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Lawmakers become more vocal about legalizing marijuana as public support grows
Lawmakers have become more vocal about their support of legalization of marijuana , including talking about it on the campaign trail and in the halls of Congress. It's a move that comes in the wake of a majority of states legalizing medical usage combined with the revenue coming in from those sales
Starbucks incident highlights perils of shopping while black
The handcuffed arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks served as a fresh reminder of the perils of "retail racism" that African-Americans and minorities encounter on a regular basis
The Note: Forces even bigger than a disruptive president
The TAKE with Rick Klein This week seemed to do its best to overload Washington’s circuits. H.R. McMaster and John Dowd are out, while John Bolton and Joe diGenova go from defending President Donald Trump on television to working for him. Nice words for Vladimir Putin, and not-nice words for Robert
GOP leaders issue stern warning to lawmakers in wake of Pennsylvania special election
Republican leaders are delivering a stern warning to their incumbent lawmakers in the wake of the Pennsylvania special election – it’s time to get to work and run a real campaign. Speaker Paul Ryan , in a meeting with House Republicans Wednesday morning on Capitol Hill , reportedly warned his party
Chelsea Clinton talks arming teachers, her message to Trump
Clinton joined "The View" to discuss what she'd say to Trump about what troubles her most in the country today and whether the activism inspired by Parkland will create effective gun control policy.
Independent candidates unite to support each other's campaigns
Some independent political candidates are uniting to give themselves something party candidates get from their national organization: support and structure to help run stronger campaigns. Unite America, a nonpartisan group based in Denver, announced its first-ever slate of candidates on Tuesday:
Yankees prospect Thairo Estrada recovering from gunshot wound
TAMPA, Fla. -- New York Yankees minor league infielder Thairo Estrada was shot in the right hip in late January during a robbery attempt outside of a restaurant in Bejuma, Venezuela . He's in big league camp and doing well, although limited to upper-body work at the moment. Manager Aaron Boone said
How South Korean war preppers are getting ready for North Korea nuclear threats
Seung Yup Woo has a small go-bag with him at all times. It’s always is filled with water, a thermal blanket, a hat and earmuffs, tissues, a hand warmer -- even bleach. He never goes anywhere without it. He also knows how to quickly find the nearest evacuation center. Survival, he said, is measured
Analysis: Military parade a political tug of war?
Loyalty, duty, respect, honor, integrity, personal courage, and selfless service. Those are the seven core values every U.S. Army recruit is taught in basic training. Selfless service is defined as doing your duty “without thought of recognition or gain.” It is why so many members of the military I
Kelly Clarkson 'not above' spanking her children
Psychiatrist Dr. Gail Saltz discusses the singer's recent comments that have caused a firestorm among parents on social media.