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As attitudes mellow, could legal pot be next?

!Once widely reviled by society as the demon weed, marijuana is increasingly being viewed as a potentially beneficial medication and a substance that some respected health organizations want legalized and sold like alcohol, in government-controlled outlets. At the same time, polls suggest many Canadians
  • updated Dec 22, 2014 at 6:53 PM

Going to pot: As attitudes to marijuana mellow, could legalization be next?

Heather Forsyth named Wildrose interim leader

  • updated Dec 22, 2014 at 6:52 PM

Heather Forsyth named Alberta Wildrose interim leader, party hopes to rebound

North Korea experiencing severe Internet outages

  • updated Dec 22, 2014 at 6:49 PM

Severe Internet connectivity problems seen in North Korea in wake of Sony hacking attack

Federal minister fears false data 'havoc'

  • updated Dec 22, 2014 at 6:48 PM

Fear of falsification prevents release of some electronic data: minister

British singer Joe Cocker dies of lung cancer

  • updated Dec 22, 2014 at 6:46 PM

British singer Joe Cocker, of 'You Are So Beautiful' fame, dies at age 70

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