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Campaign Notebook: Amid a scandal pile-on Ford promises to free the beer

TORONTO— In an attempt to dull the pain of a bad news week, Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford promised to free the beer if he wins government on June 7. In a press release sent late Friday afternoon, Ford pledged to bring beer and wine sales to “corner stores, box stores and grocery sto ...

US Supreme Court ruling is a clear win for The Stars Group, this portfolio manager says

Brian Madden The Stars Group (TSX:TGSI) keeps turning up aces, as the United States Supreme Court just struck down a 25-year-old ban against state-authorized sports betting, opening the doors for gambling companies like TGSI to dip into a US$150 billion sports betting industry in the US alone. T ...

Fifty years ago the Catonsville Nine ignited the anti-war movement

Political Action US Politics On May 17, 1968, along the main road that runs through the Baltimore suburb of Catonsville, Maryland, a group of Catholic activists stood around a small fire, praying and singing. They had gone into the local draft board office and taken 378 draft records, for the y ...

Tesla Model 3 Production Hits 4,290 Per Week, 638 In 24 Hours (Rumor)

A contributor over at the Tesla Motors Club forum by the name of Lbkmxp100d dropped some specific details about Tesla's Model 3 production numbers on Sunday that are allegedly straight from Tesla's Fremont factory. Those numbers put Model 3 production for the 7 days prior at 4, ...

Tesla Model 3 Production Hits 4,290 Per Week, 638 In 24 Hours (Rumor)

A contributor over at the Tesla Motors Club forum by the name of Lbkmxp100d dropped some specific details about Tesla's Model 3 production numbers on Sunday that are allegedly straight from Tesla's Fremont factory. Those numbers put Model 3 production for the 7 days prior at 4, ...

Tesla Model 3 Production Hits 4,290 Per Week, 638 In 24 Hours (Rumor)

A contributor over at the Tesla Motors Club forum by the name of Lbkmxp100d dropped some specific details about Tesla's Model 3 production numbers on Sunday that are allegedly straight from Tesla's Fremont factory. Those numbers put Model 3 production for the 7 days prior at 4, ...

Federal budget bill quietly proposes tool to ease penalties for corporate crime

The legislation lists 31 qualifying offences, including bribery of a foreign public official, municipal corruption, fraud, theft, forgery and insider trading The post Federal budget bill quietly proposes tool to ease penalties for corporate crime appeared first on Investment Executive. ...

Latest Tesla Crash Reignites Autopilot/Emergency Braking Controversy

Last Friday, a Tesla Model S crashed into the rear of a fire truck at a red light. We don't know yet if Autopilot was active at the time, but does it really matter whether or not it was? ...

Latest Tesla Crash Reignites Autopilot/Emergency Braking Controversy

Last Friday, a Tesla Model S crashed into the rear of a fire truck at a red light. We don't know yet if Autopilot was active at the time, but does it really matter whether or not it was? ...

Investor confidence shaken by surf clam controversy: Fisheries Council of Canada

The Fisheries Council of Canada says the Trudeau government’s decision to seize nearly $25 million in surf clam quota from one company and give it to another is causing investors to lose confidence in the industry. Council President Paul Lansbergen said governments have established and maintain ...