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Posted: 2021-07-28 18:21:15
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This updated edition reviews over 450 peer-reviewed studies assessing the safety and efficacy of either whole-plant cannabis or cannabinoids for 23 different patient populations. The post Revised...
Posted: 2021-07-24 17:03:32
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As soon as next week, there will be a crucial vote in the US House of Representatives on an amendment to protect legal marijuana states from federal interference. The post Upcoming Congressional...
Posted: 2021-07-23 18:26:37
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Researchers concluded, "We see no evidence that liberalized cannabis policies are directly associated with increased smoking behaviors among young adults." The post Study: Marijuana Legalization...
Posted: 2021-07-20 14:43:49
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Study: Cannabis Use Not Linked to Motivation Loss
Investigators reported, “[D]espite significant increases in levels of cannabis use in our sample, change in cannabis use did not predict changes in motivation, which suggests that cannabis...
Posted: 2021-07-19 20:18:41
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Surgeon General: Don’t “Lock People Up For Marijuana Use”
On Sunday, the US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, MD told CNN that “When it comes to decriminalization, I don’t think that there is value to individuals or to society to lock people up for...
Posted: 2021-07-15 19:44:01
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Illinois: Governor Signs Equity Measure to Award Over 100 New Dispensary Licenses
The second lottery is reserved for equity applicants who have or whose family members have, a past marijuana conviction, or who have lived in a “disproportionately impacted area” for at least...
Posted: 2021-07-14 16:06:30
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Senate Leader Unveils Long-Awaited Marijuana Descheduling Plan
United States Senate Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), along with Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) unveiled draft legislation repealing the federal prohibition of marijuana at a press...
Posted: 2021-07-14 16:00:44
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Comment on the new plan to end marijuana criminalization by Sens. Schumer/Booker/Wyden
This long-awaited proposal is comprehensive and includes many of the criminal justice reforms provided in the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act, which passed the...
Posted: 2021-07-13 17:38:43
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New Jersey Courts Vacate Almost 88,000 Marijuana Cases
These are the first of up to 360,000 cases and convictions that are eligible for vacation, dismissal and automatic expungement. The post New Jersey Courts Vacate Almost 88,000 Marijuana Cases...
Posted: 2021-07-13 17:23:32
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Analysis: Marijuana Legalization Correlates with Higher Home Values
The analysis reported, "Between April 2017 and April 2021, property values rose $17,113 more in states where recreational marijuana is legal, compared to states where marijuana is illegal or...

Posted: 2021-07-31 14:40:48
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It will be a valuable test case for the effectiveness of an extra jab against the delta variant of the coronavirus.
Posted: 2021-07-31 13:00:13
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"What do we do now with all the grief that never had its proper chance to be shared in person?"
Posted: 2021-07-31 01:43:10
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Some pediatric ICU patients in the state have been sent to Texas due to the coronavirus, staffing shortages and another respiratory illness.
Posted: 2021-07-30 23:03:40
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Oklahoma GOP Likens Vaccine Mandates To Persecution Of Jews
A post on the party’s official Facebook page eatured a picture of a yellow Star of David with the word “unvaccinated” on it
Posted: 2021-07-30 21:58:28
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GOP Rep. Elise Stefanik Gets Dragged For Not Understanding Medicare
Twitter users mocked the New York congresswoman for praising Medicare and Medicaid without realizing they're forms of socialism.
Posted: 2021-07-30 19:00:10
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Why What Simone Biles Just Did Matters So Much To Black Women Like Me
"One study shows that 63% of Black people don’t 'believe in' mental illness, dismissing it as a weakness or something on which white people spend their time and money."
Posted: 2021-07-30 16:56:25
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CDC Issues Grim Warning On Rising Threat Of Delta Coronavirus Variant
Delta is as contagious as chickenpox, says a CDC internal presentation on the evolving threat of COVID-19. Vaccines are still our best defense.
Posted: 2021-07-30 15:19:40
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Olivia Munn Shares The Depression Advice That Keeps Her Going
"The Newsroom" actor spoke with Demi Lovato about how she's overcome the times when things seem "too tough and you just can’t take it anymore."
Posted: 2021-07-30 10:42:13
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Unvaccinated Swimmer Michael Andrew's Mask Refusal At Olympics Prompts U.S. Review
The athlete was called out by USA Today for failing to wear a face covering in the mixed interview zone. All other U.S. swimmers reportedly have followed the rules.
Posted: 2021-07-29 20:00:15
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Biden To Require All Federal Employees To Get Vaccinated Or Face Weekly Testing
The vaccination mandate comes as the delta variant of COVID-19 continues surging.

Posted: 2021-07-08 06:00:00
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The best way to stay cool for the summer? Enjoying a delicious ice cream cone, snow cone or frozen treat in OKC!
Posted: 2021-07-02 17:00:00
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Oklahoma City isn’t just a great place for families to visit, eat and explore - it’s also perfectly fantastic for Fido too.

