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Canadian businesses in hot water over tariffs | The Star

OTTAWA — Paul McDonald is caught in the crossfire.<p>The general manager of Bradford White Canada, a water heater vendor in Halton Hills, says he is …

Canada

Michelle Wolf perfectly roasts Australia's 'bag rage'

Some Australian customers are losing their damn minds after finding single-use plastic bags banned from many major supermarkets. One even became …

plasticbags

Can the Middle East solve its water problem?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In one of the hottest, driest places on earth, water is so scant it needs to be filtered from the sea.<p>The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is the world's most water-scarce region, with 17 countries below the water poverty line set by the United Nations.<p>Much like money spent from an …

Water

Study Says Bitcoin Will Replace Traditional Currency Within Ten Years

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are the “next natural step” for the global economy, according to academics from the Imperial College London in a study …

Cryptocurrency

The Word “Homosexual” Does Not Appear In The Bible [Pre-1946]

The Word “Homosexual” Does Not Appear In The Bible [Pre-1946]<p>June 5, 2018 by Keith Giles<p>As I prepare for an online debate on the topic “Is It A Sin …

New Testament

​Security alert: Watch out for password-stealing malware says FBI

North Korean malware can steal data and spread across networks.<p>US authorities have provided more details of two pieces of malware which, they said, …

Cybersecurity

Hawaii's Kilauea is creating its own weather

Volcanoes can “make their own weather,” according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS) — and the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii is doing just …

Here’s the truth about Melania Trump’s mysterious disappearance | The Star

The sequence of events is critical.<p><b>May 10.</b> Joint Base Andrews in Maryland. Melania is photographed with President Trump in the wee hours as three …

Pope Francis tells a gay man that ‘God made you like this and loves you’

Pope Francis has told a gay man subject to clerical sexual abuse that God made him gay.<p>Juan Carlos Cruz, a survivor of sexual abuse by a prominent …

Rookie teacher had sex with student, 17, three times

A rookie teacher has allegedly been caught with her hand in the cookie jar.Elizabeth Flint, 21, whose social media profiles are littered with raunchy …

Erdogan calls for international MILITARY force to protect Palestinians from Israelis!

As you all know, Erdogan has lost his mind over Israel killing 62 Hamas members and Palestinians this week as it was defending its border. He’s …

Why Evangelicals Love Israel

The order of end-time events can vary, but in general they share the view that the Messiah’s return will follow the restoration of Israel as a kind …

Startup Enables Users to Pay Ethereum at 11 Million Locations, Like Cash

Despite cryptocurrencies becoming a lot more appealing, spending them is still problematic. Very few retailers accept Bitcoin or cryptocurrency …

These Horrifying New Airline Seats Are Designed to Cut Legroom by Huge Amounts

You know this is what some airlines dream of, don't you?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>If you're an airline executive, your ambition may be to rise to the top.<p>Sadly, these days, many such executives seem to think the best way …

Flying

James Comey says Donald Trump 'morally unfit' to be president

In ABC TV interview, former FBI director says US president treats women like meat and was a ‘stain’ on everyone who worked for him<p>James Comey has accused Donald Trump of being “morally unfit” to be president and treating women like “meat” in his first television interview in support of his new …

Donald Trump

Historical Evidence That Jesus Rose From the Dead

The historical evidence for the resurrection of Christ is very good. Scholars such as William Lane Craig, J.P. Moreland, Gary Habermas, and others …

Theology

Kim’s Message for Trump: China Is Back on Our Side

Kim Jong Un just sent a powerful message to U.S. President Donald Trump ahead of planned talks: China is back on North Korea’s side.<p>The North Korean …

What the World’s Governments Are Saying About Cryptocurrencies

Getting your head around cryptocurrencies was hard enough before governments got involved. But now that policy makers around the world are drawing up …

Sudan, World's Last Male Northern White Rhino, Dies

Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhinoceros, died in Kenya on Monday, leaving his species one step closer to extinction, even as a group of scientists undertake an unprecedented effort to try to keep this animal from vanishing entirely.<p>Sudan was 45 years old, and his health had …

Wildlife

Stormy Daniels’ lawyer drops another bombshell about Trump – here’s what he said

After making the claim that his client Stormy Daniels had been physically threatened, her lawyer Michael Avenatti said Monday that he had evidence that President Trump was aware of the threat. <b><br>Here’s video of the allegation on MSNBC:</b><p>Here’s what he said<p>“You talk about in here Mr. Trump aware of these …

Will Ripple be Bigger than Bitcoin? Experts Say Yes

A lot of people made a lot of money out of Bitcoin. Most of them invested in the early stages many years ago and sold recently near the top. Industry …

4.2-magnitude earthquake hits UK with epicentre eight miles outside Swansea

An earthquake of 4.4 magnitude, thought to be Britain’s largest for 10 years, has been felt across Wales and South-west England.<p>Thousands of people …

Scientists Discovered a Lava Dome That Could Kill 100 Million People (Video)

Don't worry, there's only a 1 percent chance it will erupt.<p>Scientists have discovered a lava dome inside an underwater volcano in Japan that could …

4 killed, 220+ injured as 5 buildings collapse in 6.4 Taiwan quake (VIDEOS)

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck the east coast of Taiwan, causing a hotel and several other buildings to collapse. At least four people were killed …

Earth's Rotation IS Slowing Down. But More Earthquakes? That's A Hypothesis, Not A Fact

A new story based on a fascinating scientific paper is making headlines all over the news: the slowing rotation of the Earth may be causing synchronized earthquakes. Moreover, as the Earth’s rotation has been experiencing this exact type of slowdown, we may be due for this exact uptick in …

How Humans Are Causing Deadly Earthquakes

Mining, dam building, and fracking are among the causes.<p>Earthquakes are often thought of as largely unpredictable, wholly natural forces of nature—but that may be changing.<p>A study published in the journal <i>Seismological Research Letters</i> this week identified 730 sites where human activity caused …

Natural Gas

6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off Japan: USGS

TOKYO: An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck off Japan on Wednesday (Jan 24), the United States Geological Survey said.<p>There were no immediate …

Vancouver's tsunami risk low but that doesn't mean we can't be hit by big wave

Seventy-five kilometres underneath Vancouver, a massive Pacific plate is slowly making its way eastward.<p>It started in the Pacific Ocean, went under …

7.9 Earthquake in Alaska, West Coast Tsunami Warning Canceled

<i>This is a breaking story and will be updated. Check back for new information...</i><p><b>Update (7:48 a.m. ET):</b><p>The U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center …

Earth tremor shakes Joburg

The South African Weather Service has confirmed multiple reports of an earth tremor in parts of the West Rand in Gauteng just after 9:45pm on Tuesday …