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Happening Now: Cannabis Industry Pioneers Chat Live on Facebook to Commemorate 4/20

Catch these interviews with innovators of the booming marijuana business beginning at 11:30 a.m. EST today.

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Chipotle Could Be Opening a Burger Chain -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Whoopi Goldberg's starting a marijuana business to help period pain.

Lindsay Friedman

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Microsoft 'Boots' Startup From Upcoming Conference -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Okra had been a sponsor of the annual Ignite tech conference for years.

Lindsay Friedman

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Tommy Chong Could Have Easily Gone 'Up in Smoke,' But He's Still Making Millions

We visited the world's most famous stoner at his gorgeous California home to chat about his first medical marijuana venture. And, boy, was the Chonger feisty.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

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5 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Toke on From Tommy Chong

Get a load of the famous stoner's business wisdom in a few, quick hits. It's funny, but oh so true.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

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'Vape' Is the Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year

As more people are switching to electronic cigarettes, the word vape hit its peak in 2014.

Laura Entis

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Voters Approve Legal Marijuana in Oregon, Alaska and D.C.

The Oregon and Alaska measures would legalize recreational pot use, while the D.C. proposal would allow marijuana possession but not retail sales.

Reuters

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Main Street Eyes Taxes, Wages, Marijuana in Midterm Elections

With small-business owners around the country casting their ballots, how Main Street votes could determine the outcome of some key initiatives.

Natalia Angulo

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Colorado's Legal Marijuana Business is on Fire

This is how much revenue the state's pot industry has generated in just its first month.

Jason Fell

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