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World Anti-Doping Agency to review athlete cannabis ban

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) executive committee announced on Tuesday it will review cannabis' status as a banned substance.

NC medical marijuana bill approved by another Senate panel

Legislation to legalize marijuana for medical use in North Carolina has advanced through another state Senate panel.

Video shows cop save man from choking on bag of marijuana after getting pulled over

A police officer in Ohio saved the life of a man who was allegedly choking on a bag of marijuana that he reportedly tried to swallow after he was pulled over for speeding.

Medical marijuana clears first hurdle in North Carolina Senate

A proposed medical marijuana law for North Carolina has cleared its first significant legislative hurdle.

Warrant: Leland Middle teacher busted with nearly 25 pounds of pot

A Brunswick County middle school teacher has been busted with nearly 25 pounds of marijuana at her Leland home, according to authorities.

Florida city fires employee over legal medical marijuana use

A Florida city fired one of its computer managers after he legally used medical marijuana.

Illinois city 1st in US to offer Black residents reparations

Evanston, Illinois, is using tax money from the sale of recreational marijuana to become the first U.S. city to make reparations available to its Black residents for past discrimination and the lingering effects of slavery.

Elon poll reveals support for legalizing marijuana in NC for medical, recreational uses

An Elon University poll has revealed growing support from North Carolina residents in support of legalizing marijuana for recreational use and continued strong support for medical marijuana legalization.

NC racial justice task force makes dozens of recommendations

A task force commissioned by North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has recommended far-reaching changes to police, criminal justice and court systems, with a goal of eliminating racial inequities.

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Wilmington City Council approving the purchase of new tools to assist with various things in the city at its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday night.

8 potential jurors advance in Ahmaud Arbery slaying trial

A judge found eight potential jurors qualified to advance Tuesday following intense questioning aimed at finding an impartial jury for the trial of three white men charged with chasing and killing Ahmaud Arbery, whose slaying last year sparked a national outcry.