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Canadian businesses, economists weigh the impact of Brexit vote

TORONTO — Canadian businesses, investors and economists confronted the prospect Friday of one of Canada's biggest trading partners exiting the … Google Alert – tofino

Britons celebrate, bemoan EU exit vote

LONDON — Britons woke Friday to a rush of emotions, from delight to alarm and outright confusion, after a historic referendum that upends their … Google Alert – tofino

Powerful tornado strikes east China; 78 reportedly dead

BEIJING — A powerful tornado and hailstorm struck the outskirts of an eastern Chinese city on Thursday, killing at least 78 people and destroying … Google Alert – tofino

Led Zeppelin rocks copyright case over 'Stairway'

LOS ANGELES — Music spoke louder than words of witnesses for a jury Thursday that decided Led Zeppelin did not lift a riff from an obscure 1960s … Google Alert...

Prison lottery: Canadian inmates in US often barred from transferring home

TORONTO — For Canadians serving time in American prisons, the odds of being allowed to transfer to Canada are akin to winning a lottery, even with … Google Alert –...

Residents say al-Qaida has returned to southern Yemen cities

SANAA, Yemen — Witnesses say that al-Qaida fighters have been seen in southern Yemeni cities, nearly a month after the militants withdrew from the … Google Alert – tofino

Data gaps test Liberals' pledge for evidence-based policy, documents show

OTTAWA — The federal government is facing a lack of detailed information on some of its key social policy fronts, a situation that one expert warns … Google Alert –...

Interview with Canadian serving life in prison in Florida

TORONTO — William Russell (Russ) Davies, of Richmond Hill, Ont., was 19 when he was sentenced to life in prison in 1988 in Daytona Beach, Fla., … Google Alert –...

ZYTARUK: What to do this summer? Maybe jump into Tomslake…

Summer's here, and the Canadian dollar is once again a rickety nephew to Uncle Sam's sturdy greenback. We've been here before. The situation … Google Alert – tofino

Feds: Homeland Security employee caught with gun, knife

Federal prosecutors are investigating whether a Department of Homeland Security employee with top-secret clearance was planning an attack at the … Google Alert – tofino