Illegal Pot Farm Blows Transformer Leaving Oakland Businesses In The Dark For MonthsAn illegal pot farm blew up a transformer, knocking out power to about a dozen small businesses in the same complex last May. Three months later, some are still without power.
Outside Lands Requests City Permit For Marijuana Sales And ConsumptionMarijuana could be sold legally by vendors at this year's Outside Lands music festival in Golden Gate Park if a permit can be issued in time.
42,000 Marijuana Plants Destroyed In Mendocino Illegal Pot Farm InvestigationAuthorities in Northern California have destroyed more than 42,000 marijuana plants as part of an investigation into illegal marijuana farms.
Sen. Kamala Harris Introducing Proposal To Decriminalize Marijuana, Expunge ConvictionsSen. Kamala Harris will introduce legislation Tuesday that decriminalizes marijuana on the federal level, marking her boldest legislative step on the issue.
California Cannabis Regulators Struggle With Job, Audit ShowsThe agency overseeing California's legal marijuana market has been overmatched by the job and is struggling to hire sufficient staff and set an overall strategy for the nation's largest cannabis economy, an audit found.
Oakland Delays Action On Reducing Cannabis Taxes; Business Owners ChafeThe Oakland City Council early Wednesday delayed taking any action on reducing cannabis business taxes until the fall, leading to frustration from cannabis business operators who argue that the city is at risk of losing business.
Jay-Z Partners With Bay Area Cannabis Company As Brand StrategistJay-Z is heading into the marijuana industry as a chief brand strategist in partnership with San Jose-based cannabis product company Caliva.
'Nellie Kush': Former Warriors Coach Don Nelson Talks About Maui Marijuana FarmIn an interview, former Golden State Warriors coach Don Nelson revealed that he grows marijuana on his farm in Maui
California Laws On Recreational Cannabis May Be Hurting Medicinal Patients Who Need PotThree years ago, Californians voted for Proposition 64, which legalized recreational marijuana. Now, in an odd twist, the rules that allow people to use cannabis for fun may be shutting out people who need it to survive.
#Weedwise Campaign By California Marijuana Regulators Slams Illegal PotMarijuana shoppers are going to be getting a message from California regulators: Go legal.
San Francisco Program Treats Opioid Addiction With PotAn average 130 Americans die every day of an opioid overdose, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An innovative San Francisco program aims to treat the addiction but it's not without controversy.
Santa Cruz Deputies Bust 2 Illegal Marijuana Grows, Seize 10K PlantsSanta Cruz County sheriff's deputies seized more than 10,000 cannabis plants from two separate unpermitted grow sites in the past month, county officials said Monday.
'PowerPlant Park' Could Make Richmond The Cannabis Capital Of Contra Costa CountyThe city of Richmond could see hundreds of new jobs and millions of dollars in additional tax revenue thanks to a recently approved marijuana production complex.
Santa Rosa Man Arrested for Alleged Kidnapping of 2 Brothers in Drug Deal DisputeA 24-year-old Santa Rosa man was arrested Saturday afternoon, suspected of kidnapping two brothers and holding them for ransom after what Santa Rosa police said was a marijuana deal gone bad.
Cannabis Can Motivate You To Exercise, Study FindsHealth experts say using cannabis could actually motivate someone to get to the gym.