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Number of Americans Supporting Legal Pot Shoots Higher

But vigorous campaigns for legalization, alongside growing frustrations about the state of drug laws in America , have done much to turn the tide. Support for marijuana legalization was up five percent compared to a year ago, when 56 percent of Americans said cannabis use should be legal for adults.


Miffed over border wall talk, top Mexican official floats American entry fee

Miffed over border wall talk, top Mexican official floats American entry fee

The $1 trillion catch-all legislation for the remainder of the 2017 budget year is leftover business from last year and comes due Friday at midnight. He said that threat would force Democrats to agree to include money for the border wall in the government funding bill but the Democrats didn't cave in.



May will defeat Corbyn in United Kingdom election: Tony Blair

Henry Gregg from the National Housing Federation said: "Whoever wins needs the political will to push forward house building at a local level". The three-time general election victor confirmed earlier this week that he intends to vote for Labour on Thursday, June 8, but said the party is destined for failure unless it makes holding the government to account over Brexit the most important issue in its campaign .


U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to S Korean site

U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to S Korean site

The briefing team was to meet later with House members in the Capitol. But China says the system's advanced radar can penetrate deep into its territory and undermine its security, while it will do little to deter the North, and is adamant in its opposition.


Saudi Arabia says foils bombing attempt on Aramco fuel distribution terminal

Saudi Arabia says foils bombing attempt on Aramco fuel distribution terminal

Navy later assessed that for the first time the Houthis had deployed an unmanned "drone" attack boat, and used Iranian technology. The spokesman said the Border Guards, in coordination with the Saudi Royal Naval Forces, checked the boat and found that it was laden with strong explosive material.



North Korea vows to never stop nuclear, missile tests

Although he failed to confirm when the country's sixth nuclear test would take place but said it wouldn't be influenced by outside events. A senior level North Korean official told CNN during a rare interview that his country will continue to test nuclear missiles "as long as America continues its hostile acts of aggression".