U.S., China declare 90-day ceasefire on new tariffs: White House

China and the United States have agreed to halt additional tariffs as both nations engage in new trade negotiations with…

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Breast implants sales pitch and truck driver training: 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 the Marketplace newsletter…

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‘These are loaded weapons’: Documents show mandatory semi training would save lives

Scott Thomas knows what it’s like to lose a child on Saskatchewan highways — his son, Evan, was killed in…

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Agribition panelists encourage Sask. First Nations to explore economic potential of cannabis production

Cannabis has been a hot topic all year — and a Wednesday panel discussion at the Western Canadian Agribition aimed to explore…

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Alberta may buy rail cars to increase oil transport capacity

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says her government is continuing to push Ottawa to do more to facilitate transporting a greater volume…

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Foreign caregivers want major reforms to improve conditions, streamline residency

A national coalition of advocacy groups wants major reforms to Canada’s foreign caregiver program in hopes of improving working conditions…

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Oilsands giant backs call for production cuts

The head of one of the country’s largest oilsands producers says Canada’s oil price woes are reaching an “emergency situation,” and on Wednesday…

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Canadian oilsands player calls for government to mandate production cuts

One of the country’s largest oilsands players, Cenovus Energy, is urging the Alberta government to implement “temporary” production cuts across the oil sector as Canadian crude prices…

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Grocers, innovators work to save $31B in food from being trashed in Canada each year

Lori Nikkel first discovered how much food gets wasted in Canada when she was a single mother to three hungry boys…

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