The Canadian Press

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Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

The deal is targeted to close in the second half of the year

  • Jun 16th, 2017 8:35am

Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing

Thrifty Foods owners operate four mostly- automated distribution centres aimed at lowering overhead.

  • Jun 15th, 2017 2:30pm

VIDEO: Gord Downie to be appointed to the Order of Canada

Gord Downie and Sylvia Maracle will be recognized for their national service or achievement.

  • Jun 15th, 2017 11:30am

Liberals plan to erase past same-sex convictions

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government plan to erase past same-sex convictions

  • Jun 15th, 2017 10:30am

No more unlocking fees, says CRTC

Telecom regulator bans cellphone unlocking fees, clarifies rules for so-called family plans

  • Jun 15th, 2017 10:30am

VIDEO: Woman hangs by teeth over Niagara Falls

Aerialist Erendira Vasquez Wallenda performed a series of movements, suspended from a helicopter

  • Jun 15th, 2017 9:30am

Canada not so great for kids compared with other rich countries: UNICEF

It’s a myth that Canada’s the best place in the world to grow up, the report says

  • Jun 14th, 2017 10:00pm

TSB to release report into deadly capsizing of Leviathan II

Transportation Safety Board will release their findings Wednesday into the October 2015 incident.

  • Jun 14th, 2017 8:30am

Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice

Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia

  • Jun 14th, 2017 7:25am

6 killed, 74 injured in massive London high-rise blaze

Flames from the inferno lit up the night and smoke spewed from the windows of the Grenfell Tower

  • Jun 14th, 2017 7:20am

Get a ‘Cup of Kindness’ at Starbucks with Lady Gaga

The “Cups of Kindness” campaign begins Tuesday and runs through Monday

  • Jun 13th, 2017 1:15pm

Sears Canada ponders sale, says there is ‘significant doubt’ about its future

Despite its recent efforts to turn itself around, the writing has been on the wall for Sears Canada

  • Jun 13th, 2017 11:25am

Penguins beat Nashville to take home Stanley Cup

The victory nets Pittsburgh back-to-back Stanley Cups

  • Jun 11th, 2017 8:30pm

Canadian man who says he invented Hawaiian pizza dies at 83

Sam Panopoulos made headlines after Iceland’s president suggested pineapple on pizza should be banned

  • Jun 10th, 2017 10:30am

Hudson’s Bay announces 2,000 layoffs

Cuts will offset retail sector challenges and save $350 million annually

  • Jun 8th, 2017 5:30pm

Comey says he was fired because of Russia investigation

James Comey delivered his much anticipated first public telling of his relationship with Trump

  • Jun 8th, 2017 12:30pm

VIDEO: New Ikea Canada boss talks homes with basements

Turns out, basements are a Canadian thing

  • Jun 7th, 2017 5:30pm

Trailblazing B.C. politician Grace McCarthy remembered as inspiring builder

McCarthy’s biggest accomplishments included initiating the process to bring Expo 86 to Vancouver

  • Jun 7th, 2017 5:30pm

Nick Moore back with Lions after ‘fluke’ injury

Moore’s CFL career started in 2011 with B.C. before a breakout 2013 campaign

  • Jun 7th, 2017 3:30pm

Promise of $10-a-day childcare will be kept: NDP

John Horgan says campaign promise of $10-a-day childcare is still in the works

  • Jun 7th, 2017 11:30am