North American stocks slide lower, loonie down against U.S. dollar

Canada’s main stock index hit a six-month low Thursday while U.S. stock markets suffered another sell-off day as investors are…

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Saint John mayor wants focused industry talks after Irving Oil explosion, fire

Saint John Mayor Don Darling says he plans to have “focused discussions” with industry officials after an explosion and fire…

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SEC settlement could be just the beginning of more turmoil at Tesla

Elon Musk, the brash tech multi-billionaire with the badass reputation, has been chastened but not broken. The chairman and chief…

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U.S.-Mexico text may preview Canada’s NAFTA prospects

The U.S. trade representative is expected to post text online soon that will lay out more of what Mexico has…

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Cannabis retailer Green Growth Brands raises $85M following reverse takeover

An American marijuana company whose shares will soon trade in Canada has raised $85 million in a private placement, funds…

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Ticketmaster secret scalper program targeted by class-action lawyers

A U.S. law firm is seeking to launch a class-action lawsuit on behalf of fans who purchased inflated resale tickets…

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Canada needs Chapter 19 because Trump ‘doesn’t always follow the rules’: Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is defending NAFTA’s dispute resolution mechanism as necessary in a world where the president of the United…

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Next week’s NAFTA challenge: Restore momentum after Trump’s latest ‘bullying’

As he left the stage after an event in Charlotte, N.C., on Friday, Donald Trump’s team played the song You Can’t…

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Alberta accounted for 97% of federal income tax decline during recession’s height

Federal income tax revenue fell by nearly $5 billion in 2016 and nearly all of the decline was attributable to…

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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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