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North American stock markets finish flat in absence of big geopolitical news

North American stock markets finish flat in absence of big geopolitical news

TORONTO — North American markets were in search of direction Tuesday as Congressional testimony by the U.S. Federal Reserve chairman failed to ignite much trading reaction.
Legal experts: Musk conduct unlikely to bring harsh penalty

Legal experts: Musk conduct unlikely to bring harsh penalty

DETROIT — For about four months, Elon Musk behaved, adhering to the terms of a court settlement that required his prolific posts on Twitter to be approved by a lawyer if there were a chance they could mislead investors. Then came 13 words on Feb.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,067.91, up 10.88 points ). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 61 cents, or 6.36 per cent, to $10.20 on 17.7 million shares.

Oil curtailment mistakes spawn costly Alberta rail plan, Husky execs say

CALGARY — The Alberta government's decision to spend $3.7 billion to move more crude by rail is an unintended consequence of its poorly considered production cut order, executives with Husky Energy Inc. charged on Tuesday.
Dior celebrates sisterhood, 'impertinent' girls in Paris

Dior celebrates sisterhood, 'impertinent' girls in Paris

PARIS — Designer Maria Grazia Chiuri once again celebrated feminism and sisterhood in her collection for Christian Dior at Paris Fashion Week, delving into the independent youth subculture styles of 1950s Britain.
US appeals court clears AT&T's $81B purchase of Time Warner

US appeals court clears AT&T's $81B purchase of Time Warner

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Tuesday cleared AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, rejecting the Trump administration's claims that the $81 billion deal will harm consumers and reduce competition in the TV industry. The ruling by the U.S.
New Brunswick seafood giant announces product line with Martha Stewart

New Brunswick seafood giant announces product line with Martha Stewart

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — A fast-growing New Brunswick seafood giant is partnering with lifestyle guru Martha Stewart for a new product line. Cooke Aquaculture Inc.
R. Kelly's affinity for McDonald's dates to childhood

R. Kelly's affinity for McDonald's dates to childhood

CHICAGO — When R.

B.C. moves on consumer protections with payday loan law amendments

VICTORIA — British Columbia is amending consumer protection law to offer more safeguards for people forced to turn to high-cost loan services and risk being caught in an endless cycle of debt payments.
Macy's announces multiyear restructuring plan

Macy's announces multiyear restructuring plan

NEW YORK — Macy's announced a multiyear money-saving restructuring program that it says will shrink its management structure and make the department store more nimble in a fiercely competitive environment.