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at 21:07 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Silicon Valley gender bias suit puts spotlight on venture capital industry culture

SAN FRANCISCO - A sex discrimination trial against one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms is providing a rare peek into the elite investment companies vying to fund the next Google and Amazon.


at 20:56 on March 05, 2015, EST.

BNSF freight train loaded with crude oil derails near Illinois city of Galena, catches fire

GALENA, Ill. - A BNSF Railway freight train loaded with crude oil derailed Thursday near the northern Illinois city of Galena and erupted into flames, authorities said.


at 19:01 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Mirror, mirror on the wall: Albertans not willing to take blame for fiscal fall

EDMONTON - Premier Jim Prentice has stirred up a whirlwind of anger by saying Albertans need to "look in the mirror" if they want to know who is responsible for the province's fiscal mess.


at 18:13 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Citing consumer 'mood' and legal costs, Ringling Bros. will remove elephants from its circuses

POLK CITY, Fla. - The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says the "Greatest Show on Earth" will go on without elephants.


at 18:09 on March 05, 2015, EST.

CBC says review into Amanda Lang's work concludes she met journalistic standards

TORONTO - The CBC says business reporter Amanda Lang abided by journalistic standards during her involvement in a 2013 story concerning the Royal Bank of Canada.


at 18:00 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Canadian job quality hits 25-year low due to structural decline: CIBC

OTTAWA - Job quality in Canada has dipped to its lowest level in a quarter century, the result of structural problems in the labour market that could prove difficult to reverse, says a new study by CIBC.


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