Economies struggle to bounce back, the future of work | Business Panel

Our weekend business panel discusses the economic situation in Canada and the U.S....

Canadian-American couple who wed over FaceTime devastated that Canada won't recognize marriage

A Canadian-American couple were devastated to discover that Canada won't recognize their marriage, performed with only the groom present at the wedding while the bride participated via FaceTime. "It broke my heart," said Lauren...

3 charged in high-profile Twitter hack targeting Barack Obama, Bill Gates, others

A British man, a Florida man and a Florida teen hacked the Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities and technology moguls to scam people around the globe out of...

Ottawa extends commercial rent relief program known as CECRA into August

The federal government has extended Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA), its rent subsidy program to support small businesses, by another month. CBC News first reported the decision on...

Alberta overhauls system to clean up old oil and gas wells, with 90,000 sitting...

The Alberta government is revamping how it regulates oil and gas producers in an attempt to start addressing the province's swelling inventory of inactive oil and gas wells. ...

Regardless of COVID, the outlook for the oilsands gets dimmer year after year

The latest forecast for oilsands production growth was released on Tuesday, and it continues a trend over most of the last decade of industry experts having a less optimistic outlook for...

Game on: To stem financial losses, the NHL and other pro sports leagues prepare...

With the NHL lurching back into competition, players and staff alike are trying to strike a delicate balance. Yes, it feels good to see players in competition. And it will...

Fossil fuel giant faces uphill push to build green mega-project: Don Pittis

On the face of it, the scheme sounds like a winner.  Like a kind of arbitrage, it takes inexpensive electricity and turns it into expensive electricity. And it saves...

Sick of working from home during COVID? Do it from Barbados, island nation tells...

The government of a Caribbean island has a tantalizing suggestion for quarantine-weary Canadians: Working from home is a lot more palatable when you're doing it remotely from a tropical paradise....

Canadian woman dying of cancer will be able to reunite with American fiancé

American Charles Emch and his Canadian partner Danielle Larocque — who's dying of cancer — were separated by border restrictions due to COVID-19, but about nine hours after CBC News reported...