UC Study Dispels Claims Of Pot Dispensaries Increasing CrimeA new study finds there's no measurable increase in crime when a pot dispensary opens. What's more, when a dispensary is forced to close, there's an immediate increase in crime.
Boy Smoking Marijuana Blamed For Sparking Wildfire Near AuburnAuthorities say a boy smoking marijuana was arrested for investigation of starting a small wildfire outside Sacramento.
San Francisco Creating 'Office Of Cannabis' For Marijuana BusinessesWith legalized recreational marijuana sales fast approaching, San Francisco is set to create a new Office of Cannabis to handle cannabis permits and complaints and serve as a centralized resource for the public and businesses.
Nevada's First Recreational Marijuana Sales Generate $500,000 In Tax RevenueNevada's first four days of legal recreational marijuana sales produced $3 million in sales revenue and about $500,000 in tax revenue, according to the Nevada Dispensary Association.
Day 1 Of Legal Pot Sales In Nevada Sees Buyers Lining Up Around BlockPeople began buying pot just after the stroke of midnight in Nevada, with lines outside dispensaries circling the block. Demand is so high that some suppliers say they fear they will run out in a matter of weeks.
Masked Gunmen Rob Cannabis Club In BerkeleyMasked gunmen robbed the Cannabis Buyers Club in Berkeley Sunday night.
California May Allow County Fair Vendors To Sell Pot Alongside Cotton CandyCounty fairs are legendary for some of the stuff they serve up, but soon vendors could be selling cannabis alongside the corn dogs and cotton candy.
45,000 Marijuana Plants Seized In North Coast Drug SweepNorthern California authorities have seized more than 45,000 marijuana plants after a recent drug sweep.
Legalization Allows Some Californians To Reduce Their Pot ConvictionsWith the legalization of pot in California, some previous convictions are going up in smoke.
Large Pot Grow Discovered In Burning Antioch HomeFirefighters responding to a Sunday afternoon house fire in Antioch got a surprise when they entered the burning building and discovered dozens of marijuana plant.
Antioch Firefighters Extinguish Blaze At Marijuana Grow HouseFirefighters Sunday afternoon brought a fire under control in an Antioch home that was serving -- at least in part -- as a marijuana grow house.
Nicolas Sand, Creator Of ‘Orange Sunshine’ LSD Dies At 75Nicolas Sand, who died April 24 at age 75, launched tens of millions of acid trips by producing arguably the most pure LSD, known as Orange Sunshine.