FILE - In this May 5, 2015, file photo, a marijuana plant grows at a Minnesota Medical Solutions greenhouse in Otsego, Minn. (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP)

Marijuana laws could loosen nationwide

Doctors in 23 states can prescribe medical marijuana, but they cannot legally study how it affects illnesses. That could change soon.

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Alexey Marchenko (47) of Russia keeps the puck away from Arizona Coyotes center Dustin Jeffrey (37) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit, Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015.

Kronwall helps Red Wings beat Coyotes

Niklas Kronwall and Gustav Nyquist scored 18 seconds apart in the first period and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Arizona Coyotes.

The Grand Rapids Griffins score against the Rockford IceHogs in a Nov. 18, 2015 game at Van Andel Arena.

Griffins riding six-game winning streak

Three weeks ago, the Grand Rapids Griffins had the worst record in the American Hockey League. Now, they are the hottest team in the AHL.