Cannabis Set for Canada Legislation

Cannabis is set to be legalized in Canada on October 17, making it the largest country to do so at this time. While the ban is currently nationwide, individual provinces have set up different systems…

British American Tobacco Takes on Vaping

With last week’s $50 billion takeover of Reynolds American, British American Tobacco (BAT) became the world’s largest tobacco company. The takeover also allows BAT to reenter the American markets, having left 12 years ago when…

Around the World 1/26

ASIA Malaysia- The low-cost Malaysian airline- AirAsia has been cleared by the American Authorities to fly to American Airports, making them the first Asian airline to do so. The American sector will be handled by…

Obama Under Pressure to Pardon Snowden

Edward Snowden, a whistleblower to some and a traitor to others, is once again all over the news, but for something other than the release of the new biographical political thriller film, Snowden. As Snowden’s…

Mafia Involvement in Earthquake Aftermath

On Wednesday, August 24, Italy was struck by a devastating earthquake, which destroyed several ancient towns and killed upwards of 290 people. However, several buildings which were newly built and thought to be quake-proof also…

The Ebola Paranoia

The Ebola Paranoia Byline: 6 Questions and Answers About Ebola That Everyone Should Know By: Aditya Uppuluri One of the main highlights of the news in the past few weeks has been about Ebola. What…