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Legalization advocates say furor over Tessa Majors murder bolsters case for marijuana reform

Advocates for marijuana policy reform say a police union leader’s allegation that college freshman Tessa Majors was buying marijuana when she was murdered illustrates the case for legalizing the drug. After Barnard College freshman Majors, 18, was fatally stabbed last week while walking in Morningside Park in upper Manhattan, Sergeants Benevolent Association President Ed Mullins… Read More »

A ‘plaster’ placed over moles may one day tell patients whether they are cancerous

The plaster that could tell if your mole is cancerous or not and spell an end to traditional biopsies Experts at Sweden’s Malmö University are in the process of making the tool They hope the plaster-like patch will analyse suspicious moles within minutes It could even spell the end to traditional biopsies, which can cause… Read More »

Chinese almond cookies recalled over undeclared milk

A Chicago company has issued a recall for a line of almond cookies that may contain undeclared milk. Golden Dragon Fortune Cookies Inc. said the recall affects its Chinese Almond Cookies, which were distributed in Chicago through retailers and wholesalers. WISCONSIN COMPANY RECALLS 4,000 POUNDS OF BEEF PATTIES OVER METAL CONTAMINATION CONCERNS According to the recall notice posted… Read More »