BeaverTails Apologizes to Calgary Food Writer Over Trademark Flap

BeaverTails Apologizes to Calgary Food Writer Over Trademark Flap

By Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press

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People line up to order outside a BeaverTails stand in Ottawa’s Byward Market on Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. A trademark flap over a deep-fried Canadian pastry has reached a sweet conclusion. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang)

CALGARY – A trademark flap over a popular deep-fried Canadian treat has reached a sweet conclusion.

BeaverTails Pastry in Montreal has apologized to a Calgary food writer who renamed her homemade version — twice — when the company complained.

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Supreme Court to Hear Case on Whether ISPs Can Charge for IDing Online Pirates

Supreme Court to Hear Case on Whether ISPs Can Charge for IDing Online Pirates

By The Canadian Press

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The Supreme Court of Canada is shown in Ottawa on Thursday Nov. 2, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)

OTTAWA – The Supreme Court of Canada says it will hear a case over whether an internet service provider can charge a fee for revealing information about a suspected movie pirate to film producers seeking to crack down on people who share copyrighted material illegally.

Rogers Communications Inc. has assembled the identifying information sought by a group of movie producers who want a name to use in filing a lawsuit.

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Ontario College Apologizes for Student Sexual Harassment of TV Reporter

Ontario College Apologizes for Student Sexual Harassment of TV Reporter

By The Canadian Press

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Britt Dixon (CHCH)

HAMILTON – A southern Ontario college says it’s investigating two incidents in which a television reporter says she was sexually harassed by students.

In a posting on the Mohawk College Facebook page, president Ron McKerlie says campus security is looking into “misogynistic words” used by two students on Tuesday.

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Man Charged in Multiple Robberies, Attempted Carjacking

Man Charged in Multiple Robberies, Attempted Carjacking

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A man tries to open the door of a woman’s vehicle during a failed carjacking on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Police are looking to speak with the victim. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Winnipeg police have charged a 25-year-old man with robbing a convenience store twice and then attempting to steal a woman’s vehicle.

Officers were called Tuesday to the 100 block of Salter Street at 10 p.m. for a report of a convenience store having just been robbed.

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Regulator Investigating Sears Canada Liquidation Sale Prices: Monitor

Regulator Investigating Sears Canada Liquidation Sale Prices: Monitor

By The Canadian Press

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Shoppers are seen in a Sears store in Hull, Quebec on Friday, July 21, 2017. The Competition Bureau is investigating allegations that prices on some merchandise was marked up ahead of the liquidation sales at Sears Canada that began last month, the court-appointed monitor overseeing the retailer says. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)

TORONTO – The Competition Bureau is investigating allegations that prices on some merchandise was marked up ahead of the liquidation sales at Sears Canada that began last month, the court-appointed monitor overseeing the retailer says.

The monitor says the regulator sent letters on Nov. 8 to the liquidators inquiring about the allegations that certain merchandise was marked up.

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