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Feds block $1.5B takeover of Aecon by China-owned company over national...

OTTAWA - The federal government has blocked the proposed $1.5-billion takeover of Aecon Group Inc. by a Chinese state-owned company for reasons of national...

Trump Almost Always Folds

From trade deals to gun control and immigration to military deployments, the president has a consistent pattern: Talk a big game, then back down....

Harley-Davidson cut jobs, repurchased shares after tax cut

Recent evidence suggests that workers aren't getting much benefit from 2017's corporate tax cuts, and Harley-Davidson ( HOG) looks like a prime example of...

Arne Duncan Is Serious: Americans Should Boycott School

The former education secretary says it's time for American families to boycott school to fight for stricter gun laws.Over the weekend, Arne Duncan, who...

There Is Only One Trump Scandal

The myriad Trump scandals can obscure the fact that they're all elements of one massive tale of corruption. Carlos Barria / Reuters In...

It’s the Guns

The answer is almost insultingly simple and has the virtue only of being true: It's the guns.The Parkland shooting earlier this year seemed at...

Rex Tillerson: ‘Without Personal Honor There Is No Leadership’

Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson emphasized the importance of truth in a commencement address at Virginia Military Institute that many interpreted as a...

Hawaii’s Volcano Is Now Shooting ‘Ballistic Blocks’ And Causing Earthquakes

The Kīlauea volcano in Hawaii began causing earthquakes on Wednesday afternoon, after morning explosions of "ballistic blocks" three times larger than bowling balls.Earthquakes up...

Hippos Poop So Much That Sometimes All the Fish Die

Their dung consumes the oxygen around it, creating lethal pulses of suffocating water. Dan Kitwood / Getty Images At night, hippos wander into...

The Scientific Case for Two Spaces After a Period

A new study proves that half of people are correct. The other is also correct. Tina Fineberg / AP Even in the studies...