Karen, foreground, and Kevin Montgomery, parents of Shane Montgomery the missing Philadelphia college student are consoled by an unidentified woman outside Manayunk Brewing Co. near site where divers found their son on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015 near the Manayunk Brewing Co., in Philadelphia.  (AP Photo/Philadelphia Daily News, Alejandro A. Alvarez)

Missing college student’s body found in river

Shane Montgomery’s parents say the body pulled from the water Saturday was his, but authorities had not yet confirmed the identity pending a review by the Philadelphia medical examiner’s office.

FILE - President Barack Obama  Nov. 8, 2014 (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

Obama aims to start 2015 on his own terms

President Barack Obama is aiming to set the agenda for the new year on his terms despite emboldened Republicans who feel their victory in November’s elections given them a mandate to rein him in.

In this Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, photo, packaged marijuana is displayed for sale at retail shop Cannabis City in Seattle. A year into the nation’s experiment with legal, taxed marijuana sales, Washington and Colorado find themselves with a cautionary tale for Oregon, Alaska or other states that might follow suit: They’re wrestling not with the federal interference many initially feared, but with competition from their own medical marijuana systems or even outright black market sales. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Medical marijuana a challenge for legal pot states

In Washington, the black market has exploded since voters legalized marijuana in 2012, with scores of legally dubious medical dispensaries opening and some pot delivery services brazenly advertising that they sell outside the legal system.