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Jennifer Peltz

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Recent articles by Jennifer:

High profile: Cannabis chemical delta-8 gains fans, scrutiny

NEW YORK (AP) — A chemical cousin of pot’s main intoxicating ingredient has rocketed to popularity over the last year, and the cannabis industry and state governments are scrambling to reckon with it amid debate over whether it’s legal. The chemical, called delta-8 THC, is billed as producing a milder high than the better known delta-9 THC, and delta-8 is often marketed as being legal even where… → Read More

High profile: Cannabis chemical delta-8 gains fans, scrutiny

A chemical cousin of pot’s main intoxicating ingredient has rocketed to popularity over the last year. → Read More

What Is Delta-8? New Cannabis Chemical Under Scrutiny

Delta-8 THC, a chemical cousin of pot’s main intoxicating ingredient delta-9 THC, has rocketed to popularity—but is it legal? → Read More

NYC to require vaccines or weekly testing for city workers

New York City will require all of its municipal workers -- including teachers and police officers -- to get coronavirus vaccines by mid-September or face weekly COVID-19 testing, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday. → Read More

R. Kelly lawyers: We'll fight bid to add claims to trial

R. Kelly's lawyers said Monday they would fight prosecutors' bid to tell jurors about allegations beyond the actual charges at his upcoming federal sex... → Read More

NYC to require vaccines or weekly testing for city workers

New York City will require all of its municipal workers — including teachers and police officers — to get coronavirus vaccines by mid-September or face weekly COVID-19 testing, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday. The rule is expected to affect about 340,000 city employees, making the city one of the largest employers in the U.S. to take such action. → Read More

Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly’s sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims. → Read More

Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly's sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims. → Read More

Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly’s sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims → Read More

Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly’s sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims. → Read More

Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly's sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex → Read More

Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly's sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims. Prosecutors aired a wide-ranging raft of additional allegations — but not new charges — against the R&B star in a court filing Friday. Jury selection is due to start… → Read More

NYC temporary morgue lingers, a reminder of pandemic's pain

NEW YORK (AP) — On a sun-soaked morning last month, a dozen mourners gathered by a freshly dug grave to bury four people who were cast into limbo as New → Read More

NYC temporary morgue lingers, a reminder of pandemic's pain

NEW YORK (AP) — On a sun-soaked morning last month, a dozen mourners gathered by a freshly dug grave to bury four people who were cast into limbo as New York City contended with COVID-19. Each was among hundreds of people whose bodies have lingered in a temporary morgue that was set up at the height of the city's coronavirus crisis last year and where about 200 bodies remain, not all of them… → Read More

Vote mistake not the first flub for NYC Board of Elections

Names mistakenly purged from voter rolls. The troubled record of New York City's Board of Elections has provoked outcries from elected leaders for years. This week the board added another ignominious example when it mistakenly added 135,000 test ballots to preliminary vote counts in the Democratic primary for mayor. → Read More

Vote mistake not the first flub for NYC Board of Elections

This week's blunder by the New York City Board of Elections is only the latest in a long history of mistakes by the government agency. → Read More

Prime Peke! Wasabi the Pekingese wins Westminster dog show

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The flavor of the year at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show: Wasabi. → Read More

Wasabi the Pekingese wins best in show at Westminster

A Pekingese named Wasabi has won best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show. → Read More

Prime Peke! Wasabi the Pekingese wins Westminster dog show

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The flavor of the year at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show: Wasabi. A Pekingese named Wasabi won best in show Sunday night, notching a fifth-ever win for the unmistakable toy breed. → Read More

Prime Peke! Wasabi the Pekingese wins Westminster dog show

TARRYTOWN, N. Y. (AP) - The flavor of the year at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show: Wasabi. A Pekingese named Wasabi won best in show Sunday night, notching a fifth-ever win for the unmistakable toy breed. A whippet named Bourbon repeated as runner-up. Waddling through a small-but-mighty turn in the ring, Wasabi nabbed U. S. dogdom’s most prestigious prize after winning the big American… → Read More