The marijuana money keeps flowing: Chicago weed company Grassroots Cannabis lands $90 million for growth

Grassroots Cannabis raised $90 million to expand i.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 19th, 2019

US Marijuana Market Warms Up to Merger Deals: ETFs in Focus

Arizona-based Harvest Health is acquiring Chicago-based Verano Verano for about $850 million in the largest U.S. pot deal, putting these ETFs in focus. .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 12th, 2019

Chicago marijuana company Verano Holdings is being acquired for $850 million

As Chicago and Illinois’ marijuana scene heats up, a local cannabis company is being acquired for a hefty price. Chicago cannabis company Verano Holdings is being acquired for $850 million by Harvest Health & Recreation, a Phoenix-based owner of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019

US Marijuana Firms Merge in $850 Million Deal

Phoenix-based marijuana company Harvest Health & Recreation has agreed to acquire Chicago-based Verano Holdings for $850 million in the largest acquisition the sector has ever recorded......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 11th, 2019

A Chicago-based marijuana company is being bought for $850 million

A marijuana company based in Phoenix is paying $850 mil.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 11th, 2019

R. Kelly walks out of a Chicago jail after posting $100,000 bail in criminal sexual-abuse case

AP Photo/Matt Marton R. Kelly walked out of a Chicago j.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 26th, 2019

Marijuana market isn"t enough for Chicago"s Cresco Labs — it wants in on CBD trend too

Medical marijuana company Cresco Labs is gett.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneFeb 25th, 2019

Gay Activist, Jussie Smollet’s Case Almost Certainty Going to the Grand Jury

FLASH: We have been told the call has gone out to Jussie Smollett’s lawyers, Chicago PD has heard back. There is scuttlebutt that Mr. Smollett Jussie has a new lawyer, none other than high priced criminal defens.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 20th, 2019

R. Kelly facing potential criminal charges over sex tape after a secret grand jury convened in Chicago

AP Photo/M. Spe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 17th, 2019

Canadian mine company says Mexico crime ring stole $2M-$3M

A Canadian mining company says a sophisticated criminal enterprise in Mexico stole an estimated $2 million to $3 million in metal concentrates through a subtle scheme that went on for months......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2019

"We Have A New Kind Of Mass Squalor In America" But Kunstler Warns, Socialism"s Not The Answer

Authored by James Howard Kunstler via, Mistaken Futures And so the Democratic Party has gone and hoisted the flag of “socialism” on the mizzenmast of its foundering hulk as it sets sail for the edge of the world. Bad call by a s.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2019

TCR Party: The #CryptoTwitter Popularity Contest Everyone’s Talking About

ConsenSys is experimenting with token models to see what could work for enterprise consulting clients......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 8th, 2019

South African Leader Backs Corruption Prosecutions

President Cyril Ramaphosa pledged to support criminal prosecutions of senior members of his own party, the African National Congress, as the officials face what he called “deeply disturbing” allegations of corruption......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 8th, 2019

Inside The Wing’s first Chicago co-working space (Photos)

The Wing, a women’s-focused co-working company, is opening up its first Chicago location in Fulton Market in March. Like others of its kind, The Wing caters to women and gender non-conforming professionals who are looking for co-working offices with.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2019

This Chicago startup has created a Starbucks-like app for marijuana

A new .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 21st, 2019

Get a look inside Boston"s first potential recreational marijuana dispensary

Boston’s first potential recreational marijuana dispensary offered an initial glimpse of what is planned for the five-story development at 272 Friend Street, detailing a new kind of pot retail store set to open near North Station. Ascend Wellnes.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2019

Cannabis can transform New York"s health and wealth

When Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced plans to legalize adult-use marijuana in New York, he said that would stop “needless and unjust criminal convictions” for possession. But how the state crafts this... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 10th, 2019

Cannabis Watch: Tilray partners with Novartis in Big Pharma’s first deal of its kind with Big Marijuana

Tilray Inc. announced early Tuesday that it has inked a global supply and distribution agreement for medical marijuana with pharmaceutical giant Novartis AG, continuing a trend of legacy industries linking up with the new breed of marjiuana producers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2018

First medical marijuana dispensary OK"d to open in Ohio

Ohio's first medical marijuana dispensary has the OK to open at the eastern edge of the state – and it could do so and make its first sale before the end of the year. CY+, located in Wintersville in Jefferson County, will be operated by Chicago-ba.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

Wedbush enterprise analyst to hold a group dinner meeting

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallDec 6th, 2018