It is not a direct threat to humans, but high levels of mercury in fog, could pose threats to animals and food supplies.
Heavy snow, downpours, twisters and record-breaking warmth — the country saw it all over the weekend. NBC News reports.
U.S. Christmas tree inventories are said to be tight after years of oversupply, and entering a "short supply" period.
Big cider brands such as Boston Beer's Angry Orchard and Woodchuck Cider have been affected by more competition and a slowdown in the sector.
As marijuana legalization heats up across the country, here's why the environment must be included in the debate, says Jennifer Carah.
As states move to legalize marijuana use, banks are caught in the middle. Here's what the Fed needs to about it, says Aaron Klein.
Senator Bernie Sanders filed a bill to end federal criminalization of marijuana, aiming to allow states make their own decisions without the federal government.
An investigation was underway Saturday in an E. coli outbreak linked to Chipotle restaurants in Washington state and Oregon.
Millennials will make up almost 50 percent of the workforce by 2020, find out how companies are attracting young employees.
Anheuser-Busch has acquired Los Angeles-based Golden Road Brewing, the largest craft brewer in Los Angeles County.
Scientists are fearing that a toxic bloom off the West Coast could last well into 2016, which would cripple fishing and tourism industries.
Farmers from drought-parched California are finding greener pastures in the Pacific Northwest. And so are buyers from China.
Las Vegas and Québec City have filed for new NHL franchises, but based on past expansion teams, they would face a daunting task.
Locales that have the lowest crime rates, good health systems and an inclusive society ranked highest in CNBC's annual survey.
The 10 costliest states to live in may surprise you. These places put hefty price tags on real estate, utility bills, gas and food prices.
Residents of the Beaver State are eager to brag about their quality of life. But it is one of the priciest states to live in.
A CNBC analysis shows that many states with the highest per capita in taxes are also seeing the most net migration to lower-tax states.
Some Oregon insurers want to keep their health plan premium increases moderate for next year, but the state wants them higher.
Some underwater borrowers are stuck in place, unable to sell without paying into their mortgages.
Microsoft will sell a bigger version of its new, wall-mounted video-conferencing and digital whiteboard device for $20,000.