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July 12, 2018 5:46 PM Fiat workers call for strike after owner buys Cristiano Ronaldo

Spanish soccer giant Real Madrid Football Club agreed on July 10 to transfer five-time Ballon d’Or winner Ronaldo to Juventus after he asked to leave. Juventus will pay 100 million euros ($117 million) for the move and another 12 million euros in additional fees to sign the player to a four-year contract, the club said in a statement. The Agnelli family 9

July 5, 2018 5:03 PM App traps: how cheap smartphones help themselves to user data

Upstream Systems, a London-based mobile commerce and security firm that uncovered the GMobi app’s activity and shared it exclusively with the Journal, says it bought four new devices that, once activated, began sending data to GMobi via its firmware-updating app. This included 15-digit International Mobile Equipment Identification, or IMEI, numbers 60

June 27, 2018 9:31 PM Pro sports making slow progress on homophobia, but it’s happening

If you’re looking for signs the mainstream sports world had made progress on LGBT inclusion, the You Can Play contingent at last Sunday’s Pride parade displayed it. The sport advocacy group brought together reps from the CFL, MLSE and 170 members of the Canadian Olympic committee, which fielded roughly 30 marchers in its first Pride Parade in 2014. On the field 12

June 25, 2018 3:30 PM Bombardier, union reach new collective agreement for Toronto workers

Bombardier says it has reached new three-year collective agreements with more than 2,100 production and office workers at its operations in Toronto. The contracts cover workers represented by Unifor Local 112 who work at Bombardier’s Downsview plant and Local 673 who work in technical office and clerical positions. Bombardier assembles its Q400 turboprop 9

June 18, 2018 7:20 PM Auto tariffs would permanently scar Canada’s economy, TD warns

Canada’s economy will be permanently scarred if U.S. President Donald Trump imposes auto tariffs, with one in five Ontario manufacturing jobs at risk and the potential for a lasting reduction in output, according to new analysis by Toronto-Dominion Bank. TD Economics forecasts U.S. tariffs on automobile imports would lead to a short recession for Canada 10

May 11, 2018 6:21 PM Humboldt Broncos to rebuild in time for 2018-19 hockey season

16 people connected to Broncos were killed when team's bus collided with a semi in April The Humboldt Broncos Hockey Club will welcome 80 prospective players to a hockey camp with the goal of rebuilding the Junior A team for the 2018-19 SJHL season. The club is also in the process of finding a head coach and general manager, according to a news release 17

April 30, 2018 3:47 PM Ottawa claims carbon pricing plan could cut 90 million tonnes of emissions by 2022

The report marks the first time Ottawa has provided a specific estimate of the impact of its $50-per-tonne carbon price. Using models of what carbon pricing does to human behaviour and economic growth, the analysis also projects economic growth of about two per cent a year, with or without carbon pricing. All provinces but Saskatchewan are signatories 16

April 29, 2018 11:00 AM Iron Man’s secret identity is ... Coolio: Stargazing

By now you have probably fulfilled your consumer duty and seen Avengers: Infinity War. Quite the crossover, huh? Disney pulled out all the stops on this one. I still can’t believe they killed off Chewbacca and Minnie Mouse and Woody from Toy Story. (Oops, spoilers!) I know lots of fans are worried about Kanye West after this week, but the bright side is his chances 25

April 9, 2018 6:53 PM Apple launches red iPhone 8 after being overshadowed by iPhone X

This is the second year in a row that Apple has rolled out a red version of its latest iPhone. Apple Inc. announced new versions of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in red, keeping its entry-level iPhones fresh after being overshadowed for months by the iPhone X. The new colour scheme is part of the “PRODUCT(RED)” initiative, a program that gives a percentage 22

March 26, 2018 6:42 PM BMW to begin vehicle-subscription pilot in Nashville

Automakers are searching for ways to reach younger consumers whose shopping and transportation habits have been shaped by Silicon Valley giants such as Uber and Airbnb. BMW is following in the footsteps of GM’s Cadillac, which launched its Book subscription service last year, and Care by Volvo, which combines lease, insurance and maintenance into one monthly 24