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Nate Parker on 'toxic masculinity,' consent and 'male privilege'

Nate Parker continues to explain himself.
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 7:36 pm

Millennials have no problem with strangers sleeping on their couch

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Posted: August 27, 2016, 3:31 pm

Pick up Ontario Works cheques in person - Pembroke Daily Observer


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Pick up Ontario Works cheques in person
Pembroke Daily Observer
In light of the uncertainty of a postal labour disruption, Renfrew County has announced the alternative for people to get their Ontario Works cheques. In an issued statement on Friday, the county wrote that effective Aug. 30, Ontario Works cheques will ...
Ontario Works cheques can be picked up at Peterborough social services office if Canada Post goes on strikePeterborough Examiner
Pick up Ontario Works chequesSault Star
Cheques will be available for pick up around municipalityChatham Daily News

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Posted: August 27, 2016, 3:24 pm

The 13 biggest financial fears of Americans

No one ever said that managing your finances and saving for retirement was easy. If it was, we'd all be retired with a house on the beach by now.
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 2:26 pm

Here's what it takes to retire a millionaire

Like many other things in life, saving for retirement is easier when you have a specific goal. And while $1 million doesn't have to be your magic number, for most Americans, saving up a nest egg of a million is a pretty safe bet.
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 2:25 pm

Janet Yellen Lays Out Tools for Next Recession Fight - Wall Street Journal


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Janet Yellen Lays Out Tools for Next Recession Fight
Wall Street Journal
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo.—When recession hits again, the Federal Reserve could turn back to unconventional programs it used with aggression in the last crisis, Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Friday in taking stock of the central bank's ...
Yellen's early backers now hoping they were rightgulfnews.com
Yellen Addresses Present and Future: Should We Be Tense?TheStreet.com
Yellen suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetableCTV News
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 2:12 pm

Michigan may soon allow self-driving cars on the road with no one behind the wheel

Michigan may soon become the first state to allow self-driving cars on the road without a human driver sitting behind the steering wheel.
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 1:31 pm

German-built Ford Focus: Outrageously fun

I don't know what's wrong with me. I didn't think I was going to like this, at least not this much. I mean, to be really honest, I'm too old for this sort of thing
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 1:12 pm

Canada Post's relationship with its workers is blighted by 'underlying toxicity' - CBC.ca


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Canada Post's relationship with its workers is blighted by 'underlying toxicity'
CBC.ca
Whenever Canada Post management and union representatives reach an agreement, whether through negotiation or arbitration, the resolution may not be enough to repair their fraught relations. "I do not see a resolution between management [and the ...
Mail will continue in event of job action: Victoria CUPW localTimes Colonist
Talks continue between Canada Post and union in effort to avoid job actionNewstalk 1010
Canada Post reports small profit as job action loomsToronto Star
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 9:00 am

The husky spill - The Globe and Mail


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The husky spill
The Globe and Mail
Last month, some 200,000 litres of oil spilled into the North Saskatchewan river. Officials have praised the company for its financial response to the crisis, but critics are concerned about the lack of transparency, Carrie Tait reports. Crews work to ...
Wait until Monday, Husky tells oil-impacted First NationNational Observer
EPCOR treatment plants struggle to clean water fast enough to meet demandCBC.ca
Edmonton closes spray parks after EPCOR asks residents to use less waterGlobalnews.ca
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 2:52 am

Couple walks down the aisle of a SkyTrain in transit wedding - CTV News


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Couple walks down the aisle of a SkyTrain in transit wedding
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The SkyTrain is a major part of the lives of commuters, serving as a space to unwind, listen to music, snack or snooze as they head to or from work every day. But the Canada Line has an even greater importance for newlyweds Nathaly and Jeff. The couple ...
Couple who met on SkyTrain tie the knot on Expo LineCBC.ca
Couple weds on SkyTrainCastanet.net
Vancouver couple ties the knot on SkyTrain three years after meeting on oneMetroNews Canada
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 1:38 am

Trump campaign CEO was charged with domestic violence

Donald Trump's newly appointed campaign chairman, Steve Bannon, faced multiple charges, including one for misdemeanor domestic violence, stemming from an incident involving his ex-wife more than 20 years ago. But Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway tells CNN it will not affect his future with the campaign.
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 1:21 am

Associated Press botches Hillary Clinton report and response

Hillary Clinton is surrounded by suggestions of controversy. Terms like "Clinton Foundation," "email server," and "Benghazi" hover around her like a faint smoke that hints at the existence of fire.
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Posted: August 27, 2016, 1:19 am

