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Isabella Jibilian

For many U.S. farmers who planted hemp, CBD boom leaves bitter taste

Nov 04 2019

Dan Maclure planted eight acres of hemp on his Vermont farm for the first time this year, aiming to cash in on the exploding demand for CBD, a derivative of the plant reputed to ease anxiety and other ills without the high of its close cousin, marijuana. | Video

No 'Joker': Bronx 'step street' becomes New York hot spot thanks to hit movie

Oct 19 2019

NEW YORK Like most tourists, Patricio Osuna had a list of "must sees" on his trip to New York City: the Statue of Liberty, Times Square and, surprisingly, a steep flight of steps in an out-of-the-way neighborhood of the Bronx that has become a cult-movie landmark.

Bye Bye, Bei Bei: National Zoo panda leaves for China next month

Oct 18 2019

Washington's National Zoo will soon have an empty-nester exhibit on display when Bei Bei, the 4-year-old male offspring of the zoo's giant panda couple, sets out for China next month to help breed more of his species in his parents' homeland.

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