Ohio Republican Lawmaker Files Bill to Allow Cities to Ban Marijuana Use and Home Grow.
Certainly! Here's a simplified and straightforward article summarizing the situation with Ohio's marijuana legalization and the subsequent legislative actions:. Ohio's voter-approved marijuana legalization law is set to take effect soon, but a Republican lawmaker, Rep. Gary Click, introduced a bill allowing local municipalities to ban cannabis use and home cultivation in their areas. This bill also proposes changes to how state marijuana tax revenue would be used, directing funds away from social equity and job programs toward law enforcement training and substance misuse services.Read full story
Wisconsin Woman Convicted of Killing Friend with Eye Drops
Jessy Kurczewski, a 39-year-old from Franklin, Wisconsin, stood trial on charges of intentionally murdering Lynn Hernan, 62, by poisoning her with Visine drops and also accused of stealing around $300,000 from her. After a thorough trial, a Waukesha County jury found Kurczewski guilty on Tuesday of first-degree intentional homicide and two counts of theft associated with Hernan's death.Read full story
Baldur's Gate 3 Xbox Release Date Tease & Platform Details
Larian Studios, the developer behind Baldur's Gate 3, hinted that the game's release date for Xbox will be disclosed later this week. The RPG has soared in popularity, earning widespread acclaim and numerous award nominations, standing as one of the highest-rated video games ever.Read full story
Title: "Ark: Survival Ascended - Last Minute Delay on Xbox"
Ark: Survival Ascended, the highly anticipated remake of Ark: Survival Evolved, encountered a series of setbacks ahead of its scheduled launch on Xbox and Windows PC. Initially planned for release on November 14, the game faced repeated delays due to critical issues in its multiplayer component.Read full story
"Terminator" Star Linda Hamilton Joins Cast of "Stranger Things" for Final Season.
Actress Linda Hamilton is set to join the cast of "Stranger Things" for its fifth and final season, as announced during a Tudum event. Arnold Schwarzenegger, her "Terminator" co-star and Netflix's chief action officer, revealed the news alongside Hamilton. In a video message, Hamilton expressed her excitement and playfully mentioned her need to balance being a fangirl and an actress.Read full story
Amazon Prime Offers Primary Care Access at $9/Month
Over the years, Amazon has been steadily expanding its exclusive offerings for Prime members, including rapid delivery and access to specialized services. Today, the company has introduced a new addition to its Prime package: access to primary care services through its One Medical platform, available for just $9 per month.Read full story
Lung Cancer: Who Should Worry? Insights from 238K Cases
In a recent effort to enhance early detection, the American Cancer Society has expanded its lung cancer screening recommendations. The updated guidelines now advise yearly low-dose CT scans for most individuals aged 50 to 80 with a 20-year or greater pack-year history, regardless of their current smoking status or how long ago they quit. This significant change has brought renewed attention to lung cancer, prompting us to delve into its prevalence, types, risk factors, early detection, treatment options, and preventive measures. We've consulted CNN's wellness medical expert, Dr. Leana Wen, for insights into these critical aspects.Read full story
Ohio Secures Abortion Rights: Issue 1 Passes
On Tuesday, Ohio voters approved a constitutional amendment, known as Issue 1, that guarantees access to abortion and other forms of reproductive health care. This represents a significant win for abortion rights supporters, particularly in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade the previous year.Read full story
"Ohio Becomes the 24th State to Legalize Recreational Marijuana"
Ohio voters have approved a measure, known as Issue 2, to legalize recreational marijuana, making Ohio the 24th state in the U.S. to do so. This decision allows adults aged 21 and older to possess up to 2.5 ounces of marijuana and cultivate up to six marijuana plants at home. Additionally, it establishes a 10-percent tax on marijuana sales. This move follows the legalization of medical marijuana in the state in 2016.Read full story
Abigail Breslin Accuses Aaron Eckhart of On-Set Aggression in New Lawsuit
A dramatic legal showdown has thrown the much-anticipated release of the international espionage thriller, 'Classified,' into uncertainty. The film, featuring the talented duo of Abigail Breslin and Aaron Eckhart, is now at the heart of a high-stakes legal dispute.Read full story
