Hawaii says it’s 1st state to go cashless for pot sales


HONOLULU/September 13, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Hawaii said Tuesday that it aims to be the first state to have marijuana sales handled without cash, saying it wanted to avoid robberies and other crimes targeting dispensaries. All of Hawaii s eight licensed dispensaries Read More Hawaii says it s 1st state to go cashless for pot sales The post Hawaii says it s 1st state to go cashless for pot sales appeared first on STL.News.
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4 Americans in US Open women’s semis for 1st time since 1981


NEW YORK/September 7, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Stephens, Williams, Keys, Vandeweghe: All four women s semifinalists at the U.S. Open are Americans. It s the first time that s happened at Flushing Meadows since 1981. It hasn t happened at any Grand Slam tournament since Wimbledon in 1985. No. 9-seeded Venus will play unseeded Stephens in the first semifinal Thursday [ ] The post 4 Americans in US Open women s semis for 1st time since 1981 appeared first on STL News.
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Defending women’s champ Kerber out in 1st round at US Open


NEW YORK/August 29, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Angelique Kerber left the U.S. Open last year on top of women s tennis, with a second Grand Slam title and the No. 1 ranking. She leaves this year after one match, unsure of exactly what went wrong during a season-long slump. The sixth-seeded German was beaten by Naomi Osaka [ ] The post Defending women s champ Kerber out in 1st round at US Open appeared first on STL News.
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