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'We are very pleased:' Notley says Nebraska's Keystone OK means energy security

'We are very pleased:' Notley says Nebraska's Keystone OK means energy security

TORONTO — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says Nebraska's decision to allow TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline to run through that state brings North America closer to greater energy security.
Forbes names Beyonce music's highest-earning woman

Forbes names Beyonce music's highest-earning woman

NEW YORK — Forbes has crowned Beyonce as the highest paid woman in music. Forbes magazine says the singer earned $105 million over a yearlong period stretching from June 2016 to June of this year.
Alternative Keystone XL route gets approved in Nebraska

Alternative Keystone XL route gets approved in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska regulators approved an alternative route Monday for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. It was the last major regulatory hurdle facing project operator TransCanada Corp.
Santa's in town? You need an appointment this year

Santa's in town? You need an appointment this year

NEW YORK — Santa Claus may be coming to town, but you'll need a reservation to see him. At Macy's flagship store on 34th Street in New York, a chance to sit on Saint Nick's lap is by appointment only this year, for the first time ever.

New York Times reporter suspended for harassment probe

NEW YORK — The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women while he worked as a reporter at Politico.
Telus joins Rogers in seeking to extend wireless code Dec. 1 deadline

Telus joins Rogers in seeking to extend wireless code Dec. 1 deadline

TORONTO — Telus Corp. has joined Rogers Communications Inc. in saying it can't meet a Dec. 1 deadline for completing changes to the way customers are billed for extra data usage and international roaming charges.
Philippines' Duterte offers China 3rd telecom carrier slot

Philippines' Duterte offers China 3rd telecom carrier slot

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to China an opportunity to operate a new, third telecommunications carrier in the country, his spokesman said Monday.
European cities battle fiercely for top agencies leaving UK

European cities battle fiercely for top agencies leaving UK

BRUSSELS — Brexit is still well over a year away but two European cities on Monday will already be celebrating Britain's departure from the European Union.
Treasury chief a Bond villain? Mnuchin OK with comparison

Treasury chief a Bond villain? Mnuchin OK with comparison

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday he had no idea that a photo of him and his wife posing with a sheet of newly printed money would go viral.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Notley goes to bat for Trans Mountain Alberta Premier Rachel Notley kicks off a cross-country speaking tour on the importance of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansi