Study: Fatal Drug-Related Crashes Now Outpacing Drunk Driving CrashesAccording to a new report in 2016, alcohol was involved in 38 percent of driver deaths while 44 percent of drivers killed tested positive for drugs.
Deputies Destroy More Than 3K Marijuana Plants In East TexasAuthorities have destroyed more than 3,100 marijuana plants after an East Texas landowner reported finding an illegal campsite with trees cleared and an irrigated pot-growing operation.
Study Finds More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around ChildrenAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said that they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Marijuana Growers Turning To Hemp As CBD Extract ExplodesA glut of legal marijuana is driving Oregon pot prices to rock-bottom levels, prompting some nervous growers to start pivoting to another type of cannabis to make ends meet — one that doesn't come with a high.
Report: Legal Marijuana Boosts Government Revenue, But Just A LittleA new report finds that legalizing and taxing marijuana boosts revenue for state and local governments, but not by much.
Desperate To Hire, More Businesses Open Door To Pot SmokersMarijuana testing — a fixture at large American employers for at least 30 years — excludes too many potential workers, experts say, at a time when filling jobs is more challenging.
Driver Accused Of Transporting 50 Pounds Of Marijuana From HoustonAuthorities say a New Orleans woman had more than 50 pounds of marijuana in her car during a traffic stop.
Pot Politics: Schumer Joins Politicians Rethinking MarijuanaThe top Senate Democrat is using marijuana's informal holiday to announce a change of heart about the drug, another sign of the growing political acceptance of pot.