

Cleaning

Can pot save the economy? Tommy Chong sees green

Tommy Chong's business has always been weed. Now he's hoping it'll grow like one too.<p>You might remember the 78-year-old counterculture icon as the bearded half of the stoner comedy duo Cheech and Chong. In his decades-long career, he's become synonymous with cannabis. In the best of times, he was …

So Fresh, So Clean: You Need These DIY Toilet Bombs In Your Life

Your bathroom will thank you.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>· 1 cup baking soda<p>· 1/4 cup citric acid<p>· Bowl<p>· Spoon<p>· 1 tablespoon dish soap<p>· Ice cube tray<p>1. Stir together the baking soda and citric acid in a bowl until combined.<p>2. Slowly stir in the dish soap until the mixture resembles wet sand.<p>3. Divide …

Study reveals Cheese is as Addictive as Cocaine and Heroin

Scientists have found that Cheese is as addictive as Drugs. According to the study, conducted at the University of Michigan, Cheese is addictive …

10 Stunning Undersea Creatures From the Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas

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20 S’mores Recipes for Your Next Glamping Trip

Since glamping is probably (read: definitely) here to stay, you need as much advice as possible in order to become a professional glamper. You’ve got your glamping essentials down and you already know how to decorate a tent — now all you need are plenty of s’mores to round out your glamorous …

6 Artifacts That Let You Directly Experience The Past

As we're all well aware from the influential work of notable historians Bill S. Preston, Esq. and Ted "Theodore" Logan, the best way to learn about …

Four Classic Easy Pasta Sauces—Make Now, Freeze for Later

There are certain nights when nothing but a heaping bowl of pasta will do. The from-scratch recipes below take about as much time to make as a …

The truth about how 'important' eating breakfast is, according to science

For years you've probably heard that skipping breakfast makes it harder to shed pounds, but the science backing that up is pretty shaky. Even the federal government considered breakfast the best way to start a healthy day — until they finally changed their tune earlier this year.<p>So why did …

Breakfast

Is It Safe to Smoke Weed While Pregnant? Separating Science from Hysteria

The deficiency of scientific evidence continues to stop mothers from using the drug out of fear of harming their baby or being accused of child abuse.<p>Shaleen Title lost 30 pounds during the first trimester of her pregnancy due to a crippling case of hyperemesis gravidarum, a condition characterized …

Ayahuasca: a Possible Cure for Alcoholism and Depression

Brazil is at the forefront of research into ayahuasca as a therapeutic drug.<p>Jorge* is around 60 years old, works a white collar job, has gray hair, married children, and grown grandchildren. People who work with him would never imagine that he participates in religious rituals using a mind altering …

What It's Like to Take LSD in High Security Prison

Prison involves many things associated with bad trips: enclosed spaces, law enforcement, and violent people who might fuck with your psychedelic-stuffed head. For prisoners, though, a hit of LSD can expand the mind, as well as the walls of their cells.<p>Inside the belly of the beast isn't the ideal …

Crack Pie

10 to 12 Servings<p>Prep Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 15 min<p>Anyone who has taken a bite of Milk Bar's best selling crack pie immediately knows the reason for the sassy name. This rich, salty-sweet pie recipe has an irresistible oat cookie crust.<p>September 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>Oat Cookie Crust<p>Nonstick …

Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Rolls Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 832

How to Make Classic Tomato Sauce

The Ultimate Scientifically-Tested Guide To Baking The Perfect Brownies

It's not often we meet a brownie we don't want to eat. They are made up of chocolate and sugar, after all. But there are the occasional batches that we just don't care for. Sometimes, we bake a pan of brownies and they're just not all that great. They don't have the beautiful crinkly top, or …