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Moderate lifetime marijuana smoking linked to airway irritation but not lung function Moderate Lifetime Marijuana Smoking Linked To Airway Irritation But Not Lung Function

A research study based on analysis of publicly available data has found that recent marijuana use was associated with symptoms of airway inflammation , but that moderate lifetime use was not associated with clinically significant changes in measures of lung function. The study is the largest cross-sectional analysis of the relationship between marijuana use and measures of lung health to date.

'She Knows How To Shoot': Pizza Parlor Employee Wards Off 3 Armed Robbers 'She Knows How To Shoot': Pizza Parlor Employee Wards Off 3 Armed Robbers

After Sarah Cherry's father was robbed at gunpoint two months ago at an Arkansas Domino's pizza store, the former Army military police officer began carrying a gun with her for protection to her job at the same restaurant. Cherry had cause to use that gun - a .380 - Wednesday night when three armed men wearing hoodies stormed into the Blytheville eatery and shot at her during a robbery attempt.

TV sitcom real estate gives property voyeurs the ultimate vantage point TV Sitcom Real Estate Gives Property Voyeurs The Ultimate Vantage Point

TV characters need somewhere to wind down after a thankless day selling shoes, where they can argue with the kids who won't eat their vegetables and tell boom-tish jokes to a studio audience at the front of a fake set. TV is awash with shows about buying, selling and pimping houses, but the best real estate in TV land is a backdrop to stories that are more entertaining than our daily lives.

Work underway on much anticipated new bar and restaurant Work Underway On Much Anticipated New Bar And Restaurant

WORK is well underway on a much anticipated new bar and restaurant set to open at Birmingham's Mailbox, by an entrepreneurial Redditch couple. After fighting off competition from some of the UK's leading chain restaurants, husband and wife team Adam and Theresa Freeth secured the former Bar Room Bar site at the Mailbox, and are due to open Gas Street Social in March.

Will Soylent solve our food problems? Will Soylent Solve Our Food Problems?

Statistically speaking, the end of January is where New Year's resolutions go to die. According to a study by the University of Scranton published last year in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, after one month has passed, over a third of those who've made firm commitments to change their ways at the stroke of midnight on December 31 have already surrendered to apathy and inertia four weeks later.

South Africa riots raise worry about anti-foreign sentiment South Africa Riots Raise Worry About Anti-foreign Sentiment

South African youths recently swept through an intersection in the heart of Soweto township, breaking into immigrant-owned shops and grabbing whatever they could - soda, a loaf of bread, sometimes even the shelves. Nearly 40 years ago, at the same intersection, young blacks marched to protest the white racist rulers of the time, drawing a bloody crackdown that shocked the world.

GM folate rice could help tackle neural tube defects, say researchers GM Folate Rice Could Help Tackle Neural Tube Defects, Say Researchers

Rice metabolically engineered to be rich in folates could help alleviate associated health problems of folate deficiency, according to researchers. Researchers from the Ghent University in Belgium looked at the impact of the folate rice on folate-deficient rats over a period of 12 weeks.

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Companies such as the gourmet hamburger chain BurgerFi plan to nearly double in si... . In this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, photo, a BurgerFi restaurant is shown in Aventura, Fla.

The Real Super Sunday Battle Is In The Snack Bowl The Real Super Sunday Battle Is In The Snack Bowl

The defending champion and favorite remains the chicken wing. But underdog snacks like the carrot are trying to elbow their way into the competition.

Fitness email stirs controversy at Pennsylvania college Fitness Email Stirs Controversy At Pennsylvania College

A small suburban Philadelphia college apologized Friday after it stirred controversy with an email advertising a fitness program to overweight students. Bryn Mawr College , a school with fewer than 2,000 students, sent an email to students recently offering the program for students with an "elevated" body mass index.

Sale of Deflategate chocolate football nets $20K for charity Sale Of Deflategate Chocolate Football Nets $20K For Charity

A dented chocolate football created by a Pennsylvania candy maker to poke fun at the New England Patriot's "Deflategate" scandal has ended up raising $20,000 for charity. The ball created by Sarris Candies of Canonsburg was auctioned off Friday on KDKA radio to benefit the Dollar Energy Fund.

Officer arrests pizza delivery guy, then delivers his pizza Officer Arrests Pizza Delivery Guy, Then Delivers His Pizza

At around 8:45 PM, an officer pulled over a vehicle occupied by two people near Chicago Avenue and Garfield Street, according to officials. The officer had stopped the vehicle for driving through a parking lot to avoid a red light.

Mystery brain illness killing children in India may be linked to lychees: US researchers Mystery Brain Illness Killing Children In India May Be Linked To Lychees: US Researchers

Dozens of children have died in India during the annual lychee harvest. Scientists are looking into links with a component of lychee seeds known to cause hypoglycemia.

On Super Bowl Sunday, veggies are most popular food On Super Bowl Sunday, Veggies Are Most Popular Food

While the gladiators of the NFL are clashing in Phoenix at the Super Bowl, the titans of food will be fighting for supremacy at spreads across the country. Many parties will have chicken wings and pizza.

Longmont's Basil Flats take former Drakes Haus space in Boulder Longmont's Basil Flats Take Former Drakes Haus Space In Boulder

Basil Flats, which has operated a restaurant off Hover and Clover Basin roads in Longmont for nearly five years, leased a location at 2900 Baseline Road, Unit 3. Serafin, a Boulder native, also served as chief operating officer for Noodles & Company, which operated a restaurant on that 2900 Baseline property prior to its recent redevelopment. "Boulder obviously is a place we have enjoyed for restaurants for a long time," Serafin said.

McDonald's Failed CEO Was Reluctant To Make The Brand Like Chipotle McDonald's Failed CEO Was Reluctant To Make The Brand Like Chipotle

Restaurants like Chipotle and Panera Bread that offer custom meals and premium ingredients at higher prices have become wildly popular. Last November I went to a Don Thompson talk hosted by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, where I asked the fast-food CEO if McDonald's should embrace the fast-casual model.

Looking for nonallergenic, medium-sized trees Looking For Nonallergenic, Medium-sized Trees

You might want to consider planting a coral bark Japanese maple . It is listed as moderately allergenic but pays aesthetic dividends throughout the year.

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