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Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

8 minutes ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

ST. PAUL, MINN. - The Minnesota House on Thursday night approved a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state, a historic vote for an effort some have been...
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OBF: T-minus five months for the Brady/Belichick hype machine to ramp up

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

The NFL's 2021 schedule rotates around a grudge match between a quarterback who turns 44 in August and his 69-year-old former head coach. Two “old white guys” battling for...
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Is Recreational Weed Legal in Minnesota? House Passes Marijuana Bill

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

The Minnesota House approved legalization of the drug, but the bill is likely to die in the GOP-controlled state senate.
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Crider: Landing fees would hurt environment, communities

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Proposed landing fee increases would be a step backward for the environment and make vital air transportation less accessible to the flying public. Sen. Julian Cyr's Senate...
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Russia planning new ban on capturing whales & dolphins, prime minister announces, in wake of orca ‘whale jail' outcry in Far East

Russia planning new ban on capturing whales & dolphins, prime minister announces, in wake of orca ‘whale jail' outcry in Far East

3 hours ago   |   RT

Russia's prime minister has said that Moscow will introduce tough new prohibitions outlawing the capture of many large sea mammals off the coast of the country, as experts...
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SC Chamber, biz leaders urge lawmakers to pass hate crime bill

SC Chamber, biz leaders urge lawmakers to pass hate crime bill

9 hours ago   |   WYFF

South Carolina is one of 2 states that do not have a hate crime law
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Florida governor allows alcohol to-go, delivery permanently under new law

Florida governor allows alcohol to-go, delivery permanently under new law

9 hours ago   |   WGN TV

TAMPA, Fla. - Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill Thursday morning to make to-go alcohol sales permanent in Florida. The governor held the bill signing at Houligan's, a sports bar...
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Bill Maher tests positive for Covid, forcing HBO to table 'Real Time' taping

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

HBO said the host is "fully vaccinated" and "feels fine."
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CBS Tackles Transphobia In New Episodes Of ‘Clarice'

10 hours ago   |   Forbes

Buffalo Bill, the infamous serial killer from "Silence of the Lambs" has been an open wound for the transgender community that Clarice Starling has never tried to heal. That...
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Nevada Democrats Squander Opportunity To End Death Penalty

Nevada Democrats Squander Opportunity To End Death Penalty

11 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

After a death penalty abolition bill cleared the state Assembly, Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak indicated he would not support it.
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Walmart, Target, and Starbucks are keeping mask mandates despite the CDC...

Walmart, Target, and Starbucks are keeping mask mandates despite the CDC relaxing guidance for vaccinated people. Here's how stores are responding to the new guidelines

Summary List Placement The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday relaxed guidance for mask-wearing in indoor and outdoor spaces for fully vaccinated people... Read more ...

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

A Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing her mother has gone viral on TikTok. Read more ...

Indoor mask mandate remains in effect in Massachusetts despite CDC guidance

Indoor mask mandate remains in effect in Massachusetts despite CDC guidance

The Massachusetts indoor mask mandate remains in effect Friday as state officials evaluate new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines that say those fully... Read more ...

Cleveland's Zach Plesac loses no-hit bid vs. Seattle in 8th

Cleveland's Zach Plesac loses no-hit bid vs. Seattle in 8th

SEATTLE - Cleveland's Zach Plesac lost his no-hit bid with no outs in the eighth inning when Seattle's J.P. Crawford lined a clean single to center Thursday night Read more ...

How did Mariners' Jarred Kelenic, Logan Gilbert do in their MLB debuts?

How did Mariners' Jarred Kelenic, Logan Gilbert do in their MLB debuts?

Top Mariners prospects Jarred Kelenic and Logan Gilbert made their MLB debuts Thursday night against Cleveland. Here's how they fared in their first action. Read more ...

‘No comment': Biden declines to confirm reports that Colonial Pipeline paid...

‘No comment': Biden declines to confirm reports that Colonial Pipeline paid hackers $4mn+ in ransom to resolve gas supply crisis

US President Joe Biden refused to say whether he was aware Colonial Pipeline paid more than $4 million to hackers after a major cyber attack crippled the company's operations... Read more ...

CDC says fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks in most indoor...

CDC says fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks in most indoor settings

Metro infectious disease experts, businesses respond to the news Read more ...

Louisville businesses react to CDC update involving fully vaccinated people

Louisville businesses react to CDC update involving fully vaccinated people

Businesses react after the CDC eased mask wearing guidance on Thursday for fully vaccinated people, allowing them to safely stop wearing masks inside in most places. Read more ...

Ohio woman hit in face with 10-pound ‘log of prepackaged meat' during fight...

Ohio woman hit in face with 10-pound ‘log of prepackaged meat' during fight at Walmart

An Ohio woman was arrested on Tuesday after hitting another woman in the face with a 10-pound log of prepackaged meat at Walmart. Police say officers were dispatched to the... Read more ...

Woman 'hoarding fuel' catches fire after crash during attempted traffic stop...

Woman 'hoarding fuel' catches fire after crash during attempted traffic stop in South Carolina

PICKENS COUNTY, S.C. - A woman, who deputies say was hoarding fuel in her trunk, caught on fire after a crash in Pickens County. A Pickens County Sheriff's Office deputy saw a... Read more ...