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Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Bank conference Leaders of Canada’s major banks are scheduled to speak at the virtual RBC Capital Markets Canadian Bank CEO Conference on Monday.

Spanish police nab drug smugglers who used helicopters

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police said Sunday they dismantled a drug-trafficking ring that allegedly brought hashish and marijuana from Morocco to southern Spain by helicopter and then transported it to France by road.

Quebec COVID-19 deaths rise to 44 in highest daily tally since last January

Quebec reported 44 more deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Saturday, the highest daily death toll in nearly a year. The sharp increase from a day earlier, when health officials reported 27 deaths, marks the worst tally since Jan.
Lots of money to spend as SC lawmakers start 2022 session

Lots of money to spend as SC lawmakers start 2022 session

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina lawmakers return to Columbia on Tuesday with a lot of money to spend.
King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg announces retirement

King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg announces retirement

SEATTLE (AP) — King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg announced Friday that after four terms in office, he won’t seek re-election this year.

Authorities: Beware of vapes, gummies in some Kansas stores

MISSION, Kan. (AP) — Confusion is clouding the legality of vapes, gummies, teas and other products that include a chemical cousin of marijuana’s main intoxicating ingredient.
A look at the latest COVID-19 developments in Canada

A look at the latest COVID-19 developments in Canada

A look at the latest COVID-19 news in Canada: — Rapid antigen COVID-19 tests won't be available to the general Ontario population for the next little while amid a supply crunch and an ongoing virus surge — but people with the means to access them can
Pressure mounting on Quebec hospitals as 20,000 health-care staff isolating

Pressure mounting on Quebec hospitals as 20,000 health-care staff isolating

MONTREAL — The pressure on Quebec hospitals is reaching a point where some heart and cancer-related surgeries risk being postponed to make room for COVID-19 patients, the head of the province's hospital network said Thursday.

New Hampshire House again passes marijuana legalization bill

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire House has again voted to legalize the personal use and cultivation of small amounts of marijuana.

Southern California raids target illegal marijuana grows

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — A week of raids by San Bernardino County deputies eliminated 93 illegal marijuana greenhouses and resulted in arrests of 15 people, the Sheriff’s Department said.