U.S. Sears files for bankruptcy protection amid plunging sales, massive debt

Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. Sears once dominated…

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Investors could help Canada’s cannabis industry improve its social and environmental record, experts say

Investors who’ve shied away from cannabis out of concern about whether legalization will be good for Canada should consider buying in…

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Gordie Howe bridge construction timeline may be accelerated, Trudeau says

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was at the Gordie Howe International Bridge construction kickoff Friday morning in Windsor, Ont., and hinted…

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Privacy experts say choosing life insurance tied to fitness tracking could have unintended consequences

Privacy experts say they’re concerned life-insurance programs that reward customers for behaviours like logging their activity using a fitness tracker could have…

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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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Second Cup shares rise on news it may convert some Ont. outlets to cannabis shops

Shares of Second Cup gained ground on Thursday, a day after the coffee chain said it was eyeing converting some…

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Saudi Arabia to sell off Canadian assets and stop buying Canadian wheat and barley

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is reportedly selling off its assets in Canada and will stop buying Canadian wheat and…

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Elon Musk tweets he may take Tesla private

Chief executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday he is considering taking Tesla Inc. private in what would be the largest…

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Grupo Aeromexico makes $180M US bid for Aimia’s stake in loyalty program PLM

Mexican Airline operator Grupo Aeromexico has made a non-binding proposal to acquire Aimia Inc.’s stake in their joint loyalty program…

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Trump says agreed with EU to work to lower trade barriers

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States and the European Union were kicking off talks aimed at lowering trade…

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