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CSA to review climate change disclosures

TORONTO — The regulators of Canada’s stock markets are taking a fresh…

The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on nonstop U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and some other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday

Most electronics being banned on certain U.S.-bound flights

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on nonstop U.S.-bound…

The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on nonstop U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and some other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday

Wi-Fi on wheels: Google helps students get online

Wi-Fi on wheels: Google helps students get online ST. STEPHEN, S.C. —…

Canadian natural gas producers face more pain

CALGARY — The Conference Board of Canada says natural gas producers are…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, March 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Trudeau gov’t set to table modest budget amid U.S. uncertainty

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government will chart the next segment of its…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, March 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Wealth Watch: When interest rates begin to rise

Wealth Watch: When interest rates begin to rise

Derek, how should I invest if interest rates start to rise? The…

Wealth Watch: When interest rates begin to rise

Canadian household debt hits another record in Q4

OTTAWA — The amount Canadians owe compared with how much they earn…

Agency launches review of business practices at banks

Agency launches review of business practices at banks

TORONTO — Canada’s financial consumer watchdog is launching a review of business…

Agency launches review of business practices at banks

Supply line leak led to fire at Alberta oilsands facility, Syncrude says

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — A fire that broke out at a Syncrude…

Empire can win back Safeway customers, says CEO

TORONTO — Supermarket owner Empire Co. Ltd. has a lot of work…

Large living Canadian charged with three Russians in massive Yahoo hack

TORONTO — A Canadian man of Kazakh origins who appeared to live…

Excluding Mexico would hurt the Canadian economy: consul

Excluding Mexico would hurt the Canadian economy: consul

AUSTIN, United States — Canadians shouldn’t be naive enough to believe any…

Excluding Mexico would hurt the Canadian economy: consul
President Donald Trump tours the American Center of Mobility, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. From left are, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, GM CEO Mary Barra, and Trump. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)                                President Donald Trump tours the American Center of Mobility, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. From left are, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, GM CEO Mary Barra, and Trump. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump announces challenge to Obama-era fuel standards

YPSILANTI, Mich. — President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that the administration will…

President Donald Trump tours the American Center of Mobility, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. From left are, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, GM CEO Mary Barra, and Trump. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)                                President Donald Trump tours the American Center of Mobility, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. From left are, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, GM CEO Mary Barra, and Trump. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Hot Toronto market pushes home sales up last month

OTTAWA — The searing real estate market in Toronto and the surrounding…

United States Trade Representative-nominee Robert Lighthizer, left, with former Sen Bob Dole, R-Kan., looks at his documents during his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. President Donald Trump’s pick to represent the country in trade negotiations says the U.S. should have an “America first trade policy.” (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

US Congress urges get-tough approach with Canada in hearing for Trump trade pick

WASHINGTON — In a possible preview of upcoming NAFTA negotiations, U.S. lawmakers…

United States Trade Representative-nominee Robert Lighthizer, left, with former Sen Bob Dole, R-Kan., looks at his documents during his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. President Donald Trump’s pick to represent the country in trade negotiations says the U.S. should have an “America first trade policy.” (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

SkipTheDishes offers to reschedule interview nixed after pay inquiry

WINNIPEG — SkipTheDishes is apologizing to a woman and offering to reschedule…

File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                A worker walks across logs on the Fraser River at the Delta Cedar Sawmill in Delta, B.C., earlier this year. Canada’s lumber industry is in a stronger position to weather a U.S. trade battle than it was during the last major clash a decade ago, but Quebec and Ontario would be vulnerable to duties, industry observers say.

Ontario, Quebec more vulnerable to softwood duties this time: industry observers

MONTREAL — Canada’s lumber industry is in a stronger position to weather…

File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                A worker walks across logs on the Fraser River at the Delta Cedar Sawmill in Delta, B.C., earlier this year. Canada’s lumber industry is in a stronger position to weather a U.S. trade battle than it was during the last major clash a decade ago, but Quebec and Ontario would be vulnerable to duties, industry observers say.

Shares in Valeant Pharmaceuticals fall after Pershing Square sells off all stock

Shares in Valeant Pharmaceuticals fall after Pershing Square sells off all stock…

Home prices post record February increase: Teranet-National Bank index

Home prices post record February increase: Teranet-National Bank index

TORONTO — Canadian home prices posted a record jump for the month…

Home prices post record February increase: Teranet-National Bank index