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Breaking Bud: Inside the Massive Las Vegas Dispensary That Grows Wiz Khalifa’s Weed

Over the past few years, states like California have blazed new trails with their lenient laws on marijuana use. That was particularly evident on …

Pioneer Pot States Have Collected More Than $200 Million In Marijuana Taxes

"It turns out government can be pretty good at this."<p>The first two states to legalize recreational marijuana have collectively raked in at least $200 million in marijuana tax revenue, according to the latest tax data -- and they're putting those dollars to good use.<p>In Colorado, after about a year …

2016 Guide To College Financial Aid, The FAFSA And CSS Profile

<b>Please view the updated 2017 version of this guide for important updates and changes.</b><p>Unfortunately, almost everything you’ve read about college financial aid is probably wrong. New rules affecting when and how students apply for financial aid will impact families and colleges over the next few …

College & University

How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …

LeBron James performing 'Purple Rain' as Prince wins Halloween

LeBron James —the NBA demigod they call King James — dressed as Prince for Halloween and performed "Purple Rain."<p>Yeah, you'll want to see …

Atlassian Splits Its JIRA Project Tracking Service Into 3 Standalone Offerings To Better Serve Non-Technical Teams

Atlassian, which according to recent reports secretly filed for an IPO last month, today announced a major update to its flagship JIRA project and issue tracking service. The company is breaking JIRA into three separate standalone products: JIRA Software for software teams; JIRA Core for business …

Valpo Mayor Costas in dispute with Burns Harbor Chief and Sheriff Reynolds over arrest

<b>By KEVIN NEVERS</b><p>Misdemeanor charges against a former VU athlete arrested over the weekend, during a saturation patrol of Valparaiso’s Hilltop …

What happens when a Mac devotee tries Windows 10?

Can a Mac diehard love Windows 10? I sought to find out.<p>I switched from Windows to Mac three and a half years ago, and I haven't looked back since. …

Windows 10

Feds fighting to keep cash seized from person never charged with crime

Federal prosecutors are battling in court to keep $167,000 in cash seized in a 2013 traffic stop, despite the motorist never being charged in the incident and the Obama administration clamped down this spring on such asset seizures and forfeitures.<p>The case -- which highlights the ongoing concerns …

Why Are So Many People Freaking Out About A Stock Market Crash In The Fall Of 2015?

By on August 19, 2015 • ( 1 Comment )<p>Is the stock market going to crash by the end of 2015? Of course stock market crashes are already happening in …

Retirement savings: how much is enough?

Sweeping reforms to retirement savings rules this year have put pensions in the spotlight, but half of UK workers still have no idea how much they …

Create a “Mastermind Group” to Help Your Career

Getting to the top of your field is a challenge, but it’s easier with the support of a strong peer network. A group of trusted colleagues – often known as a mastermind group – can provide honest feedback, help you refine your ideas, and share insights and leads. They can also inspire you with their …

How Often Should a Happy Couple Have Sex?

When a woman complains to her friends that she’s having a rough patch with her boyfriend, the first thing they’ll ask is if you’re still having sex, …

Opinion: Apple’s stock is now even more of a bargain after its recent slide

Are you a day trader? If so, this report may not be of any use. But the recent decline in Apple’s share price is just making its stock an even more …

Las Vegas' Cosmopolitan Hotel Finally Reports a Profit

For the first time since opening in 2010, The Cosmopolitan hotel-casino posted a quarterly profit.<p>The Las Vegas Strip high-rise earned $15.3 million …

USW Receives Initial Proposal from ArcelorMittal

The full USW negotiating committee met today with ArcelorMittal management for an overview of the company’s initial contract proposal.<p>Overall, the …

33 things that will definitely happen to you when moving to Chicago

Welcome to Chicago! Now go buy a parka. We kid—there's more to Chicago than punishing winters. When you first move to the city, you'll discover …

6 Yoga Poses For Anyone Who Sits At A Desk All Day

You may have heard the expression "sitting is the new smoking."<p>That's because too much sitting is associated with higher heart attack, metabolic syndrome, obesity and type 2 diabetes risk as well as earlier overall death. But for anyone with a desk job, sitting all day is hard to avoid.<p>There are …

Aetna Buys Humana For $37 Billion, But Deal Doesn't Add Up

The big are getting bigger: Aetna and Humana, the nation’s number three and number four health insurers by revenue, are merging.<p>Aetna will pay about $230 per share for Humana, in a $37 billion cash and stock deal, the largest-ever deal in the health insurance industry.<p>It’s also the latest major …

Health Care

Meditation 101: A Beginner's Guide Animation

Are you new to meditation, and interested in finding out how to start a practice? We'll walk you through the basics!

Modeling 'Safe' Spending Rates For Retirement Portfolios

Deaccumulation is the new new thing in finance for an obvious reason: the US population is aging, which means that retirement becomes an increasingly …

12 Ways to Meditate During the Day

You don’t need a big chunk of time to reap the benefits of meditation: Mindfulness is the no-nonsense method for taking control of your thoughts and …