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Former Microsoft manager wants to create pot brand

SEATTLE -- A former Microsoft executive plans to create the first U.S. national marijuana brand, with cannabis he hopes to eventually import legally from Mexico, and said he was kicking off his business by acquiring medical pot dispensaries in three U.S. states.<p>Jamen Shively, a former Microsoft …

Rafael Benítez finally earns grudging respect of Chelsea fans

In the end it was as if exhaustion enveloped them all. Chelsea's victorious players, the majority suited and booted but all with winners' medals …

St. Louis Rams' New Emphasis on Speed Shows in 2013 Offseason Moves

Both trenches needed to be dealt with before the St. Louis Rams would be able to fully benefit from the presence of the peripheral pieces on the perimeter. It’s not because the Rams had a ton of accomplished weapons that were unfortunately going underutilized—they didn’t—but adding talent on the …

Charles Woodson to visit Raiders next week, per report

Still in search of a new contract, is Oakland the answer for Charles Woodson?<p>Veteran cornerback is expected to visit the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, according to ESPN's Josina Anderson. An official schedule hasn't been determined yet, but Woodson's agent did report he received an invite.<p>After …

Why Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce Decision Will Define the Next Decade

Paul Pierce is the Boston Celtics.<p>At least that’s been the case for the last decade and a half. Envisioning a Celtics squad without The Truth is almost unimaginable.<p>However, it just might be the reality facing Boston fans as soon as next season.<p>While Pierce is set to enter the final year of his …

Maloofs agree to deal to sell Kings to Vivek Ranadive, according to report

The Maloof family has sold the Kings to the Sacramento group, with an official announcement expected to be made Friday, according to published reports.<p>The Maloof family has apparently completed its sale of the Sacramento Kings to the Vivek Ranadive-led Sacramento based group. After a long process …