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Maine marijuana shops report brisk business despite pandemic

PORTLAND, Maine — Maine's rollout of legal marijuana sales has been muted compared with other states because of the coronavirus pandemic, but shops are reporting brisk business nonetheless.
White man who drove into Iowa protesters avoids prison

White man who drove into Iowa protesters avoids prison

IOWA CITY, Iowa — A white man who deliberately sped his car through a crowd of racial injustice protesters in Iowa City, striking several, will avoid prison and have the incident erased from his record if he stays out of trouble for three years.
Lawyer: New Kansas lawmaker reaches deal to end court order

Lawyer: New Kansas lawmaker reaches deal to end court order

TOPEKA, Kan. — An incoming Kansas lawmaker who has faced a possible attempt to oust him once he took office has reached a legal agreement with a woman who accused him of harassment to end an anti-stalking court order against him, an attorney says.

North American stock markets climb to record highs amid Democrat gains in Washington

TORONTO — Stock markets across North America, including Canada's main index, surged to record highs Thursday on anticipation that a Democratic electoral sweep in the U.S. will result in greater stimulus spending.

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 (17,828.11, up 145.60 points.) Zenabis Global Inc. (TSX:ZENA). Health care. Up half a cent, or 7.69 per cent, to seven cents on 22.
Browns' Stefanski: 'We've got to find a way' vs Steelers

Browns' Stefanski: 'We've got to find a way' vs Steelers

CLEVELAND — Confined to his home before the season's biggest game, coach Kevin Stefanski vowed not to let COVID-19 stop him from getting the Browns ready for the playoffs. Stefanski doesn't know how he contracted the virus.
TSX moves near all-time high as cannabis and renewables get lift from U.S. blue wave

TSX moves near all-time high as cannabis and renewables get lift from U.S. blue wave

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index moved to within reach of a record high as cannabis and renewable energy stocks got a lift from Democrats winning control of the U.S. Senate and crude oil closed above US$50 a barrel.
Browns place Vernon on IR, 2 players cited for drag racing

Browns place Vernon on IR, 2 players cited for drag racing

CLEVELAND — Reeling from coach Kevin Stefanski's positive COVID-19 test, the Browns also placed valuable defensive end Olivier Vernon and rookie guard Nick Harris on injured reserve Tuesday.
Toronto stock market rises as crude oil prices reach highest level in 10 months

Toronto stock market rises as crude oil prices reach highest level in 10 months

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rose to its highest level since February as the energy sector was powered by oil prices surging to a 10-month high. The key commodity sector climbed 7.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (17,527.77, up 94.41 points.) Zenabis Global Inc. (TSX:ZENA). Health care. Up less than one cent, or 14.29 per cent, to six cents on 27.