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The Canadian dollar is trading at 76.02 cents US this morning, down 0.03 of a cent from Thursday's close. The U.S. dollar is trading at C$1.3155, up 0.06 of a cent. Pound sterling is worth C$1.7065,
OTTAWA - Statistics Canada reports the economy grew 0.5 per cent in July, the second month of recovery from a significant decline in May and a better showing than many economists predicted. July's gr
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Samsung says it is working with Health Canada to address potential safety issues with certain top-loading, high-efficiency washing machines that can vibrate to the point where they
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Princess Charlotte stepped out for a garden party in Canada on Thursday [Getty] Stepping out for her first royal appointment, the 16 month old was the talk of the day as she joined Kate Middleton,
Princess Charlotte looked adorable in a handsmocked dress [Getty] The adorable one year old petted rabbits, chased bubbles and got excited over balloons. But despite the toddler being the cen
SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria's parliament on Friday banned the wearing of face veils in public in a move which supporters said would boost security in the wake of Islamist militant attacks in Europe.
AMSTERDAM/ROME (Reuters) - Italian police have recovered two paintings by the Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh that were stolen in Amsterdam 14 years ago, as part of an operation against the Camorra...
The European Union has agreed to expand quotas for the Ukrainian exports of cereals, tomatoes, honey, fertilizers, footwear, electronic equipment, and certain metals, according to European Commissione
Dozens of people, some of them in military and traditional Cossack uniforms, have destroyed photos taken in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine that were on exhibit in Moscow. The group of men and wo
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Bosses from streaming site Twitch tell Newsbeat what they're doing to stop sexism in online gaming.
A Syrian man pleads guilty to charges of helping the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) extort cash from hacking victims.
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Europe’s Rosetta probe ends its mission to Comet 67P by crash-landing on to the icy object’s surface.
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Produced by NHS Choices and the British Heart Foundation, the updated tool offers advice and intervention to help lower the heart's age and keep you alive for longer.
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Gas price for industrial use cut by 18% to $2.5 per million British thermal unit

Price of natural gas, used for generating power, making fertiliser and supplying CNG, was today cut by 18 per cent to USD 2.5 per million British thermal unit, fourth reduction in 18 months. The post
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Pound on track for worst run since 1984 despite economy showing pre-Brexit growth

While recovering since this morning, the pound is still below $1.30 and on track for a fifth consecutive quarter of losses. This hasn’t happened since 1984.
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Paris Motor Show 2016: 10 real-world cars you should be excited about

Everyone loves a crazy concept vehicle or a bank-busting hypercar, but the reality is these aren't the cars 99% of us will be looking to buy in the next six months. These 10 models, however, are.
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BRIEF-Mason Financial enters into share purchase agreements

Sept 30 (Reuters) - Mason Financial Holdings Ltd-discloseable Transactions Acquisition Of Reproductive Healthcare Limited, Victory "Art" Laboratory Limited And Leader Enterprise Limited
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BRIEF-Lander Sports Development signs agreement with EHC Biel holding AG

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UPDATE 1-Brazil's Eletrobras says ordered to return $625 mln to fund

RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Brazil's state-led electricity-utility holding company Eletrobras said on Friday that the country's power industry regulator ordered it to return 2.04 billion reais
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Deutsche Bank must survive without state aid - Eurogroup

AMSTERDAM, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Friday that Deutsche Bank must survive "on its own", without assistance from the German state.
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National park photo ops: In this Yosemite meadow and beyond, look for reflections

In Yosemite National Park, the ponds in Cook’s Meadow are great natural surfaces that reflect the surroundings in the Yosemite Valley. I always try to visit in May to see the dogwood blossoms,

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Can you trust online travel reviews?

A pending bill would prohibit retribution for negative TripAdvisor and Yelp reviews, but will it really help?
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Hiking to Machu Picchu past sacred Inca peaks

The Incas’ “lost city” is one of the world’s iconic destinations, with more than 1.2 million visitors in 2015.
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Plan ahead for these events across the Northwest and B.C.: Sept. 30 edition

A regional roundup of festivals and celebrations in coming days and months.
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Inside the Valle dei Mulini in Sorrento abandoned mills that fed Italy's pasta industry

The Valle dei Mulini, or 'Valley of Mills', in Sorrento is home to a beautifully haunting menagerie of abandoned mills, which were once part of the area's pasta production industry.
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10 great places for fall foliage

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10 Oktoberfest beers to try this year

For beer fanatics, fall is synonymous with Oktoberfest beer releases and related events.             
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The worst airports for Thanksgiving flights

Is your home airport on the list? It’s not too late to consider an alternative.             
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10 great apple cider tasting rooms for a fall treat

In recent years, hard cider has been the fastest-growing adult beverage, and tasting rooms are popping up across the country.             
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