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  • John Morgan: The man behind the medical pot drive

    John Morgan: The man behind the medical pot drive

    | 08/31/14 04:30 PM

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The worst day of John Morgan's life was when his brother snapped his neck diving into a Walt Disney World lagoon while working as a lifeguard. It left him a quadriplegic....
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  • Virginia facility processes crab blood for med tests

    Virginia facility processes crab blood for med tests

    | 08/31/14 11:08 AM

    CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) — The Port of Cape Charles is a study in contrasts: A major manufacturer of concrete construction components is located next to a natural area that protects habitat of a...
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  • Report faults New York's anti-smoking plan

    | 08/31/14 08:21 AM

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new report from the American Cancer Society says New York state needs to do more to prevent smoking. The Cancer Action Network at the American Cancer Society analyzed the...
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  • Tesla Motors dealing as states play factory poker

    Tesla Motors dealing as states play factory poker

    | 08/31/14 02:09 PM

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — From the start, little has been typical about Tesla Motors' plan for a $5 billion factory to make batteries for a new generation of electric cars. It's not just the project's...
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  • Cleveland welcomes growing field of server farms

    Cleveland welcomes growing field of server farms

    | 08/31/14 01:03 PM

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Northeast Ohio is hardly ready to usurp Silicon Valley as a high-tech mecca, but a growing number of data centers are choosing to locate in and around Cleveland to take advantage...
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  • Cool spring hurts Louisiana sugar crop

    | 08/31/14 12:01 PM

    THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — The cold spring is coming back to haunt local sugarcane farmers who are expecting a stunted crop and later harvest season. American Sugar Cane League executive director Jim...
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