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RCMP raids Vancouver Island pot shops

PORT ALBERNI, B.C.-The managers of two pot shops on Vancouver Island where police seized thousands of dollars worth of marijuana ...


Island pot shops raided

The managers of two pot shops on Vancouver Island where police seized thousands of dollars worth of marijuana say the ...


Cops must co-operate: court

Photo: CTV B.C.';s police watchdog says a court has backed its investigation into a fatal shooting by police two years ...


Early warning quake system

Photo: Contributed An earthquake early warning system tested off British Columbia';s coast could give residents anywhere from 20 seconds to ...


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Independent, international probe into Khashoggi called for

NEW YORK, New York - The United States says it will wait a few more days before outlining its response ...

Israel announces zero-tolerance policy on Gazans

GAZA CITY, Palestinian territories – A new Gaza War could be looming as a Cairo-led mediation on a ceasefire is ...

Chief of Staff and National Security Advisor in heated clash

WASHINGTON DC - Two of the U.S. president's most trusted advisors, had a huge row in the White House Oval ...

Putin: ISIS has taken hundreds of people hostage in Syria

MOSCOW, Russia - The Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a revelation related to the ongoing war in Syria, that ...

Fifteen students among the dead in attack in Crimea

MOSCOW, Russia - The number of people killed in the college attack in the city of Kerch, in the Russian-annexed ...

Gang arrested after parental abductions sweep Australia

CANBERRA, Australia - A two year investigation by Australian Federal Police has netted a gang of four people involved in parental abductions. ...

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Marijuana use may lead to higher risk of stroke

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 19 (ANI): A recent study found that a wide range of both IV thrombolysis (IVT) and ...

Women-to-Women Business Fund Comes to Britain

LONDON - A women-to-women investment fund is coming to Britain next month to boost financing for female-owned businesses, its founder ...

After Canada legalises pot, industry eyes rest of the world

Cam Battley is a top executive at one of Canada's biggest marijuana companies, but he isn't sticking around to savour ...

Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin may buy Demi Lovato's house

Washington D.C. [USA] Oct 18 (ANI): Canadian singer Justin Bieber and model Hailey Baldwin have been on house hunting in ...

Japan Exports Fall for First Time Since 2016

TOKYO - Japan recorded a trade surplus for September of 139.6 billion yen ($1.2 billion), but exports fell 1.2 percent ...

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Proliferating health apps largely unpoliced

The heart rate monitor built into the new Apple Watch has sparked sharp debate over its risks and benefits, even ...


Chinese gross domestic product less than expected

BEIJING, China - The economy of the biggest populated country in the world reported on Friday that its economy is ...


Demand for U.S. stocks diminish

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks were easier on Wall Street Thursday as investors continued to fret about trade tariffs, ...


Shareholders back removal of Zuckerberg as Facebook chairman

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Arguing that the Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had mishandled several high-profile scandals, several public funds ...


Wall Street has quiet day on interest rate concerns

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. sticks dipped on Wednesday, as each of the major indices gave back a small ...


U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase opens Dublin office

DUBLIN, Ireland - Set up in San Francisco in 2012, the leading U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase has revealed its ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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