World News Now : Wednesday, May 21, 2014

In this morning's headlines: beef recall expands; death-defying selfies; felony for pot brownies?
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Transcript for World News Now : Wednesday, May 21, 2014
ABC's world news now. -- online I'm Diana. And a -- and I'm John Mueller top stories on this Wednesday may 21. The latest beef recall over a potentially deadly strain of E. Coli is expanding to a -- state now. Nearly two million pounds of potentially tainted ground beef shipped out of Detroit may have made its way to Michigan Missouri Massachusetts Ohio and now Rhode Island there's new concern that the -- may have not only got two restaurants but also to grocery stores. The government is still refusing to reveal exactly where that beef was delivered. When the NFL has yet to formally respond to a new lawsuit against its former players are by its former players who claim that the teams -- they're serious injury to powerful painkillers. Just so they can get them back on the field. They also claim those drugs and damage their hearts lungs and kidneys to suit seeks unspecified damages. A nineteen year old Texas man is facing a potential life prison sentence for baking and selling marijuana brownies. We'll -- -- first time offender may be charged with first degree felony instead of the misdemeanor charge for using hemp oil and brownies. Rather than solid marijuana the oil is much more powerful -- marijuana health advocates say -- necessary to keep the maximum healing properties. Texas police confiscated a pound and a half of those -- Right speaking of getting high check out these -- southeast snapped by a nineteen year old Russian daredevil more than a hundred stories above the streets of Dubai. That's atop the city's highest building there. Alexander ran -- -- series of death -- photos while on vacation with his friends among them that young lady perched outside the balcony. Who actually looks quite -- terrified doesn't -- Manny did not tonight's money and part of my bucket list not to do anything like that it's at. You really don't know if you -- to do we'll do unlike high as an extreme. Before you die eight hanging not even close not even close -- -- that -- on the and that one. Get what is anytime at I'm John Mueller and I am pressing thrusting. This is ABC's world news now available anytime anywhere you want to -- -- NBC news America's number one source.

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