Updated at 2:30 p.m.. Sbarro filed for bankruptcy for the second time in three years as the pizza chain watches foot traffic slow in the malls many of its restaurants occupy.
New condos in the eastern part of the country pulled Canadian housing starts slightly above economists' expectations for February.
Mining stocks pushed the resource-heavy Toronto stock market slightly lower Monday while commodities fell amid weak Chinese trade data.
Barrick and other large gold companies face increasing pressure to unload unprofitable mines to counter weak gold prices, costly mine write downs and burdensome debt loads.
VANCOUVER, March 10 (Reuters) - Unionized container truck drivers set up picket lines at Canada's largest port on Monday, joining hundreds of non-unionized workers who walked off the job last month in a dispute over pay and services.