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Matthew Whitaker’s Appointment As Acting Attorney General Has A History. Here It Is.

The fight over the legality of Donald Trump’s appointment of Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker began with the death of J. Edgar Hoover nearly five…

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Air Canada accused of ‘lying’ to customers to avoid paying up to $2,100 for lost luggage

Scott Bissell says Air Canada is “trying to get away with paying the least amount of compensation possible,” after the airline lost his luggage on…

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‘The wrong investors can lead to meltdown’

Thousands of companies get off the ground with the help of outside investors – so-called venture capitalists. Yet the process of raising money from them…

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‘I was divorced and missed having company’

Image copyright Jose Tutiven Image caption Rupert came up with the idea for the business due to his own struggles finding a decent room to…

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Called the wrong name at work? Awkward…

Image caption When you’ve got an unusual name, there’s often a caution around AutoCorrect When a colleague told me my name autocorrected to Dorito and…

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November shopper footfall down as Black Friday bites

The number of people out shopping in the UK in November showed a “significant” fall compared with last year, retail researchers say. Analysis firm Springboard…

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First Nations coalition wants to take the lead on major construction projects

Tired of waiting for major construction projects to come to them, a growing coalition of First Nations is instead taking the lead on ventures to…

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Yellow vest protests ‘economic catastrophe’ for France

Image copyright Reuters Image caption About 10,000 took to the streets of Paris The “yellow vest” protests have been “a catastrophe” for the French economy,…

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High-tech car theft and talcum powder warning: 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.  High-tech car theft…

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey criticised for ‘tone deaf’ Myanmar tweets

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Jack Dorsey said he had travelled to Myanmar for a meditation retreat last month Twitter’s chief executive has been criticised…

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