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November 16, 2018 12:29 AM Rock cancels first two games as players, owners still in labour dispute

The Toronto Rock’s first two games of the National Lacrosse League season have been cancelled in the wake of a contract dispute between the league and its player’s association. Toronto games at Buffalo, Dec. 1, and Vancouver, Dec. 8, have scratched, the league said in a statement Thursday. According to the statement, the NLL and the player’s association 5

November 14, 2018 11:50 PM Canada produces more greenhouse gas emissions than any other G20 country, new report says

OTTAWA—Canadians produce more greenhouse gas emissions per person than any other G20 economy, according to a new analysis. Climate Transparency, a coalition of international climate organizations, released its fourth annual review of the climate polices of G20 members Wednesday. The report pointed out that none of them has a plan in place that would 6

November 14, 2018 7:25 PM Experts warn of economic uncertainty until USMCA ratified as Dems cast doubts

WASHINGTON—Democrats are calling for tweaks to Canada’s new trade pact with the United States and Mexico as experts warn that economic uncertainty will linger until the deal is ratified in Congress. New Jersey Rep. Bill Pascrell, the presumptive next head of the influential Ways and Means Trade subcommittee, is the latest member of the newly reconfigured 6

November 14, 2018 3:15 PM Pan American Silver buying Tahoe Resources in stock-and-cash deal

VANCOUVER—Pan American Silver Corp. has signed a deal to acquire Tahoe Resources Inc. in a stock-and-cash deal it valued at more than $1 billion (U.S.). Under the friendly agreement, Tahoe shareholders will receive $3.40 in cash or 0.2403 Pan American shares for each Tahoe share. The maximum cash available under the offer is $275 million and there are 56 million 5

November 13, 2018 2:17 PM Pence, Abe agree on North Korea sanctions, new trade talks

TOKYO—U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday reaffirmed the need to keep sanctions on North Korea to achieve its denuclearization as they showcased their bilateral alliance, while Pence also urged Japan to do more to reduce the U.S. trade deficit. Pence and Abe also agreed to deepen co-operation in promoting 7

November 11, 2018 11:21 PM Study: Carnivores’ return helps Yellowstone park streams

The idea that bringing back wolves and cougars would have cascading effects across Yellowstone’s ecosystem has long been of interest to researchers. Prior studies concentrated on the impacts to other animals and plants. Ripple and Beschta took that a step further to see what happens to the landscape itself. “This is the first time that we studied how the reintroduction 11

November 9, 2018 10:15 PM Music publisher backs Rihanna against Trump

Rihanna is strengthening her resolve against President Donald Trump and now has the backing of performing rights company Broadcast Music Inc., which has notified the Trump campaign that it should discontinue use of her music at events. BMI has removed the Barbadian singer’s work from a blanket licence agreement used for campaigns. In this case, the so-called 25

November 8, 2018 10:57 PM Martinrea misses expectations despite earning a record $36.4 million Q3

Executive chairman Rob Wildeboer said the company is pleased with the USMCA trade agreement involving Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, especially the automotive provisions that will support a continued strong North American automotive industry and supply base. “We were very well-positioned to benefit from NAFTA, and we remain very well-positioned to benefit 13

November 7, 2018 4:31 PM Parmalat to acquire Kraft’s natural cheese division for $1.62B

TORONTO — Parmalat Group says it has reached an agreement valued at $1.62 billion to acquire Kraft Heinz Canada’s natural cheese division. The deal would see Parmalat Canada take stewardship of the cheese brands Cracker Barrel, P’tit Quebec and Amooza. It would also include the purchase of Kraft’s Ingleside, Ont., processing plant, which employs nearly 13

November 6, 2018 3:40 PM U.K. Prime Minister May says she won’t agree on Brexit deal ‘at any cost’

The two sides are working on proposed solutions involving a common customs arrangement for the U.K. and the EU. But May faces pressure from some Cabinet members not to agree to a solution that binds Britain to EU trade rules indefinitely after it leaves the bloc in March. May spokesman James Slack said she told the ministers she was confident of reaching 11