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Indigo resets some users' online account passwords following security breach

TORONTO — Indigo Books & Music Inc. says it has reset passwords for a number of its customers' online Indigo accounts after noticing unauthorized access.

Home Capital shares plunge after signing deal for $2-billion credit line

TORONTO — Home Capital Group Inc.
Cuba weathers storm in Venezuela but future looks uncertain

Cuba weathers storm in Venezuela but future looks uncertain

HAVANA — Refineries have gone dark. Gas rations have been slashed for hundreds of thousands of state workers. Construction materials are nearly impossible to find. But Cuba's hotels and restaurants are packed, major U.S.
Romania: hundreds of taxis, buses protest against Uber

Romania: hundreds of taxis, buses protest against Uber

BUCHAREST, Romania — Hundreds of taxi and bus drivers protested outside Romania's government offices on Wednesday to demand that Uber and other online ride service be outlawed.
Ontario boosts forestry road funding by $20M in response to softwood tariffs

Ontario boosts forestry road funding by $20M in response to softwood tariffs

TORONTO — Ontario is increasing funding for forest access roads by $20 million in response to the softwood lumber dispute between Canada and the U.S. The roads run through Crown land and are used by the forestry industry and local communities.

Hydro One finance chief going to Empire as it revives Sobeys grocery business

STELLARTON, N.S. — The parent company of the Sobeys grocery chain has hired away Hydro One's chief financial officer. Michael Vels will leave the Ontario power grid operator on May 19 and become chief financial officer at Empire Co. Ltd.

N.S. to spend $390 million on highway improvements without using tolls

HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia government is committing $390 million over seven years to improve highways without the use of tolls.

Statistics Canada says retail sales slipped 0.6 per cent in February

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says retail sales fell 0.6 per cent to $47.8 billion in February due in large part to lower sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers and gasoline stations. Economists had expected a decline of 0.
Lawsuit filed against Fox alleges racial discrimination

Lawsuit filed against Fox alleges racial discrimination

NEW YORK — An expanded lawsuit filed Tuesday accuses Fox News Channel of racial discrimination "that appears more akin to Plantation-style management than a modern-day work environment.
Twitter reports 1Q loss

Twitter reports 1Q loss

SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter Inc. is reporting a loss of $61.6 million in its first quarter. The San Francisco company said it had a loss of 9 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 11 cents per share.