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Proposed oilsands mine poses ‘high mortality risk’ to bison and birds, Environment Canada says

Environment and Climate Change Canada raised a litany of concerns with Teck Resources’s proposed Frontier Oilsands mine during the last week of hearings. Environment Canada was among several federal government departments that presented on Monday during the public hearing for the mega oilsands project. Eco-group tells hearing Frontier oilsands megaproject …

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Freddie Mercury biopic crowns enduring majesty of Queen

Freddie Mercury biopic crowns enduring majesty of Queen By The Manila Times October 23, 2018 home / News / Latest Stories / Today’s Breaking News / Freddie Mercury biopic crowns enduring majesty of Queen LONDON: The Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” premieres in London in grand style on Tuesday, reflecting …

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When 15 per cent was a good rate for a mortgage

A high bank rate meant high mortgage rates for home buyers in 1981. (CBC Archives/The National) Good news: the bank rate had gone down. Bad news: it was a marginal decline. Worse news: the new rate was 17.08 per cent. That was still great news for savings and investments in …

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