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Uruguay may import marijuana from Canada

While it waits for weed to grow, the South American country could turn to Canadian pot producers to kickstart its newly legalized marijuana industry, top lawmakers — including the first lady — tell GlobalPost.

In Toronto, the Rob Ford show is just getting started

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted crack smoking and drunk driving. Now he’s promising war for his political opponents. And in Toronto’s suburbs, he’s still got an army in ‘Ford Nation.’

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford: a political odyssey turns stranger

The embattled mayor of Canada’s largest city admitted that he had in fact smoked crack cocaine. It’s the latest twist in Mayor Ford’s dizzying political career, which is captivating much of Canada.