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OTTAWA - The federal Liberals are facing a growing backlash over proposed regulations that would allow federally regulated workplaces to hire unpaid interns, which intern advocates say flies in the fa
OTTAWA - The federal government is under pressure to step back from proposed regulations about unpaid internships. Here's a quick primer on the issue Who's who: Most internships fall under provincial
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Virtually no wells in the United States are profitable to drill, forcing some companies to produce oil simply to satiate their lenders.
A 6 percent decrease in operating income at the cable television division, which includes ESPN, was attributed to the timing of some college bowl games.
The S.E.C. said Monsanto misstated corporate profits over a three-year period because of a rebate program for its flagship herbicide product, Roundup.
Mr. Lari, 72, is the Iranian-born founder and chief executive of the Claremont Group, a New York-based family development business.
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Concern from agencies and conservation groups about the impact on the success of animal crossings under construction along Interstate 90 has killed the idea to offer the State Parks property for priv
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Hedge funds are increasingly turning to artificial intelligence in order to spot trends to try to make money for their customers
Samsung's "next big thing" is the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge, and now we have a good idea of just how big the battery life may be on at least one of these new Android phones.That's
Oculus VR announced today that pre-orders for a series of PC bundles designed for its VR headset will begin February 16, to make sure your rig is 100% Rift-ready the easy way.The bundles will include
Square Enix is getting pretty good at stealthy game launches, especially on mobile devices. After launching revamped mobile versions of Final Fantasy IV, V, VI and VII with updated character sprites
Google announced a hearty update to the entire line of Android Wear smartwatches last week, promising new gestures and messaging capabilities. But, it seems that the firm might have left out a few im
In a team-up that will make perfect sense to some and baffle the rest, Japanese virtual pop star Hatsune Miku is going on tour with Anamanaguchi, a band fronted by a hacked Nintendo Entertainment Sys
Artist-in-residence at TRIUMF, Canada's national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics, aims to bridge the divide between science and society.
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Raising insects for research can be difficult because members of many species are picky eaters, but entomologists have found a solution for rearing moths and possibly other insects.
Katrina Cravy of Fox's Contact 6 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, teamed up with David Metzger of Accelerated Analytical laboratories to test four women's purses, including her own bag.
Health officials in Indiana and Ohio confirmed the first cases of Zika virus to be diagnosed in each state, and urged people traveling to affected areas to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites
A Texas A&M Health Science Center cardiologist revealed sexual dysfunction, puffy feet or legs, swollen or bleeding gums, heartburn and snoring are all symptoms of heart disease.
A New York man was hospitalized three times in one month with a persistent case of hiccups - and the third time, doctors discovered a tumor in his neck that could have paralyzed him.
Scientists from University of Mississippi revealed THC levels in marijuana increased from four to 12 per cent over the past 20 years - corresponding to an uptick in weed-related emergency room visit
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya caused a stir on Tuesday when the head of its Olympics committee said the team might withdraw from the Rio Games because of Zika, but officials said later it was too soon to
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The number of workers voluntarily quitting jobs points to strength in the labor market, despite a slowdown in economic growth.
Feb 9 (Reuters) - BB&T Corp is still in the hunt for acquisitions following three recent deals in 2015, although CEO and Chairman Kelly King says he may hold off in 2016.
Feb 9 (Reuters) - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday proposed giving six weeks of paid parental leave to all state employees after the birth or adoption of a child, which if approved would make Min
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Feb 9 (Reuters) - Airport restaurant operator OTG EXP Inc said on Tuesday it has delayed its IPO due to unfavorable market conditions.
SYDNEY, Feb 10 (Reuters) - Commonwealth Bank of Australia , the country's top mortgage lender, on Wednesday posted a 4 percent gain in first-half cash profit, in line with expectations, while revenues
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Safety Nate Allen was a big-ticket free-agent signing by the Oakland Raiders who played in five games and made three starts.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Janet Guy, assistant coach for Mico 'B', said that her team is confident of victory heading into the today's quarter-finals match against Molynes United 'A' in the Netball Jamaica/
KINGSTON, Jamaica — In preparation for the 2016 World Table Tennis championship in Malaysia later this month, the Jamaica table tennis team departed the island Tuesday for California, United Sta
The last thing the U.S. women's soccer team needed heading into this month's Olympic qualifying tournament in Texas was distraction. Yet, in the run-up to Wednesday's opening game, it seems as if
If West Ham’s league ambitions falter then it could become all about the FA Cup for Slaven Bilic’s men.
Angelo Ogbonna headed home a late winner to hand West Ham a dramatic 2-1 extra-time victory over Liverpool in an FA Cup fourth-round replay on Tuesday night.
As part of a rebuilding effort, Toronto dealt Phaneuf, their captain and highest-paid defenseman, to the Senators in a trade that will clear salary-cap space.
Rising two-way star Jimmy Butler will miss the All-Star game as a result of the injury.             
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