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In this July 20, 2014 photo, with guns displayed for sale behind her, a gun store employee helps a customer at Dragonman's, east of Colorado Springs, Colo. When Colorado lawmakers expanded background checks on firearms last year, they were expecting a huge increase. But the actual number the first 12 months of the law is far lower than projected, according to an analysis of state data by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
APNewsBreak: Gun law based on flawed estimateAPNewsBreak: Colorado law expanding background checks on gun sales relied on flawed estimate
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This July 3, 2014 photo shows Jim Denny posing in front of his home in Brighton, Colo. Denny learned the hard way that he needed neighbors’ permission before growing hemp. He learned about marijuana’s non-intoxicating cousin at an event earlier this spring and decided to try the crop on a 75-by-100-foot plot in his yard. But Denny’s hemp plot ran afoul of his homeowners’ association, which ruled the hemp experiment unacceptable. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)
Pot may be legal, but homeowner agreements can banPot may be legal, but neighbors don't have to like it as weed complaints vex HOAs
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A police officer carries his weapon near the scene of a shooting at the Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa. on Thursday, July 24, 2014. A prosecutor said a gunman opened fire inside the psychiatric unit leaving one hospital employee dead and a second injured before being critically wounded himself. (AP Photo)
Cause sought for gunfight between patient, doctorAuthorities seek motive for gunfight between patient, psychiatrist at Pennsylvania hospital
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this Sept. 7, 2013 photo, Ohio State University marching band director Jon Waters leads the band in "Carmen Ohio" following a NCAA football game against San Diego State at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. OSU on Thursday, July 24, 2014 fired Waters amid allegations he knew about and ignored "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment. (AP Photo/The Columbus Dispatch, Adam Cairns)
Ohio State band marches on after director's firingOhio State band marches on after director's firing over alleged 'sexualized' culture
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A customer walks by the empty produce isle Thursday July 24, 2014 at a Market Basket supermarket in Concord, N.H. A decades-long family feud, which brought about the ouster of Arthur T. Demoulas as CEO of the privately held company, led to a worker revolt, customer boycotts and empty shelves in the grocery chain's stores in Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. More than 100 Massachusetts legislators and mayors, Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, and New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan have publicly supported the employees. (AP Photo)
Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chainFamily feud sparks workers' revolt at New England grocery store chain; workers want CEO back
The Associated Press2 hours ago

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