U.S. investigating AT&T and Verizon over claims of wireless collusion
The Justice Department reportedly issued demands to AT&T, Verizon and the GSMA, a mobile industry standards-setting group, for information on potential collusion to thwart a...
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New Mexico region launches outdoor recreation initiative
FARMINGTON, N.M. - Officials in northwestern New Mexico are teaming up as part of an effort to diversify the economy in a region that has been dependent for years on the oil...
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Mattel and Stanley Black & Decker skid while GE jumps
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: General Electric Co., up 55 cents to $14.54 The industrial conglomerate had a better first quarter than analysts...
3 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Company launches spring Alaska cruises to extend season
JUNEAU, Alaska - A small cruise ship company is already offering trips to Alaska as part of an effort to persuade the industry to set sail for the state earlier in the year...
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Pennsylvania payrolls hit record high, jobless rate flat
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania's payrolls crept to a record high in March as the unemployment rate remained flat for a 10th straight month. The state Department of Labor and...
4 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
The feds can't keep treating marijuana businesses as possibly criminal
If Congress won't simply legalize weed, it needs to clarify how federal law enforcement interacts with the pot industry
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Report: Oklahoma continues holding high wind energy marks
OKLAHOMA CITY - A recent report shows Oklahoma was among four states nationwide to generate at least 30 percent of the electricity produced inside state borders last year. The...
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Entrepreneur Aims To Raise $10 Million To Fund Black Tech Companies
A Black entrepreneur is looking to use his business as an avenue to fund tech companies created by African-Americans, Black Enterprise reported. Marceau Michel -creator of...
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Maryland gubernatorial candidate speaks at marijuana summit
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Maryland gubernatorial candidate Ben Jealous says marijuana should be fully legalized, and people who live in areas that have been the most negatively affected...
6 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Cannabis college: Marijuana offered as a major as pot becomes widely accepted
With marijuana rising as a legitimate industry, one university is recognizing the importance of pot and offering a major in it.
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Path to denuclearization? North Korea announces 6 pivotal decisions
Pyongyang has declared a new strategic course for the country, announcing an indefinite suspension of all nuclear and ballistic missile tests, in the run-up to the planned...
Mourners lining up to pay final respects to Barbara Bush
People waited in line for hours to be screened by security before boarding shuttle buses to attend a public viewing of the former first lady.
Oklahoma police department hosts 4/20 'contest' to find person with most pot
On April 20, a date often associated with marijuana, one Oklahoma police department is hosting a "contest" to give away prizes to the person who has the most marijuana.
North Korean leader: We no longer need nuclear tests, state-run media reports
Kim said that "under the proven condition of complete nuclear weapons, we no longer need any nuclear tests."
Scared, angry and demanding action: Hundreds walk out of Triangle schools in...
Students across the Triangle will walk out of their classes on Friday as part of National School Walkout Day to demand an end to gun violence.
Walmart tests new employee dress code at some stores
Walmart operates more than 5,000 stores and clubs across the U.S.
Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn't around for assault
Jurors got a look at Bill Cosby's travel records as his lawyers made the case that he never visited his mansion in the month he's of accused sexually assaulting a woman there.
Producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: DJ Avicii poses with TJX Rewards Platinum MasterCard Card holders at the MasterCard Lounge at Westwood One Backstage on February 13, 2016 in Los...
CDC's warning on E. coli outbreak expands to all romaine lettuce
Consumers anywhere in the United States who have store-bought romaine at home, including salads and salad mixes containing that lettuce, should throw it away immediately...
Student shot at high school in Ocala; suspected shooter in custody, deputies say
Deputies in Marion County are responding to a shooting at a high school in Ocala, officials said.