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Jeff Sessions Rescinds Obama Era Marijuana Policies, Sparking Fear of Crackdown

About 6 months ago she tried treating her symptoms with low or non-THC medical marijuana, and found the results to be very welcome. Under Pennsylvania law, patients with certain illnesses may legally access medical marijuana as part of their treatment regimen.

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Murkowski: Trump comments "don't reflect who we are as a country"

Rivers said Trump took the torch out of the hand of the Statue of Liberty with his remarks. Take them out, ' though he denies speaking disparagingly about Haitians. Trump took particular issue with the idea that people who'd fled to the USA after disasters hit their homes in places such as El Salvador, Guatemala and Haiti would be allowed to stay as part of the deal, according to the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to publicly describe the ...

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Trump's Work-For-Medicaid Rule Puts Work On States' Shoulders

Matt Bevin said on Friday that the federal government had approved Kentucky's "transformational" Medicaid overhaul, which adds insurance premiums and work requirements for "able-bodied" recipients. But Governor Bryant took this position during his State of the State address. The agency specifically calls out the opioid epidemic, saying that time spent in treatment can count towards the mandate and those in intensive recovery programs can be excused.

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Snow and frigid cold headline the last Saturday of 2017

The cold air will continue to surge into the Midlands into Tuesday . A slight (30 percent) chance at some snow flurries in the afternoon, but little to no accumulation is expected. A reinforcing shot of arctic cold air will build in just in time for New Year's Eve and New Year's Day . Temperatures will remain below average through the work week and next weekend so be sure you are prepared.

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Chances good for a white Christmas

The last time it snowed on Christmas in New York City was in 2009. Snow is expected to continue into Wisconsin. "Either of those two systems could put snow into the area". With the city getting almost 17 inches of snow every December, Anchorage, Alaska, is likely to have a White Christmas . Both models eventually show very cold air coming to most of the US over the next week to ten days.

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Nationwide Christmas tree shortage driving up prices

Favorite Tree: Noble firs due to their smell. Some sellers used some of their 2017 supply of trees in 2016 after overselling their supplies, which made the shortage even more pronounced this year, the report noted. Have your ornaments unpacked and ready. Dahnke's employs about a dozen workers who make wreaths, grave pillows and blankets, and evergreen crosses.

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Rain, wind, snow on tap; sunny Sunday to follow

This weather setup will lead to a strong southerly wind Saturday evening into Sunday morning. There is a potential of some showers depending on how close a center of low pressure sets up near the coast, and how it combines with some energy moving in from the northwest.

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'Operation Halloween' targets sex offenders in Binghamton

Deputies will be doing address verifications tonight, checking to make sure they are complying. The map below shows the permanent addresses sex offenders and predators have registered with the state . "So unless they're on probation and have other restrictions, they're able to have their light on and pass out candy, so this is why I tell everyone do your homework", Carmichael added.

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Oculus Launching a New All-In-One, Low Cost, VR Headset Next Year

The biggest hurdle for jumping into the entertainment world that is virtual reality is cost, but that looks set to change . For anyone thinking of investing in VR just for the new Respawn game, you should hold your virtual horses - there's bound to be newer versions of the headset by the time the game is released in 2019.

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5 overreactions from victory over MI

Michigan slid 10 spots to No. 17 after turning the ball over five times in a 14-10 loss to Michigan State . The Wolverines' sins, five turnovers, turned out to be more mortal. PLEADING FOR PEACE: The emotionally packed rivalry, which divides the state and some households, will be played at night for the first time . All four of these losing teams this weekend fell out of the AP top 25 .

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Winners and losers from 'Monday Night Football' in Week 5

Bradford has not played since a dominant performance of week 1 in a Monday night win over the Saints while Keenum is 1-2 as a starter in his absence. It seemed worth watching, however, thanks to the fact that rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky was getting his first National Football League start and because Sam Bradford was finally back in action after needing three weeks off due to a knee injury.

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NRA says 'additional regulations' are required on rapid-fire devices

Richard Blumenthal of CT told reporters Wednesday, "if there is one ". For decades gun control has been used to drive Americans apart and to stop common-sense legislative solutions that would protect us from this kind of carnage. It added, "The NRA believes that devices created to allow semiautomatic rifles to function like fully-automatic rifles should be subject to additional regulations ".

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US rout Panama, edge closer to World Cup

The Americans now hold down the third and final automatic berth from CONCACAF and can clinch a trip to Russian Federation next summer with a win Tuesday night at last-place Trinidad and Tobago . Trump made derogatory remarks about National Football League players who kneel for the anthem, going so far as to say they should be fired. If the US draws on Friday but Honduras beats Costa Rica on Saturday, then Honduras will vault over both the USA and Panama in the table entering the ...

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Gun Control Debate Intensifies After Las Vegas Shooting

The suspect shooter, Stephen Paddock , a 64-year-old gambler and real estate investor, purchased 33 firearms in the last year. The medical center treated 100 patients Sunday night and admitted 50. Bump stocks were used by the shooter in Las Vegas. The president has received periodic briefings on the shooting while also monitoring the coverage on cable news .

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Trump's wavering state on DACA hurts young Dreamers

In extending that forbearance to the Dreamers, allowing them for the past five years to go to school, to work, and to contribute to our society, the president did nothing exceptional or outside his authority. It's hard to read the president's intentions on this one, but we've always argued that an executive order is the wrong way to solve an immigration policy issue: The Dreamers should be dealt with humanely within a comprehensive congressional immigration reform measure.

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'Monopoly Man' shows up at Equifax Senate hearing

Playing the Monopoly man who scrunched his eye to hold his monocle in place, twisted his white mustache and dabbed his forehead with money, Werner channeled the board game figure to raise awareness about a key issue resulting from the credit bureau's massive data breach that compromised the personal information of more than 145 million people: forced arbitration .

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Leftists Demand America 'Ban Guns, All of Them'

Almost 12,000 Americans have been killed by guns in 273 mass shootings in 2017 so far? one incident for each day. Last night's horror brings a lot of things into question one of which is how gun control laws play into this massacre. Jessica Yerkey (C) who attended the Route 91 country music festival reacts at a makeshift memorial on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 3, 2017.

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Texas children at risk of losing health insurance

CHIP is an insurance program established to ensure that lower income families could access quality health care services for their children - even if their own household income wasn't quite low enough for the family itself to enroll in Medicaid .

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Vettel refusing to read into Mercedes' Friday struggles in Malaysia

The 30-year-old has an impressive record at the Sepang International Circuit , as he has won four times at the venue, most recently in 2015. Hamilton, the only black driver in F1's history, urged his followers to read about the issue, signing off his message with #Takeaknee.

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Mercedes explain Malaysian Grand Prix 'gremlins' as Lewis Hamilton struggles for pace

Hamilton took full advantage of Vettel's calamitous start at the Marina Bay Street Circuit to win the race extending his lead in the drivers' championship from three points to 28 with six races remaining. " Daniel Ricciardo 12 months ago shared a "shoey" €" champagne from his driving boot €" with Max Verstappen after his surprise win. He added: "I think it's been good racing over the years here".