"Former Child Star Evan Ellingson, Famous for CSI: Miami, Passes Away at 35"
Evan Ellingson, a former child star who once graced our screens with his talent, has sadly left us at the age of 35. His untimely demise occurred in a Fontana home, leaving authorities puzzled about the exact cause of his passing.Read full story
Grow Your Own Luffa: Eco-Friendly Hygiene
In an era where sustainable living is becoming increasingly important, finding eco-friendly alternatives to everyday products is crucial. One such alternative is the luffa sponge, also known as loofah. Rather than buying disposable synthetic sponges or shower puffs, why not grow your own luffa at home and use it for years for showers and other cleaning tasks? This article will guide you through the process of growing your luffa and maximizing its use, promoting a sustainable and cost-effective way to maintain your hygiene.Read full story
"Ark: Survival Ascended Xbox Release and Server Details"
Ark: Survival Ascended, a remaster of the 2015 dino-themed survival game Ark: Survival Evolved, was announced by Studio Wildcard in March 2023 with a planned late October release. The remaster was set to use Unreal Engine 5, with a focus on cross-platform compatibility and mod support. In preparation for Survival Ascended, the official PvP servers for Survival Evolved were taken offline in September.Read full story
"Woman Claims 5 Years in Heaven After 14-Minute Clinical Death"
Dr. Lynda Cramer, an author with a PhD in metaphysics, has shared her profound near-death experience that occurred over 20 years ago when she was clinically dead for 14 minutes. During this extraordinary event on May 6, 2001, Cramer described feeling like she spent "five years in heaven."Read full story
"Escalating Gaza Crisis: 10,000 Dead, Injured Civilians Flee Amidst Humanitarian Concerns"
Egypt initiated the evacuation of foreign passport holders and some wounded civilians who were trapped in the Gaza Strip through the Rafah crossing on Wednesday. This move came as the humanitarian crisis in the region continued to escalate, and the combined death toll reported by both Palestinian and Israeli authorities surpassed 10,000.Read full story
"Man Grateful and Healing One Month After Pig Heart Transplant"
Lawrence Faucette's remarkable journey to recovery continues, one month after he became the second person in the world to receive a pig heart transplant. Facing a dire health situation that rendered him ineligible for a conventional heart transplant, Faucette turned to this highly experimental procedure as his last hope for extending his life. His medical team at the University of Maryland School of Medicine has reported promising results so far, with no signs of rejection from his new porcine heart.Read full story
FDA tells consumers to stop using eye drops from major brands due to infection risk.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning urging consumers to stop using certain over-the-counter eye drops due to a potential risk of infection that could result in partial vision loss or blindness. This alert, issued on a recent Friday, pertains to 26 eye care products sold under various brands, including CVS Health, Leader (Cardinal Health), Rugby (Cardinal Health), Rite Aid, Target Up&Up, and Velocity Pharma.Read full story
2 Killed, 4 Injured at Ohio Teen Party
Two tragic deaths and multiple injuries marred a gathering in Mansfield on a Friday night, as a shooting incident unfolded. The Mansfield Police reported that they received a call regarding a flurry of gunshots at a residence on Ferndale Avenue, where they discovered four individuals with gunshot wounds.Read full story
This atheist says he died and returned - now, he believes in God.
In the realm of life's greatest mysteries, where questions about the essence of our existence, the possibility of life beyond our planet, and the enigma of what awaits after death remain shrouded in uncertainty, remarkable stories occasionally emerge to challenge our beliefs.Read full story
"Man's Astounding Near-Death Revelation: The 'Wonderful Afterlife'"
Let me take you on an extraordinary journey through the life-changing near-death experience of David Hanzel. At the age of 50, while battling pneumonia and sepsis in a North Carolina hospital, David flatlined, teetering on the edge of life and death. What he witnessed during that pivotal moment is nothing short of remarkable.Read full story