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Copper price hammering worrying for global growth

LONDON: The plunge in the price of copper by more than 20 percent since the beginning of June has worried analysts who see it as a bad signal for the global economy. The red metal has acquired the sobriquet Doctor Copper for its ability to take the temperature of the world economy. Why trust Dr […]

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Trump warnings grow from forgotten Republicans

Trump warnings grow from forgotten Republicans

The ranks of forgotten Republicans are growing. Whether members of Congress, governors or state party leaders, they are struggling to fit into President Donald Trump’s Republican Party.

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Brazil’s ‘Dr. Bumbum’ Charged with Murder After Botched Butt Injection

He performed the procedure “under the false promise of immediate beauty, selfishly motivated by greed and an easy profit,” prosecutors say.


3’s Company meets Power in BIG3 finals

The championship showdown was arranged between 3’s Company and Power after the two teams dispatched their respective foes in the semifinals of the 2018 BIG3 3-on-3 basketball league at the jampacked American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on Friday night (Saturday morning in Manila). Hometown boy Andre Emmett sizzled with 27 points, carrying 3’s Company […]

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Mahathir’s China visit a chance to reset bilateral ties

Mahathir's China visit a chance to reset bilateral ties

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad arrived in China on Friday, his first visit to the country as premier after 17 years.

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PAGE FROM THE PAST AUGUST 20, 1907

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Brazil’s ‘Dr. Bumbum’ Charged with Murder After Botched Butt Injection

He performed the procedure “under the false promise of immediate beauty, selfishly motivated by greed and an easy profit,” prosecutors say.


Anthony Bourdain Is Getting His Own Feature-Length Documentary

CNN is giving the doc a full theatrical rollout as early as next year.


The Best Summer Movies Available on Netflix Canada

Because winter is coming.


Immigration

New online Expression of Interest portal for Quebec Skilled Worker Program expected in September

Pour lire cet article en français, cliquez ici. The new online portal for the Quebec Skilled Worker Program will only be available to users in September, the province’s Immigration Ministry says.  Quebec’s Immigration Ministry, MIDI, said in a news release issued August 17 that the new portal, called Arrima, is undergoing final user experience tests and […]


Le nouveau portail électronique pour le Programme régulier des travailleurs qualifiés du Québec maintenant prévu pour le mois de septembre

Le nouveau portail électronique pour le programme régulier des travailleurs qualifiés du Québec ne sera disponible pour les utilisateurs qu’au mois de septembre, affirme le Ministère de l’Immigration de la province. Le Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion, aussi connu sous le nom de MIDI, a publié dans un communiqué émis le […]


Ontario issues new Express Entry invitations with cut-off scores as low as 350

A new targeted draw through Ontario’s Human Capital Priorities Stream on August 9 issued 947 invitations to Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 350. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program says the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score range for this latest draw was 350 to 439 and those issued Notifications of […]


Sports

Tigers go with Farmer after mix-up
Detroit Tigers start RH Buck Farmer after mix-up with Jacob Turner


Miami coach Mark Richt balancing team’s depth during training camp

Miami Hurricanes coach Mark Richt on getting reps for all units during training camp.


Preseason: Jameis Winston comes off bench for Bucs to throw 2 TDs in 30-14 win over Titans

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston came off the bench to throw 2 touchdowns in the 30-14 preseason win over Tennessee Titans.


Chargers offense dazzles in first real test of preseason against Seahawks

Philip Rivers finished the night 6 for 7 for 62 yards


Taylor Ward receives hilarious cold shoulder from Angels after first-career homer

Taylor Ward drilled his first-career home run Saturday and was greeted in the dugout the way all rookies dream it will go down (sorta)


WATCH: Christian Villanueva walks it off for the Padres in the 9th

WATCH: Christian Villanueva walks it off for the Padres in the 9th