Quarterly profit rises 10% at Bank of Nova Scotia

The Bank of Nova Scotia’s fourth-quarter earnings got a lift from its international operations, but fell just shy of expectations…

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Want it tomorrow? Some online shopping habits are terrible for the environment

Have you ever picked two-day shipping because it’s free with an Amazon Prime membership? Or returned an item of clothing…

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After massive oil spill, spotlight shifts to agency regulating N.L. offshore industry

Newfoundland and Labrador’s largest-ever offshore oil spill has raised a storm of questions about who has the power to turn oil production…

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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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Fatphobia in the workplace can be career limiting and psychologically harmful

When a person competes for a job, the hope is that they will be measured by their talent and ability,…

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TSX up slightly as loonie rises

Canada’s main stock index was trading up slightly in mid-morning as gold and cannabis stocks traded up, while U.S. markets…

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Sears aims to close up to 150 U.S. stores under bankruptcy protection, sources say

Sears Holdings Corp is planning to close up to 150 of its department and discount stores and keep at least…

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Canada’s jobless rate declines slightly with hike in part-time work

The job market bounced back last month with a gain of 63,000 positions, edging the unemployment rate lower to 5.9…

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Google to acknowledge privacy ‘mistakes’ to U.S. Senate committee

Leading internet search engine Google will acknowledge that it has made “mistakes” on privacy issues in testimony an executive of…

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‘If’ NAFTA 2.0 proceeds, Trudeau wants to feel ‘confident’ on tariffs

As the Trump administration continues to link the lifting of steel and aluminum tariffs to a successful conclusion of trade…

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