Rising car insurance? You can thank the dangerous maniacs on our roads - The Globe and Mail


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Rising car insurance? You can thank the dangerous maniacs on our roads
The Globe and Mail
Last week, as I forked over another $1,600 to insure my modest, six-year-old Honda, I asked the agent why my premiums were going up again. Another year without an accident or a claim of any kind. (To add to 30-odd accident-free years.) Another year of ...
ICBC wants to hike basic rates because of rising number of claims, legal costsCBC.ca
ICBC seeks 4.9 per cent rate increaseBlackburnNews.com
ICBC asks for 4.9% increase to basic insurance rates, lower than last year's 5.5% increaseCanadian Underwriter
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 11:34 pm

Bombardier hands out pink slips as part of effort to cut 7,000 workers

Montreal-based company declined to give details on the latest round of layoffs
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:41 pm

Will Canadian banks' blowout profits silence skeptics? - The Globe and Mail


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Will Canadian banks' blowout profits silence skeptics?
The Globe and Mail
One strong quarterly profit report from a Canadian big bank can be dismissed as an anomaly. Two strong reports from two big banks might be a coincidence. But when four banks deliver results in the same week, and all four blast through expectations with ...
Is the worst of the crude crash over for Canada's banks?bnn.ca
Canadian banks shake off oilpatch fears, report better than expected earningsCanadian Underwriter
TD, CIBC results beat expectations with higher profitsCBC.ca
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:40 pm

Will Canadian banks’ blowout profits silence skeptics?

The financial sector is proving to be adept at navigating the obstacles in its way after four major banks reported profits this week
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:40 pm

Revealed: Fox News' 400-page oppo file on Gabriel Sherman

The memo is dated January 5, 2012. "To: Interested Parties." "Re: Gabriel Sherman."
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:33 pm

PayPal cofounder: Immigrant entrepreneurs should have same chance I had

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:24 pm

Facebook ditches humans in favor of algorithms for trending news

Facebook is removing the troublesome humans responsible for manually writing news descriptions and headlines for its Trending box. The company is turning the job over to algorithms that automatically select topics and generate text.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:19 pm

McDonald's Happy Meal mistake, and Rio's poor Olympic ROI: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP

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From more details on how the Fort McMurray fire keeps burning red ink, to some valid questions about the costs of Canada's gold, silver and bronze medals, it was a colourful week in business news. The CBC's Jacqueline Hansen gets you caught up on the week that was in her video recap.

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:00 pm

Ottawa mulls emerging risks to financial institutions

New catastrophic risks that threaten Canadian financial institutions are getting more attention from the federal government.
Author: JACQUELINE NELSON
Posted: August 26, 2016, 9:26 pm

Pawn addiction

As designer handbags receive record prices at auction, women are increasingly taking them to pawn shops to borrow money against them.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:52 pm

Building a community restaurant in Botswana

Despite the often frustrating employment situation for young Botswanans, one young entrepreneur is ploughing ahead while remaining thoroughly rooted in his community.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:52 pm

What Corporate Canada wants from Trudeau’s China visit

From banks to manufacturers, Canada’s corporate venturers are hoping Prime Minister’s trip will spur a high-level ‘positive change’ that hits the reset button on chilly climate created by Stephen Harper-era antagonisms
Author: RICHARD BLACKWELL
Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:45 pm

In the coming credit crisis, some Canadian banks will take a harder hit

The differences in how each bank has been lending will impact how they handle the bust
Author: ANDREW WILLIS
Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:39 pm

Janet Yellen, Jackson Hole and the anti-Davos

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A fishing hole in the middle of Wyoming might not be the first place that leaps to mind when one thinks of venues for major world economic conferences, but the bucolic scene of Jackson Hole is just that. Once a year, the global elite descend on the area to listen to what the U.S. central banker has to say.

