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South Dakota governor plans to delay medical pot law a year

South Dakota governor plans to delay medical pot law a year

PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Wednesday promised she will honour the will of voters to legalize pot for medical use, just not this year.
Sheriff: Arrest in Black teen's disappearance and death

Sheriff: Arrest in Black teen's disappearance and death

A Louisiana woman was arrested Tuesday in connection with the disappearance and death late last year of a Black teen whose body was found days after he was reported missing.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (18,408.62, up 78.36 points.) The Supreme Cannabis Co. Inc. (TSX:FIRE). Health care. Up 12.5 cents, or 40.98 per cent, to 43 cents on 53.
Health care and technology sectors help lift TSX to another record high

Health care and technology sectors help lift TSX to another record high

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index continued to set records as it was pushed higher Tuesday by big cannabis stocks and an optimistic long-term outlook for the global economy. The S&P/TSX composite index moved up 78.
Wolves' Beasley gets 120-day sentence for gun threat

Wolves' Beasley gets 120-day sentence for gun threat

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Timberwolves guard Malik Beasley was sentenced Tuesday to 120 days in jail after pleading guilty to a felony charge of threats of violence for pointing a rifle at a family outside his home last fall.
Shares in cannabis company Tilray up following U.K. supply deal with Grow Pharma

Shares in cannabis company Tilray up following U.K. supply deal with Grow Pharma

NANAIMO, B.C. — Shares in cannabis company Tilray Inc. soared after the announcement of a deal with Grow Pharma to supply medical cannabis in the United Kingdom. Tilray shares were up US$11.43 at US$41.52 in late-morning trading on the Nasdaq market.
Canopy Growth reports $829.3M Q3 loss, expects to reach profitability next year

Canopy Growth reports $829.3M Q3 loss, expects to reach profitability next year

SMITHS FALLS, Ont. — After a dramatic restructuring that included the elimination of up to 1,000 workers, Canopy Growth Corp. says profitability is on the horizon. The Smiths Falls, Ont.

South Dakota judge rejects amendment legalizing marijuana

PIERRE, S.D. — A South Dakota judge on Monday struck down a voter-approved constitutional amendment that legalized recreational marijuana after Gov. Kristi Noem's administration challenged it.
Pennsylvania's Fetterman makes 2022 US Senate run official

Pennsylvania's Fetterman makes 2022 US Senate run official

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania’s larger-than-life lieutenant governor, the 6-foot-8, bald and tattooed John Fetterman, will run for U.S.
Settlement near in case of pot suspect killed by state dozer

Settlement near in case of pot suspect killed by state dozer

The estate of a man who was run over by a bulldozer while being chased by Pennsylvania State Police for illegally growing a handful of pot plants is nearing settlement of its federal wrongful death lawsuit against the state.