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Listen to the AudioRICK KARR: Marijuana grower and retailer Andy Williams can barely keep up with the demand for his product these days. He says he can’t imagine a more exciting and lucrative industry to be in right now. But the buzz is all coming...
President Richard M. Nixon welcomes back to Earth the Apollo 11 astronauts, left to right, Commander Neil A. Armstrong, Command Module Pilot Michael Collins and Lunar Module Pilot Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin Jr., who were within a compact...
According to a new study, Hispanic-Americans tend not to trust digital media outlets for news and rely on ethnically focused media outlets for information pertinent to their community. Photo by Flickr user brownpau While Americans are consuming news...
Jock Robertson, 81, said “I have waited all my life for this vote” outside of a polling station in Peebles, Scotland. After months of campaigning, the people of Scotland got to decide the fate of their homeland. Photo by Christopher...
As 10 major wildfires rage across regions of drought-stricken California, firefighters are rushing to contain a fire threatening more than 2,000 homes and 1,505 smaller structures in and around the Northern California town of Pollock Pines on...
US President Barack Obama and then President-elect Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine hold a meeting in Warsaw, Poland, on June 4, 2014. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — In a symbolic show of support for Ukraine’s fledgling government...