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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.
Pat Robertson steps down as host of long-running '700 Club'

Pat Robertson steps down as host of long-running '700 Club'

NORFOLK, Va.

Cannabis lounges coming to Nevada with host of new laws

CARSON CITY, Nev.

Longtime Indiana legislator quitting in frustration

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A longtime Democratic state senator from northwestern Indiana has decided to leave her seat in frustration over iron-fisted Republican control of the Legislature. Sen.
Economy shrank 0.1 per cent in July before August rebound, StatCan reports

Economy shrank 0.1 per cent in July before August rebound, StatCan reports

OTTAWA — Consumers appears to have helped the Canadian economy through a July stumble, as Statistics Canada reported Friday that real gross domestic product dropped 0.1 per cent in the month before rebounding in August.