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Aug 14, 2016

First-ever marijuana growers' fair held in Oregon

People flocked to Oregon’s first-ever marijuana growers’ fair on Saturday where a competition for best pot plants was being held, with the winners to be displayed at the Oregon State Fair. The inaugural two-day Oregon Cannabis Growers’ Fair underscores how the once-illicit marijuana industry ...

Aug 11, 2016

U.N. chief enlists Hollywood star power to end poverty

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon traveled to Hollywood to enlist its star power in the United Nation’s ambitious campaign to end poverty, tackle climate change and promote a fairer, more humane world — and he got an enthusiastic response from stars and top executives. The ...