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California’s legal weed

California has become the ninth and largest in the US to legalise marijuana for recreational use. The new law comes 20 years after the state first allowed the use of the drug for medicinal purposes. For cannabis advocates, the decision is an important step forward in alleviating the stigma around the drug. But critics are concerned it'll lead to huge public health and safety costs.

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Uganda’s lifelong leader, California’s legal weed and banning atheism in Egypt

Picture This: California wildfires

Picture This: California wildfires

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Lithuania warns of Russian invasion | PrEP and condoms | Zalmay Khalilzad talks about Iraq

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China imposes economic curbs on Taiwan over Pelosi visit

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Asian markets fall sharply ahead of Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan

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