VICE News Daily: Italy’s Army Grows Medical Marijuana

[Music] it’s Monday July 20th and here’s some of the news beyond the headlines a northern Indian village – two local politicians hostage on Sunday the residents of Mughal Surrey in Uttar Pradesh were angry over frequent power cuts and water shortages villagers say they were forced to take action after the local government failed […]

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Sudanese Stanford Ph.D. Student Speaks Out After Being Detained at JFK Under Trump Muslim Ban

Sudanese Stanford Ph.D. Student Speaks Out After Being Detained at JFK Under Trump Muslim Ban

JUAN GONZÁLEZ: As we continue our coverage of Donald Trump’s executive order, we’re joined by Nisrin Elamin, a Ph.D. student in anthropology at Stanford University and a Sudanese citizen. AMY GOODMAN: She was detained at JFK airport Friday evening, shortly after Donald Trump’s executive order banning visitors from seven countries, including Sudan, went into effect. […]

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Two Somali refugees accused of trying to join ISIS arrested in Arizona

Two Somali refugees accused of trying to join ISIS arrested in Arizona

>>Harris: THIS STORY OUT OF ARIZONA NOW. AUTHORITIES SAY TWO SMELLY REFUGEES ARRESTED AFTER BUYING TICKETS TO FLY TO EGYPT AND JOIN THE ISLAMIC STATE. THEY SAY ONE SUSPECT WAS AN UNDERCOVER FBI AGENT, “IF I GO TO SYRIA I WANT TO BE THE BEHEADING PERSON.” GARRETT TENNEY WITH THE NEWS FROM WASHINGTON.>>FEDERAL PROSECUTORS ARGUE […]

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