Ballpark mustard maker drops Indians' Chief Wahoo logo

CLEVELAND — The maker of Cleveland’s ballpark mustard is removing the Chief Wahoo logo from its branding and packaging to maintain longstanding ties with the Cleveland Indians baseball team. 107 more words

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Syrian chocolatier to hire, mentor refugees: 'They come here to contribute'

ANTIGONISH, N.S. — A one-time Syrian refugee who founded a thriving Nova Scotia chocolate company has announced plans to hire and mentor other refugees.

Peace by Chocolate of Antigonish, N.S., has committed to hiring 50 refugees by 2022, and to mentor 10 refugee-run start-ups over the next few years. 362 more words

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Gone in a New York minute: How the Amazon deal fell apart

NEW YORK — In early November, word began to leak that Amazon was serious about choosing New York to build a giant new campus. The city was eager to lure the company and its thousands of high-paying tech jobs, offering billions in tax incentives and lighting the Empire State Building in Amazon orange. 898 more words

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Poland's political leader on unprecedented defensive

WARSAW, Poland — Jaroslaw Kaczynski, Poland’s most powerful politician who has built his position on a reputation of honesty and anti-communist convictions, suddenly finds himself embroiled in revelations over his involvement in complex business dealings and the presence in his inner circle of people with alleged communist ties. 1,061 more words

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Northern B.C. First Nation clan says ancient tools found at pipeline work site

HOUSTON, B.C. — Coastal GasLink says it has suspended pipeline work south of Houston, B.C., while claims of the discovery of Indigenous artifacts on the site are investigated. 306 more words

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The Latest: Nigeria delays presidential vote until Feb. 23

KANO, Nigeria — The Latest on Nigeria’s election (all times local):

2:50 a.m.

Nigeria’s electoral commission says the presidential election is delayed until Feb. 23 over unspecified “challenges” amid reports that voting materials have not been delivered to all parts of the country. 75 more words

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Judge keeps most Keystone XL pipeline work on hold

BILLINGS, Mont. — A federal judge in Montana has largely kept in place an injunction that blocks a Canadian company from performing preliminary work on the stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline. 100 more words

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