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Doctor says don't label it 'medical marijuana'

Doctor says don't label it 'medical marijuana'

1 hour ago   |   WISN

Wisconsin Medical Society's president-elect says there has not been enough scientific testing to prescribe marijuana as a medication.
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Mason Lowe's competition death shakes Houston bull riding community

3 hours ago   |   ABC

The 25-year-old up-and-coming rider's death is shaking local enthusiasts of the sport.
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Privacy concerns raised over 10 year challenge on Facebook

3 hours ago   |   ABC

If you've scrolled through social media this past week, you've surely stumbled upon the 10-year challenge.
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New Jersey ranked as one of worst states for retirement

3 hours ago   |   ABC

A finance website ranked the state of New Jersey as one of the worst for retirement.
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Kentucky Humane Society launches new project to help fund rural shelters

Kentucky Humane Society launches new project to help fund rural shelters

5 hours ago   |   WLKY

Dogs and cats in Kentucky's rural communities will soon be getting extra help - thanks to a $1.2 million grant awarded to the Kentucky Humane Society by WaterShed Animal Fund.
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Notoriously sexy videos game toned down because of MeToo

Notoriously sexy videos game toned down because of MeToo

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

The “Dead or Alive” series is known as much for its female characters and their preposterous physiques. The game has even been known for the programming of specific exaggerated...
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Snap and WeWork have done an outstanding job showing the problems with making CEOs all-powerful

Snap and WeWork have done an outstanding job showing the problems with making CEOs all-powerful

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Recent news out of WeWork and Snap illustrates the shortcomings of their corporate structures. At Snap, CEO Evan Spiegel's imperial management style seems to be driving away...
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Join ABC13 and the Houston Food Bank

6 hours ago   |   ABC

We are helping people affected by the government shutdown.
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When Leaders are Bullies

7 hours ago   |   Scientific American

In primate societies, whether human or non-human, a leader who's a bloated, self-serving egotist creates mayhem and confusion
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Marijuana deliveries OK'd into California communities that ban sales

8 hours ago   |   ABC

California has endorsed a rule that will allow home marijuana deliveries statewide, even into communities that have banned commercial pot sales.
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'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for planned trip abroad

On Thursday the president denied the House speaker an aircraft for a planned trip abroad. Read more ...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll rigging

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Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially...

Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially reported

A federal report found that family separations were occurring before the spring of last year, when the administration announced its "zero tolerance" policy on the southwest border. Read more ...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken 'seriously'

Police say a man built a bomb inside a sushi restaurant because “people don't take these types of threats seriously.” Read more ...

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tebow played his first professional season in 2017 after spending three seasons in the NFL. Read more ...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for planned trip abroad

On Thursday the president denied the House speaker an aircraft for a planned trip abroad. Read more ...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4 times legal limit

A suspected drunken driver heading the wrong way on an interstate in Kentucky struck a vehicle carrying five family members from Michigan. Read more ...

Chief: Police officer's boyfriend shot her to death as she prepared for work

Chief: Police officer's boyfriend shot her to death as she prepared for work

Officer Chatéri Payne was shot dead in the driveway of her home while she was in uniform and preparing to leave for work, police said. Read more ...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him to postpone SOTU

President Donald Trump sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancelling her government trip to Belgium, Egypt, and Afghanistan, citing the ongoing partial government... Read more ...

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

President Trump has canceled his administration's trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum next week. The White House released a statement on Thursday that said... Read more ...