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Canada's Liberals budget for deficit three times higher than they promised

• Finance minister predicts C$29.4bn deficit this year<br>• New government delays plan to buy military hardware indefinitely<p>The new Liberal government of the Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, has projected a federal deficit almost three times the size it promised during last year’s election.<p>Related: …

World Beard and Moustache Championships: Pictures

Austria

New Spam is out of the can, and bacon-flavored

It's one of life's greatest questions. If Spam doesn't come in a blue can, is it still Spam? According to Hormel, the company that makes the popular pork product, it is.<p>Out-of-the-can Spam also happens to be a snack.<p>Bite-sized pieces of Spam are now available in single-serve pouches, so you can eat …

Apple dodges $59.2 billion tax bill by holding cash overseas

Apple is holding more cash overseas than any other corporation in the U.S. and it’s paying off big time by helping the company avoid an estimated $59.2 billion tax bill.<p>Of course, Apple’s not alone in holding massive amounts of cash overseas. A new study released today found that the 500 largest …

Tax Havens

What to do when your Galaxy S6 won’t turn on

Many people consider removable batteries to be important for when you’ve run out of juice but another key element is to be able to restart a handset when it freezes, just by pulling the battery out. On past Galaxy flagships, this was the easiest way to soft reset the handset, but with the Galaxy S6 …

Phones

7 Books Arianna Huffington Wants You to Read for Personal Growth

If you're in danger of burning out, these books could change your life.<p>In a society where a lack of sleep and burnout are worn as badges of honor, Arianna Huffington knows that there is a better way to find success and happiness.<p>While Huffington acknowledges that some people succeed despite …

As Shake Shack Reopens Flagship, Danny Meyer Becomes $600 Million Man

Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer can enjoy multiple pieces of good news today.<p>First, his original flagship burger joint in Madison Square Park reopened on Wednesday morning at 11am, more than seven months after it closed for renovations. Second, Shake Shack’s stock performance since its initial …

Montreal mayor to meet with MLB head in quest to bring baseball back to the city

Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre says he's looking forward to meeting with the commissioner of Major League Baseball at the end of the month in his …

Canada

FHRITP-linked man fired from job apologizes to CityNews reporter Shauna Hunt

The man fired from his job after a female reporter scolded hecklers outside a soccer match for their use of a vulgar phrase known as FHRITP has …

Photographer Takes Incredible Self Portraits Posed in Vast Landscapes

Photographer Nicholas Roemmelt reminds us just how big and beautiful our world is with his ongoing series of breathtaking self portraits. Based in Austria, the 40-year-old is lucky enough to have nature that's easily accessible from his backyard. He'll hike the nearby mountain and insert himself …

Nature Photography

NFL to change ball rules after Deflategate, according to reports

The NFL plans to change guidelines regarding the way footballs are handled before games, a source has told the Associated Press.<p>The person spoke on condition of anonymity on Friday night because details will be discussed at the owners’ meetings in San Francisco next week. The procedural changes …