WASHINGTON - Two Florida businessmen tied to President Donald Trump's lawyer and the Ukraine investigation were charged Thursday with federal campaign finance violations.
The indictment contained the first criminal charges stemming from a July 25 phone call in which Trump asked Ukraine's leader to dig up dirt on Democratic foe Joe Biden and his son. The charges did not suggest wrongdoing by the president, but they are likely to add fuel to the House impeachment inquiry.
PANAMA CITY - Lawmakers in Panama have taken up an initiative that seeks to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes.
Debate over the issue began two years ago. The previous legislature gave it initial approval but decided to subject it to broader study.
DALLAS - Health officials in Texas say the state has recorded its first death associated with vaping-related lung illnesses.
TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: