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Will Trump's Attorney General impact Colorado's marijuana laws?

Comments attributed to Trump's picks, also including Stephen Bannon as senior adviser and chief strategist and former Army Lt. Michael Flynn as national security adviser, serve to embolden everyday Americans to lash out at members of minority groups, they said.


7 taken to hospital in Ohio State shooting

7 taken to hospital in Ohio State shooting

The shelter-in-place warning was lifted about an hour and half later, and university spokesman Ben Johnson issued a statement that made no mention of any gunfire other than the shooting of the suspect, who he said was killed. Columbus police said on Twitter they were assisting university law enforcement. The Lantern , the Ohio State's student newspaper, has been reporting on developments on the campus.



Sheriff: Mom held captive for weeks emotional after release

Authorities released few other details about Papini's reappearance near Interstate 5 in Yolo County. Missing California mom Sherri Papini was reportedly chained and beaten up when she was discovered on the side of a road after mysteriously vanishing while jogging three weeks ago, according to The Sacramento Bee .



10 people shot, 1 dead in New Orleans' French Quarter

The victims included eight men and two women, ranging from 20 to 37- years-old, the Advocate reports. One of them was identified as a victim in the shooting, police said, and was being treated for injuries. Dozens of police, stationed in the neighborhood for Bayou Classic special events, responded to the call. During a news conference with Harrison, Mayor Mitch Landrieu said authorities would pursue the shooters "very, very aggressively".


What exactly does the UN Ambassador do in the federal government?

What exactly does the UN Ambassador do in the federal government?

The South Carolina Governor, Nikki Haley has chosen to be the new United Nations Ambassador by President-elect Donald Trump. Her nomination as the next USA ambassador to the United Nations comes at a time of uncertainty over America's global role under a Trump presidency.



Judge: Defendant competent to stand trial in church shooting

U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel said Monday he had a request from Roof's lawyers that demanded the judge's immediate attention and said jury selection will resume Wednesday. Testimony in the hearing has been sealed. Gergel said last week he would consider releasing a redacted court transcript of the hearings so the public would have some idea what occurred.