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Washington D.C. Council passes bill limiting pot-testing employers

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Monday, December 08, 2014

Prospective employees would not have to submit a drug test until after receiving a job offer under the legislation.

 

Starbucks CEO aims to create a 'Willy Wonka of coffee' experience

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Friday, December 05, 2014

CNN: Opening this weekend in Seattle, the Starbucks Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room will be "beyond any coffee experience, or retail experience, anywhere in the world," Howard Schultz told CNN.

 

Amazon to sell diapers to Prime members

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Friday, December 05, 2014

TIME: The online-shopping giant is trying its hand at baby products available exclusively to members of its subscription service.

 

Study suggests killing wolves produces more livestock attacks

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Thursday, December 04, 2014

ASSOCIATED PRESS: A Washington State University study found that with each wolf killed, there was a 5 percent uptick in attacks on cattle and sheep.

 

North Korea a suspect in Sony hack

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Thursday, December 04, 2014

BLOOMBERG: A devastatingly thorough cyberattack on the media giant is leaving experts wondering who is responsible.

 

Chocolate-maker to phase out corn syrup

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Wednesday, December 03, 2014

DAILY MAIL: Hershey's currently uses a sugar and high-fructose corn syrup mix, but would like to replace or remove the unpopular-with-consumers artificial sweetener.

 

U.S. jobs market bucks global trend by steadily increasing in November

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Wednesday, December 03, 2014

REUTERS: While employment numbers are on the up and up, the average level of compensation continues to drop.

 

European banks expect rough times ahead

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Tuesday, December 02, 2014

BLOOMBERG: Several large banks lack the capital to avoid similar financial strife as was the case in 2008.

 

Amazon says it will use 15k robots to help during holidays

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Tuesday, December 02, 2014

CS MONITOR: The move is expected to help with efficiency during the franticly busy buying season. 

 

Intel hardware to be a part of Google Glass

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Monday, December 01, 2014

WSJ: Google is reportedly picking the Silicon Forest company's microprocessors to power the wearable gadget.

 

SCOTUS mulls whether Facebook threats are protected by First Amendment

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Monday, December 01, 2014

ASSOCIATED PRESS: The Court will determine whether angry online rants are free speech.

 

Ferguson bakery saved by crowdfunding

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

CNNMoney: An entrepreneur's business was trashed in the wake of the announcement that Darren Wilson would not be indicted. But a gofundme.com page has helped her salvage her bakery.

 

Obamacare yields more than 1M applicants in first week of open enrollment

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

CNBC: Officials call the first week a "solid start" while stressing they have a "lot of work to do" before deadline in February.

 
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