‘A tempting sell’

April 27, 2016 in International

[caption id="attachment_10678" align="alignleft" width="300"] Dawson Julia poses at a medical marijuana business he manages in Unity, Maine last Friday. Julia and a growing number of health experts and law enforcement say now is the time to consider using medical marijuana to combat the opiate epidemic...

Britain hails queen at 90

April 21, 2016 in International

[caption id="attachment_10594" align="alignright" width="300"] Britain's Queen Elizabeth II greets wellwishers during a 'walkabout' on her 90th birthday in Windsor, west of London today.[/caption] WINDSOR, United Kingdom (AFP) – Britain celebrated the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday with tributes to a popular monarch who...

Last month was hottest March in modern times: US

April 20, 2016 in International

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — Last month marked the hottest March in modern history and the 11th consecutive month in which a monthly global temperature record was broken, US officials said Tuesday. Officials at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said that the string of...