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HLDI Reports Legalizing Recreational Marijuana Leads to More Collision Claims

Since the three states legalized recreational marijuana, Colorado had a 14 percent increase of collision claims compared to Nebraska, Utah and Wyoming, Washington had a 6.2 percent increase compared to Montana and Idaho, while OR had a 4.5 percent increase compared to Idaho, Montana and Nevada.

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More people were forcibly displaced in 2016 than ever before

The UN estimates more than 3.3 million Afghan people are displaced across Afghanistan and Pakistan, with more than 1.1 million people returning from neighbouring countries since January 2016. He also recalled the burden that lay on some of the poorest countries in the world - 84% of the displaced live in poor countries and countries with middle income.

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Community Mourns Killing of Muslim Teen in Virginia

On Wednesday morning, a memorial for 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen , who was murdered last weekend after being abducted outside her mosque, was set on fire in Washington, D.C.'s Dupont Circle. Vigils were planned across the country Tuesday and Wednesday in remembrance of Hassanen. Police dogs, helicopters and officers from Fairfax and Loudoun counties searched until her body was discovered about 3 p.m.

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US PGA Tour to begin blood tests for doping next season

Blood testing will allow the tour to detect any use of human growth hormone, which is on the list of banned substances but can not be detected through urine. That, of course, never happened when Dustin Johnson, now the world No 1, took a six-month break from the game in 2014 amid allegations in the United States of a positive test for cocaine, claims which he has always strenuously denied.

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NBA Twitter Reacts To Kristaps Porzingis Trade Rumors

Porzingis has played for the Knicks for two years and has been one of the few bright spots for the team. So hearing Chris Carlin and Ike Reese on 94 WIP discussing what it might take to get Kristaps Porzingis in a trade with the Knicks should come as no surprise.

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Spotify is Testing Adding 'Sponsored Songs' to Users' Playlists

Sponsored songs appear within a playlist and are chosen to match a user's music taste. Meanwhile, users who are particular with the songs they include on their playlist need not worry. Opening up a new stream of revenue is very important for Spotify right now. While some of the online community has shown skepticism about how it will effect their listening experience, the company has set up the new option to effect free users only, and not their 50 million paying subscribers .