Canada

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Hundreds of North American bird species are at serious risk from global warming, according to a first-of-its-kind study by the National Audubon Society released Monday. “It’s a punch in the gut. The greatest threat our birds face today is global warming." —Gary Langham, National Audubon Society Audubon scientists used three decades of citizen-...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Beekeepers in the Canadian province of Ontario have launched a class action...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Critics are slamming Burger King Worldwide Inc.'s announcement it is buying...

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Twisted Chutzpah Dept: A Houston-based oil company seeking to triple the capacity of its backlogged Trans Mountain Pipeline moving oil from Alberta to British Columbia - thank you gluttonous consumers! - included in its 15,000-page request to Canada's National Energy Board the argument that spills can have "both positive and negative effects" on the economy because clean-up jobs! As legally required, the report goes on to note a dozen longterm lethal hazards of spills, including devastation of...