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Here's what do as Canada Student Loan payments resume, starting today

Here's what do as Canada Student Loan payments resume, starting today

Before graduating with a double master’s in information and museum studies from the University of Toronto in June, Elizabeth Cytko was gearing up to apply to jobs at libraries and institutions across the country.
August construction spending up 1.4%, led by home building

August construction spending up 1.4%, led by home building

WASHINGTON — U.S. construction spending increased 1.4% in August, led by a surge in single-family homes. The gain was double the 0.
'Just go online:' Quest for omnichannel retail model falls flat for some customers

'Just go online:' Quest for omnichannel retail model falls flat for some customers

HALIFAX — When Mark Butler needed a new gasket for his coffee maker, he hopped on his bike and rode to the Mountain Equipment Co-op store in Halifax. "The guy just said, 'We don't carry them,'" Butler said.
EU takes legal action against UK over planned Brexit bill

EU takes legal action against UK over planned Brexit bill

BRUSSELS — The European Union took legal action against Britain on Thursday over its plans to pass legislation that would breach parts of the legally binding divorce agreement the two sides reached late last year.
Mi'kmaq parliamentarians call for co-managed Indigenous fishery in Nova Scotia

Mi'kmaq parliamentarians call for co-managed Indigenous fishery in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX — Three Mi'kmaq parliamentarians say Ottawa should create a co-managed Indigenous fishery off Nova Scotia as a long-term solution to conflicts between First Nations and non-Indigenous fishers in the lobster harvest.
TransAlta and Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy

TransAlta and Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy

CALGARY — TransAlta Corp. and its partner, Tidewater Midstream & Infrastructure Ltd. have signed a new deal to sell the Pioneer Pipeline to Atco Gas and Pipelines Ltd.
US says it will block palm oil from large Malaysian producer

US says it will block palm oil from large Malaysian producer

The United States will block shipments of palm oil from a major Malaysian producer that feeds into the supply chains of iconic U.S. food and cosmetic brands.

Two Telus Health medical service providers pay ransom after 60K client files accessed

TORONTO — The Medisys Health Group and its affiliate Copeman Healthcare say they paid an unspecified ransom to retrieve personal information for about 60,000 clients after detecting a security breach on Aug. 31.
Court OK's $800M settlement for MGM Resorts, Vegas victims

Court OK's $800M settlement for MGM Resorts, Vegas victims

LAS VEGAS — A court on Wednesday approved a settlement totalling $800 million from casino company MGM Resorts International and its insurers to more than 4,400 relatives and victims of the Las Vegas Strip shooting that was the deadliest in recent U.
National Post newsroom employees apply to unionize with Unifor

National Post newsroom employees apply to unionize with Unifor

TORONTO — Employees in the National Post newsroom are working to unionize, Unifor said Wednesday. Unifor filed an application with the Ontario Labour Relations Board to represent staff at the newspaper, according to Unifor spokesman Stuart Laidlaw.