Dank, a shadowy but widely sold illegal marijuana vape is drawing the attention of investigators looking into a rash of mysterious lung illnesses around the U.S.
Northwest Metro Drug Task Force/Minnesota Departments of Public Safety via AP
AP News
October 04, 2019 - 10:43 am
It's a widely known vape cartridge in the marijuana economy, but it’s not a licensed brand. And it’s got the kind of market buzz no legitimate company would want.
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Spicy beef barbacoa tacos
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October 03, 2019 - 12:16 pm
It's National Taco Day tomorrow and the taco gods have blessed you with all the little tacos you could ever want. Here's where you can bask in the glory of free and budget-friendly tacos on this fine day.
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Chocolate beer
D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc.
October 02, 2019 - 4:47 pm
For the parents who jealously watch their trick-or-treating children dive into pillowcases full of Halloween candy, Hershey and Yuengling are thinking of you. Read more about the Yuengling Hershey's Chocolate Porter here.
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ACCT Philly
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John McDevitt
October 02, 2019 - 4:20 pm
ACCT Philly, has new operational protocols in place thanks to several national shelter medicine experts, who are training staff how to improve the care of their animals. Read more here.
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Microsoft is set to show off new products at its annual Surface event, including a refreshed Surface Pro, a foldable device and a smart speaker.
Microsoft via CNN
October 02, 2019 - 12:32 pm
Several years after Microsoft began retreating from the smartphone market, the company now appears to be trying to break back in. Microsoft teased a new phone at its annual Surface press event on Wednesday.
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Harland and Wolff, the Northern Ireland shipyard that built the Titanic, has been rescued from bankruptcy.
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October 01, 2019 - 12:25 pm
Harland and Wolff, the Northern Ireland shipyard that built the Titanic, has been rescued from bankruptcy. A UK energy company, InfraStrata, said Tuesday that it had agreed to buy the 158-year old Belfast shipyard and its assets for £6 million ($7.3 million).
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The Renaissance Center, headquarters of General Motors, on the Detroit River in downtown Detroit.
Mary Schroeder, Special to the Free Press
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 11:14 am
A parts shortage caused by a strike by the United Auto Workers union has forced General Motors to shut down its pickup truck and transmission factories in Silao, Mexico.
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Kyle Easley and Bryheim Murray run BK Partners
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Cherri Gregg
October 01, 2019 - 8:19 am
House flipping is big business in Philadelphia. But a pair of home grown real estate investors identified in a recent newspaper article as the latest example of the practice of "exploiting the poor and poorly informed" are defending themselves.
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Women select clothing at an American fast fashion retailer Forever 21 which is offering clearance discounts at a shopping mall after it pulled out from China's market, in Beijing.
Andy Wong/AP Photo, File
AP News
September 30, 2019 - 6:45 am
Low-price fashion chain Forever 21, a one-time hot destination for teen shoppers that fell victim to its own rapid expansion and changing consumer tastes, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
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Employees at the marijuana retailer Bridge City Collective in Portland, Ore., can be seen setting up the store for the day behind a row of marijuana products for sale there.
Gillian Flaccus/AP Photo
AP News
September 26, 2019 - 11:01 am
Vaping products, one of the fastest-growing segments of the legal marijuana industry, have taken a hit from consumers as public health experts scramble to determine what's causing a mysterious and sometimes fatal lung disease among people who use e-cigarettes.
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