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No go for medical cannabis this year

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March 23, 2018 (Investorideas.com Newswire) A spending bill passed by Congress early Friday contains language that renews restrictions on the use of federal funds to interfere with state medical marijuana programs . Almost 7,000 have gotten their medical marijuana identification cards and obtained products from dispensaries. Erica Johnston, an operations services branch manager for the health department, said they are working on a set of emergency rules that will reduce the allotted grow ... Read More »

China strikes back at Trump, threatens tariffs on U.S. products

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Trump's government has also hindered the WTO in practice by delaying the appointment of new members to the seven-strong appellate body that rules on disputes. Such shares defied a global market rout caused by the escalating tensions and which dragged Shanghai's main index 3.39 percent lower at the close, while Shenzhen's index fell 4.49 percent. Read More »

Nearly 3100 militants and their families leave Eastern Ghouta in one day

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The evacuation of rebels from Harasta could empty the smallest of these pockets and pile pressure on those controlling the two other to accept similar deals. More than 1,500 people have been killed in the government attacks in Eastern Ghouta in the last month alone. A military source said hundreds more were expected to follow on Friday. Read More »

Landmine kills Syrian photographer in northwestern Syria

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As Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan's military offensive in Afrin against the People's Protection Unit (YPG), a Kurdish militia, has peaked, the neighbouring Manbij is in the crossfire of Turkish-US debates. Forces led by Turkey launched an offensive on January 20 to retake the enclave of Afrin from the YPG, which Ankara considers to be a " terrorist " offshoot of its own outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ). Read More »

Local sports briefs: Baseball and Softball signups at Shaffer Park

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The Cavemen slugged three home runs in spectacular fashion, stringing all three together in an exciting bottom half of the sixth inning, as an always enthusiastic team dugout went a bit nuts, as a result. Barren County finished with four hits while South Warren ended its night with six. "We've still got a lot of work to do defensively, but I saw some really good things from our guys against some great teams this week". Read More »

Australia turns it around as South Africa crashes to 266-8

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If I am honest I thought we played at about 40 per cent in PE. "A brilliant final session". Australia looked bereft of ideas early in the last session, with Elgar in good touch and de Villiers playing a typically stylish knock. Du Plessis, Bavuma, and de Kock all followed quickly, trapped on their crease by Cummins and edging behind to the slips or wicketkeeper Tim Paine. "We spoke the whole day that if we got one wicket we felt if we got that opportunity we could get two or three pretty ... Read More »

Israeli sentencing of Ahed Tamimi symbolises conflict

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Following close worldwide scrutiny, the judge ordered closed-door hearings last month. Denied bail, she was tried behind closed doors in a military court. The army said the soldier "acted professionally" by showing restraint but right-wing politicians described his behavior as humiliating. On February 26, the same Karake stated: "We also have a matriculation program for prisoners within the prisons of the Israeli occupation, which is being run for a fourth consecutive year". Read More »

Footage Released Of Self-Driving Uber Car Hitting Cyclist

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Though the vehicle was in self-driving mode, a driver (44-year old Rafaela Vasquez) was present in the front seat that Sunday night. "I think the sensors on the vehicles should have seen the pedestrian well in advance", he said . Other academics have also laid the blame on Uber's self-driving auto. "It seems unlikely that a human driver would have done better". "Did they jump the gun?" he said. Read More »

Playboy model claims Trump tried to pay her following 'intimate relationship'

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McDougal became emotional when CNN's Anderson Cooper asked her whether Trump ever spoke about his wife Melania . 'We passed a room, and he said it's Melania's room, ' McDougal recalled. 'I tried to go as far away as I could, just because I felt guilty'. The White House officially said Trump denies the alleged affair. "When you're in a relationship, do you count how many times you have sex? As I told you, it was a good relationship while it happened". Read More »

College roundup: MI leaves no doubt in Sweet 16 game

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Head coach Leonard Hamilton is known for going deep into his bench. The game against Gonzaga was simply Florida State flexing their depth. As of Friday afternoon, the Wolverines are now the betting favorite to win the national championship. Read More »

Palestinians slam Trump security advisor pick Bolton

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McMaster who has done an outstanding job & will always remain my friend", Trump said in a tweet announcing the departure. Bolton , who was a Fox News contributor before Trump offered him the top level position, is a controversial pick with a long history of divisive policies. Read More »

Britain's post-Brexit blue passport to be made by European Union firm

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The announcement was greeted by pro-Brexit supporters as an important symbol - and derided as a pointless gesture by campaigners who had fought and lost the 2016 referendum to keep Britain in the 28-nation European Union. Mrs May is hoping the deal will be signed off at a meeting of EU leaders for the European Council summit in Brussels this week, clearing the way for talks on post-Brexit trade. Read More »

Toys 'R' Us Founder Charles Lazarus Dies At Age 94

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The liquidation sales apply to the chain's brick and mortar stores only. 3. And if you have things that require specific Toys R Us parts or accessories, definitely nab those items now. What are return policies at closing stores? Toys "R" Us is also likely to liquidate its businesses in Australia, France, Poland, Portugal and Spain. Read More »

Gun Advocates Fail At Mocking Gun Control With 'Bomb Control' Parallel

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Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg, director of the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement at Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University. They are too immature to buy a rifle yet old enough to go to war. Harsanyi asks coyly, "How dare Second Amendment advocates expect that those passionately arguing to limit their constitutional rights have some rudimentary knowledge of the devices they want to ban?" The list of artists who have appeared as NRA ... Read More »

How to stop third-party apps from accessing your Facebook data

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The big concern for Facebook investors is that Congress will impart stricter regulations on the social giant. But if you decide to take the leap and untangle yourself completely from Zuckerberg's web, follow this link and click on the option to "permanently delete my account". Read More »

