Fukushima radiation to hit U.S. West coast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — SALEM, Ore. -- Very low levels of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear disaster likely will reach ocean waters along the U.S. West Coast next month, scientists more…

Regulators: Never mind $10,000 penalties

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has dropped its claim that a farmer's hybrid heritage breed pigs are illegal and must be destroyed under the state's invasive species more…

Providers of medical marijuana face new fears

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) There should be, one might think, a note of triumph or at least quiet satisfaction in Muraco Kyashna-tocha’s voice. Her patient-based cooperative in north Seattle more…

Heroin: New England's unlikely epidemic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) In quaint New England towns, where white-spired churches dot a landscape of rolling farmland and leafy forests, local residents and government officials are alarmed over a deadly more…

Stoked: 1st marijuana ads hit TV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) The new commercial from MarijuanaDoctors.com might seem to make perfect sense to a medical marijuana patient who has just taken a dose of their medicine. For most more…