Alaska Pot Shops to Be Among 1st in US to Allow Consumption

JUNEAU, Alaska — Marijuana shops in Alaska will be among the first nationally where onsite use would be permitted. Alaska's legal marijuana industry hit the milestone Thursday as regulators approved the first retail stores in the state that will be allowed ...
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Can You Believe It? National Debt Now $22 Trillion.

WASHINGTON — The national debt has passed a milestone, topping $22 trillion for the first time. The Treasury Department's daily statement showed Tuesday that total outstanding public debt stands at $22.01 tr...
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Dispute Over Rules Riles California’s Legal Pot Market

LOS ANGELES — California has finalized its rules governing the nation's largest legal marijuana market, a milestone coming more than a year after the state broadly legalized cannabis sales for adults. "Love it or hate it, California has regulations for comm...