Corrective to Nov. 11 story about Western Canadian oil price discounts

CALGARY — In a story published Nov. 11 about discounts on Canadian oil, The Canadian Press erroneously reported that the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers estimates the impact of heavy oil discounts as at least $13 billion in the first 10 months of 2018. 40 more words

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The Latest: 1 killed, 47 injured in France gas protests

PARIS — The Latest on protests in France against rising fuel taxes (all times local):

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French interior ministry officials say that one protester has been killed and 47 injured as demonstrators block roads around France to protest gas price increases. 228 more words

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French officials say woman killed when driver accelerates during fuel tax protest as demonstrators block roads

PARIS — French officials say woman killed when driver accelerates during fuel tax protest as demonstrators block roads.

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UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May fought back against critics of her Brexit deal Saturday, telling opponents from within her party their alternative plans for Britain’s departure from the European Union wouldn’t work. 521 more words

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Facebook says steep rise in data requests from Indian gov't

NEW DELHI — Facebook says there was a steep rise in data requests from India’s government in the first half of this year as compared to the previous two years. 95 more words

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1 dead, dozens injured in fuel tax protests around France

PARIS — One protester was killed and 106 others were injured at roadblocks set up around France on Saturday as citizens angry at rising fuel taxes rose up in a grassroots movement and posed a new challenge to President Emmanuel Macron. 541 more words

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Iraq's president visits Iran weeks after US renews sanctions

TEHRAN, Iran — Iraq’s President Barham Salih began a visit to Iran on Saturday, where he pledged to improve relations less than two weeks after the United States restored oil sanctions that had been lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal. 380 more words

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