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What's open and closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Christmas Eve Day. However, most Metro stores will be closed. Sales between Christmas and New Years are expected to be even bigger. Right before Christmas is...


Oil slumps 3 percent as stock markets sink

Federal Reserve raised rates and kept most of its guidance for additional hikes over the next two years, dashing investor hopes for a more dovish policy outlook...


Businesses open on Christmas Day

On Boxing Day , transit service starts at 6 a.m. So to help you keep track, 21 News has compiled a list of a few places where you can get your last-minute gi...


Shoppers grab last-minute gifts during 'Super Saturday'

It will be the biggest single spending day of a Christmas season that already has retailers raking in a record-breaking $50 billion in sales since mid-November,...


Birmingham Airport: Dozens of flights cancelled due to air traffic control fault

Nearly 50 drone sightings had been reported at the airport during the initial incidents from 9.07pm last Wednesday to 4.25pm last Thursday, Sussex police sa...


What's open, what's closed on Christmas Day in Winnipeg

Many Walgreens locations are open until midnight Christmas Eve , with regular hours on Christmas Day . LLoyds Pharmacy in Sainsbury's at Dunchurch Road is o...


Power still out for thousands in Metro Vancouver

Several sailings on B.C. Ferries' routes were cancelled because of risky conditions, and Nanaimo closed its parks and trails until further notice. BC Hydro's ...


Jennie-O recalls raw ground turkey products over possible salmonella

The turkey items were produced on October 22 and 23, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Jennie-O Turkey has recalled hundreds of thousands of po...


Farm Bill 2018 Legalizes Hemp-But It's Heavily Regulated

The good news for farmers growing hemp in the United States is that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has designated three ingredients from hemp plant...


President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Saturday Shutdown Edition

Vice President Mike Pence , budget director Mick Mulvaney and Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , were on Capitol Hill on Friday afternoon meeting with sena...


Facebook Is Building Its Own Digital Currency for WhatsApp

There has always been speculation surrounding Facebook's eventual position within cryptocurrency . The social media mogul is developing a stablecoin pegg...


GST Council: Full List Of Rate Cuts

Jaitley , in a blog post, had said the 28% category is being phased out and the bracket now covers the most luxurious items, the ones you don't require daily. T...


How a Government Shutdown Could Affect You

Passport offices physically located inside another agency's building would temporarily close if it is shuttered. Initially, the plan was to pass a short-term ...


Australia adds 37 thousand jobs, Unemployment Rate ticks up to 5.1%

The female participation rate rose to 60.5% and the male participation rate rose to 71.0%. South Australia's unemployment rate also fell by 0.1 percentage p...


Ford applied noise-cancelling technology to a doghouse, and it’s awesome

You might not equate December with fireworks, but there's no better time than the present to help your dog get away from noises that could provoke a bad react...


Stock Market Just Finished Worst Week in 7 Years

The technology stocks that have led the market in recent years are now dragging it down. The Nasdaq fell 108 points, or 1.6 percent, to 6,528. "Heading as w...


Ford truck recall: Ford recalls almost 900,000 F-150 pickups after fires

Roughly half of the recalled trucks are located in the U.S., with the rest in Canada. The second largest US automaker said the recall covers some 2015-2019 ...


Japan prosecutors file new allegation against Nissan's Ghosn

Speculation had been building that he could be released on bail as early as Friday after a court unexpectedly rejected a prosecution request to extend his deten...


United States stocks tumble as Fed raises rates

The unemployment rate, now at a 49-year low of 3.7 per cent, is expected to fall to 3.5 per cent next year and rise slightly in 2020 and 2021. Stephen Innes, ...


Govt panel to look into Startup tax issues

The development comes after the department of industrial policy and promotion (DIPP) has raised up the Angel Tax issue with the Department of Revenue. Income ...


Arms maker warns of cost with Trudeau looking to end Saudi deal

He also provided guidelines for purchasers to understand more about their privacy rights. Trudeau says Canada's long-running triple-A rating means experts h...


Fed lifts rates for 4th time this year but sees fewer hikes

In Tokyo, the Nikkei fell more than 3% to its lowest point for 14 months as the Fed's pledge to continue with "gradual" rate hikes next year sent shivers thro...


Court rejects request to extend detention period of Ghosn, Kelly:The Asahi Shimbun

Other lawyers such as Tsutomu Nakamura, a former public prosecutor who is the founder of Nakamura International Criminal Defense in Tokyo , suggested that the ...


Search engine Dragonfly: Google in China the plug?

Google bought the web directory in 2008 from billionaire Chinese entrepreneur Cai Wensheng, but doesn't use its own search engine on the site. Google engine...


Senate passes temporary spending bill to keep government running

Congress faces a midnight Friday deadline for funnelling money to finance federal law enforcement activities, airport security screenings, space exploration and...


Juul Gets $12.8 Billion Investment From One of World’s Largest Tobacco Companies

Altria, which emerged from the Philip Morris group of companies, is to take a 35 per cent stake in Juul as it seeks to expand outside its shrinking tobacco busi...


ISIS ‘BEHEADS’ Scandinavian woman as two killed by ‘extremists’ in Morocco

Shortly after the prime minister's statement, Danish intelligence said they had verified as genuine a video circulating online, which allegedly showed one of th...


McConnell to introduce short-term spending bill to avoid shutdown

Meanwhile, President Trump on Wednesday claimed the military would build his border wall and Mexico would pay for it - indirectly under the new trade agreemen...


GoFundMe campaign for Trump’s border wall nears $3m in 3 days

Trump did not appear to make any public statement or social media post on Coulter's criticism, however, or his decision to drop his following tally from 46 to...


Budweiser maker to team with Tilray to research marijuana-infused drinks

Each company will invest up to US$50 million in the partnership, which is limited to Canada. News of the partnership was well-received by the markets with Ti...