• Doctors can now sign up to participate in Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program
Doctors can now sign up to participate in Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program

After registering on the site launched today , doctors will need to complete a four-hour training course before receiving final approval to certify patients to receive medical marijuana. State officials hope to have it fully operational in 2018. Dispensaries are allowed to sell equipment, such as vaping devices for liquid forms, to administer me...

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  • Metal Detectors To Be Scrapped At Jerusalem Holy Site
Metal Detectors To Be Scrapped At Jerusalem Holy Site

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for calm, saying there was the risk of an explosion of violence. Earlier this week, Israel removed metal detectors there. "The police returned the security measures to how they were before the terrorist attack at the Haram al-Sharif, before July 14", police spokeswoman Luba Samri told Ag...

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  • Vikings Sign Everson Griffen to 4-Year Contract Extension
Vikings Sign Everson Griffen to 4-Year Contract Extension

While Brian Robison and Danielle Hunter provide support, Griffen is unquestionably Minnesota's best edge-rushing option as part of a highly talented defense. Consistency is not easy to find in the NFL. $34M is guaranteed money as reported in the following tweet by Ian Rapport. Three years ago, after Mike Zimmer was hired as coach, the Vikings...

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  • Facebook works with Harvard against hackers targeting USA elections
Facebook works with Harvard against hackers targeting USA elections

The social network's security chief also encouraged companies to be open to complying with law enforcement requests, as across-the-board rejection of such requests could lead to encryption-unfriendly legislation. "We have no empathy. Every single day we ask billions of people to walk these tightropes and when they fall of the tightrope we say, that...

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  • Photo captures 'beautiful display of love' in Franklin
Photo captures 'beautiful display of love' in Franklin

Kelley shared a photo of what he called "a attractive display of love" on Facebook , where it's been shared more than 275,000 times and liked 360,000 times. The Facebook post has been shared almost 250,000 times with 42,000 comments. He had draped a towel over his wife so the ice cream wouldn't drip on her clothes and was gently spoon-feeding he...

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  • Special session to address education funding begins in IL
Special session to address education funding begins in IL

However, Senate President John Cullerton says the Senate won't send the bill to the Republican governor until Monday. School districts across IL will soon expect their checks from Springfield so they can open for the new year. Bruce Rauner to resolve a funding fight that'll determine whether schools get state money before the start of the academi...

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  • Brokerages Set Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) Price Target at $132.13
Brokerages Set Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) Price Target at $132.13

Stocks of Wynn Resorts , (NASDAQ: WYNN ) declined 6.407% through out intraday market trading on early Wednesday, topping $130.075. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group on Monday, October 31. Wynn Resorts , Limited ( Wynn Resorts ) is a developer, owner and operator of destination casino resorts that integrate accommodations ...

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  • San Francisco police officer is arrested and charged with possessing child porn
San Francisco police officer is arrested and charged with possessing child porn

A Waco man was arrested Tuesday by federal authorities on one felony count of possession of child pornography, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Wednesday. Meanwhile, Enea's arrest suprised his East Bay neighbors, who said that he is married to a dispatcher and has two children. A brief Google search found several mentions of his name in ...

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  • Taliban attacks army camp, kills 40 Afghan soldiers
Taliban attacks army camp, kills 40 Afghan soldiers

Kandahar is considered the spiritual heartland of the Taliban. The resurgent Taliban have been ramping up their campaign against beleaguered government forces, underscoring rising insecurity in the war-torn country throughout the warmer weather fighting season.

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  • Capito votes for Senate to debate health overhaul
Capito votes for Senate to debate health overhaul

As you've probably seen by now, the vote to proceed with debate on the mysterious BCRA healthcare bill was a 50-50 tie today, and went forward with the approval of Mike Pence's tiebreaker vote. Forget reading the bill, we haven't even seen the bill. "I'm going to try to make it as good as I can for the people I represent. I hope we'll stop this par...

