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Latest news from Canada.com - Business feed

  1. U.S. signals Trump's Buy American agenda non-negotiable in NAFTA talks

    08.19 / 18:27 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    OTTAWA — The U.S. appears to be signalling that President Donald Trump's vow to aggressively promote a "buy American, hire American" agenda is not open to discussion during negotiations on a new North American Free Trade…
  2. California lawmakers to tackle housing crisis, immigration

    08.19 / 16:27 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers return Monday from a monthlong break with a busy agenda that includes tackling the state's housing crisis and deciding whether to make California a statewide sanctuary for people living illegally in the…
  3. Report of Ukraine witness to DNC hacking stirs confusion

    08.19 / 16:07 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    PARIS — A report that a co-operating witness has emerged out of Ukraine to help the FBI's inquiry into the 2016 hacking of the Democratic National Committee is drawing confusion and denials in…
  4. Broadway ticket-buying now easier for fans, not re-sellers

    08.19 / 15:26 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK — For longtime Bruce Springsteen fan Debbie Elster, there's never been any doubt the competition to get tickets for his upcoming Broadway shows is going to be…
  5. B.C. premier and jobs minister sued by fired LNG advocate claiming $5 million

    08.19 / 01:10 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    VANCOUVER — British Columbia's fired liquefied natural gas advocate is suing Premier John Horgan, the province's jobs minister and a New Democrat MP in a lawsuit claiming $5 million in…
  6. Most actively traded companies on the TSX

    08.18 / 23:13 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock…
  7. Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

    08.18 / 23:13 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is losing another informal adviser: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who gave the White House guidance on its deregulation…
  8. Foot Locker and Deere slide while Estee Lauder jumps

    08.18 / 21:31 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on…
  9. How major US stock market indexes fared Friday

    08.18 / 21:31 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    U.S. stocks slumped in the final minutes of trading Friday and ended a rough week with more losses. Bad news from sporting goods retailers weighed on the…
  10. US rig count decreases by 3 this week to 946

    08.18 / 21:11 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    HOUSTON — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by three this week to…
  11. Eclipse mania sends Americans scurrying to find safe glasses

    08.18 / 21:11 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    SALT LAKE CITY — Eclipse mania is building and so is demand for the glasses that make it safe to view the first total solar eclipse to cross the U.S. in 99…
  12. CPPIB part of group buying US power producer Calpine Corp. for US$5.6B

    08.18 / 20:29 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    TORONTO — The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is part of a group of investors buying U.S. power producer Calpine Corp. for US$5.6…
  13. Cities seek creative ways to prevent car or van attacks

    08.18 / 20:29 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    PARIS — From Barcelona to Times Square and beyond, extremists have used vehicles as deadly weapons with alarming frequency in recent years, whether to promote jihad, get attention or express…
  14. Taylor Swift left 'a blank space, baby' on social media

    08.18 / 20:29 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK — Taylor Swift had a "blank space, baby" across social media Friday — and Swifties went…
  15. Recalls this week: baby rattles, boots, batteries

    08.18 / 20:08 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    Baby rattles that pose a choking hazard to children are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include boots and batteries in refurbished…
  16. Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

    08.18 / 20:08 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK — Changes announced in corporate dividends Aug. 14-Aug.…
  17. Brazil to ask for WTO panel to settle dispute over Bombardier subsidies

    08.18 / 19:01 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    MONTREAL — Brazil says it will ask the World Trade Organization to establish a dispute settlement panel after consultations with Canada failed to resolve its complaint about government subsidies to aircraft manufacturer…
  18. Hollywood's hacking pains are bigger than movie leaks

    08.18 / 18:40 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK — Piracy is a long-running and even routine issue for Hollywood, whether it's street vendors hawking bootleg DVDs on street corners or video uploaded to file-sharing sites like Pirate Bay. Now cybercriminals are also putting embarrassing chatter and other company secrets at…
  19. Sports retailers get routed

    08.18 / 17:36 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK — Sporting goods retailers can't shake their losing…
  20. 11 US states added jobs in July

    08.18 / 17:13 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    WASHINGTON — Hiring increased in 11 U.S. states in July, while the unemployment rate tumbled to record lows in two…