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Grammy country committee rejects Beyonce song

Beyonce performs on stage during a Get Out The Vote concert in support of Hillary Clinton at Wolstein Center in Cleveland, Ohio on November 4, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Duane Prokop/Getty Images) NEW YORK — Beyonce earned a whopping nine Grammy ... Read Full Article

Scooter Braun wants Cruz Beckham to have fun

Scooter Braun is helping Cruz Beckham "have some fun". The 35-year-old music manager - who also counts Justin Bieber and Kanye West among his clients - has signed the 11-year-old son of David and Victoria Beckham and hopes his debut single, 'If Every Day ... Read Full Article

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Feathered dinosaur tail found trapped in amber

Nicole has an avid interest in all things science. As an amateur astronomer, Nicole can be found looking up at the night sky appreciating the marvels of our universe. She is the editor of the Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and the ... Read Full Article

Giraffes at risk of extinction, scientists say

The giraffe, the tallest land animal, is now at risk of extinction, biologists say. Because the giraffe population has shrunk nearly 40 per cent in just 30 years, scientists put it on the official watch list of threatened and endangered species worldwide ... Read Full Article

Trump Could Fuel A Nuclear Energy Boom In 2017

With Trump at the helm, sentiment gives way to practicality in the energy industry. For the vast untapped potential of the nuclear energy industry and the uranium that feeds it, this could contribute to a market-disrupting revival that no longer bows to ... Read Full Article

Undercover Lobbyist Rethinking Eritrea

The Atlantic Council (AC), an American Think Tank, is hosting a seminar, aptly entitled, “Rethinking Eritrea.” There is no Eritrean in the list of panelists, unless Dan Connell, a longtime friend of Eritrea is considered one. The meeting is scheduled ... Read Full Article

Singapore tops global education ranking

(CNN) - When it comes to science, math and reading, Singapore's teens are the best in the world, according to a international education survey published Tuesday. In all three subjects, Singapore students demonstrated knowledge and skills equivalent to ... Read Full Article

Business Headlines

The close: Bank stocks help extend TSX rally

Major U.S. stock indexes climbed again on Thursday and set fresh record highs, bolstered by data showing U.S. labour market strength, as a month-long rally since the presidential election of Donald Trump rolled on. Investors have driven up equities since ... Read Full Article

of management bloopers and missteps

Mining is one of the more gender unbalanced industries going, so perhaps KWG Resources Inc. was just playing to its expected audience when it released a promotional video featuring two bikini-clad women talking about the development potential of the Ring ... Read Full Article

Trump said to pick DOL head: Andrew Puzder

[Updated to add Puzder background.] President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name Andrew Puzder as Labor Secretary today, according to CNBC. A former attorney, Puzder is the CEO of CKE Restaurants, which owns several nationwide fast food chains. Read Full Article

More market all-time highs

After a quiet start, major U.S. stock indexes set more all-time highs Thursday afternoon as the market built on a surge the previous day. Banks and basic materials companies are making the biggest gains, and technology companies are also climbing. Read Full Article

Trudeau’s Down Under disaster

When it comes to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s national carbon pricing scheme, we have seen Canada’s future. It’s in Australia and it’s not pretty. Australia, like Canada, is a developed country with a huge land mass, a relatively small ... Read Full Article

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Viola Desmond to be on Canada's new $10 bill

GATINEAU, Que. — It had been some time since Viola Desmond last visited the cinema. The hairdresser and entrepreneur opted to sit close to the front of the theatre; her poor eyesight made it difficult to see from the balcony, the section where black ... Read Full Article

Trump expected to pick Puzder for Labour

WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump is expected to add another wealthy business person and elite donor to his Cabinet, with fast-food executive Andrew Puzder as labour secretary. Puzder heads CKE Restaurants Holdings, the parent company of Carl’s ... Read Full Article

Goodale keeps door open to spy data-crunching

OTTAWA — The federal public safety minister is keeping the door open to the idea of Canada's spy agency crunching potentially sensitive data about innocent people. Ralph Goodale tells MPs at a House of Commons committee today he is weighing views on ... Read Full Article

Sports News Headlines

NHL's Vegas Golden Knights denied trademark

The National Hockey League says it won't change the name or logo of its newest club, despite being denied a trademark by U.S. authorities. Just a couple of weeks after the Vegas Golden Knights revealed their name, logo and team colours, the U.S. Patent and ... Read Full Article

Westbrook’s Self signs with UAH

Tyler Self’s prowess on the baseball field and in the classroom has propelled him to the Rocket City. Last Wednesday (Dec. 7), the Westbrook Christian senior signed a baseball scholarship with the University of Alabama at Huntsville. In 67 innings on the ... Read Full Article

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