Sally Rubiano

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This West Hollywood restaurant is making cannabis cocktails

Bartender Jason Eisner at Gracias Madre has taken a big stride for Los Angeles cannabis culture by launching weed cocktails at the organic, plant-based Mexican restaurant in West Hollywood and Gratitude, the upscale offshoot of Cafe Gratitude, in Newport Beach.<p>While there has been plenty of …

Winter Storm Juno Live Updates as it Hammered the Northeast

"How the Tempest Howled": New York's Terrifying Blizzard of 1888

The blizzard set to hit New York City this week may be the worst on record yet, but there will never be storm reporting as dramatic and spectacular …

2 men arrested in shooting of NYPD officers, police say

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> A pair of New York police officers shot and wounded while responding to an armed robbery in the Bronx were going off-duty and probably not wearing their bulletproof vests, police officials said Tuesday.<p>In fact, Andrew Dossi, Aliro Pellerano and three other officers were changing …

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2-year-old accidentally kills his mom in Wal-Mart

HAYDEN, Idaho (AP) — A 2-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother after he reached into her purse at a northern Idaho Wal-Mart and her …

Mom fatally shot when son, 2, grabs gun from her purse in Walmart

A 29-year-old mother was fatally shot Tuesday in an Idaho Walmart when her 2-year-old son in the shopping cart grabbed a gun that was in her purse and shot her in an apparent accident, authorities said.<p>Detectives were investigating the scene and Walmart officials immediately shuttered the store in …

ISIS Executed Nearly 2,000 People Since June: Monitor

The Islamic State group has executed nearly 2,000 people since it started its campaign in June to take over large swaths of land in Iraq and Syria. …

ISIS executes more doctors in Mosul

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Islamic State (ISIS) authorities executed two more doctors in the city of Mosul, the latest in a campaign against …

Ebola Toll Passes 20,000 Cases

More than 20,000 people have been diagnosed with Ebola virus and more than 7,800 have died of it, according to the latest data from the World Health Organization. It’s a new milestone in the ever-worsening Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, and it shows Sierra Leone has more cases …

The Ongoing Eruption In Hawaii, In Pictures

Lava is continuing its slow and steady approach towards the community of Pāhoa.<p>Lava is still approaching the Hawaiian town of Pāhoa. It already destroyed a house (see below; the red-roofed structure still standing is a garage) and is continuing its march, oozing slowly towards other structures, …

Amid Epic Early Snows in Buffalo, Explaining the "Lake Effect"

Some of western New York gets more than eight feet of snow in two days.<p>Spurred by a deep cold that's swept across much of the country and by a localized lake effect, part of Buffalo, New York, is expected to see nearly nine feet (2.7 meters) of snow by the end of the day Thursday.<p>That's up to three …

Strong earthquake strikes central Japan

Helicopter surveys on Sunday showed more extensive damage than earlier thought from an overnight earthquake in the mountainous central Japan area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics.<p>At least 37 homes were destroyed in two villages, and 39 people were injured across the region, including seven …

Western New York Braces for Floods

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Brisbane storm: Supercell damage bill could reach $150 million, Campbell Newman says

The damage bill from a supercell storm that hit south-east Queensland on Thursday afternoon with cyclonic winds and softball-sized hail could reach …

Electric week is not over yet

Then there’s the thunder and the heavy rainfall that have accompanied four nights of unpredictable storms around the state.<p>That’s brought transport …

Enormous dust storm engulfs town

The south-western town of Bedourie’s name actually means “dust storm”, but its 110 residents had never seen anything like the enormous cloud that …

War of the worlds? No, it's just another summer storm in Sydney as east coast is battered by lightning - and there's more to come

• <b>NSW State Emergency Service said 34 calls for help had been received by 5.30pm on Friday</b>• <b><br>Hailstones rained down in the Blue Mountains, Erskine Park,</b> …

Wild weather to continue to batter eastern Australia in lead-up to Christmas

Unusually tumultuous weather has swept parts of eastern Australia over the past week, with meteorologists warning that further storms, hail and rain are likely to return in the lead-up to Christmas.<p>A severe thunderstorm battered Sydney on Sunday, leaving more than 10,000 homes without power as …

‘Weather bomb’ to bring dangerous conditions to Britain’s west coast

Winds of up to 80mph causing exceptionally large waves are expected to bring dangerous conditions to the west coast of Britain, the Met Office has warned.<p>The severe weather, which is expected to hit the UK overnight on Tuesday and could disrupt travel and power supplies, is a result of a “weather …

Landslide in Indonesia destroys village, killing 32- with 76 still missing and hundreds forced to flee

• <b>Red soil covered more than 100 homes in Java province after t</b><b>hree landslides 'swept everything away'</b>• <b><br>Rescuers couldn't use heavy machinery and were</b> …

Malaysia, Thailand hit with epic flooding; threat of landslides loom

<b>(CNN) —</b> Even by Malaysian standards, this flooding is epic.<p>Neighborhoods turned into islands surrounded by a sea of murky brown water. Streets doubling as rivers. Cars swept away and toppled over.<p>The flooding has forced more than 132,000 people to evacuate, Malaysia's official Bernama news agency …

The extreme weather and climate events of 2014 in 13 photos

It's been a rough year, meteorologically speaking, on the Blue Marble.<p>We've seen record heat, record snow, record flooding, record drought, rising …