Opinion: Vanderbilt pitcher Kumar Rocker’s no-hitter in NCAA Super Regional an all-time gem

Vanderbilt freshman Kumar Rocker pitched the first no-hitter in a Super Regional in NCAA Tournament history to keep the Commodores’ season alive Saturday.Vanderbilt won 3-0 over Duke in game 2 of a best-of-three series in the Nashville Super Regional.”Kumar was more than special,” Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin said. “You can use every adjective you want to.”It was…

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Oakland in California legalizes magic mushrooms and peyote

CLOSEPsychedelic mushrooms appear bound for decriminalization in Denver. (Photo: Evert-Jan Daniels/AFP/Getty Images)SAN FRANCISCO – First pot, now ‘shrooms. Oakland City Council in California on Tuesday voted unanimously to decriminalize hallucinogenic fungi, otherwise known as “magic mushrooms.”The vote makes Oakland the second U.S. city to legalize the natural hallucinogens after Denver decriminalized them on May 8. The city council’s vote…

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