Unusually mild weather to remain in northern US

Topic driven playlist After spiking to its warmest February on record, a split signal in the jet stream is preventing cool air from building across the northern United States. The pattern may allow temperatures…

How the World Cup played into a global power struggle

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How the World Cup played into a global power struggle

It was an uncomfortable moment. Mohamed bin Hammam, who until last week was the head of Qatar’s secretariat of soccer diplomacy, was being grilled by a trio of former Qatar Football Association executives who…

Deadly plant ... it's about time | Bee Wilson

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Deadly plant … it’s about time | Bee Wilson

The city council has finally acted to make sure its residents will not be exposed to potentially dangerous cow parsnip, which has been damaging pavements and pavements around housing estates. Most of the current…

What we learned from airline’s new loyalty cards

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What we learned from airline’s new loyalty cards

The airline industry has been gradually reducing fees and weeding out overpriced premium seating. Some airlines will do just about anything to acquire your business. Yet the perks are still flying high. This might…

Buffy Sainte-Marie stamps

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Buffy Sainte-Marie stamps

Canada Post has announced the upcoming 2019 Kathy Spicer National Stamp Collection will recognize Buffy Sainte-Marie with a very special stamp. The country has a long history of celebrating its Indigenous peoples. Buffy Sainte-Marie…