Mississippi Wildlife Rehabilitation partners with Tulane University students. The all-volunteer nonprofit gets help and the students get hands-on experiece with community service and needs of critters.
AMSTERDAM (AP) — The Netherlands may be known as home to one of the world's most liberal drug policies, but it isn't totally freewheeling. There are plenty of rules and regulations smokers and weed-selling coffee shops must stick to.
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands (AP) — A young man at a bus stop hisses at a passer-by: "What you looking for ... marijuana?" It's a scene of street peddling that the Netherlands hoped to stamp out in the 1970s when it launched a policy of tolerating "coffee shops" where people could buy and smoke pot freely.
Brandon Presley, who represents DeSoto County and northern Mississippi on the state Public Service Commission, has been named chairman of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners’ Committee on Consumer Affairs.
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