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Editorial Roundup: Mississippi

Greenwood Commonwealth. Sept. 30, 2021. Editorial: Lawmakers Trump Agency Heads Andy Gipson doesn’t want to have anything to do with Mississippi’s probable legalization of medical marijuana.
Head of NYPD sergeant union out after FBI raids office, home

Head of NYPD sergeant union out after FBI raids office, home

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal agents raided the offices Tuesday of a New York City police union, the Sergeants Benevolent Association, and the Long Island home of its bombastic leader, who has clashed with city officials over his incendiary tweets and hard
DEA agent killed in Arizona Amtrak shooting was noted leader

DEA agent killed in Arizona Amtrak shooting was noted leader

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal agent who was shot and killed by an Amtrak train passenger concealing large amounts of marijuana in Arizona was a revered leader whose career spanned almost two decades, the agency said Tuesday.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,183.43, up 131.18 points.) The Toronto-Dominion Bank. (TSX:TD). Financials. Up 81 cents, or 0.95 per cent, to $85.89 on 19.
Canopy Growth denies using Quatreau name to capitalize on similarities with Cointreau

Canopy Growth denies using Quatreau name to capitalize on similarities with Cointreau

TORONTO — Canopy Growth Corp. and its U.S. subsidiary are denying they called their line of cannabidiol beverages Quatreau in order to capitalize on its similarity to the name of orange liqueur company Cointreau Corp. The Smiths Falls, Ont.

Judge: Giuliani pal can't pay travel tab, taxpayers on hook

NEW YORK (AP) — A Rudy Giuliani associate facing trial next week in New York City for allegedly making illegal campaign contributions to U.S. politicians is too poor to pay for his own lodging and transportation, a judge ruled Monday. Judge J.
S&P/TSX composite falls to 11-week low despite energy gains as oil peaks above US$78

S&P/TSX composite falls to 11-week low despite energy gains as oil peaks above US$78

TORONTO — A big drop in the technology sector led Canada's main stock index to fall to its lowest level since July even as energy rose as crude oil prices hit highs not seen since 2014.

Alabama man charged in slaying of 13-month-old girl

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — An east Alabama man charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a 13-month-old girl also is being charged with marijuana possession, police said.
Party crowds spark effort to turn down volume in South Beach

Party crowds spark effort to turn down volume in South Beach

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Beach wants to turn down the volume in the city's South Beach party neighborhood, citing increasingly raucous crowds, public drinking and growing violence, but efforts to curb the carousing have raised complaints about racism, clas
Nick Brown, Vanessa Waldref confirmed as US attorneys

Nick Brown, Vanessa Waldref confirmed as US attorneys

SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Senate has confirmed a pair of firsts to be the Justice Department’s top lawyers in Washington state. Nick Brown, the former general counsel to Gov.