Venice unveils mandatory day-trippers' reservation and fee

FILE - A tourist takes a selfie in St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, Nov. 12, 2016. Starting in January, Venice will oblige day-trippers to make reservations and pay a fee to visit the historic lagoon city. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File) FILE - A tourist takes a selfie in St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, Nov. 12, 2016. Starting in January, Venice will oblige day-trippers to make reservations and pay a fee to visit the historic lagoon city. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File)

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BREAKING | Inflation slows to 7.6 per cent in July

Statistics Canada says the country's year-over-year inflation rate slowed to 7.6 per cent in July. The drop from the nearly 40-year high of 8.1 per cent in June was driven by a decline in gas prices.

FILE - Gas prices are displayed in Carleton Place, Ont., May 17, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

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OPINION | Economists are forecasting a recession, how should you prepare?

The next time the Bank of Canada raises interest rates on the scheduled date of September 7, 2022, it could potentially trigger a recession. Although there may be a chance that we don’t enter into a recession and the BoC is still hoping for a soft landing, it’s best to be prepared. Contributor Christopher Liew explains how.

Medical investigator rules Baldwin set shooting an accident

The fatal film-set shooting of a cinematographer by actor Alec Baldwin last year was an accident, according to a determination made by New Mexico's Office of the Medical Investigator following the completion of an autopsy and a review of law enforcement reports. The medical investigator's report was made public Monday by the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office along with numerous reports from the FBI on the revolver and ammunition that were collected following the shooting.

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