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Mitsubishi Motors to relocate North America HQ to Tennessee

Mitsubishi Motors to relocate North America HQ to Tennessee

NASHVILLE — Mitsubishi Motors announced on Tuesday that it is relocating its North America headquarters from California to Tennessee, a move that will bring the Japanese automaker closer to its sister company Nissan and strengthen Tennessee's growing
US home price growth slows for 13th straight month in April

US home price growth slows for 13th straight month in April

WASHINGTON — U.S. home price gains slowed for the 13th straight month in April, evidence that weaker demand is keeping prices in check even as mortgage rates fall. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 2.
Group Mach reaches deal with Quebec, drops financing condition of Transat bid

Group Mach reaches deal with Quebec, drops financing condition of Transat bid

MONTREAL — Group Mach Inc. says it has reached a non-binding agreement with the Quebec government in connection with its bid for Transat AT Inc. and dropped a key financing condition.
Iran says 'idiotic' new US sanctions shut doors of diplomacy

Iran says 'idiotic' new US sanctions shut doors of diplomacy

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran warned Tuesday that new U.S.
US new-home sales fell 7.8% in May

US new-home sales fell 7.8% in May

WASHINGTON — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets.
SpaceX launches hefty rocket with 24 satellites

SpaceX launches hefty rocket with 24 satellites

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites Tuesday, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, solar sail, a clean and green rocket fuel testbed, and even human ashes.
Statistics Canada reports wholesale sales rose 1.7 per cent in April

Statistics Canada reports wholesale sales rose 1.7 per cent in April

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says wholesale sales increased 1.7 per cent to $65.3 billion in April, boosted by the motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and accessories subsector. The result topped the 0.
Top Austrian court says Ukrainian oligarch can be sent to US

Top Austrian court says Ukrainian oligarch can be sent to US

VIENNA — Austria's Supreme Court of Justice has ruled that a Ukrainian oligarch who prosecutors say had business ties to President Donald Trump's ex-campaign manager, Paul Manafort, can be extradited to the United States in a bribery case.

Controversial columnist Margaret Went takes buyout from Globe and Mail

TORONTO — Globe and Mail columnist Margaret Wente is among several reporters to take a voluntary buyout as the newspaper looks to trim $10 million from its annual budget.

Garneau approves sale of WestJet to Onex at price reduced by 737 Max issues

CALGARY — Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau has given his approval to the proposed $3.5-billion acquisition of WestJet Airlines by Onex Corp.