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Canadian autoworkers reach tentative deal with Fiat Chrysler

Unifor reaches tentative contract with Fiat Chrysler that includes new paint shop for Brampton and wage increases.        
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Edward Lampert was a Wall Street wunderkind. And department stores still had promise. What a difference a decade makes.
At a press conference on Capitol Hill on Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) answered questions about the Republican party’s plan to repeal and replace Obamacare after his bill’s humiliating defe
North Carolina’s Senate and House on Thursday approved a bill to retool a law banning transgender people from using restrooms in accordance with their gender identities, hoping to bring back com
It is the industry’s highest sales figure since 2009 and its best percentage gain since 1998.
Dividends or distributions were declared or updated on the following listed issues on the Toronto Stock Exchange on March 30. BCE Inc. 1st Pr Series 'ao' (TSX:BCE.PR.O): $0.284375. Payable Mar 31. Re
Large firms think that an exodus from Britain will be less than expected, and that London will retain its financial hub status.
CALGARY - Cenovus Energy (TSX:CVE) made a splash in the oil patch Wednesday with a $17.7-billion deal to buy a big chunk of U.S.-based ConocoPhillips's oilsands assets, doubling the size of the Calgar
Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it.
Members of the political, academic, and intelligence communities want the Trump government to know that fortifying our national cybersecurity could help save billions (not to mention lives).
EDMONTON - Alberta's oilsands could be heading for a showdown over toxic tailings ponds following an independent assessment that found cleanup plans of six major producers don't meet new rules. The
Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich on Thursday read Jubilee's government's last budget in first-term with mixed bag of goodies.
Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich on Thursday read Jubilee's government's last budget in first-term with mixed bag of goodies.
Israel Aerospace Industries will supply targeting and surveillance pods to an unnamed Asian nation for about $200 million, the company announced this week.
Two White House officials were involved with the hand over of intelligence information to House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), according to a bombshell report in the New York
The hosts of “The View” on Thursday were unimpressed with news that Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka, will accept an official role in her father’s White House, with co-host Sunny Hostin charging “pure
WASHINGTON - The Senate on Thursday advanced President Donald Trump's nominees to lead the labour and agriculture departments and moved the new administration closer to filling the final pair of empty
<blockquote class=”repubhubembed”><p class=”rhexcerpt”>President Donald Trump granted the U.S. military more flexibility in conducting operations in Somalia on
The U.S. software giant is launching a new lab in Munich — following openings in Redmond and Shenzhen, China — for customers investing in the so-called Internet of Things (IoT), the idea that everyth
NEW YORK (AP) — Cable television’s Spike network will be transformed into the Paramount network early next year, introducing new series with stars to include Alicia Silverstone and Michael Shan
A new series from the people behind “This American Life” surpasses their earlier hit in a number of ways.
White House threats against cities are putting America's economic engine in danger.
Those in the West who believe that deterioration of Russia-Ukraine relations may be beneficial to anyone are wrong, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. “Some in the United States and some oth
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks pared gains in early afternoon trading on Thursday as investors sought fresh triggers in the run up to the first-quarter earnings.
U.S. officials are preparing a review of China’s “market-economy status” under the World Trade Organization ahead of a high-stakes meeting between President Xi Jinping and President Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Thursday advanced President Donald Trump’s nominees to lead the labor and agriculture departments and moved the new administration closer to filling the final pa
Russia tried to hijack the US democratic process, says a senator investigating alleged interference in the US election. Read more here.  The post BBC: US senator says Russia ‘tried to hijack US
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal officials have decided to keep in place many of the corrective measures they ordered in December after a pipeline spilled about 530,000 gallons of oil in western North D
Lawrence Mafuru, the person appointed by Tanzanian authorities as statutory manager at FBME Bank and is considered uncooperative in Cyprus, blamed the Central Bank of Cyprus for the delay in refundin
Says consumer interest is a must for good regulation and can't be replaced with revenue maximisation
KPMG revealed the results of a study that they have completed where they looked into the socio-economic impact of the Koeberg nuclear power station from 2012 to 2025.
Ford to boost connected car research after hiring BlackBerry engineers and will invest $600 million in Windsor plants.        
(Reuters) - When Viacom Inc’s Spike TV rebrands as the Paramount Network in early 2018, the struggling media company hopes to position itself as a challenger to top-rated U.S. cable networks like Comc
Northrop Grumman has been contracted by the U.S. Navy to upgrade navigation systems for E-2C Hawkeye aircraft operated by the government of France.
Lawmakers heading the Senate intelligence committee focused squarely on Russia as they opened a hearing March 30 on attempts at undermining the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Read more here.  The po

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Pence casts tie-breaking vote to advance bill that would let states withhold federal funds from Planned Parenthood

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