- Efforts to relax US marijuana laws lose benefactor Updated: Nov-29-13 1:13 pm
- Ahead of Olympics, Russia's mixed message on gays Updated: Nov-27-13 3:52 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - With the death of Cleveland billionaire and philanthropist Peter B. Lewis, the push for relaxed U.S. marijuana laws lost its most generous supporter. That's left supporters wondering what comes next.
MOSCOW - Anyone who switched on Russian TV recently might have been forgiven for thinking the Kremlin was relaxing its hard line on gays: Images of rainbow flags and a happy same-sex couple looking adoringly at their child flashed across the screen.