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Fire hits the Cannabis Lounge in Bedford

The Canadian Press

HALIFAX - Police in Halifax have launched a drug investigation after a fire was reported at the Cannabis Lounge in Bedford.

The structure fire at 740 Bedford Highway was reported at around 2:30 a.m.

Seattle Hempfest may be a model for Vancouver 4-20

Laura Kane, The Canadian Press

US corporations embracing 420 as pot legalization grows

Alex Veiga, The Associated Press

Sanders gets endorsements from 7 black S. Carolina lawmakers

Meg Kinnard, The Associated Press


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The Associated Press

Mueller reveals Trump's attempts to choke off Russia probe

Union Pacific, Canopy move higher but Alcoa, Skechers fall

The Associated Press

NEW YORK - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Thursday:

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

Saints' 2019 draft options limited by past deals

Brett Martel, The Associated Press

US stocks cap holiday shortened week with modest gains

Alex Veiga, The Associated Press

High attendance expected for Hill pot protest

Mia Rabson, The Canadian Press

OTTAWA - Thousands of pro-pot protesters are expected on Parliament Hill this weekend for the first 4-20 weed day demonstration since Canada legalized recreational marijuana last fall.

Two arrested in 2018 Shelburne house explosion

The Canadian Press

SHELBURNE, Ont. - Police say a man and a woman are facing a number of charges related to a 2018 house fire and explosion in Shelburne, Ont.

Toronto stock market closes at record high

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press