If your flight is grounded by a WestJet pilots’ strike, you might be better off if you’re flying outside Canada than in, an airline passenger advocate warns. Canadian Business News

Growing numbers of millennials faced with precarious employment or wanting something other than a traditional nine-to-five job are turning to franchising. Canadian Business News

How do you tax a McDonald’s Happy Meal toy? A B.C. Supreme Court lawsuit seeks an answer. Canadian Business News

The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce’s latest quarterly earnings beat market expectations with a double-digit profit bump on strong earnings south of the border and at home, despite slowing domestic mortgage growth. Canadian Business News

Just over a week remains until the May 31 deadline for abandoning Kinder Morgan Canada’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, and no suitors have publicly emerged to step into the builder’s shoes. Canadian Business News

The price of the North American oil benchmark briefly touched $72 US a barrel late Tuesday despite the OPEC oil cartel publicly mulling boosting supply as soon as next month. Canadian Business News

U.S. President Donald Trump rails against Mexico and Canada’s efforts in renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, saying both neighbours have been very difficult. Canadian Business News

A number of Canadian retailers have seen their reputations improve his year, while a well known coffee and doughnut chain declined, according to an annual ranking published Wednesday. Canadian Business News

Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. Canadian Business News

The federal government has blocked the sale of Canadian construction company Aecon Group Inc. to Chinese interests, Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains’ office has confirmed. The controversial deal between Aecon and CCCI would have been worth $1.5 billion. Canadian Business News