OPEC looks to cut oil production to bolster falling price

OPEC countries were gathered Thursday to find a way to stop the fall in the price of oil, with analysts predicting…

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Alberta plans to buy 7,000 railcars to ease ‘crisis’ in oil price differentials

Alberta needs to buy as many as 7,000 railcars if it wants to be able to meet its goal of…

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Union chief meets with Trudeau today to push for action on GM plant closure

The president of the largest private sector union in Canada meets with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today, still vowing to…

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Facebook admits it conducted opposition research on Soros, other critics

Facebook’s outgoing head of communications is taking the blame for hiring Definers, the public relations firm doing opposition research on…

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Juul curbs sales of some e-cigarette flavours, but not in Canada

Vaping giant Juul Labs Inc. is stopping its sales of some e-cigarette flavours in U.S. stores to deter use by kids and…

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U.S. judge halts Keystone XL pipeline construction

A federal judge in Montana filed an injunction to stop construction on the TransCanada Keystone XL pipeline on Thursday.  Brian Morris, the district…

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CMHC forecasts housing starts and sales to decline over next two years

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the country’s real estate market is expected to moderate over the next two years…

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg summoned to appear before session of U.K., Canadian politicians

The British government announced on Tuesday an unprecedented “international grand committee” involving Canadian politicians concerning disinformation and fake news, with…

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WestJet’s third quarter profits tumble as fuel costs soar

WestJet Airlines Ltd. reported a third-quarter profit of $45.9 million, down from a profit of $135.9 million in the same…

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Feds dead set against ‘ridiculous’ quotas to replace steel, aluminum tariffs

Canada is not about to agree to quotas or other limits on its exports in order to get the United…

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