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Canadian GDP flat in February after hot start to 2017

Statistics Canada said Friday gross domestic product was unchanged in February, matching the expectations of economists, according to Thomson Reuters. February followed three months of gains including stronger-than-expected growth in…

Great-West Lifeco to lay off 13% of its Canadian workforce

Job cuts will come on top of other cost saving measures CBC News Posted: Apr 25, 2017 8:27 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017 8:34 AM ET Insurance conglomerate…

Miss Vickie’s recalls jalapeno-flavoured chips due to possible salmonella

MISSISSAUGA, ONT.—Miss Vickie’s is voluntarily recalling its jalapeno-flavoured kettle cooked potato chips due to the potential presence of salmonella in the seasoning used in the product. The company says the…

United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident

The CEO of United Airlines says no one will be fired over the dragging of a man off a plane — including himself. CEO Oscar Munoz said Tuesday that he…

‘Infuriated’ United Airlines pilots blame security officers for dragged passenger

Dr. David Dao dragged on aircraft by O’Hare International Airport security officials on Sunday The Associated Press Posted: Apr 14, 2017 11:09 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 15, 2017 10:47…

BlackBerry awarded $815M in arbitration with Qualcomm over royalty overpayments

BlackBerry awarded $815M in arbitration with Qualcomm over royalty overpayments

BlackBerry said a final award including interest and reasonable legal fees will be issued after a hearing on May 30. (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) BlackBerry Ltd. says it has been awarded $ 814.9…

Ontario premier declares win after New York drops Buy American policy

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne was “pleased” that New York has dropped proposed Buy American provisions from its state budget, but she remained concerned Saturday about U.S. protectionism and uncertainty about…

Provinces to release details of interprovincial free trade deal Friday

Provinces to release details of interprovincial free trade deal Friday

Nearly nine months after Canada’s premiers announced they’d reached an agreement in principle on a new Canada Free Trade Agreement, details on what’s covered and what’s not will finally be revealed in…

Ford recalls 53,000 trucks that can roll away while parked

NEW YORK—Ford is recalling 53,000 2017 F-250 trucks because they can roll away even when they are parked due to a manufacturing error. Ford says drivers should use the parking…

Via Rail youth passes sold out after high demand interrupts sales

Via Rail said early Thursday that all available $ 150 youth passes for unlimited travel across Canada in July had been sold out after the sales were derailed on Wednesday…