Medical Cannabis Lowers Opioid Use

Researchers also noted that they were only able to show correlation and want additional studies to be done to confirm that marijuana use is the definitive reason for the reduction in opioids use. In other words, the Legislature has taken on the j... More..

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Melania Trump escapes glare of affair headlines in Florida
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Melania Trump escapes glare of affair headlines in Florida

Melania , dressed in a MIDI sleeveless dress from Azzedine Alaïa white sandals Christian Louboutin, looked very happy - she was holding her husband's hand real tight and seem to have forgotten about all the har...More..

UN Calls On Venezuela To Investigate Deadly Prison Fire
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

UN Calls On Venezuela To Investigate Deadly Prison Fire

They said they were working to determine the exact number and declined to provide any estimates "out of respect for the families". Distraught families spent all day on Wednesday clamouring for information and...More..

Notre Dame lifted by wild title win
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Notre Dame lifted by wild title win

The Fighting Irish came out after the half and scored 24 points in the third quarter. Although Villanova Wildcats dominated, Kansas power centre, Azubuike, still managed to provide a memorable highlight durin...More..

Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Now Have To Carry Clear Backpacks
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Now Have To Carry Clear Backpacks

The new rules about the clear rucksacks, which were provided to students for free, came into effect on Monday as classes resumed after the spring break. But many students, some of whom have become leaders in a...More..

Saudi Crown Prince Says Israel Has A 'Right To A Homeland'
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince Says Israel Has A 'Right To A Homeland'

Saudi Arabia's de facto leader also extolled the prospect of future diplomatic relations with the regime in Israel . Should there be peace in the region, "there would be a lot of interest between Israel and ...More..

Latest win has us Stoked up to face CSKA, insists Jack Wilshere
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Latest win has us Stoked up to face CSKA, insists Jack Wilshere

David Ospina started in place of Petr Cech , while Wenger left Laurent Koscielny, Granit Xhaka and Henrikh Mkhitaryan out of the starting XI. The Gabon global, who missed a penalty against Manchester Cit...More..

Supreme Court backs cop who shot woman in front yard
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Supreme Court backs cop who shot woman in front yard

Andrew Kisela shot Amy Hughes four times when she allegedly came at him with a large kitchen knife. After Hughes ignored orders to drop the knife and continued to move toward the woman, Kisela fired at Hughes. ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Black Caps need 340 on final day for win

England had earlier declared their second innings closed at 352 for 9, setting the home side a formidable 382-run target. As for how New Zealand will approach the day, McMillan said it wasn't about going i...More..

Taliban key leader among over a dozen killed in N. Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Taliban key leader among over a dozen killed in N. Afghanistan

Relatives of the wounded told an AFP photographer at the hospital that the attack happened during a graduation ceremony at the madrassa in Dashte Archi district, which is controlled by the Taliban . They inc...More..

Hassan Whiteside Fined by Heat for Rant About Playing Time
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Hassan Whiteside Fined by Heat for Rant About Playing Time

After averaging 7.3 minutes in 71 fourth quarter appearances last season, this represents some downturn for Whiteside . After playing just 20 minutes in a loss to the Chicago Bulls on January 15, he said, p...More..

London murder rate overtakes NY for first time as crime surges
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

London murder rate overtakes NY for first time as crime surges

Police were called to the area at about 10pm to Markhouse road, E17 to reports of shots fired. She says social media enflames young people and normalizes violence, making people more likely to commit major ...More..

Dhoni receives India's third highest civilian award
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Dhoni receives India's third highest civilian award

Seeing Dhoni dressed all smartly in the uniform of Indian army, proud Twitterati couldn't help but sing praises for their Captain Cool. Dhoni along with billiards champion Pankaj Advani will be honoured by ...More..

PMO asks I and B Ministry to withdraw release on fake news
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

PMO asks I and B Ministry to withdraw release on fake news

As per the norm, a journalist is accredited with the Press Information Bureau of the Centre after he/she has had at least five years' experience as a full-time working journalist. The decision came minutes af...More..

Trump Tweets Transform Immigrant Caravans Into Political Cause Célèbre
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Trump Tweets Transform Immigrant Caravans Into Political Cause Célèbre

But Trump went further than venting. U.S. President Donald Trump issued a stern warning Easter Sunday to illegal border jumpers from Mexico: Stay out of our country! "Mexico has the absolute power not t...More..

After Congress, now Siddaramaiah's app disappears
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

After Congress, now Siddaramaiah's app disappears

Siddaramaiah is leading the Congress in the polls while the BJP and JD (S) have named B.S.Yeddyurappa and H.D.Kumaraswamy respectively as their CM candidates. "It depends on a particular state's dynamics". ...More..

France braces for mass rail strikes
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

France braces for mass rail strikes

Last year, Macron's government announced plans to liberalise the economy, starting with employment reform - an area that left his predecessors scarred. The main demand of unions is to increase wages by 6%. Af...More..

