CHICAGO, May 22- Wal-Mart Stores Inc is pressing meat, seafood, dairy and egg suppliers to reduce the use of antibiotics, becoming the first large retailer to take such a public stand against the excessive use of drugs in raising farm animals. Wal-Mart, the country's biggest food retailer, is also telling suppliers not to raise animals in gestation crates or in...» Read More
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the HT Growth Fund, which plans to raise $100 million over the next two years for the legal marijuana market.
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Marijuana dispensing machine maker Medbox's stock is up 100 percent in the past month. Dr. Bruce Bedrick, Medbox CEO, looks at the growth curve the medical marijuana business could provide.
Patrick Kennedy, former Rhode Island congressman (D); Andrew Spanswick, Klean Treatment Centers CEO; and Danny Danko, High Times Senior Cultivation editor, discuss the negative impacts the legalization of marijuana may have.
Tony Verzura, RiverRock owner, discusses Colorado's rigorous pot licensing process and explains how the state is preparing for the rush of recreational buyers expected to hit February 1st.
Colorado has issued more than 300 licenses to marijuana dispensaries. Dan Danko, High Times Magazine senior editor, discusses how Colorado is properly regulating pot distribution and explains the rigorous application process to obtain a license.
CNBC's Jane Wells breaks down marijuana usage in Washington and Colorado, and explains how each state is handling weed-smoking visitors.
New York state lawmakers introduced a bill last week that would legalize the sale, regulation and taxation of marijuana.
Crystal Peoples-Stokes, Democratic New York Assembly member, discusses the failed war on drugs and her newly introduced marijuana regulation and taxation act that would regulate marijuana like alcohol.
Having an addict in the family presents a deeply troubling dilemma. How do you help those you love, while protecting your own financial future?
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the race to treat drug-resistant infections.
Ben Livingston, director of the Center for Legal Cannabis, discusses the legalization anniversary event.
A Colorado medical marijuana dispensary became the first business in the U.S. licensed to sell recreational marijuana.
An experimental GlaxoSmithKline drug, designed to fight heart disease in a new way, failed to meet its main goal in a major clinical study.
London-listed Shire has agreed to buy U.S. company ViroPharma for about $4.2 billion in cash.
The FDA proposed a new rule that would open up generic drugmakers to liability and apply some of the same regulations used for brand manufacturers.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Jon Fortt and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera debate the money to be made from the legalization of marijuana.
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Will.i.am talks to CNBC about the "failure" of the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program and how thousands of Americans are now in prison because of lack of opportunities in their neighborhood.
The FDA is expected to decide on whether to fast track Perjeta for early treatment of breast cancer by Oct. 31.