The biz of the bud: Learning about med. marijuana and money

Updated 11 hours ago   
By: Haley Hinds

NAPLES, Fla. - The business of the bud. We're three months away from the election when Floridians will vote on whether or not to legalize medical marijuana. people are already lini..
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2 Ebola victims to be treated at Atlanta hospital

Updated 14 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - Two American aid workers infected with the Ebola virus in Africa will be treated at a specialized unit of an Atlanta hospital.    Dr. Bruce Ribner sai..
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Ukraine: Body parts retrieved at jet crash site

Updated 14 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) - Wearing gloves and carrying blue plastic buckets, international investigators finally began gathering up body parts and victims' belongings Friday in the fi..
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Obama: GOP not even trying to solve immigration

Updated 15 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says House Republicans are trying to pass the most extreme and unworkable version of an immigration bill even though they know the bill isn..
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Obama calls for release of Israeli soldier in Gaza

Updated 15 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is calling for the unconditional and immediate release of an Israeli soldier who was apparently captured in a clash with Hamas militants.&n..
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Obama: Russia, Putin ignoring their own interests

Updated 15 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the U.S. is limited in what it can do to deter Russia's actions in Ukraine because Russia and President Vladimir Putin are ignoring th..
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Girl, 12, not competent for trial in stabbing

Updated 15 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) - One of two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls charged as an adult with stabbing a classmate to please a fictional online horror character is mentally incompetent and..
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WHO: Ebola moving faster than control efforts

Updated 16 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) - An Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 700 people in West Africa is moving faster than the efforts to control the disease, the head of the World Health ..
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Plans underway to retrieve Americans with Ebola

Updated 18 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Plans are underway to bring back the two American aid workers sick with Ebola from Africa.    A small private jet based in Atlanta has been dispatche..
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Tropical Storm Bertha approaches Caribbean

Updated 15 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Tropical Storm Bertha approached the Caribbean on Friday as islands in the eastern region prepared for heavy rains and strong winds.    ..
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Cease-fire broken in Middle East

Updated 19 hours ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

NEW DELHI (AP) - Hours past midnight Thursday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was still working the phones, trying to come up with a cease-fire plan to stop the bloodshed in th..
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'UR2 FAT' and 'STALKN': Florida's rejected license plates

Updated 19 hours ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - There are hundreds of thousands of personalized plates on Florida roads. Some are funny, some are for business, others are attention-grabbing to say the least. H..
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US warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. health officials on Thursday warned Americans not to travel to the three West African countries hit by an outbreak of Ebola.    The travel advis..
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Firefighters keep Yosemite flames far from sequoias

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif.  (AP) - Firefighters in California say they've been able to stop a new run while battling a wildfire in Yosemite National Park.   &nbs..
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Pipe that spewed 20 million gallons near UCLA shut off

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Work crews have stopped the last of the water gushing from a 30-inch pipe near the University of California, Los Angeles some 30 hours after it burst.  ..
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Russian investigator hopes to visit crash site

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Members of Russia's state aviation body will try to visit the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed two weeks ago.    An agency spokesm..
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Netanyahu: we will destroy all Hamas tunnels

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the military will dismantle the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip "with or without a cease-fire."   &..
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House expected to block President's immigration relief bill

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican leaders say the House will vote to block President Barack Obama from extending relief from deportation to any more immigrants here illegally. &nbs..
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Peace Corps volunteers in isolation after Ebola exposure

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Two Peace Corps volunteers are under isolation outside the U.S. after having contact with a person who later died of the Ebola virus.    A State De..
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Africa summit to proceed despite Ebola outbreak

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says there are no plans to change or cancel an upcoming summit of African leaders in the U.S. despite an Ebola outbreak in Liberia.   &n..
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