Jackie Ruryk

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Jackie Ruryk is a senior writer and editor with CBC News.

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Widespread mislabelling of seafood reported in cities across Canada

There are "alarming rates of seafood fraud" in Canadian restaurants and stores, and consumers are getting ripped off, according to a new report by an ocean advocacy group.

Health Canada says processed-food makers aren't cutting enough salt

Health Canada says its strategy to get some of the salt out of processed foods has produced a reduction in sodium "much lower than anticipated."

What Canadian business hopes to get from NAFTA talks

Canadian businesses are hoping U.S. negotiators will be receptive to maintaining, if not improving, the current cross-border flow of goods and workers as the North American Free Trade Agreement is renegotiated, starting today.

Baby boomers not to blame for youth unemployment

Baby boomers are not crowding younger people out of the workforce, according to a research paper that challenges the "labour lump" theory.

Tallying U.S. President Donald Trump's legal wins and losses

U.S. President Donald Trump's latest legal setback involving the Environmental Protection Agency has drawn attention to his highly active record in the courts. Here is a look at the outcomes of some other legal fights Trump has faced.

Brexit voters may have been driven by fear more than reason

Britain has voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, toppling the David Cameron government and sending global markets plunging. It's a choice that may have come from the gut rather than the head.

Can Donald Trump be stopped? What's next in the U.S. presidential race

Brace for a barrage of advertising targeting Donald Trump now that the billionaire businessman has moved closer to winning the Republican presidential nomination. There may be other moves the party establishment has in store as well.

HPV vaccine: The growing campaign for including boys

It makes economic sense to give the HPV vaccine to boys, say advocates calling for fully funded school immunization programs beyond those that only protect girls.

Federal election 2015: How media coverage of debates could change

When the federal leaders' debates are held ahead of the next election, they may not be available in the traditional way, airing live on the main television networks. But in the digital era, does it matter how the message gets out?

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