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Dominion Energy plans 220 turbine offshore wind project

RICHMOND, Va. — Dominion Energy announced plans Thursday to seek approval to…

  • Sep 19, 2019

Japan court: TEPCO execs not guilty of nuke crisis liability

TOKYO — A Japanese court on Thursday ruled that three former executives…

  • Sep 19, 2019

A divided Fed reduces rates but may not cut again this year

WASHINGTON — A sharply divided Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate…

Striking workers question whether UAW leaders can be trusted

ROMULUS, Mich. — The strike against General Motors by the United Auto…

Canadian inflation decelerates to 1.9 per cent in August as gas prices weaken

OTTAWA — Canada’s annual inflation rate slowed slightly to 1.9 per cent…

Alberta to return CannTrust products after Health Canada suspensions

The Alberta government’s cannabis wholesaler and online retailer is returning products from…

Temporary layoffs for 1,200 GM Oshawa workers as U.S. strike continues

OSHAWA, Ont. — About 1,200 General Motors employees at the company’s assembly…

Tim Hortons dropping Beyond Meat products from menus except in Ontario and B.C.

TORONTO — Apparently, Beyond Meat burgers don’t go that well with Tim…

Air Canada trails global peers in fee revenue, but Aeroplan poised to boost it

MONTREAL — All those checked bags, seating upgrades and onboard snacks you…

Couche-Tard wants to be a player in the sale of cannabis

LAVAL, Que. — Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. wants to be one of the…

NY lawmaker wants ban on plastic toiletry bottles in hotels

ALBANY, N.Y. — There’s a new push to ban those tiny plastic…

Canadian inflation decelerates to 1.9 per cent in August as gas prices weaken

OTTAWA — Canada’s annual inflation rate slowed slightly to 1.9 per cent…

Iran tells US retaliation looms if targeted for Saudi attack

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran has warned the U.S. it will retaliate “immediately”…

  • Sep 18, 2019

FedEx profit falls, company cites uncertainty over trade

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Profit at FedEx fell 11% in its fiscal first…

Former Canopy co-CEO Bruce Linton sees big opportunity in psychedelics

Canopy Growth Corp.’s co-founder and recently ousted co-chief executive has his eye…

Outspoken Imperial Oil CEO Rich Kruger stepping down later this year

CALGARY — One of the oilpatch’s most outspoken critics of Canadian federal…

You can pay your property taxes with Bitcoin in certain places (if you want to)

Residents in a handful of Canadian municipalities have a new, if risky,…

Report finds immigrant wage gap costing Canada $50 billion a year in GDP

The growing wage gap between immigrants and Canadian-born workers has hit a…

Canopy to hire new CEO by end of year: chairman

TORONTO — Canopy Growth Corp. expects to complete its search for a…

CannTrust says certain licences suspended by Health Canada over ‘non-compliance’

CannTrust Holdings Inc.’s licenses to produce and sell cannabis were suspended Tuesday…