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Canada legalizes recreational cannabis use

The government is also considering a "blanket amnesty" for anyone now facing a pot conviction. Canada legalized recreational marijuana today , which is a cau...


Two men charged for supplying prohibited items to North Korea

In his homily, Parolin prayed for the "gift of peace" on the Korean Peninsula so that "after so many years of tensions and division, the word peace can come out...


Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin teenager in danger, not a runaway

Baron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald calleded for locals to come forward if they notice anything suspicious, and have already received more than 400 tips from ...


Watch Pig On The Run Follow Police Home

California police used a bag of Doritos to lure a giant pig, who escaped and was found wandering around a neighborhood. They made a trail with the chips and t...


Rome Challenges the European Union with Plan to Increase Its Budget Deficit

Italy's government on Tuesday pushed the country closer to a showdown with the European Union after submitting its latest budget for review. "Unfortunately, t...


Prince Harry and Meghan given royal treatment in Melbourne

Meghan, who married Harry in the Royal Wedding back in May, appeared to enjoy the fitness display and was even convinced to throw an Australian Football Lea...


Retired Civil Servants Write to President For Action Against Minister Akbar

Earlier, Akbar had lashed out at his accusers and launched a criminal defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani , who publicly named him on Twitter as ...


Internet Celebrity Imprisoned for Short, Goofy Rendition of China’s National Anthem

In September a year ago, the National People's Congress passed a law against mocking the national anthem, with a punishment of up to 15 days in jail. Yang lat...


UK PM meets Macron ahead of Brexit talks

He said the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, would update leaders on the preparedness for all scenarios including no deal. "How do w...


Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Canada

Ontario, home to Canada's most populous city, Toronto , will have no stores until April 2019 due to a change in the province's retail model by a new provinci...


Austria says European Union will find a way to ensure a Brexit deal

Speaking in Dublin, Arlene Foster said: "The DUP wants a sensible deal as we exit the EU". Over the weekend, reports suggested that Cabinet members, including...


Egypt, Indonesia warn Australia against moving embassy to Jerusalem

Shaath disputed this. " Claiming that considering Jerusalem the capital of the state of Israel and moving the Australian embassy to Jerusalem will contri...


Second body found near Llano River after flooding in Central Texas

At least one fatality is suspected to have been caused by the flooding; local news reported a body had been found "related to the flooding". Local officials...


How Canada Is Celebrating Marijuana Legalization

The goal is to better reflect society's changing opinion about marijuana and bring black market operators into a regulated system. But because the country use...


What Happened to Missing Wisconsin 13-Year-Old After Her Parents' Murder?

Other details such as if Jayme has a boyfriend who could be involved remain unknown as well. Deputies were dispatched to a residence off Highway 8 at 1 a.m. "...


Grandma Arrested After Baby Found Stabbed And Burned Inside Oven

Bolivar County Sheriff Kelvin Williams told The Associated Press that the grandmother was taken in for questioning after the child was found dead Monday night...


Treasury Employee Accused of Leaking Documents to Reporter

Federal prosecutors say Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards is set to appear in court Wednesday in Virginia. Geoffrey Berman , the United States attorney in Ma...


Indian minister MJ Akbar resigns amid sexual assault allegations

The Vishakha Guidelines issued by the Honourable Supreme Court in 1997 and the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) A...


Hate crimes against gay people rockets in the UK

In total, there were 672 offenses of religiously motivated hate crime against Jews in the 2017/2018 period. This is the first time religiously motivated hate ...


Zarif calls Qureshi over Iranian guards’ kidnapping near Pakistan border

Iranian border guards have repeatedly come under attacks by terror outfits active on the Pakistani soil. The 14 were involved in "a security operation" and in...


Zainab's murderer Imran Ali hanged at Kot Lakhpat jail

Mohammad Imran was hanged in the presence of Zainab's father. . "I have seen his awe-inspiring end with my own eyes", he told reporters. This past Tuesday,...


USA strike in Somalia killed 60 militants: Pentagon

Africa Command (AFRICOM) said the strike took place on Friday, October 12, in the Harardhere area along the central coast of Somalia. The group, which is aff...


Sabarimala: Angry protestors attack women devotees seeking entry, police looks on

The devotees, most of whom were men, earlier surrounded and intimidated female journalists, including one from AFP . Those stopped trying to make it to the s...


Ultra-radical groups yet to leave demilitarized zone in northern Syria: monitor

The deal sets up a demilitarised zone running 15-20 km deep into rebel territory that must be evacuated of all heavy weapons and all jihadist groups by Monday, ...


Two Pilots Die In Ukrainian Fighter Jet Crash, U.S. Pilot 'Involved'

Air Forces in Europe and Africa confirmed that a U.S serviceman died in an accident, in a statement published on its website on October 17. "We will provide m...


Elizabeth Warren, President Trump Spar Over Cherokee Heritage

Trump called on his potential 2020 Democratic challenger to apologize and claimed that even the Cherokee Nation "denies her". "The generational range based on...


Berlin braced for all Brexit scenarios, including no deal - Merkel

Theresa May is to address European Union leaders as she battles to keep her faltering hopes of securing a Brexit deal alive. Theresa May will be in Brussel...


Cruz, O'Rourke trade barbs in second Senate debate

It's why the president called him "Lyin" Ted' and it's why the nickname stuck. The Democrat contender for the Senate abandoned his usual message of unity and ...


Trump Calls for Warren to Apologize After DNA Test Results Backfire

Donald Trump has recently been put under pressure in a move from senate candidate Elizabeth Warren , after she released DNA results showing her ancestory. H...


Release Our Daughter's Corpse To Prove That She's Dead - Hauwa Liman's Parents

Medical worker Hauwa Mohammed Liman, who was held hostage by Islamic State in Nigeria since March, is pictured in this handout photograph obtained by Reuters ...


Koreas and UN Command begin talks on demilitarizing border

Separately the two Koreas also agreed at the latest high-level talks to hold a Red Cross meeting in November to discuss ways to help families separated during t...


Israeli fire wounds 32 Palestinians in Gaza beach protest

Another rocket launched from Gaza and aimed at central Israel fell into the Mediterranean Sea, the military said. Israel Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman or...


Death toll in Crimean college attack rises to 18

The Russian government said it was treating the incident an attack, and bomb experts, armoured vehicles and personnel were sent to the school to secure and inve...


Canada makes history with first legal pot purchase in St. John's

Let us know in the comments. Its implementation will be scrutinized and dissected by Canadians ahead of the next election in 2019, as well as other nations th...


B.C.'s first legal cannabis store approved one day before legalization

In a move that had garnered a lot of cheer, as well as, some concerns, hemp stores in Canada are set to throw their doors open on Wednesday, October 17, as the ...