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Eastern China coal mine accident kills 2, leaves 18 trapped

Eastern China coal mine accident kills 2, leaves 18 trapped

BEIJING — Two people died and 18 were trapped in a coal mine in eastern China on Sunday after a rock burst destroyed part of a mining tunnel, state broadcaster China Central Television reported.
Marchers clog streets of London to demand new Brexit vote

Marchers clog streets of London to demand new Brexit vote

LONDON — Hundreds of thousands of protesters opposed to Britain's impending exit from the European Union marched through central London on Saturday, demanding a new referendum and to have a say on the government's final Brexit deal with the EU.
Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

WASHINGTON — The U.S.
California rolling forward with pot delivery regulations

California rolling forward with pot delivery regulations

LOS ANGELES — California moved a step closer Friday to allowing marijuana deliveries in communities that have banned retail sales of the drug as regulators rebuffed cities and police chiefs who are opposed to the rule.

Hackers breach HealthCare.gov system, get data on 75,000

WASHINGTON — A government computer system that interacts with HealthCare.gov was hacked earlier this month, compromising the sensitive personal data of some 75,000 people, officials said Friday.

New tax break rules for 'opportunity zone' investors

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is proposing rules for investors in a new program that it says could have a big impact on economically depressed areas around the country.
Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves

Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves

GENEVA — No international letters, no international packages: A top official with a 192-country postal union says that's what Americans can expect if the Trump administration goes through with plans to pull out of an international postal treaty over

CEO of mining company tears into analysts during rant

The CEO of a mining company exploded at Wall Street analysts on Friday, saying they don't know how to read financial reports and should quit their jobs.
Canadian stock market gains with investors take defensive posture

Canadian stock market gains with investors take defensive posture

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index ended the week on a positive note with investors taking on a defensive posture out of concern about the possibility of a further selloff to come.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,470.10, up 65.97 points ). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 75 cents, or 5.45 per cent, to $13.01 on 39.6 million shares.