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Weed stocks are rallying after MI legalizes marijuana for recreational use

Weed stocks are rallying after MI legalizes marijuana for recreational use

North Dakota voters are also deciding whether to legalize recreational marijuana on Tuesday. Utah voters also were considering whether to allow medical marijuana and to join the 31 other states that have already done so. Kristin Schrader, 51, a Democrat from Superior Township in Washtenaw County, said she voted to legalize marijuana because she doesn't want people leaving MI to get it. Read More

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Tesla Faces Criminal Probe Over Model 3 Production Claims

Tesla Faces Criminal Probe Over Model 3 Production Claims

The electric carmaker said in a statement Friday that it complied with a "voluntary request for documents" from the Department of Justice about Tesla's "public guidance" about Model 3 production . Model 3 is a key part of Tesla's plan to expand from a niche player in the segment of luxury to the automaker with a wider range of consumers. In other Tesla news, Director Kimbal Musk sold 1,875 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 1st. Read More

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Powerball Results: Winning Numbers Drawn, Jackpot Raises to $750 Million

Powerball Results: Winning Numbers Drawn, Jackpot Raises to $750 Million

The buyer of the ticket beat the odds of 1 in 303 million to win the Mega Millions drawing for one of the largest jackpots in U.S. history. The victor matched all five numbers - 3, 21, 45, 53, 56 , but not the Powerball , 22. "It wasn't me", Haynes said over the phone, adding he matched only one number. The huge jackpot had lottery ticket buyers speculating on what they would do with the money if they won. Read More

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Results: Mega Millions, Powerball Tickets Selling Quickly

Results: Mega Millions, Powerball Tickets Selling Quickly

Watch the Mega Millions drawing live Tuesday night on NewsCenter 16 at 11. Lottery players face odds of 1 in 303 million of winning the Mega Millions drawing . Despite huge interest and a surge of ticket sales, no one has yet won. Medenica told The Post that about 57 percent of the possible number combinations were purchased in advance of Friday's drawing and that it was an "extremely pleasant surprise" there was no victor. Read More

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Khashoggi case: Turkey waiting to search Saudi consul house

Khashoggi case: Turkey waiting to search Saudi consul house

Turkish officials say they fear a Saudi hit team killed Khashoggi, who has been missing almost two weeks. The residence of the Saudi consul is cordoned off by Turkish police in Istanbul , on October 16, 2018 , the day after Turkish police and prosecutors searched the Saudi embassy after Riyadh gave the green-light amid global uproar over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi since October 2. Read More

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Trump pessimistic about Khashoggi's fate, says 'not looking too good'

Trump pessimistic about Khashoggi's fate, says 'not looking too good'

American lawmakers have threatened tough punitive action against the Saudis, and Germany , France and Britain jointly called for a " credible investigation " into Khashoggi's disappearance. The statement articulated the concern of the Swiss Foreign Ministry and its hopes to get more explanation on Khashoggi's fate. James Lankford, a Republican, who was at the White House for the arrival of Andrew Brunson, an American pastor who was released from Turkey after almost two years of ... Read More

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Nafta deal: Canada and US race to settle differences as deadline looms

Nafta deal: Canada and US race to settle differences as deadline looms

On Thursday, the us Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said that the Congress was ready to approve the agreement with Mexico alone, while forming "hope" an agreement is always possible with the Canada . The government "is still having constructive discussions" with USA counterparts, and "some" progress has been made, said one insider, speaking on condition of anonymity given the sensitive nature of the talks. Read More

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China imposes retaliatory tariffs on $60bn in USA goods

China imposes retaliatory tariffs on $60bn in USA goods

The White House pledged to immediately pursue further tariffs on around $267 billion of Chinese imports if the country retaliates. "My administration will not remain idle when those interests are under attack". The tariffs focused on industrial products, not on things Americans buy at the mall or via Amazon. The iPhone was not among the "wide range" of products that Apple told regulators would be hit by the $200 billion round of tariffs in a September 5 comment letter to trade officials. Read More

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