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What keeps Justin Trudeau awake at night? Deadlock on NAFTA talks

If there is one thing that keeps Prime Minister Justin Trudeau awake at night it’s the unresolved trade deal between the United States, Mexico and …

Eminem 'Revival' Ads Didn't Run During 'SNL' in New York for Being 'Too on the Money'

If you saw Eminem’s prescription parody advertisements for his <i>Revival</i> album and initially assumed they were for an actual pharmaceutical drug, you’re …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Pinups in the Post-Weinstein World

This is a big week for women in their underwear.<p>On Tuesday, the Victoria’s Secret fashion show, a.k.a. “the world’s biggest fashion event,” airs on TV in the United States, and millions of people are expected to tune in to watch models including Karlie Kloss and Bella Hadid and Lais Ribeiro strut …

Powerful video warns of the danger of autonomous ‘slaughterbot’ drone swarms

The scenes depicted are terrifying: a classroom shooting, target political assassinations, nations living in fear of targeted attacks with no way to …

This Gorgeous Town in the Swiss Alps Will Pay You to Live There

If you’ve ever wanted to live in a quiet, picturesque town in the mountains, the time is now.<p>The Swiss village of Albinen, near Leukerbad in the …

European Travel

China's Quest For Clean Air Could Hit You in the Wallet

The great Chinese environmental cleanup, now in full swing, is shifting the corporate landscape in unexpected ways and even stoking inflationary …

China

Mixed signals sent on fate of tax bill's health provision

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of President Donald Trump's leading economic advisers sent mixed signals Sunday on the fate of a health care provision in the …

Inequality has been growing for thousands of years — and it could hint at future societal collapse

A study of 63 archaeological sites has found that wealth inequality has been growing for thousands of years, beginning with early hunter-gatherer species and leading all the way up to the Information Age.<p>Conducted by 14 different universities, the research describes a growing trend that could have …

Motor Mouth: The inconvenient truth about Tesla’s truck

Tesla has finally unveiled its much-promised big rig. And with not a little fanfare, especially considering that said semi is claimed to have a range …

Kiss Frontman Gene Simmons Banned for Life From Fox News

The aging rocker — once a regular guest on the network and Fox Business — is booted as a result of bad off-set behavior<p>Kiss frontman Gene Simmons has …

Why getting rich is better for the world than staying rich

Capitalism makes poor people rich, but only when it's working at its best.<p>In last week's release of the Paradise Papers, CBC Investigates helped …