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NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is questioning why edible marijuana is not included in the government’s bill to legalize pot. Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says work is ongoing to regulate cannabis in “all of its forms.”

A sharp drop in China's stock market Monday had ripples around the globe, including Canada. The TSX/S&P Index fell over 0.6 per cent as poor manufacturing numbers in China and the U.S. drove fears of a sluggish 2016.

Bill Cosby was arrested in the twilight of his life and career Wednesday and charged with a decade-old sex crime after a barrage of accusations from dozens of women made a mockery of his image as TV's wise and understanding Dr. Cliff Huxtable.

Actor Bill Cosby was brought to a Pennsylvania police station to be booked on charges of indecent assault stemming from an alleged incident at his home 12 years ago. Cosby will remain free on $1 million bail pending trial.

Authorities say former "Glee" star Mark Salling has been arrested in Los Angeles for investigation of possessing child pornography. 

 
 

Authorities say a Texas teenager serving probation for killing four people in a drunken-driving wreck after invoking an "affluenza" defense has been detained in Mexico. Ethan Couch and his mother were detained in Puerto Vallarta.

 
 

A woman is facing a second-degree murder charge after the victim of an apparently unprovoked stabbing in a Toronto drugstore died of her injuries. The lawyer for Rohinie Bisesar says the situation is "tragic all around."

A New Brunswick jury has found Dennis Oland guilty of second-degree murder in the 2011 death of his father, Richard Oland. Family members released statements maintaining Oland's innocence after Saturday's verdict.

Ontario Provincial Police have charged two aides to former premier Dalton McGuinty in connection with the province's gas plants scandal. Premier Kathleen Wynne says her responsibility is to ensure government transparency.

Prosecutors are no longer seeking dangerous offender status for Gordon Stuckless, according to his defence lawyer. The man at the centre of the Maple Leaf Gardens sex abuse scandal pleaded guilty last year to 100 charges.

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