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Trial begins in $10B investor lawsuit against Volkswagen

FRANKFURT — Trial proceedings have begun in the lawsuit brought against Volkswagen…

US says North Korean charged in Sony hack, WannaCry attack

WASHINGTON — A computer programmer accused of working at the behest of…

Transit delay: London’s Crossrail won’t open until fall 2019

LONDON — Crossrail, the new east-west London railway designed to bring relief…

Tim Hortons, franchisees in legal spat over ‘shattering’ coffee pots

Tim Hortons and a group of its franchisees are embroiled in another…

Freeland, Lighthizer reconvene in Washington as NAFTA talks reach critical stage

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Trade Representative says Canada has made no concessions…

Federal Court of Appeal quashes approval of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

VANCOUVER — The Federal Court of Appeal has quashed Ottawa’s approval of…

Campbell Soup plans to sell international, fresh units

Campbell Soup Co. plans to focus on its core snacks and soup…

Canada’s economy surges in second quarter on higher exports: StatCan

OTTAWA — A surge in exports of energy, aircraft and pharmaceutical products…

UK Brexit chief says October deadline for deal may slip

LONDON — The U.K. and the European Union may not meet their…

Threat to exclude Canada from U.S.-Mexico trade deal may not be legal: experts

OTTAWA — Donald Trump’s administration is giving Canada until Friday to sign…

Protruding metal prompts beer can recall

OTTAWA — A B.C.-based brewer is recalling two types of beer because…

‘Widespread’ seafood mislabelling at retailers, restaurants, study finds

When consumers buy butterfish or white tuna at a grocery store they…

Ontario judge rules in favour of Tesla in rebate program dispute

TORONTO — An Ontario court has ruled in favour of the Canadian…

Temporary road closure at 39 St. and Springbett Drive starts Monday

A road closure at 39 St. and Springbett Drive will affect Red…

Papa John’s tries to prevent founder from gaining control

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Papa John’s is attempting to ward off its controversial…

B.C. regulator fines $920 Kinder Morgan for Water Sustainability Act violations

VICTORIA — The B.C. Oil and Gas Commission says it has fined…

Owners looking to transform former Lotus Nightclub building

The facility could be used for a rehabilitation centre, says ownership group representative