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Sober start as recreational marijuana becomes legal in Canada

Oct 17 2018

TORONTO/ST JOHN'S, Newfoundland Canada became the first industrialized nation to legalize recreational cannabis on Wednesday, but a lawful buzz will be hard to come by in its biggest cities like Toronto and Vancouver, where stores are not yet open. | Video

Sober start as recreational marijuana becomes legal in Canada

Oct 17 2018

TORONTO/VANCOUVER Canada became the first industrialized nation to legalize recreational cannabis on Wednesday, but a lawful buzz will be hard to come by in its biggest cities like Toronto and Vancouver, where stores are not yet open. | Video

UPDATE 4-Sober start as recreational marijuana becomes legal in Canada

Oct 17 2018

TORONTO/VANCOUVER, Oct 17 Canada became the first industrialized nation to legalize recreational cannabis on Wednesday, but a lawful buzz will be hard to come by in its biggest cities like Toronto and Vancouver, where stores are not yet open.

Canada kicks off muted pot party as 1st G7 nation to OK recreational cannabis

Oct 17 2018

ST JOHN'S, Newfoundland/TORONTO, Oct 17 Canada became the first industrialized nation to legalize recreational cannabis on Wednesday but a legal buzz will be hard to come by in its biggest cities as some, including Toronto and Vancouver, will have no stores open.

Canada's maturing Big Weed hits up Europe hoping for expansion cash

Sep 13 2018

TORONTO/LONDON A favorite of DIY stock pickers, Canadian cannabis firms are trying to bolster their institutional investor base by ramping up efforts to woo European funds as countries across the region approve marijuana for medical use.

CORRECTED-RPT-Canada's maturing Big Weed hits up Europe hoping for expansion cash

Sep 13 2018

TORONTO/LONDON, Sept 13 A favorite of DIY stock pickers, Canadian cannabis firms are trying to bolster their institutional investor base by ramping up efforts to woo European funds as countries across the region approve marijuana for medical use.

Hudson's Bay loss widens but margins rise; shares surge

Sep 12 2018

TORONTO Canada's Hudson's Bay Co reported a second-quarter loss on Wednesday as sales fell at its Lord & Taylor and Saks OFF 5th divisions even as improved margins boosted its adjusted earnings, and shares surged nearly 5 percent in morning trading.

Hudson's Bay, Signa form European retail, real estate joint venture

Sep 11 2018

BERLIN Hudson's Bay Co (HBC) and Signa Holding agreed on Tuesday to merge Germany's Galeria Kaufhof and Karstadt chains to form Europe's third-biggest department store chain as they battle online rivals, sending HBC shares surging. | Video

'Star is Born' actress Lady Gaga recalls time she 'couldn't get an audition'

Sep 10 2018

TORONTO Lady Gaga, making her debut as a movie actress in "A Star is Born", said on Sunday she was humbled by the role, calling herself "just a girl from New York who couldn't get an audition." | Video

Sex, politics, media converge in 'The Front Runner'

Sep 09 2018

TORONTO "The Front Runner" tells the story of the fall 30 years ago of U.S. Senator Gary Hart over allegations of an affair, but the makers hope it also prompts an examination of what really matters in candidates running for high political office. | Video

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