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Peru prosecutors to probe transgender man's death in Bali

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Prosecutors said Thursday they have opened an investigation into the death of a Peruvian transgender man who died this month after being detained on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali.

Wolf starts process to pardon lower level pot convictions

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvanians with minor, nonviolent marijuana criminal convictions could be pardoned beginning Thursday in a period until the end of the month under a joint effort from Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and Lt. Gov. John Fetterman.
2021 runner-up Fernandez, No. 3 Sakkari ousted at US Open

2021 runner-up Fernandez, No. 3 Sakkari ousted at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — The last two women’s champions were already out of the U.S. Open and now the 2021 runner-up and another semifinalist are gone.
Defending champ Medvedev into 3rd round | US Open updates

Defending champ Medvedev into 3rd round | US Open updates

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): ___ 12:40 a.m. Defending champion Daniil Medvedev is into the third round of the U.S. Open. The No.
Kyrgios complains of marijuana smell during US Open win

Kyrgios complains of marijuana smell during US Open win

NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Kyrgios was bothered by what he thought was the smell of marijuana during his U.S. Open match Wednesday.
LGBTQ activists in Peru demand autopsy for death in Bali

LGBTQ activists in Peru demand autopsy for death in Bali

LIMA, Peru (AP) — LGBTQ rights activists rallied outside the prosecutor’s office Wednesday to demand an autopsy be performed on a Peruvian transgender man who died earlier this month after being detained on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali.

State police: 3,250 THC lab reports may be inaccurrate

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan State Police say about 3,250 lab reports on THC toxicology samples in prosecutions may be inaccurate because of a technical issue.

Split appeals panel rejects Nebraska marijuana injunction

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday rejected a request to temporarily block part of Nebraska’s ballot initiative petition process sought by a group trying to legalize medical marijuana in the state.
Olympic swimmer Joseph Schooling admits cannabis use

Olympic swimmer Joseph Schooling admits cannabis use

SINGAPORE (AP) — Olympic gold-medal swimmer Joseph Schooling has apologized for using cannabis in Vietnam while competing there on leave from military service in his native Singapore.
Restaurant and bar group hails lifting of job action by B.C. public-sector union

Restaurant and bar group hails lifting of job action by B.C. public-sector union

VANCOUVER — The head of a group representing British Columbia's restaurant and bar industry says the end of job action by the province's largest public-sector union will avert further "mental stress" for workers and owners already reeling from uncert