Richard Price

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Marijuana companies struggle to find a place to put their green

For some in the marijuana business, going legit is turning out to be harder than it looks.<p>A widely recognized benefit of marijuana legalization is …

Laughing all the way ... out of depression

The dentist's office might be the last place you'd look to find a quick cure for an implacable bout of depression. But new research suggests that laughing gas -- the mixture of nitrous oxide and oxygen that eases the pain and anxiety of having dental work -- may help banish treatment-resistant …

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St. Louis Rams, Police Disagree Over 'Apology' for Players' Ferguson Gesture

A St. Louis Rams official reached out to local police Monday, a day after five players from the team entered their home field with their arms raised …

Deflation Is Going To Cause A Scary New Kind Of Debt Crisis

Here he talks to Merryn Somerset Webb about the next deflationary bust - why it's coming, what it means for you, and how you can survive it.<p><b>Merryn Somerset Webb:</b> Let's start at the beginning. You are a firm believer, as I understand it, in the idea that we live in a deflationary environment and …

Ferguson protests focus on retailers for Black Friday

A group of African Americans, including some Hollywood power players, are calling for a retail boycott on Black Friday in a movement that is gaining …

Fears that ‘dangerous’ Switzerland referendum could spark gold rush

Poll could force Swiss central bank to triple reserves, leading to price of gold soaring on international markets, experts say<p>The Swiss like referendums: there were 11 last year and there have been nine more this year, on subjects ranging from who pays for abortions to whether the state should buy …

Obama: 'We are and always will be a nation of immigrants. We were strangers once too'

Barack Obama used a heartfelt televised address to the nation on Thursday to explain his decision to enact sweeping immigration reforms that will shield from deportation almost five million people currently living in the country illegally.<p>In an emotional broadcast from the White House, the …

Kansas City vs. San Francisco: How the Rival World Series Cities Stack Up

The baseball season all comes down to this -- one final game tonight to decide 2014’s champion: the Kansas City Royals against the San Francisco …

9 Books Bill Gates Thinks Everyone Should Read

While Bill Gates has a schedule that's planned down to the minute, the entrepreneur-turned-billionaire-humanitarian still gobbles up about a book a week.<p>Aside from a handful of novels, they're mostly nonfiction books covering his and his foundation's broad range of interests. A lot of them are …

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The Entrancing Cinemagraph Creations of Julien Douvier

The cinemagraph genre is one of the most exciting to follow because, unlike almost every other type of “photography” (in quotes since you they aren’t …

Alabama high school says NSA was monitoring students on social media

An alleged phone call from the NSA prompted public school officials in an Alabama school district to launch a surveillance program to monitor …

Surgeons Get 'Dress Rehearsals' with 3D-Printed Body Parts

Though doctors spend decades perfecting their crafts, they don’t exactly get dress rehearsals when it comes to performing complex surgeries on …

14 Bad Habits That Drain Your Energy

Lack of sleep isn't the only thing sapping your energy.<p>Little things you do (and don't do) can exhaust you both mentally and physically, which can …

Warren Buffett Reveals His No. 1 Investment Strategy That Anyone Can Follow

Warren Buffett has made his fortune by investing; his net worth stands at $53.5 billion, as estimated by Forbes, gained through a lifetime spent …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

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Obama administration knew millions could not keep their health insurance

President Obama repeatedly assured Americans that after the Affordable Care Act became law, people who liked their health insurance would be able to keep it. But millions of Americans are getting or are about to get cancellation letters for their health insurance under Obamacare, say experts, and …

Shake: Hilarious High-Speed Photographs of Dogs Shaking by Carli Davidson | Colossal

<p>Published just today, Shake is a new book of photos from Portland-based photographer Carli Davidson who used a high speed camera to capture …

Debt Still Bedevils Economy Five Years After Financial Crisis

It’s been five years since since Lehman Bros. declared bankruptcy. What, exactly, has changed? As every sentient biped knows, the developed world entered a financial crisis in 2008, but the Lehman bankruptcy marked the beginning and, as it turned out, the end of the Great Deleveraging.<p>Looking …

Controversial Iowa Law Raises Questions Over Gun Permits for the Blind

An Iowa law allowing the legally or completely blind to acquire permits to carry guns in public has stirred up debate as to whether or not the …

Captain Kirk reacts to Miley Cyrus

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3-D printing booms, triggers rush for patents

It printed a gun that shot six times before falling apart. It crafted jewelry, custom prosthetics and spare machine parts. And, perhaps unbelievably, it spit out living embryonic cells.<p>3-D printing, limited only by our imagination, is undergoing a patent boom. Goldman Sachs recently cited 3-D …