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Warner Bros. axes 'Batgirl,' won’t release $90M HBO Max film

Warner Bros. axes 'Batgirl,' won’t release $90M HBO Max film

NEW YORK (AP) — In a highly unusual move that rattled Hollywood, Warner Bros. axed the “Batgirl” film planned for HBO Max, opting to shelve the $90 million film as the reorganized studio revamps its approach to streaming and DC Comics films.
Sun Life profits fall on DentaQuest acquisition, 'unfavourable' market impacts

Sun Life profits fall on DentaQuest acquisition, 'unfavourable' market impacts

TORONTO — Sun Life Financial Inc. says it earned $785 million or $1.34 per share in the second quarter of 2022, a 13 per cent decrease from the prior year.
Fertilizer giant Nutrien Ltd. earns US$3.6B as global demand surges

Fertilizer giant Nutrien Ltd. earns US$3.6B as global demand surges

SASKATOON — Nutrien Ltd. says its net profit increased 224 per cent to US$3.6 billion in the second quarter as the war in Ukraine continues to put pressure on global agriculture markets. The Saskatoon-based fertilizer producer — which reports in U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (19,545.94, up 40.61 points.) Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up eight cents, or 0.14 per cent, to $56.71 on 10.5 million shares.
North American markets rally on corporate earnings, eased geopolitical tensions

North American markets rally on corporate earnings, eased geopolitical tensions

CALGARY — North American markets rallied Wednesday against the backdrop of another day of strong corporate earnings as well as easing investor anxiety about U.S.-China relations. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 40.61 points at 19,545.94.
Ellen Pompeo cutting back on her 'Grey's Anatomy' episodes

Ellen Pompeo cutting back on her 'Grey's Anatomy' episodes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Meredith Grey will be cutting back her workload on “Grey's Anatomy.
Greater Vancouver home sales down 43% from last July, 23% from June: REBGV

Greater Vancouver home sales down 43% from last July, 23% from June: REBGV

VANCOUVER — The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says last month's home sales were down a whopping 43 per cent from last July and 23 per cent from this past June. Sales in the region totalled 1,887 last month and were 35.
Bus maker NFI Group Inc. reports loss in second quarter, revenue down

Bus maker NFI Group Inc. reports loss in second quarter, revenue down

WINNIPEG — Global supply chain constraints, inflation and restructuring costs put pressure on NFI Group Inc.'s second quarter earnings, but the company said Wednesday that the outlook is improving.
Dye & Durham exploring options after U.K. regulator orders it to sell TM Group

Dye & Durham exploring options after U.K. regulator orders it to sell TM Group

Dye & Durham says it is considering its options after the United Kingdom's competition regulator said the company must sell a 2021 acquisition due to competition concerns.
Cannabis company Tilray signs distribution agreement with Southern Glazer's

Cannabis company Tilray signs distribution agreement with Southern Glazer's

NEW YORK — Tilray Brands Inc. says its wellness division has signed a distribution agreement with Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits.