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Latest news from Canada.com - Business feed

  1. Regulators weigh sale of last thoroughbred horse track

    03.30 / 05:16 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    BOSTON - Massachusetts gambling regulators are considering the proposed sale of New England's last remaining thoroughbred horse racing…
  2. US fishing magnate dubbed 'The Codfather' set to change plea

    03.30 / 05:16 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW BEDFORD, Mass. - A leading U.S. fishing magnate known as "The Codfather" is scheduled to plead guilty to federal charges of evading fishing quotas and smuggling money to…
  3. Haier boss looks far beyond appliances

    03.30 / 05:16 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    QINGDAO, China - After Haier Group bought the General Electric Co. appliance unit last year, the Chinese company's chairman says he gave its American managers unusual orders: Ignore…
  4. More than two dozen people sickened by E. coli linked to recalled flour

    03.30 / 01:35 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    OTTAWA - The Public Health Agency of Canada says it's investigating an outbreak of E. coli related to a batch of Robin Hood all-purpose flour that's now the subject of a…
  5. Man wounded in Vermont marketplace stabbing, dies

    03.30 / 01:35 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    BURLINGTON, Vt. - A man who was stabbed near a busy outdoor pedestrian shopping and dining plaza popular with locals and tourists in downtown Burlington, Vermont, has…
  6. New head of Energy Efficiency Alberta promises agency will have real impact

    03.30 / 00:25 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    EDMONTON - The newly appointed head of Alberta's first energy efficiency agency says it has enough resources to make a big…
  7. B.C. envoy says the window is open slightly for softwood lumber deal with U.S.

    03.30 / 00:25 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    VICTORIA - British Columbia's softwood lumber envoy says there's a slight opportunity to negotiate a new agreement between Canada and the United States, but if a deal can't be reached by the summer or fall it could mean a lengthy…
  8. Dave & Buster's declines while Vertex Pharmaceuticals jumps

    03.29 / 23:09 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily…
  9. Cenovus buying most of ConocoPhillips's Canadian assets

    03.29 / 23:09 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    CALGARY - Cenovus Energy announced Wednesday it will pay $17.7 billion Canadian (US$ 13.2 billion) for most of ConocoPhillips' Canadian…
  10. Governor cuts servers' tips in half to fight for tip credit

    03.29 / 21:57 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine Gov. Paul LePage says he slashes tips for restaurant servers and tells them to call their legislators in an effort to persuade lawmakers to restore the tip…
  11. Lululemon misses 4Q profit forecasts

    03.29 / 21:57 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    VANCOUVER - VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) _ Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $136.1…
  12. Lululemon's shares drop after weak outlook

    03.29 / 21:57 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Shares of Lululemon Athletica Inc. fell about 18 per cent Wednesday after the athletic-inspired sportswear company delivered a weak outlook for the current…
  13. TSX climbs for 6th session with help from oil, loonie up quarter of a U.S. cent

    03.29 / 21:57 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    TORONTO - Oil prices rose for a second day in a row Wednesday, helping Canada's main stock market finish higher amid the political and economic uncertainty of Britain officially filing to leave the European…
  14. Cenovus Energy buying most of ConocoPhillips's Canadian assets for $17.7B

    03.29 / 21:57 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    CALGARY - Cenovus Energy (TSX:CVE) announced Wednesday it will spend $17.7 billion to acquire most of the Canadian assets of ConocoPhillips, making the Houston-based company the latest international player to reduce its exposure to the…
  15. Canadian coal production hit three-decade low last year as demand wanes

    03.29 / 20:42 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    CALGARY - The National Energy Board says Canadian coal production dropped to a three-decade low last year as demand…
  16. Hawaii visitor spending, traveller numbers up in February

    03.29 / 20:42 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    HONOLULU, Hawaii - The Hawaii Tourism Authority says average daily spending by visitors jumped 11.5 per cent last month compared to the year…
  17. Human rights on the table in any China free trade deal, says McCallum

    03.29 / 20:42 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    OTTAWA - John McCallum, Canada's newly arrived ambassador to China, says human rights and labour standards will form part of any potential free trade agreement between the two…
  18. Agency settles case over ex-player's videogame company deal

    03.29 / 19:26 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Rhode Island's economic development agency says it has settled a lawsuit brought against it by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over the state's failed $75 million deal with former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's videogame…
  19. Unpaid bills put trial of Texas attorney general in limbo

    03.29 / 19:26 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    AUSTIN, Texas - Special prosecutors appointed to put Texas' attorney general on trial are threatening to quit if they don't get…
  20. Poll: Americans dislike GOP's, Trump's plan on health care

    03.29 / 19:26 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    WASHINGTON - Note to President Donald Trump and House Republicans: People really don't like your approach to overhauling America's health care. If you're hoping to revive the effort, you may want to try something…