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Former South African President Nelson Mandela in critical condition

Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela has slipped into "critical" condition after 16 days in hospital for a recurring lung infection, officials say.<p>Mr. Mandela, who became the first democratic president of South Africa in 1994 after decades of apartheid, has fallen into critical condition over the …

Watch this Lamborghini Gallardo slam into a wall on a warm-up lap -> http://bit.ly/13lgAfa

2013: Canadian Grand Prix track worker dies after being run over by crane

Print<p>Related<p>MONTREAL — A 38-year-old track worker at the Canadian Grand Prix was pronounced dead at Sacré-Coeur Hospital Sunday evening after he was …

$1.1 billion neighbourhood planned for Toronto’s easterly waterfront | The Star

“For us, this isn’t about timing. It’s about city making. This is 13 acres on the water, minutes from Union Station — it was something just screaming …

10 ways to stay broke forever

<i>Reprinted by permission of the publisher, John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd, from 10 Ways to Stay Broke…Forever. Copyright©2013 by Laura J. McDonald and Susan L. Milner.</i><p>So. You have no savings or investments–and you haven't even thought about retirement! But hey, you have a new car, a beautiful new …

Should we sacrifice the environment or the economy? Neither

As part of a course in public policy, I teach the following to my graduate students at Queen's: Arthur Pigou, a pioneer economist, argued in 1920 that when the market produces "uncharged disservices" (which economists now call "externalities"), resources are misallocated and that an <i>appropriate</i> tax …