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VANCOUVER - British Columbia's workplace safety agency has released the first official account of a "Deadpool 2" stuntwoman's death, saying SJ Harris was thrown off a motorcycle and propelled through
The strike had threatened to slow Seattle’s record construction boom — 74 major projects are under way now in downtown Seattle alone.
AN INVESTMENT roadshow meant to guide Filipino and foreign investors in matching their entrepreneurial and financial capacities will be held in Baguio City as an effort to steer the country’s econom
NORDEGG, Alta. - This is a story about one lucky loon. Don Gibson was standing with his family on a dock in Fish Lake Provincial Park west-central Alberta last weekend when ...
The British-born Mr. Lunn oversaw development of the Mustang, GT40 and Jeep Cherokee and helped build an almost impregnable presidential limousine.
(Reuters) - A lawyer for Elliott Management told a U.S. bankruptcy judge on Friday that an unidentified utility could pay $9.3 billion to buy Texas power transmission company Oncor, topping a $9 billi
The competition commission on Friday said the data market inquiry has been officially set in motion.
Pear, quince, strawberry: All kinds of flavors are being brought into play by cider makers big and small.
Transformative mediation, which aims to resolve underlying conflicts, is one alternative to litigation. It’s even used by the United States Postal Service.
Montreal's La Ronde amusement park says it has removed a carousel horse depicting an Indigenous man's severed head in a bag. The move comes after several complaints, including one by a ...
KAMLOOPS, B.C. - British Columbia has extended a provincewide state of emergency because of wildfires that have scorched a record amount of land this season. Emergency Management BC said the third ..
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested 11 foreigners in Mississippi who have since admitted to violating a federal act or await a plea hearing.           &
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Citigroup Inc and seven other banks will underwrite the initial public offering of Petróleo Brasileiro SA's fuel distribution unit, which will likely occur in November, a perso
Activists succeed by pursuing clear, deliverable goals. Urging the employer-services giant to become an agile software company is nothing of the sort.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Trump-fed rally in stocks, lately showing signs of faltering as the long Wall Street summer nears its end, faces a key test in the weeks ahead with the approach of a historica
TORONTO - The Canadian National Exhibition is reassuring visitors the Toronto event is safe in the wake of yesterday's attack in Barcelona. The event's CEO says the multi-day fair enhanced its ......
A one-time rising star in the UAW is the fourth person charged in a growing federal corruption probe involving Fiat Chrysler and the union.             
FREDERICTON - A review of a devastating ice storm in northeast New Brunswick says many residents were ill-prepared for an emergency — and some responded to the crisis with fear ...
Montreal's mayor and police chief are apologizing for the way LGBTQ people were treated in the city from the 1960s to the 1990s. Mayor Denis Coderre said today he is sorry ...
A protest over the dress code at a Mississippi high school has resulted in the arrest of some parents for trespassing.              
HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by three this week to 946. A year ago, just 491 rigs were active. Houston oilfield services company Baker H
Wall Street recouped earlier losses after a midday report that President Trump would remove Steve Bannon, his chief strategist.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Federal Reserve on Friday raised its estimate of U.S. gross domestic product growth for the third quarter above 2 percent based on this week's data on retail sales, i
A meeting with a president from Russia's second largest bank shows how desperate Congo is to stop a collapse in national finances that is hitting the economy.
MONTREAL - Brazil says it will ask the World Trade Organization to establish a dispute settlement panel after consultations with Canada failed to resolve its complaint about government subsidies to ..
For Japanese designer Ken Okuyama, The Quail is the pinnacle of international historic motoring events and the ideal place to reveal his latest Kode 0 one-off supercar.
White House adviser Steve Bannon, a right-wing nationalist, is leaving the White House.
Invoking Mahatma Gandhi#39;s adage of leadership by example, Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy on Friday said a company would tread an absolute path of quick destruction.
(Reuters) - After paying customers millions of dollars for opening phony accounts they did not want, Wells Fargo & Co has said it is now grappling with the possibility it harmed customers by closing
VANCOUVER - A library user who returned cash found in a book has drawn the RCMP into a detective whodunit. Cpl. Richard De Jong says the mystery began July 24 when ......
Big tripletails move into Mississippi Sound              
The owners of Fremont Street’s Neonopolis are beginning to pay down their hefty debt to Las Vegas.
(Reuters) - After paying customers millions of dollars for opening phony accounts they did not want, Wells Fargo & Co has said it is now grappling with the possibility it harmed customers by closing
Michigan officials are pursuing the Toyota/Mazda plant, saying the state has a better shot than in the past when union concerns have been a deterrent.             
CAPE DORSET, Nunavut - Mounties are urging residents of a community in Nunavut to stop helping a wanted man avoid arrest. Police say David Mikkigak of Cape Dorset is a suspect ...
The inconvenient truth is that there are many shades of grey to account for when explaining how, why and when “the media” seeks to champion “truth”.
Wendy Rogers started at LPA Inc. as an intern. Now she's the chief executive officer.
Big stakes, big dangers, as negotiations open on NAFTA at Donald Trump's demand. Please select your hoped-for outcome.
Orlando real estate attorney Vicki Berman has been named chair of the design committee for the Pulse memorial planning process. Berman is one of the few formal committee appointments announced for the
Watching eight episodes of your favorite show back-to-back is a bad idea, psychologically speaking.
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. Of Israel this week announced an order from the U.S. military for its Multi-Mission Hemispheric Radar systems.
A federal class-action lawsuit against a travel service company that worked for three big cruise line companies could potentially mean money if your phone number is part of the lawsuit’s database. T
No fewer than a dozen states are believed to have a shot at landing the $1.6 billion plant Toyota and Mazda plan to build in the U.S.             
US stocks dropped early Friday, as the battering of markets in the wake of a major attack in Spain showed no signs of slowing, and amid what one analyst called "festering dysfunction" at the White Hou
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The stock market's steady rise, still low long-term bond yields and a sagging dollar are girding the Fed's intent to raise interest rates again this year despite concerns about
Planning early in the school year may help families avoid complications at tax time, financial planners and student aid experts say.
While Las Vegas Valley sky watchers take in the solar eclipse Monday, local entrepreneurs have found ways the astrological event can drum up business — from Earth, river and sky.
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg said on Friday he would be taking two months of paternity leave after the birth of his second daughter.
The Natchez-Adams County School District has canceled classes Monday due to potential “health risks of students viewing the solar eclipse,” officials said in a news release Friday.  
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State Bank of India (SBI) has realised Rs 235.06 crore as penalty from 388.74 lakh accounts for not maintaining monthly average balance in the first quarter of the current fiscal, an RTI query has r
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today alleged that some divisive forces were out to destroy the country#39;s diverse social fabric and should be fought unitedly.
Criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi#39;s Independence Day statement that the Kashmir issue would not be resolved by "bullets or abuses", the CPI(M) today alleged the Centre was not sincere in r
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today alleged that some divisive forces were out to destroy the country#39;s diverse social fabric and should be fought unitedly.
(Reuters) - Wall Street recouped losses in early afternoon trading on Friday following a New York Times report that President Donald Trump has decided to remove chief strategist Steve Bannon.
U.S. dollar stores have not become collateral damage, as feared, in a price war among big retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Kroger Co , which has pushed down prices of key items such as egg
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