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Whole Foods Exec: No Tattoo Shops Planned for New Chain Yet

By Candice Choi | May 1
Whole Foods is prepping for the launch of its hipster new grocery chain. But shoppers won't be able to get a tattoo with their cheese just yet.

Alaska Weighing Rules to Allow Use of Pot At Licensed Stores

LEGAL | By Becky Bohrer | May 1
Alaska could soon become the first state in the nation to allow on-site consumption of marijuana in some businesses that will sell pot.

Cats at Japan's 'Cat Cafes' Now Allowed to Stay Up Till 10

CORPORATE | By Mari Yamaguchi | May 1
Felines at Japan's popular "cat cafes" are now allowed to stay up until 10 p.m. to interact with customers.

How Amazon Convinced You to Pay Up for Shopping

By Mae Anderson | Apr 30
Amazon is clearly entering its Prime. Meaning, of course, its $100 annual membership program, now a decade old, which has accomplished the remarkable feat of convincing millions of people to pay an annual fee to shop.

New Threat to U.S. Airlines?

CORPORATE | Apr 30
Norwegian flights could be headed towards to the United States, and American airlines are not happy about it.

Yahoo Reshuffles Board in Truce with Rebellious Shareholder

CORPORATE | By Michael Liedtke | Apr 29
Yahoo has reached a truce with an activist investor threatening to oust CEO Marissa Mayer and the rest of its board, removing a major distraction as the company evaluates bids to buy its Internet operations.

What's Behind Apple's 1st Revenue Drop in 13 Years?

CORPORATE | Apr 29
Apple's quarterly revenue was down about 13 percent, dropping from $58 billion to $50.6 billion.

Will Target Bathroom Policy Boycott Impact Retail Giant?

CORPORATE | Apr 29
The boycott pledge was started by the American Family Association, a conservative Christian group.

SpaceX Aims to Send 'Red Dragon' Capsule to Mars in 2018

SCIENCE | By Marcia Dunn | Apr 28
The company's billionaire founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced Wednesday via Twitter that he plans to send a Dragon capsule to land on the red planet as early as 2018.

Valeant CEO to Tell Congress He Regrets Drug Price Hikes

By Matthew Perrone | Apr 28
The outgoing CEO of embattled drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals will tell lawmakers Wednesday that he was "too aggressive" and regrets drastically hiking prices for several critical medicines.

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