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The fatty repercussions of free trade

The fatty repercussions of free trade

A thought-provoking study suggests that NAFTA’s reducing the cost of high-fructose corn syrup has contributed to Canada’s rising obesity problem.

Free trade agreements are controversial at the best of times, but now a study published in the Canadian Medical Association …

by July 12, 2017 0 comments Lifestyle
At midday: TSX falls, weighed down by resources, financials

At midday: TSX falls, weighed down by resources, financials

Banks tower above pedestrians in Toronto’s financial district (Kevin Van Paassen/Kevin Van Paassen/The Globe and)

Canada’s main stock index was little changed on Tuesday as lower commodity prices weighed on resource shares, while the heavyweight financials group also lost ground.…

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Apple sets up China data centre to meet new cyber-security rules

Apple sets up China data centre to meet new cyber-security rules

BEIJING (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Wednesday said it is setting up its first data centre in China, in partnership with a local internet services company, to comply with tougher cyber-security laws introduced last month.

The U.S. technology company …

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Trump Jr. says ‘in retrospect,’ he would have handled Russia meeting ‘a little differently’

Trump Jr. says ‘in retrospect,’ he would have handled Russia meeting ‘a little differently’

Donald Trump Jr. went on Hannity Tuesday night to discuss the meeting he had in June 2016 with a Russian attorney who promised compromising information on Hillary Clinton, announcing that with the release of emails regarding the incident, "this is …

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Trump’s day in tweets: Monday, July 10

Trump’s day in tweets: Monday, July 10

Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders answers questions during a press briefing at the White House on Monday, July 10, 2017.

  • A renewal of his feud with former FBI Director James Comey, which followed a "Fox & Friends"

by July 11, 2017 0 comments Finance
Paris Hilton insists she’s cut back on partying: ‘My priorities have changed’

Paris Hilton insists she’s cut back on partying: ‘My priorities have changed’

There’s a new side to Paris Hilton.

Long gone are the days when the hotel heiress led party marathons, stirred tabloid headlines on the regular and portrayed the ditzy blonde with a baby voice to Nicole Richie’s troublemaker on the …

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Samuel L. Jackson is ready for more fun in ‘Captain Marvel’

Samuel L. Jackson is ready for more fun in ‘Captain Marvel’

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The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is bringing back a familiar face once again: Samuel L. Jackson is joining the cast of Captain Marvel, Deadline reports. He is set to reprise his role as Avengers …

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Cosmo DiNardo, Facebook Friends With Missing Jimi Patrick: 20-Year-Old Bensalem Township Man Held On $1M Bail

Cosmo DiNardo, Facebook Friends With Missing Jimi Patrick: 20-Year-Old Bensalem Township Man Held On $1M Bail

The booking photo of Cosmo DiNardo shows Cosmo smiling for the camera. DiNardo smiled for the photo given out by the Bucks County District Attorney’s Office in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, despite the fact that Cosmo had been arrested on a firearms …

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Midseason break gives Impact valuable time to rest, get healthy

Midseason break gives Impact valuable time to rest, get healthy

Injuries to players such as Ambroise Oyongo, right, who is out for the season, have hampered the Montreal Impact. (Graham Hughes/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

It was coincidence that Major League Soccer’s midseason break came just as the Montreal Impact reached the …

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We asked a Magic 8 Ball who’s going to die on ‘Game of Thrones’ because we need to know NOW

We asked a Magic 8 Ball who’s going to die on ‘Game of Thrones’ because we need to know NOW

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Game of Thrones is the type of show where everyone from a main character to an unfortunate horse could die at a moment’s notice (or less). Season 7 is uncharted territory — for over a year now, …

by July 10, 2017 0 comments Tech