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Aimia not shutting door on Air Canada

Sunday  11:05,   05 august 2018
msn

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Chipotle Is Facing a Mysterious New Outbreak

Saturday  15:00,   04 august 2018
time

Nearly 700 people have contacted the health department after reports of an outbreak of food-borne illness at a Chipotle outside Columbus, Ohio. Nearly 700 people have contacted the health department after reports of an outbreak of[...]

The grain commission has an extra $130M. But a refund to farmers would be illegal

Saturday  14:59,   04 august 2018
cbc.ca

The Canadian Grain Commission has a $130 million surplus, gained from 2012 to 2017, and plans to invest it in the industry. But farmers across the country say they've been overcharged and won't see a penny of the surplus. That's because, in[...]

Opinions | Vacation seems like it frees us from work. That's what work wants us to think.

Friday  20:35,   03 august 2018
washingtonpost

Perhaps it’s time we started thinking of work as an intrusion on the time we call our own.Load[...]

Toronto area home sales, average prices, climb higher in contrast to Vancouver drop

Friday  19:31,   03 august 2018
cbc.ca

Residential home sales in the Greater Toronto Area rose 18.6 per cent in July compared with the same month last year, the Toronto Real Estate Board said Friday. The average selling price of the 6,961 homes that changed hands during the month rose[...]

Air Canada (TSX:AC) Beats Out WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA) in Q2: Why You Should Avoid Both

Friday  18:46,   03 august 2018
fool

Air Canada (TSX:AC) and WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA) stock went in different directions after an earnings release, but broader headwinds for the airline industry remain.Load[...]

Canada's exports of goods to U.S. hit record in June

Friday  18:37,   03 august 2018
cbc.ca

Higher shipments of passenger cars and lights trucks south of the border helped drive up Canadian exports to the United States by 2.5 per cent in June to a record $37.1 billion, Statistics Canada reported Friday. The federal agency said imports[...]

Aimia, Porter Airlines form new Aeroplan partnership for post-Air Canada era

Friday  15:26,   03 august 2018
cbc.ca

Aimia, Porter Airlines form new Aeroplan partnership for post-Air Canada era The announcement follows Aimia's rejection of a bid for Aeroplan from an Air Canada-led group that includes the key Aeroplan credit card partners Toronto-Dominion Bank,[...]

Global stocks mostly higher ahead of U.S. jobs report

Friday  14:45,   03 august 2018
msn

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This High School Teacher Quit His Job to Deliver Groceries. Now He's Making $100,000 a Year

Friday  06:46,   03 august 2018
time

For the past two decades, Ed Hennessey has spent his days teaching high school and his nights picking up shifts at Blockbuster, Steak ‘n Shake and Target — “you name it, I’ve done it,” he jokes. But as of this summer, Hennessey is retired[...]

Oil edges lower as supply concerns return

Friday  06:46,   03 august 2018
reuters

Oil prices edged lower on Friday after strong gains the previous day, easing on persistent supply concerns as Russia increased production in July and Saudi Arabia cut the price of crude for its Asian customers. Brent crude futures (LCOc1) were[...]

This Adorable Retired Couple Makes $75,000 a Year as Airbnb Superhosts — and They Give It Away to Charity

Friday  06:45,   03 august 2018
time

Many older adults are joining the sharing economy for extra income. But for James and In Ja Yates, sharing is more than just a gig — it’s their whole way of life. The L.A. couple, ages 80 and 79, respectively, share two units of their sprawling,[...]

China says US tariff threat runs against trend of the times

Friday  06:45,   03 august 2018
msn

BEIJING - China's foreign minister said Thursday that U.S. threats to hike tariffs run against the trend toward globalization and will hurt U.S. businesses and consumers. "Well, I should point out that nowadays we live in a globalized world,"[...]

Here’s what you’ll need to get hired at a Calgary cannabis store

Friday  01:45,   03 august 2018
thestar

Here’s what you’ll need to get hired at a Calgary cannabis storeCALGARY—Before any cannabis store in Calgary opens its doors for business, it’ll need staff — perhaps[...]

Vancouver Housing ‘In The Dumps’ As Sales Hit 18-Year Low

Thursday  21:01,   02 august 2018
huffingtonpost.ca

The last time Vancouver's housing market was this weak, Bill Clinton was in the White House and the Baha Men were singing "Who Let The Dogs Out." Those hoping for a quick recovery in the region's sputtering housing market had their [...]