Category Archives: Canada

Suspect Robs Liquor Mart with Bicycle Pump

Home / Winnipeg Crime By Manitoba Post Staff 21 June 2019 @manitobapost https://www.manitobapost.com/winnipeg-crime/suspect-robs-liquor-mart-with-bicycle-pump-117818 Commentary Hey I have one of those pumps. Good to know if I ever become a victim of driver road rage I can pull it out. Wait … Continue reading

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Canadian corporations dodged up to $11B in taxes in a year, CRA report finds | CBC

The Canada Revenue Agency found tax leakage with companies big and small in the report released Tuesday. (Chris Wattie/Reuters) Canadian corporations dodged up to $11B in taxes in a year, CRA report finds Commentary Long overdue to stop raising taxes … Continue reading

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Opinion: As Vancouver mulls a bitcoin ATM ban, don’t forget who this might hurt the most: sex workers – The Globe and Mail

Globe and Mail ETHAN LOU CONTRIBUTED TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED JUNE 15, 2019 UPDATED JUNE 15, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-as-vancouver-mulls-a-bitcoin-atm-ban-dont-forget-who-this-might-hurt/ — Commentary Is Winnipeg going to consider the same? Winnipeg is among the worst in Canada for money laundering and … Continue reading

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Google is offering texting from a computer and is testing RCS (Advanced SMS) messaging without the carrier in middle

Send and receive Text / SMS / MMS messages from your computer with the Messages web app by Google. Requires an Android mobile phone and setting Google Messages as the default text messaging app if it not already. Samsung and … Continue reading

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How the U.S. EPA is Changing its Mercury Policy – IISD Experimental Lakes Area

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Grocery store finds cheeky way to move customers away from plastic bags | CTV News

The East West Market in Vancouver has started adorning its plastic bags with names of fake, embarrassing businesses in an effort to steer customers toward reusable options. https://www.ctvnews.ca/sci-tech/grocery-store-finds-cheeky-way-to-move-customers-away-from-plastic-bags-1.4463673

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House approves year-long, fully paid parental leave from the Commons for MPs | CTV News

CTV News June 12 2019 https://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/house-approves-year-long-fully-paid-parental-leave-from-the-commons-for-mps-1.4463452 Commentary With the net debt of the federal government over $.5 Trillion and annual deficits of over $30 Billion how is this sustainable? They don’t pay into EI so if they want maternity leave … Continue reading

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