Pelicans could open season in Toronto without injured No. 1 pick

The start of the Zion Williamson era in New Orleans will have to wait. The Pelicans’ No. 1 overall pick will miss a “period of weeks” to start the regular season because of a right knee injury, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Friday. It’s not clear how Williamson suffered the injury, but on Thursday the…

Edibles, vapes and oils: What you need to know about cannabis 2.0

Weed-infused brownies, CBD-based hand creams and cannabis vaping products are now legal in Canada, but eager consumers will have to wait until at least mid-December — and the province with the most licensed pot shops is signalling that early 2020 is more realistic. Regulations governing next-generation cannabis products such as edibles, beverages, vapes and topical…

Crews continue to restore power after strong storm sweeps through Maritimes

FREDERICTON—Thousands of Maritimers remain without power today after a powerful fall storm swept through the region Thursday, bringing downpours, strong gusts and downed trees. By mid-morning, more than 4,400 customers were still off the grid in New Brunswick. NB Power spokesman Marc Belliveau said the main issue was damage caused by trees making contact with…