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Tim Hortons a big part of Canadian identity

TORONTO (AP) — Few things unite Canadians the way Tim Hortons does. For half a century, they have warmed themselves on chilly mornings with the …

The price tag for raising a child in America will actually blow your mind

But the U.S. still refuses to adopt policies that would lessen the staggering burden<p>Did you have a kid in 2013? Congratulations! That will cost you a quarter of a million dollars.<p>Yes, all you procreators: according to new stats from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the price tag for raising a …

Airlines Ban The Knee Defender, Because That's Clearly Their Largest Concern

The Knee Defender sounded too good to be true.<p>Reclining seats have plagued long-legged travelers for decades. When the seat back in front of you lowers into your lap, you know it's going to be a bumpy ride.<p>The Knee Defender, a handy device that halts the ability for an airplane seat to recline, …

Qantas reports record annual loss

<b>Australia's national flag carrier Qantas has reported a net loss of 2.8bn Australian dollars ($2.6bn; £1.6bn) for the year to June - its biggest ever annual loss.</b><p>The struggling airline said the result was in part due to an A$2.6bn write-down on its international fleet.<p>Analysts were expecting a net …

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Mylan CEO: Tax code handicaps and penalizes U.S. companies

When Heather Bresch joined pharmaceutical firm Mylan 22 years ago as a secretary in the quality assurance department, the company had roughly $100 …