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Russian expert at Griner's trial discusses medical cannabis

Russian expert at Griner's trial discusses medical cannabis

KHIMKI, Russia (AP) — The drug trial of American basketball star Brittney Griner in a Russian court focused Tuesday on testimony that cannabis, while illegal in Russia, is regarded in other countries as having legitimate medicinal use.
New Hexo CEO opens up about push to overhaul cannabis business after turmoil

New Hexo CEO opens up about push to overhaul cannabis business after turmoil

TORONTO — Three months after stepping into Hexo Corp.

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDT

Russia aims new air strikes at Black Sea coastal targets KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia targeted Ukraine’s Black Sea regions of Odesa and Mykolaiv with air strikes Tuesday, hitting private buildings and port infrastructure along the country's southern c

Pope holds Edmonton mass, Hockey Canada allegations : In The News for July 26

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of July 26 ... What we are watching in Canada ...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Austin American-Statesman. July 20, 2022. Editorial: Uvalde report downplays the obvious: It’s the guns.

Authorities say man killed while trying to rob dispensary

THACKERVILLE, Okla. (AP) — A man was fatally shot while trying to rob a marijuana dispensary at gunpoint, according to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation.

Thai PM likely to win last no-confidence vote ahead of polls

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha is expected to win his fourth and final no-confidence vote in Parliament on Saturday, ahead of a general election next year.

2 given life sentences in 2016 killing of California teens

WOODLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two men convicted of killing a pair of California teenagers who vanished six years ago were sentenced Friday to life in prison without possibility of parole, prosecutors said.
Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 2.2 per cent to $62.2 billion in May

Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 2.2 per cent to $62.2 billion in May

OTTAWA — Higher gas prices and sales at new car dealers helped lift Canadian retail sales 2.2 per cent in May to $62.2 billion, but an early estimate by Statistics Canada pointed to a slowdown in the pace of sales gains for June.

AP Sports SummaryBrief at 2:51 a.m. EDT

Murray, Cardinals agree to contract through 2028 season TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Kyler Murray has agreed to a long-term contract that will keep the quarterback with the Arizona Cardinals through the 2028 season.