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Posted: 2021-07-30 21:29:51
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As America's war in Afghanistan comes to an end, many see the inevitable parallels to Vietnam -- a long aimless war, a determined enemy ready to out bleed us, and now an evacuation reminiscent...
Posted: 2021-07-30 20:58:21
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Bowling Green State University in Ohio announced on Friday that it has permanently expelled three students and suspended 17 in connection to the death of a sophomore participating in fraternity...
Posted: 2021-07-30 18:37:55
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The recent change of mask guidance from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has created some confusion and also ample opportunity for political attacks against President Joe Biden's...
Posted: 2021-07-30 18:12:21
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Senate votes to move ahead on trillion-dollar bipartisan infrastructure deal
The Senate took the next step on Friday to bring up a roughly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal that will fulfill key priorities in President Joe Biden's agenda.
Posted: 2021-07-30 17:25:46
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Audit push by Pennsylvania GOP lawmaker hits roadblock
A Pennsylvania Republican's effort to launch a ballot audit of the 2020 results in the Keystone State has hit a roadblock after three counties declined to hand over their election materials and...
Posted: 2021-07-30 15:28:18
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Broadway theaters to require vaccinations for audience and staff
As the Delta variant sweeps across the US, Broadway has become the latest to issue guidelines regarding vaccinations.
Posted: 2021-07-30 15:13:40
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Consumer spending and incomes rose while a key measure of inflation dipped in June
A key measure of inflation showed price increases slowing down in June, while Americans' incomes and spending rose — signaling better-than-expected momentum in the economic recovery.
Posted: 2021-07-30 00:39:02
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Goldman Sachs draws a line in the sand on employee vaccination
All eyes are on Wall Street as the Covid-19 Delta variant continues to spread and Corporate America starts rolling out vaccination policies.
Posted: 2021-07-29 17:52:50
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Analysis: Corporate America to workers: Either get a Covid vaccine or leave
Get the shot or take a hike.
Posted: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:00:02 GMT
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Two Colorado officers arrested in use of force incident police chief calls a 'very despicable act'
Two Colorado officers arrested in use of force incident police chief calls a 'very despicable act'

Posted: 2021-07-30 22:10:58
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The Tide Is Turning: Investing Around The Schumer Cannabis Reform Bill iI’s time for the Senate to address banking and taxation issues that can allow the industry to be built on a more solid...
Posted: 2021-07-30 18:00:02
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The #1 Difference Between Cannabis Oil And CBD Oil Smoking might be the trend right now, but trust me, infused oils may very well be the future. The post The #1 Difference Between Cannabis Oil...
Posted: 2021-07-30 14:05:44
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Cannabis Stocks: Here’s When The Next Big Wave Is Coming Regardless of legislation on Capitol Hill, cannabis will continue making major gains. The post Cannabis Stocks: Here’s When...
Posted: 2021-07-30 12:00:54
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Here’s What You Should Do If You’re Vaccinated And Exposed To COVID-19
Here’s What You Should Do If You’re Vaccinated And Exposed To COVID-19 COVID-19 safety measures are fluctuating and it can get confusing. Here's what the CDC is recommending you do...
Posted: 2021-07-30 10:00:03
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Delta-8, Smokable Flower Is Saving Hemp Farmers
Delta-8, Smokable Flower Is Saving Hemp Farmers The demand for delta-8 has been a blessing to hemp farmers who planted lots of acres in 2019 expecting a surge in CBD products. The post Delta-8,...
Posted: 2021-07-29 19:00:51
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This Common Habit Could Increase Your Risk Of Heart Disease
This Common Habit Could Increase Your Risk Of Heart Disease A recent study shows a common behavior could be increasing your risk of developing heart disease. The post This Common Habit Could...
Posted: 2021-07-29 14:45:36
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Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill?
Does Big Business Provide A Better Look Into Cannabis Reform Than Capitol Hill? At the very least, cannabis operators say that the industry has made advancements so far without the efforts of...
Posted: 2021-07-29 12:00:23
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Cannabis Use Not Linked To Loss Of Motivation, According To New Study
Cannabis Use Not Linked To Loss Of Motivation, According To New Study A new study conducted on teens finds no connection between marijuana use and loss of motivation. The post Cannabis Use Not...
Posted: 2021-07-29 10:00:30
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Seth Rogen’s Houseplant Says Goodbye To Canopy Growth
Seth Rogen’s Houseplant Says Goodbye To Canopy Growth "This is not an exit from the Canadian market, but a chance for us to evolve the brand," said Rogen. The post Seth Rogen’s Houseplant...
Posted: 2021-07-28 23:00:32
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Wildfires In The Western US: How You Can Breathe Easier In Your Home
Wildfires In The Western US: How You Can Breathe Easier In Your Home Poor indoor air quality can rarely be detected with the naked eye, but it’s the root cause of many illnesses from asthma...