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February 21, 2018 4:00 PM New TPP could hurt NAFTA talks because of impact on U.S.: auto sector

NAFTA talks are to resume in 5 days in Mexico City American imports into Canada could fall by $3.3 billion under the recently rebooted Trans-Pacific Partnership, the federal government has concluded, sparking fears the new pact could hurt the ongoing NAFTA renegotiation. The text of the 11-country Pacific Rim trade deal — a pact President Donald Trump 9

February 20, 2018 2:53 PM Canada steel, aluminum industry hopes for exemption to U.S. crackdown on imports

The U.S. Commerce Department didn’t recommend giving Canada a pass when it outlined possible tariffs and quotas, but it did note Canada’s importance to the U.S. aluminum industry. The biggest steel and aluminum exporter to the U.S. is hopeful of being left out of a Trump administration crackdown on foreign shipments. The U.S. Commerce Department didn’t 12

February 12, 2018 5:45 PM Trump's $4.4T budget would move U.S. deficits sharply higher

Plan aims to stimulate improvements to crumbling infrastructure U.S. President Donald Trump has unveiled a $4.4-trillion US budget for next year that heralds an era of $1 trillion-plus federal deficits and — unlike the plan he released last year — never comes close to promising a balanced ledger even after 10 years. The growing deficits reflect, in part, the impact 18

February 6, 2018 2:53 PM Canada's trade deficit widened to $3.2 billion in December

Statistics Canada says the country's merchandise trade deficit increased to $3.2 billion in December as rising imports outpaced export growth — defying expectations that the deficit would be smaller than in November. Economists had expected a deficit of $2.2 billion, down from $2.7 billion in November, according to Thomson Reuters. Total imports increased 25

February 3, 2018 10:27 PM Canadian men fall to Uruguay in Rugby World Cup bid

One berth in next year’s showcase still up for grabs in November. Canada has never missed qualifying for Rugby World Cup. MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY—The Canadian men’s team missed its second chance to qualify for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, falling 70-60 to Uruguay after a two-game, aggregate-goals series. Uruguay beat the Canadian squad 32-31 in the second leg on Saturday 17

February 3, 2018 5:42 AM Canadian men go winless at Sevens World Series in New Zealand

Canucks finish last in Pool D, enter consolation bracket Canada dropped all three matches to go winless in Pool D action at the HSBC Sevens World Series event in Hamilton, New Zealand. With three points, Canada finishes last in their pool and will play in the consolation bracket tomorrow against Spain or Wales. Canada jumped out to a 14-0 lead with tries 16

January 29, 2018 1:01 AM Brock Boeser named all-star game MVP as Pacific down Atlantic

Canucks forward was the only rookie among 15 1st-time all-stars Rickard Rakell had two goals and rookie Brock Boeser, Johnny Gaudreau and Drew Doughty also scored to help the Pacific Division win the NHL All-Star game with a 5-2 victory over the Atlantic Division on Sunday. Pacific goalies Marc-Andre Fleury and Mike Smith teamed to allow just four goals 12

January 14, 2018 5:23 AM Brady leads Patriots back to AFC title game as they cruise past Titans

New England will host winner of Sunday's matchup between Jacksonville, Pittsburgh First, the Patriots tuned out a week full of off-field drama. Then, they silenced the Titans to earn yet another trip to the AFC championship game. Tom Brady passed for three touchdowns and 337 yards, and New England cruised past Tennessee 35-14 on Saturday night to advance 11

December 21, 2017 2:38 AM Dominant Ibaka leads Raptors to rout of Hornets

Toronto big man continues hot stretch with season-high 24 points. CHARLOTTE, N.C.—He might have travelled before his first dunk but his second was emphatic and the throw-down later off a nifty behind-the-back pass from DeMar DeRozan was one of those “holy crap” moments that pop up almost every NBA game. Yes, it may have taken Serge Ibaka a bit of time to get fully 19

December 11, 2017 5:22 PM Ontario on track for $4B deficit in 2017-2018: FAO

TORONTO - Ontario's fiscal watchdog says the Liberal government will run a deficit this fiscal year, despite claims it has balanced the budget. By 2021-2022, the FAO projects the government's budget deficit will grow to $9.8 billion. The FAO also says the government's new Fair Hydro Plan, which cuts hydro rates by 25 per cent, will add $3.2 billion to the budget 21