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What We've Done to the Environment Is Haunting Us Now

Sangita Iyer | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada
Sangita Iyer

It's becoming clearer that what we are putting into the environment is returning to haunt us, resulting in unnecessary loss of lives, malnourishment, disease and starvation. Another key lesson is, the developed nations are not shielded from climate change, nor do they have the capacity to deal with a devastation of such cataclysmic proportion as the recent severe weather event in Colorado.

Fiscal Cliff? More Like A Bumpy Toboggan Ride

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.20.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - America going over the fiscal cliff in January will likely be more of a bumpy toboggan slide for Canadians.The prospects that U.S. lawmakers ...

Canada House Prices

CP | Posted 01.16.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - National resale housing activity continued to rise in December, up 1.8 per cent compared with November, the Canadian Real Estate Association...

Loonie Falls Below 95 Cents

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar continued to lose ground Tuesday as worsening economic prospects and worries about a Greek government default sent trade...

Retail Sales Up Slightly In May

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2011 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Consumers bought garden equipment, building materials and sporting goods due to better weather in May, sending up retail sales modestly for the month and leading some economists to predict that growth will revive in the months ahead.

Statistics Canada said Friday that sales edged up 0.1 per cent in May to $37.5 billion with declines at car dealers and food and beverage stores.