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Sportsman’s Warehouse to open store in Juneau

Sportsman’s Warehouse to open store in JuneauThe national sporting goods chain plans to open a store in the Nugget Mall

Marijuana Banking Bill Shelved In Colorado

Marijuana Banking Bill Shelved In ColoradoIt's OK to sell pot in Colorado, but there's still nowhere but the mattress to legally stash the proceeds.

Botched Oklahoma Execution Prompts Questions About Lethal Injection

Botched Oklahoma Execution Prompts Questions About Lethal InjectionThe botched execution of death row inmate Clayton Lockett Tuesday evening in Oklahoma is sparking a reassessment of lethal injection.

EU Follows U.S. In Imposing New Sanctions On Russia

EU Follows U.S. In Imposing New Sanctions On RussiaThe European Union has followed the U.S. in imposing a new round of sanctions on Russia for the Kremlin's intervention in Crimea and alleged support of separatist elements inside eastern Ukraine.

Feds Rescind Washington State’s ‘No Child Left Behind’ Waiver

Feds Rescind Washington State’s ‘No Child Left Behind’ WaiverWashington has become the first state to have its "No Child Left Behind" waiver revoked by the Obama administration.

‘Murder,’ South Korean Leader Says Of Ferry Captain’s Actions

‘Murder,’ South Korean Leader Says Of Ferry Captain’s ActionsAccording to Yonhap News, Park condemned Captain Lee Jun-seok for not moving more quickly to evacuate the 476 or so people who were on board and for being among the first who were able to get to safety.

Climate Change Adjustments Must Be Fast And Major, U.N. Panel Says

Climate Change Adjustments Must Be Fast And Major, U.N. Panel SaysA new report from the United Nations' panel on climate change says major action is needed, and fast, if policymakers want to limit global warming to acceptable levels.

Washington Mudslide Death Toll Rises To 30

Washington Mudslide Death Toll Rises To 30The official death toll from last month's landslide in Washington state has risen to 30, according to local officials, with more than a dozen still listed as missing.

Senate Panel Votes To Declassify Report On CIA Interrogations

Senate Panel Votes To Declassify Report On CIA InterrogationsA Senate panel voted on Thursday to declassify a controversial report on the interrogation techniques used by the Central Intelligence Agency during the presidency of George W. Bush.

White House: Creation Of ‘Cuban Twitter’ Was Not Covert Program

White House: Creation Of ‘Cuban Twitter’ Was Not Covert ProgramThe funding of a social media platform designed to undermine the Cuban government was not a covert American operation, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said during his regular press briefing on Thursday.