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Canada Just Became Your Favorite Country

Canada Just Became Your Favorite Country

Jubilant customers stood in long lines for hours then lit up and celebrated on sidewalks Wednesday as…

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Hostess is Going Out Of Business

Hostess Brands Inc. says it’s going out of business after striking workers across the country crippled its ability to make its Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Wonder Bread and other snacks.

The company had warned employees that it would file a motion with U.S. Bankruptcy Court Friday seeking permission to…

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BP Settles With U.S. For $4.5B in Gulf Oil Spill

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Oil giant BP says it has agreed to pay $4.5 billion in a wide-ranging settlement with the U.S. government over the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

The London based multinational also said in a statement Thursday it agreed to plead guilty…

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Energy Drink Cited in 13 Death Reports

Federal officials have received reports of 13 deaths over the last four years that cited the possible involvement of 5-Hour Energy, a highly caffeinated energy shot, according to Food and Drug Administration records and an interview with an agency official.

The disclosure of the reports is the second time…

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Woman's Death Prompts Abortion Debate in Ireland

(CNN) — Ireland’s strict anti-abortion laws are under fire after an Indian woman living there died after being refused an abortion last month.

Savita Halappanavar, 31, went into a hospital on October 21, complaining of back pain. She was 17 weeks pregnant at the time.

The doctors who examined…

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McAfee Founder 'Person of Interest' in Murder

BELIZE CITY — Police urged software company founder John McAfee on Tuesday to come in for questioning and help solve the killing of his neighbor on the Caribbean island where they lived.

But McAfee, the creator of the antivirus program of the same name, told The Associated Press in an email…

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