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  • Renewed protests as pressure mounts on Lebanon govt
    AFP

    Renewed protests as pressure mounts on Lebanon govt

    Lebanon's political elite faced pressure from all sides Sunday after a deadly explosion blamed on officials' negligence, with the first cabinet resignation over the affair and re-energised protesters vowing more action. As hopes faded of finding any survivors of Tuesday's blast, social media was flooded with angry posts after a night that saw protesters briefly take over ministries in central Beirut. A picture went viral on social media showing the city's devastated port, with a low wall in the foreground bearing the spray-painted message: "My government did this."

  • Dow Jones Futures: Trump Extends Unemployment Benefits; Four Stock Market Rally Risks
    Investor's Business Daily

    Dow Jones Futures: Trump Extends Unemployment Benefits; Four Stock Market Rally Risks

    President Donald Trump extended jobless benefits Saturday as stimulus talks stall. Here are four risks to the stock market rally now.

  • Government of Canada invests in Saskatchewan Indigenous businesses and communities
    CNW Group

    Government of Canada invests in Saskatchewan Indigenous businesses and communities

    Parliamentary Secretary Terry Duguid announces $895,000 to help support Indigenous jobs and opportunities in SaskatchewanSASKATOON, SK, Aug. 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Today is the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, a time to recognize the contributions of those who've called this land home since time immemorial.