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Saskatchewan MLAs return for fall sitting

Stephanie Taylor, The Canadian Press

REGINA - Saskatchewan government is promising up to $10 million over the next few years to help coal workers move to new jobs because of Ottawa's decision to phase out coal-fired electricity.

It's one of the priorities highlighted in Wednesday's throne speech delivered by Lt.-Gov. Russell Mirasty and marking the opening of the legislature's seven-week fall sitting.

Marijuana found at North Dakota nuclear launch facility

The Associated Press

BISMARCK, N.D. - Marijuana was found at a Minot Air Force Base nuclear missile facility in central North Dakota, the military reported Wednesday.

The undisclosed amount was found Oct. 9 at a missile alert facility, Air Force Sgt. Benjamin Smith said. The drug was discovered above ground and not near missile operators, he said.

TSX falls while loonie hits three-month high

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press

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

Toronto Stock Exchange (16,335.93, down 55.59 points.)


California deputy fatally shot investigating marijuana theft

The Associated Press

Latest: Off-duty California deputy shot during ride-along

The Associated Press

SOMERSET, Calif. - The Latest on a deputy fatally shot in Northern California (all times local):

Democrat Buttigieg used marijuana 'a handful of times'

Michelle L. Price, The Associated Press

LAS VEGAS - Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg says he's used marijuana "a handful of times a long time ago."

Hexo postpones Q4 earnings amid $70M financing

Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press

Cannabis company Hexo Corp. has postponed its fourth-quarter earnings release as it announces a $70 million private placement of convertible debentures led by a group of investors, including its chief executive.

Scientists write family tree for tree of life

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press

The Latest: Giuliani associates plead not guilty

The Associated Press

NEW YORK - The Latest on the arraignment for two business associates of Rudy Giuliani (all times local):

Executive privilege mentioned in case of Giuliani associates

Tom Hays, The Associated Press

PM Prep-Segue

The Associated Press