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Man held in Wyoming in California cemetery killings

Stefanie Dazio And Mead Gruver, The Associated Press

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

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

Toronto Stock Exchange (16,717.44, down 324.48 points.)

Why is cannabis so expensive in some provinces? Don't ask Statistics Canada

Michael J. Armstrong, Associate professor of operations research, Goodman School of Business, Brock University, The Canadian Press

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High-stakes Los Angeles DA's race: Status quo vs. reform

Brian Melley, The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES - Jackie Lacey, the first black woman to lead the nation's largest local prosecutor's office, is fighting for a third term as Los Angeles County district attorney against a former police chief who says Lacey is too protective of law enforcement and puts too many people of colour behind bars.

Her chief opponent, George Gascon, and a third candidate, former public defender Rachel Rossi, accuse Lacey of having an outdated vision of justice and locking up large numbers of mentally ill people and minorities, often for low-level crimes. They criticized her for continuing to seek the death penalty despite a statewide moratorium, and challenged her record of not prosecuting officers for shootings.


'Change is hard': Sanders supporters play long game

James McCarten, The Canadian Press

Mexico president ties shootout dead to drug consumption

Peter Orsi, The Associated Press

MEXICO CITY - President Andrés Manuel López Obrador suggested Wednesday without offering evidence that most of those who die in Mexico's cartel- and gang-fueled firefights are high on drugs or intoxicated, prompting criticism and questions about whether the claim was accurate.

Ex-TCU, Seattle QB gets 3 years in prison for beating woman

The Associated Press

FORT WORTH, Texas - Former TCU and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to charges from the 2018 beating of his girlfriend.

Trial begins for jailed American pals in policeman's slaying

Frances D'Emilio, The Associated Press

ROME - After months in a Rome jail, a pair of boyhood pals from California went on trial Wednesday, accused of murdering an Italian policeman during a summer vacation in Italy.

The Latest: Buttigieg sick, cancels several Florida events

The Associated Press

Shanna Desmond had questions about peace bond

The Canadian Press

Alaska cannabis industry engages in government lobbying

The Associated Press, AP Member

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Since recreational use became legal in Alaska, marijuana businesses have joined other state industries such as oil and fishing in working to influence how their sector is regulated.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: