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Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve policymakers last month noted greater threats to the U.S.
Emerald Health's Montreal-area pot production facility to create 140 jobs

Emerald Health's Montreal-area pot production facility to create 140 jobs

SAINT-EUSTACHE, Que. — Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc. says its expanded cannabis production facility is poised to create 140 jobs in the off-island Montreal suburb of Saint-Eustache. The B.C.
U.S. franchisee files suit against Tim Hortons, alleging price gouging

U.S. franchisee files suit against Tim Hortons, alleging price gouging

Weeks after achieving a breakthrough in two class-action lawsuits with restive Canadian franchisees, Tim Hortons and its parent company are facing a fresh legal fight with a Minnesota-based franchisee over accusations of price-gouging and misleading
Report calls proposed air passenger rules 'inhumane' as consultations wrap up

Report calls proposed air passenger rules 'inhumane' as consultations wrap up

Proposed rules around air passenger rights are "inhumane" and will deprive travellers of proper compensation, a new report states.
Major North American indices rise after Fed releases meeting notes

Major North American indices rise after Fed releases meeting notes

Major North American indices advanced Wednesday on the affirmation that policy-makers would take a patient approach to future interest rate hikes.
CRTC chair: Inquiry into telecom sales practices wasn't about 'naming and shaming'

CRTC chair: Inquiry into telecom sales practices wasn't about 'naming and shaming'

The Canadian Television-radio and Telecommunications Commission confirmed Wednesday what has been widely alleged for years — the industry uses unacceptable sales practices that mislead consumers and harms the public interest.

Commodities giant Glencore to cap coal output over climate

BERLIN — Commodities giant Glencore said Wednesday it will cap how much coal it mines amid shareholder pressure for it to help reduce global emissions of greenhouse gases.
Bausch Health walks tightrope between debt and acquisitions in 2019 forecast

Bausch Health walks tightrope between debt and acquisitions in 2019 forecast

MONTREAL — Bausch Health Companies Inc.'s management is striving to find a balance between debt reduction and "bolt-on" acquisitions as it emerges from the shadow of numerous lawsuits.
Samsung folding phone is different - but also almost $2,000

Samsung folding phone is different - but also almost $2,000

SAN FRANCISCO — Samsung unveiled a highly anticipated smartphone with a foldable screen in an attempt to break the innovation funk that has beset the smartphone market.
UK's May, EU chief call latest Brexit talks 'constructive'

UK's May, EU chief call latest Brexit talks 'constructive'

BRUSSELS — After the resignations of three of her party's lawmakers over Brexit, British Prime Minister Theresa May came away from more talks on preventing the U.K.
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