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The Latest: Plan to allow drug imports will take time

The Latest: Plan to allow drug imports will take time

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump's plan to lower prescription drug prices (all times local): 6:20 p.m.
Spin Master beats expectations even though Q2 profit falls to US$10.2 million

Spin Master beats expectations even though Q2 profit falls to US$10.2 million

TORONTO — Spin Master Corp. beat expectations even though the Canadian toy maker says its net profit plummeted to US$10.2 million in the second-quarter. The Toronto-based company, which reports in U.S.

Tweet could get Elon Musk in trouble with regulators - again

NEW YORK — Once again, Tesla CEO Elon Musk could be in hot soup with U.S. securities regulators, this time for tweeting a forecast for solar roof production. At 8:54 p.m.
Boris Johnson visits Belfast as Brexit woes hurt UK economy

Boris Johnson visits Belfast as Brexit woes hurt UK economy

LONDON — New British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday finished his rocky debut tour of the U.K.
Privacy commissioner opens investigation into Capital One data breach

Privacy commissioner opens investigation into Capital One data breach

OTTAWA — The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada says it is investigating a data breach at Capital One that has affected six million Canadians after receiving complaints from customers.
US officials say key rail safety technology 90% complete

US officials say key rail safety technology 90% complete

WASHINGTON — The railroad industry has installed safety technology on nearly 90% of tracks where it is required, federal officials said Wednesday, but "significant work" is needed to ensure the technology is completely installed by a December 2020 de

Sun Life net income drops 15.7 per cent to $595 million in second quarter

TORONTO — Sun Life Financial Inc. says its net income decreased 15.7 per cent to $595 million in the second quarter. The Toronto-based insurance provider says it earned $1 per diluted share for the period ended June 30, down from $1.
Dolphins Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dead at 78

Dolphins Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dead at 78

MIAMI — Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti, an undersized overachiever who helped lead the Miami Dolphins to the NFL's only perfect season and became a leader in the effort to cure paralysis, has died. He was 78.
Kinross to buy Russian gold project for US$283 million, beats on earnings

Kinross to buy Russian gold project for US$283 million, beats on earnings

TORONTO — Kinross Gold Corp. says it will buy a gold project in eastern Russia for US$283 million from N-Mining Ltd. to add to its holdings in the country.
North American stock markets fall on disappointment over Fed rate cut decision

North American stock markets fall on disappointment over Fed rate cut decision

TORONTO — The Federal Reserve's first interest rate cut in a decade sent North American stock markets lower Wednesday as investors expressed disappointment that further cuts aren't guaranteed. The U.S. central bank cut its rate by 0.