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The drug maker behind the first FDA-approved medication derived from marijuana has revealed how much it’ll cost

On a call with investors this week, GW Pharmaceuticals revealed the price of Epidiolex, its newly-approved, marijuana-based drug for rare forms of epilepsy.

Heineken is betting on a brew made with marijuana instead of alcohol, and it could help give a boost to the struggling beer industry

Heineken's fast-growing California beer label is billing its new brew as "hoppy sparkling water." That's because it contains zero alcohol. Instead of booze, the beer is made with THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana.
A flowering marijuana plant is pictured at the Canopy Growth Corporation facility in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada, January 4, 2018. Picture taken January 4, 2018.

The billionaire heir to a chewing gum fortune is making a huge bet on marijuana

William Wrigley Jr. II, the heir to the Wrigley chewing gum fortune, led a $65 million equity financing into Surterra Wellness, a Florida-based medical marijuana company.
An employee cuts cannabis buds in a laboratory at the headquarters of AGES agency in Vienna, Austria March 15, 2018. Picture taken March 15, 2018

One of the world’s largest beer makers is about to start producing marijuana-infused drinks

Molson Coors is entering a joint venture with The Hydropothecary Corporation, a Canadian marijuana producer, to make non-alcoholic cannabis-infused beverages. It's the latest sign that beer makers and alcohol brands are pushing into the cannabis industry.

People use cannabis products for health problems like Parkinson’s, epilepsy, and acne — but misinformation and out-of-date regulations are...

Jonas Duclos is one of the cofounders of CBD420, a legal cannabis supplier, with testimonials from customers that say how the products have helped with a range of health conditions. But with legislation and research falling behind, the true potential of cannabis simply can't be reached, he told BI.
An employee holds marijuana while posing in a photo illustration at a dispensary in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, June 20, 2018.

A former top Justice Department official reveals how the US government could crack down on the exploding legal marijuana industry

Legal marijuana is one of the fastest-growing industries in the US, though the federal government considers it an illegal drug. James Cole talks to Business Insider about how the Justice Department could crack down.
Syrian workers cutting the crops at a marijuana field in Lebanon.

Lebanon will legalize growing marijuana after McKinsey evaluated it as a boost for the country’s troubled economy

Lebanon wants a piece of the red-hot global cannabis market after the consulting firm McKinsey evaluated the economic impact of legalizing medical marijuana in the country.

A facility giving marijuana to people with addiction has had a major shakeup after it felt ‘like walking into a cloud of smoke’

A rehab facility in Los Angeles that gave marijuana to patients dealing with addiction has had a major shakeup. After an internal dispute, the founder of High Sobriety has moved to San Francisco to open a new facility called Remedy Recovery.

There’s a sea change coming for the $1 billion marijuana-based industry you’ve never heard of — here are some of the most popular pr...

A small but blossoming corner of the marijuana industry is set for a boom. The roughly $1 billion CBD industry is already shifting into high gear, with retailers selling everything from CBD teas and beer alternatives to CBD dog treats and coffee.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Jeremy Corbyn says medical use of cannabis is good, criminalising sex workers is bad, and that the great Brazil football teams of the past played like...

Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party and Leader of the Opposition to the Conservative government, appeared on the Sky News program "Sophy Ridge on Sunday" to talk about cannabis, the sex industry, and the FIFA World Cup.