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Twitter finds 1,062 more accounts linked to Russian agency accused of meddling in U.S. election 20 January 2018, 1:02 am


Twitter said it’s emailing notifications to 677,775 people in the U.S. who followed one of these accounts or retweeted or liked a tweet from these accounts during the election period.

No infractions found at a Burger King accused of having foreign workers living in basement: Alberta Labour 19 January 2018, 10:14 pm


An earlier public health inspection found evidence of foreign workers sleeping in the restaurant. The provincial labour ministry says there was a site inspection and no occupational health and safety or employment standards issues were found.

Shoppers Drug Mart signs third cannabis supply deal 19 January 2018, 7:52 pm


The latest deal is with B.C.-based licensed marijuana producer Tilray Canada Ltd. to supply branded medical cannabis products and is conditional upon Health Canada’s approval of Shoppers’ application to dispense medical marijuana.

One size of EpiPen to treat life-threatening allergic reactions in short supply, distributor says 19 January 2018, 7:20 pm


Health Canada advises anyone having an anaphylactic reaction to use their expired product and immediately call 911. The shortage isn’t affecting EpiPen Jr.

What to expect from rising interest rates 19 January 2018, 6:12 pm


Is now the time to lock in your mortgage? Here’s what to look for when it comes to debt and saving.

Huffington Post, breaking from its citizen journalism roots, ends unpaid contributions 19 January 2018, 6:01 pm


The site is hoping to focus on quality reporting and minimize unvetted stories at a time when there is so much misinformation online.

TSX, Wall Street up despite oil price slump and possible U.S. government shutdown 19 January 2018, 5:20 pm


As for the Canadian dollar, it closed at an average trading value of 80.26 cents U.S., down 0.09 of a U.S. cent.

Apple Inc. analyst downgrades iPhone X estimates as sales shrink in saturated Chinese market 19 January 2018, 4:50 pm


Some customers seem to be opting for cheaper models of the iPhone and its competitors, according to financial services firm, Cowen & Co.

Canada’s manufacturing sales climbed to a record-high $55.5 billion in November, StatCan says 19 January 2018, 4:30 pm


Despite the increase in sales, a senior economist warns that NAFTA uncertainty continues to hang over the outlook and ‘the path forward remains somewhat unclear.’

Canada's new corporate behaviour office is just a start 19 January 2018, 3:00 pm


Creating a new ‘responsible enterprise’ office was only a first step in conveying Canada’s core values on the world stage, writes Jennifer Wells.

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