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July 13, 2018 10:26 PM Bo Levi Mitchell holds no grudge over low hit

The Calgary Stampeders quarterback attended the team’s rundown Friday, one day after its dominant 27-3 road win over the Ottawa Redblacks. But Mitchell only watched as he wore a sleeve on his injured right knee. Mitchell was injured with a little more than five minutes remaining in the second quarter when he was hit low by Ottawa defensive lineman Danny 10

July 13, 2018 1:42 PM Survey says NAFTA talks hurt Canadian exporters even before trade dispute

OTTAWA—A growing number of Canadian exporters were saying the NAFTA talks were having a negative impact on their operations even before the trade dispute with the United States escalated in recent weeks. A survey done for Export Development Canada found 28 per cent of the 1,000 exporters asked said the NAFTA talks had a negative impact on their Canadian 9

July 12, 2018 5:18 PM Canada Post ‘hellbent’ on labour dispute as talks continue, union president says

OTTAWA—The president of Canada Post’s biggest workers’ union says the Crown corporation is spoiling for a labour fight as more than 50,000 employees prepare for a summertime strike-vote amidst ongoing talks. Mike Palecek, president of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, accused Canada Post management of stubbornness at the bargaining table, where talks 10

July 10, 2018 6:47 PM Ottawa to spend $70 million on Atlantic health information service

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I.—The federal government will spend up to $70 million to create a new electronic health prescription service across Atlantic Canada. The money will be invested by Canada Health Infoway, an independent, not-for-profit organization that promotes digital health solutions across Canada. The plan is to modernize the management of health information 8

July 10, 2018 4:53 PM Toronto condo starts hit 30-year high to lead Canadian home surge

The June numbers reveal a resiliency that continues to surprise policy-makers and analysts, particularly since sales in some of the country’s priciest real estate markets have been cooling. Economists forecast annualized housing starts of 210,000 units in June, from 193,902 in May. Demand for condos seems to be high given low levels of inventory, the Ottawa-based 8

July 10, 2018 4:26 PM Argonauts’ Wilder Jr. among CFL’s top performers for Week 4

Winnipeg linebacker Adam Bighill and Ottawa receiver Brad Sinopoli also were honoured by the league Tuesday. Bighill registered six total tackles and two interceptions, including one returned 55 yards for a touchdown, against his former team as the Blue Bombers trounced the Lions 41-19 on Saturday. Sinopoli recorded 148 receiving yards and one touchdown 5

July 10, 2018 2:04 PM Amazon to open new fulfilment centre in Ottawa, creating about 600 jobs

OTTAWA—Amazon says it will build a new fulfilment centre in Ottawa, creating some 600 full-time jobs. The e-commerce giant plans to open the new warehouse in the capital city’s eastern suburb of Orleans. Employees at the centre will pick, pack and ship large items such as household decor, sporting equipment and gardening tools. The company says the new warehouse 5

July 9, 2018 7:30 PM Tim Hortons parent RBI names Duncan Fulton as chief corporate officer

The Great White North Franchisee Association, which claims to represent about half of Canada’s Tim Hortons franchisees, also wrote to Ottawa earlier this year alleging that RBI failed to live up to promises made under the Investment Canada Act in 2014. RBI chief executive Daniel Schwartz said Fulton brings an “impressive track record.” “His skills as a brand 10

July 9, 2018 3:32 PM Milos Raonic advances to Wimbledon quarter-finals

Raonic lost to Roger Federer in the quarter-finals last year. In 2016, he lost to Andy Murray in the final. Raonic will face the winner of a match between No. 9 seed John Isner of the U.S., and No. 31 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece in the quarter-finals. It will be Raonic’s first match against a seeded player at the tournament. Meanwhile, Gabriela 9

July 4, 2018 7:37 PM Ottawa reconsidering $420 million in funding for Ontario over its cancellation of cap and trade

Newly elected Ontario Premier Doug Ford has rescinded the previous Liberal government’s regulation that established the cap and trade program in 2017. That has prompted Canada to immediately hit the brakes on Ontario’s portion of the $1.4-billion climate change fund. In April, McKenna and former Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne signed a plan to provide 62