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Andrew Coyne: Will leaders tolerate religious segregation just because it's Quebec?

23 minutes ago   |   National Post

According to the premier of Quebec, it's all about pride. Quebecers, Francois Legault claims, are forever stopping him in the street to tell him “‘Mr. Legault we are happy.' I...
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Premier League Roundup 6/17: Paul Pogba wants out of Man U

43 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

It has been a busy week in soccer with the FIFA Women's World Cup going on in France as well as everything happening in the Premier League.
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10-year-old becomes youngest person in history to climb Yosemite's El Capitan

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Selah Schneiter just might be the best 10-year-old rock climber in the world now - after conquering the 3,000-foot "Nose route" on Yosemite's El Capitan.
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Do deeper regional trade agreements enhance international technology spillovers?

1 hour ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract We examine whether regional trade agreements enhance international technology spillovers using a panel of patent citation data for 114 countries/regions for the period...
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A dynamic analysis of the impacts of export taxes: The case of Argentinean soy and beef markets

1 hour ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract Argentina plays an important role in the global soy market as one of the world's leading exporters of soy products. In an effort to shift its agricultural sector's...
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Does vertical specialisation increase productivity?

1 hour ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This paper investigates the impact of global value chain participation on productivity. It uses data on trade in value‐added from the World Input‐Output Database. The...
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World's population could swell to 10.9 billion by 2100, U.N. report finds

1 hour ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

The growth will increase humanity's footprint on the planet, which could exacerbate hunger, poverty and climate change, experts say.
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Sloane Stephens, Stefanos Tsitsipas highlight field at Citi Open

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

In its first year under Mark Ein, full field includes five of the world's top 10 players.
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US sending 1,000 additional troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV   |   5 articles

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran will surpass the uranium-stockpile limit set by its nuclear deal in the next 10 days, an official said Monday, raising pressure on Europeans trying to save...
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Review: Rebooting ‘Das Boot,' on Land and Sea

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

A new Hulu series revives the popular World War II submarine saga, with some changes.
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2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

TORONTO - Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said. Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Witnesses and authorities say a masked gunman opened fire on a federal courthouse in downtown Dallas Monday morning before being fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire with... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

The fashion legend, socialite and artist died Monday at the age of 95. Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Because the Supreme Court dismissed the challenge on standing grounds, justices did not rule if the maps constitute an unconstitutional racial gerrymander. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

The infamous white Ford Bronco police chase came days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, was killed along with her friend Ron Goldman. Read more ...

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

The bodies of a missing Oregon woman and her 3-year-old son were discovered in a wooded area over the weekend - weeks after the boy's father was arrested in connection to their... Read more ...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off intruder with machete

Braydon Smith was alone in the house and on the phone with his mom when the suspect entered through a window. Read more ...