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Toronto’s property price surge has another victim – small business
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Toronto’s property price surge has another victim – small business

First-time homebuyers aren’t the only ones struggling due to the recent run-up in Toronto property prices – a new study shows that commercial property prices have experienced similar gains, putting small businesses sensitive to lease rate hikes at risk.

A …

Ex-Obama homeland security chief to face intelligence panel
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Ex-Obama homeland security chief to face intelligence panel

In this July 14, 2016, file photo, then-Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says the Russian government at President Vladimir Putin’s direction clearly conducted cyberattacks on the United States …

When Helicopter Parents Hover Even at Work
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When Helicopter Parents Hover Even at Work

When the cameras start rolling Thursday night at Barclays Center, scene of the National Basketball Association draft, one of the biggest stories won’t be a player, but a parent: LaVar Ball, father of the U.C.L.A. phenom Lonzo Ball, who is …

Complaints about ads still at higher-than-normal levels
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Complaints about ads still at higher-than-normal levels

Kew Media Group Inc. is set to acquire a broad portfolio of 10 companies that own, produce and distribute film, television and other programming for $104.1-million. (leolintang/Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Canadians may be growing more vocal about ads they object to, according …

No. 2 draft pick? Stanford’s Solomon Thomas seeks No. 1
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No. 2 draft pick? Stanford’s Solomon Thomas seeks No. 1

Stanford’s Solomon Thomas speaks with reporters after Thursday’s pro day workout. (Cam Inman/Bay Area News Group)

Stanford’s Solomon Thomas’s draft stock likely kept climbing Thursday after the Cardinal’s pro day, which attracted dozens of scouts and coaches, including the 49ers’ …

Intel and the IOC ink 7-year Olympics tech deal for VR, drones and more
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Intel and the IOC ink 7-year Olympics tech deal for VR, drones and more

Intel has been targeting the sports industry as part of its bigger push into emerging technologies (and finding customers for the resulting new services), and today the company announced its latest play in that area. Intel has signed a wide-ranging …

Duke of Edinburgh admitted to hospital with infection
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Duke of Edinburgh admitted to hospital with infection

The Duke of Edinburgh was seen alongside the Queen at Trooping the Colour on Saturday

The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted to hospital on Tuesday as "a precautionary measure", Buckingham Palace has said.

He is being treated at the King …

Selfie by Will Storr review – are the young really so self-obsessed?
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Selfie by Will Storr review – are the young really so self-obsessed?

Self-love is a tricky issue, and the right amount of it has always depended on perspective. I have healthy self-esteem; you’re a bit full of yourself; he’s a total narcissist. But in a world where you can buy a stick …

Falling crude oil price drags Indian oil companies’ shares down, but airlines’ stocks fly
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Falling crude oil price drags Indian oil companies’ shares down, but airlines’ stocks fly

Shares of Oil and Natural Gas Corp fell as much as 2.2% to Rs 165 on BSE today. Its smaller peer Oil India Ltd also fell by about 1.9%. (Image: Reuters)

Shares of India’s oil exploration companies as well as …

Slater’s 3-run homer leads Giants to 6-3 win over Braves
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Slater’s 3-run homer leads Giants to 6-3 win over Braves

Atlanta Braves’ Julio Teheran pitches against the San Francisco Giants during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

ATLANTA — Austin Slater hit a three-run homer after the Braves botched a …