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Murray Goulburn ‘should be ashamed’

Murray Goulburn will cut up to 360 jobs when it closes three manufacturing facilities next year as it endeavours to improve its financial performance. Dairy farmers are breathing a sigh of relief after the company announced this week it will forgive $148 million of debts under its controversial Milk Supply Support Package. MG dumped...

The ‘secret sauce’ for investors, why Home Capital might be a buy, and the key to the loonie’s next move

The loonie. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward When someone is selling a ‘revolutionary new trading system that will make you rich!’ on late night television, the last thing an investor should do is give in to temptation and buy it. No person with the sense to develop such a system would ever, ever, let anyone...

L.A. music fixture Rodney Bingenheimer will leave KROQ next month

Rodney Bingenheimer with Cher. (Steven Diet Goedde / First Look Pictures) Rodney Bingenheimer, the veteran radio DJ and rock-scene insider familiar to several generations of Los Angeles music fans, is ending his long-running show on L.A.'s KROQ-FM (106.7) after more than 40 years. "Rodney on the ROQ" will air for the final time on...

Petra Kvitova to play at French Open

PARIS (AP) — Only two months after picking up her racket for the first time following a knife attack at her home, Petra Kvitova will be playing at the French Open. The two-time Wimbledon champion said Friday she will make her comeback at Roland Garros, although she still lacks power and strength. “I knew...

As Brains Mature, More Robust Information Networks Boost Self-Control

Sometime between grade school and grad school, the brain's information highways get remapped in a way that dramatically boosts self-control. Impulsive children become thoughtful adults only after years of improvements to the brain's information highways, a team reports in Current Biology. A study of nearly 900 young people ages 8 to 22 found that...

Top 5 bands to see on this summer’s Vans Warped Tour

Photo courtesy of Vans Warped Tour The Vans Warped Tour is returning, celebrating its 23rd year bringing together a plethora of musical artists on a U.S. summer tour. The largest traveling and longest running touring festival in the United States, the Vans Warped Tour once again teams up with like-minded music lovers, emerging and...

Brief relief promised for six Canadians with rare soft-bone disease

Theresa Luckevich, 62, a participant in a clinical trial for the drug Strensiq is now waiting for a free supply of the expensive medicine which helps control her hypophosphatasia condition. (Michelle Siu/The Globe and Mail) The maker of one of the world’s most expensive drugs has agreed to provide at least three months’ worth...

Blood Falls, Antarctica: Mystery Solved As Scientists Use An ‘Ice Mole’ To Track How The Crimson Water Escapes

Ever since the Blood Falls in Antarctica were sighted back in 1911, people have wondered about this natural phenomena. But, now, thanks to science, the answer has finally been revealed. Blood Falls, given its name because of the appearance of what looks like gory red blood oozing from an icy glacier, is situated in...

Stop running from the truth: Justin Trudeau is playing us with his PR stunts

He’s tackled quantum physics, photobombed a beach wedding, posed shirtless for selfies with a family hiking in the woods and, most recently, jogged past a group of Canadian teenagers heading to prom. And each time, Justin Trudeau’s actions have earned lavish attention from media outlets in Canada and around the world. But after it...

‘Pembrokeshire is magically out of sync with modern times’

Something about Pembrokeshire’s location gives it an otherworldly edge. It’s out on the peninsula, the end of the land surrounded by sea, and sometimes as the mist comes in, it feels as though we’re in some primordial soup – neither water nor land. I was born on a farm here in Cerbid, a fourth...

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