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Manitoba considers less-strict holiday store hours

Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press

North Carolina proposes smokable hemp ban as demand grows

Amanda Morris, The Associated Press

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

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

Toronto Stock Exchange (16,576.20, up 104.91 points).

More cameras, tight security at Calgary Stampede

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press


Man found dead after kidnappers demanded pot from his family

The Associated Press

CAMDEN, N.J. - The grandson of a New Jersey city councilman has been found dead shortly after a photo showing him blindfolded and bound was sent to his family by someone demanding 10 to 15 pounds of marijuana.

Financial docs show Tories topped Grits in 2018

The Canadian Press

Close the windows? Amsterdam mulls red light district change

The Associated Press

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The windows where scantily clad sex workers stand to attract customers in Amsterdam could be closing for good.

Ontario to issue 50 new pot shop licences

Allison Jones, The Canadian Press

Canopy Growth's co-CEO Bruce Linton ousted

Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press

California town wants to be a sanctuary - for gun owners

John Rogers And John Locher, The Associated Press

NEEDLES, Calif. - The Old West desert town of Needles, California, is where the beleaguered Joad family crossed the Colorado River into California in John Steinbeck's classic novel "The Grapes of Wrath" and was a boyhood home to "Peanuts" creator Charles Schulz.

California mom charged in son's death left parole in 2014

Olga R. Rodriguez, The Associated Press

Teen driving 90 mph in Auburn announcer's manslaughter

The Associated Press

AUBURN, Ala. - The 16-year-old charged with manslaughter in the crash that killed Auburn radio announcer Rod Bramblett and his wife was driving more than 30 miles over the speed limit when his Jeep struck the rear of the couple's SUV, according to court records made public Tuesday.