Storm forecast to bring up to 9 inches of snow to IL

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That was indeed the case, it just set up farther south than expected . Snow intensifies as it reaches the Lower Lakes and continues through Saturday as it heads to the East coast. There will be a sharp gradient in snowfall amounts on the southern and northern edges of the swath of accumulating snow. Dunten said the changing forecast ultimately came down to the dry air in the atmosphere that "ate away at the storm". Read More »

Central Texans to participate in 'March for Our Lives'

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Our sister station WUSA in D.C.is also providing extensive coverage of the event. "Hear their words that they might teach you, march with them that they might reach you". They said they needed to take part in this movement in Washington D.C. because simply - they just want to feel safe in school. Their fear that they're more at risk from being in a classroom than being at home from the danger's in society. Read More »

First Alert Forecast: some chilly rain this weekend, milder next week

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There will be plenty of moisture with the system. If you're caught with studded tires on April 16, you could face a $136 fine. Unfortunately in some places that precip will come in the form of snow. This will bring a slight drop in daytime temperatures but highs will continue to run well above normal. Total accumulation amounts of 3 to 7 inches will be possible. Read More »

House passes massive $1.3 trillion spending bill

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A portion of those monies were directed to the CDC to help state prescription drug monitoring programs communicate better with each other, Politico reported . The Senate must still vote on the measure. But heck, children love toys, and the military hardware and marching soldiers will put a big smirk on the face of the child we have for president. Read More »

China 'must strike back' after United States official visits Taiwan

He also promised to open up the Chinese economy, especially the manufacturing sector. China must "strike back" against US interference over Taiwan and prepare for a "direct military clash", Beijing state media has said. "Apart from officially protesting pro forma nearly, I don't think Beijing will make a big fuss", Lin said. "We don't want a trade war. but we are not afraid of it", said China's ambassador to the U.S., Cui Tiankai. Read More »

Metal tariffs suspended for key USA trade partners

In fact, it's more likely that they will create two new problems by hurting both consumers and businesses. -China relations. It followed a seven-month investigation by USTR into allegations China violates USA intellectual property, under the seldom-used section 301 of the 1974 Trade Act. Read More »

Huawei P20 Pro to Feature Crazy 40-Megapixel Camera

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While Huawei is gearing up for the launch of the P20 lineup next week, including the 40MP triple-camera touting P20 Pro , some new information has originated from China regarding the company's plans for future devices. We have seen a trickle of leaks about Huawei's new phone over the past few weeks. Nove 3E is packing 4GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB internal memory. Read More »

Differences on North Korea key to Trump's Tillerson decision

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Tillerson's abrupt firing - he learned of his firing when Donald Trump announced it on Twitter - drew controversy given Trump's reluctance to speak out against Russian Federation and his decision not to enforce sanctions that had been passed with nearly unanimous support in Congress. Read More »

Cedartown First UMC hosting Easter Egg Hunt, services

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And the egg hunts offer free head lice treatments that normally can cost more than $100. Event includes breakfast with the Easter Bunny. On Saturday, March 24, the annual event will move to the Estes Valley Community Center for the first time. Read More »

Girl shot at Maryland high school identified, in critical care

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After the press conference, TheBayNet.com spoke with Great Mills High School Principal Jake Heibel. Smith said he will be attending a meeting on Thursday, March 22 in Annapolis for the 2018 Maryland Center for School Safety Summit. Just last month, the St. Mary's County sheriff's office said it arrested two teenage boys over "threats of mass violence" and a 39-year-old man on related charges after the teens made threats about a potential school shooting at Leonardtown High School. Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory issued for parts of the Piedmont Triad

You may also run into a few slick spots early this morning . By March 21 bookmaker Coral now makes it odds on, at 1-2, for snow to fall in any major United Kingdom city during April, while it was 5-4 to happen over the Easter weekend as forecasters warn of a White Easter . Read More »

November Races Are Set For Illinois Governor and Attorney General

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Longtime Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan, a near-constant GOP target, was also an issue in several Democratic primaries . A Pritzker/Rauner matchup in the general election could make the contest the most expensive governor's race in US history, with Rauner already spending freely from his own personal fortune. Read More »

Number of freed Nigerian schoolgirls up to 104

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Yobe State Police commissioner, Abdumaliki Sunmonu said they have dispatched police to verify whether the girls have been returned. The government did not make any mention of deaths. The most famous and powerful faction is allied with ISIS. Negotiations for the Chibok girls' release proved hard under Boko Haram's leader Abubakar Shekau. Read More »

New Hire Shakes Up Trump Legal Team

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Trump has stepped up his condemnation of the Russian Federation election meddling probe by citing Mueller as he tweets his objections to the investigation. His sniping is getting more pointed. Trump attorney Jay Sekulow said Tuesday he would not comment on lawyers the team may be speaking to. " 'Special Council is told to find crimes, whether a crime exists or not". Read More »

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton says it is time to delete Facebook

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WhatsApp declined to comment. His WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum still remains on the Facebook board. Meanwhile, Cambridge Analytica themselves have suspender their chief executive Alexander Nix, after recordings were found of him making a series of boasts that the data firm had been instrumental in the election of Donald Trump in 2016. Read More »

Fury over plan to mine Facebook data at Commonwealth Games

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It is investigating whether Facebook violated the terms of a 2011 decree regarding the social network's privacy protections, an unnamed source "familiar with the agency's thinking and not authorised to speak on the record" told the Washington Post newspaper. Read More »

Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO pending probe

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Since the information about the breach came out, Facebook stocks have suffered their biggest fall in four years. The Federal Trade Commission is examining whether Cambridge Analytica , the company that improperly siphoned the data of millions of Facebook users to create political profiles, violated a consent agreement. Read More »