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Oregon marijuana fans look to cash in on new law

PORTLAND, Ore., July 3 - More than a thousand marijuana enthusiasts and entrepreneurs met in Oregon on Friday to swap samples, contacts and business tips in hopes of profiting from the state's new law allowing the recreational use of pot.

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UPDATE 1-Colorado crash of medical transport helicopter kills pilot

July 3 - A medical transport helicopter crashed during a take-off on Friday in Colorado, killing the pilot and seriously injuring two others on board, authorities said.

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Pilot killed in Colorado crash of medical transport helicopter

July 3 - A medical transport helicopter crashed during a take-off on Friday in Colorado, killing the pilot and seriously injuring two others onboard, according to media reports.

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UPDATE 1-Aetna's Humana deal to bring scrutiny on other insurer tie-ups -experts

NEW YORK, July 3 - Aetna Inc's $37 billion deal to buy smaller health insurer Humana Inc will face rigorous scrutiny from U.S. regulators, which antitrust experts said could also make other large-scale mergers in the sector more difficult.

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Aetna's Humana deal to bring scrutiny on other insurer tie-ups -experts

NEW YORK, July 3 - Aetna Inc's $37 billion deal to buy smaller health insurer Humana Inc will face rigorous scrutiny from U.S. regulators, which antitrust experts said could also make other large-scale mergers in the sector more difficult.

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Crop sowing accelerates on surplus monsoon rains

MUMBAI - Ample monsoon rainfall in June accelerated planting of main crops such as rice and cotton, government data showed on Friday, though the current dry spell could slow down the pace of sowing in coming weeks.