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Insurance claims expected to rise after deadly storm hits Ontario and Quebec

Insurance claims expected to rise after deadly storm hits Ontario and Quebec

Insurance claims are expected to rise following a deadly storm that swept across Ontario and Quebec on Saturday.
Kremlin critic Browder urges squeeze on oligarchs' enablers

Kremlin critic Browder urges squeeze on oligarchs' enablers

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Kremlin critic Bill Browder wants governments to step up efforts to get to the riches squirreled away by Russian oligarchs and linked to President Vladimir Putin by forcing the accountants, lawyers and others who set up murk
Parti Québécois, Quebec Liberals to vote against language bill for opposite reasons

Parti Québécois, Quebec Liberals to vote against language bill for opposite reasons

MONTREAL — The Quebec Liberal Party and the Parti Québécois say they plan to vote against the government's new language-reform bill for opposite reasons.
Review: Wilco's 'Cruel Country' takes on flawed America

Review: Wilco's 'Cruel Country' takes on flawed America

“Cruel Country,” Wilco (dBpm Records) Wilco goes country as only it can on “Cruel Country,” an immensely rich 21-track, roughly 80-minute deep dive into America that is a raw and engaging take on our tumultuous times.
Ex-White House press secretary Jen Psaki hired by MSNBC

Ex-White House press secretary Jen Psaki hired by MSNBC

NEW YORK (AP) — Former White House press secretary Jen Psaki has officially landed at MSNBC, where she is expected to make appearances on the network's cable and streaming programs as well as host a new original show.
Infant formula crisis another symptom of North American 'managed trade,' experts say

Infant formula crisis another symptom of North American 'managed trade,' experts say

WASHINGTON — The White House says it is treating the shortage of infant formula as a top priority — a crisis experts say is one more symptom of North America's new era of "managed trade.
S&P/TSX composite edges lower in late-morning trading, U.S. stock markets tumble

S&P/TSX composite edges lower in late-morning trading, U.S. stock markets tumble

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index edged lower in late-morning trading, weighed down by losses in the technology sector, while U.S. stock markets also fell. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 3.72 points at 20,193.89.
Interest in mortgages from credit unions, private lenders up as rates rise: Brokers

Interest in mortgages from credit unions, private lenders up as rates rise: Brokers

TORONTO — Canadian mortgage brokers say homebuyers are increasingly considering credit unions and private lenders to secure mortgages as rates rise.
WHO chief Tedros reappointed to second five-year term

WHO chief Tedros reappointed to second five-year term

LONDON (AP) — WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was reappointed to a second five-year term on Tuesday by the U.N. health agency’s member countries.
Side gigs and spreadsheets: How two Canadians paid down their student debt faster

Side gigs and spreadsheets: How two Canadians paid down their student debt faster

Ashley MacPherson, a 33-year-old pharmacist based in Vernon Bridge, P.E.I., owed $128,000 between provincial and federal student loans, as well as a student line of credit, after graduating in 2015.