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Eco search engine sees surge in downloads as Amazon burns

NEW YORK — Can you save the rainforest from your desk? A…

Pinterest to direct vaccine-related searches to health orgs

NEW YORK — Pinterest said it will try to combat misinformation about…

Unions target Cathay Pacific airline in Hong Kong protest

HONG KONG — Trade union members in Hong Kong rallied Wednesday against…

McDonald’s offering harassment training to all U.S. workers

McDonald’s is introducing a new training program for its U.S. employees after…

Apple apologizes for use of contractors to eavesdrop on Siri

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple is apologizing for allowing outsiders to listen to…

FBI searches Detroit-area home of UAW president

DETROIT — Federal agents on Wednesday searched the suburban Detroit home of…

Case of defunct QuadrigaCX cryptocurrency exchange could shift to Toronto court

HALIFAX — The accounting firm investigating the multimillion-dollar implosion of the QuadrigaCX…

National Bank rides strong Quebec economy to higher third-quarter profit

MONTREAL — National Bank of Canada beat expectations in its third quarter…

Hudson’s Bay Co. signs deal to sell Lord and Taylor banner to Le Tote

Canada’s oldest retailer is selling one of its banners to a clothing…

Hudson’s Bay Co. signs deal to sell Lord and Taylor banner to Le Tote

TORONTO — Hudson’s Bay Co. announced a deal Wednesday to sell its…

Edmunds: Labor Day sales less impressive than years past

In the car business, Labor Day is more than just the end…

Agriculture could add $11B a year to Canada’s GDP by 2030, report finds

Canada’s agriculture industry could generate an additional $11 billion for the country’s…

Air Canada purchase of Transat to undergo assessment until May, says minister

OTTAWA — Air Canada’s shareholder-approved deal to buy Transat A.T. will undergo…

RBC and TD seeking settlements over currency traders sharing confidential info

TORONTO — Canada’s two largest banks are seeking to settle allegations that…

Scotiabank’s third-quarter earnings beat estimates while BMO falls short

TORONTO — The Bank of Nova Scotia’s footprint in Latin America fuelled…

Approval received for $500M, 400-MW southern Alberta solar power project

CALGARY — Provincial regulators have approved a $500-million solar power project in…

Mexico declares renegotiated gas pipeline contracts will save billions

Mexico’s president says his government has reached a deal with private natural…

Toys “R” Us Canada unveils plans to open two smaller stores next year

Toys “R” Us Canada plans to open two new stores next year…

Women with PhDs reach pay equity with men, but big gaps remain for other grads

The wage gap has closed between women and men with newly earned…

Oil producer complaints won’t alter Mainline pipeline open season plan: Enbridge

CALGARY — A senior executive with Enbridge Inc. says the company won’t…