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Man says fire Phoenix officers who aimed guns at his family

Anita Snow, The Associated Press

Marijuana use doubles in US pregnant women to 1 in 14

Lindsey Tanner, The Associated Press

Cannabis use in pregnancy linked to birth risks

The Canadian Press

N.S. liquor agency reports lower profit

The Canadian Press


Teenage sexting linked to increased sexual behaviour, drug use and poor mental health

Camille Mori, M.Sc. student in Clinical Psychology, University of Calgary; Jeff Temple, Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology; Director, Behavioral Health and Research, The University of Texas Medical Branch, and Sheri Madigan, Assistant Profess, The Canadian Press

This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original site.

Spain nets hashish worth $22 million from Mediterranean ship

The Associated Press

MADRID - Spanish authorities say they have seized hashish with a street value of around 20 million euros ($22 million) from a merchant ship that allegedly was smuggling the drug from North Africa to the eastern Mediterranean.

Overdoses killed parents found in motel with dehydrated baby

The Associated Press

WHITEHALL, Mich. - Investigators have determined that a couple whose bodies were found along with their dehydrated 6-month-old baby at a motel in western Michigan died of accidental drug overdoses.

Sexting teens at risk of harms including depression, substance use: study

Camille Bains, The Canadian Press

Sexting by youth between the ages of 12 and 17 is linked with risks such as multiple sexual partners, anxiety, depression and substance use, an analysis of 23 studies by the University of Calgary has found.

Energy, materials help push TSX higher

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

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

Mom tells inquest she knew son 'was gone'

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press

Shoppers to use technology to track cannabis

Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press