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HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii awarded eight licenses Friday for medical marijuana dispensaries — but not to Woody Harrelson. The actor was among nearly 60 Hawaii residents who applied in January to open the state's first medical marijuana dispensaries. Dispensary applicants were...
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii has awarded eight licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries — but not to Woody Harrelson. The actor was among nearly 60 Hawaii residents who applied in January to open the state's first medical marijuana dispensaries. The awards were announced Friday by...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Navy commander who fled Cambodia's killing fields as a boy to grow up to become a decorated U.S. military officer was sentenced Friday to 78 months in prison for providing classified ship schedules in exchange for the services of prostitutes, theater tickets...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A judge on Friday sentenced a Colorado woman to 100 years in prison for cutting a nearly 8-month-old fetus from a stranger's womb. A jury convicted Dynel Lane, 36, in February of attempting to kill Michelle Wilkins in 2015. Lane also was convicted of...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing hearing for a Colorado woman convicted of attempted murder after cutting a nearly 8-month-old fetus from a stranger's womb (all times local): 3:25 p.m. A judge has sentenced a Colorado woman to 100 years in prison for cutting a...
DALLAS (AP) — Motorists are saving billions on cheaper gasoline, but the long slump in oil prices is taking a heavy toll on companies that find and produce crude. Exxon Mobil posted its smallest quarterly profit in more than 16 years Friday, while Chevron lost $725 million, its...
WASHINGTON (AP) — An oil and natural gas field in the western United States is largely responsible for a global uptick of the air pollutant ethane, according to a new study. The team led by researchers at the University of Michigan found that fossil fuel production at the Bakken...
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AP) — It literally was a whale of a job. Crews on Friday finished removing the 60,000-ton carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach. A contractor working for the state parks department spent two days using an excavator to cut up the 40-...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities have rescued eight unsupervised children from a San Antonio home where a 2-year-old boy was chained to the ground in the backyard and a 3-year-old girl was tied to a door with a dog leash, sheriff's officials said Friday. Deputies arrived at the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik has a hearing Sunday with the NHL's department of...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish border police say they have prevented seven members of a pro-Kremlin motorcycle club...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — An interim diversity officer at the University of Missouri will be returning to the...
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say six people, including four children, have been killed in a highway crash in...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A Champaign police officer charged with sex crimes involving three women in two counties...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's daughter Malia will take a year off after graduating high school in...