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:38 pm

Ottawa eyes banking fees as major lenders cut costs - The Globe and Mail


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Ottawa eyes banking fees as major lenders cut costs
The Globe and Mail
The federal government is keeping an eye on consumer banking fees as major lenders slash costs. The Department of Finance launched a consultation Friday on the future of the financial sector, noting there are renewed concerns about service fees as ...
Royal Bank 'closely monitoring' housing markets in Vancouver, Toronto: CEOVancouver Sun
Stock Market Crash A Chance? RBC Closely Watching Housing Markets In Vancouver and TorontoMarkets Morning
CEO: Housing Markets In Vancouver, Toronto Being 'Closely' Watched By Royal BankHiBusiness (blog)
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:36 pm

Ottawa eyes banking fees as major lenders cut costs

Bankers’ association says service fees have gone down, and many consumers have no-fee bank accounts
Author: RITA TRICHUR
Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:36 pm

US to invest $2.5bn in high-speed rail expansion

US vice president Joe Biden announces plans to lend railway operator Amtrak $2.45bn (£1.86bn) to expand services and make upgrades.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:36 pm

The close: TSX fluctuates as resources trim gains on Fed rate hike talk

Wall Street closes mixed after Fed Chair Yellen says the case to raise rates is getting stronger
Author: Eric Lam
Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:29 pm

How to diversify an economy: Four lessons for Canada

How Finland, Estonia, Israel and Taiwan diversified their economies
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:24 pm

Trump's immigration pivot a buzzkill for Coulter's book tour

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:12 pm

Quebec coalition of businesses and unions in favour of Energy East pipeline

Pipeline will bring much needed economic development and jobs to the province, business federations, unions say
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 8:06 pm

Why you need to look where capital is scarce, an infrastructure stock worth examining, and how the humans are beating the investing robots

A roundup of investment ideas for active investors
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 7:56 pm

Ben & Jerry's recalls Cookie Dough ice cream batches

Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's recalls tubs of one of its best-selling products over concern they may contain small pieces of metal.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 7:50 pm

Fed's Janet Yellen says case for rate rise has strengthened

The case for raising US interest rates has "strengthened", the head of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen says.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 6:58 pm

Academy President on 'Birth of a Nation': 'People need to see this movie'

The president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences wants the public to judge "The Birth of a Nation" as a film and not by its director's personal history.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 6:46 pm

BlackBerry to sell $605-million of convertible debt to Fairfax, other investors

Canadian smartphone maker also said it would redeem the roughly $1.25-billion worth of outstanding debentures carrying a 6 per cent coupon on Sept. 2
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 6:41 pm

More Patti LaBelle desserts coming to Walmart

Patti LaBelle is making an encore.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 6:34 pm

Trade deal with China? Six key facts for Trudeau to consider

It’s a good time to be negotiating a deal, but politically speaking, China is in a dark place
Author: CRAIG OFFMAN
Posted: August 26, 2016, 6:24 pm

EpiPen outrage may fuel cheap generic in 2017

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 6:16 pm

Yellen’s hawkish message adds weight to rate rumblings

Eric Lascellesis chief economist at RBC Global Asset Management Inc.
Author: Eric Lascelles
Posted: August 26, 2016, 6:05 pm

There’s nothing left to buy, so let’s start building

The days of sure-fire bond returns are over, and investors have to look elsewhere. But the current system for infrastructure projects needs an overhaul
Author: CARL MORTISHED
Posted: August 26, 2016, 5:59 pm

DIGGING DEEPER: University of Regina economics professor weighs in on whether SaskTel should be sold - Globalnews.ca


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DIGGING DEEPER: University of Regina economics professor weighs in on whether SaskTel should be sold
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Premier Brad Wall said because the Saskatchewan Party did not campaign on selling SaskTel in the recent provincial election, they can't make the decision to sell without consulting the public. File / Global News ...
If SaskTel bid is made, referendum 'only way to deal with such an offer': Premier WallSaskatoon StarPhoenix
Premier Reiterates There Is No Offer For SaskTelSaskatoonhomepage.ca

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 5:58 pm

Has Colonel Sanders' secret recipe been revealed? No, says company

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KFC says a recipe published in the Chicago Tribune is not authentic. But that hasn't stopped rampant online speculation that one of the most legendary and closely guarded secrets in the history of fast food has been exposed.

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 5:45 pm

Domino's delivers pizza by drone in New Zealand

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Posted: August 26, 2016, 5:38 pm

Volkswagen to pay US dealers hit by emissions scandal

Germany's Volkswagen tells a US court that it plans to compensate car dealers in America hit by the diesel emissions scandal.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 5:22 pm

Calls grow for U.S. government to spend more

The next president of the United States should be ready to work with Congress to spend more money.
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 5:07 pm

At midday: TSX, Wall St. rise on Yellen comments

Bullish comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on the U.S. economy helped boost banks and commodity producers
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Posted: August 26, 2016, 5:05 pm

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