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Deal set to be signed will allow 20 daily flights to Havana, in addition to the current 10-15 charter flights a day             
The Mexican currency has fallen more than 30 percent against the dollar over the past year, and past collapses have led to deep recessions.
The Ohio Art Company, which has produced or owned the Etch A Sketch for more than five decades, has sold the classic toy to a Toronto-based firm, Spin Master, for an undisclosed price.
Shares in the mobile payment services company Square rose more than 7 percent on Friday after Visa disclosed the details of its ownership stake in the company.
Brian Moynihan’s pay rose to $16 million, 23 percent larger than in 2014, as the big bank generated higher profits and put its mortgage problems squarely behind it.
Decades before Tony Bruder was ranching in southern Alberta, natural gas wells dotted the rolling landscape. The series of wells — drilled in the 1950s by British American Oil, later t
Conversations That Matter features Anna Tudela, Vice President, Diversity, Goldcorp. Tudela discusses the challenges facing mining companies committed to increasing women in their ranks at all levels.
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Preparations are already underway in the Okanagan for vintage 2017. Vines are being pruned, last year’s harvest is moving about the cellar, from tank to barrel to bottle.
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Moores Clothing VP of merchandising says men should dress to impress on a date.
What you don’t understand about food and diet could fill a book.
Nem Cho Huyen (Cho Huyen pork roll) has a one-of-a-kind flavour that reflects the distinctive culinary culture of the central province of Binh Dinh. Ngoc Phuong reports.
The ‘death services’ market is already estimated at more than $20 billion a year             
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The challenge, should you be lucky enough to land an overnight stay in the Art Institute's River North re-creation of Van Gogh's bedroom, will be to avoid saying the obvious things relating to the tro
A Cook County judge has acquitted a former collegiate tennis coach from Australia of charges that he stalked a former girlfriend and threatened to post nude photos of her online. Associate Judge Domen
Written by hand, the autopsies on the seven bullet-riddled bodies vividly describe why the Valentine's Day massacre of 1929 is still considered Chicago's most infamous gangland killing. The reports we
A dislodged manhole cover weighing more than 200 pounds went airborne and crashed through an SUV's windshield on a major highway, killing an art teacher as she drove to work during the Friday morning
Alex, 16, knows what to do when she hears gunfire outside her West Humboldt Park home: Turn out the lights, lock the door and wait. That's what she did in November when shots rang out. A 27-year-old u
Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner announced Friday that he'll close a troubled downstate youth detention center, citing a drop in juvenile offenders in state custody after a series of new laws aimed at kee
Two 15-year-old girls died Friday in a shooting at a suburban Phoenix high school that initially caused panic among parents who could not reach their children but later emerged as a murder-suicide. Po
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Colombia's experience of the Zika virus
A baby boy who died of sepsis fell victim to a sequence of healthcare failures in the short time he lived, a coroner has found.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three U.S. government agencies will team up to study whether artificial turf fields and playgrounds that use bits of recycled tires are exposing children to dangerous chemicals.
Dutch birth photographer Marry Fermont, 35, has captured the intensity of the occasion when parents meet their babies for the first time in her 'First Moments' series, saying it's always 'magical'.
Cambridge University scientists say in future all adults over 30 could be offered the drugs to keep their brain healthy for as long as possible.
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(Reuters) - Nevada's utility regulator voted unanimously on Friday to require households with solar panels to move to a new, less generous rate structure, angering supporters who said existing solar o
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Feb 12 (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp raised Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan's compensation by 23 percent in 2015, a year the bank more than doubled its profits.
Feb 12 (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp raised Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan's compensation by 23 percent in 2015, a year the bank more than doubled its profits.
BOSTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb has told clients his firm has taken more defensive bets in the face of tumbling markets by dramatically increasing its short positions, whic
BOSTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor David Tepper's Appaloosa Management bet on the embattled energy sector during the fourth quarter, buying stocks including Kinder Morgan , Southwestern E
Feb 12 (Reuters) - Nevada's utility regulator voted unanimously on Friday to require households with solar panels to move to a new, less generous rate structure, angering supporters who said existing
BOSTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb has told clients his firm has taken more defensive bets in the face of tumbling markets by dramatically increasing its short positions, whic
The US has become Viet Nam's leading trade and investment partner, which has been reflected through impressive trade values between the two countries over recent years.
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CORRECTED-BofA chief Moynihan gets 23 percent pay hike

Feb 12 (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp raised Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan's compensation by 23 percent in 2015, a year the bank more than doubled its profits.
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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-BofA chief Moynihan gets 23 percent pay hike

Feb 12 (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp raised Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan's compensation by 23 percent in 2015, a year the bank more than doubled its profits.
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Loeb says Third Point raised short bets to avoid losses

BOSTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb has told clients his firm has taken more defensive bets in the face of tumbling markets by dramatically increasing its short positions, whic
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David Tepper's Appaloosa hedge fund makes bet on energy sector

BOSTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor David Tepper's Appaloosa Management bet on the embattled energy sector during the fourth quarter, buying stocks including Kinder Morgan , Southwestern E
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UPDATE 1-Nevada will move all solar customers to new rates

Feb 12 (Reuters) - Nevada's utility regulator voted unanimously on Friday to require households with solar panels to move to a new, less generous rate structure, angering supporters who said existing
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BOSTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb has told clients his firm has taken more defensive bets in the face of tumbling markets by dramatically increasing its short positions, whic
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US – Viet Nam's top trade partner

The US has become Viet Nam's leading trade and investment partner, which has been reflected through impressive trade values between the two countries over recent years.
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Indian group eyes Viet Nam as future market

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Marking the end of a remarkably successful recovery effort, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Friday proposed taking three subspecies of fox native to California’s Channel Islands off the enda
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Why bother with the same old candy and chocolate when you can surprise your Valentine?             
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In rural England, the Seaside Boarding House has a menu and sensibility of London, with a touch of beach culture.
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Check In: At Turin Hotel, a Minimalist Mood, With a Dash of History

At the NH Collection Torino Piazza Carlina, tasteful design and a touch of history in a city-center location is a winning combination.
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Ski report: Brief snowfall Saturday on higher hills, then more rain

Cold fronts and warm fronts take turns crossing Washington's mountains this holiday weekend.
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WARNING: DISTURBING IMAGES Wat Mae Kaet Noi, known as the Hell Temple of Chiang Mai, is filled with grotesque statues depicting torture and suffering in the underworld.
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