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  • New rules for Ohio's county jails go into effect

    Updated: 10 min ago

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New rules for Ohio's county jails cover a variety of topics, including revised mental standards and emails. The new standards that took effect Sunday allow jails to serve inmates two meals instead of three on weekends. They also can limit hot showers to every...

  • Marijuana firm buys buildings in Florida

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A publicly traded firm that appears to be positioning itself in advance of a medical marijuana vote in Florida later this year has acquired a trio of industrial buildings just north of the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport. The Herald-Tribune reports...

  • Pasco Co. expands boundaries for rabies alert

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    ZEPHRYHILLS, Fla. (AP) — Health officials in Pasco County are expanding the boundaries for a previously issued rabies alert. The Florida Department of Health in Pasco County says this is in response to a raccoon found outside of the previous boundaries testing positive for rabies. A...

  • Hospital agrees to pay $7 million to settle suit

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — All Children's Hospital has agreed to pay $7 million to settle a whistle-blower lawsuit alleging it violated anti-kickback laws by paying inflated salaries and bonuses to doctors so that they would bring in more patients and revenues. The Tampa Bay Times...

  • 3 injured after party in Potomac

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Montgomery County Police say three people were injured after a party in Potomac. Police say they were called to a home on Alloway Court around 1 a.m. Saturday for a report of a stabbing. An investigation revealed that a party had been held at the home earlier...

  • Calathes suspension a reminder of supplement risk

    Updated: 12 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — NBA players are warned at the start of every season about the dangers of nutritional supplements. One of them could be the reason the Memphis Grizzlies will begin the playoffs without Nick Calathes. The reserve guard was suspended 20 games Friday for violating the...

  • Proposed initiative seeks to ban all marijuana

    Updated: 13 hr ago

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Billings car-dealership owner has proposed a ballot measure that would completely ban the use and possession of marijuana in Montana, even for medical uses. The proposal by Steve Zabawa would change state law to say any Schedule I drug in the federal...

  • Rules leave pot test labs with little oversight

    Updated: 13 hr ago

    SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Legislature's vote last year to regulate medical marijuana shops created new business opportunities for another kind of pot enterprise — marijuana testing — but leaves it virtually unregulated. The state's dispensary law and the rules that implement...

  • Counties tell Brown they need money for his law

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has been quietly visiting California counties since the start of the year to see how they are faring under his 3-year-old realignment law that dramatically altered the state's criminal justice system by increasing the burden on local...

  • Falmouth nurse inspired to run Boston Marathon

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    FALMOUTH, Ma. (AP) — Helen Bohnenberger of Falmouth had never run more than two miles before she began to train for Monday's Boston Marathon. The Cape Cod Times reports (http://bit.ly/1mlHiQk) she decided to run the race after hearing an inspirational speech by a Boston College...

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