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Colorado is now selling more recreational pot than medical pot, a turning point for the newly legal industry. Tax records released by the state Department of Revenue on Wednesday showed that the state sold $29.7 million worth of recreational marijuana in July, the most recent...
FCKH8.com, a “for-profit T-shirt company with an activist heart” released a new video Tuesday that uses kids from Ferguson, Missouri, to “educate white America about the racist reality in 2014.” The company recruited six young black kids from Ferguson, reportedly from the same...
Apple was today under scrutiny after nude photographs of Jennifer Lawrence and '100 other celebrities' were leaked online by a hacker who allegedly broke into their iCloud accounts. The phone photos, reportedly obtained through the widely-used online service, were published on...
The Mexican government will use satellite technology to stem the tide of illegal immigrants fleeing to America on top of huge freight trains nicknamed La Bestia or ‘The Beast’. People desperate to escape the poverty of the south clamber aboard the slow-moving trains and sit on...
Could a newly released audio provide more clues on what led up to Michael Brown's shooting death? The FBI has questioned a man who says he recorded audio of gunfire at the time Brown was shot by Ferguson police on August 9, the man's attorney told CNN. In the recording, a quick...
By DAVID A. LIEB Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency Saturday and imposed a curfew in a St. Louis suburb where police and protesters have clashed after a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago...
Police today named Darren Wilson as the officer who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown and released video stills of a robbery that featured a suspect that matches the description of the dead teen. On the incident report handed out to the press on Friday morning,...
U.S. fighter jets launched a “targeted” airstrike on Friday against Islamic militants in Iraq, just hours after President Obama authorized military action to protect U.S. personnel and Iraqi civilians. Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby said Friday that two F/A-18...
Courtesy of FoxCT: An armed teenager trying to burglarize a home was held at gunpoint by the residents until the police arrived and took him into custody. New London Police said in a statement they were called to 308 Crystal Ave. after residents found an armed 15-year-old in one...