Shipping in the Canadian city of Vancouver is disrupted as container lorry drivers go on strike.
The US state of Colorado says it collected more than $2m in the first round of tax payments from newly legalized marijuana businesses.
A US army judge says the military may have improperly pressed ahead with the sex crimes trial of a US army general.
Former Heinz boss William Johnson receives a $110m payday as layoffs continue at the food firm, now owned by Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital.
Mt Gox, the troubled Japanese bitcoin exchange, wins bankruptcy protection to temporarily halt US legal action alleging fraud.
An American woman who killed her three children in Edinburgh is found dead in a secure hospital in Nottinghamshire.
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About 150 people are on the fourth day of a hunger strike at an immigration detention centre in the US state of Washington, officials say.