Heesun Wee was a reporter for CNBC.com.
Lured by the growth of legal U.S. pot sales, cannabis incubators have emerged in Colorado and California to help entrepreneurs.
Chipotle's food safety issues are having an influence on diners moving away from artificial ingredients to clean food menus, like those offered at Panera Bread.
Food waste and trash in general are turning into such big problems that some cities are promoting in-sink garbage disposals to reduce food waste.
Adelanto is among the first California cities to permit commercial cultivation of marijuana. Inside the gold rush for large-scale marijuana farming.
A new scientific field focuses on virtual reality, like video games embedded with health messages such as 'Don't drink and drive.' Can it work?
As states move to raise the minimum wage to $15, some sharing economy companies are already championing higher pay and worker benefits.