The Obama administration has decided to shut down the National Applications Office at the Department of Homeland Security, which allowed federal law enforcement agencies access to Defense Department satellites for surveillance and other domestic law enforcement activities. Now, only FEMA and the Department of Interior will get access to the imagery, and only for emergencies and routine mapping purposes.
Colorado is now well into its first year as the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. How's it going? James Hamblin visits Aspen.