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Which States Will Legalize Marijuana This Year And Next?

At the beginning of 2014, when Colorado became the first state to allow the sale of marijuana for recreational use, the whole world was watching. “It was insane,” says Toni Fox, owner of Denver’s 3D Cannabis Center, where the first sale happened. “On January 1, there were close to 200 reporters …

Cannabis

The 10 Best Instagram Fashion Moments of the Week: Kendall Jenner, Justin Bieber, and More

The countdown to New York Fashion Week has officially begun, but in the meantime, eye-catching images have been flooding our feed from all over the map. <b>Missy Elliot</b> stole the halftime show at the Super Bowl last weekend, and her backstage selfie with <b>Zoë Kravitz</b> reminded us why we love late nineties …

Bob Dylan chronicles roots of his music at gala in his honor | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Bob Dylan, known for playing concerts with barely a word spoken to his audience, gave a lengthy speech on Friday at a gala in his honor where he chronicled the roots of his music while also praising and ribbing famous figures.<p>The 73-year-old Dylan, considered by many …

Music

Cavendish races to Tour of Dubai title

Briton Mark Cavendish won the Dubai Tour after sprinting to victory in the fourth and final stage on Saturday.<p>The Etixx-Quick-Step rider began the day four seconds adrift of leader John Degenkolb but claimed 10 bonus seconds as he raced to win the stage, which finished at the world's tallest …

Road Cycling

You can now video chat with a salesperson before buying a phone or tablet from Google Play

Google is giving its online store the human touch. The Google Play store for devices like Nexus phones and tablets now has a new option to begin a video chat with a salesperson who can answer any questions you might have about Chromebooks, Android Wear, or other devices that Google sells directly …

Swiss franc turmoil leaves exporters on the downhill slope

Switzerland's skiing industry is among the casualties of the Swiss National Bank's shock currency move<p>Ed Eger sleeps with his phone on. When you’re in the foreign exchange business, events around the globe can require a fast response.<p>At 4.40am Eger was jolted out of bed in Canada by a call from a …

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