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Freshii CFO resigns to pursue new job, eatery to start search for new executive

Freshii CFO resigns to pursue new job, eatery to start search for new executive

Freshii Inc.'s chief financial officer will depart from the company early next month as the eatery chain grapples with recent lacklustre performance.
Canadian firm to supply housing as crews rebuild devastated Paradise, Calif.

Canadian firm to supply housing as crews rebuild devastated Paradise, Calif.

CALGARY — A Canadian company has been selected to help rebuild Paradise, the northern California community that was almost entirely destroyed by a raging wildfire in November. Calgary-based Black Diamond Group Ltd. says its U.S.
Cold weather slowed sales at Tim Hortons during most recent quarter, company says

Cold weather slowed sales at Tim Hortons during most recent quarter, company says

Cold weather and an outdated roll-up-the-rim-to-win promotion slowed sales at Canadian Tim Hortons locations in its most recent quarter, said the CEO of the coffee chain's parent company, prompting Restaurant Brands International Inc.
BMO fined 1.25M euros by Ireland's central bank for breaching licence conditions

BMO fined 1.25M euros by Ireland's central bank for breaching licence conditions

TORONTO — The Bank of Montreal's Irish subsidiary has been fined 1.25 million euros by Ireland's central bank for breaching a condition of its banking licence. The central bank says the Bank of Montreal Ireland plc.
Streaming service Spotify hits 100 million paid user mark

Streaming service Spotify hits 100 million paid user mark

COPENHAGEN — Music streaming service Spotify said Monday that its paying subscribers have reached 100 million for the first time, up 32% on the year and almost twice the latest figures for Apple Music.
Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in admissions scam May 13

Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in admissions scam May 13

BOSTON — "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman will plead guilty on May 13 to charges that she took part in a sweeping college admissions cheating scam. Huffman had been scheduled to enter her plea in Boston federal court on May 21.

Average farmland value rises nearly seven per cent in 2018: Farm Credit Canada

The average value of Canadian farmland rose nearly seven per cent last year, according to a new report, but that growth rate is likely to be cut in half over 2019 amid ongoing canola trade issues with China. The 6.

WestJet suspends Halifax-Paris, other routes, to deal with 737 Max grounding

CALGARY — WestJet Airlines Ltd. has announced cancellations and schedule changes on some of its routes as the airline deals with the continued grounding of Boeing 737 Max aircraft.
Socialists win Spain election, far-right emerges as player

Socialists win Spain election, far-right emerges as player

MADRID — Spain's governing centre -left Socialists won the country's election Sunday but must seek backing from smaller parties to maintain power, while a far-right party rode an unprecedented surge of support to enter the lower house of parliament f
'Avengers: Endgame' obliterates records with $1.2B opening

'Avengers: Endgame' obliterates records with $1.2B opening

NEW YORK — The universe belongs to Marvel. "Avengers: Endgame" shattered the record for biggest opening weekend with an estimated $350 million in ticket sales domestically and $1.