New Jersey Governor Chris Christie isn't the most progressive official when it comes to marijuana policy -- and as we've noted, he's previously cited Colorado as a negative example of state pot laws. Now, however, Christie has come out in favor of allowing sick kids access to medical marijuana. But ... More >>
At 6 p.m. Mountain Time on August 11, CNN will broadcast WEED, a documentary hosted by Dr. Sanjay Gupta. Previously a medical marijuana doubter, Gupta has done a 180, as witnessed by his just-published essay "Why I changed my mind on weed" -- and in it, he mentions Charlotte Figi, a Colorado child w ... More >>
Police are trained to deal with unruly suspects -- but what if the person in question is in the midst of a medical emergency rather than resisting arrest? This question was at the heart of a lawsuit against the City of Aurora filed after cops responding to a call pertaining to Rickey Burrell broke h ... More >>
Whoa, shit just got crazy meta.There are a lot of things that LEGOs are known for: building elaborate worlds and models with small blocks, providing meticulous, mildly OCD adults with a pastime, getting caught in the throats of small children. But it's that second subset that's creating a leg ... More >>
A Flickr photoA fatty breakfast a day keeps the seizures awayA story in last week's New York Times Magazine about a child on a 90 percent fat diet was not an expose of child abuse. The article described a family's desperate attempt to control nine-year-old Sam's epilepsy by feeding him bacon ... More >>
Miss Audry fought the odds -- and is back on track.
The insurance company claimed that Sunserea McClelland's problems were all in her head. She knew better. But would a jury believe her?
Past and present Rocky Flats workers say their jobs made them sick -- and it's the government's job to make them better.