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Canada Soccer sponsor offers financial support to resolve dispute with women's team

Canada Soccer sponsor offers financial support to resolve dispute with women's team

GE Appliances says it is offering sponsorship money in hopes of helping resolve the labour impasse between Canada Soccer and the women's national team.
MPs summon Google CEO to Ottawa for blocking news access for some Canadians

MPs summon Google CEO to Ottawa for blocking news access for some Canadians

OTTAWA — The CEO of Google and other top executives are being summoned to appear before a parliamentary committee over the tech company's move to temporarily block some Canadians from accessing news through its search engine.
Google tests blocking news content for some Canadians in response to government bill

Google tests blocking news content for some Canadians in response to government bill

OTTAWA — Google is blocking some Canadian users from viewing news content in what the company says is a test run of a potential response to the Liberal government's online news bill.
New Netflix password sharing rules likely to be repeated by other streamers: experts

New Netflix password sharing rules likely to be repeated by other streamers: experts

TORONTO — Canadians who spent the month sorting out how to untangle Netflix accounts shared by loved ones after new policies came into effect this week should get used to the debacle.
Analysis: Telus now on Whitecaps jerseys, but telecom denies stadium sign is next

Analysis: Telus now on Whitecaps jerseys, but telecom denies stadium sign is next

Telus is on Vancouver Whitecaps jerseys through 2027, taking the place of original sponsor Bell. But don’t expect a Telus sign to replace the marquee on BC Place Stadium.
Opinion: Two high-profile crises prove that 'no comment' lengthens the media cycle

Opinion: Two high-profile crises prove that 'no comment' lengthens the media cycle

If you are the first to report your crisis, you’ll land better and recover quicker, writes Renu Bakshi
Vancouver Whitecaps will sport a new look this MLS season

Vancouver Whitecaps will sport a new look this MLS season

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps will have a new look and a new sponsor when they open the Major League Soccer season later this month.
Opinion: World Cup costs leave taxpayers scratching their heads

Opinion: World Cup costs leave taxpayers scratching their heads

Taxpayers will be on the hook for about half a million dollars for every minute of game time in the World Cup games in Vancouver.
BC Place planning suite expansion for FIFA 2026 World Cup

BC Place planning suite expansion for FIFA 2026 World Cup

When BC Place Stadium hosted the Women’s World Cup in 2015, FIFA’s contract prohibited the B.C. Sports Hall of Fame from opening on match days.
Netflix Canada begins password sharing crackdown, additional members cost $7.99

Netflix Canada begins password sharing crackdown, additional members cost $7.99

TORONTO — Netflix Canada is rolling out its long-anticipated plans to crack down on password sharing.