AAA: Distracted Driving an Increasing Problem
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

AAA: Distracted Driving an Increasing Problem

Counterintuitively, federal estimates show the number of distracted driving crashes has actually dropped two percent. Almost half (49 percent) of drivers reported talking on a hand-held phone while driving, and...More..

Sarasota PD on scene of officer-involved shooting
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Sarasota PD on scene of officer-involved shooting

On arrival, a woman who had been beaten by the suspect told officers that he had a knife. The caller, 30-year-old Kurt Lee Walters, described himself as an Indian man with long hair, a beard and wearing khaki...More..

Stephon Clark protester hit by police SUV in Sacramento
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Stephon Clark protester hit by police SUV in Sacramento

The Clark family attorney, celebrated civil rights lawyer Benjamin Crump, said the examination showed no entry wounds in the front of his body, demonstrating that the 22-year-old could not have been a threat to...More..

Supreme Court throws out Arizona police excessive force suit
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Supreme Court throws out Arizona police excessive force suit

In dissent, Justice Sotomayor, joined by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, said the majority's reasoning was perplexing. But Vince Rabago, one of the lawyers representing Hughes, said that, given the high court's ...More..

Murder suspect dies in chase, gun battle with police in Tampa
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Murder suspect dies in chase, gun battle with police in Tampa

A third son was unharmed. Wyatt abandoned his vehicle at 15th Street and 28th Avenue and attempted to hijack a Nissan Rogue SUV driven by a 32-year-old Tampa woman, police said. Officers backed away from the ...More..

Arkansas trooper wounded in incident at Rockport
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Arkansas trooper wounded in incident at Rockport

The Arkansas State Police said in a Facebook post that they will release more details soon and that "we ask for your thoughts and prayers for our trooper, his family and his ASP partners". The suspect, 49-yea...More..

Police Arrest Two Teens for Capital Murder in the Lower Valley
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Police Arrest Two Teens for Capital Murder in the Lower Valley

The defendant began shouting at his roommate while being taken to the police patrol auto. "No police officer comes to work wanting to end up in a situation like this". The defendant has been accused of using ...More..

Kellyanne Conway is White House's biggest leaker, author says
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Kellyanne Conway is White House's biggest leaker, author says

Kessler is not the first author to write a book about the Trump White House and declare someone within the administration to be a top leaker. He also adds how the two had a hand in "the most disastrous and fool...More..

Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty won't seek re-election after handling of abuse case
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty won't seek re-election after handling of abuse case

Earlier on Monday, Esty requested an expedited House Ethics Committee inquiry to look into the matter. Pelosi stopped short of calling on the congresswoman to resign, saying Esty had acknowledged "her actio...More..

RS adjourned after uproar by AIADMK on Cauvery issue
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

RS adjourned after uproar by AIADMK on Cauvery issue

The demonstration was to lodge the party's protest against the Centre for not setting up the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) and Cauvery Water Regulatory Committee. The ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra K...More..

Community forms around annual volunteer-run Easter meal
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Community forms around annual volunteer-run Easter meal

A professional chef was brought in to prepare a meal consisting of honey glazed ham, carrots, mashed potatoes, tossed salad, quiche, and assorted desserts. We Care Meals provides both Christmas and Easter dinne...More..

Space Station Hit Earth Today
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Space Station Hit Earth Today

Only about 10 percent of the bus-sized, 8.5-ton spacecraft will likely survive being burned up on re-entry, mainly its heavier components such as its engines. Latest predictions of a rogue Chinese space stat...More..

Timeline & Severe Risk of Storms Tuesday
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Timeline & Severe Risk of Storms Tuesday

Sunday looks dry but a couple isolated showers cannot be ruled out with highs getting back into the upper 70s. Winds: Northeast 10-20 miles per hour. Much of Tuesday will actually be quiet and dry. It should...More..

Space Station Burns Up Over South Pacific
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Space Station Burns Up Over South Pacific

The Tiangong-1 is expected to make an uncontrolled earthbound plunge today Beijing time, China Manned Space said in a statement , an estimate roughly in line with European Space Agency (ESA) projections. S...More..

Apple Said To Be Ditching Intel For Mac Chips
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Apple Said To Be Ditching Intel For Mac Chips

Cowen & Co maintained the shares of T in report on Tuesday, July 18 with "Hold" rating. QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd bought a new stake in Intel Co. The stock of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) has "Bu...More..

Kentucky teachers rally at Capitol over state budget
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Kentucky teachers rally at Capitol over state budget

Teachers in districts around the state agreed to stay out of school until better legislation passed. Teachers in Oklahoma are rallying for more education funding and salaries, and those in Kentucky will b...More..

Israel deal for African migrants suspended: Netanyahu
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Israel deal for African migrants suspended: Netanyahu

In this March 13, 2018 file photo, African migrants hold signs during a protest outside the Holot detention center in the Negev Desert, southern Israel . According to the government plan, migrants who ha...More..

