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October 5, 2018 2:25 PM Auto Makers Consider Shifting More Manufacturing to North America

U.S. trade pact is prompting foreign auto makers to rethink supply chains to meet potential restrictions Foreign car makers are considering moving more manufacturing to North America from their overseas plants following the recent U.S. trade deal with Canada and Mexico. Within days of the U.S. and Canada reaching a pact to replace the roughly 25-year-old 98

October 5, 2018 3:27 AM Neurosurgeon Operates on Patient's Teddy Bear After Diagnosing the Toy with a Tear of the Underarm

A neurosurgeon in Canada has gone viral for his touching bedside manner. Dr. P. Daniel McNeely of Halifax, Nova Scotia performed “surgery” on his patient’s teddy bear after the teddy’s owner underwent a procedure of his own. “Patient asks if I can also fix teddy bear just before being put off to sleep… how could I say no,” Dr. McNeely wrote in a tweet 110

October 4, 2018 7:16 PM Corona Boss Says Not Worried Marijuana Will Hurt Beer, Wine Sales

Constellation Brands bought a stake in a cannabis startup last year Growing use of legal marijuana in Canada, the U.S. and elsewhere won’t prompt people to drink less beer or wine, according to the head of one of the biggest brewers and wine producers in the U.S. “We see no evidence whatsoever, especially in…the legal states, of alcohol cannibalization 78

October 3, 2018 7:10 PM Amazon announces $50 4K-capable Fire TV Stick

Amazon just unveiled its first sub-$50 media streamer capable of streaming 4K content. The new Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K is a media hub that supports ultra high definition (UHD, or 4K) streaming video with high dynamic range (HDR) in HDR10, HDR10+, and Dolby Vision formats. The Fire TV Stick 4K features a 1.7GHz quad-core processor that Amazon claims is 80 percent 85

October 3, 2018 4:51 PM Merger talks started in spring between Canadian oil companies Husky, MEG

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Canadian oil companies Husky Energy Inc (HSE.TO) and MEG Energy Corp (MEG.TO) discussed a possible merger for months, and one major MEG shareholder expressed interest early, before Husky was rebuffed and launched a hostile bid this week, according to a Husky filing. Husky, controlled by Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka Shing, announced 79

October 3, 2018 4:37 PM Canada surgeon operates on teddy bear for 8-year-old boy

A Canadian surgeon has performed a daring experimental procedure without anaesthetic - on a teddy bear. Although he had no prior experience with stuffed-bear medicine, Dr Daniel McNeely agreed to operate at the request of his other patient. Jackson McKie, eight, was heading into surgery when he asked the doctor if he could also fix his bear Little Baby. Jackson 73

October 3, 2018 3:36 PM New Nafta Shows Limits of ‘America First’

Resistance from Congress, business and Canada limited President Trump’s ability to set back free trade To free traders, the new Nafta is a bitter pill to swallow. It introduces managed trade to autos, waters down the foreign rights of corporations and normalizes national security as a pretext for tariffs. Many of its improvements, such as on intellectual 56

October 3, 2018 4:16 AM Trump on Twitter (Oct 2): USMCA, Ronald Shurer II

The following statements were posted to the verified personal Twitter account of U.S. President Donald Trump (@realDonaldTrump) The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters has not edited the statements or confirmed their accuracy. - Happy 7th birthday to Tristan, a very special member of the Trump family! [1052 EDT] - Great reviews on the new USMCA 106

October 2, 2018 11:26 PM Loblaw recalls some chicken products on fear of salmonella outbreak

(Reuters) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) said on Tuesday that grocery and drugstore chain Loblaw Cos Ltd was recalling certain $10 chicken fries due to Salmonella concerns. The recall was issued amid an investigation of Salmonella outbreaks, CFIA said. Federal health regulator Health Canada said it was collaborating with other agencies 91

October 2, 2018 8:32 PM Trump on Twitter (Oct 2)- USMCA, Ronald Shurer II

The following statements were posted to the verified personal Twitter account of U.S. President Donald Trump (@realDonaldTrump) The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters has not edited the statements or confirmed their accuracy. - Happy 7th birthday to Tristan, a very special member of the Trump family! [1052 EDT] - Great reviews on the new USMCA 115