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14 Mexican soldiers crossed into US; 1 had marijuana

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Fourteen Mexican army soldiers were briefly detained and then returned to Mexico after they crossed into the U.S. at a border bridge in El Paso, Texas. U.S.
Officer in Daniel Prude death faces departmental discipline

Officer in Daniel Prude death faces departmental discipline

One of several police officers seen on video pinning down Daniel Prude, a Black man who died after being detained on a street in upstate New York, could face departmental discipline, the Rochester Police Department said.
Mississippi session requested on medical marijuana proposal

Mississippi session requested on medical marijuana proposal

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi legislative leaders said Friday that they are asking Republican Gov. Tate Reeves to call the House and Senate into special session to enact a medical marijuana program and approve financial help for hospitals.
Pressure rising for Democrats in Virginia governor's race

Pressure rising for Democrats in Virginia governor's race

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Richard Stuart, a longtime Republican state senator in Virginia, got three days' notice this summer to help pull together a weekday campaign event for Glenn Youngkin, the GOP candidate for governor.
S&P/TSX composite ends down for third straight week amid events coming out of China

S&P/TSX composite ends down for third straight week amid events coming out of China

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index concluded its third losing week in a row by giving back some of its recent gains amid concerns out of China about the real estate market and the country's ban on cryptocurrencies.

Editorial Roundup: New England

Hartford Courant. September 19, 2021.

Nick Diaz returns at UFC 266, still angry and conflicted

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nick Diaz is a 38-year-old mixed martial artist who hasn't competed in nearly seven years and hasn't won a fight in a decade. He is also the biggest star on the card and the most compelling reason to watch UFC 266.
Mississippi negotiators reach proposal on medical marijuana

Mississippi negotiators reach proposal on medical marijuana

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi House and Senate negotiators said Thursday that they have agreed on a proposed medical marijuana program. Leaders are expected to ask Republican Gov.
Judge faces backlash after contempt finding against witness

Judge faces backlash after contempt finding against witness

LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia resident Katie Orndoff was in court to testify at the domestic assault trial of her boyfriend, who was accused of punching her in the face last year.
Documents show COVID-19 pandemic led to record-high deficit in Manitoba

Documents show COVID-19 pandemic led to record-high deficit in Manitoba

WINNIPEG — The COVID-19 pandemic pushed Manitoba's deficit for the last fiscal year to a record $2.1 billion, but less red ink is expected this year as the economy rebounds.