LAW­MAK­ERS DE­LAY MASS. POT LAW

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bos­ton» The Leg­is­la­ture ap­proved a six-month de­lay of sev­eral key pro­vi­sions in the state’s new recre­ational mar­i­juana law, in­clud­ing the li­cens­ing of pot shops, an­ger­ing back­ers of the voter-ap­proved mea­sure. The ac­tion by law­mak­ers likely pushes back the timetable for open­ing re­tail mar­i­juana stores from the be­gin­ning of 2018 un­til the mid­dle of that year.

Sec­ond flight recorder re­cov­ered from Black Sea crash site B

moscow» Search teams on Wed­nes­day re­cov­ered another flight recorder from a mil­i­tary plane that crashed in the Black Sea, killing all 92 peo­ple aboard, the De­fense Min­istry said. The first flight recorder was found the pre­vi­ous day and ex­perts have started an­a­lyz­ing its data.

Fish oil pills for pregnant moms may cut asthma risk in kids. Chil­dren

whose moms took high doses of fish oil dur­ing their last three months of preg­nancy were less likely to de­velop chronic wheez­ing prob­lems or asthma by age 5, finds a study that sug­gests a pos­si­ble way to help pre­vent this grow­ing prob­lem. Asthma cases have been ris­ing in de­vel­oped coun­tries, while con­sump­tion of omega-3 fatty acids like those found in fish has de­creased. Some ear­lier stud­ies sug­gested that omega-3 de­fi­ciency dur­ing preg­nancy may af­fect asthma risk in ba­bies, but they were too small to be de­fin­i­tive.

Video ap­pears to show Texas po­lice shoot­ing man walk­ing away

B dal­las» A po­lice dash­cam video re­leased five months af­ter a Texas of­fi­cer shot a black man ap­pears to show the man walk­ing away as the of­fi­cer fired, and the man’s lawyer says he was not a threat.

David Col­lie was shot in the back, leav­ing him par­a­lyzed, lawyer Nate Wash­ing­ton said Wed­nes­day.

The of­fi­cer and a Tar­rant County sher­iff ’s deputy with him were off-duty at the time and work­ing a se­cu­rity de­tail at an apart­ment com­plex, Wash­ing­ton said. Po­lice were search­ing for two shirt­less black men who they be­lieved had com­mit­ted a rob­bery near a gas sta­tion, Wash­ing­ton said.

Turkey, Rus­sia dis­cussing Syria cease-fire. Turkey

and Rus­sia are dis­cussing a broader Syr­ian cease-fire af­ter bro­ker­ing the deal that evac­u­ated rebel-held eastern Aleppo, Syr­ian op­po­si­tion fac­tions said Wed­nes­day, but a num­ber of rebel groups say they won’t agree to any­thing

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