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CUPW files unfair labour practices complaint with OLRB against Uber

CUPW files unfair labour practices complaint with OLRB against Uber

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) is taking its criticism of Uber Technologies Inc.
Billionaire and philanthropist Michael DeGroote dies at 89

Billionaire and philanthropist Michael DeGroote dies at 89

Billionaire, entrepreneur and philanthropist Michael DeGroote died earlier this week, almost a month after his 89th birthday. DeGroote was well known for his contributions to Hamilton, Ont.
Pentwater Capital Management increases stake in Turquoise Hill Resources

Pentwater Capital Management increases stake in Turquoise Hill Resources

TORONTO — Pentwater Capital Management LP says it has increased its stake in Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. to 13.77 per cent.
CMHC reports annual rate of housing starts in August down from July

CMHC reports annual rate of housing starts in August down from July

OTTAWA — Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in August slowed compared with July.
After climate bill passage, WVa natural gas plant unveiled

After climate bill passage, WVa natural gas plant unveiled

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Maryland company announced Friday it will build a natural gas power plant designed to capture climate-changing carbon in northern West Virginia.
Statistics Canada says wholesale sales down 0.6 per cent at $80.2B in July

Statistics Canada says wholesale sales down 0.6 per cent at $80.2B in July

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says wholesale sales fell 0.6 per cent in July to $80.2 billion, led by a drop in the personal and household goods subsector.
Agnico Eagle signs deal to partner with Teck on mine in Mexico

Agnico Eagle signs deal to partner with Teck on mine in Mexico

VANCOUVER — Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. has signed a deal with Teck Resources Ltd. to take a 50 per cent stake in a copper-zinc project in Mexico for US$580 million.
Germany takes control of 3 Russian-owned oil refineries

Germany takes control of 3 Russian-owned oil refineries

BERLIN (AP) — Germany is taking control of three Russian-owned refineries in the country to ensure energy security before an embargo on oil from Russia takes effect next year, officials said Friday.
Kanye West and Gap splitting up after 2 years

Kanye West and Gap splitting up after 2 years

NEW YORK (AP) — Kanye West is breaking up with the Gap.
Ukrainian president: Mass grave found near recaptured city

Ukrainian president: Mass grave found near recaptured city

IZIUM, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian authorities found a mass burial site near a recaptured northeastern city previously occupied by Russian forces, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy announced Thursday night.