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November 15, 2018
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NASA wants Canadian boots on the moon but feds still pondering space options

On a two-day trip to Ottawa, the NASA chief made an impassioned pitch for Canada to continue its decades-long space partnership with the U.S.

Experts warn of economic uncertainty until USMCA ratified

With a majority of the seats in the House of Representatives in January, Democrats hint at a go-slow approach.

Doug Ford says sexual misconduct allegations against minister are 'smear campaign'

Patrick Brown resigned as PC leader in January over sexual misconduct allegations, but now he's levelled the same charge against Finance Minister Vic Fedeli.

UK's May battles to save her Brexit deal and her job

The hard-won agreement has infuriated pro-Brexit members of her divided party.

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No G20 member has climate plan that meets Paris targets: report

Climate Transparency analysis says each Canadian produces nearly three times the G20 average of eight tonnes of GHGs per person. » Read more

Early data suggests no spike in pot-impaired driving after legalization: police

Police forces across the country all said they hadn't noticed a significant change in driver behaviour since pot was legalized on Oct. 17. » Read more

Humans reshaping evolutionary history of species around the globe: paper

Rates of species loss are now estimated to be 1,000 times higher than they were before human domination. » Read more

Walmart US CEO talks technology, workers

Greg Foran, who used to head Walmart's China business, says he's always looking to new technology that improves efficiency. » Read more

The urgent need for Canada to diversify its trade

For a long time, being right beside the United States has been a great ride for Canada. It may be time to move out of the comfort zone » Read more

Justice Department and CNN spar over Acosta’s press pass

The Associated Press joined with a group of 12 other news organizations in filing an amicus brief in support of CNN » Read more

What now for Calgary, Canada and Olympic Games after 2026 rejection?

In the non-binding plebiscite, just under 40 per cent of eligible voters cast a ballot, and 56 per cent cast a dissenting one » Read more

Trump right and wrong on ‘French’ wine tariffs

Trump went after France on several fronts in tweets Tuesday, including blasting tariffs on its emblematic wine » Read more

Plast-Ex 2019

June 4-6, 2019
Location: Etobicoke
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