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Here's Why This Election Will Be Historic for Marijuana

In just two days approximately 219 million registered voters across our country will be heading to the polls to decide who'll become the 45th president of the United States. Regardless of who they choose to lead our great country, the decision will be historic.<p>However, Nov. 8 is a critical day for …

The Future of Cannabis Sales Is Tiny Brownies

"Well, you know the Maureen Dowd story," sighed Tim Moxey. "And it's just not a good story."<p>True, Dowd's experience was less than ideal: She ate a …

Can Smoking Pot Treat Incurable Disease?

For 1.4 million Americans who suffer from ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, medical marijuana might offer some promise.<p>Annual colonoscopies, …

Marijuana Could Be the Answer to Curing Alzheimer's Disease, Study Shows

Image source: Getty Images.<p>The statistics associated with Alzheimer's disease are downright depressing.<p>The disease, which typically affects the elderly and is characterized by a progressive decline in cognitive function, currently afflicts 5.4 million Americans, and the Alzheimer's Association …

This Is What It’s Like To Work For A Marijuana Startup

The newly budding industry’s employees are purpose-driven, highly motivated, and sometimes a little baked.<p>At first glance, MassRoots is just like any other technology company in America. The Denver-based social platform for marijuana enthusiasts boasts an open-concept, loft-style office filled with …

Pot Entrepreneurs Catch Heat From IRS Over $10,000 Cash Deposits

In Colorado, the IRS is auditing about 30 cannabis companies, mostly over form 8300 related to large deposits. Entrepreneurs say they're being targeted.<p>The IRS appears to be harshing the mellow of some 30 cannabis companies in Colorado.<p>That's according to tax lawyers, accountants, and business …

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Better Ways to Make Pot Brownies (According to Our Readers)

Last year, we posted a recipe for Mario Batali’s Double-Chocolate Pot Brownies—and got a reaction we never anticipated. Many of you commented on the post and the recipe that we had done it wrong, all wrong. The heart of the matter? Not that we'd suggested putting pot in these brownies, but that the …

Marijuana Price Ticks Up to $1,705

For the week ended Friday, July 22, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis increased 0.3% from $1,700 in the prior week to $1,705. According to …

Medical Marijuana States See Big Drop in Drug Prescriptions and Medicare Spending

The declines the study discovered in prescription-use were significant. The study says in medical marijuana–approved states, the average doctor …

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New tests on Colorado town's water show no sign of marijuana

• Officials cancel warning not to drink the water in Hugo<br>• Previous tests found traces of THC, marijuana’s psychoactive ingredient<p>A warning not to drink the water in a Colorado town has been canceled, after tests showed there was no longer any evidence of a marijuana chemical in the tap water, an …

We Tried Cannabis Products For Our Period Pain And They Actually Helped

Fifty percent of the population has period pain. Whoopi Goldberg is doing her best to help stop it.<p>If you're interested in trying out the Whoopi&Maya products, check to see if it's legal in your area here.

I Take Close-Up Photos of Dank Weed for a Living

Meet Marcus Gary "Bubbleman" Richardson, a photographer with more than 20 years of experience, who makes his living shooting nugs and hash.<p><i>All photos courtesy of</i> <i>Marcus Gary "Bubbleman" Richardson. This post originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>Marcus Gary "Bubbleman" Richardson makes his living …

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Le'Veon Bell Completes Weed Probation ... Despite New Pot Drama

Although he's facing a 4-game suspension from the NFL for a missed drug test, <b>Le'Veon Bell</b> has got some GOOD weed news in his life ... 'cause he …

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'Ireland is behind the times': Should cannabis be legalised for medical use?

Image: Shutterstock/Ksu Shachmeister<p>Image: Shutterstock/Ksu Shachmeister<p>“IRELAND IS BEHIND the times,” said the People Before Profits/Anti Austerity …

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Illinois governor working with police on marijuana bill

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. Bruce Rauner is working with the Illinois State Police on how to handle a proposal to make marijuana possession in …