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Five Things to Know About Federal Marijuana Drug Cases

The U.S. Sentencing Commission has released its overview of 2016. Marijuana accounts for close to a quarter of federal drug cases, but this overview …

Cannabis

Former UFC star Anthony Johnson set to get into cannabis industry

Anthony Johnson has finally revealed what he plans to do with his life following his retirement from MMA last month.<p>Anthony Johnson, who is known for …

This Cannabis Project Will Help Military Veterans Get Jobs in the Marijuana Industry

The first prong is emotional support, or a "big brother" program to offer mentorship for vets with PTSD and other war injuries transition out of …

What to know about working in marijuana

Nevada’s recreational marijuana industry is expected to bring $1.1 billion in revenue and up to 40,000 jobs over the next eight years, per a 2016 …

Cannabis

Ricky Williams still high on cannabis use, and now he’s talking about it

Ricky Williams, the former Miami Dolphins running back whose career and reputation were tarnished by marijuana use, is now a national spokesman for …

Cannabis

How profitable will medical-marijuana shops be? Very, says confidential pitch for investors

As differences over pot shop restrictions burned a medical marijuana bill to ashes in Tallahassee, one of Florida’s largest legal cannabis operators …

Cannabis

Nelson man hopes to start marijuana farm co-op

An organic farmer in Nelson is hoping to create a marijuana farm co-op.<p>Organic farmer Todd Veri was inspired by the federal marijuana task force's …

Nico Marley, Grandson of Bob Marley, Signs Contract with Washington

The Washington Redskins signed former Tulane Green Wave linebacker Nico Marley on Tuesday. Marley is the grandson of music legend Bob Marley.<p>He announced his signing on Instagram:<p>Marley played four seasons at Tulane and finished the 2016 season with 86 total tackles, 13 tackles for loss and three …

Football (U.S.)

Gators’ Antonio Callaway cited for misdemeanor marijuana possession

<b>GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) —</b> Florida receiver Antonio Callaway, the team’s top playmaker, is facing a marijuana possession charge.<p>According to court …

Title IX

Cliff Robinson and the City of Portland lobby to allow marijuana lounges in Oregon

Former Trail Blazer Cliff Robinson joined Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and city Commissioner Chloe Eudaly this week in supporting a bill that would …

A former NFL player is fighting for the league to change its harsh stance on marijuana

Former Baltimore Ravens offensive tackle Eugene Monroe didn't give up football last year because he got too old, or because he couldn't hack it in one of the most lucrative positions in football anymore — he left because of repeated head injuries.<p>And now, a year into his retirement, the 30-year-old …

Legal marijuana outsold both Viagra and tequila in 2016

The legal marijuana industry brought in between $4 billion and $4.5 billion in 2016, outselling Viagra and Cialis, paid music streaming services, tequila, and Girl Scout cookies.<p>In 2016, sales of medical and recreational marijuana increased more than 30% over the year prior, according to the 2017 …

Do Something That's Never Been Done Before, According to This Marijuana Tech CEO

It took passion and tenacity to break through stigmas and launch this medical marijuana delivery service.<p><i>In this ongoing series, we are sharing advice, tips</i> <i>and insights from real entrepreneurs who are out there doing business battle on a daily basis. (Answers have been edited and condensed for</i> …

Md. Gets Its First Licensed Medical Marijuana Grower

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Maryland has given its first go-ahead to grow medical marijuana.<p><b>Alex DeMetrick</b> reports, a facility in Anne Arundel County is ready …

Bring an open mind to this marijuana yoga retreat

Get high with a little help from your yoga teacher<p>If yoga with goats and cats and bunnies isn’t your thing, perhaps this is: A marijuana-enhanced yoga retreat in Ojai, California. The Cannabliss experience is five days in June of food, yoga, and yes, legal weed, all meant to help you expand your …

Yoga

How to Massage a Baby

Tips and techniques on how to massage your new baby.<p>Getting Started<p>Daily infant massage is a great way to bond with baby. What's more, researchers are finding that massage may promote better sleeping, relieve colic, and perhaps even enhance an infant's immune system, motor skills, and intellectual …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

Congress quietly ends federal government's ban on medical marijuana

Tucked deep inside the 1,603-page federal spending measure is a provision that effectively ends the federal government's prohibition on medical marijuana and signals a major shift in drug policy.<p>The bill's passage over the weekend marks the first time Congress has approved nationally significant …

Cannabis

Why Congress Gave In to Medical Marijuana

For the first time, lawmakers approved a measure to block the Justice Department from going after states where pot is legal for health reasons.<p>Congress may have tried to stop residents of the nation's capital from being able to light up joints with impunity, but lawmakers retreated last week in …

Obama commutes eight drug offenders' sentences, why not others?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Obama administration has consistently supported measures aimed at reforming mandatory minimum prison sentencing for nonviolent drug offenders. But President Barack Obama's recent decision to commute the prison sentences of only eight federal inmates -- incarcerated for drug crimes -- …

The Mexican immigrant who set up a global drone firm

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1146000/1146317_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1526734895_f40441fb445500d53be695b2668168b4<p><b>Mexican immigrant Jordi Munoz says that waiting for his green card after he first moved to the United States made him feel as if he was living "in</b> …

San Francisco

Secret message app Wickr moves to Wall Street

In the post-Snowden world, encryption is cool. Lots of personal messaging apps want to cash in on privacy.<p>Wickr is one of them. It's a free app that offers self-destructing, encrypted messages. But its founder, Nico Sell, sees vast and untapped potential in the finance industry. To her, Wickr is …

DIY: 7 Best Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies

I’m a romantic, and so at the risk of facing commenter-wrath, I’m going to say it: The season’s first mosquito bite isn’t such a bad thing. It’s how …

Alternative Medicine

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again.<p>Siffre was a French scientist and a pioneer in chronobiology, which is the study of biological rhythms. The …

Abraham Lincoln, steampunk president, oversaw fantastic innovation.

When most people picture Abraham Lincoln, “inventor” is probably not the first image that comes to mind. After all, our nation’s 16th president …

As Washington state begins selling legal cannabis, is Pot Nation on the way?

Sales of recreational marijuana begin today in Washington state, bringing to two the number of states where adults are allowed to legally buy pot whether or not they have a medical condition (real or feigned) for which it might be helpful. The experience of Washington and Colorado is going to …

Cranfords debuts its high THC, machine-rolled cannabis cigarettes

The cigarette is an American icon, like it or not. And while Big Tobacco and anti-cigarette activists alike can (and will) take advantage of its …

How To Build A Solar-Powered Still To Purify Drinking Water

The author’s solar still, with one pan in it. The still actually has room for two of these. Note that the glass top is at an angle, allowing the …

Step by Step Tutorial on Growing Pot

GUIDE TO GROWING WEED<p><b>Marijuana is an extraordinary crop: it can thrive almost everywhere on our planet. But to get really outstanding results you may</b> …

Cannabis

Is Medical Marijuana Tax Deductible - Consumer Reports

Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana, but its users still can't deduct it as a medical expense on their …