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After GOP walkout, Oregon lawmakers reconvene to focus on housing and drugs

After GOP walkout, Oregon lawmakers reconvene to focus on housing and drugs

SALEM, Ore.
As investors pile into psychedelics, idealism gives way to pharma economics

As investors pile into psychedelics, idealism gives way to pharma economics

Money is pouring into the fledgling psychedelic medicine industry, with dozens of startup companies vying to be among the first to sell mind-expanding drugs for depression , addiction and other mental health conditions.
Who will run the US House in 2025? Once again, control could tip on California swing districts

Who will run the US House in 2025? Once again, control could tip on California swing districts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Heavily Democratic California might appear an unlikely national battleground, but a string of competitive U.S.
Judge rejects a claim that New York's marijuana licensing cheats out-of-state applicants

Judge rejects a claim that New York's marijuana licensing cheats out-of-state applicants

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a challenge to New York state’s licensing program for selling legal marijuana, a system two California applicants say unconstitutionally discriminates against out-of-state residents.
New California Senate leader says his priorities are climate change, homelessness and opioid crises

New California Senate leader says his priorities are climate change, homelessness and opioid crises

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When California Sen. Mike McGuire takes over as leader of the state Senate on Monday, it will be the first time in decades that the state’s top two legislative leaders aren’t from a major urban center.
Suspect accused of killing and beheading his father bought a gun the previous day, prosecutor says

Suspect accused of killing and beheading his father bought a gun the previous day, prosecutor says

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The man accused of decapitating his father in their home northeast of Philadelphia and posting a video of the severed head online first shot him with a gun he bought the previous day, the county prosecutor said Friday.
The best African music performance Grammy is new. Its global appeal is not

The best African music performance Grammy is new. Its global appeal is not

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — From an electrifying and colorful musical performance at the FIFA World Cup to a new Grammy Awards category, African music genres and talents are reaching audiences and dance floors across the globe in a breakthrough for an indu
6 killings in likely cannabis dispute spotlight violence and risk in California's illegal pot market

6 killings in likely cannabis dispute spotlight violence and risk in California's illegal pot market

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The slayings of six men last week at a remote desert crossroads that authorities believe stemmed from a soured illegal cannabis deal spotlighted a longstanding problem in California: a thriving underground marijuana market despite

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (21,021.88, down 205.99 points): Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Down 45 cents, or 0.93 per cent, to $47.74 on 14.8 million shares.
'Muscling': Alberta government won't stock B.C. wines that sell direct to consumers

'Muscling': Alberta government won't stock B.C. wines that sell direct to consumers

EDMONTON — An interprovincial wine war is fermenting after Alberta's liquor wholesaler told vintners in British Columbia that it won't stock their products in retail stores unless they stop shipping it directly to consumers.