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N.S. murderer's cryptocurrency stash rules out free legal aid for appeal

N.S. murderer's cryptocurrency stash rules out free legal aid for appeal

HALIFAX — A judge has ruled that a stash of cryptocurrency belonging to a convicted Nova Scotia murderer means he won't be receiving free legal aid for an appeal.
Movie Review: A third-act friendship comedy in ‘The Fabulous Four’

Movie Review: A third-act friendship comedy in ‘The Fabulous Four’

Scheduling a movie’s release date is an imperfect science and occasionally an art. Just look at the masterpiece that was “Barbenheimer.
Edge rusher Randy Gregory placed on restricted list after failing to report to Bucs training camp

Edge rusher Randy Gregory placed on restricted list after failing to report to Bucs training camp

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Edge rusher Randy Gregory was a no-show for the start of Tampa Bay Buccaneers training camp and placed on the Reserve/Did Not Report list Tuesday.
Rushed railcar inspections and 'stagnated' safety record reinforce concerns after fiery Ohio crash

Rushed railcar inspections and 'stagnated' safety record reinforce concerns after fiery Ohio crash

Major freight railroads are rushing railcar inspections, reinforcing known safety concerns raised by unions for years, but at a House hearing Tuesday they'll present new evidence from federal inspectors that railcar checks are routinely less than two
A man facing execution for 1998 murder addresses Utah parole board, asks for life sentence instead

A man facing execution for 1998 murder addresses Utah parole board, asks for life sentence instead

A man facing execution next month for the murder his girlfriend’s mother asked state officials Monday to spare his life, saying he is not the same person he was when he killed the woman after a day of drinking and using drugs.
What to know about Evan Gershkovich's conviction for espionage in Russia

What to know about Evan Gershkovich's conviction for espionage in Russia

The trial of Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich ended Friday with his conviction on espionage charges that he, his employer and the U.S. government have dismissed as fabricated. He was sentenced to 16 years in prison.
After crash that killed 6 teens, NTSB chief says people underestimate marijuana's impact on drivers

After crash that killed 6 teens, NTSB chief says people underestimate marijuana's impact on drivers

DETROIT (AP) — A horrific crash that killed six high school girls in Oklahoma two years ago has the head of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board urging parents to warn teenagers about the risk of driving after using marijuana.
Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear endorses federal effort to reclassify marijuana as a less dangerous drug

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear endorses federal effort to reclassify marijuana as a less dangerous drug

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Biden administration's push to reclassify marijuana as a less dangerous drug won an endorsement Wednesday from Kentucky Gov.
Alberta, B.C. toast wine deal after tiff over taxing direct sales to consumers

Alberta, B.C. toast wine deal after tiff over taxing direct sales to consumers

EDMONTON — The Alberta-British Columbia wine fight appears to be coming to an end. The premiers of both provinces announced Tuesday a one-year deal to again allow Albertans to directly order wine from more than 300 B.C.
Quebec government quietly loosened its approach to drug possession over a year ago

Quebec government quietly loosened its approach to drug possession over a year ago

MONTREAL — The Quebec government has quietly relaxed its approach to people caught with small quantities of illegal drugs, following a federal law intended to divert drug users from the criminal justice system.