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Hospitalizations linked to synthetic weed

New York state authorities have issued a health alert following a dramatic spike in hospital visits for synthetic marijuana-related emergencies. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that more than 160 patients in nine days have been rushed to hospitals.

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Why failure is so important to career success

Failure is not a dirty word. Yet for too many professionals, it's seen as something that should never happen to you - and if it does, you should be ashamed of it. Well, that's wrong.

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U.S.: 4 companies, 5 people broke Iran sanctions

Four companies and five people have been charged with violating U.S. sanctions on Iran just as American officials are working to use sanctions to persuade Iran to renounce any ambition to develop nuclear arms.

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America's highest paid CEO earns $285 million

Apparently GoPro's "extreme" culture even applies to how much money it pays its founder and CEO.

Nick Woodman, the surfer turned billionaire, is about to become the highest paid executive in America.

The 39-year-old GoPro CEO was awarded a package of...

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Verizon FIOS to let you pick, choose cable channels

Verizon FIOS will start letting customers opt in -- and out -- of the cable channels they get as part of their pay television service -- the first move by a major provider toward a la carte service.

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E-cig use triples among teens

Use of e-cigarettes among high school-aged children has tripled in the last year alone, according to a Center for Tobacco Products survey.

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Report: Comcast, Time Warner Cable merger in doubt

A Bloomberg report on Friday cast new doubts on Comcast's long-gestating bid to buy Time Warner Cable.

The news wire, citing anonymous sources, reported that "staff attorneys at the Justice Department's antitrust division are nearing a recommendation ...

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No more credit checks for NYC job seekers

Job seekers in New York City can now rest assured that their credit history won't impact their employment prospects.

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S'Mores Frappuccino coming to Starbucks

Combine the innocence of a childhood treat with the marketing genius of Starbucks and you get the S'Mores Frappuccino.

The specialty drink will hit stores on April 28. Bottles of the specialty flavor have been for sale in some grocery stores since las...

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Here's the only pot stock worth owning

The marijuana business is attracting a lot of interest from entrepreneurs, venture capitalists -- and consumers -- in states where pot is legal for recreational and/or medicinal use.

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Apple could be America's first $1 trillion company

Just 18 years ago Apple flirted with bankruptcy. Now it's trying to become America's first $1 trillion company.

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