EU rules Apple must pay up to 13B euros in back taxes

FILE - In this Friday, May 13, 2016 file photo, a man uses his mobile phone near an Apple store logo in Beijing, China. A Beijing court said in an online statement Thursday, June 30, 2016, that Apple is being sued by a subsidiary of China's broadcasting regulator over a propaganda film more than 20 years old, in the latest legal wrangling for the tech giant in China in recent weeks. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($ 14.5 billion US) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U.S. technology company, plus interest. CBC | World News  More...

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‘I have no alternative’: Palestinian teen sneaks into Israel to join 25,000 illegal workers

Israeli authorities say they plan to clamp down on some 25,000 Palestinians working inside Israel illegally. But the illegal workers continue to make their way in. See how two More...

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Homes rocked by Italy earthquake ‘impossible’ to return to

CBC’s Megan Williams joins a man picking up the pieces at his parents’ home, which he says will be “impossible” to return to. CBC | World News  More...

Chinese TV host and musician Gao Xiaosong says Destination Canada, a Canadian Crown agency that promotes travel to Canada, has been blocking an episode of his show that includes a segment on Indigenous rights in Canada. Gao was supposed to do four episodes from and about Canada, including this one where he hosts from Niagara Falls, Ont.
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Chinese TV star accuses Canada’s tourism agency of censoring him

A Chinese television star is accusing the Crown corporation that promotes Canadian tourism abroad of censorship for its opposition to an episode of his program that puts a spotlight More...

Apple CEO Tim Cook, seen in June, says the technology company could have done a better job raising awareness to users of the importance of strict security measures.
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Apple to be hit with massive EU tax bill, sources say

The European Commission is about to rule against Ireland’s tax dealings with Apple Inc., according to sources, one of whom said Dublin would be directed to recoup over a More...

Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff speaks at her own impeachment trial, in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. Fighting to save her job, Rousseff told senators on Monday that the allegations against her have no merit.
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Impeachment trial a step away from ‘real coup d’état,’ says Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff

Suspended president Dilma Rousseff appears before Brazil’s Senate to defend herself against charges of breaking budget laws in an impeachment trial that is expected to remove More...

A community worker at the Wynwood Community Service Center, right, hands out to a local resident a can of insect repellent Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, in Miami. The CDC has warned expectant mothers to steer clear of the city's Wynwood neighborhood, where over a dozen people are believed to have been infected with the Zika virus through mosquito bites in the first such cases on record in the mainland U.S.
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Zika outbreak: Disney World, Orlando theme parks offer free bug spray

Orlando’s major theme parks are now offering free bug repellent to visitors as concerns about mosquito-transmitted Zika virus mount in Florida. CBC | World News  More...

This handout photo provided by Warner Bros. and the Library of Congress shows Gene Wilder as the mercurial Willy Wonka amused by one of his creations.
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Legendary comic actor Gene Wilder dead at 83

Gene Wilder, star of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory and Mel Brooks comedies such as The Producers, Blazing Saddles and Silent Movie, is dead at 83, his family says. CBC More...

Apple vice president Greg Joswiak introduces the iPhone SE during an event at the Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California March 21, 2016.
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New Apple iPhone unveiling expected next week

Apple is expected to show off a new iPhone next week when the company holds its fall product launch event in San Francisco. CBC | World News  More...

New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and his wife Huma Abedin attend a news conference in New York, July 23, 2013. Weiner said on Tuesday he will stay in the race despite admitting he sent newly revealed sexually explicit online chats and photos even after he resigned from Congress.
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Weiner, Abedin to separate after sexting revelation

​Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former U.S. congressman. CBC | World News More...

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