Trump’s peculiar relationship with the truth is becoming a national embarrassment (opinion) – CNN.com

(CNN)Donald Trump’s peculiar relationship with the truth — his penchant for promoting unfounded stories and conspiracies theories — represents not just a curious quirk or a character flaw. They are a much-practiced technique that has paid dividends as self-promotion in his business career and in his political rise. Over decades spent in the company of … Continue reading “Trump’s peculiar relationship with the truth is becoming a national embarrassment (opinion) – CNN.com”

Deputies: California teens 18th birthday party features Playboy mansion theme, alcohol – ABC15 Arizona

Deputies: California teens 18th birthday party features Playboy mansion theme, alcohol – ABC15 Arizona

By Allison Ash 7:52 PM, Jan 5, 2015 20 mins ago They arrested Olivias father, Jeff Lake, and charged him with violating Poways social host ordinance. That ordinance makes it illegal to host a party where underage individuals consume alcohol. It comes with a possible 6-month jail sentence. Deputies say they found two unconscious, intoxicated teenage boys … Continue reading “Deputies: California teens 18th birthday party features Playboy mansion theme, alcohol – ABC15 Arizona”

Pot Dispensary Economy Forced Into Shadows As More Banks Refuse To Do Business

Pot Dispensary Economy Forced Into Shadows As More Banks Refuse To Do Business

The collective, which opened a retail storefront in a bright yellow building along Pacific Coast Highway in February, was started to provide mostly older cancer and AIDS patients with access to alternative medicine. About 20 percent of its patients, which already number about 1,300, receive marijuana for free because they cannot afford it, James said. … Continue reading “Pot Dispensary Economy Forced Into Shadows As More Banks Refuse To Do Business”