• Things That Are Still Illegal in Canada Despite Marijuana Legalization
Things That Are Still Illegal in Canada Despite Marijuana Legalization

The only legal weed that's for sale in the province sits inside the BC Cannabis Store down the street or it can be ordered online. Recreational marijuana is still illegal in NY. Canada needs to "take a deep breath" as US states such as Colorado and California did not have a seamless system at the outset either, said Cam Battley, chief corporate o...

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  • Pompeo sees 'serious commitment' from Saudis on missing journalist
Pompeo sees 'serious commitment' from Saudis on missing journalist

The Washington Post , where Khashoggi was a columnist, first obtained the scans . The phone call coincided with a visit to Saudi Arabia by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , sent to deal with the crisis in relations. Saudi Arabia denies that it had any role in Khashoggi's disappearance. Pompeo arrived in Ankara after talks with Saudi off...

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  • High-Ranking Saudi Intel Officer Oversaw Khashoggi's Interrogation
High-Ranking Saudi Intel Officer Oversaw Khashoggi's Interrogation

He added that Mnuchin is "going to make that decision some time prior to Friday". Harsh responses to any gentle criticism or genuine questions have become a hallmark of Saudi foreign policy under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , the de facto Saudi leader who is set to inherit the throne from his father, King Salman.

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  • Audi accepts 800m euro fine for V6/V8 diesel offences
Audi accepts 800m euro fine for V6/V8 diesel offences

Tuesday's fine comes on top of total costs in fines, buybacks and refits of more than €27 billion that Volkswagen has had to pay out over its " dieselgate " scandal. The Wolfsburg-based group's 2018 earnings suffered another one-billion-euro blow in June when it agreed to pay a similar fine levied by Brunswick prosecutors over its own-brand vehic...

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  • Canada is now the largest country with legal marijuana marketplace
Canada is now the largest country with legal marijuana marketplace

As the clock struck one minute past midnight, eager bud-beavers were able to place orders of cannabis on the province's online store. Individuals have been eligible to apply for a pardon through the Parole Board of Canada five years after the conviction is handed down.

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  • Key Democratic senator says Saudi response on Khashoggi 'strains any credibility'
Key Democratic senator says Saudi response on Khashoggi 'strains any credibility'

Mr. Trump also deflected any blame should Republicans lose the House of Representatives in November, saying that he was "helping people" with his campaign efforts and that he believes Republicans "going to do well". Seeking to defuse the crisis over Khashoggi's disappearance, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today arrived in Riyadh to meet with Ki...

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  • Judge approves Elon Musk, Tesla settlements with SEC
Judge approves Elon Musk, Tesla settlements with SEC

On the one hand, it could be a joke, like the one about taking Tesla private when its shares reached $420 ( a claim that caused an SEC lawsuit and Musk's resignation from Tesla's board ), or it could be the beginning of another freaky side project, like the jury-rigged submarine Musk commissioned to rescue those kids in the cave in Thailand .

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  • MEGA MILLIONS: Check out Tuesday's winning numbers for $667 million jackpot
MEGA MILLIONS: Check out Tuesday's winning numbers for $667 million jackpot

The $667 million jackpot is the third-largest grand prize in US history. The immediate cash value of the prize, which winners can opt to take, is $380 million. A Winchester couple, J.R. and Peggy Triplett, won a $239 million dollar Mega Millions jackpot in 2004 and took the cash option of more than $141 million.

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  • Saudi Arabia, UAE reiterate investment plans in India
Saudi Arabia, UAE reiterate investment plans in India

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said the government has no business to interfere in the pricing decisions by the Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) related to petroleum products. In the first two weeks of October, Iran exported close to 1.5 million bpd of crude to countries including India, China and Turkey, some industry sources suggest.

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  • UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance
UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance

Kudlow isn't saying what Trump could do, but says Trump will "decide what the proper actions" are. The kingdom has appointed Son as an advisor for its planned $500 billion NEOM high-tech city, and in October previous year, it said it was considering selling a large stake in Saudi Electricity Co to the Vision Fund.

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  • Outage puts YouTube on pause
Outage puts YouTube on pause

YouTube , which is owned by Google, acknowledged its technical issues in a Tweet Tuesday night. The streaming service said they are aware of the issue and are working on a fix. If you find YouTube TV back online please use the contact us button to let us know. This story will be updated with more information as it becomes available.

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  • Trump threatens to cut off aid to Honduras over caravan of migrants
Trump threatens to cut off aid to Honduras over caravan of migrants

From left; Vice President Oscar Ortiz of El Salvador, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez, Mexico Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, Mexico Secretary of Government Alfonso Navarrete and Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales pose for a ...

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  • We’ll meet your oil needs: Saudi Arabia
We’ll meet your oil needs: Saudi Arabia

The rising crude oil prices have triggered a near-daily rise in fuel prices domestically and affected the value of rupee against dollar. "Prime Minister Modi made a strong case for a partnership between the producers and consumers in the oil market as it exists in other markets", the statement said.

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  • Arkansas Couple Claims $3 Million Mega Millions Prize
Arkansas Couple Claims $3 Million Mega Millions Prize

The Powerball jackpot players will be trying to capture Wednesday night is an estimated $ 345 million ($199 cash option) after no ticket matched all numbers in the Saturday night drawing. The grand prize for Tuesday night's drawing has grown so enormous because no one has won the jackpot since July 24. The next drawing will be October 17 with ...

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  • Check whether your data has been captured at latest Facebook data leak
Check whether your data has been captured at latest Facebook data leak

A hack on Facebook , which originally was reported to have effected 50 million users, now has been confirmed to have only affected 30 million. In a statement, Facebook said that hackers accessed the name, contact details and other information of the accounts of 14 million people.

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  • Air India flight attendant falls off plane at Mumbai airport
Air India flight attendant falls off plane at Mumbai airport

The incident has been reported and is now under investigation, which Air India said it is cooperating with. "She is conscious and well-oriented but has sustained compound (open) fracture of right lower leg bones and multiple blunt injuries", an airport official was quoted as saying by The Hindu newspaper.

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  • Fed ‘has gone crazy’ as it raises interest rates
Fed ‘has gone crazy’ as it raises interest rates

Now, he's blasting the firefighters at the Federal Reserve who are attempting to prevent runaway inflation by raising interest rates . "The real question is not whether the Fed should be raising the interest rates from where they are now, but how far and how fast should they raise interest rates".

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  • Jamal Khashoggi's family is 'traumatized,' wants 'independent' and 'international' probe
Jamal Khashoggi's family is 'traumatized,' wants 'independent' and 'international' probe

That was the last time the dissident journalist was seen - and Ankara says it has audio and video proof that he was murdered inside the building. Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and columnist for The Washington Post , has gone missing since he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2.

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  • Sears, One-Time Face of American Retail, Files for Bankruptcy
Sears, One-Time Face of American Retail, Files for Bankruptcy

Sears opened its first store in 1925 in Chicago, and the Sears Tower in that city, now known as the Willis Tower, was the world's tallest building when it opened in 1973. Sears said ESL is negotiating a $300 million debtor-in-possession loan to support it through bankruptcy. The company will now be run by three of the company's top executives.

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  • Saudi Arabia government pledges ‘greater action’ if United States retaliates for Khashoggi disappearance
Saudi Arabia government pledges ‘greater action’ if United States retaliates for Khashoggi disappearance

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow declined to speculate on what Trump might do after the president promised " severe punishment " in a " 60 Minutes " interview, if the US determines that Khashoggi was indeed killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

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