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Lori Loughlin, other parents charged again in college scheme

Lori Loughlin, other parents charged again in college scheme

BOSTON — "Full House" actress Lori Loughlin, her fashion designer husband and nine other parents faced new federal charges Tuesday in a scandal involving dozens of wealthy parents accused of bribing their children's way into elite universities or che
CN Rail cuts profit forecast for 2019 amid 'softer' economy and lower net income

CN Rail cuts profit forecast for 2019 amid 'softer' economy and lower net income

MONTREAL — Canada's largest railroad operator cut its profit outlook for 2019 on Tuesday, saying a weaker economy has eroded rail demand. Canadian National Railway Co.
Autoworkers from closed plants fight new GM contract

Autoworkers from closed plants fight new GM contract

DETROIT — If they can close our plant, they can close yours, too.
Boeing replaces executive who oversaw 737 Max, other planes

Boeing replaces executive who oversaw 737 Max, other planes

Boeing is replacing the head of its commercial-airplanes division as it struggles with a crisis created by two deadly crashes of its newest airliner. Boeing said Tuesday that Kevin McAllister is out as chief executive of Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

US endorses tobacco pouches as less risky than cigarettes

WASHINGTON — For the first time, U.S. health regulators have judged a type of smokeless tobacco to be less harmful than cigarettes, a decision that could open the door to other less risky options for smokers.
Boris Johnson inches toward securing Brexit but delay likely

Boris Johnson inches toward securing Brexit but delay likely

LONDON — For a brief moment Tuesday, Brexit was within a British prime minister's grasp.
Facebook says Libra won't launch without US approval

Facebook says Libra won't launch without US approval

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg aims to reassure Congress on Wednesday that his company won't try to evade financial regulators as it prepares its planned digital currency Libra.
Canada's main stock index barely budges in wake of minority Liberal election

Canada's main stock index barely budges in wake of minority Liberal election

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index barely budged Tuesday in the wake of an election result that didn't stray far from market expectations. The S&P/TSX composite index closed down 26.93 points or 0.16 per cent at 16,391.52.
Oilpatch market reaction muted after election of minority Liberal government

Oilpatch market reaction muted after election of minority Liberal government

CALGARY — Investors in the oil and gas sector are shrugging off federal election results despite predictions that a Liberal minority propped up by the NDP and Greens would result in policies that hurt the industry.
Football, Chicago dramas lead NBC to ratings victory

Football, Chicago dramas lead NBC to ratings victory

NEW YORK — Football and mayhem in Chicago, unrelated to the NFL's Bears, dominated the top of the television rankings last week.
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