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U.S. manufacturing shrinks for first time in three years

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. manufacturing activity contracted for the first time in three years in August, with new orders and hiring declining as trade tensions weighed on business confidence, which could renew fears of a sharp economic slowdown. FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen at the port in San Pedro, California, U.S., March 22, 2018. REUTERS/Bob…

Three people injured in another rash of weekend shootings

A vehicle found abandoned and set on fire in Vaughan on Saturday is the same vehicle two suspects used to flee an East York shooting over the long weekend that killed one man and injured another, say Toronto police. Police received a flood of 911 calls on Friday around 2:15 p.m. to a lowrise residential…

Three dead in plane crash near lake in remote northern Quebec region

MONTREAL—Three men were killed when a plane went down in a remote region of northern Quebec on Friday. A fourth man aboard the downed float plane was injured but survived the crash near Lac Boulene, southeast of Chibougamau. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre Trenton said a Hercules aircraft was dispatched on Friday evening to respond…