The Short List: Pot Panel, LEGO Layoffs, Sell The Statehouse, Stealing Signs

Sep 8, 2017

Our panel of journalists looks at the big stories in the news. 

What made The Short List this week?

  • The chair of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission said he expects recreational marijuana to be regulated fairly, safely and on time. And he's sampled some weed recently. (WBUR)
  • Toy-maker LEGO is looking to cut 1,400 jobs world wide, but said it will keep its Enfield, Conn., facility open. (NEPR)
  • A former Boston city councilor wrote a column calling for Massachusetts to move its state capital to Springfield. (NEPR)
  • The Red Sox and Yankees are involved in a controversy over stealing signs during games. (AP/NEPR)