PORTLAND, Ore. - U.S. prosecutors said Monday they have charged an Oregon drug smuggler in what they described as a sordid murder-for-hire plot that targeted an associate who owed tens of thousands of dollars for marijuana trafficking services.
Authorities say John Tobe Larson, 68, offered an informant $20,000 to kill the associate, whom he had met in prison, and dump his body at sea so it would never be found.
LAS VEGAS - Nevada officials are warning that some marijuana sold at three Las Vegas recreational pot shops showed high levels of yeast and mould and should not be consumed.
The Nevada Department of Taxation says some flower and pre-rolled joints sold at Acres Medical, The Apothecary Shoppe and Blackjack Collective between July 11 and August 19 tested higher than legally allowable levels for yeast and mould.
TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: