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Weston family selling Selfridges to Thailand's Central Group and Austria-based Signa

Weston family selling Selfridges to Thailand's Central Group and Austria-based Signa

TORONTO — The billionaire Weston family is selling its luxury British department store chain Selfridges to Thailand's Central Group and Austrian real estate group Signa.
LA police kill teen girl while firing shots at male suspect

LA police kill teen girl while firing shots at male suspect

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police fatally shot a 14-year-old girl who was inside a clothing store dressing room Thursday as they fired at a suspect who had assaulted a woman earlier, authorities said.
Jury in Elizabeth Holmes trial hears replay of her boasts

Jury in Elizabeth Holmes trial hears replay of her boasts

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Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (21,218.93), up 148.88 points. ECN Capital Corp. (TSX:ENC). Financial Services. Down $6.87, or 56.27 per cent, to $5.34 on 9.9 million shares.
Canada's main stock index climbs in broad rally as Omicron fears ease

Canada's main stock index climbs in broad rally as Omicron fears ease

Canada's main stock index posted a third day of gains Thursday as severe angst over the Omicron variant eased slightly amid encouraging COVID-19 developments. The S&P/TSX composite index rose 148.88 points to 21,218.
B.C. businesses can apply for grant to offset latest COVID-19 shutdown costs

B.C. businesses can apply for grant to offset latest COVID-19 shutdown costs

VANCOUVER — New one-time grants are on the way for businesses in British Columbia that were forced to shut down by the latest COVID-19 restrictions.
More Canadians getting their pot from legal channels than ever before: Health Canada

More Canadians getting their pot from legal channels than ever before: Health Canada

TORONTO — An annual Health Canada survey suggests that Canadians purchased more cannabis from legal sources in 2021 than ever before, with sales from brick-and-mortar retail stores tipping into the majority for the first time since legalization.

Dye & Durham acquisition of TM Group in U.K. draws scrutiny from regulators

TORONTO — Canadian software company Dye & Durham Ltd. says U.K. regulators are taking a closer look at its roughly $157 million acquisition of TM Group Ltd. that closed in July.
Statistics Canada says economy grew 0.8% in October, sees gain in November

Statistics Canada says economy grew 0.8% in October, sees gain in November

OTTAWA — The Canadian economy kept up its streak of monthly gains in October and appears to have done so again in November, which has left total economic activity within a statistical inch of where it was before COVID-19 hit.
Activist shareholder blames CN board as preferred CEO candidate bows out

Activist shareholder blames CN board as preferred CEO candidate bows out

MONTREAL — An activist shareholder of Canadian National Railway Co. has blamed the company's board of directors for failing to secure its preferred candidate for a new chief executive of the railway.
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