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May 10, 2018 4:53 PM Canadian Pacific Railway raising quarterly dividend by 15.5%

CALGARY — Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. is raising its quarterly dividend by 15.5 per cent. The railway says it will now make a regular payment to shareholders of 65 cents per share, up from 56.25 cents per share. Based on the company’s closing share price of $238.76 on Wednesday it will have an annual yield of about 1.09 per cent. Canadian Pacific also said that it bought 10

May 10, 2018 4:48 PM Telus raises dividend despite slip in first-quarter profit

The company says it will make a quarterly payment to shareholders of 52.5 cents per share, up from 49.25 cents per share. Its postpaid wireless subscriber base increased by 48,000 in the quarter, a 5.7 per cent larger increase than a year earlier, partly offset by a decline in prepaid subscribers, who account for about one-tenth of the total. The company 8

May 4, 2018 2:13 AM Why did the maker of OxyContin pay Canadian doctors nearly three-and-a-half times more money per capita than it doled out to U.S. prescribers?

Experts warn that Purdue Pharma may be focusing its marketing efforts in Canada, where the drug company has not faced government sanctions like it has in the United States. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, paid Canadian doctors nearly three-and-a-half times more money than it doled out to U.S. prescribers, according to a Star analysis of the drug maker’s 11

May 3, 2018 8:52 PM TTC replacing streetcars’ touch-screen fare machines with ones that don’t accept credit or debit

The TTC is rolling out new fare machines for the city’s newest streetcars that only accept loose change, tokens or Presto cards. The TTC started to install them last month as replacements to the fleet’s touch-screen fare machines, which had received mixed reviews from riders. The replacements appear to be simpler, lower-tech and use buttons — but do not accept 9

April 27, 2018 3:26 PM Saks Fifth Avenue data breach lasted nine months: HBC

Hudson Bay said Friday that the breach began as early as July 1 last year but has been contained since March 31. A previously announced data breach at Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off 5th and Lord & Taylor locations in the United States lasted about nine months before it was detected and shut down last month, Hudson’s Bay Co. said Friday. The Toronto-based 27

April 27, 2018 2:45 PM HBC says data breach lasted up to 9 months

HBC believes breach no longer poses a risk to customers shopping at affected stores Hudson's Bay Co. says a previously announced security breach at its Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off 5th and Lord & Taylor stores began as early as July 1 last year, but has been contained since March 31. The Toronto-based retailer announced the breach on April 1 but provided 26

April 26, 2018 12:12 AM Thousands raised through #TorontoStrong, GoFundMe campaigns to help van victims

In the wake of tragedy, people are rallying together to support the victims and their families. Islamic Relief Canada has also launched a campaign for victims of the rampage and has raised more than $6,000. The campaign states that it will also be passing along the money raised to the #TorontoStrong fund. “We are working closely with the Toronto Foundation 20

April 17, 2018 4:42 PM LeBron James’ Uninterrupted sued over barbershop-themed show

Adventure Enterprises has reportedly sued James, claiming James and his media platform Uninterrupted stole its idea for a barbershop-themed roundtable show. In the lawsuit, Adventure Enterprises says it pitched James on the idea and had several discussions with Uninterrupted. Adventure Enterprises said James and Uninterrupted created their own show based 20

April 14, 2018 11:00 AM Immigrant's attempt to reunite with wife thwarted after tangled real estate saga

Alex Oren says he didn’t visit his Belarusian wife because he was preoccupied with a real estate deal that fell through. Now his spousal sponsorship application has been rejected. Alex Oren insisted he wouldn’t bring his wife and stepson to Canada from Belarus until he had a house ready for them here. Now, after a tangled journey that involved buying 15

April 12, 2018 11:12 PM Bank of England’s Mark Carney says cryptocurrencies aren’t financial state risk, but likely to be regulated

Carney says cryptocurrencies pose a challenge for market integrity because “a huge amount” of illicit activity is run through them. Bank of England governor Mark Carney says cryptocurrencies aren’t a risk to the financial state, but he thinks they will be subject to some form of regulation. The former Bank of Canada governor and so-called rock star of finance 18