• Cherry maker CEO kills himself amid drug raid Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 3:39 PM ET

    Arthur Mondella, president and CEO of Dell's Maraschino Cherries, killed himself Tuesday during a drug raid.

  • The 3rd state where pot smokers can light up is... Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 10:23 AM ET
    Alaska Cannabis Club CEO Charlo Greene prepares to roll a joint at the medical marijuana dispensary in Anchorage, Alaska. On Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, Alaska will become the third state in the nation to legalize marijuana.

    Adult Alaskans can now not only keep and use pot, they can transport, grow it and give it away.

  • Kosher kush could be coming to New York Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 10:19 AM ET
    Kosher Kush?

    Several enterprises are angling for kosher certification for edible medical marijuana products. The Forward reports.

  • Why pot gives people the 'munchies' Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 12:16 PM ET

    Marijuana might make brain cells that normally suppress the appetite reverse their behavior and encourage eating, says a new study.

  • It's hot for Valentine's, and it'll get you high Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 1:42 PM ET

    This Valentine's Day there's a boost in sales of pot chocolates along with other cannabis products.

  • How to eat marijuana  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM ET

    Ata Gonzalez, whose GFarmaLabs sells cannabis infused chocolates popular for Valentine's Day, explains how to eat pot without overdoing it.

  • What Californians want in pot  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM ET

    Ata Gonzalez, GFarmaLabs, discusses what his California customers are looking for in pot food products.

  • This pot grower facing bankruptcy  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 11:45 AM ET

    There's too much legal pot in Washington, and too few places to sell it, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Washington has more pot than it can smoke Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 10:53 AM ET
    Micah Sherman, and Nicole Graf, who moved from Brooklyn, N.Y., to cultivate cannabis, care for the "mother plants" which will seed their 7,000-square-foot indoor farm in a warehouse south of Seattle, last March, in Olympia, Wash.

    Growers who jumped into the new legal market hoping to make a killing in cannabis are now getting killed by a glut of product.

  • Washington has too much pot  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 8:36 AM ET

    Is a marijuana glut growing in the Evergreen State? CNBC's Jane Wells checks it out.

  • US pot may be solving Mexico's murder problem Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 11:08 AM ET
    Mexican soldiers stand amidst poppy flowers and marijuana plants during an operation at Petatlan hills in Guerrero state, Mexico.

    Mexican marijuana growers are losing out as legal weed proliferates across the United States—and this helps Mexico, Global Post reports.

  • The CNBC Crowdfinance Vice Average Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 6:00 AM ET

    This list represents the largest capital commitments raised by private U.S. companies actively listed on equity crowdfunding platforms.

  • This state could be next to legalize pot Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 12:46 PM ET

    Vermont could become the first state in history where elected officials directly legalize pot, USA TODAY reports.

  • Jury still out on legal pot: Colorado governor Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 8:46 AM ET
    Gov. John Hickenlooper at the 2015 WEF in Davos Switzerland.

    States around the U.S. should be cautious when considering the legalization of marijuana, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper tells CNBC.

  • Colorado's great pot debate  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 7:33 AM ET
    John Hickenlooper at the 2015 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    We've made real progress, says Gov. John Hickenlooper, (D-Colo.), discussing his state's efforts to regulate recreational marijuana.

  • Hickenlooper: Federal pot regulation needed  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 7:33 AM ET
    Gov. John Hickenlooper at the 2015 WEF in Davos Switzerland.

    Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper explains why the marijuana business needs more government regulation.

  • Meet San Francisco's new weed of the month club Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 4:02 PM ET

    Marvina is a premium cannabis provider that offers a monthly delivery service of marijuana to consumers in San Francisco.

  • Potpreneurs hit their newest legal hurdle: The IRS Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 3:18 PM ET
    Attendees at the Cannabis Tax and Law Symposium in San Diego.

    Owners of recreational pot operations are preparing to file their first federal tax returns and they're learning some hard lessons.

  • Pot industry pays IRS in cash?  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 2:00 PM ET

    CPAs, tax attorneys, and business owners in the marijuana industry gather in San Diego to find ways to pay the IRS on profits considered illegal by the federal government. With bank accounts hard to come by, some pay in cash, especially in Colorado, where the IRS allows it.

  • Peter Thiel's fund buys into marijuana business Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 2:19 AM ET

    Peter Thiel's Founders Fund is investing in Privateer Holdings, a marijuana company that owns several pot-related brands.