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  • 'Dancing with the Stars' wants Sean Spicer
'Dancing with the Stars' wants Sean Spicer

The outgoing press secretary spent the day in New York City in talks with major broadcasters about a new career in TV where he can share his insider knowledge of President Trump . Spicer handed Trump his resignation after Trump's decision to hire NY financier Anthony Scaramucci to take over the position of communications director in the White ...

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  • Victims Identified In Utah Plane Crash, FAA Launches Investigation
Victims Identified In Utah Plane Crash, FAA Launches Investigation

Read: Riverside Plane Crash Cause? Also killed in the crash was his wife, Diana Clarke, 46, of Taylor, Utah, and their friends Perry, 45, and Sarah Huffaker, 42, of West Haven, Utah, according to the Utah Department of Public Safety . Driver April Demetropolis was on her way to work when the plane crashed so close to her auto that she felt the ...

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  • Businessmen sue United Airlines over death of giant rabbit Simon
Businessmen sue United Airlines over death of giant rabbit Simon

The lawsuit comes after the owners of Simon, a giant continental rabbit, demanded an independent investigation into his death at a news conference in May. "They're frustrated with how United has handled this from the start", Mr Cook said. "We have received this complaint and are now reviewing it". Before flying to the USA, the lawsuit states that...

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  • Mumbai building collapse: 9 people killed, 19 extracted out
Mumbai building collapse: 9 people killed, 19 extracted out

Seventeen people included two infants who were killed in the tragic mishap. The state government will soon issue a notification for building redevelopment , which will permit flat owners to approach a new builder if the existing developer fails to deliver as per the requirement or agreement, he said.

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  • Rick and Morty Season 3 Release Date, Trailer, Cast, and More News
Rick and Morty Season 3 Release Date, Trailer, Cast, and More News

In a recent trailer (embedded below) Rick also promises as much. Over the weekend, Cartoon Network's Adult Swim posted the trailer for the second episode of "Rick and Morty" season 3 . Don't worry, those new episodes are coming soon enough. For those ready to cut cable, there are options to stay up to date on Rick and Morty .

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  • Two abducted Pakistan diplomatic officials rescued in Afghanistan
Two abducted Pakistan diplomatic officials rescued in Afghanistan

Underlining Islamabad's role in ensuring peace to Afghanistan at the Aspen Security Forum in California last weekend, General Dunford said no review of security of American and other foreign troops and their operations in Afghanistan could be undertaken without including Pakistan in the scheme of things.

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  • Florida police officer wrangles wayward gator
Florida police officer wrangles wayward gator

Officer Vargas said he didn't want that to happen. "Obviously, it didn't want me near her space and was just trying to get me away". Officer Alfredo Vargas from Boynton Beach Police Department in Florida , knew that if he didn't catch the alligator it could be killed by the trapper who was being sent from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conserva...

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  • North Korean FM Reportedly to Participate in ASEAN Forum in Philippines
North Korean FM Reportedly to Participate in ASEAN Forum in Philippines

A delegation from North Korea visited Manila Wednesday to discuss preparations for North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Su-yong's participation at next week's meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Regional Forum. The North has stayed mum on the Seoul government's recent offer for military talks to ease tensions along their borders and R...

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  • Topeka weather: Heat advisory canceled Wednesday after morning showers
Topeka weather: Heat advisory canceled Wednesday after morning showers

Heavy rainfall and strong, gusty winds are possible, the NWS said. Humidity will reach 100 early on Thursday and Friday , but the rest of the week should see highs between the low to mid 90s. The temperatures in Lee County will be between 90 and 95 degrees with heat indexes in the 103 to 106 range, according to the National Weather Service.

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  • Cape Cod: 12 People Rescued from Overturned Boat Near Buzzards Bay
Cape Cod: 12 People Rescued from Overturned Boat Near Buzzards Bay

Nine children and three adults were rescued after the boat they were in capsized early Wednesday evening. Coast Guard launched a helicopter from Air Station Cape Cod, as well as a 45-foot boat from Cape Cod Canal. "The child was first taken to Tobey Hospital in Wareham , and is now being airlifted to a Boston hospital ", said Environmental Poli...

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