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Jamaica Is Running Low On Marijuana, Farmers Say

Elementary School Students Treated After Eating Marijuana Edibles Classmate Mistakenly Brought In

Jamaica is currently in a weed crisis as heavy rains followed by a lengthy drought have left farmers with a scarce supply of marijuana. “It’s a cultural embarrassment,” said Triston Thompson, chief opportunity explorer for Tacaya, a consulting and brokerage firm for the country’s nascent legal cannabis industry. In 2015, …

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Daughter Of Former Omaha Mayor Found Dead


Nebraska police have located the body of 48-year-old Amber Tjaden, the daughter of former Omaha, Nebraska, Mayor Jim Suttle, after she was reported missing on Jan. 27. Tjaden’s body was found nearby her black 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SUV “on an unplowed road in rural Otoe County,” New York Post reports. “They have found a car, and …

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U.S. Capitol Police Chief Apologizes For Jan. 6 Security Failures: “The Department Should Have Been More Prepared For This Attack”

Yogananda D. Pittman

On Tuesday, U.S. Capitol Police chief Yogananda D. Pittman apologized to the “American people” and Congress for the security failures on Jan.6, which led to the violent attack on the nation’s Capitol by Pro-Trump rioters, People reports. The New York Times obtained a transcript from a private congressional hearing with …

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