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Cards pay hefty price for hacking

NEW YORK—The St. Louis Cardinals yesterday were stripped of their top two picks in this year's amateur draft and ordered to give them to Houston, along with $2 million as compensation, for hacking the Astros' e-mail system and scouting database.

It was the final and unprecedented step in an unusual case of cybercrime involving two Major League Baseball teams.

McDonald’s, A&W to launch all-day breakfast nationwide due to growing demand

TORONTO — Canadians hankering for a breakfast sandwich in the evening will soon be able to satisfy that craving at most McDonald’s and A&W restaurants later next month, as the fast-food chains concede to growing consumer demand to have their signature morning staples served throughout the day.