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  • How inversions leaped from the shadows to doom Treasury nominee

    NEW YORK So how did the previously obscure term tax inversions become part of Washington parlance, fodder for the next presidential campaign and the issue that helped derail a U.S. Treasury nominee? Thank, or blame, depending on your perspective,...
  • Terry's 5 Tips: 5 ways a strong dollar helps you

    The "strong dollar" is making headlines. What is a strong dollar, and how does it impact us? The dollar is "strong" in value relative to other currencies because global investors have choices about how to hold their wealth. They have been choosing to...
  • Target to close 133 Canadian stores, joining US retailers who couldn't hack it north of border

    Target is giving up on its money-losing foray into Canada after just two years, closing 133 stores and cutting loose more than 17,000 employees. Target said it didn't see how it could stop losing money before at least 2021 on its first international...
  • Canadian foreign minister hopes for resolution for Al-Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt

    Canada's foreign minister expressed hope Thursday that the fate of a Canadian-Egyptian journalist jailed on terror charges with his two colleagues from Al-Jazeera English Television would be resolved "sooner rather than later." John Baird's remarks...
  • Orlando City selects UConn forward Cyle Larin with first draft pick in franchise history

    Orlando City selects UConn forward Cyle Larin with first draft pick in franchise history
    PHILADELPHIA -- Orlando City selected UConn forward Cyle Larin with the first draft pick in franchise history. Despite several trade offers, Orlando City opted to stay put with the No. 1 overall pick and selected Larin, the Canadian international widely...
  • Orlando City pleased with first MLS SuperDraft selections headlined by top pick Cyle Larin

    Orlando City pleased with first MLS SuperDraft selections headlined by top pick Cyle Larin
    PHILADELPHIA — Orlando City went into Thursday's MLS SuperDraft with its sights set on the top prize in the player pool: UConn forward Cyle Larin. The Lions got their man and then added two nice surprises in the second round of the draft....
  • Litany of problems pushes Target into giving up on Canada

    Target is giving up on its money-losing foray into Canada after just two years, closing 133 stores and cutting loose more than 17,000 employees. Target said it didn't see how it could stop losing money before at least 2021 on its first international...
  • Jordan Lynch takes his talents to Canada

    Jordan Lynch takes his talents to Canada
    Former Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch has signed with the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League, according to the team’s news release. A Heisman Trophy finalist after his 2013 senior season, Lynch completed 509-of-824 passes...
  • Target to exit Canadian market, will shutter stores

    MINNEAPOLIS Target Corp. is calling it quits in Canada. The Minneapolis-based retailer announced Thursday morning that it will shutter its 133 stores north of the border after a challenging two years with its first expansion outside the U.S. Its...
  • Orlando City leaning towards keeping top SuperDraft pick

    Orlando City leaning towards keeping top SuperDraft pick
    PHILADELPHIA -- Orlando City is planning to keep the No. 1 overall pick in this afternoon's SuperDraft. Despite some solid trade offers on the table -- Montreal is one team that has been actively trying to move up -- Orlando City does not yet have a...
  • BPA and 'BPA-free' alternative linked to fetal brain changes

    BPA and 'BPA-free' alternative linked to fetal brain changes
    Fetal exposure to Bisphenol A, as well as to the widely marketed alternative Bisphenol S, may cause "real and measurable" changes in the development of a brain region that plays a key role in fear, impulse-control, obesity and early puberty. Canadian...