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War is hell and the danger of both is escalating

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FIRST, hell: Following on our September 22 column citing Sunday Mass readings this September 25, the Gospel passage from Saint Luke (Lk 16:19-31) spoke of a problem of spiritual ignorance probably more rampant today than in Jesus’ time: people do…

Russia ‘shamelessly violated’ UN Charter in Ukraine, Biden says

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U.S. President Joe Biden addresses the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN Headquarters in New York City, on Sept. 21.BRENDAN MCDERMID/Reuters
U.S. President Joe Biden declared at the United Nations on Wednesday that Russia has “s…

GLOBAL MARKET-Stocks recoup losses after Putin’s nuclear threat; Fed keeps dollar buoyant

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Global equities rose on Wednesday, rebounding from an early hit to risk appetite when Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the West of “nuclear blackmail,” sparking a flight to safe-haven assets like gold and bonds.…
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President Biden says Russia ‘shamelessly violated’ the UN Charter in Ukraine

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UNITED NATIONS — President Joe Biden declared at the United Nations Wednesday that Russia has “shamelessly violated the core tenets” of the U.N with its “brutal, needless war” in Ukraine. He said the war is an affront to the heart of what the internati…

Freight Labor Unrest is Going Global and Weighing on Supply Chains

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From seaport docks in Los Angeles and Liverpool to rail yards in Chicago and warehouses in Europe and the U.S., clashes between cargo workers and management have been rising this year, adding complications and uncertainty to the flow of goods around th…

Biden hopes to rally world leaders in support of Ukraine

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Russia’s war in Ukraine will “feature prominently” in President Joe Biden’s address.
He plans to lay out how the invasion violates a central tenet of the U.N. charter.
Russia’s conflict has upended global food supplies and threatens to tip Europe into …

The worst of the economic downturn is ahead of us and these sectors are at risk. Plus, TSX stock picks from top analysts

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Morgan Stanley chief global economist Seth Carpenter warned that “the worst of the global economic slowdown is ahead of us” on a recent edition of the firm’s Thoughts on the Market podcast entitled Tracking the Coming Slowdown.…
This data comes f…

Biden: Russia ‘shamelessly violated’ UN Charter in Ukraine

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Joe Biden said Wednesday that Russia has “shamelessly violated the core tenets” of the United Nations charter with its “brutal, needless war” in Ukraine.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Joe Biden said Wednesday tha…

Russia ‘shamelessly violated’ UN Charter in Ukraine

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Politics Biden: Russia ‘shamelessly violated’ UN Charter in Ukraine FILE – President Joe Biden speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File) The Associated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President J…

QUOTES-Reaction to Russia mobilising more troops for Ukraine

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President Vladimir Putin ordered a Russian mobilisation to fight in Ukraine on Wednesday and made a thinly veiled threat to use nuclear weapons, in what NATO called a “reckless” act of desperation in the face of Russia’s looming defea…