Homeless campers in B.C. park given one-day reprieve to vacate

By The Canadian Press Thu., Sept. 20, 2018 LANGFORD, B.C.—A group of homeless people who pitched tents in a provincial park near Victoria have been given an extension to stay after being ordered out earlier this week. Ashley Mollison, a spokeswoman for the campers, says the reprieve to stay in Goldstream Provincial Park is for…

Good Companies, Weak Stock Performances

In this Market Foolery podcast, host Chris Hill is joined by senior analysts Ron Gross and Emily Flippen to talk about a trio of earnings reports and a raft of Emmy winners. First, they advise investors not to worry about the pessimism that greeted FedEx‘s (NYSE:FDX) recent report — the company’s business is solid. Packaged-food…

Ottawa looks for information on marijuana ‘cryptomarket’

By Andy BlatchfordThe Canadian Press Thu., Sept. 20, 2018 OTTAWA—The federal government insists pot legalization will help the country snuff out crime — but internally it’s wondering what will become of the fuzzy world of illegal online weed transactions. In less than a month, Canada will become the first industrialized country to legalize recreational marijuana.…

NBArank: Predicting Tatum, Mitchell and more top-30 players

8:13 AM ET For the eighth season in a row, ESPN.com is ranking the top players in the NBA. Who will be the best player this season? To get the final prediction, we asked our expert panel to vote on pairs of players. NBArank is a prediction for the coming season. Dozens of panelists from…

U.S. ready to resume North Korea talks, seeks denuclearization by 2021

WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) – The United States said it was ready to resume talks with North Korea after Pyongyang pledged on Wednesday to dismantle its key missile facilities and suggested it would close its main Yongbyon nuclear complex if Washington took unspecified actions. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he had invited North Korea’s foreign…