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  • Cannabis Expo: Pet food & more     Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 8:57 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports from the East Coast Cannabis Business Expo, on one pot entrepreneur taking CBD, which is an extract of the hemp plant, and putting it in pet food.

  • Marijuana measures spark business 'green rush' Saturday, 11 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Nearly 10 percent of Americans go to work high, according to a survey.

    As more Americans tap legalized pot, entrepreneurs are lining up to offer marijuana-based products and services.

  • Seed money: 'Ganjapreneurs' compete for investors Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    "The Marijuana Show" allows for pot-entrepreneurs to compete for rare investment opportunities for their start-up ideas.

  • Weed, Inc.: The business of legal marijuana     Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Medical marijuana, which is legal in 23 states and Washington, D.C., and recreational marijuana -- legal in Colorado and Washington State -- bring dispensaries and states healthy revenues, via taxes and fees. Watch a 90-second overview of the business of legal marijuana by the numbers.

  • Chasing a slice of the lucrative pot pie Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 1:06 PM ET

    There’s money to be made on medicinal and recreational marijuana purchases, amid state legalization. But entrepreneurs also have plenty of hurdles to clear.

  • Reporter quits on air...with F bomb Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    Anchorage TV reporter Charlo Green commits career suicide, live on the air, for a higher calling—pot.

  • Stoners on the job: Nearly 10% went to work high Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 2:42 PM ET

    A new survey has found 10 percent of American workers have showed up to their jobs high. Are you surprised? Here’s what employers can do about it.

  • Stoners on the job: Nearly 10% go to work high     Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    Showing up to work high? You're not alone. A new report has found nearly 1 in 10 Americans are showing up to work high on marijuana. The Squawk Box crew discusses the story.

  • High times in the workplace     Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    According to a new report nearly ten percent of Americans go to work high, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers.

  • Pot franchise unlikely at Virgin: Richard Branson Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 9:12 AM ET
    Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder and chairman

    While calling for the decriminalization of drugs, Sir Richard Branson tells CNBC he does not see the Virgin Group getting into the business of legalized pot.

  • War on drugs has been a disaster: Branson     Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:45 AM ET

    Discussing decriminalizing drugs, with Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group chairman & CEO. The way to deal with it is to treat drugs as a health problem, says Branson.

  • Beverly Hills Cannabis Club: High-net-worth pot? Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    Cheryl Shuman hopes to change public perception about marijuana use and is asking high-net-worth circles to fund her efforts.

  • Beverly Hills 'high' life     Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Pot entrepreneur Cheryl Shuman, Cheryl Shuman Inc. CEO, discusses marijuana culture and legislation, and goes behind the scenes of the Beverly Hills Cannabis Club.

  • Legal use of marijuana clashes with job rules Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 10:40 AM ET
    Brandon Coats, who was fired for violating Dish Network’s drug-free workplace rules, despite having a medical marijuana card, in Denver, Aug. 28, 2014. Coats and other users are discovering that marijuana’s recent strides toward the legal and cultural mainstream are running aground at the office.

    Even as 23 states allow medical or recreational marijuana, experts say most businesses are keeping their drug-free policies. The NYT reports.

  • A firefighter from Cosumnes Fire Department monitors a back fire while battling the Rim Fire on August 22, 2013 in Groveland, California.

    A wildfire burning through dense forest in California has destroyed more than 11,000 acres and injured eight firefighters. But what about all those illegal marijuana farms? CNBC's Jane Wells reports.

  • Up in smoke: California wildfire torches pot crops Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 3:43 PM ET
    An Air National Guard helicopter moves in to make a water drop as the Lodge Fire between Legget and Laytonville jumps the Eel River and moves upslope, Friday Aug. 8, 2014.

    Mendocino County is known for growing marijuana, most of it illegal, and a lot of it is on fire.

  • Inside Eaze, San Francisco's 'Uber for weed' Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 11:54 AM ET

    Eaze delivery is free to patients, and the medical marijuana dispensaries pay a fee to for bringing the clinics new customers.

  • Pot delivery right to your door     Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 10:48 AM ET

    Keith McCarty, Eaze founder & CEO, discuss his on-demand health care delivery technology that will automate patient verification and driver dispatch to hand deliver marijuana.

  • Women find sexual help...with cannabis? Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 4:19 PM ET

    A company, Foria, has started selling a cannabis-infused topical oil for women that the company claims will "unlock profound pleasures."

  • Advertising weed sign of 'high' times?     Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    Brendan Kennedy, Privateer Holdings CEO, discusses the growing support among mainstream Americans to legalize pot. It's time for politicians and bureaucrats to catch up with the rest of America, says Kennedy.