Marijuana investors skittish after Sessions’ shot at pot

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SAN FRANCISCO –  Stocks related to marijuana are plummeting and cannabis boosters are fretting about the industry’s future after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions signaled a tougher approach to federal pot enforcement. Continue Reading Below The plunging stock prices Thursday reversed a weeks-long rally driven by optimism after California launched […]

What’s at stake as lawmakers work out immigration deal

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With seven working days until a government shutdown, immigration remains a key factor in negotiations over a spending deal. Enter President Donald Trump, who is taking a more-active-than-usual role in bringing Democrats and Republicans to the table to work out a deal that would address Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals […]

Finding joy during a Southern snowstorm

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NORFOLK, Va. — For the first time in 28 years, Tallahassee saw measurable snow. For many in the South, the snowstorm gave people a chance to play in weather usually seen further north. In Memphis, a frozen pond gave hockey fans the chance to enjoy a rare outdoor skating session. […]

States with legal pot vow to fight DOJ memo

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LOS ANGELES — Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a memo Thursday that reverses an Obama-era policy that enabled states to legalize marijuana without federal intervention. But that memo sparked swift reaction from officials in Washington state, where recreational marijuana has been legal for 5 years now. “We will not be bullied by […]

States with legal pot vow to fight Justice Dept. memo

FAN Editor

LOS ANGELES — Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a memo Thursday that reverses an Obama-era policy that enabled states to legalize marijuana without federal intervention. But that memo sparked swift reaction from officials in Washington state, where recreational marijuana has been legal for 5 years now. “We will not be bullied by […]