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Rhode Island schedules medical marijuana dispensary lottery

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A lottery to select the operators of five new medical marijuana dispensaries in Rhode Island has been scheduled for next week, state officials said Friday. To ensure a fair process, the lottery scheduled for Oct.
NYC jury hears closings at Giuliani associate's fraud trial

NYC jury hears closings at Giuliani associate's fraud trial

NEW YORK (AP) — An associate of Rudy Giuliani hatched a scheme to funnel $1 million in funds from a wealthy Russian financier into U.S.

Medicaid expansion ballot campaigns near signature threshold

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A pair of campaigns to expand Medicaid in South Dakota are nearing enough voter petitions to be placed on the ballot next year, organizers said Thursday. One campaign, sponsored by former Democratic U.S.

Man charged after allegedly following women on Western University campus

LONDON, Ont. — Police have charged a man with criminal harassment after he allegedly followed several young women on Western University's campus in London, Ont.
Vaccine doubts fuel doctor's rise in Minnesota governor race

Vaccine doubts fuel doctor's rise in Minnesota governor race

WATERTOWN, Minn.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (21,188.19, up 101.20 points.) The Royal Bank of Canada. (TSX:RY). Financials. Up 58 cents, or 0.44 per cent, to $132.14 on 12.

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Wisconsin State Journal. October 18, 2021. Editorial: Never accept the epidemic of gunplay The scourge of gunfire and carjackings in Madison is unacceptable and must never become normal for our growing and vibrant city.

Head of illegal pot delivery company sentenced to 4 years

BOSTON (AP) — The owner of an unlicensed marijuana delivery service in Massachusetts that reaped millions of dollars in revenue from 2015 until 2018 was sentenced in federal court to four years in prison, federal prosecutors said.
Giuliani associate decides not to testify at criminal trial

Giuliani associate decides not to testify at criminal trial

NEW YORK (AP) — An associate of Rudy Giuliani told a federal judge Wednesday that he will not testify at his own trial on charges alleging he used a Russian financier’s money to make donations to U.S. political candidates.
Cannabis company Hexo names Scott Cooper as new CEO, effective immediately

Cannabis company Hexo names Scott Cooper as new CEO, effective immediately

OTTAWA — Hexo Corp. has named Scott Cooper as the cannabis company's new president and chief executive, effective immediately. Cooper is president and CEO of Truss Beverages, a joint venture between Hexo and Molson-Coors.