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U.S. economy expanded at fastest pace since Reagan administration last year

U.S. economy expanded at fastest pace...

The U.S. economy grew last year at the fastest pace since Ronald Reagan's presidency,...

Central banks talk about inflation, but are they losing credibility when interest rates don't budge?

Central banks talk about inflation,...

Both the Bank of Canada and the U.S. Federal Reserve talk tough on inflation. But...

U.S. central bank pumps the brakes on rate hikes, too

U.S. central bank pumps the brakes...

The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it plans to begin raising its benchmark...

Stocks plunge into the red then rebound as uncertainty returns to markets

Stocks plunge into the red then rebound...

Stock markets plunged into the red before recovering to finish the day in positive...

Netflix price hike amid slowing customer growth has many wondering: Are we streamed out?

Netflix price hike amid slowing customer...

The cost and convenience of streaming services like Netflix prompted millions to...

Peloton stock derails on report that user growth has hits the brakes

Peloton stock derails on report that...

Peloton Interactive Inc.'s chief executive said on Thursday the company was reviewing...

The shorter work week: An idea whose time has finally come

The shorter work week: An idea whose...

A substantial hours reduction would benefit not just workers themselves but their...

Scientists want Ottawa to scrap carbon capture tax credit

Scientists want Ottawa to scrap carbon...

More than 400 Canadian climate scientists and other academics are pleading with...

Average house price topped $713,000 in December as supply of homes for sale plunges to lowest on record

Average house price topped $713,000...

The Canadian Real Estate Association's House Price Index rose at the fastest annual...

Sharing salary information can narrow wage gaps — but studies show more equality can mean less pay

Sharing salary information can narrow...

Pay transparency is the practice of making salary information more public in order...

U.S. judge orders 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli pay back $64M, bars him from drug industry

U.S. judge orders 'Pharma Bro' Martin...

Martin Shkreli must return $64.6 million US in profits he and his former company...

Hidden cameras capture deceptive tactics used to sell overpriced HVAC contracts

Hidden cameras capture deceptive tactics...

A hidden camera investigation by Marketplace and Go Public reveals the deceptive...

Federal government now says all truckers crossing border must be fully vaccinated

Federal government now says all truckers...

All truck drivers crossing the border must be fully vaccinated as of Saturday, regardless...

We know N95 masks offer better protection. So why aren't more retail workers getting them?

We know N95 masks offer better protection....

As workers in pharmacies, grocery and retail stores face the added risk of the highly...

A 5-letter word for copycat? Here's what you need to know about the puzzling Wordle brouhaha

A 5-letter word for copycat? Here's...

The wildly popular puzzle game Wordle has found itself in the middle of unexpected...

Ottawa is funding COVID-19 PCR tests for hundreds of thousands of travellers. Is it worth it?

Ottawa is funding COVID-19 PCR tests...

Some medical experts agree aruge that instead of Ottawa testing thousands of international...

U.S. inflation rises to another 40-year high of 7%

U.S. inflation rises to another 40-year...

The U.S. inflation rate is at its highest level in 40 years and shows no signs of...

U.S. inflation rises to yet another 40-year high of 7%

U.S. inflation rises to yet another...

The U.S. inflation rate is at its highest level in 40 years and showing no signs...