Marijuana

FILE- In this July 19, 2018, file photo Brendan Kennedy, third from right in front, CEO and founder of British Columbia-based Tilray Inc., a major Canadian marijuana grower, leads cheers as confetti falls to celebrate his company's IPO (TLRY) at Nasdaq in New York. Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month, leading to giant gains for Canada-based companies listed on U.S. exchanges. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
September 21, 2018 - 2:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Reefer Madness has gripped Wall Street. Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month, leading to giant gains for Canada-based companies listed on U.S. exchanges. Some experts are concerned that the ending will be a buzzkill. Billions of...
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In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, workers finish exhibits at the Cannabition cannabis museum in Las Vegas. The museum celebrating all things cannabis with displays that include a glass bong taller than a giraffe and huggable faux marijuana buds is the newest tourist attraction in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
September 20, 2018 - 3:17 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A glass bong taller than a giraffe. Huggable faux marijuana buds. A pool full of foam weed nuggets. Las Vegas' newest attraction — and Instagram backdrop — is a museum celebrating all things cannabis. Nobody will be allowed to light up at Cannabition when it opens Thursday because...
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In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, Gabe Williams works on a exhibit at the Cannabition cannabis museum in Las Vegas.
(AP Photo/John Locher)
September 20, 2018 - 2:44 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A glass bong taller than a giraffe. Huggable faux marijuana buds. A pool full of foam weed nuggets. Las Vegas' newest attraction — and Instagram backdrop — is a museum celebrating all things cannabis. Nobody will be allowed to light up at Cannabition when it opens Thursday because...
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Lobster file images.
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September 19, 2018 - 3:41 pm
SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine (AP) -- Stone crabs are out, stoned lobsters are in -- especially up in Maine where the crustaceans are going to pot in more ways than one. A lobster pound is banking on using marijuana to make cooking a little more humane. Charlotte's Legendary Lobster Pound in Southwest...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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September 18, 2018 - 3:35 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Lawmakers in New Jersey have a legal marijuana bill they say has high odds of passing The plan would make New Jersey's the lowest marijuana tax in the country, and allow for weed delivery along with consumption outside of the home, NJ.com reported. The new bill calls for...
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Macro shot of a dired marijuana bud with crystalline structures
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September 18, 2018 - 11:59 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have long had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies. The University of California San Diego's...
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SAN RAFAEL, CA - JULY 25: Cans of Coca Cola are displayed on July 25, 2018 in San Rafael, California.
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September 17, 2018 - 2:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- With its soda sales slumping, Coca Cola is considering a move into the growing market for cannabis infused drinks. The company said it's closely watching the growth of CBD as an ingredient in wellness beverages. CBD is a component in marijuana that does not produce a high,...
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Marijuana
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September 12, 2018 - 6:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Over 3,000 low-level New York City marijuana cases have been thrown out in a single morning, at the request of Manhattan's top prosecutor. The dismissals further a shift away from arresting and prosecuting many people for small-time pot offenses in the nation's biggest city...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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September 12, 2018 - 2:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Thousands of New Yorkers got a reprieve on Wednesday, after being arrested on pot charges. The cases stem from outstanding arrest warrants for misdemeanor marijuana use. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance said some cases date back to 1978. All of the warrants were for...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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September 06, 2018 - 1:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- As more states move toward legalization of marijuana a new study finds about 9 percent of U.S. adults between the ages of 50 and 64 have used pot at least once during the survey year. Three percent of those over 65 say they have. Study author Joseph Palamar, an associate...
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