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Split no more, Spider-Man gets another swing with Marvel

Split no more, Spider-Man gets another swing with Marvel

LOS ANGELES — Spider-Man won't be leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe anytime soon. After a public fallout last month, Sony Pictures Entertainment and The Walt Disney Studios have found a way to work together.

U.N. aviation leaders cancel meeting in solidarity with climate change strikers

MONTREAL — A climate strike in Montreal today has prompted some organizations to shut their doors in solidarity — including a gathering of U.N. leaders in aviation, a field that has faced criticism for its emissions output.
Iranian president: US should end 'maximum pressure' policy

Iranian president: US should end 'maximum pressure' policy

NEW YORK — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urged the United States on Thursday to "cease this policy of maximum pressure" on his nation, saying it was driving the possibility of negotiations even further away. Rouhani stuck to his insistence that U.
Kenney defends oil curtailment program as maximum output inches higher

Kenney defends oil curtailment program as maximum output inches higher

BANFF, Alta. — Alberta's United Conservative government is again easing oil production limits for producers, setting a maximum production quota of 3.
Canopy Growth leads inaugural list of top 30 performing stocks on the TSX

Canopy Growth leads inaugural list of top 30 performing stocks on the TSX

TORONTO — Canopy Growth Corp. said the cannabis industry's credibility has received a boost after it topped the Toronto Stock Exchange's inaugural list of top 30 performing stocks over the past three years.
McDonald's launches Beyond Meat burger pilot in 28 Ontario restaurants

McDonald's launches Beyond Meat burger pilot in 28 Ontario restaurants

More than a year after A&W became the first Canadian fast-food chain to sell the Beyond Meat burger, McDonald's Canada is set to roll out a limited pilot of the plant-based patty to test its customer's appetite for vegetarian eats.

NY could add menthol to flavour ban as vaping groups sue

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York officials want to add menthol to the state's first-in-the-nation ban on the sale of flavoured e-cigarettes as the vaping industry seeks to block it, according to the governor's office. Democratic Gov.
Amazon offers a way to delete Alexa recordings automatically

Amazon offers a way to delete Alexa recordings automatically

NEW YORK — Users of Amazon's Alexa digital assistant can now request that recordings of their voice commands delete automatically. Amazon says it saves such commands to improve the service.
GM reverses course, says strikers will keep health coverage

GM reverses course, says strikers will keep health coverage

DETROIT — General Motors now says striking workers will get company-paid health insurance, nine days after telling the union that coverage would be cut off.
North American stock markets subdued despite U.S. impeachment frenzy

North American stock markets subdued despite U.S. impeachment frenzy

TORONTO — North American stock markets were relatively subdued Thursday despite the frenzy taking place in Washington, D.C. over efforts to impeach the U.S. president. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 6.11 points to 16,790.