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2 rookie police officers arrested on drug charge

FLOWOOD, Miss. (AP) — Two rookie police officers in Mississippi's capital have been placed on leave after they were caught with a small amount of marijuana. The Flowood Police Department said someone called officers Friday about 5:45 p.m.
S&P/TSX composite, U.S. markets fall on renewed worries about Omicron

S&P/TSX composite, U.S. markets fall on renewed worries about Omicron

Canada's main stock index slid along with other North American markets Monday as governments around the globe tightened COVID-19 restrictions in response to surging case counts of the new Omicron variant. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 200.
Mexico sees seizures of meth, fentanyl soar since 2019

Mexico sees seizures of meth, fentanyl soar since 2019

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican drug cartels are turning to bigger, more productive labs to churn out increasing quantities of synthetic drugs like meth and fentanyl, according to seizure figures issued Monday by the country’s Defense Department.

Home explodes when butane used to get THC from marijuana

AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A house in Maine exploded and a man was seriously injured when someone used butane to try to extract a psychoactive compound from marijuana, state police said. The explosion took place Sunday in Auburn.
Friends, family tell court crash that killed mother and 3 kids left them reeling

Friends, family tell court crash that killed mother and 3 kids left them reeling

A woman whose sister and three nieces were killed in a car crash in Brampton, Ont., last year said she feels like a "zombie" as she struggles to process the loss of those whose lives were so deeply enmeshed with hers.