New compensation rules for delayed flights arrive Sunday. Here’s what you need to know

A passenger checks a departure screen at Montreal's Trudeau International Airport. Under a new phase of passenger protection rules that come into force on Sunday, airlines will have compensate passengers for some flight delays. (Paul Chiasson/ The Canadian Press) On...

Canadian families will pay nearly $500 more in 2020 for food, report says

An annual report estimates the average Canadian family will pay an extra $487 on feeding themselves next year. The report highlights climate change as a big culprit for rising food prices. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press) The average Canadian family will...

Major pipeline reaches milestone as Line 3’s Canadian section goes into service

In this file photo, Enbridge workers weld pipe just west of Morden, Man., in 2018. The Canadian portion of the pipeline went into commercial operation Sunday. (John Woods/The Canadian Press) A major pipeline project — long anticipated by the Canadian...

Catalyst Capital Group makes rival takeover offer for Hudson’s Bay Co

A women leaves the Hudson Bay Company store in Toronto in this November 2017 photo. Catalyst Capital, a minority shareholder in HBC, is launching an $11-per-share takeover bid for the retailer. (Nathan Denette/Canadian Press) Catalyst Capital Group Inc. is making...

CN Rail and union reach tentative deal, work set to resume

Striking CN Rail members are seen outside the Mclean Rail Yard in North Vancouver earlier this week. Teamsters Canada said Tuesday a tentative deal had been reached. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press) Teamsters Canada says it has reached a tentative deal with...

Most Canadians who switch careers are happier for it, survey finds

Navarre Bailey held corporate jobs for 13 years before switching to work he finds more meaningful in the not-for-profit sector. Bailey, now a community fundraising co-ordinator for Heart & Stroke, participates in the organization's Big Bike event June 18. (Heart...

Seniors’ homes using ‘trespass orders’ to ban family members from visiting

Voula Sardelis, 97, blows kisses to her daughter, Mary Sardelis, who stands on the sidewalk outside her retirement home in Ottawa. Mary Sardelis was banned from visiting the home for almost a year. (Submitted by Mary Sardelis) Mary Sardelis wasn't...

Thousands of CN Rail employees go on strike as talks continue

A CN locomotive moves in the railway yard in Dartmouth, N.S., in 2015. Canadian National Railways conductors, trainpersons and yardpersons are on strike. (Andrew Vaughan/Canadian Press) The federal government has urged Canadian National Railway Co. and the Teamsters Canada Rail...

Thousands of CN Rail employees on strike amid contract talks

A CN locomotive moves in the railway yard in Dartmouth, N.S., in 2015. Canadian National Railways conductors, trainpersons and yardpersons are on strike. (Andrew Vaughan/Canadian Press) The federal government has urged Canadian National Railway Co. and the Teamsters Canada Rail...

Demise of Canadian cannabis website a symptom of failed dreams: Don Pittis

Employees at the Fire and Flower store prepare an order for a customer in Ottawa on April 1. As Canada legalized pot last year it seemed everyone had an idea for how to get rich. But should they have realized...
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