‘A warning’: Acid pollution threatens ecosystems in Alberta and Saskatchewan, study says

Lakes and rivers across northeastern Alberta and northern Saskatchewan are weathering unsustainable levels of acid pollution, a three-year study suggests.The study, by Environment Canada, Alberta Environment and Parks, Saskatchewan Environment and Trent University and published this month in the journal Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, suggests contamination levels have reached critical levels in some areas. The pollution is threatening terrestrial and aquatic

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Man detonates small explosive near US embassy in Beijing

A man detonated a small explosive near the U.S. embassy in Beijing, injuring only himself, officials said. The incident occurred around 1 p.m. local time in a public space off the southeast corner of the compound, according to a statement from a spokesperson at the U.S. embassy obtained by ABC News. "There

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Sergio Marchionne, who saved Fiat and Chrysler, has died

Sergio Marchionne, a charismatic and demanding CEO who engineered two long-shot corporate turnarounds to save carmakers Fiat and Chrysler from near-certain failure, died Wednesday. He was 66. The holding company of Fiat's founders, the Agnelli family, announced Marchionne had died after unexpected complications from surgery in Zurich. That came days after

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