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Pot-themed tours are budding business in Colorado

Pot-themed tours are budding business in Colorado

They call themselves pot concierges ... veteran marijuana smokers who, for a fee, will safely guide you through the greener side of Denver. Colorado Rocky Mountain High tours is owned by Addison Morris. It's just one of several pot-focused tours embracing Colorado's decision to legalize recreational marijuana sales. Since it's ...

Maricopa County OKs zoning for medical marijuana

Prodded by a court ruling, Maricopa County now has a zoning ordinance allowing medical-marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated areas of the county. The Board of Supervisors' approval of the new ordinance on a 4-0 vote Wednesday allows dispensaries in commercial zones and cultivation sites in industrial zones. The ordinance specifies minimum ...

Iraqi who helped US troops convicted of sex attack

An Iraqi immigrant who came to the U.S. after helping American soldiers in his home country was convicted Tuesday of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman who was seriously injured in the attack. Jasim Mohammed Hasin Ramadon, 21, was convicted of sexual assault but acquitted of assault, The Colorado Springs Gazette ...

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Statistics: 49% of black men arrested by age 23

The numbers come from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and looked at 9,000 people. The research followed all races of men from the time they were 12-16 years old until they were adults. The findings say 49% of black men had been arrested by the time they were 23. Hispanic men ...

Gay Marriage in Utah, Halted

Gay Marriage in Utah, Halted

The U.S. Supreme Court puts a halt on the recently legal same-sex marriages in Utah while the state law is appealed in courts. (Jan. 7)

AP Top Stories January 6 P

AP Top Stories January 6 P

Here's the latest news for Monday, January 6: Temperatures plunge across US; Jet Blue cancels flights on East coast; Supreme Court holds same-sex marriage in Utah; DC's National Zoo unveils its newest furry addition.

Preventing Super Bowl-Related Sex Trafficking

Preventing Super Bowl-Related Sex Trafficking

Hotel and nightclub workers in Northern New Jersey are being trained to spot victims of sex trafficking ahead of the Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium next month. (Jan. 6)

RAW: Cambodian Garment Workers Clash With Police

RAW: Cambodian Garment Workers Clash With Police

Police wounded several striking Cambodian garment workers on Friday when they opened fire to break up a labor protest, witnesses said. The chaos comes a day after police soldiers forcefully ended a demonstration by striking workers, detaini...

Seniors, Disabled Get Help Feeding Furry Friends

Seniors, Disabled Get Help Feeding Furry Friends

Meals on Wheels programs help feed hundreds of thousands of elderly people nationwide. Volunteers at San Diego's "Animeals" program take that concept one step further by providing free pet food to owners who couldn't afford it otherwise. (D...

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