Investor pressure drives Royal Dutch Shell to take action on climate change

Welcome to The National Today newsletter, which takes a closer look at what’s happening around some of the day’s most notable stories.…

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TD Bank profit rises 9% to almost $3B in fourth quarter

TD Bank Group beat expectations as it reported a fourth-quarter profit of $2.96 billion, up from $2.71 billion in the…

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GM cuts will be painful but better now than during a recession: Don Pittis

“It could have been worse,” will be of no comfort to those affected by the shutdown and job losses at General Motors.…

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American Apparel returning to Canada with online store

American Apparel will return to the Canadian market with an online store on Nov. 1., a year after its bankruptcy…

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Trudeau to unveil carbon tax plan for provinces that don’t comply

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will unveil Tuesday the federal government’s plan for wayward provinces that do not comply with the…

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Aurora Cannabis seeks to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange

Marijuana company Aurora Cannabis Inc. has applied to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The shares are…

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National Energy Board kick-starts new Trans Mountain hearing process

The National Energy Board is kicking off a new hearing process for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, just over a…

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Tesla turns over documents related to Musk’s claim he’ll take the company private

Tesla Inc. has turned over documents to the U.S. Justice Department after statements by CEO Elon Musk about taking the…

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Collapse of Lehman Brothers 10 years ago still looms over Canada’s economy

Ten years ago oil was trading at more than $100 US per barrel, the loonie had risen well above parity…

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Morneau leaning toward ‘targeted measure’ to boost corporate investment – not tax cut

The federal government’s fall economic update is likely to include targeted tax measures to boost the country’s competitiveness instead of a…

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