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Authorities responded to a request to check on the welfare of a woman at 5:55 p.m. March 30 and found several marijuana plants growing in the home when they were let inside. In January, Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded a trio of memos from the Obama administration that had adopted a policy of non-interference with marijuana-friendly state laws.
  • Consumer tech gets reprieve as US, China spar over tariffs

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    The Canadian dollar also changed direction to close higher at an average value of 78.07 cents USA, up 0.02 of a cent from Tuesday's price. Many products in those segments appear on the list , including antibiotics and industrial robots and aircraft parts.
  • How EPA's Scott Pruitt avoided tough questions on Tuesday

    How EPA's Scott Pruitt avoided tough questions on Tuesday

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    They also said John Kelly, Trump's chief of staff, delivered a warning to Pruitt about the White House's displeasure. The White House has not yet made a conclusion on the matter. In the letter Whitehouse cites guidance from the Office of Government Ethics that says government employees should consider declining a gift that may not technically violate gift rules if "their integrity or impartiality would be questioned if they were to accept the gift".
  • What you need to know

    What you need to know

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    Besides, this year the day was marked as Autism Acceptance Day. The world was beginning to take note. In Australia, around three-quarters of all confirmed patients are male children, while in the United Kingdom, the ratio of boys to girls in the National Autistic Society's charity schools was at 5:1 in the year 2015.
  • US, S Korea begin low-key exercises

    US, S Korea begin low-key exercises

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    A combined field training of South Korean and USA troops got under way Sunday as scheduled, defense officials said amid a nascent peace mood on the divided peninsula. In announcing the dates last month, Pentagon spokesman Marine Lt. Col. Christopher Logan insisted the exercises are "defense-oriented and there is no reason for North Korea to view them as a provocation".
  • Interstitium: The undiscovered organ in our body

    Interstitium: The undiscovered organ in our body

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    As per the report, researchers say the network that carries this interstitial fluid is its own distinct organ and it may even be one of the largest organs in the body . "Previously, scientists thought the layer was simply dense connective tissue". They say the interstitium is not just a bunch of collagen walls between cells; instead, they are dynamic, fluid-filled spaces that aid in important functions.
  • Premier Kathleen Wynne Thinks She is Oprah

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    Ford would have to make deep cuts to balance a Tory budget, Wynne warned, and his policies would give corporations and the wealthy tax cuts they don't need. "You can't take care of the most vulnerable people in society when you have billions of dollars in debt", Doug Ford said on Wednesday. "While we would have appreciated a greater focus on the organizations that deliver these services, the budget does invest significant amounts in the sector that will help address a number of its ...
  • Look! Saudi Arabia & SoftBank Plan World's Largest Solar Project

    Look! Saudi Arabia & SoftBank Plan World's Largest Solar Project

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    SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son , known for backing ambitious endeavors with flair, unveiled the project Tuesday in NY at a ceremony with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. Exporting that oil could increase Saudi's annual oil revenues by between $7 billion and $20 billion, at the current price for benchmark Brent oil of nearly $70 per barrel.
  • SC will hear four PILs on polygamy Today

    SC will hear four PILs on polygamy Today

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    On Monday, the Bench, which also comprised Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud, said a fresh five-judge Constitution Bench would be set up to deal with the constitutionality of " nikah halala " and polygamy. The bench was hearing at least three petitions including some PILs challenging the practices of polygamy and nikah halala on various grounds including that they violate Right to Equality and gender justice.
  • Burmese president Htin Kyaw resigns to 'rest' from duties

    Burmese president Htin Kyaw resigns to 'rest' from duties

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    He was nominated for vice president by the military, which enjoys special privileges over the government. The reason for his sudden departure, according to an announcement from the President's Office, was that the 71-year-old needs rest-probably due to a long-suspected illness.
  • WaPo: 187000 Exposed to Gun Violence at School Since Columbine

    WaPo: 187000 Exposed to Gun Violence at School Since Columbine

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    Tim Kaine, along with several students, are scheduled to speak at the event. The event at Waunakee, where high school and Middle School students participated, steered clear of that conversation. "If you want to do this, you can actually do something now, '" Masternak said. Following the Florida mass shooting, Rodriguez-Asher sent an email to the Student Government Association and Bitterbaum.