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War not affecting Ukrainian rocket supplier for Nova Scotia spaceport project: CEO

War not affecting Ukrainian rocket supplier for Nova Scotia spaceport project: CEO

HALIFAX — The company planning to build Canada’s first spaceport in northeastern Nova Scotia says the war in Ukraine has not affected its plans to source rockets from the embattled European country.
Apartment, row house growth outpaces single-detached homes: census

Apartment, row house growth outpaces single-detached homes: census

TORONTO — Single-detached houses are still the most plentiful type of housing in Canada, but apartments and row houses are slowly catching up, the latest census data reveals.
Review: Liam Neeson kills down 'Memory' lane

Review: Liam Neeson kills down 'Memory' lane

“Memory" is an interesting title for the latest Liam Neeson thriller.

Census data on Canada's transgender and non-binary population: By the numbers

For the first time, Statistics Canada differentiated between "sex at birth" and "gender" in the 2021 census. Here are some key figures from Wednesday's release of the results.
Teck Resources reports record first-quarter profit; Chile copper mine nearly finished

Teck Resources reports record first-quarter profit; Chile copper mine nearly finished

Teck Resources Ltd. posted another record quarterly profit Wednesday, putting the company in strong financial position as it gears up for the completion of its massive new QB2 copper mine in Chile later this year.
Twitter needs to be thoughtful in its approach to a potential edit feature: Experts

Twitter needs to be thoughtful in its approach to a potential edit feature: Experts

TORONTO — As Elon Musk moves forward with his efforts to buy Twitter and potentially bring in a range of changes, social media experts say adding an edit feature is not as simple as it seems and could have negative consequences.
New census data offers snapshot of Canada's transgender population for first time

New census data offers snapshot of Canada's transgender population for first time

TORONTO — Census data released Wednesday offers an unprecedented snapshot of Canada's transgender population, showing 0.33 per cent of residents identify as a gender that differs from the sex they were assigned at birth.
Elon Musk quest to scrap deal over 2018 tweets is rejected

Elon Musk quest to scrap deal over 2018 tweets is rejected

DETROIT (AP) — Elon Musk’s request to scrap a settlement with securities regulators over 2018 tweets claiming he had the funding to take Tesla private was denied by a federal judge in New York.

Public health investigating reports of severe liver disease in Canadian kids

OTTAWA — The Public Health Agency of Canada says it looking into reports of severe acute hepatitis, or liver inflammation, among young children in Canada.
Older people fret less about aging in place: AP-NORC Poll

Older people fret less about aging in place: AP-NORC Poll

WASHINGTON (AP) — The older you are, the less you fret about aging in your own home or community. That's a key insight from a new Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll, which found that U.S.