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  • Two days of accommodation at a lakeside golf hotel in Northern Ireland don't come cheap- and Britain has irritated its fellow Group of Eight states by sending them hefty advance bills for the summit it is hosting there.

  • Tom Steyer speaks at Global Green USA's Millennium Awards at Fairmont Miramar Hotel on June 8, 2013 in Santa Monica, California benefiting the places, the people and the planet in need.

    A group of United Airlines' most frequent flyers, including billionaire investor Tom Steyer, asked the airline to stop blocking climate change actions.

  • Barack Obama shakes hands with Xi Jinping at a meeting last year. Xi took full power in China in March of 2013.

    The Obama administration is under pressure from large corporations and a senior U.S. senator to revisit oversight of Chinese corporate audits at upcoming summit meetings.

  • Santelli Looks North of the Border for Jobs

    CNBC's Rick Santelli compares Canada's jobs number to this morning's U.S. nonfarm payroll report.

  • Mervyn King

    The Bank of England voted to keep benchmark interest rates unchanged at 0.5 percent, at Mervyn King's final policy meeting as Governor.

  • Incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

    Mark Carney may move to depreciate the pound, according to Pimco, a gambit which would see the U.K. join the global battle of countries competing to soften their currencies.

  • There's a big money mystery in Canada. Some Canadians believe the Bank of Canada has added a maple syrup scent to its new plastic money.

  • A U.S. Border Patrol agent looks at a section of the U.S. - Mexico border.

    Immigration reform takes a big step to becoming law, but some experts worry that the emphasis on security could create a demilitarized zone.

  • Incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

    Europe could face a decade of stagnation unless it makes big reforms and should heed the lessons of Japan, Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday as he highlighted Japan's bold moves to bolster growth.

  • Sunshine Oilsands' Revenue To Roll in Soon: CEO

    In light of Sunshine Oilsands' quarterly loss, John Zahary, President and CEO, says the company's projects are in pre-production stage and revenue will start coming in soon.

  • The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce in Toronto.

    Morningstar reports that Canada's banks and its housing finance agency may take serious losses if Canada's home prices decline.

  • Construction of the Gulf Coast Project pipeline, part of the Keystone XL pipeline, in Prague, Okla.

    The Obama administration is unlikely to make a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline anytime soon as it weighs the project's impact on the environment and on energy security.

  • Granville Island, Vancouver, Canada

    It seemed as if Canada had avoided the excesses of the housing bubble that hit so many nations. But now it may be catching up.

  • Jacob 'Jack' Lew, U.S. treasury secretary, left, and George Osborne, U.K. chancellor of the exchequer, laugh while posing for the family photo during the Group of Seven (G-7) finance ministers and central bank governors meeting at Hartwell House in Aylesbury, U.K.

    Group of Seven nations finance ministers agreed to tackle the issue of how to deal with failing banks and gave gave a green light to Japan's efforts to galvanize its economy.

  • Condo's under construction in Toronto, Ontario as Canada's housing market begins to slow.

    Steve Eisman, the hedge fund manager who famously bet against mortgages in the United States, has recommended investors now bet against Canada's mortgage lenders and banks.

  • Each of the three different advisor models creates different incentives, which is why it pays to understand them when selecting your financial planner. Be selective.

  • Mark Wahlberg's dark comedy "Pain & Gain" brought enough box office muscle to knock Tom Cruise out of the No. 1 spot on movie charts in the United States and Canada. "Iron Man 3" hauled in $195.3 million in 42 international markets, distributor Walt Disney Co said, a total that surpassed the international opening of "The Avengers."

  • A proposed merger of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc and Actavis Inc. was put on hold after the two drugmakers failed to agree on terms of a deal.

  • Terror Plot Thwarted in Canada

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports that a terror plot was thwarted on a train from Montreal to New York.

  • "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" won the box office battle, fighting off competition from cartoon cavemen, a Tyler Perry drama, and an alien-possessed heroine trying to save the human race.