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Lawyer: US lawyers want to destroy Iranian-American charity

NEW YORK — The lawyer for a charity formed to promote the history and culture of Iran told a jury on Tuesday that the U.S. government was trying to destroy it by seeking to seize a skyscraper that provides most of its revenue.
Dakota Access pipeline, law officers had close relationship

Dakota Access pipeline, law officers had close relationship

BISMARCK, N.D. — A private security firm hired by the developer of the $3.

Flooding has closed Hudson Bay Railway track in northern Manitoba

WINNIPEG — Extreme flooding has forced the closure of the Hudson Bay Railway track in northern Manitoba. Omnitrax says the track was damaged between Gillam and Churchill.
Ominous and overlooked: Back-bay flooding plagues millions

Ominous and overlooked: Back-bay flooding plagues millions

OCEAN CITY, N.J. — Marty Mozzo gets a gorgeous show each night when the sun sets over wetlands near his property on the bay side of a barrier island.
Uber fires autonomous car researcher involved in lawsuit

Uber fires autonomous car researcher involved in lawsuit

DETROIT — Uber has followed through on threats to fire star autonomous-car researcher Anthony Levandowski, whose hiring touched off a bitter trade-secrets fight with Waymo, the former self-driving car arm of Google.

TSX pulls back amid weakening oil prices, as Kinder Morgan makes IPO debut

TORONTO — The Toronto Stock Exchange was dragged lower Tuesday as oil prices retreated and energy firm Kinder Morgan Canada made a lacklustre public debut. The S&P/TSX composite index fell 49.56 points to 15,372.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,372.35, down 49.56 points): Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up 11 cents, or 4.72 per cent, at $2.44 on 9.

Husky Energy releases 5-year plan bracing for low oil prices, forecasts growth

CALGARY — Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) released a new five-year plan Tuesday that braces for lower oil prices while forecasting average production to grow by nearly five per cent annually.
3 Mile Island owner threatens to close ill-fated plant

3 Mile Island owner threatens to close ill-fated plant

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Cheap natural gas could do what the worst commercial nuclear power accident in U.S. history could not: put Three Mile Island out of business. Three Mile Island's owner, Exelon Corp.
USAA says it will reinstate ads on 'Hannity'

USAA says it will reinstate ads on 'Hannity'

NEW YORK — The USAA financial services firm is reinstating its advertising on Sean Hannity's Fox News Channel program after receiving heavy criticism for its initial decision from many of the military members and veterans that it serves.