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Independent ISP says Yale report would give big networks too much influence

Independent ISP says Yale report would give big networks too much influence

TORONTO — One of the country's independent internet service providers says Canadian consumers will lose out if the Trudeau government enshrines "market forces" as the main way to stimulate competition.
North American stock markets bounce back, oil moves into bear market

North American stock markets bounce back, oil moves into bear market

TORONTO — North American stock markets rebounded from last week's selloff even though fear of weaker Chinese economic demand pushed crude oil into bear market territory.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (17,379.76, up 61.27 points.) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up seven cents, or 5.69 per cent, to $1.30 on 9.2 million shares.
UK and EU clash over trade with 11 months to make a deal

UK and EU clash over trade with 11 months to make a deal

LONDON — Britain and the European Union set out clashing opening gambits Monday on striking a post-Brexit trade deal, making it clear that each side is willing to walk away without an agreement rather than compromise on key issues. U.K.
Mining firm Teck Resources sets target to be 'carbon neutral' by 2050

Mining firm Teck Resources sets target to be 'carbon neutral' by 2050

The Vancouver-based mining company proposing to build the massive Frontier oilsands mine in northeastern Alberta has set a target to be "carbon neutral" by 2050. Teck Resources Ltd.
The best and worst of Super Bowl ads

The best and worst of Super Bowl ads

NEW YORK — Boston accents got poked. “Groundhog Day” got – surprise – resurrected, complete with Bill Murray. Google pulled out tears, and Cheetos and Doritos danced. All to the tune of $5.
Toronto-bound Air Canada plane to make emergency landing at Madrid airport

Toronto-bound Air Canada plane to make emergency landing at Madrid airport

A Toronto-bound Air Canada plane is preparing to make an emergency landing at Madrid's international airport due to an engine problem and reported tire rupture, the airline says.
BlackBerry says TCL Communication will stop selling BlackBerry-branded devices

BlackBerry says TCL Communication will stop selling BlackBerry-branded devices

TORONTO — BlackBerry Mobile says TCL Communication will no longer be making or selling BlackBerry-branded mobile devices.
Cineplex Inc. says no superior offer made during 'go-shop' period

Cineplex Inc. says no superior offer made during 'go-shop' period

TORONTO — Cineworld Group's friendly deal to acquire Cineplex Inc. has cleared another hurdle, with a "go-shop" period ending without a superior offer being made for the Canadian movie theatre company.

US construction spending dips 0.2% in December

WASHINGTON — Spending on U.S. construction projects edged down a slight 0.2% in December, closing out a year when total construction registered its first annual decline in eight years.