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A California panel is considering if the chemical in marijuana that produces a high should be declared a risk to pregnant women and require warnings
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A medical marijuana policy for Lake County schools was approved Monday evening.
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A massive coal-fired power plant that served customers around the U.S. West for nearly 50 years has shut down
President Donald Trump is backing away from a ban on most flavored e-cigarettes popular with teens
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