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Eeee Minor Gene Estribou
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Michael Blue (left) and Brendan Kennedy, cofounders of Privateer Holdings, which has just raised $7 million from investors. Keith Brofsky/Courtesy of Colehour + Cohen hide caption

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Private Equity Fund Eyes The Business Of Pot

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's plans for reviving Japan's ailing economy are yielding mixed results so far. Koji Sasahara/AP hide caption

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'Abenomics' Serving Up The Same Old Medicine In Japan?

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A homeless man collects cans on Waikiki Beach in 2010 in Honolulu. Under a new pilot program, some homeless people will get help from the state to reunite with relatives on the mainland. Marco Garcia/AP hide caption

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Hawaii Homeless Initiative Would Send Some Back To Mainland

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Shiny Shell Lullaby (Pupu Hinuhinu) Keola & Kapono Beamer
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Zwetschgendatschi is the Bavarian word for plum cake. The dessert uses Damson plums, which are only in season for a few weeks each year. Courtesy of Gesine Bullock-Prado hide caption

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Zwetschgendatschi, A Mouthful That Captures The Perfect Plum

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Bloody Sunday Walkup Jason Moran
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The new Moto X launched Thursday in New York City. Bryan Bedder/Getty Images hide caption

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Google Ups Its Game Against Apple With New Smartphone

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What Poisoned Pomegranates Tell Us About Food Safety

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Worshippers at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek. The Aug. 5, 2012, shooting tragedy has brought some Sikhs closer to their faith. Erin Toner/WUWM hide caption

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Sikhs Remember Tragedy By Embracing Faith

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Cyclists honor Moscow's history while escaping the traffic during the annual Velonoch, or "Bike Night." Mikhail Metzel/AP hide caption

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Cyclists Take Nighttime Ride Through Moscow's History

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Skiers Jessie Diggins (from left), Kikkan Randall and Sadie Bjornsen finish practice. During the summer, they ski on Eagle Glacier to prepare for competition. It's one of the few places where skiers can train on snow during the summer. Annie Feidt/Alaska Public Radio Network hide caption

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Glacier Helps U.S. Ski Team Drift Ahead Of Competition

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Charlie Riley Barbara Higbie
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