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Google’s following you and Greyhound bus deserts: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. Google’s tracking…

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Petra Roach named 2018 Ambassador of the Year at Virtuoso Week

Petra Roach named 2018 Ambassador of the Year at Virtuoso Week

LAS VEGAS – Global luxury travel network Virtuoso named US director of Barbados Tourism Marking Inc. Petra Roach the winner of this year’s Ambassador of the Year award at the 30th annual Virtuoso Travel…

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Standard Chartered chief warning over Brexit staff moves

Image copyright Getty Images A Standard Chartered bank executive says tough demands by EU regulators could mean more jobs being moved from the UK overseas…

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800,000 Displaced in Flooding in Southern Indian State

CHENGANNUR, India (AP) — Some 800,000 people have been displaced and over 350 have died in the worst flooding in a century in southern India’s…

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A champion of foster children in need of permanent families

When John Thomas and his wife, Jane, were looking to adopt, they initially were searching for a child between the ages of 3 and 5….

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Third of farmed fruit and veg deemed ‘too ugly to sell’

Image copyright Getty Images More than a third of farmed fruit and vegetables never reaches supermarket shelves because it is misshapen or the wrong size,…

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UPDATE 1-Search operation ended in Genoa, bridge death toll rises to 43

MILAN (Reuters) – The search operation for those missing after a motorway bridge collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa ended overnight after the…

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Israel regulator okays defence firm Elbit’s bid to buy IMI

TEL AVIV, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Israel’s anti-trust regulator on Sunday approved defence contractor Elbit Systems’ planned acquisition of state-owned rival IMI Systems. Elbit said…

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Italy to launch infrastructure plan in September – official

MILAN, Aug 19 (Reuters) – The government will launch a plan aimed at making Italy’s infrastructure safe, a government official said in a newspaper interview…

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Iran says it is seeking solution to sell oil and transfer revenues: IRNA

LONDON (Reuters) – Iran’s vice president said on Sunday the government was seeking solutions to sell oil and transfer its revenues after the United States…

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