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GA senate to vote on legalizing medical marijuana

Medical marijuana is another step closer to being legal in Georgia. A state senate committee voted unanimously to put medical marijuana to a vote in the full senate next week.

Amazon increases price of Prime

The price of an Amazon Prime membership was raised Thursday, but only half as much as the online retailer had said it was considering a month ago.

Millennial generation is changing rental market

It’s the fastest growing part of the housing market you may not see in your neighborhood. New apartment buildings, popping up everywhere, now at the largest share of total new home construction since the 1970s.

Want a job? Try the pot industry

Seeking: web developer, marketing associate, and budtender.

Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper charged with sexual assault in Arizona

Former NFL star Darren Sharper has been charged in another sexual assault case -- this time in Arizona.

GM ignition switch issue surfaced in 2001

General Motors knew of an issue with its ignition switch several years before it has previously acknowledged.

Does medical marijuana equal bad parenting?

Shawnee Anderson's voice is shrill, quavering -- on the edge of desperate. She clutches her 11-month-old son, Sage, while trying to comprehend the situation unfolding in front of her.

'Veronica Mars': Will it score at box office like it did on Kickstarter?

Last year, "Veronica Mars" shattered crowdfunding records, and this weekend we'll find out if that translates to box office success.

States, federal government cracking down on for-profit colleges

When Hannah Benbow ran into problems with her for-profit college, she turned to the federal government for help -- but nothing happened.

Baby stops breathing on plane, prompts flight to divert through Houston

Andy Russick was on a flight to Phoenix late Tuesday when a man rushed up from the back of the plane and put a baby boy down next him.