Thousands of people are gathering in the German capital to protest against a planned trans-Atlantic free trade pact. Organizers of Saturday's demonstration in downtown Berlin said some 50,000 protesters from across the country were expected.
A Brazilian judge has issued a temporary restraining order against recently approved legislation that banned the use of smartphone-based ride-hailing-apps like Uber in Rio de Janeiro, the country's second largest city.
The loyalties of craft beer aficionados were put to the test Friday when the owners of Mill Street Brewery, one of Canada's leading makers of craft beers, announced plans to be swallowed by Labatt Breweries in a takeover.
Retailers sold more than $11 million of marijuana during Oregon's first week of legal recreational sales, outpacing the early business done in other states that have legalized pot, according to the Oregon Retailers of Cannabis Association.
A Democratic state senator and environmental groups cannot intervene in the state's $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil over contaminated gas stations and other sites, a New Jersey judge ruled Friday.