NAFTA talks forced Canada to pick a side in U.S.-China trade war

When the Trudeau government agreed to a revised North American free trade deal, the Americans said Canada also agreed to something…

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Amazon raises its U.S. minimum wage to $15 an hour

Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it would raise its minimum wage to $15 per hour for U.S. employees from next…

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Uber for buses? How some Canadian cities are using technology to tackle transit troubles

A small city in eastern Ontario is running an experiment that could one day have a big impact on public…

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Facebook says 50 million user accounts affected by security breach

Facebook reported a major security breach in which 50 million user accounts were accessed by unknown attackers. In a blog…

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‘It’s frustrating’: N.W.T. cancer patient feels trapped by warring telecom companies

A woman in the Northwest Territories says she missed two days worth of calls from her hospital while she prepared…

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Simons apologizes for campaign selling bras named after famed Canadian women

Quebec-based department store chain La Maison Simons has apologized for a recent ad campaign in which it used the name…

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Trade ‘front and centre’ in Bank of Canada’s call to hold interest rate

The unknown consequences of ongoing trade tensions were front and centre in the Bank of Canada’s decision this week to…

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Ford recalls almost 340,000 F-150s in Canada for seatbelt fire risk

Ford is recalling two million F-150 pickup trucks from the last three model years to fix a problem with the front…

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Union urges Ottawa to buy back Canadian Wheat Board from Saudis

A union representing transportation workers in Churchill, Man., is calling on Ottawa to buy back the Canadian Wheat Board from…

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Harley drives deeper into Asia with smaller bikes to fuel growth

Harley-Davidson Inc. is launching lightweight motorcycles in Asian markets and electric bikes in the hope of sparking demand as it…

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