Jan 4, 2013 Colorado and Washington are magnets for new businesses, after voting to legalize recreational marijuana.
Dec 27, 2012 The growing use of medical marijuana and the legalization of recreational use in two states have created more opportunities for pot entrepreneurs.
Dec 14, 2012 Spain mulls new law offering residency to foreigners who buy pricey property.
Dec 13, 2012 Michigan workers protested Governor Rick Snyder's decision to pass the right-to-work bills into law yesterday. They say the laws weaken unions.
Nov 27, 2012 Recent votes to legalize marijuana in Colorado and Washington state have some Mexicans calling on their government to reconsider its drug policies.
Nov 16, 2012 The Spanish government is suspending foreclosures for the neediest homeowners just a week after a woman there committed suicide when officials arrived at her apartment to seize it.
Nov 14, 2012 Europeans in Spain, Portugal and Greece protest austerity measures with a general strike today, but the real problem could be a greater lack of unity across the eurozone.
Nov 14, 2012 Millions of workers went on strike across Europe today in protest against public spending cuts. Hundreds of flights have been cancelled, car factories and ports have been shut, and rail services disrupted.
Nov 9, 2012 On Tuesday voters in Colorado and Washington approved legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes.