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It's High Times for Soaring Marijuana Stocks on Wall Street

It's High Times for Soaring Marijuana Stocks on Wall Street

By Marley Jay | Sep 21
Reefer Madness has gripped Wall Street.

Kavanaugh's Accuser Says She Would Testify Under Right Terms

Kavanaugh's Accuser Says She Would Testify Under Right Terms

By Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 21
Christine Blasey Ford may testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after all, her attorney said, breathing new life into the prospect of a dramatic Senate showdown next week over Ford's accusation that he assaulted her.

Court: Anti-gay Preachers Had Right to Protest Outside Pride

Court: Anti-gay Preachers Had Right to Protest Outside Pride

Sep 20
The U.S. Court of Appeals says the city of Nashville violated the First Amendment rights of anti-gay preachers at a 2015 LGBT pride festival.

Harvard Black Culture Awards to Honor Kaepernick, Chappelle

Harvard Black Culture Awards to Honor Kaepernick, Chappelle

Sep 20
Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and comedian Dave Chappelle are among eight people being honored by Harvard University for their contributions to black history and culture, the university announced Thursday.

Buoyant Stocks Lift US Household Wealth, Mainly for Affluent

Buoyant Stocks Lift US Household Wealth, Mainly for Affluent

By Christopher Rugaber | Sep 20
A rising stock market lifted U.S. household wealth to a record $106.9 trillion in the April-June quarter, the culmination of a decade of economic recovery but a gain that is concentrated largely among the most affluent.

GOP Pushing Forward for Kavanaugh, Accuser Wants 'Fairness'

GOP Pushing Forward for Kavanaugh, Accuser Wants 'Fairness'

By Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 20
Republicans say they're forging ahead in their drive to push Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination through the Senate, even as the woman accusing him of a decades-old sexual attack is threatening to boycott a committee hearing.

Schools Loosen Dress Codes That Targeted Girls

Schools Loosen Dress Codes That Targeted Girls

Sep 20
Students can now wear tube tops, ripped jeans and even pajamas to school in Alameda, Calif., where the district relaxed its dress code in response to complaints that girls were being shamed for what they wear. But not all approve of the policy.

Florence Shows How Storm Coverage Is Politicized

Florence Shows How Storm Coverage Is Politicized

By David Bauder | Sep 20
Donald Trump Jr.'s attack tweet this week showing CNN's Anderson Cooper waist-deep in flood waters has driven home the point that politics — not just weather — was an important subtext of the media's coverage of Hurricane Florence.

Giant Bong, Huggable Buds: Marijuana Museum Opens In Vegas

Giant Bong, Huggable Buds: Marijuana Museum Opens In Vegas

By Regina Garcia Cano | Sep 20
A glass bong taller than a giraffe. Huggable faux marijuana buds. A pool full of foam weed nuggets. Las Vegas' newest attraction — and Instagram backdrop — is a museum celebrating all things cannabis.

Bye Bye Bugs? Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are Declining

Bye Bye Bugs? Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are Declining

By Seth Borenstein | Sep 20
A staple of summer — swarms of bugs — seems to be a thing of the past. And that's got scientists worried.

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