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Stars Group doubles down with purchase of Sky Betting
April 21st, 2018. 1:47 PM

Canadian online-gambling company Stars Group Inc. says it is buying U.K.-based Sky Betting & Gaming in a deal worth $4.7 billion

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Fairfax bids $300 million for Toys R Us's Canada business
April 20th, 2018. 11:49 AM

Fairfax bids $300 million for Toys R Us's Canada's business; retailer designates bidder as "stalking horse"

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Canada considering investing in controversial pipeline
April 9th, 2018. 5:03 PM

Canada's natural resources minister says the federal government is considering investing in Kinder Morgan's controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project in an effort to get the project completed

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Expansion of Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline in doubt
April 8th, 2018. 9:07 PM

Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly triple the flow of oil from Canada's oil sands to the Pacific Coast is in doubt after the company's announced it is suspending all non-essential activities and spending on the project

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Trans Mountain pipeline expansion work suspended
April 8th, 2018. 7:47 PM

Kinder Morgan says it is suspending all non-essential activities and related spending on its controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project that would nearly triple the flow of oil from Canada's oil sands to the Pacific Coast.

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Facebook suspends Canadian firm amid data mining scandal
April 7th, 2018. 5:14 PM

Facebook says it has suspended a Canadian political consulting firm amid media reports it had ties to Cambridge Analytica, a British data mining firm accused of obtaining data from 87 million Facebook users to sway elections

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Ford recalls trucks, SUVs for transmission shifter problem
April 6th, 2018. 9:54 AM

Ford is recalling about 350,000 trucks and SUVs in the U.S., Canada and Mexico because they might be in a different gear than the one shown on the shift indicator.

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Propelled by China, overseas moviegoing surges
April 4th, 2018. 3:52 PM

Propelled by growth in China, global moviegoing reached a record high of $40.6 billion in 2017 despite a downturn in audiences at U.S. and Canada theaters

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Railway won't have to stand trial for Canada train disaster
April 3rd, 2018. 9:20 PM

Canadian officials say the bankrupt railway at the center of a 2013 train derailment that killed 47 people in Quebec will not have to stand trial for criminal negligence

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Canadian convicted in telemarketing scheme in California
March 30th, 2018. 9:25 PM

The owner of a Canadian telemarketing operation has been convicted of mail and wire fraud for orchestrating a scheme that prosecutors say defrauded at least 60,000 people of more than $18 million

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Barrick Gold founder Peter Munk dies in Toronto at age 90
March 28th, 2018. 7:19 PM

Peter Munk, a Canadian immigrant who founded Barrick Gold and turned it into the world's largest gold producer, has died. He was 90.

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Massachusetts ends deal with Northern Pass hydro project
March 28th, 2018. 4:41 PM

Massachusetts has dropped Northern Pass, the $1.6 billion project from Eversource that was set to deliver hydropower from Canada through a 192-mile transmission line in New Hampshire

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Trump pauses looming metal tariffs for close US allies
March 22nd, 2018. 11:22 PM

The European Union, Australia, Argentina, Brazil, South Korea, Canada and Mexico will get initial exemptions from looming steel and aluminum tariffs from the Trump administration

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The Latest: Sanders defends Trump's Canada trade talk
March 15th, 2018. 3:44 PM

President Donald Trump "didn't have to look at the specific figures" to claim the United States has a trade deficit with Canada

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Trump again wrongly says US has trade deficit with Canada
March 15th, 2018. 3:20 PM

President Donald Trump is sticking with his claim that the United States has a trade deficit with Canada

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Lyft, auto parts maker Magna partner on autonomous vehicles
March 14th, 2018. 5:37 PM

Ride-hailing company Lyft is joining with Canadian auto parts supplier Magna to develop self-driving vehicles

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Thousands march to protest Canada pipeline expansion project
March 10th, 2018. 6:54 PM

Thousands of demonstrators marched Saturday to speak out against a pipeline expansion project that would nearly triple the flow of oil from Canada's tar sands to the Pacific Coast

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The Latest: Indigenous leaders begin anti-pipeline march
March 10th, 2018. 1:53 PM

Thousands of demonstrators are marching Saturday morning to speak out against a pipeline expansion project that would nearly triple the flow of oil from Canada's tar sands to the Pacific coast

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Watchdog: Western tech used for hacking in Turkey, Syria
March 9th, 2018. 6:22 AM

Researchers say a Canadian company's hardware is being used to hack internet users along Turkey's border with Syria

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Watchdog: Western tech used for hacking in Turkey, Syria
March 9th, 2018. 12:26 AM

Researchers say a Canadian company's hardware is being used to hack internet users along Turkey's border with Syria

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