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.
CNBC's John Harwood takes a look at the U.S. Senate race in Colorado between incumbent Democrat Mark Udall and Republican challenger Representative Cory Gardner.
The U.S. Senate race in Colorado between Democrat Mark Udall and Republican challenger Representative Cory Gardner could be determined by jobs and the strength of the U.S. economy. CNBC's John Harwood reports the details.
There’s money to be made on medicinal and recreational marijuana purchases, amid state legalization. But entrepreneurs also have plenty of hurdles to clear.
As hotels prices rise through fall, travelers are expected to hit the road, lured by new hotels, Ferrari driving packages and upgraded attractions.
Dancing with drag queens or indulging in cuisine from war zones are just a couple of off-the-mark dining attractions one can experience in the U.S.
New housing data show the consumer environment is still healthy, investment pros tell CNBC.
CNBC's Jane Wells looks at the strong demand for legal weed in Colorado. Wells says the state of Colorado has 485,000 monthly users, but tax collection is way below estimates.
Farm-to-table meals have become so popular that hotels are now getting in the game by offering prepared meals using food hooked or shot by guests.
Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Kodiak Oil& Gas for $3.8 billion, becoming the largest producer in North Dakota's Bakken shale play.
Months into Colorado's legal marijuana experiment, the state is getting a handle on the market's size. It's pretty big.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
Lines were already forming in front of the lucky few stores in Washington state that got last-minute approval to sell.
The issuance of the retail licenses marked a major step that's been 20 months in the making.
Colorado's increased tax revenue can help the state vigorously regulate the industry, Gov. John Hickenlooper told CNBC's "Closing Bell."
Governor John Hickenlooper, (D-Colo.), discusses business and innovation in the state of Colorado, and comments on New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's position on medical marijuana.
Veteran U.S. Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi narrowly defeated challenger Chris McDaniel in a runoff election.
Colorado is trying to outbid rival states like Florida and New Mexico for a bigger slice of the commercial aerospace industry pie.
High-tech business formation is happening in those states funneling dollars to R&D. Here's a look at states on the forefront of change.
Entrepreneurs have 50 options when it comes to forming a business, and some states do more than others when it comes to making their pitch.