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Pan American cuts back operations at Mexico mine after security scares

Pan American cuts back operations at Mexico mine after security scares

VANCOUVER — Pan American Silver Corp. shares slumped after it said it's curtailing operations at its Dolores mine in northern Mexico following security incidents along the access roads.
Serge Dassault, French aviation industrialist, dies at 93

Serge Dassault, French aviation industrialist, dies at 93

PARIS — French business executive Serge Dassault, a top aviation and arms industrialist and one of France's richest men, died Monday in his Paris office. He was 93.
The Latest: Merkel cites eurozone as key to ties with Italy

The Latest: Merkel cites eurozone as key to ties with Italy

ROME — The Latest on Italy's political crisis (all times local): 6:40 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stressing the importance of upholding the eurozone's principles as Italy heads toward an early election.
EU proposes to ban plastic straws, stirs, and cotton buds

EU proposes to ban plastic straws, stirs, and cotton buds

BRUSSELS — The European Union has proposed banning plastic products like cotton buds, straws, stirs and balloon sticks when alternatives are easily available in an attempt to reduce litter spoiling beaches and ocean beds.
Ex-IMF official tapped to head Italy firmly backs euro

Ex-IMF official tapped to head Italy firmly backs euro

MILAN — The man tapped to head a neutral government in Italy after two populists failed in their bid is a former official at the International Monetary Fund who is a firm believer in the euro and in the necessity of Italy cutting its stubbornly high-
Commissioner of Competition rejects Corus sale of Historia and Series+

Commissioner of Competition rejects Corus sale of Historia and Series+

TORONTO — Corus Entertainment Inc. says the Commissioner of Competition has blocked the sale of its French-language specialty channels Historia and Series+ to Bell Media Inc.
Fishing Close to Bottom

Fishing Close to Bottom

Anglers know that it’s important to fish close to the bottom of the lake, because that’s where the fish are, even though we get snagged on rocks, branches and logs. That same idea relates to workplace relationships, productivity, profitability, peace and harmony.