Beyond Cheech and Chong

...providing tax revenues and nudging out the black market.While municipalities will...cigarettes. If there's too few the black market won't be replaced.Taxation...use the substance, too much and the black market maintains its market share...
Fears mount over Palmyra as IS expands territory in Syria

...Al-Azm said he expected the militants to turn to looting and excavating the town's antiquities, selling the artifacts on the black market before eventually destroying the site.In taking Palmyra, IS also seized control of the notorious Tadmur Prison...
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Building a bridge to a better Juneau

...the call to be a part of bringing Bridge Builders to the capital. She's been bridging cultural gaps for years through the Black Awareness Association. "I jumped on board right away," Patterson said. "Well, I called my dad first."Walker...
Northwest Coast art: a window into culture

...values of his culture."Formline is a perfect visual representation and an analogy for our culture," Boxley said. "The black and red, the balance between sizes, the flow of thin to thick to thin, the positive and negative space - the entire...
No breakthrough as Kerry meets Putin

...S. Secretary of State John Kerry held eight hours of talks with President Vladimir Putin and his foreign minister in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Kerry's first trip to Russia since the Ukraine crisis began coincided with the 70th anniversary...
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Kerry heads to Russia in first visit since Ukraine crisis

...Ukraine and Syria.The State Department said Kerry would meet Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday at the Black Sea resort of Sochi. But in a sign of the considerable strains, the Kremlin said Putin's attendance had yet to be...
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Sealaska rebounds from huge loss, but its operations remain in the red

...almost $7.3 million in 2014, its net income was back in the black at almost $14.9 million, which Mallott called "a great turnaround" after 2013."It's good to be back in the black and have positive earnings," Chief Financial Officer...
Saudis propose 5-day cease-fire in Yemen

...Sanaa, crushing the hopes of thousands of motorists who had lined up for weeks to fill up. Gasoline remains available on the black market, but is sold at prices most residents cannot afford.Deepening the crisis is that the Houthis have commandeered...
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Rage abates in Baltimore as officers charged

...something like joy."You have to be able to expect that at some time, the pendulum will swing in your favor, and in the black community we've seen it over and over and over where it doesn't," Otom said. "I'm so happy to see a day where...
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Where Juneau's weed would grow

...halfway houses).Resident Zack Bowie said he already finds the process to start a marijuana business to be tedious."The black market for marijuana has been funding a lot of other dangerous illegal activity," he said. "Please don't make...


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