Air Canada pilot union says airlines must address pilot fatigue

The union representing Air Canada pilots says a near-collision at San Francisco’s airport involving one of the airline’s jets should…

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Bitcoin mining uses so much electricity that one city will pull the plug during heat waves

On the day of the grand opening of the largest bitcoin mining project in the country, the weather was partly…

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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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Trudeau considering an appeal or legislation to end Trans Mountain impasse

A week after the Federal Court of Appeal quashed cabinet approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, Prime Minister…

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Canada’s trade deficit shrinks in July, surplus with U.S. highest since 2008

Statistics Canada says the country’s merchandise trade deficit with the world shrank to $114 million in July, the smallest since…

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Airline luggage fees and mislabelled seafood: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get…

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Former Enron CEO released from prison to halfway house

Jeffrey Skilling, the former chief executive officer of Enron who received a 24-year prison sentence for his role in the…

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Lower shipments of cars and car parts push Canadian wholesale sales down in June

Statistics Canada says wholesale sales fell 0.8 per cent in June to $63.1 billion in June. The report was in…

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Canada’s purchase of Trans Mountain clears major U.S. hurdle

A U.S. national security review has given a green light to the Canadian government’s planned purchase of Kinder Morgan’s Trans…

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E-commerce giant Shopify bans sale of some firearms and accessories

Shopify is taking aim at weapons companies by banning the sale of some firearms and accessories on its platform. The…

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