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Canada's main stock index retreated on Friday, weighed down by cooling energy and financial stocks, with investors taking some profits after making gains in four of the previous five sessions.
Waterloo-based smartphone maker BlackBerry will buy back 12 million of its own shares, news that sent the company's stock up more than two per cent on Friday.
Shopify Inc.'s successful stock-market debut is expected to reverberate well beyond the firm's Ottawa headquarters - and shine a spotlight on what some see as the second coming of the Canadian capital's tech sector.
Thousands of rush hour commuters are being told to expect delays and find alternate routes Friday morning after an overnight guideway fire forced Metro Vancouver's Expo Line SkyTrain to be shut down.