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Massachusetts company cooks world's largest pot brownie
Odd News // 2 hours ago
Massachusetts company cooks world's largest pot brownie
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A marijuana dispensary in Massachusetts cooked what it claims to be the world's largest cannabis-infused brownie -- an 850-pound THC treat.
More than 40 camels disqualified from Saudi contest over Botox, enhancements
Odd News // 3 hours ago
More than 40 camels disqualified from Saudi contest over Botox, enhancements
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Organizers of a beauty contest for camels in Saudi Arabia said 43 animals have been disqualified for receiving Botox treatments, face lifts and other cosmetic procedures.
Senate could vote to nullify Biden's large business vaccine mandate
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Senate could vote to nullify Biden's large business vaccine mandate
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- The Senate could vote as early as Wednesday on a resolution nullifying President Joe Biden's vaccine mandate for large employers, possibly handing him a rare defeat on policies he has pushed to curb the coronavirus.
Boston court overturns wrongful murder conviction
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Boston court overturns wrongful murder conviction
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A Boston man who spent almost three decades in prison is free after a judge overturned his first-degree murder conviction.
Cochlear implants linked to new bone growth, may hurt hearing, study says
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Cochlear implants linked to new bone growth, may hurt hearing, study says
People who get cochlear implants to treat severe hearing loss may develop new bone growth in the ear -- and it may lessen any hearing they have left, a new study hints.
Scott Peterson resentenced to life for killing wife Laci, unborn son
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Scott Peterson resentenced to life for killing wife Laci, unborn son
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Scott Peterson, the California man who killed his pregnant wife Laci two decades ago, was resentenced to life in prison Wednesday.
Biden pulls nomination for top banking nominee over concerns in Senate
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Biden pulls nomination for top banking nominee over concerns in Senate
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- President Joe Biden has withdrawn his nomination of Saule Omarova to take over the post, recognizing that she doesn't have the support for Senate confirmation.
Northern Ireland company cooks up world's largest vegan burger
Odd News // 5 hours ago
Northern Ireland company cooks up world's largest vegan burger
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A Northern Ireland food company earned a Guinness World Record by serving up a vegan burger that weighed 358 pounds, 4 ounces.
Study suggests time of day for COVID-19 shot may affect immune response
Health News // 5 hours ago
Study suggests time of day for COVID-19 shot may affect immune response
Can the time of day you get your COVID-19 vaccine affect the antibodies you'll make? A new study suggests that it can, though researchers emphasize that getting vaccinated, no matter the time, is a critical decision.
Alligator captured after months in Massachusetts river
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Alligator captured after months in Massachusetts river
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A Massachusetts man captured an alligator in the Westfield River after months of sightings.
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