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Bombardier's CSeries aircraft takes off for its first test flight in Mirabel, Quebec, September 16, 2013. Bombardier Inc's CSeries jetliner took flight for the first time early on Monday, the culmination of a $3.4 billion development program sho

From Economy 10:21 pm

Canada Jetlines Files For C$50 Million Airline IPO

Canada Jetlines will soon be Canada's newest ultra low-cost carrier.

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel walk during a meeting in Rio de Janeiro July 13, 2014. Merkel and Putin agree the Ukraine situation "has a tendency towards degradation" and have urged an intensification o

From Politics & Policy 10:10 pm

Merkel Blasts Russia Over Disregard Of Europe’s Peaceful Order; NATO Worried Russia Will Control Entire Black Sea Region With Abkhazia Treaty

The annexation of Abkhazia by Russia and it's potential control over the Black Sea region seems imminent.

Men watch the stock board at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in central Sydney April 21, 2009. Australian stocks fell 2.6 percent on Tuesday, led down by banks and miners, on fresh concerns about the earnings outlook for domestic companies and a

From Global Markets 7:20 pm

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon November 27, 2014

Australian shares finished slightly higher on Thursday, adding to yesterday's 1.1 per cent surge. The ASX 200 Index closed a touch above the 5400pt level. This makes it three days of gains this week and takes the improvements over the past four days to 1.8 per cent.

A member of an expedition group stands on the edge of a newly formed crater on the Yamal Peninsula, northern Siberia November 9, 2014. A group of scientists and discoverers in November went on an expedition initiated by the Russian Centre of Arctic Explor

From Economy 5:07 pm

Plane Freezes in Russian Arctic, Passengers Push (WATCH VIDEO)

A Siberian plane whose wheels got stuck in the freezing cold was moved by passengers so it could take off, an act Russian authorities said is not allowed.

Pro-Russian Protesters Attack A Pro-Ukranian Protester During A Pro-Ukrainian Rally In The Eastern City Of Donetsk

From Politics & Policy 5:05 pm

Ukraine Military To Receive Winter Outfit From Canada, Possibly Weapons From Lithuania

Ukraine is set to receive much needed military aid from Canada and Lithuania.

People hang out in a Publix grocery store after being stranded due to a snow storm in Atlanta, Georgia, in this January 29, 2014 file photo.   Atlanta is usually known for its mild winters but when an ice storm began hitting the Metro area directly, traff

From Economy 2:50 pm

Weather Alert: Canada Advised To Brace For Winter Storm Cato

Canada's East Coast is in for an onslaught of snow, ice and rain.

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the markets open in New York November 7, 2014.

From Global Markets 2:48 pm

Australian Stock Market Report – Midday November 27, 2014

The Australian market is improving for the second day and is trading around its best level in more than a week. The ASX 200 is up 0.1 per cent and remains slightly above the key 5400pt level. This follows a 1.1 per cent surge posted on Wednesday.

The Apple logo Is Pictured Inside The Newly Opened Omotesando Apple Store

From Companies 11:08 am

#Bendgate Fails To Dent As Apple’s Market Value Reaches $700 Billion

Notwithstanding the #bendgate scandal, iPhone 6 sales soared and is responsible for Apple's market value hitting $700 billion on Tuesday. Add as well the sale of the flagship in China.

A couple hold hands as they walk through downtown Sydney with their shopping from Australian department store retailer Myer, March 6, 2014.

From Global Markets 11:01 am

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning November 27, 2014

In US economic data: personal spending +0.2%, income +0.2%; durable goods orders +0.4%; weekly jobless claims +21,000 to 313,000; Chicago purchasing manager's index down from 66.2 to 60.8; pending home sales down 1.1%; new home sales +0.7%; consumer sentiment down from 89.4 to 88.8; weekly mortgage market index down 4.3% with purchases down 5.

The Mistral-class helicopter carrier Sevastopol, is seen at the STX Les Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard site in Saint-Nazaire, western France, May 15, 2014. The Sevastopol is one of two Mistral-class warships ordered by the Russian Navy. REUTERS/S

From Politics & Policy Nov 27

Ukraine Says Russia Has Stopped Delivering Coal, While France Delays Warship Delivery to Russia

Russia unexpectedly suspended delivering coal to Ukraine, and yet suffered a setback in the anticipated delivery of its Mistral warship from France.