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Mexico's capture of drug kingpin could be signal to US

Mexico's capture of drug kingpin could be signal to US

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The United States’ motivation to find infamous drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero was never in doubt — hence the $20 million reward for information leading to his capture — there was less certainty about the commitment of Mexican Presi
Rapper Kodak Black is arrested on drug charges in Florida

Rapper Kodak Black is arrested on drug charges in Florida

MIAMI (AP) — Rapper Kodak Black was arrested in South Florida on charges of trafficking in oxycodone and possession of a controlled substance.
Studies: France is a melting pot but discrimination lurks

Studies: France is a melting pot but discrimination lurks

PARIS (AP) — Two landmark new studies in France are bursting myths about immigration at a time when xenophobic far-right discourse has gained ground.

Mexico captures infamous drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Infamous drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero, who was behind the killing of a U.S.
S&P/TSX composite snaps five-day skid but closed down 3.3 per cent for week

S&P/TSX composite snaps five-day skid but closed down 3.3 per cent for week

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index broke a five-day losing streak but still ended the week off 3.3 per cent as crude oil and gold prices struggled over the past five trading sessions. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 65.39 points to 18,394.

AP Sports SummaryBrief at 3:40 p.m. EDT

Lawyer: 30 women settle Watson-related claims against Texans HOUSTON (AP) — An attorney representing 30 women who have accused the Houston Texans of turning a blind eye to allegations that Deshaun Watson was sexually assaulting and harassing women du
Griner lawyer: WNBA star had doctor's note for cannabis use

Griner lawyer: WNBA star had doctor's note for cannabis use

KHIMKI, Russia (AP) — A lawyer for WNBA star Brittney Griner at her drug possession trial in Russia on Friday gave the court a U.S. doctor's letter recommending she use medical cannabis to treat pain.
The complex and sometimes controversial task of counting how far a dollar goes

The complex and sometimes controversial task of counting how far a dollar goes

TORONTO — It used to be said that a penny saved was a penny earned, but rising prices helped push out the penny years ago, and with inflation now running at well over seven per cent, it’s eating into every nickel and dime.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (18,329.06, down 286.13 points.) Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Down 17 cents, or 0.3 per cent, to $53.85 on 15.6 million shares.

One third of budtenders hired in the last year already left their job: study

TORONTO — Nearly one third of Canadian cannabis retail employees hired over the last year already left their jobs and 24 per cent didn't even make it past their first month, a new study says.