Canadians’ grocery bills are increasing; pandemic to accelerate the trend: report

TORONTO — Canadians who have suspected their grocery bills have been rising over the years aren’t imagining it, according to a new report that found the price of food has been steadily increasing in the last decade – and the COVID-19 pandemic is only accelerating this trend. According to the report, which was released on […]

China unlikely to approve TikTok deal with Oracle, Walmart, state-owned paper says

SHANGHAI — Beijing is unlikely to approve an “unfair” deal Oracle and Walmart said they have struck with ByteDance over the future of its video-streaming app TikTok, state-backed newspaper Global Times said in an editorial. The U.S. companies have said they will buy into a new, mainly U.S.-owned company, TikTok Global, with a board of […]

Fixes coming to Décarie-De Maisonneuve intersection, city says

Article content Municipal employees are evaluating short-term safety fixes for an intersection in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce where an 84-year-old pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run earlier this month before a long-term redesign, says the city councillor responsible for mobility with the administration of Mayor Valérie Plante. Éric Alan Caldwell, who is a member of the city executive […]