Report says top CEOs to earn more by lunch than average worker in 2017

David Paddon, THE CANADIAN PRESS Jan 3, 2017 , Last Updated: 6:15 PM ET TORONTO — Before lunchtime Tuesday, Canada’s highest-paid CEOs were projected to earn as much as the average working person does all year, says a report released by a think tank that tracks executive compensation. The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives estimates…

Janet Jackson, husband welcome son Eissa Al Mana

Janet Jackson’s latest escapade: motherhood. The 50-year-old pop superstar and husband Wissam Al Mana welcomed their son, Eissa Al Mana, on Tuesday, a representative for the singer said. “Janet had a stress-free healthy delivery and is resting comfortably. No further details are available at this time,” the statement read. Last year Jackson postponed her tour…

Strome’s performance somewhat underwhelming so far

Michael Traikos, Postmedia Network Jan 3, 2017 , Last Updated: 4:29 PM ET MONTREAL — To be honest, Dylan Strome isn’t looking to become a hero. The job’s too darn stressful, he said. When it comes to the world junior championship, Canada has a rich history of players who have stepped up and scored big-time…

Money Manners: Tipping

A few weeks ago two service repairmen visited our home to fix our HVAC units. My husband tipped them each $ 20 on their way out because they’d been extra helpful. One man happily accepted, while the other kindly declined. Can you guess why? It’s tricky. It’s not always clear how much we should tip…

5 new retail technologies coming to a store near you

LAS VEGAS—Tomorrow’s retail stores want to take a page from their online rivals by embracing advanced technology — everything from helpful robots to interactive mirrors to shelves embedded with sensors. The goal: Use these real-world store features to lure shoppers back from the internet, and maybe even nudge them to spend more in the process.…

USATODAY – Nation Top Stories

USATODAY – Nation Top StoriesGANNETT Syndication ServiceSearch for missing plane with 6 onboard continuesIs your city crawling with bed bugs?Millionaire investors take refuge in Kentucky farmsWendy’s Twitter account gives up its chillBed bugs are getting harder to kill these daysWH says GOP move on ethics panel is revealingTrump Golf Club in Dubai raises questionsRaw: Scissors…