Harvest Manitoba report reflects growing food, economic insecurity across province – Winnipeg

Harvest Manitoba report reflects growing food, economic insecurity across province - Winnipeg

[ad_1] Manitobans continue to struggle with food insecurity, according to a new report. Harvest Manitoba’s second annual Harvest Voices survey, released Thursday, is a large-scale study about the use of food banks and how economic instability affects those who need them. Among the report’s findings: food bank usage in Winnipeg has doubled since 2019. “This … Read more

3 charged with drug trafficking in Quinte West, Ont. – Kingston

3 charged with drug trafficking in Quinte West, Ont. - Kingston

[ad_1] Three people are facing drug trafficking charges after a search warrant was executed in Trenton Nov. 30. It happened during a vehicle stop on Stella Crescent. The investigation led to the arrest of the three occupants. According to police, a search of the vehicle turned up suspected crystal methamphetamine, cocaine and other items suspected to be … Read more

Jim Cramer’s Investing Club meeting Thursday: Fed caution, Humana news

[ad_1] Every weekday the CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer holds a “Morning Meeting” livestream at 10:20 a.m. ET. Here’s a recap of Thursday’s key moments. Be cautious about Fed news We trimmed our position in COST Humana raises its guidance 1. Be cautious about Fed news Stocks fell on Thursday as the Street awaits … Read more

Ottawa should boycott India G20 over ‘horrific discriminatory laws,’ NDP says – National

[ad_1] By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 1, 2022 11:09 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size The New Democrats are calling on the Liberals to boycott India’s hosting of the G20, citing that country’s treatment of minorities. Thursday, India started its term in the rotating presidency of the Group of 20, … Read more

Biden administration makes case for quick Senate vote to avoid rail shutdown

[ad_1] By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Biden administration on Thursday urged the U.S. Senate to quickly pass a bill to block a potentially crippling railroad strike, warning that the impact could be felt within days. The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday voted to approve a bill to impose a tentative contract deal … Read more

U.S. lawmakers say some fintechs failed to prevent ‘obvious’ pandemic fraud

[ad_1] By Hannah Lang (Reuters) – Several fintech companies that facilitated high volumes of pandemic-related loans to businesses in 2020 had inadequate processes to detect fraud, according to a new report from the U.S. House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis. The committee concluded in its report published Thursday that some fintech companies failed to … Read more

Fox CEO Lachlan Murdoch to face questioning in Dominion lawsuit

[ad_1] Lachlan Murdoch, co-chairman and chief executive officer of Fox Corp., attends the annual Allen and Co. Sun Valley media conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, July 11, 2019. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Fox Corp. CEO Lachlan Murdoch is slated to appear for a deposition on Monday as the Dominion Voting Systems defamation lawsuit against the … Read more

Tesla makes up 10% of average retail portfolio, Vanda Research says

[ad_1] Even though Tesla stock has slumped this year and Elon Musk has continued to chart a path as a non-traditional leader, individual investors are still hanging onto the electric vehicle-maker’s stock. The average retail investor has about a 10% allocation to Tesla, according to a Nov. 30 note from Vanda Research. This year, Tesla … Read more