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Bank of Canada set to raise interest rates for fifth time at pivotal time for economy

Nojoud Al Mallees, The Canadian Press Posted Saturday, September 3, 2022 2:32 PM EDT OTTAWA – Inflation appears to have peaked, but is still hot and an oversized rate hike from the Bank of Canada next week is widely expected. Some economists believe Wednesday’s rise could be the last for some time. “We believe that …

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Trump search files

Trump’s search inventory reveals new details about FBI seizure

Eric Tucker, The Associated Press Posted Friday, September 2, 2022 2:55 PM EDT Last updated on Friday, September 2, 2022 at 5:20 p.m. EDT WASHINGTON (AP) — In addition to highly classified government documents, FBI agents who searched former President Donald Trump’s estate in Florida found dozens of empty folders marked classified but with nothing …

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The Bank of Canada

Bank of Canada takes to Twitter to set the record straight on ‘printing money’ allegation

Nojoud Al Mallees, The Canadian Press Posted Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at 6:27 a.m. EDT As the Bank of Canada attempts to rein in searing inflation, the central bank is engaging in another fight: against misinformation. Over the past few weeks, the central bank has used social media to engage the public on the economy, …

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Gen Z and millennials in the US speak out about their reluctance to become parents

Leanne Italy, The Associated Press Posted Tuesday, August 30, 2022 8:45 a.m. EDT Last updated Tuesday, August 30, 2022 8:45 a.m. EDT NEW YORK (AP) — At 24, El Johnson has decided against having children, though she and his girlfriend haven’t ruled out adoption. The graduate student who works in legal services in Austin, Texas, …

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Trump

Trump research: What may come next in the investigation with legal peril

WASHINGTON (AP) — A recently released FBI document is helping flesh out an investigation into classified documents at the Florida estate of former President Donald Trump. But many questions remain, particularly because half of the affidavit, which explained why the FBI searched the property, was blacked out. This document, which the FBI submitted so it …

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What we know about meningococcal disease amid an outbreak in Toronto

As Canada’s healthcare system grapples with healthcare worker shortages and burnout as Canadians continue to face the threat of COVID-19 and monkeypox, the news another potentially threatening disease has raised questions and concerns among Canadians. On Thursday, the city of Toronto declared a meningococcal disease outbreak after one person died and two others remain infected. …

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For sale

The Canadian real estate market is cooling. Here’s what to expect this fall

After fueling the Canadian economy during the COVID-19 pandemic, the real estate market is showing signs of weakness as house prices fall and bidding wars dissipate. This is good news for potential buyers hoping for a better price. But as the busy fall season approaches, real estate agents and economists are at odds over how …

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DNA study

You Have A Lookalike And Likely Share DNA With Them, New Study Says

(CNN) — Sometimes when Charlie Chasen or Michael Malone were walking alone in Atlanta, people would mistake one for the other. Longtime friends who live in Atlanta are unrelated. Their ancestors don’t even come from the same part of the world. Malone’s family is originally from the Bahamas and the Dominican Republic. Chasen’s family came …

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Here’s how much the average rental prices were in the GTA in July

Toronto recorded the highest average asking rent in the Greater Toronto Area last month, marking an almost 25% year-over-year increase in rental prices for all property types in the city, according to a new report. The GTA August Rent Report 2022, by Bullpen Research & Consulting and TorontoRentals.com, says rents in Toronto hit $2,667 per …

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