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UN: World leaders can attend annual UN meeting in person

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations has decided to let world leaders attend their annual gathering at the U.N. General Assembly in September in person -- or deliver pre-recorded speeches if COVID-19 restrictions prevent them from traveling.

Brookfield confident in offer for Inter Pipeline after Pembina terminates rival bid

CALGARY — Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LLP said it's confident its hostile bid for Calgary-based Inter Pipeline will be successful now that Pembina Pipeline Corp. has terminated its own rival offer.
Case involving former CannTrust leaders remanded until Sept. 20

Case involving former CannTrust leaders remanded until Sept. 20

TORONTO — Three former executives of CannTrust Holdings Inc. accused of securities charges related to an unlicensed growing scandal had their case remanded by an Ontario court until September.
Brookfield confident in offer for Inter Pipeline after Pembina terminates rival bid

Brookfield confident in offer for Inter Pipeline after Pembina terminates rival bid

CALGARY — Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LLP said it's confident its hostile bid for Calgary-based Inter Pipeline will be successful now that Pembina Pipeline Corp. has terminated its own rival offer.
Business travel stirs, but many road warriors stay grounded

Business travel stirs, but many road warriors stay grounded

Of the 2 million people clogging airport security lines and gate areas again each day, one crowd is still largely missing: business travelers.

Suspect in attack on Mali's president dies in custody

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A man detained for attempting to stab Mali's transitional president last week has died in a hospital while in custody, the government said. The attempted stabbing of Col.
Production of De Havilland turboprops key to negotiations as strike deadline nears

Production of De Havilland turboprops key to negotiations as strike deadline nears

The union representing Bombardier and De Havilland aerospace workers in Toronto are threatening a strike this week unless negotiations can guarantee Dash 8 turboprop jobs remain in the GTA.
South Africa's virus cases decline, liquor sales allowed

South Africa's virus cases decline, liquor sales allowed

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's government has lifted a ban on liquor sales and relaxed other pandemic restrictions, reporting that a recent spike in coronavirus cases has passed its peak, the president said.
‘Spencer,’ ‘The Last Duel' set for Venice Film Festival

‘Spencer,’ ‘The Last Duel' set for Venice Film Festival

The Venice International Film Festival unveiled a starry lineup of world premieres for September — including Pablo Larrain’s “Spencer,” starring Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana, and Ridley Scott’s medieval drama “The Last Duel,” featuring Matt Damo
Sweet, savory combo pops in melon salad

Sweet, savory combo pops in melon salad

To the uninitiated, the Italian pairing of melon and prosciutto may sound odd. But anyone who tries it learns the sweet fruit combines with salty richness into a deceptively simple whole greater than the sum of its parts.