The industrially useful marijuana relative has been banned for decades, but Colorado has opened the door to legal farming again.
Detroit and other population-drained cities are trying to attract foreigners to resettle empty neighborhoods.
Some people scoffed at Sen. Elizabeth Warren's proposal to cut them, but it's worth debating why grads aren't benefiting the way homebuyers are.
The government is selling a plane that for decades transported presidents, first ladies, foreign dignitaries and members of Congress.
The former veep's loss to Bush allowed him to focus on business. Selling Apple stock and Current TV added plenty to his coffers.
House Republicans say the move would give state and federal employees more flexibility. Opponents say it's just another way to cut paychecks.
The USGS has hiked its oil and natural gas reserve estimates for the region, and some experts say the bonanza could be even bigger.
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