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Opinion - American bikers' display of free-dumb is yet another reason to keep our border closed - Mark Richardson - August 5 - Updated

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Listen to season one of Stress Test, a podcast about personal finance and COVID-19 - June 8 - Updated

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Number Cruncher -- Seventeen U.S. IT sector stocks for the safety- and value-focused investor -- Subscriber content

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Home & Design -- How to address air quality at home through design and decor -- Subscriber content

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Lucy Waverman -- How do you make pan pizza at home? -- Subscriber content

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Style -- One size doesn't fit all: How clothing companies are making sure customers find their 'true fit'

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First Person -- Am I a 'Karen'?

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Toyota ekes out weakest first-quarter profit in 9 years as pandemic halves car sales -- Subscriber content

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Dragon to the rescue: Michele Romanow and partner launch new venture to source PPE during pandemic - Subscriber content

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Opinion - Canada must acknowledge our key role in developing the deadly atomic bomb - Setsuko Thurlow

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'Do our lives count for less?': COVID-19 exposes cracks in Canada's disability aid

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Provinces not doing enough to prepare for rising risk of flooding, report says

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U.S. to call UN vote on Iran arms embargo extension, Mike Pompeo says -- Subscriber content

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Opposition parties hope WE Charity documents shed some light on how contract was awarded

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Textile firm adjusts to pandemic with medical masks and call for collaboration

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Done Deal -- Out-of-town buyers pay $263,000 premium for Riverdale semi

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Done Deal -- Swansea home sells for $351,000 over asking price after drawing 16 bids

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China sentences third Canadian to death on drug charges - Less than two weeks before Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou's extradition hearing in Vancouver, a Canadian was sentenced to death for manufacturing narcotics

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explainer - Explosion in Beirut: What we know so far about Lebanon's disaster and the rising death toll - An ammonium nitrate explosion at Beirut's port has killed dozens, injured thousands, devastated Lebanon's capital and seriously disrupted the Mediterranean nation's food supply. Here's what you need to know

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Canada donating up to $5-million to assist in Beirut explosion response -- Ottawa will commit an initial $1.5-million to 'trusted partners on the ground,' including the Lebanese Red Cross, to be funnelled from the organization's Canadian branch

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opinion - Lebanon's politicians have failed their people, once again - The country was already in dire straits due to the government's poor economic decisions - Bessma Momani

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Ottawa announces deals with two international companies for COVID-19 vaccines -- Details of the agreements reached with Moderna and Pfizer have not been disclosed, but millions of doses have been ordered for delivery in 2021

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What to consider when picking a back-to-school mask for your child -- Ottawa is expected to provide guidelines on face coverings for children at the ages of 10 and older later this week. In the meantime, we asked experts for their advice

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One in nine newly admitted long-term care residents could be cared for at home, report says -- During the COVID-19 pandemic, advocates for the elderly have called for additional home-care funding to allow more older Canadians to avoid or delay moving into nursing homes

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Expert bows out of WE Charity review, doesn't rule out future work with group

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BCE profit plunges 64 per cent on higher expenses

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Facebook pulls Trump post over coronavirus misinformation; president's campaign Twitter account banned until it deletes tweet

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Canucks forward Micheal Ferland 'unfit to play' rest of Wild series, leaves NHL bubble to return home - Subscriber content - August 5 - Updated

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B.C. parents decry 'logistical nightmare' of school cohorts of up to 120

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Canadian pastor sentenced to three months in prison for defying Myanmar's coronavirus law

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Ottawa agrees to explore 'wearable' COVID-19 device after concerns from Ontario construction union

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You only get 168 hours each week. Here's how to make the most of them -- Subscriber content -- Harvey Schachter

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Normal class sizes for returning elementary students smacks of wishful planning -- Subscriber content -- Robyn Urback

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How Joe Biden's vice-president pick could affect the election -- David Shribman

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Hiring a Black leader? Learn from my experience and treat it like it matters -- Ivan Joseph

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Thursday's Insider Report: Billionaire businessman continues to buy two stocks that have doubled and tripled this year -- Subscriber content

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Done Deal -- Buyer pays asking price for pre-fab, eco-conscious Riverdale townhouse

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Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today -- Subscriber content

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First Person -- 'Pourquoi you're brown, maman?' Racism from the mouths of babes

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Home of the week -- Home of the Week: Revived 1879 Port Perry house set for new owners

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Lucy Waverman: Nine recipes perfect for summer picnics -- Subscriber content

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Canadian Tire reports loss as pandemic closures offset gains online and at flagship stores

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Office catering startup wins new financing to adapt to changing workplace realities -- Subscriber content

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Cirque second-lien debt holders object to the sales process -- Subscriber content

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Streetwise Newsletter - Streetwise newsletter: Manulife joint venture in China faced whistle-blower complaints - Subscriber content

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Rival Torstar bidder drops court appeal to NordStar Capital takeover -- Subscriber content

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Toronto, Vancouver real estate markets surge in July, hitting record sales for the month -- Subscriber content

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Top Links -- Bank of America predicts $3,000 gold, provides top picks in the sector -- Subscriber content

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Thursday's small-cap stocks to watch -- Subscriber content

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Premarket: World stocks slip as markets await U.S. stimulus

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Market movers: Stocks that saw action on Wednesday - and why -- Subscriber content

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The close: Resource stocks lead TSX higher as gold, oil prices rise

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Lufthansa plans compulsory layoffs as forecasts travel slump to 2024

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AstraZeneca signs its first COVID-19 vaccine deal with a Chinese company

