‘I was beginning to lose hope’: Woman battles bank for 2 years for information on her own account

An Edmonton woman who spent two years battling her bank for information about her own account is defying a confidentiality agreement…

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Farmers ready to get political in 2019

After another tough fall harvest, this time the result of early snowfall blanketing crops, many farmers across the prairies are…

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Chinese electric cars are coming to Canada, but you can’t have one yet: Don Pittis

The Chinese are coming. After years of predictions that made-in-China electric-car technology was poised to dominate the global market, the country’s…

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Amazon in ‘advanced talks’ to build new HQ near Washington, D.C.

The Washington Post is reporting that Seattle-based Amazon is in “advanced talks” to open its second headquarters, this one in…

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Rogers, Fido and Bell call centre workers penalized for reducing plans, offering credits

There’s a reason telecom customers are often frustrated when they deal with a call centre — employees are penalized if they…

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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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North American stock markets regain some of the ground lost earlier this week

North American stock markets shot higher in early trading, regaining some of the steep losses from earlier this week. The…

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Shopify ‘confident’ on pot e-commerce because ‘cannabis isn’t Kylie Cosmetics’

Shopify Inc.’s vice president is “very confident” that the first day of recreational pot sales in Canada will be smooth…

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Amazon to open 10-acre shipping warehouse on Tsawwassen First Nation land

Amazon has announced plans to open a new Metro Vancouver shipping warehouse on Tsawwassen First Nation land in Delta, B.C. Amazon spokeswoman Lauren…

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Environmentalists ask U.S. regulators to reconsider Enbridge pipeline project

Environmental and Indigenous groups asked Minnesota regulators on Tuesday to reconsider their approval of Enbridge Energy’s plans to replace its…

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