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Q&A: Seattle's pro-pot city attorney

SEATTLE -- City Attorney Pete Holmes has long been an ardent supporter of legalizing marijuana.

He campaigned on a promise not to prosecute marijuana-possession charges and was elected in 2009. Three years later, he campaigned for I-502, the ...

UN Security Council takes aim at Libyan warlords

WASHINGTON -- The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday took the first step toward punishing Libyan warlords or militias for their role in the country's 3-year-old conflict.

Amid worry that the chaos is drawing in other Arab nations, the council ...