Ticketmaster secret scalper program targeted by class-action lawyers

A U.S. law firm is seeking to launch a class-action lawsuit on behalf of fans who purchased inflated resale tickets…

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Shoppers Drug Mart gets medical pot licence from Health Canada

Shoppers Drug Mart has received Health Canada’s approval to be a licensed medical marijuana producer, opening the door for the…

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Privacy experts say choosing life insurance tied to fitness tracking could have unintended consequences

Privacy experts say they’re concerned life-insurance programs that reward customers for behaviours like logging their activity using a fitness tracker could have…

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Passenger rights advocate launches complaint, calls Swoop’s baggage fees ‘deceptive’

An air passenger rights advocate has filed a regulatory complaint against Swoop Inc. claiming the new low-cost airline is unlawfully…

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As legalization looms, pot dispensaries wrestle with whether to close now to go legit later

Justin Loizos is a cannabis convert. After dealing with chronic pain for years as a result of multiple sclerosis, he eventually…

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Rural Canada Post carriers may see 25% wage hike after pay equity dispute

An arbitrator has released a ruling in a long-standing pay equity dispute at Canada Post that gives rural carriers a…

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Grocery retailers try new bag of tricks to slow sales decline

Supermarket sales in Canada decreased by 2.9 per cent year over year between May 2017 and 2018, according to Statistics…

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‘A public relations nightmare’: Ticketmaster recruits pros for secret scalper program

LATEST UPDATES: After publication of this story, Ticketmaster issued a statement to CBC News saying it was “categorically untrue that Ticketmaster…

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Hackers steal $60 million US in cryptocurrency from Japan exchange

Hackers have stolen $60 million US worth of cryptocurrencies from a Japanese digital currency exchange, the operators said Thursday. Tech Bureau…

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John Hancock will sell life insurance only to people who use fitness trackers

John Hancock, one of the oldest and largest North American life insurers, will stop underwriting traditional life insurance and instead…

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