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Canopy Growth signs US$3.4B deal in U.S.

Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press

In the news today, April 18

The Canadian Press

The Latest: Lawmakers reject Stiver appointment to pot board

The Associated Press

JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on the Alaska Legislature's confirmation of Gov. Mike Dunleavy's Cabinet and board selections (all times local):

6:50 p.m.

Florida mother charged after 4-year-old son left in car dies

The Associated Press

MELBOURNE, Fla. - Authorities say a Florida woman is charged with manslaughter after drinking and using drugs while her 14-month-old son was in a hot car. The boy eventually died from heat stroke.

Emily Hartman was arrested Wednesday and charged with aggravated manslaughter by neglect, as well as drug possession.


Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

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

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

The Associated Press

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:

More than 160 kilos of pot seized from van: cops

The Canadian Press

MARKHAM, Ont. - Police say they found more than 160 kilograms of cannabis after a routine traffic stop in Markham, Ont.

Georgia Gov. Kemp signs medical marijuana bill

Sanya Mansoor, The Associated Press

Alaska Legislature confirms Public Safety commissioner

Becky Bohrer, The Associated Press

Police urge parents to discuss 4-20 pot risks

Camille Bains, The Canadian Press

Supply shortage keeps illegal pot shops in business

Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press

February pot sales slip as stockpile rises

Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press