IMF cuts world economic growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019

The International Monetary Fund has cut its global economic growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019, saying that trade policy tensions and…

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Heavy snow delays harvest after tough season for Alberta farmers

Farmers in Alberta are racing against the clock to harvest their crops after heavy rain and snow in September left fields too wet to…

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CBS negotiates exit with CEO Leslie Moonves amid new sexual harassment claims

CBS is expected to announce on Monday that Chief Executive Leslie Moonves is resigning, said sources on Sunday, as six additional women came forward…

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Canadian lobster exporters feel ripple effect of U.S.-China trade war

The United States-China trade war is creating choppy seas for Canada’s lobster exporters. It has led to the dumping of Maine…

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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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Bell, Rogers say CRTC’s unlocked phone rule has sparked a crime spree

Bell and Rogers say new rules mandating all Canadian wireless carriers sell unlocked phones have triggered a rise in phone thefts.…

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How blockchain tech could help us track where food comes from

Imagine if while you were shopping for produce, you could scan an apple and see its entire history, from the moment…

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Freshii shares down on earnings miss

Freshii share prices tumbled almost 10 per cent in early afternoon trading as the Toronto-based restaurant chain missed earnings expectations…

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Canada to review auto emissions rules as U.S. moves to roll back requirements

Canada will review the joint vehicle emissions standards it has with the United States before it decides what to do…

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Trade spat hits the grocery aisle and EpiPens in short supply: 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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