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Colorado pot edibles may not be as potent as labels suggest
03/09/2014 08:09 PM PDT
As one of the largest producers of marijuana-infused edibles in Colorado, Dr. J's Hash Infusion makes chocolates, caramels and candies. But tests reveal many of the company's products contain only a minute fraction of the THC promised on Dr. J's labels.
Young Americans face stiff competition for low-wage jobs
03/09/2014 05:06 PM PDT - Recent college graduates are ending up in more low-wage and part-time positions as it's become harder to find education- level appropriate jobs.
'Penicillin Girl' Genean Hixon dies 70 years after participating in medical breakthrough
03/09/2014 04:44 PM PDT - Genean Hixon, whose breakthrough treatment as one of the first American civilians to be treated with penicillin during World War II led to modern medical practices, died March 1, just shy of her 83rd birthday.
Cockfighting: Sporting tradition or inhumane crime?
03/09/2014 01:08 PM PDT - The debate amounts to a battle over the kind of state Utahns want to live in. It s a conflict about tradition verses animal rights, personal freedom versus safety, and urban life versus rural.
How will police handle security at this year's Boston Marathon?
03/09/2014 12:06 PM PDT - The ladies of Wellesley College will still be allowed to plant kisses on passing runners and crowds will still flock to the finish line at the 118th Boston Marathon.
Look at the historical wax figures this museum is auctioning off
03/09/2014 11:02 AM PDT - If you've ever wanted to own a life-sized animatronic Abe Lincoln, you're in luck. A Gettysburg wax museum is set to sell off a large chunk of its stock this week.
Why Californians may see gas prices jump
03/09/2014 01:48 PM PDT - California's greenhouse gas reduction law already has shaken up the state's industrial sector, costing it more than $1.5 billion in pollution permit fees. It's now poised to hit the pocketbooks of everyday Californians.
Florida family gets sick after eating LSD-laced steak from Wal-Mart
03/09/2014 01:48 PM PDT - A Florida family became ill this week after eating steak laced with LSD, according to the medical examiner's tests.
73 arrested during Massachusetts pre-St. Patrick's Day blowout
03/09/2014 06:12 AM PDT - A pre-St. Patrick's Day celebration near the University of Massachusetts spiraled out of control, pitting police in riot gear against thousands of drunken and unruly revelers at the annual "Blarney Blowout." There were more than 70 arrests and four officers were injured in the clashes that included some students throwing beer bottles, cans and snowballs, officials said.
This is what China's doing to curb pollution
03/09/2014 05:20 AM PDT - China will tighten environmental legislation and force polluters to pay compensation following renewed blasts of toxic air, the country's top legislator said Sunday.
See the hard workers (and a few wacky weirdos) at the 29th LA Marathon
The 29th LA Marathon course came alive Sunday morning with spectators cheering on the nearly 22,000 people that started the run from Dodger Stadium to Santa Monica. Full Story
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In 'Death to Prom,' the sets and costumes have the best lines
If Death to Prom were one of costume designer Christopher Straub s efforts back when he was a Project Runway contestant, the verdict might be that it looks good, but the construction is iffy. Full Story