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Canadian Tire buying 65-store Party City business for $174.4 million cash

TORONTO — Canadian Tire Corp. is diversifying its store offerings with the…

Canada’s Denis Shapovalov falls to Dominic Thiem in second round of Rogers Cup

MONTREAL — Denis Shapovalov wasn’t able to repeat his Montreal magic. The…

Samsung ditches headphone jack after jabs at jackless rivals

NEW YORK — Samsung executives have long poked fun at rivals for…

Digital token seller Kik Interactive fires back at SEC in U.S. court filing

THE CANADIAN PRESS KITCHENER, Ont. — Kik Interactive Inc. said Wednesday it…

Ontario woman files suit on behalf of Canadians affected by Capital One data breach

TORONTO — A prominent Ontario personal injury law firm has filed a…

Canadians benefit from independent ISPs competing with big internet networks: study

Smaller internet service providers play an important, positive role in Canada’s telecom…

Court clears path for SNC-Lavalin to close $3.25B sale of stake in Hwy. 407

MONTREAL — A judge has cleared SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. to proceed with…

Closing N.S. pulp mill would cost 2,700 jobs, decimate forestry industry: union

HALIFAX — A union-funded study is painting a bleak picture of a…

Perdue: U.S. farmers will regain markets lost in trade war

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue told nervous Midwestern farmers on Wednesday that…

S&P 500 plunges in worst loss of year as trade war escalates

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks plunged to their worst loss of the…

FedEx to end ground delivery business with Amazon

NEW YORK — FedEx says it will no longer make ground deliveries…

UK food industry looks to avoid shortages in no-deal Brexit

LONDON — The U.K. food industry is asking the government to set…

  • Aug 7, 2019

Finning Q2 profit up on strong sales across its regions and efficiencies in Canada

Surprising strength in western Canadian oilsands and construction markets along with rising…

Disney results miss as Fox studio business underwhelm

NEW YORK — Disney is feeling some pain from its biggest transformation…

Electric car sales climb in wake of new $5,000 federal rebate program

OTTAWA — Canada’s new rebate program to help make electric cars cheaper…

U.S. stocks claw back lost ground as China stabilizes currency

Stocks rose on Wall Street in afternoon trading Tuesday, placing the market…

Trump’s tariffs could blot out positive economic story

WASHINGTON — Just last week, solid economic numbers appeared to be helping…

Bausch Health reports better Q2 results, raises 2019 earnings forecast

LAVAL, Que. — Bausch Health Companies Inc. slightly missed earnings estimates in…

SNC-Lavalin shares fall to near 15-year low after warning from Caisse de depot

MONTREAL — Shares of SNC-Lavalin Inc. plummeted to the lowest level in…

Toronto stock market has worst day in six weeks after U.S. markets plunged Monday

TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index had its worst day in six…