Mark Carney U-turn: Investment in Britain set to GROW amid Brexit, admits Bank chief

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BANK of England chief Mark Carney has performed a stark u-turn over the outlook for Britain and admitted that investment in the economy is set to pick up as the UK leaves the More...

Euro falls as central bank says Mario Draghi's upbeat economy speech was WRONG

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THE euro has fallen from nine-month highs against the dollar, after the European Central Bank moved to downplay apparently optimistic economy comments made by its chief. Simply More...

BREAKING: Tesco axes 1,200 jobs amid desperate bid to cut costs

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SUPERMARKET giant Tesco is scrapping 1,200 jobs as part of a major drive to save money amid heated competition in the sector. Simply The Best 7 Days A Week  More...

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Ransomware attack hits property arm of France bank BNP Paribas

A global cyberattack has hit the property arm of France’s biggest bank BNP Paribas, one of the largest financial institutions known to be affected by an extortion campaign More...

Facebook hits 2 billion users, doubling in size since 2012

Facebook Inc. said on Tuesday that 2 billion people are regularly using its flagship service, marching past another milestone in its growth from a college curiosity in the United More...

Ransomware infects computers around the world in latest major attack

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A new outbreak of ransomware is causing disruption across the world, paralyzing hospitals, government offices and major More...

Embattled Venezuelan president says helicopter fired on country's Supreme Court

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says a helicopter fired on the country’s Supreme Court in a confusing More...

peter-mansbridge-at-vimy-memorial Peter Mansbridge on some of his most memorable stories at CBC

As Peter Mansbridge steps down as chief correspondent of CBC’s The National, he sat down with...

george-lucas-museum The Force is strong in LA as city approves 'Star Wars' creator George Lucas' museum

The Force was with George Lucas on Tuesday as the Los Angeles City Council moved with...

marilyn-dress-auction Marilyn Monroe's $4.8M dress coming to small-town Sask.

Marilyn Monroe is still known for her blond hair, red lips and luxurious wardrobe and one...

Oilers' McDavid nearing massive 8-year, $106-million US contract: reports

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Connor McDavid is set to sign an 8-year, $106-million US contract with the Edmonton Oilers, according to reports.  More...

Kyle Lowry, Raptors at crossroads in free agency

With Kyle Lowry set to hit free agency on July 1, both the all-star point guard and the Toronto Raptors face..

NHL free agency tracker

With free agency set to open on July 1, get up to speed on the latest key signings from the NHL’s..

A warming Antarctica is becoming more hospitable to animals. That could lead to some epic battles.

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As climate change continues to cause massive melting and ice loss in Antarctica, new habitats may begin More...

The ozone hole is slowly healing — but this chemical could delay its recovery by decades

While the famous Antarctic “ozone hole” is finally beginning to heal, 30 years after it was first discovered, scientists have just identified..

Trump administration to propose repealing rule giving EPA broad authority over water pollution

The Trump administration will revoke a rule that gives the Environmental Protection Agency broad authority over regulating the pollution of wetlands..
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Cyberattack: Was it really ransomware, or an attack on Ukraine — or something yet to come?

A day after the latest cyberattack crippled computers internationally, starting in Ukraine, expert opinions are varying widely over who was behind..