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Corus Entertainment reports $19.9M Q4 profit, revenue up 13% from year ago

Corus Entertainment reports $19.9M Q4 profit, revenue up 13% from year ago

TORONTO — Corus Entertainment Inc. reported a fourth-quarter profit of $19.9 million, down from $30.3 million in the same quarter last year, as its revenue grew more than 10 per cent.
Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kids

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kids

Pfizer says kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine are safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing infections in elementary school children. Details of the study were posted online Friday as U.S.
COVID vaccine: CDC expands booster rollout, OKs mixing shots

COVID vaccine: CDC expands booster rollout, OKs mixing shots

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions more Americans can get a COVID-19 booster and choose a different company’s vaccine for that next shot, federal health officials said Thursday.
California proposes new oil drilling ban near neighborhoods

California proposes new oil drilling ban near neighborhoods

SACRAMENTO, Calif.

Regulator lays charges against Tidewater Midstream for acidic water release

CALGARY — The Alberta Energy Regulator has laid charges against Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd. for a release of acidic water in west-central Alberta. The regulator says the release occurred in Oct.
CBC to require proof of vaccination for staff, freelancers as of Dec. 1

CBC to require proof of vaccination for staff, freelancers as of Dec. 1

CBC/Radio-Canada says it will require anyone accessing the company's locations to be vaccinated starting Dec. 1 in a mandate that includes staff, freelancers, performers, guests and contractors.
Edward Rogers out as chair of Rogers Communications as boardroom drama continues

Edward Rogers out as chair of Rogers Communications as boardroom drama continues

TORONTO — Edward Rogers is out as board chair of Rogers Communications Inc., a move that comes as the latest development in a boardroom drama that has prompted the departure of a senior executive and the launch of an executive oversight committee.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (21,212.39, down 24.20 points.) Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Down 59 cents, or 2.07 per cent, to $27.94 on seven million shares.
S&P/TSX composite hits new record, while U.S. stock markets mixed

S&P/TSX composite hits new record, while U.S. stock markets mixed

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index closed at a new record high for its 12th straight day of gains on the back of a strong performance from the industrials sector, while U.S. markets were mixed.
Fed imposes sweeping new limits on policymakers' investments

Fed imposes sweeping new limits on policymakers' investments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is imposing a broad new set of restrictions on the investments its officials can own, a response to questionable recent trades that forced two top Fed officials to resign.