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Salem-News.com (Sep-20-2017 13:40)
Canada`s First LotterySalem-News.com Business
Canada's lottery history is part of the fabric of the country
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There was a lottery in Quebec from 1969, offering a prize of $125,000, and the very first draw was held in 1970. However, the first government sponsored lottery took place on the 15th of April 1974, and its creation was entirely due to the financial woes being caused by the impending Olympics.
Salem-News.com (Sep-18-2017 20:20)
2017 Portland Hempstalk Festival is Officially CancelledBonnie King Salem-News.com Cannabis De-Classified
Hempstalk is a casualty of a hostile corporate takeover
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Why? This is a successful festival that causes no harm and has proven to be well-organized and an economic benefit to Portland. Everyone wants to know what happened.
Salem-News.com (Sep-18-2017 13:45)
What is Jury Nullification?Alex Ozols, special to Salem-News.com
Before legalization of recreational cannabis, west coast defense attorneys saw a lot of jury nullification.
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Jury nullification is a concept where a jury on criminal case can hear the entire case, and then find the defendant not guilty because they do not agree with the law or punishment.
Salem-News.com (Sep-15-2017 22:12)
President Dwight D. Eisenhower Warns of Military-Industrial Complex in Farewell SpeechSalem-News.com
Known as the "last great conservative Republican", Eisenhower gives advice to future generations.
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President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Jan 17, 1961
Salem-News.com (Sep-15-2017 20:38)
Thirty-Five Years after the Sabra-Shatila Massacre: Where is The Resistance?Dr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
A massive crime against humanity which has yet to be adjudicated.
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This week commemorates the 35th anniversary of the Wednesday, Sept. 15 to Saturday, Sept. 18, Sabra-Shatila Massacre in the Fakhani neighborhood of Beirut.
Salem-News.com (Sep-15-2017 18:24)
Merkley Statement on Anti-Rohingya Persecution in BurmaSalem-News.com
Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley calls on the Government of Burma (Myanmar) to cease its persecution of the Rohingya ethnic minority
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"There are significant ties between Oregon and the Rohingya community, and I share Oregonians’ concern about the escalating violence in Burma, which has led to the recent displacement of nearly 400,000 Rohingya and horrific death and suffering.
Salem-News.com (Sep-12-2017 14:11)
Eagle Creek Fire Containment Increased to 11%Salem-News.com
On the high ridges to the south, away from populated areas, the fire continues burning at low intensity.
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Last night, about 8:00 p.m., skies cleared and burning fuel pockets west of Herman Creek created an impressive plume visible for miles along the Columbia Gorge. The plume was caused by active fire, as light winds funneled up the Herman Creek drainage.
Salem-News.com (Sep-12-2017 13:32)
Utah Man Arrested For NW Fires Wildland ArsonSalem-News.com
Authorities say it is possible Wilson may be responsible for other fires in the northwest.
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An investigation began on August 29, 2017 into four wildland fires that occurred along the Highway 97 between the area of Lava River Cave and Mile Post 180 south of La Pine, Oregon.
Salem-News.com (Sep-12-2017 01:27)
Washington Pot Shop Employee Kidnapped after ShootingBonnie King Salem-News.com Cannabis De-Classified
Police are searching for the suspect, and the car, and the employee.
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According to police, a man walked into the Lucid Cannabis Company and attempted to make a purchase but he had no ID, so he was denied.
Salem-News.com (Sep-11-2017 21:52)
Climate Change is Happening -- the Time to Act is NowRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
Climate change denial is a self-interested political decision, not a scientific one.
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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Jose collectively represent the most hurricane activity in the Atlantic Ocean, in terms of strength and size, in recorded history.