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VICTORIA - The leaders of British Columbia's New Democrats and Greens have attended government house to deliver signed copies of their four-year agreement to run the province under a minority ...
OTTAWA - The International Monetary Fund is warning about the risks to the Canadian economy due to a possible correction in the housing market and urged governments to do more ...
Lockheed Martin announced Tuesday it completed a design review for the U.S. Air Force Combat Rescue Helicopter program, allowing construction to move forward.
Paul Allen’s 250-ton Stratolaunch airplane finally rolled out of its hangar Wednesday in Mojave, Calif. It won’t launch a rocket into space any sooner than 2019, and Stratolaunch faces skepticism abo
Paul Allen’s 100-ton Stratolaunch airplane finally rolled out of its hangar Wednesday in Mojave, Calif. It won’t launch a rocket into space any sooner than 2019, and faces skepticism about Vulcan Aer
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks retreated on Wednesday, pulled lower by weakness in financials after JPMorgan and Bank of America warned of revenue weakness in the current quarter, while a drop in oi
SOMERSET, Mass. (AP) — New England’s largest — and one of its last — coal-fired power plants was shutting down permanently Wednesday. The Brayton Point Power Station was scheduled to power down
SOMERSET, Mass. (AP) — New England’s largest — and one of its last — coal-fired power plants is shutting down permanently. The owner of the Brayton Point Power Station says it will cease operat
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp has moved some of the assets of its memory chip unit back to the parent company to ward off Western Digital Corp's legal claim that the Japanese conglomerate cannot sell
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX is taking recycling to a whole new realm — all the way to orbit. On this week’s supply run to the International Space Station, SpaceX will launch a Dragon caps
Two thousand civilians were killed in Donbas since the start of the conflict, from 7 to 9 thousand got wounded. This was reported by the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in t
MEXICO CITY — A Mexican businessman offended by President Donald Trump’s insults to his countrymen is seizing on a possible oversight in the magnate’s branding plans. Corporate lawyer Ant
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican businessman offended by President Donald Trump’s insults to his countrymen is seizing on a possible oversight in the magnate’s branding plans. Corporate lawye
Exxon Mobil Corp. shareholders pushed the company Wednesday to share more information about whether regulations designed to reduce climate change will hurt the oil giant's business. Investors hold
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve says the economy kept growing in April through late May, with more regions citing worker shortages across a widening range of occupations. In its latest survey ......
In an exclusive statement to The Clarion-Ledger, fallen Lincoln County deputy William Durr's family speaks of his faith and love.              
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Aetna’s chief executive confirms the insurance giant has been in conversations to move its headquarters out of Connecticut. Mark Bertolini, in an email to employees Wednes
(Reuters) - The New York Times Co said on Wednesday it was offering buyouts to its newsroom employees to streamline production systems and reduce the number of editors.
Planning ahead is hard when you’re broke. But planning ahead may be the best way to stop being broke and start building a solid financial future. People who have a strategy tend to save more mo
Despite being at the bottom of the Atlantic Division rankings for years— through an intentional ‘process’ of tanking by former GM Sam Hinkie—there is good reason to be optimistic for the future. 'The
WASHINGTON - The multiple ways in which Donald Trump could threaten Canada-U.S. trade will be on full display this month, with a series of looming decisions and public events that ......
The nonbinding vote backed an assessment of the impact of greenhouse-gas limits on the business. The company opposed the motion but said it would consider the result.
About 59 percent Indians feel banning the sale of loose cigarettes will discourage smoking while 69 percent debunked the role of warning images on tobacco packs in reducing smoking, according to a s
Neuroscientists have discovered a key connection between areas of the adult female prairie vole's brain reward system that promotes the emergence of pair bonds. Results from this study could help effo
Scientists have used an ultra-bright pulse of X-ray light to turn an atom in a molecule briefly into a sort of electromagnetic black hole. Unlike a black hole in space, the X-rayed atom does not draw
Imagine being a scuba diver and leaving your oxygen tank behind you on a dive. That's essentially what humans are doing as we expand our footprint on the planet without paying adequate attention to im
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's coroners service says there were 136 suspected overdose deaths in the province in April. That amounts to almost double the number of deaths compared to the same ...
BARRIE, Ont. - Closing arguments have been postponed in the manslaughter trial of an Ontario nurse who took a patient off life support without a doctor's order. Legal issues prompted the ...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here tonight for an annual summit with President Vladimir Putin during which the two sides will sign a host of agreements, with all eyes on a deal to build with
The issue of banning cow slaughter has to be decided by the respective states and the Centre#39;s recent notification on sale of cattle has nothing to do with it, the BJP said today amid a major con
Senior Congress leader C P Joshi said that the "faulty policy" pursued by the NDA government has put a question mark on safety of the country#39;s international borders as well internal security.
