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The Canadian dollar is getting whacked by a trifecta of bad news

The Canadian dollar sank versus the greenback Friday on the back of economic data and after trade negotiators missed House Speaker Paul Ryan's deadline for a new NAFTA deal.

If you preorder LG’s new iPhone X clone, you can get a free 4K HDR TV — but only if you live in Canada

LG is running a great promotion for its new smartphone, the LG G7 Thinq, which looks like an awful lot like Apple's iPhone X but runs Android 8.0 Oreo. If you live in Canada, and you preorder the LG G7 Thinq smartphone between May 18 and May 31, you'll get a 43-inch 4K TV with HDR from LG, for free.
Canadian foreign minister Chrystia Freeland has words "Iran" and "Pompeo" written on her hand

Canada’s foreign minister keeps scribbling notes on her hand, and they could provide clues about the NAFTA talks

Canadian foreign minster Chrystia Freeland keeps writing notes on her hand after NAFTA meetings with terms including Iran, Caltrain, BBQ, and Sunset. The scribbles may provide clues about the country's foreign policy and NAFTA stances.
Donald Trump with Enrique Peña Nieto.

Paul Ryan just set a deadline for the US to reach a monumental new trade deal with Mexico and Canada

House Speaker Paul Ryan said that a new NAFTA agreement needs to get done by May 17 in order for the current Congress to vote on the deal. But, there are still significant outstanding issues for US, Canada, and Mexico's negotiators to resolve including car manufacturing.

Canada’s jobs report misses — but wages spike

Canada's April job report disappointed, with the economy shedding jobs even as wage growth accelerated.

A Canadian zoo took a bear through a drive-thru Dairy Queen for ice cream — and the owner is now facing charges

The one-year-old bear was fed an ice cream cone through the passenger seat window of a pick-up truck — and he seemed to be enjoying himself.
Canada's legal marijuana market is set to be bigger than liquor by 2020.

Legal marijuana is set to outsell liquor in Canada by 2020

Canada's legal marijuana market will be a $6.5 billion industry by 2020, according to a new report from CIBC. That's far more than Canadians spend on liquor, and it's approaching wine sales.

Toronto van suspect a withdrawn figure, with special needs

 Alek Minassian was...
A screenshot from Alek Minassian's LinkedIn profile.

Here’s what we know about Alek Minassian, the 25-year-old suspect in the Toronto van attack

The suspect accused of using a white rental truck to kill and injure scores of people in Toronto on Monday lived in Richmond Hill, Ontario.