Missing boy who fell into Los Angeles sewer found alive
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Missing boy who fell into Los Angeles sewer found alive

Jesse was trapped in the "intricate, enclosed" pipe system overnight during the "relentless" search for him that lasted 13 hours, LAFD Capt. Erik Scott told ABC News. The youth survived by finding and air pocke...More..

Ball-tampering scandal: Steve Smith, David Warner to look for domestic clearance
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Ball-tampering scandal: Steve Smith, David Warner to look for domestic clearance

Tim Paine is now leading Australia in Smith's absence and the Aussies are busy playing the fourth Test against South Africa in Johannesburg. Candice Warner in her interview has added "I never want to do...More..

John Oliver calls Sinclair anchors 'members of a brainwashed cult'
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

John Oliver calls Sinclair anchors 'members of a brainwashed cult'

The firm is scheduled to announce its next earnings results on Wednesday, May 2nd. Sinclair Broadcast Group's corporate mandates are exacerbating tensions between the company's local stations and its manage...More..

Met Eireann weather forecast for the week
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Met Eireann weather forecast for the week

Top afternoon temperatures will be in the range 6 to 8 degrees in moderate to fresh north or northeast winds. So wherever you're headed this Easter weekend, wrap up warm, pack the raincoats, the umbrellas and...More..

Malaysia's PMI slips below 50-point level again in March to 49.5
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Malaysia's PMI slips below 50-point level again in March to 49.5

The index considers any score above 50 to be an improvement, while those below signify a contraction. The latest PMI reading was attributed mainly to faster growth in factory output, as well as higher new ord...More..

Najran-bound missile intercepted, destroyed
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Najran-bound missile intercepted, destroyed

Saudi Press Agency (SPA) quoted Colonel Al-Maliki as saying that the missile was sacked towards Najran and was deliberately launched to target civilian and populated areas. Human Rights Watch said in a report o...More..

Dominant South Africa build massive lead amid injury concerns
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Dominant South Africa build massive lead amid injury concerns

The home side have injury worries over all their fast bowlers, though, with Kagiso Rabada suffering from a stiff lower back, Morkel struggling with a side strain and Vernon Philander nursing a groin problem...More..

Schools to remain shut in Oklahoma Tuesday
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Schools to remain shut in Oklahoma Tuesday

Last month, the Oklahoma Education Association announced that it is seeking a $10,000 pay raise for Oklahoma teachers over three years, a $5,000 pay raise for support professionals over three years, a cost-of-l...More..

SC/ST Protests: About 100 Trains Affected, Routes Restored
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

SC/ST Protests: About 100 Trains Affected, Routes Restored

High violence in the city of Morena in Madhya Pradesh during the India bandh against the Supreme Court verdict. Also Read: Explainer: Why the protests over SC/ST Act? Shops, educational institutio...More..

Shinzo Abe eyes 'maximum pressure' on N Korea ahead of talks
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Shinzo Abe eyes 'maximum pressure' on N Korea ahead of talks

The meeting "will reaffirm the United States-Japan alliance as a cornerstone of peace, stability, and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific regiom", the White House said. Abe is also expected to discuss stiff USA tari...More..

WEATHER REPORT: Umbrellas and rainboots needed for days
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

WEATHER REPORT: Umbrellas and rainboots needed for days

Highs tomorrow are expected to be in the upper 70's and low 80's. The strong easterly winds will gradually ease and become southerly later. A few showers could develop west of our area today but they will...More..

Anti-Semitism row being used to attack Corbyn, says Labour frontbencher
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Anti-Semitism row being used to attack Corbyn, says Labour frontbencher

We're a party for everyone, ' he said. "They suspend [the anti-Semites] and then they say "nothing to see here". Allegations of anti-Semitism within Britain's main opposition party have grown since Jeremy C...More..

Egypt Election: Liverpool soccer star emerges as top challenger to Sisi
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Egypt Election: Liverpool soccer star emerges as top challenger to Sisi

The amount is the same as he won in the last election in 2014. Disillusioned by the limited range of candidates, over a million Egyptian voters spoiled their ballots, with some of them casting their vote for ...More..

Villanova beats Kansas, will play Michigan for the NCAA Tournament title
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Villanova beats Kansas, will play Michigan for the NCAA Tournament title

Cameron Krutwig, Loyola's big man, scored 17 points and Clayton Custer had 13 of his 15 after halftime . What wasn't expected was how lopsided of a national semifinal game this would be, with the Wildcats ...More..

'Affluenza teen' set to be released from jail
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

'Affluenza teen' set to be released from jail

Couch was 16 and had a blood alcohol level three times the legal limit for an adult when he struck and killed four people in June 2013 with his pickup truck. Sometime between when the video was posted and a war...More..

15 killed, 83 wounded in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

15 killed, 83 wounded in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

The insurgents were met with stiff resistance by military troops in the area, leading to exchange of fire. Boko Haram has killed some 20,000 people and displaced more than two million since it began a campa...More..