A customer fills up at a gasoline station in downtown Toronto. Retail sales slumped 0.3 per cent in August, Statistics Canada said Friday, while annual inflation picked up to 1.6 per cent in September.
A British Columbia woman plagued by bedbugs on a nine-hour flight to London is a victim of the explosive growth in the critters globally, but travellers shouldn't worry they'll become a common feature on planes, says an entomologist.
Ottawa announced several changes this week to the controversial suite of tax-reform proposals that has drawn the ire of small business owners and farmers across the country.
At least three tonnes of lobster was seized as part of an investigation into illegal sales made outside the commercial season. Lobster boats head to drop their traps from Digby, N.S.
Employees of the Medical Laboratories of Windsor have voted in favour of a new contract, bringing a three week strike to an end. Around 90 lab technicians and lab assistants took to the picket line over wages.