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Jars full of medical marijuana at a dispensary. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

New Pot Dispensary Rules In Effect In SJ; Clubs Say Shudowns Coming

Controversial new rules that severely restrict the operations of medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits are now in place in San Jose, and many pot club operators say the regulation will put them out of business.

07/18/2014

Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants tags out A.J. Ellis #17 of the Los Angeles Dodgers as he slides into home plate for the first out in the sixth inning at Dodger Stadium on August 21, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jeff Golden/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: It’s Time To Ban All Home Plate Collisions

The new rule doesn’t ban all home plate collisions. It allows the catcher to block the plate if he has the ball, and allows the runner to make an effort to touch the plate without lowering his shoulder or pushing through with his hands, elbows or arms.

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Bartenders Pouring Political Pressure On Law Requiring Rubber Gloves

The gloves are off for bartenders, bakers and sushi chefs and they hope to keep it that way as state lawmakers are attempting to pass an emergency measure repealing a new state law that requires those who handle raw food to wear disposable gloves and change them between transactions.

02/25/2014

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants tags out Norichika Aoki #7 of the Milwaukee Brewers at home plate during the game at Miller Park on May 22, 2012. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

MLB Adopts New Rule For Home Plate Collisions In Wake Of Posey Injury

Nearly three years after a violent home plate smash-up ended the season of star San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, Major League Baseball is changing the rules for collisions at home plate.

02/25/2014

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Chicken Processed In China May Begin Showing Up In U.S.

As soon as next summer, nuggets and other popular chicken products could be made with chicken processed in China, thanks to a recent change in regulations.

11/01/2013

Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers shouts from the sidelines against the Baltimore Ravens during Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Harbaugh’s Sideline Antics Could Lead To Fines Under New NFL Rule

The NFL won’t call it the Jim Harbaugh Rule, but it might as well. The San Francisco head coach is one of those the league’s competition committee has in mind when it took action to keep coaches from wandering onto the field.

02/21/2013

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