A discredited former engineer who signed off on the health of a northern Ontario mall just weeks before it collapsed in June 2012 finds out Thursday if he bears any ...
TORONTO - The new CEO of the Canadian Bankers Association says policy-makers should take time to ensure there are no unintended consequences stemming from efforts to rein in Toronto's runaway ...
CALGARY - An investigation into a derailment at a Calgary railway yard has found that a crew member had been awake for 23 hours when the accident occurred. The Transportation Safety ...
FREDERICTON - A New Brunswick mother says her nine-year-old daughter was hospitalized after consuming e-cigarette fluids from a brightly labelled "Unicorn Milk" bottle. Lea L'Hoir is calling on Ottaw
WASHINGTON - Forget the drive-thru, McDonald's could be coming to your driveway. The company's CEO said Wednesday that the number of McDonald's restaurants available to deliver Big Macs, Chicken McNu
Not sure how much that visit to the ER is going to cost you? Don’t worry—your medical providers don’t know either, according to a study in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were down on Wednesday as financials tumbled after JPMorgan and Bank of America hinted at revenue weakness in the current quarter and oil prices fell to a three-week low.
NEW YORK (AP) — Kellogg Co. is shuttering distribution centers around the nation and cutting more than 1,000 workers, as it follows through with a cost-cutting plan amid falling sales. The maker of Fr
TORONTO - Google's Android Pay, a mobile wallet that allows people to pay with their smartphone, is available for Canadians to download starting Wednesday. Users can pay with the app in ...
THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Northern Mindanao on Wednesday, May 31, unveils the provision of a new credit facility for micro entrepreneurs called Pondo sa Pagbabago at Pag-asenso, ot
VANCOUVER - The Transportation Safety Board's final report into the deadly capsizing of a whale-watching vessel off Vancouver Island is expected to be released next month. An email from the board ...
TORONTO - Ontario's budget watchdog says the province's budget will steadily deteriorate into deficit after this fiscal year. The Liberal government delivered a balanced budget this year, and project
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. coal company shares slumped alongside renewable energy stocks on Wednesday after reports that President Donald Trump plans to pull the United States from a global
Police are turning to social media in an effort to generate leads in unsolved homicides and missing person's cases in central Ontario. Ontario Provincial Police and local police say four people ...
The city of Orlando plans to acquire 104 more apartment units on Orlando's west side, for $700,000. A plan to acquire the apartments was filed in a South Florida bankruptcy case recently. The apartmen
The city of Orlando plans to acquire 104 more apartment units on Orlando's west side, for $700,000. A plan to acquire the apartments was filed in a South Florida bankruptcy case recently. The apartmen
The long delay in resolving what happens to the jail site has focused on turning a ballpark cost estimate into a solid purchase price.             
LONDON (Reuters) - The sale of Reckitt Benckiser Group's North American food business, which could fetch more than $3 billion, has kicked off with information packages going out to industry players,
Raytheon Missile systems has received an $8.9 million contract to test an extended range version of the Joint Standoff Weapons AGM-154C-1 All-Up-Round.
A group filed suit Tuesday asking Hinds County Chancery Judge William Singletary to block William Bynum's selection.              
DALLAS (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp shareholders on Wednesday approved a proposal calling for the oil company to disclose the impact on its business of compliance with global climate change guideline
(Reuters) - The New York Times Co said on Wednesday it offered buyouts to some of its newsroom employees, as it looks to streamline its editing and production systems and reduce the number of editors
A new app aims to streamline the process and cost of getting birth control by dropping pharmaceutical 'middle men' and sending wholesale medicine (and free, lady-focused samples) direct to patients.
A new app aims to streamline the process and cost of getting birth control by dropping pharmaceutical 'middle men' and sending wholesale medicine (and free, lady-focused samples) direct to patients.
Attorneys representing a Polish immigrant alleged to be in the business of filing lawsuits (and having made approximately $800,000 doing so) are accused of hiding documents that would help Comcast def
The top-selling Honda, the CR-V SUV, is a bit bigger for 2017 and offers its first turbocharged engine for stronger performance. The 2017 CR-V interior has a higher quality look and ...
2017 Honda CR-V 1.5T AWD Touring BASE PRICE: $24,045 for 2WD LX; $25,345 for AWD LX; $26,795 for 2WD EX; $28,095 for AWD EX; $29,295 for 2WD EX-L; $30,595 for AWD ...
RICHMOND, Va. - Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. has filed a lawsuit against Virginia and its information technology agency over the state's attempt to end a 13- year contract. Richmond Times-Dispatch
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Pilots of a JetBlue flight from New York to San Francisco were forced to land close to the midway point of the trip after a fire ...
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