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Marijuana News Roundup: How Safe is Smoking Pot?

While beliefs that marijuana is a gateway drug or that its use may lead to brain damage or psychosis may finally be on their way out (see another story below), ...
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Marijuana Price Rises Less Than 1% to $1,649 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, February 17, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased by 0.5% from $1,640 in the prior week to $1,649. According to ...
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Is Amazon Eyeing a Move Into TV?

When Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) starts looking into entering a new business, the existing players had better pay close attention. The latest front appears to be the premium TV and ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Cheap Illegal Pot Biggest Threat to Cannabis Industry?

Every week we publish a story on the spot and future prices of marijuana at the wholesale level. One of the things you notice from any of these weekly reports ...
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Marijuana Price Rises 3% to $1,640 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, February 10, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased by 3.2% from $1,591 in the prior week to $1,640. According to ...
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Tom Brady

With 1,462 Tom Brady Jerseys on eBay, Which One to Pick?

The Houston Police major crime force has started a search for New England's Super Bowl MVP quarterback Tom Brady's jersey. It was stolen, presumably, by someone close to the star ...
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Why Disney Earnings, Revenues Disappointed Investors

The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) reported fiscal first-quarter 2017 results after markets closed Tuesday afternoon. The entertainment giant posted quarterly adjusted EPS of $1.55 and $14.78 billion in revenues. ...
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Brady’s Endorsements of Under Armour and UGGs Big Super Bowl Winners

Tom Brady is not the endorsement machine that Peyton Manning is. Manning seems to be in half of all TV commercials. However, the brands Brady endorses won nearly as big ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: How Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Views Pot

Judge Neil Gorsuch was appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals by President George W. Bush in 2006. A Colorado native, Gorsuch might be expected to have a strong opinion ...
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Marijuana Price Drops 3% to $1,591 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, February 3, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis decreased by 3.1% from $1,641 in the prior week to $1,591. According to the ...
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Porsche’s American Evolution Now Handily Dominated by SUVs Over Sports Cars

For most American adults who have grown up before the last decade, Porsche is a brand that probably rings highly with luxury sports cars. That was then. Now Porsche is ...
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Of $53 Billion in 2016 North American Marijuana Sales, About $46 Billion Illegal

The North American market for marijuana topped $53 billion in 2016. That includes the legal recreational (adult) use and medical markets, as well as the illegal market. The latter pulls ...
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2 Charged in Huge ‘Hamilton’ Ticket Resale Ponzi Scheme

The musical "Hamilton" has been perhaps the biggest smash hit of Broadway in recent years. Tickets have been nearly impossible to get, aside from months of waiting. Whenever there are events ...
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How Low Will Super Bowl LI Prices Go?

With days to go until the game, Super Bowl prices are falling and quantity has doubled since championship Sunday. Now the question is 'how low will prices go'? To answer that ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Utah Legislature to Wait on Medical Marijuana Legalizationmari

The state of Utah may not rank high on the list of states likely to legalize cannabis anytime in the near future, but state legislators have at least been talking ...
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