US Navy SEAL killed in California training accident

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US Navy SEAL killed in California training accident

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the sailor had put in “in a long run of service” The Navy SEAL team leader killed in a training accident in San…

Controversy over AltaGas coal-fired power plant

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Controversy over AltaGas coal-fired power plant

AltaGas and CCIA say collaborative works to reduce impacts on local people, but concerned First Nations deny that Alberta’s largest Indigenous advocacy group claims that the company operating a coal-fired power plant in the…

Sporting the Hotspot: Every weekend in sport

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Sporting the Hotspot: Every weekend in sport

Since the turn of the century, when Bayern Munich became the first team to receive silverware from a worldwide event, there have been a number of signifiers of English football’s status as the centre…

Evergrande: Chinese property developer defaults on bond

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Evergrande: Chinese property developer defaults on bond

In a sensational development, China’s billion dollar property developer Evergrande has defaulted on a bond due on Tuesday. The USD725m 8.25% 2017 bond was issued last May. China says the company has applied to…

Canadian government under fire for granting coal mining permits

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Canadian government under fire for granting coal mining permits

Once heavily forested, the lands of Grassy Narrows Cree Nation have long been home to the Central Mushkegowuk and Anishinaabe peoples. Having been nomadic, the Anishinaabe have always lived on the land. For years,…

What happens when airport and solar farm developers meet?

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What happens when airport and solar farm developers meet?

Photo In 10 years, a family of wealthy investors hopes to build a $1 billion solar farm in an inhospitable desert location in Arizona. And no, this isn’t real. It’s a fantasy developed by…