Saul Hubbard-Guard, Associated Press | Posted Jun 25th - 1:10am
As recreational marijuana cultivation emerges from decades in the shadows in Oregon, residents face a vexing challenge: Where will new licensed farms, processing plants and retailers be allowed to locate?
Steve Peoples, Associated Press | Posted Jun 25th - 12:42am
To compete against Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump has finally conceded, he needs more than the bare-bones campaign team that led him to primary success. Yet he's finding that many of the GOP's most experienced political aides just aren't willing to work for him.
The stepped-up security surrounding San Francisco's LGBT pride celebration has caused two honorary grand marshals and a health clinic that serves sex workers to withdraw from the event's signature parade.
John Hanna, Associated Press | Posted Jun 24th - 8:11pm
Kansas legislators passed an education funding plan Friday night after top Republicans rewrote it to gain broad, bipartisan support so that it would satisfy a court mandate and end a looming threat that public schools across the state might shut down.
Barbara Miller(washington) Observer-Reporter, Associated Press | Posted Jun 24th - 5:21pm
Prison garb and a mortarboard might seem like an odd combination, but both state and federal mandates require jail inmates under age 21 who want to earn a high school diploma to be given the opportunity.
It rained hard the day before Nick Hovemeyer came down with polio in the summer of 1945. All the kids in his Trenton, New Jersey, neighborhood were out in the street, splashing in the water, just being kids.
Maryclaire Dale, Associated Press | Posted Jun 24th - 5:00pm
A police officer was shot several times Friday as he approached people suspected of smoking marijuana behind an apartment building, prompting a three-hour manhunt near Philadelphia that halted a dozen Amtrak trains, authorities said.
Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press | Posted Jun 24th - 4:10pm
A Texas energy company CEO dubbed the "frack master" is charged with defrauding investors of about $80 million, including misappropriating at least $30 million for personal expenses, including private jets and gentlemen's clubs, to "maintain a lifestyle of decadence and debauchery," according to a lawsuit filed Friday by federal regulators.