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Alaska man gets 99 years in execution-style killing of teen

PALMER, Alaska — A man involved in the 2016 execution-style killing of a teenager in 2016 near Anchorage was sentenced to 99 years in prison.
Chicago suburb set to pay reparations, but not all on board

Chicago suburb set to pay reparations, but not all on board

EVANSTON, Ill. — When Teri Murray tried to buy her first home in 1968, searching this leafy college town for the perfect place, she thought she was an ideal candidate: married, steadily employed, ample savings.

Ex-priest accused of sexually abusing a minor 4 decades ago

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A former Virginia priest has been charged with sexually assaulting a minor four decades ago.
Sundial Growers to buy Inner Spirit for $131M, deal expected to close later this year

Sundial Growers to buy Inner Spirit for $131M, deal expected to close later this year

CALGARY — Sundial Growers Inc. says it will purchase cannabis company Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. in a $131-million deal.
Vatican No. 2 intervenes to shed light on Swiss Guard deaths

Vatican No. 2 intervenes to shed light on Swiss Guard deaths

ROME — The Vatican secretary of state has intervened personally to shed light on one of the most sensational Vatican scandals of recent times: The 1998 murder of the Swiss Guard commander and his wife, purportedly by a disgruntled younger Swiss Guard
San Diego boat wreck kills 3, shows risks of ocean smuggling

San Diego boat wreck kills 3, shows risks of ocean smuggling

SAN DIEGO — A tractor-trailer slams into an SUV at an intersection on a remote California desert highway, killing 13 of 25 people crammed inside the late model Ford Expedition.
California senator seeks expansion of land, water protection

California senator seeks expansion of land, water protection

LOS ANGELES — California Sen. Alex Padilla on Monday proposed a vast expansion of government protection for public lands and rivers that he said would fight climate change and safeguard natural treasures for generations to come.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (19,213.16, up 104.83 points.) Athabasca Oil Corp. (TSX:ATH). Energy. Up 10 cents, or 16.67 per cent, to 70 cents on 14.4 million shares.
Organigram CEO Greg Engel steps down, Peter Amirault appointed on interim basis

Organigram CEO Greg Engel steps down, Peter Amirault appointed on interim basis

MONCTON, N.B. — Organigram Holdings Inc. says Greg Engel is stepping down from his chief executive post. The Moncton, N.B.
Commodities lift S&P/TSX composite to start the month after a strong April

Commodities lift S&P/TSX composite to start the month after a strong April

TORONTO — Strength in commodities helped push Canada's main stock index up by triple digits to start May after a record-setting month. Monday's strong start was driven by weakness in the U.S. dollar, which benefits the materials and energy sectors.