Marijuana

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December 07, 2018 - 8:44 am
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the world's biggest tobacco companies is diving into the cannabis market with a $2.4 billion investment in Cronos Group, a Canadian medical and recreational marijuana company. Altria, which makes Marlboro cigarettes, is taking a 45 percent stake in the Toronto company. Cronos...
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Research Marijuana: Herbicide or Alternative Herb.
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Tony Romeo
December 05, 2018 - 6:54 pm
HARRISBURG Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — In another setback for Pennsylvania’s yet-to-launch medical marijuana research program, the state has rejected all of the applications from companies seeking to provide cannabis for research. State Department of Health spokeswoman April Hutcheson says there were...
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CBD oil products
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December 05, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — From bath bombs to mayonnaise, it seems as if you can get every product on the market infused with CBD oil, the trendiest salve that is marketed as a cure-all for everything from anxiety to insomnia. CBD oil is a...
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November 08, 2018 - 4:31 pm
By Paul R. La Monica, CNN Business (CNN) — New Age Beverages recently announced it intends to launch a line of CBD-infused waters, teas and other drinks in the United States. The company already makes Bob Marley-branded organic coffees and teas and Coco Libre coconut water and kombucha drinks...
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A supporter of Initiative 1631 holds a sign referencing the Nisqually Indian Tribe during a rally supporting the November ballot measure in Washington state that would charge a fee on carbon emissions from fossil fuels.
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November 07, 2018 - 8:52 am
By David Crary, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — In the first statewide referendum on transgender rights, Massachusetts voters on Tuesday beat back a repeal attempt and reaffirmed a 2016 law extending nondiscrimination protections to transgender people, including their use of public bathrooms and...
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State health inspectors are investigating a restaurant that gave lobsters marijuana to mellow them out.
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October 31, 2018 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — State health inspectors are investigating a restaurant that gave lobsters marijuana to mellow them out. The Maine Department of Health investigated a restaurant that offered "smoked" lobster meat, a dish made with lobsters...
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October 25, 2018 - 7:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Several kids were sent to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after eating snacks brought to school by a classmate. Police believe the treats were laced with marijuana. A student went to the school nurse's office, apparently hallucinating, after eating a cereal bar at...
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Kim Glovas
October 22, 2018 - 3:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- With Halloween approaching, the specter of someone putting drugs into the treats has been resurrected, but is it true? The New Jersey Poison Information and Education System has issued its annual warning to parents that they should be vigilant about what their kids...
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Jean Marc looks at a sample at a cannabis store in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
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October 18, 2018 - 9:46 am
By Rob Gillies, Gene Johnson and Tracey Lindeman, Associated Press MONTREAL (AP) — Cam Battley is a top executive at one of Canada's biggest marijuana companies, but he isn't sticking around to savor the country's historic pot legalization. He's off to Germany on Friday and Australia next week — a...
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We know there is a lot of discussion about the legality of marijuana.  But what about drug paraphernalia?
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October 18, 2018 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions​ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- ​ We know there is a lot of discussion about the legality of marijuana. But what about drug paraphernalia? Cannabition, the soon-to-be-open museum of marijuana in Las Vegas where recreational marijuana is legal, has...
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