Study Refutes Claims High Drivers Are Sparking Uptick In Crashes

US | Steve Birr
Activist Ray Turmel holds a bag of medical marijuana while he smokes a marijuana cigarette, as he calls for the total legalization of marijuana, outside the building where the federal election Munk Debate on Canada’s Foreign Policy is being held in Toronto, Canada, September 28, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

‘Proved that isn’t true’

Legal Marijuana Is Driving A Spike In Car Wrecks, Study Claims

US | Steve Birr
Medical marijuana pouring out of a prescription. (Shutterstock/Atomazul)

‘Raises more questions than it provides answers’

WNBA Agrees To Support Abortion With Every Ticket Sold

US | Grace Carr
Demonstrators hold placards during a Planned Parenthood rally outside the State Capitol in Austin, Texas, U.S., April 5, 2017. REUTERS/Ilana Panich-Linsman

‘Make a meaningful impact on the national health care debate’

Men Seeking Stand-In Dads To BBQ For Fathers Day

Business | Robert Donachie
Dad grilling (Annette Shaff/Shutterstock)

‘Refer to all attendees as “Big Guy”, “Chief,” “Sport,” “Champ,” etc.’

Professor Who Opposed Segregation Explains Evergreen State Protests

Education | Rob Shimshock
Varshini Prakash of the Divestment Student Network leads chants of "I believe that we will win" during the 'Our Generation, Our Choice' protest near the White House in downtown Washington November 9, 2015. The Monday march to highlight race, climate, and immigration issues was timed to mark exactly one year until the 2016 U.S. presidential election, according to protesters. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘I dissented and ended up teaching in the park’

Overdose Ravaged Ohio Goes After Big Pharma Companies 'Peddling' Prescription Drugs

US | Steve Birr
Bottles of prescription painkiller OxyContin, 40mg pills, made by Purdue Pharma L.D. sit on a shelf at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey

‘Smooth pitches and glossy brochures that downplayed the risks’

Lawmakers Want To Privatize Evergreen State, Plan Civil Rights Investigation Over Day Without Whites

Education | Rob Shimshock
Woman holding money (Shutterstock/kittirat roekburi)

The university could lose double-digit millions

'It's Life Or Death For Us': Students Protest Racism, Police Brutality At College

Education | Rob Shimshock

‘Students of color have never felt comfortable on campus’

People Applying For Jobs Won't Stop Getting Stoned

US | Steve Birr
A variety of medicinal marijuana buds in jars are pictured at Los Angeles Patients & Caregivers Group dispensary in West Hollywood, California U.S., October 18, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

’90 percent of applicants would test positive for something’

Forced Unionization Will Only Make Life Harder For Uber Drivers

Opinion | Jeff Dickerson
The logo of Uber is seen on an iPad, during a news conference to announce Uber resumes ride-hailing service, in Taipei, Taiwan April 13, 2017. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Seattle Teamsters are trying to intimidate drivers into being dues-paying union members.

Hipster Demand For 'Organic Marijuana' Pushes Governor To Sign New Law

US | Steve Birr
A worker harvests cannabis plants at a medical marijuana plantation near the northern town of Nazareth, Israel May 28, 2013. REUTERS/Amir Cohen/File Photo

‘None of that stuff in our weed’

The American Work Force Is More Stoned Than Usual

US | Steve Birr
A marijuana user smoking a joint.

‘Today it’s everybody’

Radioactive Waste Released At Gov't Facility, Personnel Evacuated

Energy | Andrew Follett
Radioactive waste ; Chemist in protective suit the disposal of radio active waste. (Shutterstock/overcrew)

Feds instructed people to ‘refrain from eating or drinking’

North Korea Accuses CIA Of Plotting Biochem Attack On Kim Jong Un

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches a performance given with splendor at the People's Theatre on Wednesday to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the State Merited Chorus in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on February 23, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS

‘A vicious plot to hurt the supreme leadership’

Police Release Video Of Brazen Shooter Who Fired On Man At Point Blank Range

US | Ted Goodman

Police are searching for a black male, 5’8″

Protesters Storm Heritage Foundation In Budget Demonstration

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Protesters on K street. (Phillip Stucky, TheDCNF)

‘More than a thousand protesters’

Taxi Driver Busted For Smoking Heroin Behind The Wheel

US | Steve Birr
A bag of heroin and drug paraphernalia are seen at an abandoned house in Ljubljana August 3, 2009. REUTERS/Bor Slana

‘You can see the potential problems’

Democrats Scramble All Over Each Other To Show Support For Science March

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Protesters on K street. (Phillip Stucky, TheDCNF)

‘Science is not up for debate’

Lawsuits Pile Up Against Opioid Makers For Allegedly Deceiving The Public

US | Steve Birr
NORWICH, CT - MARCH 23: Oxycodone pain pills prescribed for a patient with chronic pain lie on display. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘The big one is Purdue Pharma’