U.S. Could Back 1st Pot-Derived Medicine, And Some Are WorriedA pharmaceutical company is getting closer to a decision on whether the government will approve the first prescription drug derived from the marijuana plant.
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.
Drunk Couple Arrested After Accidentally Hitting SOS Button With Drugs In CarAn intoxicated man and woman accidentally pushed their car's SOS button, prompting police to respond - and arrest them.
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.
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.
Teacher Allegedly Leaves 4-Year-Old Alone To Buy MarijuanaAuthorities say a Florida elementary school teacher left a 4-year-old child alone while she went to buy marijuana.
Should Employers Keep Testing Workers For Pot?Most employers screen job applicants for marijuana use, even in states where it's legal for medical and recreational use. That has some experts arguing that the practice is a waste of time.