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Marijuana News Roundup: VP Candidates Pence, Kaine Just Say No

The race to replace Barack Obama has just entered the final turn as both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have named their vice-presidential picks. Trump's choice, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, ...
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Marijuana Price Ticks Up to $1,705

For the week ended Friday, July 22, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased 0.3% from $1,700 in the prior week to $1,705. According to the analysts ...
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Pokemon Sun and Moon Steelbook Is Best-Selling Game on Amazon

The best-selling video game at Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is a dual pack called Pokémon Sun and Moon Steelbook for the handheld Nintendo 3DS. Given the near-hysteria over Nintendo's Pokémon ...
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Why Netflix Shares Plunged After Beating Earnings Target

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) reported second-quarter 2016 results after markets closed Monday. For the quarter, the video distribution company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.09 on revenues of ...
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Apple Pushes Summer TV Promotions

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) thinks it may have found a way to drum up interest in Apple TV. The company has apparently put aside (for now) the idea of delivering ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Not All California Pot Growers Favor Proposition 64

Now that the state of California has approved a ballot initiative (called Proposition 64) that would legalize marijuana for recreational use, the state's already-booming marijuana growing industry is split nearly ...
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Apple Tries to Kill Off Spotify

Over the past two weeks, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has indicated that its streaming music business, Apple Music, is taking dead aim at Spotify, currently the world's leading streaming music ...
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Marijuana Price Tumbles 10% to $1,700

For the week ended Friday, July 15, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis decreased 9.9% from $1,886 in the prior week to $1,700. According to the analysts ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Democrats Call for Pathway to Full Legalization

In an unexpected victory for supporters of Bernie Sanders, the full Democratic Party platform committee on Saturday approved plank that calls for marijuana to be removed from the list of ...
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Marijuana Price Drops 8% to $1,886

For the week ended Friday, July 8, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis decreased 7.9% from $2,049 in the prior week to $1,886. According to the analysts ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: California Initiative Officially on November Ballot

In 1996, California became the first state to legalize marijuana for medical use. Since then, however, the state's voters beat back a 2010 initiative (Proposition 19) that would have legalized ...
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Marijuana Price Jumps Above $2,000

For the week ended Friday, July 1, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased 4.1% from $1,969 in the prior week to $2,049. According to the analysts ...
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Is John Wayne America’s Greatest Brand?

John Wayne is the top person listed on Brand Keys Most Patriotic Brands list. He may have a place well beyond that as the top "person" brand in recent American ...
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Lions Gate Moves to Acquire Starz

Both Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: LGF) and Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA) are watching their shares make a handy gain early on Thursday after the announcement of an acquisition. The companies ...
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What to Expect From Carnival Earnings

Carnival Corp. (NYSE: CCL) is scheduled to release fiscal second-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $0.39 in earnings ...
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