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4h ago

Inside one woman's effort to normalize marijuana and get equity 'baked into the laws'

“It’s about making sure that there’s actually a pathway for people who have been on the illicit market to actually get to be part of the real market," Shanel Lindsay said.
Shanel Lindsay, founder and President of Ardent.
Shanel Lindsay, founder and President of Ardent.
8h ago

Flagmakers in the spotlight as Congress gets ready to discuss Washington D.C. statehood

Several designs for a U.S. flag with 51 stars are already on the launchpad.
WASHINGTON, DC, MARCH 20: The district government has placed 51
WASHINGTON, DC, MARCH 20: The district government has placed 51

Judge dismisses lawsuit by Houston hospital employees over Covid-19 vaccinations

The lead plaintiff, Jennifer Bridges, likened her employer's vaccination requirement to forced medical experimentation during the Holocaust.
Image: Coronavirus disease outbreak in Houston
Image: Coronavirus disease outbreak in Houston
16h ago

$28 million bid buys ride to space on Bezos' Blue Origin flight

The Amazon founder and his brother also plan to take the July 20 trip.
Image: FILES-US-space-BLUEORIGIN
Image: FILES-US-space-BLUEORIGIN
17h ago

At least six people shot, three killed in Cleveland

The mass shooting was one of several that took place around the country over the last two days.
Image: Angela Hicks waits for police to finish investigating the scene of a mass shooting on Sixth Street in the entertainment district of Austin,
Image: Angela Hicks waits for police to finish investigating the scene of a mass shooting on Sixth Street in the entertainment district of Austin,
18h ago

1 of 2 suspects in custody in Austin attack

"I’m happy to report no one has died," interim police Chief Joseph Chacon said.
Image: Shooting in the Sixth Street Entertainment District area of Austin
Image: Shooting in the Sixth Street Entertainment District area of Austin
19h ago

At least three dead after a car crashes into a Pittsburgh plasma clinic

The vehicle struck the Biomat USA clinic shortly after 11:30 a.m. ET, according to authorities.
Image: Car crashes into plasma clinic in Pittsburgh
Image: Car crashes into plasma clinic in Pittsburgh
19h ago

Security guard ambushed and killed outside Indiana bank

The shooting occurred at First Midwest Bank in Gary.
Image: Bank robbery Indiana
Image: Bank robbery Indiana
20h ago

Unruly passenger on diverted Delta Air Lines flight identified as off-duty flight attendant

"This is the captain speaking," a voice can be heard saying in footage of the incident. "We'd like all strong males to the front of the aircraft to handle a problem passenger."
Image: Delta flight diverted after man tries to open door.
Image: Delta flight diverted after man tries to open door.
20h ago

1-month-old girl, 2-year-old boy thrown from second-floor window

While the boy does not have life-threatening injuries, the girl is in critical condition. Their mother is in the hospital after jumping out of the window, according to New York City police.
21h ago

Man, toddler dead after being swept away by current in Florida; good Samaritan missing

The Coast Guard is assisting in the search for the missing person, officials said Saturday.
Image: Good Samaritan missing after attempt rescue
Image: Good Samaritan missing after attempt rescue