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Thanks but no: UK queen turns down 'Oldie of the Year' title

Thanks but no: UK queen turns down 'Oldie of the Year' title

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is Britain’s longest-lived and longest-reigning monarch. But don’t call her an oldie.
Newfoundland and Labrador says soft drink tax coming in 2022 will be Canada's first

Newfoundland and Labrador says soft drink tax coming in 2022 will be Canada's first

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — In an effort to boost health outcomes in an ailing province, the Newfoundland and Labrador government unveiled details Tuesday of what it says will be the country's first tax specifically targeting sugary drinks.

CBS wins for first time this season, led by '60 Minutes'

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS won its first week of the new television season, primarily by being the network of choice for people who wanted to watch something other than sports.
Toymaker Spin Master creates $100M venture capital fund for early-stage companies

Toymaker Spin Master creates $100M venture capital fund for early-stage companies

TORONTO — Spin Master Corp. is investing $100 million in early-stage toy, entertainment and digital games companies in a bid to bolster its product development pipeline.

US-Audiobooks-Top-10

Nonfiction 1. The Storyteller by Dave Grohl, narrated by the author (HarperAudio) 2. Midnight in Washington by Adam Schiff, narrated by the author (Random House Audio) 3. Troy by Stephen Fry, narrated by the author (Chronicle Books) 4.
COVID-19 and pregnancy: Women regret not getting the vaccine

COVID-19 and pregnancy: Women regret not getting the vaccine

PHENIX CITY, Ala. (AP) — Sometimes when she’s feeding her infant daughter, Amanda Harrison is overcome with emotion and has to wipe away tears of gratitude. She is lucky to be here, holding her baby.
Offshore oil and gas regulator lays charges against Cenovus Energy for 2018 spill

Offshore oil and gas regulator lays charges against Cenovus Energy for 2018 spill

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Canada's offshore oil and gas regulator has laid three charges against a Cenovus Energy Inc. subsidiary stemming from a huge oil spill off the coast of Newfoundland in 2018.
Docuseries 'Darkness in Daylight' to explore Christine Jessop murder case

Docuseries 'Darkness in Daylight' to explore Christine Jessop murder case

TORONTO — The creator of an upcoming docuseries on the 1984 murder of an Ontario girl says the project will allow her family to finally tell their whole truth.
Ontario registry allowing businesses, non-profits to make filings online goes live

Ontario registry allowing businesses, non-profits to make filings online goes live

TORONTO — Ontario businesses and not-for-profit organizations can access more government services online starting Tuesday.
Judge refuses to suppress video evidence in Josh Duggar case

Judge refuses to suppress video evidence in Josh Duggar case

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has denied motions to suppress video evidence found on electronic devices that were seized from former reality TV star Josh Duggar, who is facing child pornography charges. U.S. District Judge Timothy L.