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Famed Hawaii quarterback Colt Brennan dead at age 37

Famed Hawaii quarterback Colt Brennan dead at age 37

HONOLULU (AP) — Colt Brennan, a star quarterback at the University of Hawaii who finished third in the 2007 Heisman Trophy balloting, died early Tuesday, his father said. He was 37.

China issues total ban on synthetic cannabinoids

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday said it will add all synthetic cannabinoids to its list of banned drugs, in what it described as a first in the world, to curb their manufacturing, trafficking and abuse.
Man arrested after tiger shown in a yard of his Houston home

Man arrested after tiger shown in a yard of his Houston home

HOUSTON — A Texas man free on bond from a murder charge was returned to custody Monday after neighbours found a pet tiger wandering around a Houston neighbourhood .
S&P/TSX composite drops after hitting record intraday high, loonie rises again

S&P/TSX composite drops after hitting record intraday high, loonie rises again

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index slumped after setting a record intraday high to start the trading week while the Dow Jones industrial average surpassed 35,000 for the first time. The S&P/TSX composite index closed down 110.
Corruption case of ex-Massachusetts mayor heads to jurors

Corruption case of ex-Massachusetts mayor heads to jurors

BOSTON — Lawyers made their final pitch to jurors Monday in the fraud and corruption case against a once-celebrated young Massachusetts mayor, painting contrasting pictures of a shrewd con man driven by greed to line his own pockets or a victim of li
Companies offer vaccinated customers freebies and discounts in marketing push

Companies offer vaccinated customers freebies and discounts in marketing push

TORONTO — Canadian companies are trying to move the needle on COVID-19 vaccinations with discounts and freebies for customers who show proof they've received their first dose.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Canada Goose earnings Canada Goose will release Q4 results on Thursday.
Gaetz, Greene take mantle of Trump's populism at rally

Gaetz, Greene take mantle of Trump's populism at rally

THE VILLAGES, Fla. — U.S. Reps.
TSX up for 10th week with gain as weak jobs reports support continued easy money

TSX up for 10th week with gain as weak jobs reports support continued easy money

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rose for a 10th consecutive week to a record high as investors welcomed weak jobs numbers that reinforced the need for continued easy monetary policy.

Fire at medical marijuana lab in Italy kills 1, injures 3

ROME — A blaze on Friday at a small laboratory in central Italy that treats marijuana so it can be used medically left a man dead, three injured survivors and a woman missing, Italian firefighters said.