Japanese media say passengers from Diamond Princess die

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Shelved Suncor thermal oilsands project wins Alberta government approval

The Alberta government has approved an application by Suncor Energy Inc. to build a 40,000-barrel-per-day thermal…

Ottawa formally asks Alberta to enact cap on oilsands emissions as Teck Frontier decision looms

Canada’s environment minister has formally asked his counterpart in Alberta to give regulatory teeth to the…

As cost rises, support falls for Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, survey finds

Support for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion across Canada has dropped to its lowest levels in…

Facebook brings ability to use music in Instagram posts to Canada

It’s been a long time coming, but Facebook and Instagram users in Canada can finally incorporate…

Tim Hortons changes Roll Up the Rim contest to go greener

Until now, Tim Hortons’ annual Roll Up the Rim contest encouraged customers to consume and throw…

Iran confirms two deaths, IMF chief issues warning

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Via Rail issues temporary layoffs to nearly 1,000 workers as blockades continue

Via Rail says it will be temporarily laying off up to 1,000 people as rail blockades…

Via Rail issues temporary layoffs to nearly 1,000 workers as blockades continue

Via Rail says it will be temporarily laying off up to 1,000 people as rail blockades…

Oilsands on ‘collision course’ with Canada’s climate goals, global market changes: report

The oilsands have reduced the amount of greenhouse gas they emit per barrel of oil produced but remain…