- Caricom leaders to debate marijuana legalization Updated: Mar-08-14 2:02 pm
- Oregon Legislature approves budget, adjourns Updated: Mar-07-14 9:43 pm
- More drivers positive for pot in Washington Updated: Mar-07-14 6:41 pm
- Medford council moves swiftly to ban pot shops Updated: Mar-07-14 6:34 pm
- Washington issues 2 more pot-growing licenses Updated: Mar-07-14 5:55 pm
- GOP candidate Astorino tried marijuana in college Updated: Mar-07-14 5:50 pm
- Committee approves marijuana decriminalization Updated: Mar-07-14 4:25 pm
- Couple accused of letting 2-year-old smoke pot Updated: Mar-07-14 10:20 am
- As US states allow pot sales, Dutch reverse course Updated: Mar-07-14 7:58 am
- 19, including lawyer, sentenced in drug ring Updated: Mar-06-14 10:22 pm
- 2 arrested after drug-laced candy found in car Updated: Mar-06-14 8:34 pm
- Colorado launches campaign to stop stoned driving Updated: Mar-06-14 7:04 pm
- SC bill allows cannabis oil for epilepsy treatment Updated: Mar-06-14 6:37 pm
- Vegas eyes another 6-month ban on pot dispensaries Updated: Mar-06-14 6:31 pm
- Conn. agency head: decision near on marijuana firm Updated: Mar-06-14 5:28 pm
- Senate panel advances pot extract for kids bill Updated: Mar-06-14 4:05 pm
- 3 California men plead guilty in alleged pot grow Updated: Mar-06-14 1:31 pm
- Most doctors at forum oppose medical marijuana Updated: Mar-06-14 9:01 am
- Washington issues first legal pot business license Updated: Mar-05-14 7:47 pm
- Proposed medical pot rules introduced in Clark Co. Updated: Mar-05-14 7:14 pm
- Patients, experts tout medical marijuana benefits Updated: Mar-05-14 5:59 pm
- Child, 5, accidentally shot, killed in California Updated: Mar-05-14 4:36 pm
- Bill to OK medical use of low-THC pot wins support Updated: Mar-05-14 4:02 pm
- Boehner: Congress will 'look at' DC pot bill Updated: Mar-05-14 1:00 pm
- Boehner: Congress will 'look at' DC pot bill Updated: Mar-05-14 12:58 pm
GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Researchers with a Caribbean trade bloc have found that decriminalizing marijuana and exploring its use for medicinal purposes could help boost the region's sluggish economy.
SALEM, Oregon - The state Legislature voted Friday to approve funding for cancer research facilities at Oregon Health & Science University, got the budget back in balance and then adjourned the 2014 session.
SEATTLE - More drivers tested positive for marijuana in Washington in 2013 - the first full year after the state legalized pot - but officials so far say there's been no obvious, corresponding jump in car accidents.
MEDFORD, Oregon - Moving even before the Legislature completed action, the Medford City Council has voted for a moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state has issued two more legal marijuana licenses, bringing the total to three.
ALBANY, New York - Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino said Friday he smoked a couple of joints in college - but that was last time he used marijuana.
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee on Friday approved a measure relegating marijuana possession to a civil offense.
BOZEMAN, Montana - A Montana couple faces charges for allegedly letting a 2-year-old boy smoke marijuana.
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands - A young man at a bus stop hisses at a passer-by: "What you looking for ... marijuana?" It's a scene of street peddling that the Netherlands hoped to stamp out in the 1970s when it launched a policy of tolerating "coffee shops" where people could buy and smoke pot freely.
MCALLEN, Texas - Nineteen men and women, including a South Texas lawyer and his father, have been sentenced for participating in a drug trafficking ring involving 13½ tons of marijuana.
SAN CLEMENTE, California - Border Patrol agents say two men tried to play them for suckers by smuggling drug-laced lollipops into Southern California - but the crooks were licked by perceptive agents.
DENVER - Colorado is spending $1 million on television ads making fun of marijuana users who space out during everyday tasks - an effort to stop stoned driving.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - People suffering from severe epilepsy could legally use oil derived from marijuana under a bill advanced Thursday in the South Carolina House.
LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas City Council is considering extending a moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries that is set to expire later this month.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut's consumer protection commissioner said Thursday he remains confident in how his agency has vetted the state's newly selected medical marijuana producers, despite recently learning an employee at one firm had previously lost his license to run a marijuana facility in Colorado.
SALT LAKE CITY - A Senate committee Thursday unanimously approved a bill allowing Utah parents of children with severe epilepsy to legally obtain a marijuana-derived extract they say helps with seizures.
SAN FRANCISCO - Three Northern California men are each facing up to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to charges that they damaged federal conservation land while allegedly growing marijuana.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Most of the doctors polled at a Minnesota Medical Association forum oppose the legislation that legalizes medical marijuana.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state issued its first legal-marijuana business license Wednesday, launching a new phase in the state's ambitious effort to regulate a market that has been illegal for more than 75 years.
LAS VEGAs - Clark County commissioners have taken a first look at regulations that could allow for medical marijuana dispensaries in its unincorporated areas.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Patients and medical experts told Iowa lawmakers Wednesday about the positive uses of medical marijuana, arguing the medical community and public could benefit from the drug.
PERRIS, California - Authorities have seized 200 marijuana plants from a Southern California home where a 5-year-old boy was accidentally shot and killed.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Peyton and Holley Moseley are torn between desperately wanting to help control their adopted daughter RayAnn's seizures and risking losing her if they do.
WASHINGTON - House Speaker John Boehner says he's sure Congress will look at a law passed by the D.C. Council that decriminalizes possession of less than one ounce of marijuana in the nation's capital.
WASHINGTON - House Speaker John Boehner says he's sure Congress will look at a law passed by the D.C. Council that decriminalizes possession of less than one ounce of marijuana.