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Trudeau is betting the fate of his career on the Trans Mountain pipeline

Trudeau is betting the fate of his career on the Trans Mountain pipeline

Parliament was outraged when the Liberal cabinet approved an incredibly controversial plan to spend $4.5 billion to purchase the Trans Mountain pipeline project from the current owner Kinder Morgan, who is bailing on the project entirely. In 2007, the company paid only $550 million to acquire the pipeline assets and through the government has said they paid "fair value" for it, it's impossible to tell.

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Zuckerberg's Facebook testimony was either a disaster or success, depending on how you look at it

Zuckerberg's Facebook testimony was either a disaster or success, depending on how you look at it

Though the hearings could  be considered a utter disaster when you take into account he fact that most people asking the questions were ill-informed, unprepared and just stupid. But in the same sense the purpose of the hearings was to provide some clarity of how the company operates, and in the process the value of Facebook rose more than $17 billion

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Crime rates in American are slowly going down

Crime rates in American are slowly going down

In the 1980s the United States was at its peak homicide rate and things were looking bleak. Politicians began embracing β€œtough-on-crime” reforms and experts warned that the worst was far from over. But less than five years later, that number fell by around one-third; rates fell for all types of crime, including robbery, burglary, motor theft and homicide.

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