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The Blue Jackets placed Dubinsky on injured reserve Wednesday and recalled fellow forward Jordan Schroeder from the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League.
Toronto airport requires extra security checks after 'customs breach'
TORONTO (Reuters) - Some U.S.-bound flights from Toronto's main international airport were delayed on Wednesday afternoon due to an incident that prompted authorities to require some passengers to go through customs a second time, a spokeswoman said.
U.S. study sheds light on how Zika causes nerve disorder
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A new study sheds light on how the mosquito-borne Zika virus causes a rare neurological condition, and the findings could have implications for companies working on Zika vaccines, U.S. researchers said on Wednesday.
UPDATE 2-WTO meeting ends in stalemate after U.S. rebukes, member vetoes
BUENOS AIRES, Dec 13 (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization's biennial meeting ended in stalemate on Wednesday after U.S. criticism and member country vetoes, raising questions about the body's ability to govern increasingly disputed global trade.
Lockheed Martin may top Boeing in race to supply Canada jets: experts
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's decision to make it harder for Boeing Co
to win a major jet order hands rival plane maker Lockheed Martin Corp an advantage in capturing the contract, defense experts said on Wednesday.
Delta may place order for 100 Airbus A321neo jets: sources
PARIS/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines
looked close on Wednesday to placing an order for 100 Airbus A321neo jets in a boost for the European planemaker as it tries to narrow a 2017 order gap against Boeing , two people familiar with the matter said.
Canada says defense firms can now sell small arms to Ukraine
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada said on Wednesday that defense contractors would be allowed to sell weapons such as automatic firearms and electric stun guns to Ukraine, a move the government in Kiev has long pressed for.
Mexico sees possible EU trade deal as NAFTA talks drag on
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Mexico and the European Union could reach a framework for a trade deal by the end of the year, though differences remain over agricultural market access, Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Wednesday.
Some WTO members to push for e-commerce rules as broader deal fails
BUENOS AIRES, Dec 13 (Reuters) - A group of 70 World Trade Organization countries pledged on Wednesday to work toward new electronic commerce trade rules that promote open and predictable regulations, joining the initiative as a broader WTO agreement failed.
Exclusive: Big office building owners seek 'co-working' partners
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Leading U.S. office building owners, Equity Office and closely-held Hines, are seeking partners to gain experience in the flexible workspace business that is changing how office space is leased, sources said.
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