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Islamic State 'caliphate' defeated, but threat persists 10:52am EDT

DEIR AL-ZOR PROVINCE, Syria (Reuters) - U.S.-backed forces proclaimed the capture of Islamic State's last territory in Syria on Saturday, eliminating its rule over a self-proclaimed "caliphate", but the jihadist group remains a threat from sleeper cells around the world.  Full Article

 
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Philip Morris says Canadian unit RBH granted creditor protection Friday, 22 Mar 2019 

(Reuters) - Philip Morris International Inc on Friday said its Canadian unit, Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc (RBH), was granted creditor protection, following a tobacco class action ruling in Quebec this month.  Full Article  

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Canada's SNC Lavalin eyes ways to protect business amid political crisis Friday, 22 Mar 2019 

MONTREAL (Reuters) - SNC Lavalin Group's chief executive said on Friday the company is looking at ways to protect its business in the event it loses a corruption trial that has created a political crisis for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.  Full Article