Category Archives: National News

 Studies link weed legalization, car crashes

A study found that crashes are up as much as 6% in Washington, Oregon and Colorado, compared with neighboring states that have not legalized recreational use of marijuana, CNN’s Scott McLean reports.
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China reports slowest growth since 2009

The world’s second biggest economy grew 6.5% in the third quarter of 2018. That’s its weakest quarterly growth since the depths of the global financial crisis in early 2009 and below economists’ expectations of 6.6%.
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Why Rihanna rejected Super Bowl halftime invite

Singer Rihanna turned down an offer to headline the Super Bowl halftime show because she disagrees with the way the NFL has handled Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest, according to Us Magazine.
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Secret Service shields Kushner from journalist

A new video from CBS journalist Errol Barnett shows Secret Service agents blocking Barnett’s phone while attempting to ask Jared Kushner a question about the disappearance of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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