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Seaweed: ‘Adventurous' and a $6.4 billion industry

Jan 21, 2015
It's not just a sushi roll wrapper anymore. It's everywhere.
Posted In: seaweed, farming, Food
Kelly Rowland, Beyonce and Michelle Williams perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show.

The other Super Bowl halftime show ... on YouTube

Jan 21, 2015
YouTube stars are very influential among teens, and that means ad revenue.
Posted In: Beyonce, Super Bowl, YouTube
Edvard Munch's "The Scream" is auctioned at Sotheby's  in 2012  in New York City.

Auction houses filled with high-end art – and drama

Jan 20, 2015
The art world, "where insider trading ... is completely legal and actually frequently practiced."
Posted In: art, auctions, sotheby's
"Wheel of Fortune' host Pat Sajak interviews Josh Woo before the start of his game. "

Game-show winner pulls back the curtain on prizes

Jan 20, 2015
"Wheel of Fortune" contestant reveals how shows come up with prizes – and why he gave a big one back.
Posted In: game shows, Jeopardy, Wheel of Fortune, The Price is Right, Taxes
If you won $41,400 cash on a game show, you'd be that stunned, too.

Winner reveals inside scoop on game show prizes

Jan 20, 2015
Besides "getting taxed," name something that happens with game show winnings.
Posted In: game shows, Jeopardy, Wheel of Fortune, The Price is Right
A Mobil station in early January in Livonia, Michigan.

Gasoline prices are all over the map

Jan 20, 2015
Why does gas costs about 50 percent more in New York than Missouri? It's complicated.
Posted In: gas station, gas prices, New York, Oil
A snowplow in Winthrop, Massachusetts.

Want to track a snowplow? There's an app for that.

Jan 19, 2015
Data delivered via smartphone can show skeptics that snowplow drivers are doing their jobs. Or not.
Posted In: snow plow, app, winter
President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech last year.

How Obama plans to tax the biggest banks

Jan 19, 2015
Obama plans to raise millions by upping taxes on the rich and going after banks.
Posted In: Taxes, State of the Union, Banks
A patient prepares to undergo an MRI.

Momentum builds to repeal medical device tax

Jan 19, 2015
An army of well-funded lobbyists rallies to end a $3 billion-a-year tax.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, lobbyists, medical device industry
Biya Lhid and the Moroccan Hanbel she made.

Anou, the accessible Etsy of Morocco

Jan 19, 2015
New website launched in Morocco helps rural artisans set their wares.
Posted In: Morocco, artisans, crafts, Etsy, anou

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