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The Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:


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The Associated Press

Omar says more death threats coming since Trump pushed video

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Ilhan Omar says she's faced increased death threats since President Donald Trump spread around a video that purports to show her being dismissive of the 2001 terrorist attacks. "This is endangering lives," she said, accusing Trump of fomenting right-wing extremism. "It has to stop."

Correction: CBD Goes Mainstream story

The Associated Press

Nevada may be forced to reveal marijuana-license criteria

Ken Ritter, The Associated Press


The rush to produce pot products, minus the pot

Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press

Five things to watch for in Canadian business

The Canadian Press

TORONTO - Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week:BoC outlook

Pot legalization sparks first-time buyers

Laura Kane, The Canadian Press

Activists: Cop's shooting of white woman treated differently

Amy Forliti, The Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS - When an unarmed white woman who called 911 to report a crime was fatally shot by a black, Somali American police officer in Minneapolis, the racial dynamic seen in many police shooting cases in the U.S. was flipped on its head, and a different narrative emerged.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

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

Pot enforcement unit starts work in B.C.

The Canadian Press

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - B.C.'s public safety minister says an enforcement team has begun investigating and closing unlicensed marijuana stores around the province.

Canopy to join S&P/TSX 60 index

The Canadian Press

NYC may ban pre-hire marijuana tests for many job applicants

Jennifer Peltz, The Associated Press, AP Member