Speculation is afoot after the Justice Department signaled it will mostly leave to states the responsibility to regulate use. Washington State and Colorado are already working out details of legal marijuana.
Farhad Manjoo thinks corner bookstores are simply comfy and quaint. He couldn't be more wrong.
The protests have become the largest social movement in Greece since martial law in 1974. More than a pushback against austerity, they hint at broad skepticism toward Europe's leaders.
Prop. 19 in California would have legalized recreational marijuana. But voters, breaking along generational lines, rejected Prop. 19, which critics feared would exacerbate drug abuse.
A proposed "sit/lie" law for San Francisco would clear up loiterer havens like the Haight-Ashbury district, but critics say it will take away some of the city's culture.
A challenge to current ideas about responsible eating.