It seems like the entire country can't stop talking about the legalization of marijuana in Colorado, and now the Commander-in-Chief has come out with some words about weed. Read on to see what he said and take our poll to let us know if you agree.
America is undoubtedly the land of free speech (recent news about the NSA aside). But there's one thing in particular you probably shouldn't say, even to your thereapist, as one Colorado man found out.
1:10 p.m. (EST): A third letter, this one sent to Senator Joe Manchin (D.-W.V.), has been found to contain ricin.
12:45 p.m. (EST): FBI spokesman Paul Bresson has confirmed that the substance found in the letter to the president was ricin.
The Secret Service says that a letter containing a suspicious substance and addressed to President Obama was received on Tuesday at a White House mail facility.
President Obama was in Denver yesterday to show his support for the gun control measures recently passed in Colorado. Meanwhile, 16 county sheriffs, including Larimer County’s Justin Smith and John Cooke of Weld County have vowed not to enforce the new gun restrictions. We have video of Sheriff Smith giving the Sheriff's point of view.
Katy Perry was a big supporter of President Obama during the 2012 presidential campaign, and Alicia Keys sang 'No One' at his 2009 inauguration. Both stars are among a diverse group of musicians lined up for the Inaugural Balls on Monday as Obama is officially sworn in for a second term.
This week President Obama announced that he wants a ban on assault rifles, stronger background checks, and a number of other things involving gun control. What the President wants has some people cheering, while others are fuming and calling some of the ideas "unconstitutional."
Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith was took to Facebook yesterday to speak his mind on the issue and announce the he would not enforce any laws that he deems unconstitutional.
Wednesday afternoon, President Obama proposed numerous measures in response to a string of recent mass shootings across the country, including one at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, in which 20 children and six adults were murdered by a gunman.