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Retail sales up in October but economist warns Omicron pullback likely on horizon

Retail sales up in October but economist warns Omicron pullback likely on horizon

OTTAWA — Canadian retail sales were up 1.6 per cent to $57.6 billion in October as new car sales rebounded after two consecutive months of declines.
Not ready for big groups? Ideas to punch up your pod party

Not ready for big groups? Ideas to punch up your pod party

NEW YORK (AP) — Thanks to the vaccine, more people are coming together this holiday season. But not everyone feels comfortable congregating in large groups just yet.
'The sound of home': Indigenous radio station celebrates 50 years of programming

'The sound of home': Indigenous radio station celebrates 50 years of programming

WINNIPEG — It's 6 p.m. on a Friday night and the call lines at one of Canada's largest Indigenous radio stations are all flashing.
Gardening: 8 parting tips from longtime AP columnist Reich

Gardening: 8 parting tips from longtime AP columnist Reich

Farewell, fellow gardener. After almost 30 years of sharing my gardening experience, expertise, and enthusiasm in columns for The Associated Press, I’ve decided to focus my time and energy in other directions.
Don't let FOMO from social media affect your investing decisions, experts say

Don't let FOMO from social media affect your investing decisions, experts say

TORONTO — When scrolling through financial and investing content on social media, some young people say it can be hard not to get a sense of FOMO — a fear of missing out.
Review: 'A Journal for Jordan' is a tear-jerker from Denzel

Review: 'A Journal for Jordan' is a tear-jerker from Denzel

Be sure to pack tissues before seeing “A Journal for Jordan” — and we don’t just mean to keep the omicron variant at bay. No, this Denzel Washington-directed love story may leave you sobbing as it explores duty, sacrifice, death and parenthood.
Chris Noth sale de "The Equalizer" tras acusaciones de abuso

Chris Noth sale de "The Equalizer" tras acusaciones de abuso

LOS ÁNGELES (AP) — Chris Noth ya no será parte de la serie “The Equalizer” de CBS, a raíz de las acusaciones de abuso sexual contra el actor.
UK offers $1.3 billion to businesses hurt by omicron

UK offers $1.3 billion to businesses hurt by omicron

LONDON (AP) — Britain announced 1 billion pounds ($1.