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US closes Yemen embassy and orders ambassador to leave

The United States has ordered the closure of its embassy in Yemen, and said its ambassador will leave the country by Wednesday amid the deteriorating security situation.<p>US officials said on Tuesday they were suspending operations at the embassy in Sanaa until conditions improved.<p>"The ambassador and …

South Asia

Jesse Matthew charged in Hannah Graham death

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man suspected in last year's killing of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham has been charged with first-degree murder in the case, a prosecutor told reporters Tuesday.<p>The murder charge against Jesse Matthew Jr. comes in addition to a count of abduction with intent to defile filed …

Crime

Proposal seeks gun permits for Colorado pot users

DENVER (AP) — Colorado was the first state to legalize recreational marijuana sales. Now the state's voters may consider a ballot measure to allow …

How the secret deal between the LCBO and Beer Store affects the booze you buy

<b>How have the LCBO and Beer Store explained the deal?</b><p>When the Star’s Cohn asked the Beer Store if the agreement was “collusion,” Jeff Newton, head of …