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Russia takes losses in failed river crossing, officials say

Russia takes losses in failed river crossing, officials say

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces suffered heavy losses in a Ukrainian attack that destroyed a pontoon bridge they were using to try to cross a river in the east, Ukrainian and British officials said in another sign of Moscow's struggle to salvage

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,099.81, up 400.76 points.) Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Up 66 cents, or 3.02 per cent, to $22.52 on 16.
S&P/TSX composite closes up 400 points in broad-based rally

S&P/TSX composite closes up 400 points in broad-based rally

Canada’s main stock index climbed Friday on a broad-based rally, bringing an end to what had been a six-day losing streak. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 400.14 points at 20,099.19. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 466.
Ex-nurse sentenced to probation in patient medication death

Ex-nurse sentenced to probation in patient medication death

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Bolder action needed on telco competition say industry watchers

Bolder action needed on telco competition say industry watchers

TORONTO — As the Competition Bureau seeks to block Rogers Communications Inc.'s takeover of Shaw Communications Inc.
Cineplex reports Q1 loss as revenue soars with customers returning to theatres

Cineplex reports Q1 loss as revenue soars with customers returning to theatres

TORONTO — Canadians are returning to cinemas after more than two years of COVID-19 measures, handing a revenue bump to the country's largest cinema chain. Cineplex Inc.
Tourism rebounding across Canada, but won't hit 2019 levels until 2023: Trade group

Tourism rebounding across Canada, but won't hit 2019 levels until 2023: Trade group

The World Travel and Tourism Council says the sector will come within sight of pre-pandemic levels of activity in Canada this year, but won't match 2019 numbers until next year as bottled-up demand is uncorked across the globe.
Elon Musk says Twitter deal 'temporarily on hold'

Elon Musk says Twitter deal 'temporarily on hold'

LONDON (AP) — Elon Musk said Friday that his plan to buy Twitter for $44 billion is “temporarily on hold” as he tries to pinpoint the exact number of spam and fake accounts on the social media platform, another twist amid signs of internal turmoil ov
N. Korea reports 6 deaths after admitting COVID-19 outbreak

N. Korea reports 6 deaths after admitting COVID-19 outbreak

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Six people have died and 350,000 have been treated for a fever that has spread “explosively” across North Korea, state media said Friday, a day after acknowledging a COVID-19 outbreak for the first time in the pandemic.
Russian threats push Finland toward joining NATO alliance

Russian threats push Finland toward joining NATO alliance

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Finland’s leaders Thursday came out in favor of applying to join NATO, and Sweden could do the same within days, in a historic realignment on the continent 2 1/2 months after Russian President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine