Volkswagen to stop production of the Beetle

Volkswagen announced on Thursday it would stop producing its Beetle compact car globally in 2019 as the automaker prepares for…

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Parents have fretted through the ages about kids’ fascination with technology, experts say

When Stephen Dennis was raising his two sons in the 1980s, he never heard the phrase “screen time,” nor did…

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Tim Hortons, franchisees in legal spat over ‘shattering’ coffee pots

The parent company of Tim Hortons is denying a claim by a group of franchisees that the coffee pots they’re…

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Scotiabank raises dividend despite lower profit

The Bank of Nova Scotia raised its dividend even as it reported its third-quarter profit slipped compared with a year…

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Venezuela lops five zeros off currency amid soaring inflation

Venezuela on Monday began to launch dramatic reforms announced by President Nicolas Maduro to rescue a downward-spiraling economy, including a…

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What governments spend on refugees is less important than how they spend it

As cities, provinces and Ottawa squabble over who will pick up the tab for the latest influx of refugees, it’s…

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CN Rail boosts earnings and spending outlook on robust demand and strong quarter

Canadian National Railway Co. has increased its earnings outlook and capital program for the year following a quarter that saw…

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Hudson’s Bay pulling Ivanka Trump clothing line due to lack of sales

Ivanka Trump’s clothing line will no longer be sold at Hudson’s Bay department stores, the Hudson’s Bay Company said Friday,…

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U.S. Justice Dept to appeal approval of AT&T acquisition of Time Warner

The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it would appeal a federal judge’s approval of AT&T Inc’s $85.4 billion US…

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U.S. tariffs take effect on $34B in Chinese imports as Beijing announces retaliation

The United States hiked tariffs on Chinese imports Friday and Beijing announced it was retaliating against American goods in a…

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