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Clark County woman claims pot licensing system unfair

LONGVIEW — A Clark County woman attempting to open a Longview retail marijuana shop is trying to halt the state license lottery system, saying she was unfairly rejected as an applicant.

Senate's newest class speaks out on foreign policy

WASHINGTON — Fresh voices in the U.S. Senate are speaking loudly on foreign policy, a new generation of Republicans and Democrats who reflect a war-weary nation cautious about America’s next moves.

Q & U: A match made in alphabet soup

I, Q, take you, U, to be my beloved letter, in queasiness and in quality. There’s plenty of fish in the sea, and there’s plenty of letters in the alphabet, but Q and U manage to find each other time and time again.

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Taliban ready to deal on captive US soldier?

WASHINGTON — The captors of an American soldier held for nearly five years in Afghanistan have signaled a willingness to release him but are unclear which U.S. government officials have the authority to make a deal, according to two individuals in the military working for his release. Critics of the release effort blame disorganization and poor communication among the numerous federal agencies involved.

FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON — The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels.

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