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Judge overturns $417M award against Johnson & Johnson in ovarian cancer case

14 hours 32 min ago

A judge in Los Angeles has tossed out a $417-million US jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene.

Long-term future of Bombardier's other commercial aircraft unclear, analysts say

14 hours 44 min ago

Bombardier's strategic C Series partnership with Airbus should put it on stronger financial footing but it remains unclear what fate awaits its other commercial aircraft.

Breaking down the boot boom: Why are Blundstones so popular?

21 hours 1 min ago

Blundstone boots have exploded in popularity across the country in the past five years, but just how popular are they, and why?

So, who in Canada actually applied to be Amazon's next HQ2?

21 hours 31 min ago

Amazon's announcement earlier this year that it is on the hunt for a second headquarters set off a flurry of interest from cities across the continent, eager to be the online giant's next home away from home. With the deadline to apply now passed, what Canadian cities followed through and threw their hats into the ring?

Nature's Mix removes cancer claim from granola label after Marketplace investigation into 'superfoods'

21 hours 31 min ago

Nature's Mix, a company that makes granola with quinoa that it markets as a "superfood" and that included a nutrition label that claimed quinoa "prevents cancer" has removed the claim after a Marketplace investigation.

Hudson's Bay CEO Jerry Storch leaving company

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 13:57

Jerry Storch is stepping down as chief executive of Hudson's Bay Co. effective Nov. 1, the retailer announced after the close of stock markets on Friday.

Japan's Kobe Steel says violated statutory standards, losing customers

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 11:15

Kobe Steel Ltd. sank deeper into crisis on Friday as the embattled company said it had lost some customers to competitors because of widespread data falsification that had extended to its mainstream steel sheet business.

Holden the line: End of an era as the last big Australian car factory closes up shop

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 10:47

The last mass-produced car designed and built in Australia rolled off General Motors Co.'s production line in the industrial city of Adelaide on Friday as the nation reluctantly bid farewell to its auto manufacturing industry.

France faces butter shortage amid global demand for pastries

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 10:08

French pastries and butter have become so popular abroad that the increased demand led to a mini-shortage of the dairy product in French supermarkets.

Airbus CEO expects to sell 'thousands' of CSeries aircraft

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:49

The head of Airbus told a Montreal business audience on Friday that he believes the company will sell thousands of Bombardier's CSeries aircraft.

Brexit talks at impasse: 'We have not gone even halfway down the road'

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:19

Leaders of Britain and the 27 other European Union members agreed Friday that much remains to be done in Brexit talks amid deep divisions about the terms of their breakup, particularly on how much London should pay in the divorce.

Inflation rate rose to 1.6% in September, led by gasoline price hikes

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 06:01

Canada's annual inflation rate rose to 1.6 per cent in September, up from 1.4 per cent the previous month, as the costs of transportation and shelter went up.

How super are those pricey 'superfoods'? Marketplace puts 3 of them to the test

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 02:00

Coconut water, quinoa and chia seeds are often marketed as "superfoods," and looking at recent sales, it seems the public is buying in. Marketplace pits them against alternatives that don’t come with super prices to see which foods pack the best nutritional punch.

NAFTA's demise just one potential trigger for a market crash: Don Pittis

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 02:00

The failure of NAFTA would be just one possible nudge toward a market tumble as experts seek parallels to the crashes of 1929 and 1987.

Sears Canada debacle one more reason to avoid extended warranties

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 02:00

The Sears Canada liquidation, while extreme, is yet more evidence that extended warranties are generally a waste of money for consumers — though they are hugely profitable for retailers.

'Nobody was happy': Alberta coal town Grande Cache struggles with mine closure

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 02:00

The Rocky Mounty coal community of Grande Cache is struggling through unusually tough times as businesses, professionals and residents pack up and leave.

Postmedia sees Q4 profit on sale of Informart unit

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:51

Postmedia Network Inc. reported a $40.3-million profit in its latest quarter, boosted by the sale of its Infomart business.

Rogers Communications sees 'anemic' iPhone 8 demand

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 09:08

The CEO of Rogers Communications says he is seeing little demand for Apple's iPhone 8, adding to concerns about prospects for sales of the device.

Nissan to suspend domestic production of cars for Japan market

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 07:34

Nissan Motor Co. is suspending domestic production of vehicles for the Japanese market for at least two weeks to address misconduct in its inspection procedures that led to a major recall, it said on Thursday.

Cenovus selling Palliser assets in Alberta to Torxen for $1.3B

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 07:21

Cenovus Energy Inc. says it has agreed to sell its Palliser crude oil and natural gas assets in southeastern Alberta to Torxen Energy and Schlumberger for $1.3 billion.


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