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New York Cannabis Law To Expand For Patients With Chronic Pain

Cannabis in New York is legal for certain health conditions, but now that law is expanding to allow for people who suffer from chronic pain to use the plant-based marijuana treatment. In a new report from New York Daily News, cannabis will soon be expanded for more patient’s right that marks a landmark win for proponents of marijuana in the ...

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Medical Marijuana: New York Set To Approve Home Delivery Of Cannabis

The medical marijuana program in New York is expanding to include home delivery to patients. The state’s Department of Health will soon allow nurse practitioners to obtain cannabis and bring it patients who are unable to leave their homes. Since the first medical cannabis dispensaries opened in New York starting January, over 7,000 patients have been approved for the treatment. ...

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Russian hackers 'targeted New York Times'

The FBI is investigating whether Russian hackers have carried out a series of cyber attacks on the New York Times, officials have told US media. They believe Russian intelligence could be behind the hack, which targeted individual reporters, according to Associated Press. Investigators do not believe the newspaper’s whole network was affected, according to the official. A Times spokeswoman said ...

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New York imam shooting suspect charged with murder

New York police have charged a man with murder in connection with the killing of an imam and an aide on Saturday. Oscar Morel, 35, was also charged with criminal possession of a weapon. Imam Maulama Akonjee, 55, and Thara Uddin, 64, were shot in the head as they were walking after prayers in the borough of Queens. Some mosque-goers ...

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The New York Times estimates that about 50 million people incur “net losses that average $1,000 a ye

The New York Times estimates that about 50 million people incur “net losses that average $ 1,000 a year” playing the lottery. Don’t play the lottery. Play sensible investment in low-cost index funds, which is just as fun. http://gawker.com/the-lottery-is… Gawker

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New York mayor: Muslims 'in crosshairs of bigotry'

Muslims are living “in the crosshairs of bigotry”, New York’s mayor has said, a day after an imam and his associate were killed while leaving a mosque. Imam Maulama Akonjee, 55, and Thara Uddin, 64, were shot in the head on Saturday in the borough of Queens. Some mosque-goers said the shooting was a hate crime, but police say there ...

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New York mayor: Muslims 'in crosshairs of bigotry'

Muslims are living “in the crosshairs of bigotry”, New York’s mayor has said, a day after an imam and his associate were killed while leaving a mosque. Imam Maulama Akonjee, 55, and Thara Uddin, 64, were shot in the head on Saturday in the borough of Queens. Some mosque-goers said the shooting was a hate crime, but police say there ...

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Donald Trump Threatens To Revoke ‘New York Times’ Press Credentials At CT Rally

Donald Trump threatened to pull the New York Times’ press credentials at a rally tonight in Fairfield, Connecticut. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the escalating attack against theNew York Times (against which Trump has previously spoken) were due to recent NYT coverage of the inside of Trump’s allegedly-failing campaign. “I’m not running against crooked Hillary,” Trump told the hushed crowd. ...

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Donald Trump Threatens To Revoke ‘New York Times’ Press Credentials At CT Rally

Donald Trump threatened to pull the New York Times’ press credentials at a rally tonight in Fairfield, Connecticut. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the escalating attack against theNew York Times (against which Trump has previously spoken) were due to recent NYT coverage of the inside of Trump’s allegedly-failing campaign. “I’m not running against crooked Hillary,” Trump told the hushed crowd. ...

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Imam shot dead on street in Queens, New York

Police in New York say an imam was shot dead and another man critically injured as they walked along a street in the borough of Queens. The men were approached from behind by a man who shot them both in the head, a police spokesman said. Imam Maulama Akonjee, 55, moved to the city from Bangladesh two years ago, reports ...

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