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Washington state’s first government-sanctioned pot auction saw more than 300 pounds of marijuana sold to recreational retailers and processors for an estimated $600,000 on Saturday.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Washington’s First State-Sanctioned Pot Auction Sells 300 Pounds To Retailers

Washington state’s first government-sanctioned pot auction saw more than 300 pounds of marijuana sold to recreational retailers and processors for an estimated $600,000 on Saturday.

11/17/2014

File photo of a sign outside of a Starbucks coffee shop. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Starbucks Plans Delivery Option After Sales Fall Short

After reporting disappointing quarterly sales Thursday, Starbucks said it will offer a delivery option on its mobile app in select areas of the U.S starting next year.

10/31/2014

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Amazon Opening Facility In Chicago

Seattle-based Amazon Inc. says it plans to open its first facility in Illinois next year in a move that would create 1,000 jobs.

CBS Seattle–10/28/2014

Satya Nadella acknowledged an industry-wide problem but insists men and women are paid equally at the tech giant. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO: Company Has No Pay Gap Between Men And Women

Satya Nadella acknowledged an industry-wide problem but insists men and women are paid equally at the tech giant.

10/22/2014

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Microsoft’s CEO Nadella Gets $84M Pay Package

Microsoft has given its new CEO Satya Nadella a pay package worth $84.3 million, most of it in the form of long-term stock awards

CBS Seattle–10/20/2014

Microsoft CEO Launches Diversity Training To Create More Inclusive Culture (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO Launches Diversity Training To Create More Inclusive Culture

Microsoft’s CEO is continuing to try to repair damage caused by his gaffe last week at a women-in-computing conference. CEO Satya Nadella on Thursday sent a memo to staff saying all employees at Microsoft will receive expanded training on how to foster an inclusive culture.

10/17/2014

Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears looks to pass against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on October 12, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Report: Bears QB Jay Cutler Call’s Microsoft’s ‘Surface’ An ‘iPad Knockoff’

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler described Microsoft’s Surface as “Knockoff iPads,” according to CNET.

10/15/2014

A Cleveland Browns players uses the Microsoft Surface on the bench during a game. (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Report: Microsoft ‘Coaching’ NFL Announcers To Say ‘Surface,’ Not iPad

Before the start of this current NFL season, Microsoft paid the NFL $400 million to make its Microsoft Surface the official tablet of the NFL.

10/13/2014

Microsoft CEO Launches Diversity Training To Create More Inclusive Culture (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO: Women Don’t Need To Ask For A Raise

Satya Nadella suggested that not asking for raise creates “good karma” and that the “right raises” will follow them, even in the male-dominated tech industry.

10/09/2014

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European Union Broadens Corporate Tax Crackdown To Amazon

The probe adds another high-profile name to the list of companies targeted by the EU, which is already investigating Apple Inc., coffee chain Starbucks and the financial arm of carmaker Fiat.

CBS Seattle–10/07/2014

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Tax Havens For When You Win The Lottery

Suppose you won the lottery, what happens next? Check out these amazing tax havens where you can stow your money without worrying about the tax hit.

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CertaPro Painters To The Rescue

They came, they painted, they conquered. Lee Callahan here and I am thrilled with the expert work that CertaPro did on my living room and kitchen and front door. We loved our color, but we definitely needed […]

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