Testing truck safety and Canada’s top plastic polluters: 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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Frank Stronach sues daughter Belinda for allegedly mismanaging family fortune

An Ontario business magnate is suing his daughter, two grandchildren and others for allegedly mismanaging the family’s assets and trust…

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‘Buy local’ dairy campaign sparked by trade deal that allows more U.S. milk into Canada

The latest trade deal allowing more U.S. milk to pour into Canada has sparked a rallying cry to buy Canadian…

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Questions about American milk and bringing pot on planes: 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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‘Wild West’ cryptocurrencies need regulation, say U.K. lawmakers

British lawmakers have backed calls for greater regulation of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin in order to bring an element of…

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‘It’s a human rights issue’: Women fight for the right to be braless on the job

The “burn your bra” movement is back, this time ignited by young women shunning the undergarment not for political reasons, but…

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Here’s what Air Canada’s takeover of Aeroplan will mean for members

Aeroplan members have been taken on a long and bumpy ride. For more than a year, many have worried about…

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The latest investing trend: not just low-fee but no-fee

A David and a Goliath have shaken up the investment industry this month with new investment products that take the…

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Unionized Quebec Tim Hortons workers unhappy with deal that cuts paid breaks

The union representing 80 workers at four Quebec Tim Hortons claims they’ve been dealt a blow after an imposed contract cut their…

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Elon Musk sued over tweets, proposal to take Tesla private

Tesla Inc. and its chief executive Elon Musk were sued twice on Friday by investors who said they fraudulently engineered…

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