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Remote Labrador may get more server farms under N.L. government plan

Remote Labrador may get more server farms under N.L. government plan

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Remote Labrador could host more server farms for Bitcoin and other high-energy users under a plan from the provincial government.
Steve Martin collaborating on 'ultimate cartoon book'

Steve Martin collaborating on 'ultimate cartoon book'

NEW YORK — Steve Martin could not be happier about his latest book and about the chance to work with New Yorker artist Harry Bliss.
Loughlin, Giannulli plead not guilty in college scam

Loughlin, Giannulli plead not guilty in college scam

BOSTON — Actress Lori Loughlin (LAWK'-lin), her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents are pleading not guilty in the college admissions bribery scam.
Mainstream retailers embrace marijuana's less taboo cousin

Mainstream retailers embrace marijuana's less taboo cousin

NEW YORK — Mainstream retailers are leaping into the world of products like skin creams and oils that tout such benefits as reducing anxiety and helping you sleep.

Lundin Mining signs deal to buy Chapada mine in Brazil from Yamana Gold

TORONTO — Lundin Mining Corp. has signed a deal to buy the Chapada copper-and-gold mine in Brazil from Yamana Gold Inc. in a deal worth more than US$800 million.
'Shazam!' bests newcomers with $25.1M second weekend

'Shazam!' bests newcomers with $25.1M second weekend

NEW YORK — A rush of newcomers couldn't shake "Shazam!" from the top spot, as the superhero comedy led the box office for the second straight weekend with $25.1 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Fresh flour mills cater to consumers seeking whole, traceable baking ingredients

Fresh flour mills cater to consumers seeking whole, traceable baking ingredients

VANCOUVER — In a small warehouse near the southern edge of Vancouver, a man scoops freshly milled flour into brown paper bags stamped "Flourist" that will soon ship out to customers hungry for fresh, additive-free baked goods.
Companies rush to produce pot products, without the cannabis plant itself

Companies rush to produce pot products, without the cannabis plant itself

TORONTO — Canadian companies are racing to get an edge in the new frontier of the cannabis industry — which does not involve the leafy green plant at all.

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: BoC outlook Bank of Canada will release its spring Business Outlook Survey on Monday.
Top House Democrat steps up demand for Trump's tax returns

Top House Democrat steps up demand for Trump's tax returns

WASHINGTON — A top House Democrat is ratcheting up his demand for access to President Donald Trump's tax returns, telling the IRS that the law clearly gives Congress a right to them. The response by Rep.