Day: May 20, 2022

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EMERGING MARKETS – Latam currencies post first-in-five weekly gain as dollar retreats

* MSCI Latam shares ~6%, FX ~3.5% stronger on week * Chile vs. the bank was considering a 150 basis point rate hike at the May meeting; peso up 1% * Colombian leftist Petro holds the lead in the presidential race – poll * The ruble hits its highest level in seven years against the […]

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Global food crisis fueled by war in Ukraine could cause unrest

A new global crisis is emerging from Russia’s war in Ukraine, with the potential to starve millions, drive up food prices and spark unrest far from the conflict zone. More than 20 million tonnes of grain are stuck in silos at Ukrainian ports as Russian blockades prevent ships from setting sail with wheat, corn and […]

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Blake Lively never had a stylist

Remember that Blake Lively has been her own stylist for years Getty Images/InStyle Whether on the red carpet or on the streets of New York, Blake Lively always manages to capture our full attention with her outfits. She’s pulled off a variety of tricky trends, like wearing orange from head to toe or pair boots […]

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Rapper J. Cole signs with CEBL’s Scarborough Shooting Stars

American rap superstar J. Cole will take his basketball skills to Canada. The CEBL announced Thursday that the 6’3″ goaltender, born Jermaine Cole, has signed a deal with the Scarborough Shooting Stars to continue his professional basketball career. BREAKING: @sss_cebl signed the 6’3 guard, @JColeNC. He last played professionally in @theBAL. #LetsBall #Ourgame pic.twitter.com/se2kb1ExJJ —@CEBLigue […]

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Somehow, valuable Blackfoot artifacts ended up in Devon, England. Now they’re going home

For Siksika Nation Chief Ouray Crowfoot, the way the beaded buckskin shirt and leggings his ancestor wore a century and a half ago ended up in a museum in Devon, England, is less important than to finally have the opportunity this week to bring them back to southern Alberta. “Were they sold? Were they stolen? […]

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US STOCKS-Wall St rises as growth stocks gain after two days of heavy selling

(For a live blog from Reuters on the US, UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Ross Stores plunges after cutting 2022 forecast * Match Group rises as Google allows payment alternatives * Indices up: Dow 0.61%, S&P 0.88%, Nasdaq 1.04% (updates to open) By Amruta Khandekar […]

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Man charged in Dave Chappelle attack also charged with stabbing roommate

A man accused of attacking comedian Dave Chappelle on stage was also charged with the attempted murder of a roommate months earlier, authorities said Thursday. Isaiah Lee, 23, has pleaded not guilty to the December stabbing that occurred during a fight at a Los Angeles halfway house, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said. […]

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Elon Musk denies allegations he sexually harassed a flight attendant in 2016

Billionaire Elon Musk took to Twitter on Thursday night to denounce claims in a news report that he sexually harassed a flight attendant on a private jet in 2016 as “totally untrue”. Business Insider reported earlier Thursday that Musk’s SpaceX paid $250,000 in 2018 to settle a sexual harassment claim from an unnamed private flight […]

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Patio coming to Blyth Inn

BLYTH – Guests of the Blyth Inn restaurant and hotel will be pleased to learn that North Huron Council has approved a request to install a patio. The proposed layout includes a patio terrace at the rear of the existing building to accommodate an outdoor dining area. There were no concerns or complaints from anyone […]

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Kanien’kehá:ka youth from Kahnawà:ke take a stand against Bill 96

KAHNAWAKE, QC, May 20, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – (20, Onerahtohkó:wa) The Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk) youth of Kahnawà:ke formally declare to the Government of Quebec that they strongly oppose Bill 96, An Act respecting French, the official and common language of Quebecwhich is proposed by the Coalition Avenir Québec (CAQ) aimed at strengthening the Charter of the […]

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