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Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California's housing strugglesThe city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike
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Francesco De Gregorio of Numo Cannabis helps a customer decide on his purchase of legal marijuana in Edmonton, Alberta, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)
After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the worldCanada's decision to legalize marijuana could influence other countries mulling whether to end their own bans on the drug
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Matthew Dahl celebrates being the first person to buy at a cannabis store in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)
As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to followCanada is the second _ and by far the largest _ country to legalize and regulate the sale and use of marijuana by adults, but it almost certainly won't be the last
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Charcoal, tarps and baby supplies are distributed outside the damaged American Quality Lodge where residents continue to live in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, in Panama City, Fla., Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Simply getting through the day is a struggle at the low-rent motel where dozens of people are living in squalor amid destruction left by the hurricane. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Baby born after Michael starts life in Walmart parking lotA baby born near the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Michael spent his first night outside a hospital in a Walmart parking lot because no better shelter was available
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar, former sports doctor who admitted molesting some of the nation's top gymnasts, appears in Eaton County Court in Charlotte, Mich. In a statement late Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, the Walker County district attorney's office in Huntsville, Texas, said that former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny has been arrested after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Penny now awaits extradition to Texas. (Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP, File)
Ex-USA Gymnastics head indicted in Texas on tampering chargeFormer USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny has been arrested after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo Shauna Benefield and Alex Edwards stand near a sign warning looters in front of their house in Marianna, Fla., which was damaged by fallen trees during Hurricane Michael. Armed looters are targeting homes and businesses that remain without electricity after being ravaged by Hurricane Michael a week ago. (AP Photo/Brendan Farrington)
In Mexico Beach after Michael, some coming home find no homeSome tearful residents of Mexico Beach are coming home to find no home left in the florida Panhandle community that was nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Sept. 22, 2018 photo, campaign literature for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California displays, is displayed in multiple languages at a rally in Brea, Calif. For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed. A sign of the change is in the 39th District, where a Korean immigrant Republican, Young Kim, is running against a Hispanic Democrat, Cisneros. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Orange County, California's diversity emboldens DemocratsA congressional race with two diverse candidates shows how much Orange County, California, has changed from its heavily conservative roots
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - This July 1, 2016, file photo shows Mega Millions lottery tickets on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C. After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot. Unfortunately, even as the big prize for its drawing Tuesday night, Oct. 16, 2018, increases to the fourth-largest in U.S. history , the odds of matching all six numbers and winning the game don't improve. They're stuck at a miserable one in 302.5 million. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
You've won the Mega Millions jackpot. Now what?You've won the Mega Millions jackpot
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo Republican State Auditor Matt Rosendale discusses his campaign to defeat Montana Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester at a campaign event at Lonewolf Energy in Billings, Mont. Rosendale trails in fundraising but he's stayed competitive with $14 million spent by deep-pocketed conservative groups on his behalf. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown)
Montana Senate race awash in outside money as Trump returnsOutside groups and individual donors have poured more than $45 million into Montana's U.S. Senate race as President Donald Trump prepares a third trip to the Big Sky state in his crusade to unseat two-term Democratic Sen. Jon Tester
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Reality show doctor Grant Robicheaux and his girlfriend Cerissa Riley, second and third from left, stand outside court in Newport Beach, Calif., following their hearing on new criminal charges involving five additional victims Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The pair were previously charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women. The Orange County district attorney's office said the additional charges include kidnapping and rape by use of drugs. Robicheaux, 38, and Riley, 31, pleaded not guilty to all counts. A judge ordered their bail to be raised to $1 million each, up from $100,000 each. Others in photo are unidentified. (AP Photo/Amy Taxin)
California surgeon, girlfriend face new rape, other chargesProsecutors say there are 5 additional victims in the case of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with drugging and sexually assaulting 2 women
The Associated Press5 hours ago
"Do Not Cross" yellow tape marks a property, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, during an ongoing investigation of a couple found dead in their house in Barron, Wis.  A Wisconsin teenager who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home isn't a runaway and investigators believe she's in danger, a sheriff said Tuesday. (T'xer Zhon Kha/Herald-Times Reporter via AP)
Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to deathAuthorities say a missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death and they believe she was in the home when it happened
The Associated Press6 hours ago
13 years later, guilty plea in post-Katrina racial shootingA man has pleaded guilty in New Orleans to firing a shotgun at three black men in a racially motivated violence following Hurricane Katrina in 2005
The Associated Press7 hours ago
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