ClickOnDetroit National Report -- Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019


Elementary students sickened by marijuana gummies

14 elementary school students as young as 5 got sick Monday after eating gummy bears containing marijuana, Cleveland police said.

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Around the country:

  • Texas: A vape pen is being blamed in the death of a Texas man after a medical examiner says it exploded while he was trying to use it. Read more.
  • North Carolina: A University of North Carolina at Greensboro student found a man in her clothes going through her closet in an apartment just steps away from the college. Read more.
  • Hawaii: The state of Hawaii is considering a bill banning cigarette sales to anyone under 100 years old. Read more.
  • New York City: A nonprofit legal organization has filed a lawsuit against the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, New York, where inmates were subject to cold and darkness as a result of a fire in the switch gear room that caused a partial power outage. Read more.

Amazon names Starbucks COO to board of directors

Amazon has added Starbucks chief operating officer and former Sam's Club CEO Rosalind Brewer to its board.

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Trump to deliver State of the Union speech

President Donald Trump will deliver his 2019 State of the Union address on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at 9 p.m.

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Feds subpoena Trump inaugural committee

Federal prosecutors in New York on Monday subpoenaed President Donald Trump's inaugural committee for documents related to donors, vendors and finances, according to a copy of the subpoena reviewed by CNN, a step that appears to escalate that office's ongoing investigation of the committee's activity.

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