Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Aphria bottom line boosted by sale of Liberty Health Sciences shares

Licensed medical marijuana producer Aphria Inc. reported a $12.9-million profit in its latest quarter, boosted by the sale of some of its...

Rogers to test new 5G network in Toronto, Ottawa

Rogers Communications Inc. says it expects to test new high-speed 5G wireless networks in Toronto, Ottawa and other select cities over the...

Philadelphia Starbucks faces protests after arrest of 2 black men

About two dozen chanting protesters took over a Starbucks in Philadelphia on Monday, days after two black men were arrested when store...

Toronto Maple Leafs, Raptors strong-arm scalpers, look to cash in on resale tickets

A CBC/Toronto Star investigation has learned the company that owns the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Raptors is trying to get in...

Starbucks CEO offers ‘face-to-face apology’ after arrest of 2 black men sparked outrage

The CEO of Starbucks said he wants to personally apologize to two black men who were arrested while sitting inside one of...

Second Cup cannabis and Leafs fans shut out: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/marketplace-cheat-sheet-1.4618523?cmp=rss

PC Optimum members get hit by points theft twice. Loblaws blames password glitch

​Thieves continue to steal hundreds of thousands of PC Optimum rewards points, and some members have even been hit twice. The reason?...

PayPal is going after the big banks

Online payment firm PayPal will soon offer basic banking options to its customers — a move that could be a nightmare for...

Upstart grocer Farm Boy dares to take on the industry giants

Ottawa-based grocery chain Farm Boy has expanded to Toronto and may eventually go national, believing consumers are hungry for its formula of...

Pot stocks riding high on Trump commitment to support states where legal

Canadian and U.S. marijuana stocks are riding high on news that President Donald Trump will support congressional efforts to protect states that...

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