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Negative rates in Bank of England toolbox, but no plans to use them, Bailey says

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Lebanon investigates why explosives were stored at Beirut port amid rising anger -- Subscriber content

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Restaurant Brands' profit dragged lower as pandemic shutters Tim Hortons, other outlets

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Video shows inside a Uyghur's detention room in China - Merdan Ghappar is a Uyghur who has been in Chinese custody in the Xinjiang region since January. Video shot by Mr. Ghappar on a smuggled cellphone shows him in his small room handcuffed to a bed with propaganda blaring from speakers outside. Play video

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Satellite images show scale of Beirut blast -- Comparing satellite images of Beirut's blast area from May 31 and August 5 shows the scale of the massive explosion that destroyed part of the city's port area Tuesday. -- Play video

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Massive explosion devastates Beirut seaport -- The center of Lebanon's capital has been hit by an explosion and shockwave that has left the city in chaos. -- Play video

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Trump argues over COVID-19 death numbers during Axios interview -- U.S. President Donald Trump argued in an interview that the U.S. has better coronavirus death numbers than other countries if counted as a percentage of cases, not the total population. The interview was conducted by Axios, Courtesy HBO. -- Play video

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Car Review - Lamborghini Urus is the king of super-SUVs - Shoving supercar performance into an SUV has become a common formula, one Lamborghini nails with the Urus. Thomas Holland and James Engelsman from Throttle House say it's the best super-SUV they've driven, even justifying its nearly $300,000 cost. Visit youtube.com/throttlehouse for more reviews. Play video

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How long will your kids cost you money? -- Rob Carrick and Roma Luciw, co-hosts of the The Globe's new personal finance podcast Stress Test, answer questions during an Instagram live on the financial pressure of raising children. Together they discuss RESPs, surging grocery bills and parents supporting their kids into their 20s. -- Play video

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Poilievre, PM spar over Trudeau family's WE Charity expenses -- Conservative finance critic Pierre Poilievre pressed the Prime Minister over and over for a specific dollar amount for the Trudeau family's WE Charity expenses, then took charge of the House finance committee meeting when a power outage cut off chairman Wayne Easter. -- Play video

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Japan's climate change efforts hindered by biased business lobby, study says -- Subscriber content

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Ottawa's hydrogen strategy must overcome challenges of high costs, lack of industry standards -- Subscriber content

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25.5% OF HERBIVORE SPECIES ARE AT RISK OF EXTINCTION -- Subscriber content

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Dakota Access oil pipeline users downplay need for line to investors - August 5 - Updated

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Tropical Storm Isaias whips up eastern U.S. coast, killing at least five -- Subscriber content

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Iraq says will make additional oil cuts in August -- Subscriber content

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Oil prices pull back from 5-month highs as rising product stocks weigh -- Subscriber content

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Canadian Natural Resources posts smaller-than-expected loss on cost cuts - August 6 - Updated

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'It's a 180-degree turn': Toronto realtors see signs of a pandemic exodus - Subscriber content - Carolyn Ireland

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Inside a Uyghur's 'quarantine' room: Video shows shackles, filthy conditions and propaganda

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Opinion - Derek Sloan tries to be a Canadian Trump – and that may be his downfall - Subscriber content - John Ibbitson

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With the end of CERB looming, what's next for the unemployed?

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CSIS warns about China's efforts to recruit Canadian scientists -- Subscriber content

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How neglected cargo became a 'ticking time bomb' in Beirut

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The last lighthouse keeper: Why a Nova Scotian couple refused to leave their island paradise

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Be a tourist in your own city with this Canadian summer staycation guide

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Morning Update Newsletter - Morning Update: CSIS warns about Beijing's efforts to recruit Canadian scientists

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U.S. State Department watchdog resigns after predecessor's ouster -- Subscriber content

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Former Montreal businessman confirmed dead as Lebanese Canadians receive news of Beirut blast

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Alberta government announces $48-million to support homeless during COVID-19 pandemic

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Erin O'Toole edges past Conservative leadership rival Peter MacKay in fundraising

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Chicago scores two goals late, beats Edmonton 4-3 to put Oilers on brink of elimination -- Subscriber content

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Jeff Petry the hero again as Canadiens push Penguins to the brink with 4-3 win -- Subscriber content

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Basketball - Fred VanVleet leads the way as Raptors remain unbeaten in the bubble, defeating Magic 109-99

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Joel Plaskett and Sloan singer-bassist Chris Murphy bring songs of late Halifax musician Matthew Grimson back to life

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Canadian filmmaker Stella Meghie to direct Whitney Houston biopic I Wanna Dance With Somebody -- Subscriber content

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Obituary -- Playwright and poet Daniel David Moses blasted Indigenous stereotypes off Canadian stages

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I've developed acne and skin irritation from wearing a face mask. What can I do to prevent and treat it? -- Subscriber content

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Lives Lived -- Iserdeo Jainarain's legacy makes Canada stronger, more generous and more diverse

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Travel news: Niagara's wine region opens up to visitors -- Subscriber content

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Can you use cannabis to calm dementia?

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Food For Thought -- Trying to get pregnant? Consider what you eat -- Subscriber content

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Jockology -- What competitive eating can tell us about our capacity to stretch human limits -- Subscriber content

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The Road Ahead - E-scooter use on the rise again around the world after bans

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EV sales need a major jump to make a real dent in emissions; could hybrids be the answer?

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Opinion - Want to build a better city? It only takes 15 minutes

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