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Netflix Canada increases prices for its monthly standard, premium plans

Netflix Canada increases prices for its monthly standard, premium plans

TORONTO — Netflix Canada is increasing some of its prices again. The streaming giant says the basic plan for subscribers remains unchanged at $9.99 a month, but the standard monthly plan is going up by one dollar to $14.
New Jack Daniel's master distiller keeps up family tradition

New Jack Daniel's master distiller keeps up family tradition

In a business where family tradition tends to matter, Chris Fletcher stepped up Wednesday to follow in his grandfather's footsteps to lead production of the Jack Daniel’s whiskey brand.
Email raises questions about potential bias at transport regulator

Email raises questions about potential bias at transport regulator

Questions about potential bias at the Canadian Transportation Agency came to the fore this week after a government official acknowledged that CTA board members greenlit the regulator’s stance in favour of travel vouchers over refunds.
Second City comedy theatre for sale, 2nd time in 60 years

Second City comedy theatre for sale, 2nd time in 60 years

TORONTO — The Second City comedy theatre — where comedy stars such as Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, John Candy, Bill Murray, Martin Short, Steve Carell, Mike Myers, Tina Fey and others got their start — has been put up for sale.
Appeals court: Trump must turn over taxes to prosecutor

Appeals court: Trump must turn over taxes to prosecutor

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump’s accountant must turn over his tax records to a New York state prosecutor, an appeals court ruled Wednesday in a decision that likely sets up a second trip to the U.S. Supreme Court over the issue. The 2nd U.S.
Trump signals willingness to help airlines and markets jump

Trump signals willingness to help airlines and markets jump

SILVER SPRING, Md. — Shares in major U.S. airlines jumped at the opening bell, pulling the broader market along, after President Donald Trump signalled a willingness to help the decimated carriers in seemingly contradictory tweets.
Ontario reports 583 new COVID-19 cases today, and one new death from the virus

Ontario reports 583 new COVID-19 cases today, and one new death from the virus

TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 583 new cases of COVID-19 today, and one new death due to the virus. Health Minister Christine Elliott says 173 cases are in Toronto, 121 in Ottawa, 75 in York Region, and 70 in Peel Region.
Indebted Canadian businesses more 'fragile' than during 1st wave, BDC economist warns

Indebted Canadian businesses more 'fragile' than during 1st wave, BDC economist warns

MONTREAL — A new study says many Canadian entrepreneurs are focused on shoring up their balance sheets after recording a drastic drop in revenues and mounting debt during the first wave of COVID-19.
'Saturday Night Live' has best season opener since 2016

'Saturday Night Live' has best season opener since 2016

NEW YORK — The big debate — the one between Alec Baldwin and Jim Carrey — was a winner in the ratings.
Sandpiper would cut costs and raise distributions if it wins Artis REIT fight

Sandpiper would cut costs and raise distributions if it wins Artis REIT fight

VANCOUVER — Private equity firm Sandpiper Group wants to cut costs and increase distributions if it wins its fight to replace to replace the board at Artis Real Estate Investment Trust.