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Bernier Bounced from Tory Front Bench

CBJ — In a move that has sent shockwaves through Ottawa, former Conservative leadership contender Maxime Bernier has been removed from his spot on the party’s front bench in the House [...]

U.S.-North Korean Summit

CBJ — U.S. President Donald Trump said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged to move toward complete denuclearization in the rogue Asian country, while the United States promised security [...]

Vale Project to Create 1,700 Jobs in Newfoundland

CBJ — Brazilian mining company Vale is moving forward with the construction of an underground mine at Voisey’s Bay, Newfoundland, extending operations by at least 15 years and [...]

Starbucks Closes Stores for Anti-Bias Training

CBJ — More than 1,100 Starbucks locations across Canada were closed for several hours yesterday as part of a “conversation and learning session on race, bias, and inclusion,” according to [...]

Audi CEO Implicated in Emissions Scandal

CBJ — The emissions scandal that hit German automaker Audi has gone all the way to the top, with German prosecutors including CEO Rupert Stadler among the suspects accused of fraud and [...]

U.S.-North Korea Summit

CBJ — According to reports from the White House, U.S. President Donald Trump plans to depart early from his historic summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. A release by the White [...]

May’s Unemployment Rate 5.8%

CBJ — The economy lost jobs for the second month in a row in May, but wages posted their fastest year-over-year increase in nine years. According to figures released by Statistics Canada, [...]

Trump’s Troublesome Tirade

CBJ — It’s one thing to fight for your country and get the very best trade deal possible, but it’s quite another to go on a tirade without any merit other than to seemingly [...]

A&W to Stop Using Plastic Straws

CBJ — A&W has announced it will eliminate the use of plastic straws by the end of the year, making it the first fast-food restaurant chain in Canada to do so. Guests who wants straws [...]

Anthony Bourdain: 1956-2018

CBJ — U.S. celebrity chef and TV personality Anthony Bourdain was found dead in his hotel room in Strasbourg, France today of an apparent suicide. He would have turned 62 on June 25. [...]

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