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In 1981 steel-making employed 26,263 people. When U.S. Steel recently entered creditor protection, that had dropped to just over 2,300.
Sep 20, 2014 | Add Comment | Hamilton Spectator

From steel giant to this: How did we get here?

Steve Arnold

Is it really the end for the former Stelco in Hamilton?

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Nordstrom arrives in Calgary

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Consensus eludes nuclear dump hearings

Consensus eludes nuclear dump hearings

After lengthy public hearings, the debate over a proposed nuclear waste storage site moves to Ottawa when a federal panel...

OurWindsor.Ca | by John Spears
Business | Sep 19, 2014
Tastes great, but less filling now runs afoul of the law

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A “Fairness at the Pumps” law aimed at ensuring pubs dispense a full pint of beer as advertised is regularly flouted, the...

OurWindsor.Ca | by Manisha Krishnan
Canada | Sep 19, 2014
No to Internet regs, Netflix tells CRTC-Image1

No to Internet regs, Netflix tells CRTC

Consumers should vote 'with their dollars and eyeballs,' Netflix tells CRTC

Business | Sep 19, 2014
China fines GlaxoSmithKline $492M for bribery-Image1

China fines GlaxoSmithKline $492M for bribery

China fines British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline $492 million for bribery, orders exec deported

Canada | Sep 19, 2014
On the Hill today: Netflix on the defensive-Image1

On the Hill today: Netflix on the defensive

On the Hill today: Broadcast regulator hears from Netflix on future of TV

Sep 19, 2014

Talisman eyeing results of Scottish vote

Talisman eyeing Scottish vote, but says North Sea faces bigger challenges

Sep 18, 2014

Home Depot says malware affected 56M payment cards

Home Depot says eliminates malware that affected 56M payment cards, raises profit guidance

Sep 18, 2014

Costco switches to MasterCard in Canada

Negotiations between AmEx and Costco broke down, Costco says. AmEx had been the only credit card Costco accepted

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Dana Flavelle
Sep 18, 2014

BUYER BEWARE: Whirlpool gives customer credit after stove door explodes

Customer gets 25 per cent credit toward new stove.

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Al MacRury
Sep 18, 2014

Air Canada joins WestJet in charging $25 for first checked bag on domestic flights

Just days after WestJet was criticized by travellers for charging $25 to check a bag, Air Canada has quickly followed suit,...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Vanella Lu
Sep 18, 2014

Nuclear power: Please pass the salt

MISSISSAUGA — The nuclear industry isn’t flashy; otherwise it might have dreamed up a catchier name than Integral Molten Salt...

Mississauga News | Add Comment | by John Spears
Sep 18, 2014

Telus issues its first 'transparency' report

Telus says it got 103,500 official requests for customer information last year

Sep 18, 2014

Prime-time Netflix streams in Canada triple: report

Netflix dominates prime-time data usage in Canada, tripled in 3 years: report

Sep 18, 2014

U.S. Steel’s pension shortfall raises concerns

A worst-case scenario could see some retirees lose as much as one-quarter to one-third of their pensions as well as the loss...

Hamilton Spectator | 5 Comments | by Steve Buist
Sep 18, 2014

U.S. Steel pensioners fear a bite out of their fixed incomes

Pensioners say they worked their lives for a company that could now leave them destitute.

Hamilton Spectator | 23 Comments | by Saira Peesker

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