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Take a selfie, then eat it on a marshmallow!

Move over Kate Middleton! Younger brother James Middleton is stealing the spotlight with his candy business that prints Instagram and Facebook pictures on marshmallows.

Former U.S. spy becomes financial advisor

Matthew Mancuso feeds off complexity.

Facebook post leads to arrest of OR man for animal abuse

A Facebook post led to the arrest of a man accused of viciously slamming his brother's dog to the ground, according to the Linn County Sheriff's Office. The dog had to be put to sleep.

Ice Bucket Challenge raising money, awareness for ALS

SAN ANTONIO, TX -- It is a social media sensation that is sweeping the nation through YouTube and Facebook, and it is bringing enormous attention to a deadly disease, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

USBs get a makeover, now reversible

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- USBs are getting a big makeover -- and you're going to like the new look.

$9 million claim against O.J. Simpson up for auction

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Seventeen years after Ron Goldman's mother won a $9 million wrongful death judgment against O.J. Simpson, she is auctioning off the rights to the unpaid settlement.

CDC worker talks about fighting Ebola outbreak in Africa

 (CNN) -- There are nine of us from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention in Lagos, Nigeria.

How to recognize the signs of depression in your kids

(CNN) -- When we lose a beloved superstar like Robin Williams to an apparent suicide and learn he had been battling severe depression before his death, it's natural to think about our own loved ones.

Stanford professor becomes first woman to win math's highest honor

For the first time in history, a woman has received the highest honor in mathematics, often nicknamed the Nobel Prize of mathematics.

Inventor of pop-up ads says 'I'm sorry' for creating them

Hate pop-up ads? So does the guy who created them. Ethan Zuckerman worked for the webpage hosting site Tripod.com from 1994 to 1999, when it was struggling to develop a revenue model.

Tacoma, WA hosts pot business convention

The new marijuana laws in Washington state are driving innovation in business. Thousands of cannabis hopefuls are flocking to the CannaCon held at the Tacoma Dome to share ideas and get their names out in this new industry.

Ferguson Police name officer who shot Michael Brown

Police released the name of the officer who shot and killed an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Missouri over the weekend. Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Microsoft develops eye-controlled wheelchair for former Saint Steve Gleason

In late July a team at Microsoft were presented with a challenge by former New Orleans Saints star Steve Gleason: find a way to let him drive his wheelchair by using his eyes.

Synthetic drug overdoses force NH governor to declare state of emergency

The governor of New Hampshire has declared a state of emergency due to a popular synthetic drug.

Tensions in Ferguson cool, after Missouri Highway Patrol takes over

For the first time this week Ferguson, Missouri was calm, but not quiet, overnight.