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A research team at Garrahan Children’s Hospital, a public pediatric research hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina, completed the continent’s first clinical trials on CBD. The study adds overwhelming evidence of the compound’s efficacy in treating refractory epilepsy in children.

Democratic presidential candidates, including Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, have proposed a new tax on financial transactions. While candidates argue these new taxes could help pay for ambitious healthcare programs that could benefit the middle class, critics say they would suffocate retail stock traders.

Biotech stocks went back and forth but managed to end the week with a gain. As usual, some stocks swung wildly in reaction to catalysts, primarily clinical readouts.

Former Kase Capital Management hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson called out Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: PYPL) this week for practices that he said could leave the company vulnerable to a class action lawsuit.

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has won this battle.

A Los Angeles jury on Friday ruled that Musk's use of Twitter to suggest a British spelunker was a pedophile didn’t amount to defamation.

When someone uses the words “green” and “cannabis” in the same sentence, they aren’t normally referring to how eco-friendly the cannabis industry is. And that’s an issue Especially for California — a state that is juggling increased flooding, droughts and raging wildfires. 

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials have taken to calling penalties for minor export information filing mistakes in the Automated Export System (AES) "parking tickets," but it's much more than that to America's exporters of agriculture products.

On CNBC's "Fast Money Halftime Report," Joe Terranova said there's more room on the upside for iShares Dow Jones US Medical Dev. (NYSE: IHI).

Today we're talking about the end for an Ice Road trucker, UPS Inc (NYSE: UPS) hijacking, costly Christmas trees and fraud, and then we've got five good minutes with DDC FPO's Richard Greening.

On CNBC's "Fast Money Halftime Report," Liz Young said she likes the global consumer. She explained the U.S. is a big part of that and Europe didn't recess as everybody thought. She expects to see a recovery in 2020.

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