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Tampa City Council approves six month moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries

Tampa City Council approves six month moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries

More than a year after they applied for one of about 100 licenses to dispense medical marijuana , the winners will be formally announced on December 9. Ian James, who ran the unsuccessful ResponsibleOhio legalization campaign and is now an investor in medical marijuana enterprises, said the Trump administration likely won't interfere with medical marijuana programs.


Penn State football shuts out Rutgers in crushing fashion

Penn State football shuts out Rutgers in crushing fashion

He had the distance, but the kick went wide right and Rutgers had squandered a terrific opportunity. Back then, it was Penn State in the downward spin, its scholarship allocation cut to 65 in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal, its public image shredded and torn.


Ranked Duke beats Penn State in Tip-Off tournament

Ranked Duke beats Penn State in Tip-Off tournament

Furthermore, Jeter averaged 2.3 points and 2.3 rebounds in the Blue Devils' three NCAA Tournament games. Matt Jones and Luke Kennard added 15 points each for Duke. The Duke basketball team won its first championship of the 2016-17 season Sunday afternoon with a victory over Rhode Island at the Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Championship in CT.


Dr. Denton Cooley, pioneer of heart transplants, dies at 96

Dr. Denton Cooley, pioneer of heart transplants, dies at 96

Cooley is famously known for performing the first implantation of a total artificial heart. Cooley also broke ground with surgical methods to fix congenital heart anomalies in infants and children and methods for repairing and replacing diseased heart valves and went on to found the Texas Heart Institute.



Starbucks, Gap, Nike and others demand Trump to stand by climate deal

China couldn't have invented global warming as a hoax to harm US competitiveness because it was Donald Trump's Republican predecessors who started climate negotiations in the 1980s, China's Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin said. Mezouar said that he was "convinced that all parties will respect their commitments and stay the course in this collective effort" and that his office would work "in a spirit of inclusiveness and determination, particularly with the new American administration".